Who published the first Indian newspaper write the name of the paper?

What is the name of the first newspaper published?

Johann Carolus (1575-1634) was the publisher of the Relation aller Furnemmen und gedenckwurdigen Historien (Collection of all Distinguished and Commemorable News). The `Relation’ is recognized by the World Association of Newspapers, as well as many authors, as the world’s first newspaper.

What is the first name of newspaper in India?

First newspaper: Bengal Gazette (James Hicky)

The first newspaper in India was published on January 29, 1780, by James Augustus Hicky under the British Raj and its name was ‘The Bengal Gazette. ‘ It was also called as ‘Calcutta General Advertiser’ and people remember it as ‘Hicky’s Gazette.

When was the first newspaper of India published?

Hicky’s Bengal Gazette

Front page of Hicky’s Bengal Gazette, 10 March 1781, from the University of Heidelberg’s archives.
Type Weekly newspaper
Founded 29 January 1780
Ceased publication 30 March 1782
Headquarters 67 Radha Bazar Kolkata, India

Who published the first newspaper?

The newsletter usually accorded primacy as a definite newspaper is the Relation of Strasbourg, first printed in 1609 by Johann Carolus. A close rival is the Avisa Relation oder Zeitung (Zeitung is the German word for “newspaper”), founded in the same year by Heinrich Julius, duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel.

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Who published the first newspaper in India?

The correct answer is James Augustus Hickey. Hickey’s Bengal Gazette was a weekly English newspaper published from Calcutta, India by the Irishman James Augustus Hickey. It was the first newspaper of the sub-continent and was started in 1780.

Who is the father of newspaper?

James Augustus Hicky was an Irishman who launched the first printed newspaper in India, Hicky’s Bengal Gazette.

James Augustus Hicky
Born 1740 Ireland
Died October 1802
Nationality Irish
Residence Kolkata, India

Where was the first newspaper published in world?

The first printed newspapers were published weekly in Germany from 1609.

Which was the first Hindi newspaper published in India?

On May 30, 1826, India’s first Hindi newspaper, Udant Martand (The Rising Sun), was published from Kolkata. The weekly newspaper was started by Pandit Jugal Kishore Shukla and the first issue had a print run of 500 copies.

Which is oldest newspaper in India?

In the heart of south Mumbai’s heritage Fort precinct, a bright red building houses the unassuming offices of an enduring institution that will soon turn 200 — Gujarati daily ‘Mumbai Samachar’.