The Hindu - Newspapers

The Hindu is a leading English-language Indian daily newspaper. With a circulation of 1.27 million, The Hindu is the second-largest English daily in India after Times of India, and slightly ahead of the Economic Times. It has its largest base of circulation in South India, especially Tamil Nadu. Headquartered at Chennai (formerly called Madras), The Hindu was published weekly when it was launched in 1878, and started publishing daily in 1889. The Hindu became, in 1995, the first Indian newspaper to offer an online edition.[1] The Hindu is the most circulated periodical in India with a circulation of 1,102,783 copies.[citation needed] According to the Indian Readership Survey 2008 (Round 2) The Hindu is the third most widely read English newspaper in India (after Times of India and Hindustan Times) with a readership of 5.2 million.[2] The Hindu is published from 13 locations - Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kochi, Madurai, Mangalore, Thiruvananthapuram, Tiruchirapalli, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam and Kolkata. < Read less Read more >

The Hindu