(Last Updated on : 25-09-2017)
Tamil language newspapers act as prominent sources of information on a wide range of subjects. These regional newspapers
are responsible for creating awareness among the people about various social events and issues and connecting different parts of the nation. Some of these newspapers are described below:
Dina Thanthi is a Tamil daily newspaper, which was established by S. P. Adithanar in Madurai
in the year 1942. It is a pioneer in the media
industry of Tamil Nadu
. The newspaper is known to be the largest Tamil daily and the ninth largest daily in India in terms of circulation. The newspaper is printed in 16 cities
across India and in Dubai (U.A.E Edition). There are various supplements of the newspaper
Dinakaran is a Tamil daily newspaper published from the important cities of Tamil Nadu
. A person named K. P. Kandasamy is credited with the foundation of this newspaper. The newspaper was started in 1977. The owner of this newspaper is media conglomerate, Sun Network. The newspaper is known to be second largest circulated Tamil daily in India, after Dina Thanthi. The newspaper is printed in 12 cities across India.
Dina Mani is a Tamil daily newspaper owned by The New Indian Express
Group. It was started in 1933. Some of the places from where the newspaper is published are Bengaluru
, Madurai, New Delhi
Dina Malar is a Tamil daily launched at Thiruvananthapuram
in September, 1951. A person named T. V. Ramasubbaiyer is credited with the establishment of this newspaper. Its headquarters is located at Chennai. It is popular for its strict conscious reporting. The newspaper fearlessly surfaces social defects. The newspaper is known to be independent of any political party
Nellai Maalai Murasu
Nellai Maalai Murasu is Tamil daily evening newspaper. The owner of this newspaper is Daily Thanti Group. A person named S. P. Adithanar is credited with the foundation of this newspaper.
The format in which the newspaper is published is broadsheet.
Other Tamil Language Newspapers
Malai Malar is a daily evening newspaper published in Tamil language
and is owned by the Daily Thanti Group. Some of the other Tamil language
newspapers are Swadesamitran
, Tamil Murasu (India), Theekkathir and Kurangu Kusala.