What is the first Bengali newspaper name?

What is the first Bengali newspaper name?

Bengal Gazetti
Bengal Gazetti was a historic Bengali weekly newspaper published in India in 1816 or 1818 and is one of the oldest publications in India. It is believed to the first Bengali Language newspaper.

What is the old name of Kolkata?

Kolkata was always called Kolkata in Bengali — derived from the name of one of the three villages said to have become the modern city of Kolkata. But the British called it Calcutta.

Which is the old newspaper in India?


Name Language of publication Founded
The Hitavada English 1911
The Hindu English 1878
Hindustan Times English 1924
The Indian Express English 1931

What is the first Bengali political newspaper?

“Digdarshan” was the first Bengali political magazine in our country. This magazine was first published in 1818 by John Clark Marshman in the Srirampur.

What is the cost of 1 kg paper?

According to the IARPMA, from a pre-COVID-19 price range of ₹10-₹13 per kg, waste paper prices have surged to ₹22-₹24 a kg impacting the industry adversely. Kraft waste paper prices have also reached ₹22 per kg as against ₹10 during pre-COVID-19 period.

Which is the oldest existing newspaper?

Wiener Zeitung, the Austrian government’s official gazette, was first published in 1703 and is considered to be the oldest surviving daily newspaper in the world. The publication enjoys a monopoly of the printing of new company registrations, financial results and other statements required under Austria’s laws.

What was the first newspaper called?

The first newspaper in the United States, Publick Occurrences Both Forreign and Domestick (Boston, September 1690), was suppressed by the colonial governor after one issue. In 1704 the Boston News-letter began publication as a weekly issued by the postmaster.