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List of newspapers in Bangladesh

This list of newspapers in Bangladesh is a list of newspapers printed and distributed in Bangladesh. Newspapers published in Bangladesh are written in Bengali or English versions. Most Bangladeshi daily newspapers are usually printed in broadsheets; few daily tabloids exist. Daily newspapers in Bangladesh are published in the capital, Dhaka, as well as in major regional cities such as Chittagong, Khulna, Rajshahi, Sylhet and Barisal. All daily newspapers are morning editions; there are no evening editions in Bangladesh. Some newspapers offer online versions.

Contents

  • Daily newspapers 1
    • Bengali-language newspapers 1.1
    • English-language newspapers 1.2
    • Online newspapers 1.3
    • Suspended publications 1.4
    • Defunct newspapers 1.5
  • News agencies 2
  • Regional news networks 3
  • See also 4
  • External links 5
  • References 6

Daily newspapers

Bengali-language newspapers

Newspaper name Year
founded
Owner/Publisher Editor Region Circulation Website
English Bengali
Alokito Bangladesh আলোকিত বাংলাদেশ 2013 Alokito Media Ltd. Kazi Rafiqul Alam National Bengali
Amader Shomoy দৈনিক আমাদের সময় 2003 New Vision Limited[1][2] Abu Hasan Shahriar[2] National Bengali
Amar Desh দৈনিক আমার দেশ 2004 Amar Desh Publications[3] Mahmudur Rahman[3][4][5] National 200,000[6] Bengali
Bangladesh Pratidin বাংলাদেশ প্রতিদিন East West Media Group[7] Nayem Nizam[5][7][8] National Bengali / English
Bhorer Kagoj ভোরের কাগজ 1992 Shyamal Dutta[4][9] National Bengali
Bonik Barta বণিক বার্তা Dewan Hanif Mahmud[10] National Bengali
The Daily Azadi দৈনিক আজাদী MA Malek[9][10] Chittagong Bengali
Daily Bir Chattagram Mancha দৈনিক বীর চট্টগ্রাম মঞ্চ 1997 Syed Omar Farooq Chittagong Bengali
Daily Destiny দৈনিক ডেস্টিনি National Bengali
Daily Dinkal[11] দৈনিক দিনকাল Rezwan Siddiqui[4] National Bengali
The Daily Inqilab দৈনিক ইনকিলাব A.M.M. Bahauddin[4][5][9] National Bengali
The Daily Ittefaq দৈনিক ইত্তেফাক 1953 Ittefaq Group of Publications Ltd. Anwar Hossain Monju National Bengali / English
The Daily Janakantha দৈনিক জনকণ্ঠ 1993 Mohammad Atikullah Khan National Bengali
The Daily Jugantor[11] দৈনিক যুগান্তর Salma Islam[4][5] National Bengali
Daily Manab Zamin দৈনিক মানবজমিন 1997 Matiur Rahman Chowdhury[4][5][9] National Bengali
Daily Naya Diganta দৈনিক নয়াদিগন্ত 2004 Alamgir Mahiuddin[4][5] National Bengali / English
Daily Purbavash দৈনিক পূর্বাভাস 1992 Mahmudur Rahman Khan National Bengali
Daily Sangram দৈনিক সংগ্রাম Mohammad Abul Asad[4] National Bengali
Jai Jai Din যায় যায় দিন Kazi Rukanuddin Ahmed National Bengali
Kaler Kantho কালের কন্ঠ 2010 East West Media Group[12] Imdadul Haq Milon[5][8] National Bengali
Daily Karatoa দৈনিক করতোয়া Mozammel Haque[9] National Bengali
Prothom Alo দৈনিক প্রথমআলো 1998[13] Media Star Limited/Transcom Group Matiur Rahman[4][5][9][13] National 501,878[14] Bengali / English
Samakal দৈনিক সমকাল 2005 Golam Sarwar[4][5][9] National Bengali
Shokaler Khobor সকালের খবর Rashid-un-Nabi[4] National Bengali
Suprobhat Bangladesh দৈনিক সুপ্রভাত বাংলাদেশ Suprobhat Media Limited Rousseau Mahmud Chittagong Bengali

English-language newspapers

Newspaper name Year
founded
Owner/Publisher Editor Circulation Website
The Bangladesh Today[15] 2002 Md. Jobaer Alam Iffat Hossain English
Dhaka Courier[11] Enayetullah Khan English
Dhaka Tribune 2013[16] Zafar Sobhan[16] English
The Daily Star 1991 Mahfuz Anam[4][5][9] English
Daily Sun (Bangladesh) East West Media Group Amir Hossain English
HNKC News 2013 Sujoy Das English
Financial Express (Bangladesh)[11] 1993[17] International Publications Limited Moazzem Hossain[4][5][9] English
The Independent[11] Independent Publications Limited M. Shamsur Rahman[4][5][9] English
New Age[11] Nurul Kabir[4][5] English
The New Nation Mostafa Kamal Majumder[4][5] English
News Today[11] Newscorp Publications Riazuddin Ahmed[4][5][9] English
Weekly Blitz[11] 2003[18] Salah Choudhury English

Online newspapers

Newspaper name Year
founded
Owner/Publisher Editor Circulation[1] Website
English Bengali
ictworldnews24.com আইসিটি ওয়ার্ল্ড নিউজ ২৪. কম 2011 Muhammad Mamunur Rashid Muhammad Mamunur Rashid[4] 7,210,440 (August 2015)[19] Bengali / English
somokal24.com সমকাল২৪ 2014 Azizul Bulu,Shahjahan,Rani Bangla and English News 24 Hours Ltd. Somokal IT Department Bengali / English
bdnews24.com বিডি নিউজ ২৪ 2005 Bangladesh News 24 Hours Ltd. Toufique Imrose Khalidi[4] 6,250,000 (April 2015)[20] Bengali / English
Banglanews24.com বাংলা নিউজ ২৪ 2010 East West Media Group Alamgir Hossain Bengali / English
Sheershanews শীর্ষ নিউজ Ekramul Haque Bengali
bdmorning.com বিডিমর্নিং.কম 2015 Ehsans Ltd Sajib Sarkar Bengali / English
The report24 দ্য রিপোর্ট Touhidul Islam Mintu Bengali
Banglamail 24 বাংলামেইল Shahadat Ullah Khan Bengali
BBC Bangla বিবিসি বাংলা বিবিসি Bengali
Focus Bangla ফোকাস বাংলা 2010 Bengali
Share Bazaar News শেয়ারবাজার নিউজ 2014 M.M. Sunny Ahmed Obaidur Rahman Shaheen Bengali
Dhaka Times ঢাকা টাইমস Arifur Rahman Bengali
CtgTribune সিটিজি ট্রিবিউন 2014 Copyright "CtgTribune" 14163-copper MD. Sk. Razay Rabby Bengali
Bdview24 বিডিভিউ Muhammad Nabil English & Bengali
Natun Barta নতুন বার্তা Sardar Forid Ahmed Bengali
Poriborton পরিবর্তন Bengali
Jago News 24 জাগো নিউজ Sujon Mahmud Bengali
RTNN আরটিএনএন Elias Hossain Bengali
NTV এনটিভি Bengali
Bangla Tribune বাংলা ট্রিবিউন Kazi Anis Ahmed Bengali
Rajpath24 রাজপথ২৪ ডটকম 2014 M M Rana Bengali
Rajniti Protidin রাজনীতি প্রতিদিন 2014 Book-maker Publication (Bangladesh) Ltd. Iftekhar Amin 5,82,348 (August 2015) Bengali
Local newspaper name Year
founded
Owner/publisher Editor Circulation[2] Website
English Bengali
Bhorer Barta ভোরের বারতা 2014 Md. Al-Amin Khan Md. Al-Amin Khan
1 News BD ওয়ান নিউজ বিডি 2012 Al Mamun Shaon M. Zaman Kaka Bengali
Akash24 আকাশ ২৪ 2014 Bengali
chandpurtimes.com চাঁদপুর টাইমস 2014 Prochar media Ltd Kazi Mohammad Ibrahim Jewel [4]
Barisal News বরিশাল নিউজ 2014 Barisal News Media Group Hassan Saheena Azmeen Bengali
Business 24 BD বিজনেস ২৪ বিডি 2014 Jibon Islam Bengali
Islamic News 24 ইসলামিক নিউজ ২৪ 2011 S.M. Sakhawat Hossain Bengali
Chandpur Diganta দৈনিক চাঁদপুর দিগন্ত 2014 The Daily Chandpur Diganta Ad. Mohammad Shajan Mia [5]
Lakshmipur 24 লক্ষ্মীপুর ২৪ 2012 Media-Lakshmipur Ltd Sana Ullah Sanu Bengali
Lekhapora 24 লেখাপড়া ২৪ 2014 Mohammad Imtiaz Bengali
News Media BD 24 নিউজ মিডিয়া বিডি ২৪ 2013 Newsmediabd24.com Group Ltd. Kamrul Hassan Rony Bengali
Satkahan সাতকাহন 2008 Satkahan Media Abu Zafar Bengali / English
Shironaam শিরোনাম ডট কম 2012 Tahsin Ahmed Shironaam Media Bengali
Tangail Darpan টাঙ্গাইল দর্পণ 2015 Abu Taher Bengali
TechandTeen.com টেক অ্যান্ড টিন 2014 English
Yes News 24 ইয়েস নিউজ ২৪ 2013 Yes News Media Ltd. M.A.J Kajol Bengali
Islamic News 24 ইসলামিক নিউজ ২৪ 2011 S.M. Sakhawat Hossain Bengali
  1. ^ Circulation is defined as the number of unique visitors in a single month.
  2. ^ Circulation is defined as the number of unique visitors in a single month.

Suspended publications

  • Shersha Kagoj and Sheershanews.com, the government suspended the weekly and its online website in 2011 after releasing the editor Ekramul Haque after four months in prison[4][21]

Defunct newspapers

  • Ajker Kagoj (Bengali: দৈনিক আজকের কাগজ; "Today's Paper"), a Bengali-language newspaper published in the modern approach between 1991-2007
  • The Azad (Bengali: দৈনিক আজাদ; "Daily Free"), a Bengali-language newspaper published between 1936-1992
  • The Bangladesh Observer, an English-language daily published between 1949-2010 and last edited by Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury[4]
  • Kishore Bangla, a Bengali juvenile weekly published between 1977-1983

News agencies

Regional news networks

  • Asia News Network, a cooperative of primarily Asian newspapers that share news items with members
  • Forum, a human rights oriented magazine published between 1969-1971, re-established in 2006
  • ICE Today, an English-language fashion and lifestyle magazine
  • Likhoni, a Bengali current affairs magazine published since 2013
  • Monthly Bahgalir Ekushea, a Bengali current affairs magazine published from Brahman Baria since 2016
  • Natunpata[24]
  • Perspective
  • ShikkhaBichitra, a national weekly newspaper on education, human resource and socio-economic development; published since 1993
  • Urboshi[25]
  • Weekly Alokito Chattagram, a Bengali current affairs magazine published from Chittagong since 2004
  • Weekly Holiday, an English-language weekly newspaper[11]
  • Weekly Nayapodokkhep, a Bengali weekly
  • Weekly Shaptahik, a Bengali weekly magazine published from Bangladesh since 2007[26]
  • Weekly Shomoyer Shathe
  • The Weekly View, a bilingual newspaper published in Bangla and English from Brahmanbaria since 2005; publisher and editor is Sheikh Md. Shahidul Islam; e-mail: theweeklyview2005@gmail.com

See also

External links

  • Bangla Newspaper | All Bangladeshi Newspapers - All bangla newspaper in a single page.
  • Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha website
  • United News of Bangladesh website
  • Mediadirectorybd.com, a directory of newspapers and other media.

References

  1. ^ "Nayeemul no longer publisher of Amader Shomoy". New Age (Bangladesh). 2012-08-09. Retrieved 2013-03-29. 
  2. ^ a b "Hasan Shahriar Amader Shomoy Editor". banglanews24.com. 2012-09-25. Retrieved 2013-04-21. 
  3. ^ a b "New owners take over Amar Desh". The Daily Star (Bangladesh). 2008-10-07. Archived from the original on 2008-10-07. Retrieved 2013-04-13. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u New Age (2010-06-06). "27 editors condemn Amar Desh closure". Dhaka Mirror. Retrieved 2013-04-29. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "15 editors concerned". The Daily Star (Bangladesh). 2013-05-19. Retrieved 2013-05-25. 
  6. ^ Agence France Presse (2013-04-11). "Bangladesh arrests editor of top pro-opposition daily". livemint.com. Retrieved 2013-04-15. 
  7. ^ a b "Nayem Nizam made Protidin acting editor, Peer Habibur executive editor". Daily Sun (Bangladesh). 2011-11-16. Retrieved 2013-04-21. 
  8. ^ a b "Imadadul Haq Milon, Nayeem Nizam made editors". banglanews24.com. 2012-01-10. Retrieved 2013-05-25. 
  9. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "13 editors condemn death threat to Golam Sarwar". New Age (Bangladesh). 2012-04-27. Retrieved 2013-04-29. 
  10. ^ a b c "New management board for BSS". The Financial Express (Bangladesh). 2012-09-07. Retrieved 2013-04-29. 
  11. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Blitz emerges as one of the fastest growing newspapers in Bangladesh". Weekly Blitz. 2012-10-31. Retrieved 2013-04-29. 
  12. ^ "Bashundhara Group to bear medication for journo Nikhil Vhadra". The New Nation (Bangladesh). 2012-01-09. Retrieved 2013-04-29. 
  13. ^ a b "Bangladesh through Matiur Rahman of Prothom Alo's eyes". Adgully.com. 2013-04-22. 
  14. ^ "Current Circulation". Prothom Alo. 2012-09-01. Retrieved 2013-04-22. 
  15. ^ "About Us - The Bangladesh Today". The Bangladesh Today. Retrieved 2015-04-11. 
  16. ^ a b "Dhaka Tribune set to launch 19 April". natunbarta.com. 2013-04-08. Retrieved 2013-04-27. 
  17. ^ "Time to look back and ahead as FE comes of age". Financial Express. 
  18. ^ Choudhury, Sohail (2013-03-15). "Not Only God, Fear us Too!". Sun of India. Retrieved 2013-04-20. 
  19. ^ [6]
  20. ^ "Facebook recognises Bangladesh’s first internet newspaper". bdnews24.com. 19 May 2015. Retrieved 20 May 2015. 
  21. ^ Associated Press (2011-11-11). "Rights groups denounce Bangladesh editor's arrest". KENS5. Retrieved 2013-04-21. 
  22. ^ "BSS PROFILE". Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. 
  23. ^ "ABOUT-UNB". United News of Bangladesh. 
  24. ^ Natunpata website
  25. ^ Urboshi
  26. ^ Shaptahik
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