On May 30, 1826, the first Hindi newspaper, Udant Martand, was published. Since then, this day is considered a historic day for Hindi journalism. Pandit Jugal Kishore Shukla was the editor who started this newspaper.
What is the name of the first newspaper?
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.
Who gave Indian newspaper freedom?
Bal Gangadhar Tilak, was the founder of two newspapers such as Kesari and Mahratta. He used to run the both to criticise the rule and also defended Shivaji VI when government declared him “mad”. Later, government arrested Tilak and charged him with sedition.