Which is the first newspaper in India?

asked Jul 5, 2017 in Education by Cooper Davis (1,031 points)

1 Answer

answered Jul 5, 2017 by Tabassum (65 points)

 The first newspaper in India was “HICKY’S BENGAL GAZETTE”. It was published in the year 1780 at Calcutta (now it is Kolkata). This was founded by James Augustus Hicky. It was a weekly newspaper. It was run for two years and then ceased on March 23rd 1782.

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