Muslim Press During 1924-1937

During this phase the role of Muslim press could be studied in two stages, the first covering the 1924-1928 period and the second covering the years between 1928 and 1937. During the first stage, Muslim politics was in the melting pot and in the second stage it took a concrete and clear-cut form. The following are the principal features... more →
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Geo News Apologized On On-Airing Two Wrong News

The Race of delivering breaking news first is common thing in Pakistani Electronic media but sometimes it creates trouble for channel. Same happened with Pakistan’s leading TV Channel Geo News which telecasted 2 incorrect news in last two days, Pakistani Web-Portal reported. Due to this irresponsible behavior, Geo Admin had to... more →
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First Newspaper Of British India

Bengal Gazette, or. Calcutta General Advertiser. It was a two sheet paper, about 12 inches by 8 inches, with three columns printed on both sides. It published mostly extracts from the English newspapers and correspondence from local and distant writers. Its special features were addresses to the public from Mr. Hickey, a “poets’... more →
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The Press In 18th Century

In September, 1768 the following notice was found affixed to the Council Hall and other public places of Calcutta. To The Public: “Mr. Bolts takes this method of informing the public that the want of a printing press in this city being a great disadvantage in business and making extremely difficult to communicate with intelligence... more →
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