Dinathanthi – Leading news paper in India
News paper name: Dina Thanthi | Dinathanthi | Dinathandhi | Daily Thanthi
Owner of Dinathanthi: Mr. B. Sivanthi Aditanar
Founder of Dinathanthi: S. P. Adithanar
First edition of Dinathanthi: Madurai in 1942
Dinathanthi is a reputed Tamil nadu news paper that is very popular all over the Tamilnadu. From the early 1942 when the first edition was released in the Madurai, Dinathanthi has gained popularity and is giving good sales. Now the publication is spread and distributed all over Tamilnadu and also in the neighboring states such as the Pondicherry and Karnataka. When the Dinathanthi was started it was not very popular in the mind of the people but after many years the publicity increased and since the year 1960 Dinathanthi became one of the leading Tamil daily news papersin Tamilnadu. The owner of Dinathanthi is Mr. B. Sivanthi Aditanar. Dinathanthi was found out by Mr. S. P. Adithanar. To tell about the founder Mr. S. P. Adithanar, he is a lawyer trained from Britain and practicing laws in Singapore.
Development of the Dinathanthi circulation
Dinathanthi or the so called Daily Thanthi is one of the largest Tamil dailies in the Tamil nadu. But it is also gaining good recognition in the other states also. There are many points to be spoken about the greatness of the Dinathanthi. Today there are 15 editions and not only in the Tamilnadu but also in the other states also. Dailythanthi is gaining great popularity among the public. The recently opened edition is the Mumbai edition. Dinathanthi has also gained a great recognition that it is the highest circulated Tamil daily in Bangalore and the other leading states. According to the statistics stated in the year 2009 it is said that Dinathanthi has reached 11,91,874 copies of distribution. This statistics was given by the Audit Bureau of Circulations – ABC.
Places where Dinathanthi reach
Supplements of Dinathanthi news paper
There are many supplements that come along with the Dinathanthi news paper. The daily thanthi newspaper has gained its importance because of the supplements that are available along with that.
Sunday - Gnayiru Malar, Kudumba Malar
Friday - Siruvar Thanga Malar, Velli Malar
Saturday - Muthucharam, Ilaignar Malar
History of Dinathanthi news paper
The Dinathanthi was issued in such a way that it should be convenient for all the type of readers. In this aspect the Dinathanthi was introduced to the people and moreover the Dinathanthi newspaper gained importance because of the writing in the news paper. Then the development criteria of Dinathanthi were taken into consideration and the news paper was made famous and popular in all the places of Tamilnadu. There were only limited editions of Dinathanthi news paper in the early stage but after that the editions were developed.
Initially Tamilnadu was only in the focus of the development of the Dinathanthi news paper but later on the focus was made on the distribution and the widening of the editions all over the Tamilnadu and also to neighboring states of Tamilnadu. The issue was also made in the north part of India like Mumbai city. The supplements play a major role in the development of the Dinathanthi news paper. When the supplements were issued along with the Dinathanthi news paper then the sales was also taken to the peek. Then after that the supplement issues were regularized so that Sunday, Friday and Saturday was given as the three days in which the supplements were issued.
Dinathanthi initiatives for students
Dinathanthi takes great initiatives for the success of the students. There are many tools and the stuffs that are provided to the students for their success in the studies. Dinathanthi has taken many steps for the development of the students for securing good marks in the board exams. Dinathanthi issues books for the 10th and the 12th students in the title Vina Vidai. This book is very useful to the students and it is issued on every Wednesday during the second part of the year. In this book all the model question papers are provided for the reference of the students along with the answers and the question papers of the previous year board exam.
Every year the Dinathanthi conducts a program called Vetri Nichayam in the summer vacation which is more helpful in which the common questions are discussed and moreover some of the useful facts are given to the students to make them clear about their future plans and they will be comfortable in making decision on what to study next. These programs conducted by the Dinathanthi are the reason why the news paper is more successful in the Tamil Nadu.
Head office Address of Dinathanthi
No. 86, EVK Sampath Road,
Vepary, Chennai – 600007
Ph: 044 – 26618661
Free online news paper
At present there is also construction works going on to bring the Dinathanthi news paper for the online readers. If this particular feature is implemented then there will a great use for the readers. The first things that have to be implemented is the making of the Dinathanthi websites very popular among everyone. Then after it is done then we can very well make many people read online news paper by paying some subscription charge to the Dinathanthi Company. This particular idea is under construction and soon this idea will be implemented. After few good development made in the website then the news paper can also be made to read for free in the Dinathanthi website. This feature will make the Dinathanthi grow and if any person willing to read the Dinathanthi paper from any part of the world then he can easily make that happen with the help of the online news paper facility.