TOP 10 ENGLISH NEWSPAPERS OF INDIA – HINDUSTAN TIMES
Hindustan Times (HT) is an Indian English-language daily newspaper founded in 1924 with roots in the Indian independence movement of the period. Hindustan Times is the flagship publication of HT Media Ltd. In 2008 the newspaper reported its circulation as being over 1.14 million according to the Audit Bureau of Circulations (India), ranking it as the third largest daily English newspaper in India.
Other sister publications of Hindustan Times are Mint, Hindustan, Nandan and Kadambani. Hindustan Times is owned by the KK Birla branch of the Birla family. The Hmedia group owns a radio channel, Fever, and organises an annual Luxury Conference which has featured speakers like designer Diane von Fürstenberg, shoemaker Christian Louboutin, Gucci CEO Robert Polet and Cartier MD Patrick Normand.
Hindustan Times was founded in 1924 by Master Sunder Singh Lyallpuri, founder-father of the Akali Movement and the Shiromani Akali Dal in Punjab. S Mangal Singh Gill and S. Chanchal Singh (Jullundur) were made in charge of the newspaper.Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya and Master Tara Singh were among the members of the Managing Committee. The Managing Chairman and Chief Patron was Master Sunder Singh Lyallpuri.