Reading of the history of print media in the seven states of north east india it is however by the linguistic reorganization of rural india, the territorial sub division of the union into federated states mirrored the itself a continent-in reference to which all other regions are to be located and an understanding of history in. Though east india company was granted charter on 31st' december, 1600, but the need of mass communication was felt in 1760 william bolts was the first person who established a printing press in calcutta he was dismissed alter leaving india for england , he published a book which could be. Printing press in subcontinent printing in subcontinent was started by portuguese equipment of printing press were brought by ship in a printing press was developed in goa in the main objective of the press was to print christian literature. History of journalism timeline 1665 the oxford gazette, the new york herald, 20th century investigative journalism, radio & print media all from in sub- continent news writing in the shape of newsletters had become quite prevalent during the mughal period although the manuscript reports were also. The cold war in south asia provides the first comprehensive and transnational history of anglo-american relations with south asia during a seminal period in the history of the indian subcontinent, between independence in the late 1940s, and the height of the cold war in the late 1960s drawing upon significant new. Emergence of print media around the world:colonial journalism introduction to mass communication mass communication in the subcontinent the print media surfaced because of the foreign rulers india did not know about the history of media in united india is colored by the colonial experience william.
This brave stance of journalism in the history of print media of sub-continent is knows as militant journalism • quaid-e-azam after pakistan resolution paid special attention to print media and he published dawn from delhi that was later shifted to karachi after communal violence similarly the urdu daily 'manshoor' and. The journalists and the press play a significant role especially during the freedom movements and national struggle the press is moreover a powerful agent a influencing public opinion and mustering support for public or political movement the existence of muslims press in the subcontinent, before and after the war of. Those three countries of the indian sub-continent share certain commonalities that have their origin in history, culture, ethnicity and religion and the fact that for nearly 150 years of their modern history they were part of british likewise, some media practices, especially in print journalism, are part of the british inheritance. Sindhi is one of the oldest languages of sub-continent spoken by approximately 30-40 million people in southern province sindh, pakistan (rahman, 1999) after urdu, sindhi is the second largest written language of pakistan (sindhi language authority,2010.
South asia is that region that needs media's peaceful involvement for bringing peace the most critical conflict in south asia is the india and pakistan rivalry this dispute has a long history and is still going on and has very deep influence on political, economic as well as societal disturbance in sub-continent. History of print media in subcontinent by dilawar dar 1 “the industry associated with the printing and distribution of news through newspapers and magazines called print media” 2 hand written news sheets: in the sub-continent , journalism started with preliminary handwritten news sheets.
Daniyal abbas khan bs393421 history of sub continent newspapers it is important to remember that the history of the modern press is closely linked up with the invention of the printing press it was in the 1780‟s in india that a weekly political and commercial paper open to all parties came into being, called the bengal. Positive impact of digital and print media in facilitating social revolutions however, critics have drawn corruption is depicted in pakistani print media, by studying and analyzing reports on corruption published in was popularly known as 'mr ten percent'9, and his long history of being involved in corrupt practices, may. Asia's history studies of capitalism on the subcontinent have focused more on production and on labor processes than on the forces that induced indians to buy and to use foreign imports and goods produced by surveys by specialists on print and media culture have brought a rich cultural perspective to the subject. The first definite step towards the establishment of a newspaper in the sub- continent seems to have been taken by william bolts, who, in 1768, proposed to set up a printing press at calcutta and affixed a notice on the door of the council house announcing his intention to bring out a newspaper but his.
The printing press in the subcontinent was first established by the portuguese christian missionaries at goa with the sole objective of propagating the christian faith. Pakistani print media do not have least respect for the cultural and religious values of the people of pakistan they give every indication to prove that the territory of sub-continent had been disintegrated due to serious differences with indians about display of certain fashion designs and that the procurement.
South africa, which covers 470,462 square miles of the southern tip of the african continent, is home to more than 43 million people it is bordered by namibia in the northwest the media history of south africa can be divided into two main phases: during apartheid and after apartheid these two categories define the. In a world influenced by satellite and cyber-space technology, electronic media has a highly significant role to play in shaping the life and destiny of nations while it is true that radio news scripts are shorter than most news stories written for print, the radio news writer is still obliged to tell a complete sotry. This paper focuses on a forgotten chapter in india's modern political history, when the idea of a free press became the locus of the earliest example of in the last two decades of the eighteenth century, “calcutta rapidly developed into the largest centre of printing in the sub-continent appropriate to its. Indian print media industry- historical perspective the evolution of newspapers in india is with the introduction of 'bengal gazette' started by james augustus hicky in 1780 from calcutta as a weekly two sheet paper this newspaper paved the way for indian freedom struggle and the fight against the social evils in india.