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Most Read and Famous Newspapers in the World

by Fahad Saleem

As the society grows and develops, the need for means of communication rises too. Thus, newspaper plays an important role to deliver information to the readers. Here is a list of most read and famous newspapers in the world.

The Guardian (UK)

It was previously known as The Manchester Guardian, which was founded in 1821 by the head of a group of businessmen, John Edward Taylor. It works around the saying “comment is free but facts are sacred.” The Guardian is the widely read and respectable newspaper globally. It is the web’s top source for daily news.

The New York Times (USA)

The New York Times has become one of the most read and famous newspapers in the world since 1851. It gives you world-class news and media content online. Moreover, it remains the most trusted source for news worldwide. Its motto is printed on the upper left corner, “All the news that fits to print.”

Wall Street Journal (USA)

It is the most widely distributed newspaper in the USA. It distributes more than 2.1 million newspapers daily. It was founded by Charles Dow, Charles Bergstresser and Edward Jones in 1889. It has over 400,000 paid subscriptions only for its online content. If you want news especially on financial markets and Wall Street, then you must subscribe to it. A number one option for business experts.


The Washington Post (USA)

This is the oldest and greatest newspaper of Washington D.C. which was founded by Stilson Hutchins in 1877. Over the years, it has been transformed into 10 local news sections to deliver a large coverage of community news and activities. The current slogan of this most read and famous newspaper in the world is “Democracy dies in Darkness.”

China Daily (China)

China Daily is an English language newspaper which provides daily reports. It was founded in 1981. The newspaper is published from Monday to Saturday with over 500,000 circulations. It is the only biggest print circulation English newspaper in China. This most read and famous newspaper in the world covers news from all topics like national, international, sports, politics, etc.

Dawn (Pakistan)

Dawn newspaper was founded by Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah in 1941. This most read and famous newspaper in the world covers news from various topics nationally and internationally. It is the most widely read and oldest English newspaper in Pakistan.

The Times of India (India)

It is an Indian English newspaper founded in 1838. According to the Audit Bureau of Circulations, it is the fourth largest newspaper in India and the largest selling English daily in the world. The Times of India is owned by Bennett, Coleman and Co. Ltd, which is owned by the Sahu Jain family.

The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia)

This newspaper was founded in 1831 which was previously known as the Sydney Herald. It is one of the oldest newspaper of Australia founded by Frederick Stokes, William McGarvie, and Ward Stephens. The Sydney Morning Herald is published six days a week, which covers news from all fields.

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