Dina Thanthi

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Dina Thanthi
Front page of Daily Thanthion 12 July 2012)
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) Thanthi Trust
Founder(s) S. P. Adithanar
Publisher Sivanthi Adithan
Founded 1942 (1942)
Language Tamil
Headquarters Chennai, India
Circulation 1,681,804[1] (as of December 2014)
Website www.dailythanthi.com

Dina Thanthi (known as Daily Thanthi in English) is a Tamil daily newspaper. It was founded by S. P. Adithanar in Madurai in 1942. Daily Thanthi is the largest Tamil daily and the ninth largest daily in India by circulation.[1] It is printed in 15 cities across India.


Dina Thanthi was established in Madurai in 1942 by S. P. Adithanar.[2]


The newspaper is printed in 15 cities namely Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dindigul, Erode, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagercoil, Pondicherry, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelveli and Vellore. As of 2014, the newspaper has a circulation of 1,681,804.[1]


The various supplements that come along with Daily Thanthi are as follows:

Day Supplements
Sunday Gnayiru Malar, Kudumba Malar
Friday Siruvar Thanga Malar, Velli Malar
Saturday Muthucharam, Ilaignar Malar

It also carries a special supplement and conducts programes for students to prepare for board examinations and other competitive exams.[3]

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  1. ^ a b c "Details of most circulated publications for the audit period Jul-Dec 2014" (PDF). Audit Bureau of Circulations. Retrieved 25 July 2015. 
  2. ^ "About us, Daily Thanthi". Daily Thanthi. Retrieved 25 July 2015. 
  3. ^ "Daily Thanthi's career awareness program "Vetri Nichayam"". livechennai.in. Retrieved 25 July 2015. 

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