Dina Thanthi

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Dina Thanthi
தினத்தந்தி(Daily 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 1,679,837 [1] (as of JAN TO JUNE 2015)
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 16 cities across India and Now in Dubai(U.A.E Edition) also


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


The newspaper is printed in 16 cities namely Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dindigul, Erode, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagercoil, Pondicherry, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelveli, Tirupur and Vellore. As of JAN TO JUNE 2015, the newspaper has a circulation of 1,679,837. Now in Dubai also [1]

Edition vice circulation[edit]

Edition Average
Chennai 4,90,662
Madurai 1,25,778
Coimbatore 1,18,470
Vellore 67,274
Trichy 1,00,758
Tirunelveli 1,28,698
Salem 1,22,967
Cuddalore 66,370
bengaluru 63,211
Puducherry 29,047
Erode 55,914
Nagercoil 1,06,350
Thanjavur 91,817
Dindigul 51,815
Tirupur 41,038
Mumbai 19,668


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

Day Supplements
Daily Dt next for chennai edition only, English version(from 1.11.2015)
Sunday Gnayiru Malar, Kudumba Malar
Tuesday Aruldharum Anmeegam
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]

See also[edit]


  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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