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|Owner(s)||Rajeev Chandrasekhar, Manoj Kumar Sonthalia|
|Publisher||Express Publication (Madurai) Ltd|
|Headquarters||Bengaluru, Shivamogga, Mangalore, Hyderabad, Hubballi, Belagavi|
Kannada Prabha is a morning daily jointly owned by Jupiter Capital and The New Indian Express Group, is a major Kannada newspaper in Karnataka. The tag line on its masthead is The Most Powerful Kannada Newspaper. It was founded by Ramnath Goenka.
Started on November 4, 1967 with one edition in Bengaluru, today this newspaper, headquartered in Bengaluru is spread across the state with 5 other publication centers viz. Mangalore, Shivamogga, Hubballi, Belagavi and Hyderabad and Goa.
Jupiter Capital, owned by Rajeev Chandrasekhar purchased a 51% stake in the newspaper in 2011. Vishweshwar Bhat was subsequently appointed as Editor in Chief of the Newspaper since February 7, 2011
Kannada Prabha has won the prestigious Karnataka Media Academy award for the Best Designed Newspaper successively for three times since the inception of the award in 2005.