The Milli Gazette

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The Milli Gazette
16-31May2010-FrontPage MilliGazette.jpg
May 2010 Second Fortnight Front Page of The Milli Gazette
Type Fortnightly newspaper
Format Compact
Owner(s) Pharos Group
Publisher Pharos Media
Editor-in-chief Zafarul Islam Khan
Founded January 2000
Language English
Headquarters New Delhi, India
ISSN 0972-3366
OCLC number 54467165

The Milli Gazette is an Indian English-language compact newspaper based in Delhi. Founded in January 2000, the newspaper describes itself as the Indian Muslims' Leading English Newspaper.[1] In 2008, it started e-paper publication.[2]

The Guardian, a British daily while quoting Gazette editor, Zafarul Islam Khan, described the Milli Gazette as a newspaper widely read among India's 140m Muslims[3] and an influential newspaper for Indian Muslims.[4] The Diplomat and The Citizen described the publication as the first English language Muslim newspaper of India.[5][6]

With its 1–15 January 2010 edition, Milli Gazette completed its 10th year in publication.[7] In 2011, Indian Express reported that the Milli Gazette is frequently cited by media houses on stories related to Indian Muslims.[8]

Notable contributors[edit]


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  2. ^ Indian Muslim media of 2008, 02-11-2009, Retrieved 10-06-2010
  3. ^ Ramesh, Randeep (27 November 2007). "Bangladeshi writer goes into hiding". The Guardian. Retrieved 22 September 2016. 
  4. ^ Ramesh, Randeep (10 February 2008). "Leading Indians campaign for exiled writer". The Guardian. Retrieved 22 September 2016. 
  5. ^ Jennings, Suzanne (22 June 2015). "Let’s Celebrate Yoga Without Religion". Retrieved 22 September 2016. 
  6. ^ Diplomat, Sanjay Kumar, The (8 October 2015). "Murdered Over Beef? Muslims Are Under Siege in India". Retrieved 22 September 2016. 
  7. ^ Milli Gazette: Ten years of a community newspaper, 03-02-2010, Retrieved 10-06-2010
  8. ^ Irena Akbar (15 December 2011). "Should Milli Gazette be allowed to die? - Indian Express". Retrieved 22 September 2016. 

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