India’s First in Literature and media

  • Newspaper: Hicky’s Bengal Gazette started in 1780.
  • Hindi newspaperUdant Martand on 30 May 1826; published and edited by Jugal Kishore Shukla from Calcutta.
  • Hindi monthly magazineSaraswati on 1 January 1900, started by Chintamani Ghosh in Allahabad
  • Exclusive Internet magazine: Bharat Samachar