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South Asian Studies: Newspapers & Magazines

Guides for utlizing resources from Penn's South Asian Studies collections.

Penn Libraries provides access to nearly 250 years of South Asian news content in a variety of languages and formats, including print, microform, and digital. 

Current English-language General Publications

Current Non-English General Publications

Business / Economics

Diaspora News

Arts, Culture, & Society

Government Publications

Political Papers

Religious Publications

Current Publications via PressReader

PressReader provides e-access to current newspapers and magazines, though in traditional print layout rather than website format. South Asia is well represented, with publications on a wide vareity of topics in numerous languages from across the region. 


General News

  • Aapla Mahanagar (Mumbai, daily, Marathi)
  • Aarthik Abhiyan (Kathmandu, daily, Nepali)
  • The Asian Age (New Delhi, daily, English)
  • Bhutan Times (Thimpu, weekly, English)
  • The Caravan (New Delhi, monthly, English)
  • Daily Mirror (Colombo, daily, English)
  • Dainik Jagran (New Delhi, daily, Hindi)
  • Deccan Chronicle (Hyderabad, daily, English)
  • Deshbandhu (New Delhi, Bhopal, Bilaspur, and Raipur editions, daily, Hindi)
  • Dhaka Courier (Dhaka, biweekly, English)
  • Dinamani (Chennai, daily, Tamil)
  • Dina Thanthi (Chennai, daily, Tamil)
  • DT Next (Chennai, daily, English)
  • The Free Press Journal (Mumbai, daily, English)
  • Frontline (Chennai, biweekly, English)
  • The Hindu (Chennai, daily, English)
  • Hindustan (New Delhi, Allahabad, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Patna, and Varanasi editions, daily, Hindi)
  • Hindustan Times (New Delhi, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Pune, and Ranchi editions, daily, English)
  • Hindu Tamil Thisai (Chennai, daily, Tamil)
  • India Today (India, weekly, English and Hindi editions)
  • Lankadeepa (Colombo, daily, Sinhala)
  • Loksatta (Mumbai, daily, Marathi)
  • Mail Today (New Delhi, daily, English)
  • Messenger (Karachi, daily, English)
  • Mid Day (Mumbai, daily, English)
  • Millenium Post (Delhi, daily, English)
  • National Herald Tribune (Rawalpindi, daily, English)
  • The New Indian Express (Chennai, daily, English)
  • The New Sunday Express (Chennai, weekly, English)
  • The Pioneer (New Delhi, daily, English)
  • Pragativadi (Bhubaneswar, daily, Odia)
  • Prahaar (Mumbai, daily, Marathi)
  • Rajasthan Patrika (Jaipur, daily, Hindi)
  • Rashtriya Sahara (New Delhi, daily, Hindi)
  • Sanmarg (Kolkata, daily, Hindi)
  • South Asia (Pakistan, monthly, English)
  • The Sunday Guardian (New Delhi, weekly, English)
  • The Sunday Times (Colombo, weekly, English)
  • The Times of India (New Delhi and Mumbai editions, daily, English)
  • Vartha Bharathi (Mangalore, daily, Kannada)


Business & Economics

  • Banking Frontiers (India, monthly, English)
  • Business Bhutan (Bhutan, weekly, English and Dzongkha)
  • Business Sphere (India, bimonthly, English)
  • Business Standard (Mumbai, daily, English)
  • Business Today (India, biweekly, English)
  • Cargo Talk (India, monthly, English)
  • The CEO Magazine (India, monthly, English)
  • Consumer Voice (India, monthly, English)
  • The Economic Times (Mumbai, daily, English)
  • Enterprise (Pakistan, monthly, English)
  • The Financial Daily (Karachi, daily, English)
  • Indian Management (India, monthly, English)
  • LMD (Sri Lanka, monthly, English)
  • MICE Talk (India, quarterly, English)
  • Outdoor Asia (India, monthly, English)
  • The Pak Banker (Lahore, daily, English)
  • Point of Purchase (India, monthly, English)
  • Profit Plus (India, monthly, Kannada)
  • The Smart Manager (Mumbai, bimonthly, English)
  • Slogan (Pakistan, monthly, English)
  • Visual Merchandising & Retail Design (India, monthly, English)


Culture & Lifestyle

  • Anokhi (India, weekly, Hindi)
  • Citadel (India, monthly, English)
  • Cosmopolitan (India, monthly, English)
  • Domus (India, monthly, English)
  • Harper's Bazaar India (India, monthly, English)
  • Kadambini (India, monthly, Hindi)
  • The Kadambini (India, monthly, Odia)
  • Living (Sri Lanka, monthly, English)
  • Maarif (India, monthly, Urdu)
  • Marwar India (India, bimonthly, English)
  • Nandan (India, monthly, Hindi)
  • Savvy (India, monthly, English)
  • Society (India, monthly, English)


Design & Fashion

  • Apparel (India, monthly, English)
  • Architecture + Design (India, monthly, English)
  • Hair (India, monthly, English)
  • Ideal Home and Garden (India, monthly, English)
  • Smart Photography (India, monthly, English)
  • Society Interiors (India, monthly, English)
  • Solitaire International (India, bimonthly, English)



  • Garavi Gujarat (UK and US editions, weekly, Gujarati)
  • Indo-Canadian Times (Canada, weekly, Punjabi)
  • Mann Jitt (UK, weekly, Punjabi and English)
  • The Miracle (Canada, biweekly, Urdu and English)
  • Punjabi Journal (Canada, weekly, Punjabi)
  • Tamil Murasu (Singapore, daily, Tamil)



  • Biology Today (India, monthly, English)
  • Chemistry Today (India, monthly, English)
  • Mathematics Today (India, monthly, English)
  • Physics for You (India, monthly, English)



  • Global Movie (India, monthly, English)
  • Reader's Digest (India, monthly, English)
  • The Score Magazine (India, monthly, English)
  • Sportstar (India, biweekly, English)
  • Stardust (India, monthly, English and Hindi editions)
  • Storizen (India, monthly, English)


Health & Wellness

  • Down to Earth (India, biweekly, English)
  • Health & Nutrition (India, monthly, English)
  • The Professional Medical Journal, Faisalbad (Pakistan, monthly, English)
  • Yog Sandesh (India, monthly, Hindi)


Politics & Government

  • The Diplomatic Insight (Pakistan, monthly, English)
  • Gfiles (India, monthly, English)
  • India Review & Analysis (India, biweekly, English)
  • India Strategic (India, monthly, English)
  • SP's Land Forces (India, bimonthly, English)
  • SP's MAI (India, biweekly, English)
  • SP's Naval Forces (India, bimonthly, English)
  • Vayu Aerospace & Defence Review (India, bimonthly, English)



  • Apps Unveiled (India, monthly, English)
  • Dataquest (India, monthly, English)
  • Distinguished Magazine (India, monthly, English)
  • DQ Channels (India, monthly, English)
  • Electronics Bazaar (India, monthly, English)
  • Electronics for You (India, monthly, English)
  • Evo (India, monthly, English)
  • My Mobile (India, monthly, English)
  • Open Source for You (India, monthly, English)
  • Voice & Data (India, monthly, English)


Travel & Transportation

  • Auto Components India (India, monthly, English)
  • Auto Today (India, monthly, English)
  • Bike India (India, monthly, English)
  • Business Traveller (India, monthly, English)
  • Commercial Vehicle (India, monthly, English)
  • Discover India (India, bimonthly, English)
  • SP's Airbuz (India, bimonthly, English)
  • Travel + Leisure (India, monthly, English)
  • TravTalk (India, biweekly, English)

Historical Newspapers

Colonial Era