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Vijaya Karnataka is a Kannada newspaper published from a number of cities in Karnataka. [3] The newspaper is published from Bengaluru, Hubballi, Mangaluru, Shivamogga, Kalaburagi, Gangavathi, Belagavi, Davanagere, Hassan, Chitradurga . It was started by VRL group, headed by entrepreneur and politician, Vijay Sankeshwar in October 1999. The newspaper along with sister publications (Vijay Times) was purchased by the Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd., publishers of India's leading newspaper, The Times of India in 2006.[4]

Vijaya Karnataka
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TypeDaily newspaper
FormatBroadsheet, Online[1]
Owner(s)The Times Group
EditorThimmappa Bhat
Founded4 October 1999; 19 years ago (1999-10-04)
LanguageKannada[2]
HeadquartersBangalore
Websitewww.vijaykarnataka.com
Free online archiveswww.vijaykarnatakaepaper.com

Contents

EditorsEdit

  1. Ishwara Daitota (Founder, chief editor from July 1999, to February 2001)
  2. Mahadevappa
  3. Vishweshwara Bhat
  4. E Raghavan
  5. Sugata Srinivasaraju
  6. Thimmappa Bhat

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.vijaykarnatakaepaper.com
  2. ^ "history-of-kannada-journalism". pressinstitute.in. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Times-Group-acquires Vijay karnataka". m.timesofindia.com. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Times-group-buys-vijaya-times-two-kannada-dailies". wap.business-standard.com. Retrieved 7 August 2016.

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