India has a vibrant and diverse press that enjoys a high level of freedom. This page has direct links to websites of leading English language mainstream and alternative newspapers, magazines and online news sources, as well as directories of newspapers and magazines in English and various Indian languages.
Leading English Language Newspapers
Alternative News Sources and Magazines
Civil Society Online is an independent magazine that features stories of change from across contemporary India, with a particular focus on the voluntary sector and local initiatives.
Himal Southasian is a quarterly magazine publishing commentary, reportage, criticism, opinion, review, fiction and poetry, based in Nepal.
India Together is an independent electronic newsmagazine devoted to coverage of public affairs, policy, and development.
The Better India shares positive stories of unsung heroes, change-makers, innovations, education, social development and other issues.
The Little Magazine is an independent magazine devoted to essays, fiction, poetry, art and criticism.
Newspaper and Magazine Directories
EazyHomepage is a directory of magazines in India organized by category
IndiaPress links to newspapers in Indian languages including English; directory includes regional, state, and local papers.
Online Newspapers - Indian Newspapers is a directory of online newspapers in India in all languages in India.
w3newspapers: Indian Magazines Online is a directory of Indian magazines featuring news, movies, TV shows, music, celebrities, entertainment, fashion, sports, business, arts, health, etc.
w3newspapers: Indian Newspapers and News Sites isa directory of Indian newspapers, news agencies, as well as regional language newspapers.