Introduction: We are in an age of modern science. Modern science has invented new ways and means for our comforts. Newspaper is wonder of modern science. Newspaper is a paper which carries news and views of home and abroad to us. In the morning we wait eagerly for a newspaper. We can not have our breakfast without newspaper of the day. We can not pass a single day without newspaper. It’s a part and parcel in our day to day life.
History: Newspaper was first published in England during the reign of Queen Elizabeth. The Indian Gazette which was the first newspaper in Indo-Bangladesh was published in 1774.Now those days are gone by. Man has invented printing machine. Thousands of newspapers are being printed daily all over the world.
Kinds: There are many kinds of newspapers. They are dailies, biweeklies, weeklies, monthlies and even quarterlies. The dailies contain news and views about the daily affairs of the whole world. There are some others papers which are known as periodicals and magazines. The contain literary articles. There are many English newspapers in our country. They are The New York Times, The Dily Mail, The Voice of America English News, The NY Times etc.
Usefulness: Global distance has been removed. The world has become smaller. One part of the world has been linked up with another through newspaper Newspaper is of great use to us. It serves the purpose of people of different sections. We get all sorts of information in the newspapers. We know through them what is going on the world around us. They give us news of politics, economics, culture, literature, games and sports of the whole world.
Conclusion: Newspapers are very useful to us. Without newspaper we can not even think of our own life.