The importance of newspaper


Juliyanna McCracken, Staff Writer

Newspapers have been a part of our daily lives for several centuries. The newspaper has allowed people across the globe to be informed about local and international news. 

According to newspapers are an important part of our life. Yes, it’s not looking that much important after digital evolution, but people who know its importance are still buying and reading.

According to Wikipedia, India is the biggest newspaper market in the world with over 100 million copies sold each day.

Importance of newspaper for students

Students can get various benefits from newspaper reading, such as an increase in vocabulary. English learners can increase their vocabulary from the newspaper.

Even economic students, Hindi language students, political science students and students of various subjects can find new words, use of words from newspaper according to their interests and subjects.

Newspaper reading not only benefits students in their subjects but also improves the general knowledge  of culture and trends in various parts of the country.

More than this, career pages, career point, jobs/career etc. are weekly published pages on a newspaper that helps students to learn and get knowledge about various jobs, exams and career-related issues.

Importance of newspaper for shopkeepers and business owners

In India, almost all shopkeepers and offices are regular users of the newspaper. The newspaper helps shopkeepers, business owners, and entrepreneurs to understand the current economic trends, market prices, new laws and government policies and festival dates so they can prepare the stock and understand demand and supply.

Also, old newspapers help them to use it for package small items, such as milk packet, spices, and various other things.

Importance of newspaper for politicians

For politicians, newspaper and news is the prime source of information.

The newspaper helped them to understand people problems. They get information about the crises in a particular area and what other politicians are doing on ground level in the country.

The newspaper helps them to generate new issues and debates. It also helps them to make headlines and own political brand building and positioning in the democracy.

Importance of newspaper for job seekers

Job seekers can see various new jobs and employment opportunities in the newspaper. Often private companies and government department recruitment agencies use the newspaper as a primary source for job advertisements and news. That’s why it’s important for job seekers to remain updated about the current government and private sector job opportunities.

In India, there is a special newspaper and weekly publications such as classified page, job and career, career point and employment newspaper.

If job seekers read a variety of newspaper in a month in a public library or at home then it will help them to acquire new information, knowledge and data that can help them in competitive exams and interviews. That’s why newspaper is an important thing to streamline in the day.


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