Continuing our efforts to get best of Indian language long-form content in hands of our users, we are now adding Magazine eSingles to NewsHunt together with Delhi Press and its award winning magazines – The Caravan, Manohar Kahaniyan and Saras Salil. These magazines are offered on chargeable basis to customers with a variable pricing for singles and as well as complete issues. Within the first ten days of offering the content of the three magazine, we have seen more than 5000 purchases of magazines which goes on to showcase the intrinsic value & demand of such content as well as willingness at the reader’s end to pay for such content. We are now working with Delhi Press to offer content from all the group’s 37 magazines on our app.
The Caravan is the first and only publication in India devoted to narrative journalism. It’s stories present a unique mix of detailed reporting, lively and vivid writing and a commitment to the art of storytelling whether the subject is politics, culture, travel or art. Drawing on the tradition established by international magazines like The New Yorker and Granta, The Caravan presents a rich and nuanced picture of contemporary India in all its complexity. Since its relaunch in 2010, the magazine has earned a reputation as one of the country’s most sophisticated publications – a showcase for the region’s finest writers and a distinctive blend of rigorous reporting, incisive criticism and commentary, stunning photo essays, and gripping new fiction and poetry.
Launched in 1993, the big hit amongst readers in cities, towns, rural India’s villages & hamlets, Saras Salil is the largest read fortnightly magazine in India with a total circulation of more than a million. Published in 5 languages namely Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Tamil and Telegu, Saras Salil provides news, information and entertainment in a language that is simple to understand for the young educated masses. In the respect, Saras Salil is a complete read for the progressive working younger generation, with a strong emphasis on politics and social issues as matter to him, balanced with entertainment. At the same time, the magazine has an entertaining side to it with a mix of racy imagery, satire, and buoyant stories
Manohar Kahaniyan was launched in 1944, and has been one of the foremost entertainment magazines in India, known for its spellbinding real life stories. In 1994,Manohar Kahaniyan was the largest read magazine in India. By bringing alive real life drama through its stories; Manohar Kahaniyan has charmed practically the entire Hindi reading public. Manohar Kahaniyan is a name synonymous with the genre of crime and thriller storytelling, an ode to the adage that “truth is stranger than fiction”. It carries stories from real life crime that have shaken a family, a community and sometimes even the country. Whether it is death, deceit, crime, or real life drama, Manohar Kahaniyan brings out the motivations and emotions in a narrative format that brings it easier for people to understand the chronology of events, a buildup of the plot and sub-plots and an interesting climax.
Packaged for easy consumption on a smartphone and offered at a great price, these eSingles offer a great new way for you, our readers, to connect with some of most compelling voices at The Caravan and read exciting new stories from authors of Manohar Kahaniyan.
To make payment easy and seamless for readers who do not have access to traditional payment methods, the magazines and eSingles are available for purchase using mobile operator billing(Currently only for Indian users).
Give it a read and let us know what you think? More magazines and singles coming soon.
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