Naya Diganta Bangla Newspaper Online

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The popular newspaper "Naya Diganta" stands for the phrase "A New Day". The Daily Naya Diganta is a well-known daily that has been in print since 2004. Diganta Media Corporation owns this newspaper. This media company was led by Mir Quasem Ali. This newspaper's most popular weeklies are 'Therapy,' an entertainment magazine, and 'Abokash,' a social magazine. In addition, it provides a monthly magazine called 'Onno Ek Diganta'.

The main office of this newspaper is located at 1 RK Mission Road Manik Mia Foundation, Motijheel, Dhaka. You can browse their electronic version by visiting


The Daily Naya Diganta started its journey in 2004. It is a subsidiary of Diganta Media Corporation which was founded by Mir Quasem Ali, a Bangladeshi politician. The current editor of this newspaper is Alamgir Mohiuddin. Diganta Television is its sister concern that was launched in 2008.

On June 17, 2012, Mir Quasem Ali, the chairman of the company, was arrested by the Rapid Action Battalion on the accusation of war crimes committed during the Liberation War of Bangladesh. The International Crimes Tribunal convicted him and condemned him to death. Hasanul Haq Inu, Bangladesh Information Minister accused this publication of spreading misinformation about the International Crimes Tribunal.

A group of the Dhaka Union of Journalists has evicted its units from the Naya Diganta, Diganta Television, Daily Sangram, and Weekly Sonar Bangla which are owned by Jamaat-e-Islami. In 2013, during the Shahbagh movement, some people invade the Naya Diganta office on Motijheel's Inner Circular Road and burned the paper roll. They claimed that this newspaper was affiliated with anti-independence political organizations. This newspaper's Chittagong office was also attacked on February 22. On February 24, 2013, they set fire to the newspaper after rejecting a hartal called by 12 Islamic-affiliated parties in Chittagong.

On 27th October 2019, on the 16th-anniversary occasion of this newspaper the editor of this newspaper, Alamgir Mohiuddin stated that "From its inception in 2004 to the present day, Naya Diganta has tried heart and soul to march on with its tagline 'every day with truth,' despite several hardships."


The Daily Naya Diganta has both online and print publications. This newspaper covers news in different categories such as Jatiya (National), Anarjatik (International), Khela (Sports), Desh (Country), Upa-shompadakiya (Sub-editorial), Lifestyle, Binodon (Entertainment), Shilpa O Sthapotto (Art and Architecture), Onnanya (Others), etc.

Supplements and Features

The Daily Naya Diganta is enriched with supplements and features. This newspaper releases two weekly magazines. They are Abokash and Therapy.

Abokash: Abokash is a social magazine whose editor is Maksuda Sultana. It is a weekly magazine published each Sunday along with the main newspaper. Each edition covers some regular and irregular sections. Among them, ‘Jiboner Banke Banke’ (Twists and Turns of Life), ‘Bhinna Pata’ (Different Pages), and ‘Obyakshata Rohosso’ (Unexplained Mysteries) are notable.

Therapy: Therapy is a fun magazine whose editor is Ahmed Shahabuddin. It is released each Wednesday.

This newspaper also publishes a lifestyle magazine named Satrong (Seven Colors). It releases a monthly magazine as well, named Onnya Ek Diganta (Different Horizon). Its editor is Alfaz Anam.

The newspaper covers a feature page. Besides, it contains feature news in other regular sub-categories such as Shasthya (Health), Fashion, Parenting, Rannabanna (Cooking), Vromon (Traveling), Cinema, Television, Natok (Drama), Islami Jibon (Islamic Life), etc.


The Daily Naya Diganta has a Bengali edition only. It does not offer any English edition. But it has a sister newspaper that is published in English. The name of this newspaper is The Asia Post. Moreover, it has no US or UK editions.


In terms of circulation, the newspaper ranks second or third. However, the publication is presently facing an economic crisis because it does not get any government ads to publish. This newspaper circulates 200K copies each day.

The online portal of the Daily Naya Diganta has 3.7M monthly hits as of December 2022. Its annual revenue is $100.0M - $200.0M. The visit to has grown by 11.31% over the previous month. It gets most of its social media traffic from Facebook, Quora, and YouTube. The top competitors of are,,, etc.

App Products

The Daily Naya Diganta provides mobile applications for both Android and iOS. On Google Play Store, this app has been downloaded 1K+ times. The mobile application of this newspaper contains a search bar that helps you search news directly. Besides, it includes category-wise news. This app is optimized for mobile phones. So, you can get a smooth experience.


The present editor of the Daily Naya Diganta is Alamgir Mohiuddin. He has been serving as the editor of this newspaper since its inception.

Final Words

Naya Diganta is one of the most popular newspapers published in Bangladesh. This newspaper illuminates the minds of its readers by informing them about what is going on in the world. It makes an effort to be objective when posting news. You can read this newspaper in print or online.