New York is the largest United States city by population. The population of this city is around 8.623 million. World’s major commercial, financial, and cultural centers are situated in this city. The city is also famous for its cultural diversity as people of different religion, custom, and culture lives peacefully here. New Work city has five boroughs. They are:
- The Bronx
- Staten Island
Bangladeshi immigrants have been arriving in the USA since the early 1970s. And from the last two decades, they become the fastest growing ethnic communities in the United States. According to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security New York City has the largest Bangladeshi community in the United States. These Bengali speaking people love to read Bangla newspaper available in New York, USA. Either they read the Bangla Newspapers available on online, or they buy the local New York based Bangla newspapers.
Posora is the center of all Bangla newspapers. Here we have covered all the Bangla newspapers from New York and their information regarding history, publication dates, editorial boards, social media accounts, coverage area and many more. Hope you will find this article informative and entertaining to read.
List of Bangla Newspapers in New York
There are very few Bangla newspapers available in the United States. Most of these newspapers are published from New York City. Moreover, some of these newspapers are published weekly. You can buy these newspapers or can read online as most of these newspapers have printed versions as well as online versions. Here is the list of Bangla newspapers in New York:
- PBC 24
- Weekly Bangalee
- Akhon Samoy
- New York Bangla
- Weekly Bangla Patrika
PBC stands for Probashi Barta Corporation. PBC 24 is a very renowned Bangla newspaper in New York City. Motiur Rahman Litu is the editor and publisher of this newspaper. PBC 24 is published from Parkchester, Bronx. New York, USA. Pbc24.com provides news in different categories like National, International, Politics, Literature, Banking, Share Market, Economics, Agriculture and many more.
Khabor.com is a very popular newspaper in New York. The slogan of this newspaper is “We know Bangladesh Better.” Shibbir Ahmed is the editor of this newspaper. Some of the popular categories of khobor.com are National Countrywide, Politics, International, International relations, etc. With trustworthiness, reliability, and authenticity Khabor.com has made a strong position among the readers.
Weekly Bangalee is the most widely read Bangla newspaper in New York, USA. It was first published in 1991. This newspaper is published weekly every Saturday morning in NYC. The mission of this newspaper is to provide the Bangladeshi community with insightful reads and accurate news. Weekly Bangalee provides news in different categories like World, national, local, community, and feature news, Editorials, Opinions, Sports, Art, Entertainment, Classifieds, etc. Weekly Bangalee is an award-winning newspaper. Some of its awards are:
- New York City Council Proclamation, Weekly Bangalee Newspaper, 2003
- New York City Council Proclamation, Editor of Weekly Bangalee, 2006
- Queens Borough President’s Citation, 2015
Akhon Samoy is a very popular and highly trusted Bengali language newspaper in New York City. It was first published on January 1, 2000. Kazi Shamsul Hoque is the editor of this newspaper. At the very beginning, Akhon Samoy was a monthly newspaper. But, from November 2000, it is publishing a weekly basis. The mission of this newspaper is to work for the expatriate Bangladeshi living in the United States, especially, social issues, immigration issues, etc. Farhana Chowdhury is the manager of this newspaper. Digital One Multimedia is the publisher of Akhon Samoy.
New York Bangla
New York Bangla starts its journey on 10 May 2013 with a mission of challenge and a feeling of humility to serve the purpose of the nation of Bangladesh in abroad as a truly independent newspaper. This newspaper is the most widely browsed Web page by the Bangladeshi nationals living in New York, USA. New York Bangla has a significant impact on media as it is frequently quoted in national and international journals, seminars, as the most trusted and authentic source of news. Akbar Haider Kiron is the editor of this newspaper.
Weekly Bangla Patrika
Weekly Bangla Patrika is an old Bengali language newspaper in New York City. It was first published in 1996. Abu Taher is the editor of this newspaper. This is a weekly newspaper, and it is published every Monday from NYC. You can find the latest news about entertainment, politics, international, business, science, technology, sports, movies, jobs, feature and many more in this newspaper.
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