Business Standard is one of the most respected business dailies in the county and is published in two languages- English and Hindi. It sells 144,000 copies daily in English, mostly to the business and policy-making elite. Its Hindi edition sells 53,000 copies. AC Nielsen’s survey of the upper middle and rich market in India places Business Standard next to The Economic Times in total readership. It is published from 12 centres – Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Pune, Kochi and Bhubaneswar and reaches readers in over 1,000 towns and cities across the country. The Financial Times of London has also taken an equity stake in the publication.
In addition to two newspapers, BSL publishes two monthly magazines (Indian Management and Business Standard Motoring), as well as a quarterly (Asian Management Review). The company also has a books division, which publishes books under the BS Books imprint.
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