English Magazines with a readership of more than 50 Lakh are most read after Hindi Magazines. English Magazines in India belong to different domains like Sports, General Knowledge, Fitness, Automobile, Business summing up of total 19 categories and covering over 68 niches.
Even though with the technological advancement like tabloids, e- magazine, e-newspapers, high functioning mobile internet apps and plenty of information portals, but there is a certain species of people for whom reading a magazine never turns out to be retrograde or incredulous, but enlightening and plausible.
There are more than 1000 magazines in India and these magazines provide the latest news related to different sectors. This post enlists the Top 10 English Magazines in India 2016:
10th position of this list is occupied by Femina, a fortnightly women’s magazine launched in the year 1959. Owned by Worldwide Media, Femina is a popular English magazine among women in India and features articles on different domains that include fashion, lifestyle, beauty, fitness, etc.
Femina also organizes beauty pageant contests every year ever since 1964, known as Femina Miss India, which select representatives from the country to take part in Miss World.
Readership: 3.09 Lakh
9. Diamond Cricket Today
Diamond Cricket Today is a cricket magazine of Diamond Group, a leading publishing house in India, which stands number ninth in the list of top 10 English Magazines in India 2016.
Readership: 3.21 Lakh
Filmfare is a popular english magazine and stands at 8th in the list of top 10 best English magazines in India 2016. Filmfare is an English Bollywood magazine, which brings the latest news, updates and razzmatazz from the Bollywood industry.
The magazine covers the latest updates of the film industry and some of the sections of the magazine are movie reviews, interviews, videos and photos. Apart from the magazine, Filmfare also organizes Filmfare Awards every year.
Readership: 3.42 Lakh
7. Reader’s Digest
Reader’s Digest stands seventh in the list of top 10 English Magazines in India 2016.
Readership: 3.48 Lakh
Started in the year 1995, Outlook is one of the most selling magazines in India, which is known for providing latest updates from all the corners of the country in a compact manner.
Owned by Raheja Group, Outlook comprises of different sections, namely Economy, Politics, Health, National Issues, Humour etc.
Readership: 4.25 Lakh
5. Competition Success Review
Competition Success Review is a monthly English magazine, which provides readers with general knowledge and current affairs.
Readership: 4.66 Lakh
Sportstar has secured the fourth position in the list of top 10 English Magazines brands in India 2016.
Readership: 5.28 Lakh
3. General Knowledge Today
General Knowledge Today is another popular English magazine in India and used by a large number of people. General Knowledge Today is a perfect competitive magazine that covers all aspects pertaining to general knowledge and current affairs.
Widely preffered by aspirants who are preparing for government exams and civil service exams.
Readership: 6.21 Lakh
2. Pratiyogita Darpan
Pratiyogita Darpan, the indisputable leader among all competitive magazines is ranked second in the list of top 10 best English magazines in India 2016. Pratiyogita Darpan is a bi-lingual monthly English competitive magazine, which provides latest general knowledge and current affairs.
Published by Upkar Prakashan is a career oriented most trusted magazines among the Indian youth.
Readership: 6.89 Lakh
1. India Today
India Today is a weekly English magazine, which is known for delivering the news and other important issues from every corner of the country and the world in a compact manner.
India Today is the most popular English magazine in India and has a circulation of more than 1 Million every week. Also in the year 2015 India Today news channel was launched. Some of the domains covered by India Today are Sports, Economy, Politics, Business, National Issues and International Issues.
Readership: 16.34 Lakh