NavGujarat Samay
નવગુજરાત સમય
Front page from 21 May 2016
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Shayona Times Pvt Ltd (Shayona Group and The Times Group)
PublisherThe Times Group
Editor-in-chiefAjay Umat
Founded16 January 2014
Circulation1,48,000[citation needed]
Sister newspapersThe Times of India
The Economic Times
Navbharat Times
Maharashtra Times
Vijaya Karnataka
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NavGujarat Samay is a Gujarati language broadsheet daily newspaper from The Times Group. It was launched in Ahmedabad, India on 16 January 2014 to cater to vernacular language readers of Gujarat.[1] Later, The Times Group formed joint venture Shayona Times Private Limited with Suresh Patel-owned Shayona Group, which is engaged in construction activity in Ahmedabad.[2]


  1. ^ "Times Group launches NavGujarat Samay". The Times of India. 17 January 2014. Retrieved 22 May 2016.
  2. ^ Jaffrelot, Christophe (2016). "Quota for Patels? The Neo-middle-class Syndrome and the (partial) Return of Caste Politics in Gujarat". Studies in Indian Politics. SAGE Publications. 4 (2): 220. doi:10.1177/2321023016665532. S2CID 155621157.