The Sunday Guardian
The 19 May 2013, front page
TypeWeekly newspaper
Founder(s)M. J. Akbar
PublisherIndia News
HeadquartersNew Delhi
OCLC number801791742

The Sunday Guardian is an Indian Sunday newspaper, founded by journalist and politician M. J. Akbar. It is owned by iTV Network, which also runs the India News and NewsX channels.[1][2][3][4] It was launched on 31 January 2010 from New Delhi and is printed in New Delhi, Mumbai and Chandigarh.[5][6] The 40-page newspaper is divided into two sections of 20 pages each: The Sunday Guardian and Guardian 20.[5] Together, they offer a mix of news, investigation, opinion, entertainment, lifestyle and issues of human interest.[7]

Notable columnists


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  4. ^ "MJ Akbar launches 'The Sunday Guardian' in Delhi; 'India on Sunday' to be available in London". 3 February 2010. Retrieved 19 May 2013.
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  6. ^ "The Sunday Guardian launches its Chandigarh edition". 23 October 2012. Retrieved 19 May 2013.
  7. ^ "The Sunday Guardian Launches Website". MediaNama. Retrieved 13 February 2014.