The Value of Reading Newspaper
Introduction: That carries the current news of the world in writing or printing is the newspaper. Nowadays every man wants to know the current information about the world. Every morning newspaper comes to our door carrying news of home and abroad know at once what happens in the country and in other parts of the world. The main object of the newspaper is to bring us-news.
Usefulness: The newspaper is highly useful to us. An educated man of the modern age cannot do without reading a newspaper. It gives us news of different places within the country and outside the country. And views of different persons. Every citizen can know through it the policy of the government of the country. He can also criticize the wrong policy and suggest many things. It helps people to express opinions on varied current topics. Thus, it helps to form public opinion and also voices public grievances. In the modern world, the first thing a man looks for after his breakfast eagerly is the newspaper. We can measure to make it free from defects. It makes people well aware of their rules, regulations, and rights in the country. The sellers and buyers can know the prices of goods through the newspaper. The producer can advertise through the newspaper to popularise his manufactured goods. Employers can advertise in the newspaper to have qualified persons to fill up the vacant posts. It gives us up-to-date information on the current events that are happening over the whole world within twenty-four hours.
A storehouse of knowledge: The players get The news of games and sports through the newspaper. The speeches of great leaders are available in it. Everyone has become interested in knowing the current affairs of the country. A newspaper is the best link of the knowledge between government and people. The newspaper contains many valuable articles composed by famous writers. So, a newspaper is a store-house of knowledge. It increases the knowledge of readers. Newspapers are of great importance for the students especially as it gives them lots of general knowledge and current affairs of national and international level. It gives us information about all the happenings, developments, new technology, research, astrology, seasonal changes, natural calamities, etc.
Demerits: A newspaper often publishes false news. At times it exaggerates things and misguides people. Some people are highly used to reading this newspaper in the morning. They become very restless in the absence of a newspaper and feel the whole day that something has missed.
Conclusion: The people of the modern civilized world cannot do without a newspaper. So, it should be allowed to express its opinion freely and honestly. We should continue reading a variety of newspapers and motivate other family members and friends also to read the newspaper.