Udayavani is a leading Kannada Daily Newspaper with editions from Manipal, Bangalore, Mumbai, Hubli, Gulbarga and Davanagere. Launched in 1971 by Shri. Mohandas Pai and Shri. T.Satish U Pai, Udayavani with combined circulation exceeding 3,00,000 copies is the undisputed leader in Coastal Karnataka region. Over the years Udayavani has been acclaimed for its high quality content, unbiased journalism, extensive local coverage, neat layout and printing excellence.

Udayavani is published by Manipal Media Network Ltd. promoted by the highly acclaimed "The Manipal Group" – a diversified multi-business conglomerate headquartered at Manipal, Karnataka.

OWNERSHIP OF UDAYAVANI NEWSPAPER Manipal Media Network Ltd also publishes Taranga (Leading Family Weekly Magazine), Roopatara (Leading Cinema Monthly Magazine in Kannada), Tunturu (Illustrated Children's Magazine in Kannada) and Tushara (Kannada Monthly Magazine).