Press Trust of India



Press Trust of India is the largest news agency in India.

Press Trust of India is headquartered in Delhi and is a nonprofit cooperative among more than 450 Indian newspapers. The organization has a staff of about 2,000 writers spread across 150 offices nationwide.

Press Trust of India took over the Indian operations of the Associated Press and Reuters soon after India's independence on August 15, 1947. It provides news coverage and information of the region in both English and Hindi.

It exchanges information with several other news agencies including 100 news agencies based outside India, such as Associated Press, Agence France-Presse, The New York Times Company and Bloomberg. Major Indian subscribers of PTI include Times of India, the Indian Express, the Hindustan Times, the All India Radio and Doordarshan.

Press Trust of India is the only news agency in South Asia which operates its own communication satellite, an INSAT, to broadcast news and information.

Regd. & Head Office
New Delhi
The Press Trust of India Limited
PTI Building,
4, Parliament Street, New Delhi - 110 001.

EPABX : 23716621-24, 23313196, 23316355, 23315924, 23312580
Telex : 031- 61872
Fax : 23716527 (CEO),23329219 (RMO),23718714, 23715337 (Editorial)
E-mail : trans@pti.in

Web : http://www.ptinews.com/