Daily Ittefaq is the most oldest and respectable newspaper in Bangladeshi media market. Ittefaq was first published as a weekly newspaper on December 24, 1953 by Maulana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhasani and Yar Mohammad Khan. Its founders both were actively involved politics and the anti-Pakistan movement, they appointed Tofazzal Hossain (Manik Mia), who was working in Kolkata at that time, as its editor.
Tofazzal Hossain Manik Mia was imprisoned several times. Hossain died on June 1, 1969; the newspaper was subsequently managed by his two sons, Barrister Mainul Hossain and Anwar Hossain Manju. At present, acting editor of Ittefaq is Tasmima Hossain & Advisory editor is Habibur Rahman Milon. Barrister Mainul Hossain is former adviser of caretaker government and Anwar Hossain Manju is environment minister currently.
As an oldest newspaper it did not stay with its tradition, also welcome the new technology without any hesitation. Printed Hardcopy look like Online edition of Ittefaq Newspaper’s website- http://epaper.ittefaq.com.bd. E paper of Ittefaq means Electronic Edition of its printed version, which is called e-Paper in technology world.
The advantage of that website, any kind of advertise in printed version, you will get there. Whenever whatever news information you want in Bengali Language, you can easily get from their websites archive. Not only that, Daily Ittefaq has also very rich Bangla news portal- http://www.ittefaq.com.bd and English version- http://www.clickittefaq.com, in there you will not get advertise which is published in printed version, but its contents very useful which is important for develop your daily life.
There are many feature pages in Ittefaq, including Vinno Chokhe, Samoyiki, Tothho Projukti, Anondo Binodon, Korcha etc. Till December, 2014; 734,648 people like Daily Ittefaq page in Facebook- https://www.facebook.com/pages/DAILY-ITTEFAQ/114957138614134 , so it is clear that Ittefaq also popular in world best social media. For measuring world wide website ranking by http://www.alexa.com, Ittefaq’s present position is 8,748 in Global Rank, 32 in Bangladesh, Bounce rate is 31.40% and 81.2% reader read it through internet from Bangladesh.