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Why the cost of newspapers vary from place to place. for ex. times of india's price in Mumbai and Kolkata differ. Likewise Indian express, Hindustan Times (Mumbai and delhi), although the news is same at both the centres.

Asked by Vaidyanathan Trichur, 16 Sep '08 07:51 pm
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I think the cost have some relation to the circulation of the News paper.What is the Present cost of malayala manora in kerala? , In Gujarat we get Local Gujarathi news paper with 16-20 pages for Rs.2/-
Answered by rajmohan nair, 16 Sep '08 07:56 pm

 
  
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Due to the tansportation expenses.
Answered by jakir hussain, 16 Sep '08 07:54 pm

 
  
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Based on the advertisement s availability, they will reduce the rates.
Answered by hitler, 16 Sep '08 07:54 pm

 
  
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Because the tax and service tax charged by the government is different as well as the costly market and labour charge is also high. you can say life style is very much different.
Answered by Abhishek Kumar Pandey, 16 Sep '08 07:53 pm

 
  
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Logistics rate, salaries and agent commissions
Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 16 Sep '08 07:53 pm

 
  
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The cost, and therefore, the price of news paper is linked with the factors such as : No of Pages, Advertisements, Transportation Costs, Print Order i.e., Circulation etc
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 17 Sep '08 09:03 am

 
  
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