Deepika is a Malayalam language newspaper in India. This is the oldest Malayalam paper, the first and the largest vernacular online newspaper in Malayalam. It is published daily. Deepika publishes editions from Thrissur, Thiruvananthapuram, Kottayam, Kochi, Kannur and Kozhikode. Deepika started in 1887. Syro Malabar Church, a Catholic Church in Kerala, controlled Deepika till 1989. Its first issue was published on April 15, 1887. It became a daily paper in Jaunary 1927. The newspaper has been appreciated by India’s national leaders like Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi, Shankar Dayal Sharma, K.R.Narayanan, Arjun Singh and L.K.Advani. Deepika contains News (World, National, State), Business, Sports and features. Deepika has become a part of the Kerala life now. Deepika has earned a huge readership in India. Readers give feedback/suggestions.