Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 05/25/2011

The Musalman: One of the last handwritten newspapers in the world (Video)

In Chennai, India, the newspaper Musalman suffers from many of the same problems facing all papers in the new age of journalism: no money in the printed business and increasing pressure to adopt more digital practices.

The technology change is not a question of embracing the Internet. It’s a jump from pen and paper to computers. The Musalman may be the last paper written by hand — and its editor promises it will continue in that way, despite the lack of funds coming in. Here’s a 10-minute tale of the Musalman:

(Thanks, Anup!)

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