First Issue started on 3 November 1838
The first edition appeared on 3 November 1838, as The Bombay Times and Journal of Commerces as a semi-weekly edition by Raobahadur Narayan Dinanath Velkar. The newspaper was published twice a week ( Saturday and Wednesday) under editor J.E. Brennan. It is basically a city paper catering to the interests of Bombay's business community.