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Aroon Purie

Aroon Purie

Editor-in-chief, India Todayaroon@intoday.com
The writer is chairman and editor-in-chief of the India Today Group.

By Aroon Purie

Line of no control: The heightened threat of Indo-China military escalation

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about why the LAC needs to become a settled international border if India and China are to pursue the well-being of their people, in the August 9, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Myths and reality of India’s Population Policy

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the big questions in the face of much-needed reforms in India’s National Population Policy, in the August 2, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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What the Modi government must do to win hearts and bridge the trust deficit in Kashmir

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the major milestones the government has to navigate as it charts a future course for Jammu and Kashmir, in the July 26, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Hope and Glory: India's medal prospects at the long-awaited Tokyo Olympics

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the Olympic journey of Indian sportspersons and the triumph of their athletic spirit, in the July 19, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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The Age of the Unicorns: How India’s tech start-ups have struck it rich

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the fascinating evolution of Indian start-ups and how they pulled off their meteoric rise, in the July 12, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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The best colleges in India

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the 25th edition of the India Today Best Colleges Survey, and the comprehensive and balanced means to assess colleges, in the July 5, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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The Perils of Long Covid: How Covid-19 takes a toll well after the infection

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about post-Covid syndrome, as Long Covid is formally known, in the June 28, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Can India inoculate its 900 million adults by December 31?

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the possible ways and the impediments towards meeting India's vaccination goals to achieve herd immunity, in the June 21, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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FM Nirmala Sitharaman: The economy is a big challenge but we are up to it

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the government's arduous job of overcoming the pandemic and reviving the economy, in the June 14, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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The Age of Fear: A worrying shadow pandemic stalks the nation

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the fear, anxiety and toll on mental health that the pandemic has taken, in the June 7, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Republic of Self-Help: 31 extraordinary stories in the second Covid wave

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the stories of 31 extraordinary individuals and organisations that have made a difference during the second Covid wave, in the May 31, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Covid 2.0: When will it end?

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the impact of the second wave of Covid, a predicted peak, and the vaccination drive in India, in the May 24, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Covid 2.0 and The Failed State

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the extent of this negligence by the governments that failed to anticipate the second wave of Covid-19, in the May 17, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Battling Covid-19 second wave and strategies for combat

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the pandemic that continues to rage despite research on the new mutants, effective medicines or vaccine efficacy, in the May 3, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Covid-19: The vaccine emergency

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about what is wrong with India’s vaccination strategy and how to set it right, in the April 26, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Covid-19: How to halt the second wave

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about how we got to the second wave of Covid and how we can tide over the crisis, in the April 19, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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"The BJP will unify all nationalist forces"

India Today Editor-in-Chief speaks about the exclusive interview with BJP Chief JP Nadda and how the party intends to use nationalism rather than Hindutva as its future strategy, in the April 12, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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How Mukesh Ambani bomb scare exposed the ugly police-politician nexus in Mumbai

India Today Editor-in-Chief looks at the Mukesh Ambani bomb scare case that exposed the ugly underbelly of the Khaki-Khadi nexus in Mumbai, in the April 5, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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What efforts and innovative solutions are needed to avert the impending water crisis

India Today Editor-in-Chief looks at the massive government spending and innovative solutions needed to avert the impending catastrophe of severe water stress, in the March 29, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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LIC and disinvestment challenges facing the government

India Today Editor-in-Chief looks at the challenges of state disinvestment in the financial giant, the Life Insurance Corporation of India, in the March 22, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Political obliteration of the Congress and loneliness of the Gandhis

India Today Editor-in-Chief writes about the irony of the first family of Congress finding itself more adrift and isolated than ever before, in the March 15, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Suppressing Dissent: Who is an Enemy of the State?

India Today Editor-in-Chief writes about the growing and worrying trend of the state cracking down on dissent, in the March 8, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Have we knocked out Covid?

India Today Editor-in-Chief writes about the potential new surge in Covid cases as India opens up and the threat of mutant strains, in the March 1, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Tamil Nadu: The great poll opera

India Today Editor-in-Chief writes about how the battle between the major Dravidian parties promises to be a potboiler even without their star mascots, in the February 22, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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How Modi government's Budget 2021 can help revive economy

India Today Editor-in-Chief writes about the government’s economic revival package through massive capital expenditure, which not only creates jobs but also assets, in the February 15, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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India @ 75: The need for a strong leadership, vision, unity and resolve

With four years to the 75th anniversary of Republic Day, India Today Editor-in-Chief writes about what India has achieved and the agenda needed to fulfil our great potential, in the February 8, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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Mood of the Nation: Thumbs up for PM Modi and Sangh Parivar's Hindutva agenda

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about the reasons behind Hindutva filling the ideological vacuum and PM Modi's continuing popularity, in the February 1, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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How to make Budget 2021 a truly path-breaking budget

India Today Editor-in-Chief Aroon Purie looks at why the government needs to open the tap fully when it comes to spending its way out of the present crisis, in the January 25, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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What 2021 has in store for us

India Today Editor-in-Chief Aroon Purie talks about the special issue, The Rebirth, that carries forecasts on the big trends in 2021, in the January 18, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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How Covid-19, 2020’s Newsmaker, reshaped our lives

India Today Editor-in-Chief Aroon Purie talks about how Covid-19 reshaped our economy, healthcare facilities and changed the way we work, consume entertainment, in the January 11, 2021 edition of the India Today Magazine.

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