Aroon Purie

OPEN TO OPINION

English   |   Bangla

The writer is chairman and editor-in-chief of the India Today Group.

POLITICS

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Learning from exemplary life stories of common folks who stayed positive and beat the odds

Their stories become especially useful because they are pointers to guiding public policy.

POLITICS

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How Rahul Gandhi has finally found his political groove, emerging as the primary challenger to Narendra Modi

If he wants to be the king of the political jungle, he has to transition from being a pit-bull to a lion.

POLITICS

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Inspirational stories of individuals and groups sparking a transformation in rural India

The most profound economic and development changes sweeping rural India over the past four decades.

POLITICS

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Can a resurgent Congress build on the handsome victory in the Hindi heartland?

For the general election, the Congress and its allies will have to present a credible alternative vision of India instead of just an anti-Modi agenda.

POLITICS

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Why Pakistan's swift moves on Kartarpur have India on the back foot

India needs to recognise the new reality across the border. It has to change its tactics and play the game with Imran.

POLITICS

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Rajinikanth’s 2.0: Will it make or mar his political future?

In the alphabet soup of the politics of the state, his entrance is bound to increase the turbulence.

POLITICS

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India's best states: Who are the best and most improved performers

This is a race that needs to catch on if India's states are to reduce disparities and bring their people out of poverty and into prosperity.

POLITICS

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SCI-TECH

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Mission Gaganyaan: The challenges of the biggest Made in India endeavour to become a superpower

Apart from national prestige, this mission will see large investments in indigenous technology and industry.

POLITICS

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Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan: Why BJP's prospects in 2019 will hinge on these high-stakes battles

A BJP defeat will hand Congress president Rahul Gandhi a victory — at last — and set his party on the road to revival.