India Today is the # 1 weekly news magazine in India. The magazine is published by Living Media India Limited, which has been a part of the India Today Group since 1975. The publication has its headquarters in New Delhi. The magazine’s Editor-in-Chief, Aroon Purie; has held this position since its inception in 1975. The magazine has a sister publication of the same name in Hindi. Apart from the two, it is also published in Telugu, Tamil, and Malayalam, which are regional languages of South India.
India Today upholds its brand name by covering news without dread or favor; the magazine offers content with great insights, thoroughness, accuracy, and an all-rounded view on several subjects, including: politics, economy, science, technology, lifestyle, arts, entertainment, travel, and health. Owing to their outstanding content, the magazine continues to be India’s most widely read publication for more than a decade.
The magazine dishes out the latest news on current affairs, politics, business, sports especially cricket, and cinema, from India and around the world. You can also catch up with the latest from Hollywood, Bollywood, regional film industries and TV channels in India. Incidentally, there is an India Today International edition to reach out to Indians across the world. The circulation has increased from 5000 copies in 1975 to 1.1 million copies today, boasting a readership of over 5.62 million – making it the largest selling magazine in Asia.
The magazine is a part of the India Today Group which includes 13 magazines, 3 radio stations, 4 TV channels, 1 newspaper, a classical music label (Music Today), book publishing and India’s only book club. The magazine shares a very special relationship with their subscribers: going beyond that of a publisher and reader. It is a relationship grounded on the common need to remain enlightened with an understanding of India.
It remains the undisputed leader in the news magazine category. Because of this belief, the world looks to India Today as something to judge Indian journalism by, in terms of integrity and ability to bring unbiased and fine distinctions from a region in the world that offers most diversity and perplexity. The magazine has become a household name by delivering news and influencing minds, it is also the flagship brand of India’s leading multidimensional media group. India Today formulates the most exploring questions in order to provide the clearest answers.
The readership of millions for the magazine was made possible largely with digital publishing. The reach of a digital magazine is worldwide as compared to the demographic constrictions of print. There are plenty of options in mobile devices and their operating systems, including: iOS, Android, Windows, and Symbian; you also have the option of the web and newsstand apps that are used to view, download and read magazines. With a click of a button, millions of readers can access magazines from different parts of the world, on smart devices through the internet. Most of the apps are free to download for the user; who only needs to pay for the subscriptions to the magazines they choose. Because of this publishers are also able to offer competent prices to the user.
So let’s do our part for nature by reducing the consumption of printed materials and turn to digital media. You get to store your India Today digital subscription in the cloud and read all copies of the e-magazine whenever and wherever you want: just because you can!
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