Issue Description:Highlights of India Today issue dated March 17, 2014
The Cover Story this issue is on Muslims. It says the politics of division has kept the community, which is still socially, economically and politically backward, on the margins.
With Lok Sabha elections just a month away, yoga guru Baba Ramdev, who is flying below the Election Commission radar, is running a surrogate ‘vote for Narendra Modi' campaign.
The Special Report is on Defence Minister AK Antony. Pending military deals, unhappy chiefs and a series of scams in Antony's tenure have sent the Ministry of Defence lurching from one crisis to another.
The Big Story titled, 'RIP Industry', is on the closing down of factories of Punjab. It highlights that lack of incentives from the Centre and the failure of local entrepreneurs to add value to their products has forced the closure of nearly 19,000 factories here.
The issue also has a story on an exhibition which shows how Indians have been part of US history since 1790.
The issue this week has three free magazines - Woman, Simply Delhi and Simply Chennai - with it..
Magazine Description:India Today is an Indian weekly news magazine published by Living Media India Limited, in publication since 1975 based in New Delhi. India Today is also the name of its sister-publication in Hindi. Aroon Purie has been the magazine's editor-in-chief since 1975, a position he has held continuously for the last three decades.
It is part of the India Today group, also founded in 1975, which now 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. With the publication of its 30th Anniversary issue in December 2005, the magazine, which had commenced publication in 1975 with a circulation of 5,000 copies, has published five editions and currently has a circulation of over 1.1 million copies with a readership of over 5.62 million.
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