|Editor-in-chief|| Aroon Purie |
Madhu Trehan (founding editor)
|Publisher||Living Media India Limited|
|First issue||1–15 December 1975|
|Based in||Noida, Uttar Pradesh|
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India Today was established in 1975by Vidya Vilas Purie (owner of Thompson Press), with his daughter Madhu Trehan as its editor and his son Aroon Purie as its publisher. At present, India Today is also published in Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu. The India Today news channel was launched on 22 May 2015.
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