Highlights of India Today Hindi 23rd September 2020, issue:
Cover story: covid-19
Gaon gaon mahamari
In its villages, where cases are on a sharp upswing, india’s battle against the pandemic is on a wing and a prayer, given the desperately inadequate public health infrastructure in the hinterland
Special report: india china face off
Barfili sarhad par garmagarmi
An indian army counter-move surprises the chinese army in eastern ladakh but the tense situation brings both sides closer than ever to a military clash. In chushul lies the key to either resolving the border deadlock or expanding the theatre of conflict
Special report: railways
Rasta badalti bhartiya rail
A cash-strapped railways restructures its board and eyes private capital to revive its fortunes. Its turnaround, though, will require fast-paced and continuing reforms
State: west bengal
Trinmul ke yuvraj
Mamata’s nephew abhishek banerjee has tightened his grip on the party, and is effectively the strategic hq of the trinamool congress for the big election battle of 2021
Up police: badal na paya police ka chehra
Despite of many effort from administrative changes uttar pradesh police officials not get away from corruption. It is a big headache for government.
Special report: bihar
Chirag ka naya raag
In context of bihar elections ljp leader chirag paswan seems to changing guard, what it means for bjp and jdu. Is he going away from nda or simply creating bargaining power.
Controversy: kangana ranaut
Khanak hanak wali kangana
Kangana ranaut’s vitriolic crusade for ‘justice’ shifts aim from bollywood to the maharashtra government. With so many enemies, she may even have an argument for the ostentatious y+ security
Upfront: infrastructure finance
Paisa jutane ki jugat
Development finance institution (dfi) is in the works to fund the government’s ambitious rs 100 lakh crore-plus national infrastructure pipeline (nip) announced earlier this year. It will come to reality soon.
Aarey milk coloney: mumbai ki hariyali ko rahat
In an effort to breather maharashtra chief minister uddhav thackeray announced that 600 acres of mumbai’s aarey milk colony would be declared a reserve forest, a multi-year saga took another turn.
Malnutrition: ande ka chunavi fanda
Mp minister imarti devi announced that she was in favour of including eggs in the mid-day meal scheme run in government schools and the integrated child development scheme in anganwadis (local childcare centres). It created controversy as bjp government in state is opposing egg in these schemes since long time. Now it becomes an election issue.
Arthat: imandari aur tax payer ki diary
Honest taxpayers are bearing the burnt of government tax network in every sphere of life without getting any subsidy. On the other hand companies always trying to escape tax net.