Play Safe Holi

By: Dr Samayug Bhowmik, Bureau Chief-ICN West Bengal  KOLKATA: Holi is a festival of spring.It is a festival that strengthens  relationships and spreads the message of brotherhood. It is predominantly celebrated with great enthusiasm in India and Nepal.Nowadays it is also celebrated in other countries of Asia and in Western countries .It is known as the “festival of colours“.  During spring season,due to the changes in weather, different types of viral illnesses e.g  fever,cough and cold,chickenpox are common. The playful smearing of naturally coloured powders made from herbs and other…

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Basant Utsav In Bengal : The Celebration Of The Advent Of Spring

By: Barnali Bose, Editor-ICN Group  KOLKATA: “Nothing is so beautiful as Spring,” says the English poet,Gerard Manley Hopkins.Spring is a miraculous experience. Nature regains  life  after Winter makes an exit. The nightingale bursts into a melodious tune amidst the world that had seemed so dull. Silently beneath the cold hard ground the plants and trees had been preparing to return with renewed vigour. Spring gives us hope for rejuvenation in our own lives as well. It is a time to renew the excitement and zest for life that thrives  inside us. Holi…

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Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar Passes Away

PANAJI: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar died on Sunday, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Twitter. Parrikar, 63, was suffering from advanced pancreatic cancer. Since February 2018, Goa CM Manohar Parrikar had been in and out of hospitals in Goa, Mumbai, Delhi and New York after he was diagnosed with a pancreatic condition.President of India Ramnath Kovind has condoled the death of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. Parrikar who proposed the name of Narendra Modi as the BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate in 2013 ahead of the 2014 national election.A graduate in…

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Career Selection-A Basic Insight: Part 24

By: Satyendra Kumar Singh, Editor-ICN PARAMEDICAL COURSES These courses are related to the allied healthcare sector and include courses in pharmacy, nursing and medicine. The people in allied healthcare ease the functioning of doctors and medical experts. The demand in paramedical sector is increasing day-by-day. Let us have a brief look into the different paramedical courses in the following section. PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES Pharmacists are sought to work in the area of Ayurveda, Yoga, Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) dispensaries. They can find jobs in retail pharmacies, marketing, research and quality…

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Money Series: Part 83

By: Tarun Prakash Srivastava, Sr. Executive Editor-ICN Group God is our senior partner: Success can also disrupt the penance of great scholars and holy persons and push them into deep gaps of pride. Is there any technique to avoid this situation? Not only 100% but almost ninety percent of the time is a technique that is always effective, and I have been successful every time. I would like to introduce you to that technology too. When I do my work, I imagine that the work is being done by a partnership…

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Facts About Titanic Ship That You Don’t Know

By: Tejeshwar Singh Rana, 2nd Officer, Shell shipping-London, UK & Asstt. Editor-ICN Let’s see them one by one as what are these facts are: Fact 1: The Smoke Funnel. Titanic had four smoke funnels, right? But only three of them were functional, and rest one was just for the decoration purpose. Yes you read it right, only three were functional. Fact 2: Milton Hershey He is the owner and the maker of the famous Hershey chocolates (You probably had tasted them also, very common). This man planned to travel on titanic,…

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Excellence with G.O.P.T.A.© Series: Part 54

By: Dr. Sanjay Kumar Agarwal, Sr. Associate Editor-ICN Group (In the past article, we knew about the importance of inculcating good habits. Today, we will know about the power of becoming a lifelong learner.) Become a lifelong learner Peter Drucker says, “we now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping abreast of change. And the most pressing task is to teach people how to learn.” As I had explained in previous articles, we must have to move from negatives to positives in each walk of life.…

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Fight for War Or Fight for Peace? The Choice is yours

By: Barnali Bose, Editor-ICN Group KOLKATA: I remember, as a child, I  read a Greek tale. It was about  Zeus and Prometheus, two Greek Gods. They were  at loggerheads with each other. At that time, the earth was very cold as Zeus did not let  the warmth of the sun to reach earth. You see,he was sadistic and misused his powers as many do now. Prometheus defied Zeus and stealthily  brought the gift of fire from the sun to mankind. Well, I suppose he was  benevolent. Zeus was furious. How…

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Excellence with G.O.P.T.A.© Series: Part 53

By: Dr. Sanjay Kumar Agarwal, Sr. Associate Editor, ICN Group (In the past article, we knew about the importance of inculcating good habits. Today, we will know about this.) Overcome initial resistance while inculcating good habits Inculcating new habits is like growing a Chinese bamboo tree. It takes about 5 years to grow. Initially, no progress is visible for about 5 years but once it grows out of the earth, suddenly it starts growing at a very fast pace. You have to nurture it and fertilise it for 5 years…

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Enhance your Lifestyle with NLP+ © Series: Part 28

By: Shantanu Das Sharma, Sr. Associate Editor, ICN Group Quick recap of what we have covered in Part 27 THE KEYBOARD TO YOUR EMOTIONS: ANCHORING Visual Anchors Auditory Anchors Kinesthetic Anchors How Anchoring Affects Our Lives Four Steps to Creating a Powerful Anchor You can create an anchor for virtually any resourceful state that you want. You can create anchors for confidence, relaxation, motivation and love. Once you decide on the state you want to anchor, there are four major steps to follow. Step 1. Get into an Intense, Fully…

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