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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ICN Award Ceremony at Lucknow

By Eram Fatima, Asst. Editor, ICN Group NEW DELHI : On 9 March, 2019, evening in Lucknow was something to cherish for lifetime. It wasn’t just meant for the glittery night full of pride and honor, sobriety , elegance, and ear-pleasing words but a celebration held in Paradise Hotel to facilitate the important people in their respective fields. This was quiet a historical and epic event in itself which would not only be known in Lucknow but internationally for years to come because of its historicity, liveliness, and dignity. The…

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The Annual Celebration of ICN Digital Media Group: A Melting Pot Of Talents And Cultures

The occasion: Annual Celebration of           ICN-Digital Media Group Location: Lucknow Date: March 9,2019 Time: 5.30p.m to 9.30 p.m By: Barnali Bose, Editor-ICN Group Kolkata:  Variety is said to be the spice of life. How true  the saying is, found expression  in the  amalgamation of individuals and dignitaries from diverse fields, at the Annual Celebration  of ICN Digital Media Group held in Lucknow on March 9.  At the same time, what held  significance was that the fusion was for a common purpose – to recognize, appreciate and applaud the work that…

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PM Modi To Flag Off Lucknow Metro On Friday

PM Modi flags off Lucknow Metro’s commercial run on the 23-km North-South corridor on Friday.Metro services would remain suspended on Friday due to the inauguration ceremony. Full-fledged service will begin from Saturday.  LUCKNOW: The PM Modi will inaugurate the commercial run through video conferencing from Kanpur where he would be unveiling other development projects for the state. LMRC MD Kumar Keshav said, “Lucknow Metro would be flagged off by PM Modi from Kanpur in the presence of Union home minister Rajnath Singh and chief minister Yogi  at Chaudhary Charan Airport…

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Welcome Home IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman

NEW DELHI: IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, dressed in a blue blazer, white shirt and beige trousers, crossed the gates at the Attari-Wagah border and officially entered Indian soil on Friday at around 9.30 pm. Thousands of spectators and media persons stood at the Attari-Wagah border as the show unfolded at the gates. Pakistani soldiers checked and cross-checked their papers, went back to Abhinandan, made him wait for a few more minutes. Then the gates finally opened and Abhinandan Varthaman entered India after remaining in captivity in Pakistan for over…

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Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman To Be Received By IAF Team At Wagah Around Noon

The pilot is likely to be brought by Pakistani authorities from Rawalpindi to Lahore and handed over first to the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) under rules of the Geneva Convention. Abhinandan Varthaman comes from a family that has served the country for generations. Besides his father, his grandfather Simhakutty had served the nation during World War II in the Air Force. Imran Khan informed the country’s National Assembly that Indian Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthaman would be released on Friday, the Wing Commander’s family flew out from Chennai…

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Indian Air Force Strike In Balakot, Pakistan, Sushma Raises The Pulwama Terror Attack With Chinese Counterpart

NEW DELHI: An Indian airstrike in Pakistani territory killed 300 suspected militants, a senior Indian government source said on Tuesday. Foreign Minister Sushma on Wednesday raised the recent Pulwama suicide attack in her crucial bilateral meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi here, a day after India destroyed a major Jaish-e-Muhammed  terror training camp in Pakistan. India sent fighter jets across the Line of Control, the unofficial border that divides Kashmir between India and Pakistan, for the first time since 1971. The strike took place near the town of Balakot,…

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Has Indian Railway Become A Vicious Death Trap?

By: Dr. Mohammad Aleem, Editor-ICN Group NEW DELHI: Indian Railway is one of the largest railway networks of the world. It commutes more than two crore people from one place to another in a day. For every other Indian, it is like their lifeline. Time and again, it comes into news not only for good reasons but bad one also. Of late, in Punjab, a deadly accident had taken place during the Dussehra festival. Around sixty people had lost their precious lives and many dozens injured. It happened on a…

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India’s Largest 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydro Power Station Achieves 100 Billion Units Of Electricity Generation

By: Vijay Kumar Verma, Editor-ICN Group SHIMLA: A historic feat was achieved at the country’s largest Nathpa Jhakri Hydro Power Station today when the public sector SJVN’S flagship hydro station in Himachal Pradesh crossed a cumulative 100 billion units electricity generation today. Shri Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director of the company told that the power station, which is designed to generate 6612 million units of electricity every year in a 90 per cent dependable year has all through been operating at more than 100 percent plant availability factor and…

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The Magic Of Snow: Nature’s Brush Paints The Best

By: Rakesh Lohumi, Sr. Editor-ICN Group  SHIMLA: The sight of cottony snowflakes wafting down lazily from the overcast skies is indeed mesmerising. The landscape undergoes a dramatic change as the specks of white settle down all over the place– on the trees, rooftops, power lines, roadside railings, grassy slopes, bushes and the ground. It is a feast for the eyes as the Nature’s brush extends the white mantle across the hills in no time, lending an ethereal beauty to the scenery. The best of human efforts cannot create anything like it. The…

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