SJVN Pays Rs. 68.58 Crore As Final Dividend To Govt. Of Himachal Pradesh

By: Vijay Kumar Verma, Editor-ICN Group SHIMLA: On account of its financial performance for the year  2018-19, SJVN today handed over a cheque of Rs. 68.58 crores, as final dividend to the Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Jai Ram Thakur. The cheque was handed over by Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director. SJVN had already paid an interim dividend of Rs­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ 158.25 Crores  to the state holding 26.85% equity in the Company, in March 2019. The cheque was presented in the presence of Shrikant Baldi, Chief Secretary and Prabodh Saxena, Principal Secretary (MPP &…

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The Story Of Alfred Nobel, The Benefactor of the Nobel Prize

By: Barnali Bose, Editor-ICN Group KOLKATA: The Nobel Prize  has unanimously been regarded as one of the most prestigious awards worldwide for more than a century. It would be interesting to know how the internationally recognised award came to be initiated.  The Nobel Prize has been named after Alfred Bernhard Nobel who was born on 21 October,1833 in Stockholm, Germany. He was the Swedish inventor of dynamite and other powerful explosives. In order to understand how and why the award came to be given, we have to flip through the…

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How Does Social Media Affect Teenagers’ Mental Health

By: Faisal Hussain Malik Teenagers can use social media to find community, but their mental health is often negatively affected by this culture of comparison. Current Research The Upsides The Downsides SRINAGAR: The result is still out on whether social media is damaging to the mental health of teens. This is in part due to the lack of research. Some studies show that online connections with small groups of people can be beneficial to teens, while other research points to a rise in symptoms of anxiety, depression, and eating disorders. The other…

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“The Six Ethics of Life“

By: C.P. Singh, Literary Editor-ICN Group We , the human beings ,    are ever emotion al with , The   owner   of Universe, The Almighty, The All Win . We feel, we weep , we sow and reap , ever perceiving God –with, Before I pray , any   way, I must believe –fully  in . Words are assets , well thought and properly controlled , Become our liability , while picked up un weighed , given  in. One must read, mean, consider, the words , so rolled, Before…

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RAINBOW

By: C.P. Singh, Literary Editor-ICN Group To  see a rainbow , we need both, “ The Sun and The Rain “, Though rare , but it does happen , many a times , naturally . Life’s rainbow depends on our own   glad – sad – sustain , How we deal  these opposites  , in and with us, enthusiastically ? Nature is so adamant to perform , that it ever  does and stays , Day –night, flower –thorns , sweet – bitter, seem  all well . It maintains every  evils –boon,…

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Gender Discrimination – An Overview

By: Girish Tripathi, Asstt. Editor-ICN ROHTAK: Gender equality is currently an issue that everyone talks about. Gender equality term refers to equal rights, responsibilities and opportunities of men, women or any third gender in every field. Gender discrimination plays out in two sequences. The first one is the immediate disappearance of girls at birth (or during early childhood) while the second one refers to future demographic disturbances among adults. The routine elimination of girls before their birth is no doubt the most extreme symptom of women’s contemporary undervaluation that goes well beyond all…

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Money Miracle: Lace of Richness

By: Tarun Prakash Srivastava, Sr. Executive Editor-ICN Group “Lace of Richness”  Welcome to this second stop. It is enough to signal that after crossing your first halt and arriving at the second, you are now mentally prepared to fill your life with new light, new aroma and new energy. But before proceeding, I have a question from you – have you paid the first payment of this month yourself? If not, make sure to make your first payment yourself before proceeding, and if you have made that amount, please store that…

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Excellence with G.O.P.T.A.© Series: Part 107 (Strategies to overcome procrastination when you are a born addict of doing things just before deadline.)

By: Dr. Sanjay Kumar Agarwal, Sr. Associate Editor, ICN Group (In the past article, we knew about the strategy to overcome procrastination when the task seems difficult. Today, we will know about the strategy to overcome procrastination when you are a born addict of doing things just before deadline.) Strategies to overcome procrastination when you are a born addict of doing things just before deadline  This happened to be the most dreaded thing for me even. I tend to keep on postponing even important works for some another date until the…

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MEDICINE FROM KITCHEN CUPBOARD

By: Dr. Ashfaq Ahmad Khan, B.U.M.S.(Govt. Medical Officer) & Associate Editor-ICN LUCKNOW: As we all know that we are using traditional medicine to cure our diseases or physical ailments without any harmful effects since ancient times. Nature has given us so valuable things to keep our body fit and healthy. Besides all facilities in this new era sometimes many among us facing  some physical troubles or acute condition of health problem when any medical facilities are not available at that time…basically at late night..Then what to do now..Don’t worry there…

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A Place Of Social Harmony: Part 4

By: Mohammad Salim Khan,  Sr. Sub Editor-ICN Group SAHASWAN/BUDAUN: There is a well respected family in Sahaswan which is known as Meer Family. In 1925 Mir Hadi was appointed as a life time honorary Magistrate by the governor in British rule.His son Meer Khursheed Ali who was a very prominent and renowed landlord was the chairman of Municipal Board in British rule. After the Independence in1953 Meer Khursheed Ali was elected the chairman of Municipal Board.From political point of view Meer family has been a very strong family. His son Meer Mazhar…

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