Wednesday, May 25, 2022

ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ

spot_img





Being a country of youth India is full of hope – by Narvijay Yadav

India is a country full of diversity, but it has now got the distinction of being a country with the largest number of youth in the world. The country is bubbling with 440 million youth. No other nation in the world has such a huge young population.

These include young people who were born between 1981 and 1996. In US style, they are termed as Millennials. Most of these boys and girls have been born in the midst of the technological transformation of the country and almost all of them are aware of the new lifestyle associated with the smartphone and fast speed automobiles, be it the youth of the rural areas or the townsfolk. Of course the urban youth use all kinds of gadgets.

Social media is the super connector and it keeps them busy all the time, whether it’s work or leisure time. There may be many shortcomings in the new generation, but the merits are also not less. Whatever progress is being made in today’s era and new technology is coming, behind it all is the innovative thinking of the new generation. Google (Alphabet) CEO Sundar Pichai is very impressed with this quality of the youth, and says that “the new generation is leading the changes in the world”.

Talking Points Narvijay YadavGoogle is a company with lots of young employees and a positive thinking environment where they only talk about the possibilities. It has a culture of looking at the positive side of things and never losing hope. Actor and filmmaker Satish Kaushik also said in one of his interviews that “the new generation filmmakers work on new themes and they understand the value of time”. However, engineering students are least interested in sports.

This fact has come out from a latest survey. Sports and gym are not even mentioned in the top 10 hobbies of these students. Stanford University of USA conducted a survey of hobbies of students from 167 technical institutes in US, China, Russia and India, in which new information about engineering students came to the fore. A similar survey was also conducted by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). About 90 thousand students took part in it. Their top three hobbies include learning something new, reading and watching documentary films on YouTube.

The first 10 hobbies that emerged, in order of preference for engineering youth include – learning new things, reading, watching online documentaries, gardening, tourism, painting, cycling, cooking, online games and photography. Meanwhile, Tennis champion Rafael Nadal said on the Australian Open TV stage that “After every tournament I try to discover myself and for this I often go on sea voyages.

I find immense peace and energy in the midst of the ocean. When I come back after spending some time in the sea, I find it easier to balance life. I have to save my energy for practice. That’s why I don’t waste my energy by getting entangled in useless things. To get success, it is necessary to put your energy in the right place. I find my energy in the ocean, you can find it somewhere else. Find the source of energy and put it in the right place, your success is certain”.

Writer is a senior journalist & columnist.
Twitter @NarvijayYadav

Subscribe to YesPunjab Telegram Channel & receive important news updates

- Advertisement -

Yes Punjab - TOP STORIES

Punjab News

Sikh News

Transfers, Postings, Promotions

- Advertisement -spot_img

Stay Connected

20,323FansLike
114,314FollowersFollow

ENTERTAINMENT

National

GLOBAL

OPINION

Making a career based on a hobby is a wise step – by Narvijay Yadav

In my first few years in journalism, my mind was so engrossed in the work that it seemed like fun to me. I was...

Trade focussed Quad – by Asad Mirza

The first in-person meeting of the leaders of the US, Australia, Japan and India, termed Quad, will be held in Tokyo on Tuesday. This...

How much and how often should courts adjudicate matters of religous fervour? – by Adeel Ahmed

New Delhi, May 22, 2022- In the old city of Jerusalem, there lies a 187-foot long ‘Western Wall, built by Herod on the western...

SPORTS

Health & Fitness

Preterm birth: Warning signs that indicate complications during pregnancy

New Delhi, May 23, 2022 - Preterm birth, defined as a baby born before 37 weeks of pregnancy, is a leading cause of infant death and can result in long-term disabilities for those who survive. Each year, approximately 1 million children die as a result of preterm birth complications. According to the World Health Organization, many survivors will live...

Gadgets & Tech