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Kolkata-dhaka Train Service Begins

  • Posted on August 9, 2017 at 4:40 pm

The Dhaka-Kolkata Maitree Express commenced its services from the West Bengal capital Kolkatta on 14 April and got held for few minutes in Nadia region. This incident took place because some citizens who sat on its railway path challenging rehabilitation of Bangladeshs people in exile. The train was held near Aranghata in the Ranaghat.

The people who were protecting the train came down but did not use any harsh means or force as the unlawful resident themselves removed the barrier and the train recommenced its journey. While Eastern Railways sources previously said that the unlawful resident belonged to the ‘Amra Bangalee’ crowd, the police force say they were campaigners of the Nikhil Banga Nagarik Sangha. A large group of people have been supposedly detained for jamming the course of the train.

This train facility was made to continue between India and Bangladesh after an extensive period of good 43 years. A swarm of Indian ministers like External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee, Railway Minister Lalu Prasad etc were there at the Kolkata railway workstation in north Kolkata for the inaugration ceremony of this train.

Maitree Express is a passenger train with six coaches that will go back and forth from Dhaka in Bangladesh to Kolkata in West Bengal (India). Maitree Express will leave from Kolkata on Saturdays and Sundays at 7.10 am arriving Dhaka at 10.30 pm. From Dhaka, it will depart at 8.30 am and will arrive at Kolkata at 9 pm. While the Indian rake can adjust about 368 travelers, the Bangladeshi can manage to take 418 passengers.

This particular service intend to make possible trouble-free association between the two countries after a span 43 years.
“The service will reinforce people to people connection of the two bordering countries,” Contact consultant of the provisional Bangladeshi cabinet, Golam Kader said as railway officers welcomed the travelers with flowers.
The temporary government’s consultant for foreign, commerce and local government ministries, overseas representative, including Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Pinak Ranjan Chakravarty, and additional higher-ranking officers be present at the initiation of the service.
Overseas advice-giver Iftekhar Ahmed Chowdhury said the train was predicted to be a ‘goodwill representative for both the countries as associations between the two neighbors now arrived at a fresh path.
Railway officials also opened up that they were forced to connect an extra compartment to the train owing to the high requirement of tickets for the initial journey.
The final coming together was signed by Bangladesh and India for restarting the Dhaka-Kolkata trail when the cabinets of the two countries endorsed the deal.

Choosing a Limo Service for Airport Transportation in CT

  • Posted on August 6, 2017 at 4:33 pm

If youre flying into JFK or any of the other airports in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, or Massachusetts, youre going to need to think about transportation when you get on the ground. In NY, you could take a risk and stand in line at the taxi stand. At other airports, this isnt really an option. Airports has some shuttles to hotels, but you arent always going their way. Sometimes theyre not going to be right there, either, especially if youre getting in on a red-eye flight.

So what should you do if you want a calm, quiet, and comfortable ride to or from the airport, any time, day or night? Its time to find a good limousine service. Airport transportation in Connecticut, and anywhere else for that matter, can be a bit of a gamble if you dont call a reliable service. How can you find one? What do you need? What questions should you ask?

Choosing a CT Limo Service

First of all, everyones transportation needs are different. You may travel light and just need a sedan to drive you from the airport to your home. You may need some extra room for luggage. You may want to unwind and have a drink on your way home. It might be time to treat yourself to a stretch limo ride.

Call a few services and ask them about their airport limo service. They should be able to tell you about their fleet, their rates, and their reservation system. Some of these companies have online resources for all of this information, so you can just browse away.

Choosing a Vehicle

Once youve settled on the right CT airport limo service, youll just have to choose the vehicle that is right for your transportation needs. You can get door-to-door sedan service for very reasonable rates. You dont necessarily need the full luxury treatment when youre just going home to unwind and eat dinner with your family.

If, however, youre getting off the plane and heading to a high-profile conference, meeting, or party, you might want to make an impressive entrance. For this kind of service, you can book a stretch sedan or SUV limo.

Reservations

The great thing about choosing a CT airport limo services is that you can book it and forget about it. With taxi companies, you can sometimes call ahead, but they dont specialize in reservation services the way that limousine services do. Trust a company that is experienced and professional when youre booking a ride home from the airport.

Out And About In Missouri Transportation And Car Services

  • Posted on August 6, 2017 at 3:08 pm

Getting around a new city like Missouri can be an exciting and memorable experience, but it can also be a disaster. Stressing and worrying how to get to your next destination can easily turn your simple trip or vacation into the most confusing ordeal you have ever encountered. Good thing there are affordable transportation from and to Missouri Airport.

Imagine yourself all packed and ready to experience a new place and explore all its culturemuseums, parks, restaurants, shops and mallsbut instead of smoothly walking through these places, you end up stuck in your hotel room trying to figure out the fastest yet cheapest way to go about your trip. What is the most sensible approach to solving this predicament? Book yourself a transport service.

Booking yourself a transport service that will be ready to drive you around and anywhere in the city is still the best option when visiting either for leisure or business. From the moment you arrive, you can smoothly hop into your limo transportation in Missouri and get to where you need to be in a matter of minutes. Local transport services have chauffeurs who are professional, courteous, and knowledgeable about the roads and areas in the city, so you can be sure to make your appointment on time.

When in Missouri, one must not pass the chance to take a trip to Saint Louis, one of its most beautiful and interesting cities filled with cultural vibe, music, and arts. Cap the night by riding in one of Saint Louis limousine service and have dinner in one of its many world-class restaurants, and get to taste regional cuisine like toasted ravioli, gooey butter cake, Provel cheese, and of course, one must not leave out St. Louis style pizza!

Whether you are planning a big event, an intimate occasion or attending a seminar, business convention or just treating yourself and friends to a get-away, transportation is key to ensuring you have a good time and hassle-free trip. Arranging to get the best Missouri limousines is easy, affordable, and most of all suited to your transportation requirements. Limo and car companies have a wide fleet ranging from limo buses, luxury sedans, and sporty SUVs. You can be sure to get the proper vehicle you need for your event or occasion. The best limousine services are chauffeured with professional, dependable, and polite drivers that make your vacation or trip even more pleasant and worry-free.

In Missouri, travelling in style does not always have to be costly. There are hundreds of affordable transportation and car services rentals where you can have the best options possible. Most of all, you do not need to waste your precious time trying to find your way through the city. Getting yourself a limo or car service will guarantee that you get the most of your trip and get to see the real interesting urban scenes and cultural offerings of Missouri.

The Top 10 Model Train Shops in Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee

  • Posted on August 5, 2017 at 2:31 pm

There are fantastic model railroading hobby shops all across the United States. These stores all look like a lot of fun to visit, but what are the most popular? Here is a list for the states of Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee.

The most popular model railroading shops (based on online chatter) in Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee are:

10. Mishawaka Rail Yard in Mishawaka, Indiana

A Tie for Number 8

8. BAD Hobbies in Nicholasville, Kentucky

8. Rupel Toy Trains in Elkhart, Indiana

7. Park Lane Hobbies in Dyer, Indiana

6. George’s Train Shop in Huntington, Indiana

5. Aardvark’s Model Train Shop in Nashville, Tennessee

4. Phil’s Hobby Shop in Fort Wayne, Indiana

3. Berkshire Trains in Lexington, Kentucky

2. Scale Reproductions Hobby Shop in Louisville, Kentucky

…and the most popular shop for model trains in Indiana, Kentucky, or Tennessee is…

1. Johnny’s Toys in Covington, Kentucky

Hobby shops not quite making my top 10 were G and G Hobbies in Griffith, Indiana; Joe’s Hobby Barn in Terre Haute, Indiana; Linville Signs and Hobbies in Batesville, Indiana; Toys Forever Models and Hobbies in Muncie, Indiana; Train Express in Indianapolis, Indiana; Watts Train Shop in Zionsville, Indiana; Wayne’s Trains and Train Central in Indianapolis, Indiana; L and N Trains and Things in Louisville, Kentucky; The Roundhouse in Louisville, Kentucky; Chattanooga Depot in Chattanooga, Tennessee; and South Bound Trains in Franklin, Tennessee.

So, there are clearly many great model railroading shops all over Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee, with all three states having stores in the top five. Indiana had the most in the top ten with five, but Kentucky had four in the top ten – and also had all of the top three spots.

When in Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee be sure to visit some of the excellent railroading museums including Depot Railroad Museum in Salem,Indiana; Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum in North Judson, Indiana; Indiana Railway Museum in French Lick, Indiana; Indiana Transportation Museum in Noblesville, Indiana; Bluegrass Railroad Museum in Versailles, Kentucky; Nostalga Station in Versailles, Kentucky; Casey Jones Home and Railroad Museum in Jackson, Tennessee; Tennessee Central Railway Museum in Nashville, Tennessee; and Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum in Chattanooga.

I compiled this list by searching for the hobby shops listed on a number of search engines and ranking them by the number of web pages, discussion forums, photos, videos, etc that are available online. I further screened this list to include only pages that mentioned model railroading.

See a complete list of Model Train Shops in Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee, at www.ModelTrainsWithLarry.com which has complete contact information for each shop including an address, phone number, and map to the store.

The Top 10 Model Train Shops In Virginia And West Virginia

  • Posted on July 27, 2017 at 1:53 pm

For the past year I’ve been compiling a list of model train stores for my model railroading website. These shops all look like a lot of fun to visit, but what are the most popular? Here is a list for the states of Virginia and West Virginia.

The most popular model railroading shops (based on online chatter) in Virginia and West Virginia are:

10. Rick’s Hobby Shop in Roanoke, Virginia

9. Chesterfield Hobbies in Midlothian, Virginia

8. Riders Hobby Shop in Sterling, Virginia

7. Whistle Stop Hobbies in Alexandria, Virginia

6. Trains Etc. in Lorton, Virginia

5. Engine House Trains in Virginia Beach, Virginia

4. Main Street Trains in Barboursville, West Virginia

3. KMA Junction in Manassas, Virginia

2. Piper Hobby in Chantilly, Virginia

…and the most popular shop for model trains in Virginia and West Virginia is…

1. Locust Grove Trains in Locust Grove, Virginia

Hobby shops not quite making my top 10 were Awesome RC and Hobbies in Fredericksburg, Virginia; Craftech Hobby Shop in Norfolk, Virginia; Davis Hobby Supplies in Portsmouth, Virginia; Debbies RC World in Chesapeake, Virginia; Dunn’s Toy and Hobby in Manassas, Virginia; Hobby Works in Fairfax, Virginia; Leesburg Hobbies and Collectibles in Leesburg, Virginia; Rail Yard Hobby Shop in Roanoke, Virginia; Staunton Trains and Hobbies in Staunton, Virginia; Train Depot in Manassas, Virginia; Train Town Toy and Hobby in Ashland, Virginia; Walt’s Hobby Shop in Petersburg, Virginia; Cain’s Trains and Hobbies in Bunker Hill, West Virginia; Fountain Hobby Center in Charleston, West Virginia; Kid Country Toys in Charleston, West Virginia; Nitro Hobby and Craft Center in Nitro, West Virginia; Patrick’s Trains in Wheeling, West Virginia; Stephens Outdoor Railways in Vienna, West Virginia; and West Virginia Hobbies and Crafts in Teays, West Virginia.

So, there are lots of great model railroading shops from all over Virginia and West Virginia, but clearly Virginia dominated the list with nine in the top ten. This isn’t too surprising as Virginia is a bigger state with a bigger population and more hobby shops than West Virginia.

When in Virginia and West Virginia be sure to visit some of the excellent railroading museums including Eastern Shore Railway Museum in Parksley, Virginia; Fairfax Station Museum Railroad Museum in Fairfax Station, Virginia; Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke, Virginia; Princeton Railroad Museum in Princeton, West Virginia; West Virginia Railroad Museum in Elkins, West Virginia; and Williamson Area Railroad Museum in Williamson, West Virginia.

I compiled this list by searching for the hobby shops listed on a number of search engines and ranking them by the number of web pages, discussion forums, photos, videos, etc that are available online. I further screened this list to include only pages that mentioned model railroading.

How Transportation Methods Keep Fresh Flowers Fresh

  • Posted on July 25, 2017 at 4:15 pm

Chances are the flowers that arrived on your doorstep today traveled a long, grueling journey from flower farms in the Netherlands or South America. Yet they look just as fresh as they were when they were growing in fields. The secret to their blooming appearance is in the transportation methods used by the flower industry when they ship flowers to any point in the world.

Depending on where they are grown, flowers take various routes to their buyers. For local shipments, some growers send their flowers to a packing company, who grades the flowers and arranges them in bunches. The packing company then sends the flowers to supermarkets or flower shops. Other growers cut, pack, and package the flowers themselves in the nurseries and send them out to buyers through mail, or to wholesale markets.

International shipments work a little differently. Sometimes, flowers are packed in flat boxes, which allow a large number of flowers to be put in small spaces like airplane holds. Other flowers like expensive tropical varieties will not survive long without a constant supply of fresh water.

Delicate tropical flowers are sent with a little water holder at the ends or shipped out in buckets of water. The latter method not only extends the life of the flowers; it also reduces labor time because once the plane or the boat arrives, the flowers are ready to be sold. On the other hand, buckets are heavier than boxes and take up more space. This method costs more and reduces the number of flowers that can be shipped. Thats why tropical flowers are the usually the most expensive in your local flower shop.

Even growers in developing countries such as The Philippines now are using modern transportation technology that improves the shipment quality of their local flower industry. The lack of a cold storage facility usually results in flowers that are already half-wilted. This is because the time frame from when flowers leave the greenhouse to when they arrive at the plane or ship is very short, and its crucial that the flowers are placed in cold chain storage throughout the journey.

Cold chain is a technology used to keep the temperature down for sensitive cargo like pharmaceuticals. With the availability of cold chain transportation, flowers sent from major growers to Europe and the United States arrive in excellent shape, as though they were freshly picked just that morning.

How to Train knockout rats

  • Posted on July 21, 2017 at 1:21 pm

Training knockout rats and mice is not as easy task but it can become easy if you get the right tricks of training your pet rat. To train your rat, first of all you have to understand its behavior and its likes and dislikes as well. These are some common things that should be learnt before training knockout mice or rats. By knowing about these basics, you can easily plan out the way by which you have to train your pet animals. Having a pet like rat or mice is so easy to handle that one can’t even believe this. You even don’t have to maintain special budget for these pets as their living cost is very low and one can easily afford that cost.

Only you have to do is to just provide them a proper cage in which knockout rats can stay at your home. Proper bedding can be placed in their cage by using a small tray or something like that. Along with this, you have to take care of their food as they don’t like to have similar kind of food on each day even though if that is their favorite one. They want to have variations in their diet so that their interest will remain in every kind of food. Knockout mice are also very easy to handle as they eat less quantity of food as compared to rats due to which their living cost is slightly lower as compared to rats. If you would love to train your pets for party tricks then you should choose mice for this purpose. Mice have slim and flexible body due to which it is easier for them to perform those tricks as compared to rats. For more information regarding rats and mice, you can visit online forums and communities and can gain more knowledge about them.

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Train To Kashmir Hits The Highway

  • Posted on July 1, 2017 at 12:23 pm

All ready to guzzle in Kashmir’s mesmerizing scenery and to experience the hilly tack of Kashmir in a train in snowy February 2007, the primary trial train to Kashmir started off for the Valley not on conventional tracks but on the 300 km-long Jammu-Srinagar national main road, adding together an additional significant episode to the Rs 4,700 crore Jammu-Udhampur-Qazigund-Srinagar-Baramulla national railing plan.

It is an adding up of a further division to an account of Indian Railways and Kashmir’s national rail plan, as the first examination of diesel movable coach left for Kashmir’s Budgam railway terminal by opting a road route and not a train trail from Jammu railway station.

Almost immediately after the 36-wheeled train drawn by a 460 HP extraordinary engine started moving up the Jammu-Srinagar highway at 0700 hours ,It seems unbelievable, but the train is moving on the highway from Jammu to Badgam through Srinagar. It has taken place for the first time in the history of the Indian Railways that a DMU has scampered on a road.

Numerous Pujas were performed to mark the auspicious occasion in the history of Indian Railways. The train fitted with nearly 36 big truck wheels moved through crisscrossed roads as all the population around witnessed as the train moved on the highway with the trucks and buses on the sides. Hit by surprise as the train zigzagged through the highway, bystanders on roads, in buses and from dwellings crowded the road all around and stood astonished and flabbergasted. The sole difference in these trains is that they are fitted not with regular iron wheels but with unusual truck tyres that do not need tracks to move on. It was perhaps one of the most unfamiliar sight and the people of Kashmir were absolutely zapped.

Such an exhibition is an uncommon achievement of engineering, has become a reality as first of 24 coaches moved for Budgam railway terminal in central Kashmir. It was made probable by substitute iron wheels of the coaches with truck tyres, which will be drawn by a trailer-truck comprising 460 HP specifically planned engine.

Considering himself as a man on foot into the record of Indian Railways and Kashmir rail development, driver of the train Joginder Singh was a contented and swollen with pride . Coming from Bihar’s Fazipora region, Singh said, “I have done Indian Railways pompous by moving a most priceless present to Kashmiris.”

Guide To Wiring Model Train Toy Track Layouts

  • Posted on June 28, 2017 at 5:57 pm

A train toy is a key piece of any childhood. Thus, it is important to master the wiring of toy model trains to ensure they run as smoothly as possible. This way, your child can enjoy hours upon hours of great fun. Don’t worry: Even if you have little experience with wiring, you can definitely master this with a little practice. The following includes a basic guide to wiring model train toy layouts.

Before you begin, you should know that the larger your model train track is, the more complex wiring and set-up will be. Additionally, you may need to use a heavy gauge wire as a bus for the track and may also have to run a number of feeders. Experts recommend that you fasten your train track to a foundation so that it is as secure as possible. Plywood is generally an inexpensive and effective material to use for this.

One of the keys to wiring model train tracks is to keep track of which wire is which. Using different-colored wire is a great way to keep track of your wiring patterns. For example, you could have the outside rail wires be red and the inside ones white to mark the negative charge.

Most experts agree that the right hand rule of wiring is integral to a successful track layout. Basically, you want the train to travel the track layout to the right or counterclockwise direction from where you stand at the power pack. When wiring, this means that the outside rail would be positive (+) and the inside rail would then be a negative (-) rail. It’s important to keep in mind which rails are positive and negative so that wiring is made that much easier.

You can wire the toy train wires to the model’s track in a number of ways. The most popular way is to solder feeder wires to the outer side of your rail. An 8 place terminal block is a great way to keep track of your wires. For example, you can connect all of the wires here and keep yourself from doubling up wires in a power pack. You don’t want the vibration from the pack to result in loose or frayed wires. Attaching the wires from the pack to the block is easy: all you have to do is strip some of the insulation from the wire, loop it around one of the knobs or screws of the terminal, and match up the charges.

Beginners should start simple so that they can master the basics of wiring and soldering. Once you master a simple model train toy track layout and its wiring, you can start experimenting with more and more complex layouts and their wiring. Soon, you’ll have many trains running on interlocking and reversing loops of track.

How to train your Horse- How to Tame and Train Wild and Vicious Horses

  • Posted on June 15, 2017 at 8:58 am

Horse Training Secrets Revealed- is a guide that will help you quickly train wild and viscous horses. The guide consists of three parts or separate guides. These three are: -How To Tame and Train Wild and Vicious Horses”, -The Horseman’s Guide and Farrier Horse- and -A Course in Horsemanship.-

The guide called “How To Tame and Train Wild & Vicious Horses” was actually written in the late 1800s. In this book you will learn about how to tame and train a wild horse in an easy, natural and gentle manner, and the fool proof way to build a connection with your horse. This method was taken from a long lost European manuscript from 1811. You will also learn the “Three Fundamental Principles” to tame your horse.

The book includes valuable knowledge on removing the horse’s fear of certain objects which is important. You will learn how a horse really decides if an object is safe or dangerous, and things like how to stable a colt without a problem.

The book explains why using a rope halter on an unbroken halt is not a good idea. You will learn what is the best type of halter to use and the right way to use it. Most people don’t know about which sense is the most important one in a horse. This book will teach you about it. There are also many other topics included in this book.

In The Second guide called “The Horseman’s Guide and Farrier” you will find great household remedies for a lot of different problems. These remedies are used by master horse trainers.

In this book you will find remedies that have been used effectively for treating over a dozen horse related diseases. It also includes a recipe made by the author for -Horse Powder” which according to the author will “cure more diseases than any other medicine known-. His recipe can be used to cure diseases like Hidebound, Distemper, Fersey, Colds and all lingering diseases which may be appear from blood or lung impurity.

With help of -A course in Horsemanship- you will learn how to make decisions by -reading- the horse. It also includes information on how to teach good behavior and the one thing that most people get wrong about the habits of horses.

-Horse Training Secrets Revealed- has been put together by Craig Perish and it explains in great detail how you can properly train your horses. The book comes with three bonuses that you should heck out. The price of the package is $47.77 and there is an 8-week money back guarantee as well.

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