'Zermatt'- a town in the mountains of Switzerland is on the world map for having the longest pedestrian bridge in the world.
The longest suspension bridge in the world - Akashi Kaikyo bridge connecting the city of Kobe Awaji island in Japan has 1,991 meters long main spam has three spans. Other two span has 960 meters, totally 3911 meters. The two hinged stiffening grider system help the bridge even to withstand a wind velocity of 178 miles per hour, it can withstand an earthquake up to 8.5 in magnitude. It took 10 years to complete with 1,81,000 tons of steel to complete the bridge. It was opened on 5th April 1988 with a six-lane traffic. 23,000 cars ply on this bridge every day.
Jun 19, 2018
Share- taxis, share bike, now share- cycle concept is planned for the Kochi city to bring down the traffic hazards like pollution, accidents and improve health, over and above "save money on transportation".
May 10, 2018
Jun 27, 2017
Thirunelli Temple is the only temple in the world where the devotees can perform all the rituals related to one’s life, starting from birth to death and life after death. It is one of the most ancient temples in Kerala. It is believed that here the prathishta of Lord Vishnu was performed by Lord Brahma. It is also known as ''Sahyamala Kshetram'' and ''Kashi of the South''.
Feb 11, 2017
Cars are no longer considered a luxury.In our hectic day to day life they have become a necessity.If you have a car, you will need a compulsory car insurance. There are various ways to save money on car insurance and get the best deal for you.Here are things to be kept in mind before taking a car insurance. 1. Compare different insurance costs when you are doing your research. 2. Visit as many insurers possible, as the prices differ. 3. Different companies over different and varying quotes.
Dec 21, 2016
Cars were once used to be considered a luxury and it was primarily seen as a mode of transport.Later on it became status symbol and people began to flaunt it for their looks and features.The most expensive cars in the world are about so much more than transportation. They are essentially rolling art pieces encapsulate the priorities of the one percent, and in that universe, flamboyance and swagger take precedence over practicality and efficiency. Here are the most expensive cars in the world published by an automotive magazine. 1. $4.8 million——Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita
Dec 19, 2016
Maruti Suzuki reigned supreme in Indian automobile market for ages before the foreign cars began their invasion.They may have lost their monopoly,but still they hold on as a brand.In the entry level segment,there is stiff competition.Now they have come out with Ignis.It was rumoured to rival against the Mahindra KUV100 in the mini-SUV segment. However emerging reports indicate that the Ignis may actually rival Renault India's popular entry-level hatchback, the Kwid.A report says the Ignis will counter Renault's Kwid.
Dec 18, 2016
The hugely popular motorcycle brand Royal Enfield has opened its its first exclusive brand store in Australia in Melbourne.This is as a part of its growth strategy in Australia and focused international thrust of expanding the mid-sized motorcycle segment (250-750cc).
Dec 8, 2016
Automobile giant Volvo has launched the world's largest bus chassis at the FetransRio exhibition in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.The new bi-articulated chassis, Gran Artic 300, is 30 meter and can carry up to 300 passengers. Volvo is a leading supplier of buses for high passenger capacity transport systems, Bus Rapid Transit (BRT). The new Gran Artic 300 has been developed in Brazil especially for BRT systems - high demand transportation systems where buses run on dedicated lanes. The bus will be able to carry up to 30 passengers more than the preceding model.
Dec 2, 2016
Splendor, the country’s most sold motorcycle, reclaimed its position as the most sold two-wheeler, helped by a revival in rural markets and festive demand in October. Last month, country’s largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp sold 254,813 Splendors, about 4,000 more than the 250,681 Activas sold by its rival Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India (HMSI), data from the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (Siam) showed. Splendor is the largest selling motorcycle brand from Hero and till date the company has sold close to 29 million of them in India.
Dec 1, 2016