User: Jake Topic: Infrastructure and Real Estate
Category: Infrastructure Projects
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Delhi, Mumbai or Bengaluru, our cities treat pedestrians as second class citizens 21.8.2019 Citizen Matters
In 2018, pedestrians comprised more than 50% fatalities on Mumbai streets; the numbers for Delhi and Bangalore stood at 44% and 40%. Our streets have turned into a battlefield between cars and citizens, and citizens almost always lose.
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Why Koramangala looks like a war zone: Five ongoing projects in 4 sq km 19.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
With five major infrastructure projects, and several smaller ones, Koramangala resembles a massive construction site these days. Neither the hapless residents nor the authorities are clear about the details of these projects, or why they are needed at all
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Where cars are king and pedestrians their slaves 17.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Thanks to lack of political will and unfortunate US-style aspiration, we have arrived at a sad state of affairs as far as urban mobility is concerned. In this first of a four-part series, the author explains the latent inequality and hierarchy in our city streets.
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Tripura to build IT hub 17.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Tripura to build IT hub
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High Alert Continues In Karnataka After Independence Day 17.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Security arrangements across major towns and cities in Karnataka have been beefed up after a high alert was sounded on Friday. The police said it was only an extension of the usual alert sounded for...
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How this Bellandur apartment saves Rs 25,000 a year composting garden waste 14.8.2019 Citizen Matters
The residents of Sobha Quartz once used to pay tractor operators to dump their garden waste. But once they started composting this waste instead, their garden has thrived from the compost, and they now save around Rs 25,000 a year
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Bengaluru Buzz: Flood alert in city | RWAs to prevent idol immersion in lakes | Toilets near Metro stations 11.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Flood warning issued in 80 localities in Bengaluru, RWA members asked to guard lakes during Ganesha Chaturthi, lack of state ministers delay Metro land acquisition - catch up on news from the city last week
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Why Bengaluru’s draft transit policy is unlikely to make the city more liveable 8.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Bengaluru's upcoming TOD (Transit Oriented Development) Policy is expected to ease commute and reduce urban sprawl in the city. But the policy will be successful only if several gaps are fixed
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Should you have to pay for parking in Bengaluru? 1.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Bengaluru has taken any number of measures to stop parking chaos on the streets - from setting up MLCPs to mandating parking space in buildings. Why then is parking still an issue in the city? Will the recent proposal to end free parking make a difference?
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Mumbai, a top market for rentals 1.8.2019 DNA
Survey finds Mumbai has seen highest increase in scale, followed by Chennai and Bengaluru
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Bengaluru Buzz: BBMP opposes plan to allow hoardings in city | Bellandur lake restoration progresses | Forest land to go for Metro…and more 27.7.2019 Citizen Matters
BBMP to push for implementation of its hoarding ban, BDA starts works to prevent sewage entry to Bellandur lake, a 1.75-acre forest patch to be acquired for Metro line, spurt in dengue cases - read more on what happened in the city this week
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A Manipur Muslim family struggles to understand why a lynch mob thought their MBA-son was a thief 21.7.2019 Scroll.in
Mohamed Farooq Khan ran a small food processing unit. Why would the mob that murdered him in September 2018 believe that he would want to steal a scooter?
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Floods hit Bangladesh rice farmers; top hubs fear scant rainfall 18.7.2019 Reuters: Top News
Rice farmers in Bangladesh grappled with a double whammy of floods and low demand for their produce this week, while export prices for the grain's Vietnamese variety rose on fresh interest from Philippines and Africa.
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Road and rail connectivity in North Eastern Region 17.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The road and rail connectivity of main land to the States in the North Eastern Region is through the Siliguri Corridor. In the last four years under the schemes of M/o DoNER, road projects worth Rs.821.
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Transfer of Defence Land 17.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The total area of land acquired by the Ministry of Defence after Independence in the country and State and area-wise total defence land under the management of Defence Estates Organisation details are given below.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Water crisis likely by September | Jayadeva flyover demolition | Schools insist on Aadhaar…and more 13.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Water levels in KRS dam plummeting, Jayadeva flyover demolition to begin on July 15th, BBMP counts on its new draft by-laws to check building violations - read more on what happened in the city over this week
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Will Bengaluru’s suburban rail project speed up? 5.7.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
After years of public pressure, Bengaluru's suburban rail project is gradually taking off. But confusion prevails as the project details are still being worked out.
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World Cup 2019: The ghosts of self-doubt that haunt Bangladesh against India 2.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Bengaluru 2016. Nidahas 2018. It’s always been so close and yet so far for Mashrafe Mortaza’s men.
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No New Flats In Bengaluru For 5 Years? Maybe, Says Deputy Chief Minister 28.6.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Construction of massive apartment complexes may be put on hold to help Bengaluru tide over potential water shortage, Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Dr G Parameshwara has hinted. The idea was,...
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Bengaluru’s street vendors: A vibrant community deprived of rights 28.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Carts of street food that offer a quick snack, little stalls selling just what you were looking for - street vendors are an integral part of life in Bengaluru. But why isn't the government implementing the law that upholds their right to work?
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