User: divya_rrs Topic: Bangalore
Category: Traffic :: traffic-woes
Last updated: Sep 18 2018 16:05 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Bengaluru Buzz: Kannada on signboards | Drop in PoP Ganesha idols | LED to light-up KIA runway 18.9.2018 Citizen Matters
Been too busy to keep pace with what's been happening in your city, or what plans for its future are? Here's a recap of some of the most important developments in Namma Bengaluru over the last week.
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Tips to make BMTC’s Android app more useful and helpful 14.9.2018 Citizen Matters
BMTC has an Intelligent Transport System, and an ITS mobile application too. How to make this system more efficient to help public transport and people? some inputs.
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MobiKwik, ONN Bikes tie-up to launch rent-a-bike service on its app 11.9.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Sep 11 (ANI): MobiKwik on Tuesday announced its entry into a new vertical in the travel category with its tie-up with ONN Bikes, a bike rental platform that simplifies the way people
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When it cost 20 times more for a return journey in Bengaluru 5.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Reaching Carmelaram costs Rs 20 and 105 minutes with 60 minutes of walking, while the return journey costs Rs 402 and 160 minutes!
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Tackling Bengaluru’s traffic doesn’t need more capacity than what’s already planned 4.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Transport is a problem that worsens with economic development. To tackle this, roads need to be decreased, not increased. How will an elevated way help?
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Bangalore Buzz: Citizens’ Rail Yatra | BBMP crackdown on smoking in eateries | Transport cess on the cards? 4.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
What made news in Namma Bengaluru last week? From the suburban rail campaign to the CM's plans for the city upon completion of 100 days in office -- catch it all here in our weekly round-up.
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Bangalore needs better transport for people and goods; not elevated roads 3.9.2018 Citizen Matters
Through this article, I would like to counter a previous article by Nitin Seshadri, a resident of Koramangala, that recommends elevated roads as a solution to our traffic jams. Here are my points: 1. The
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Rs 95 crore billed, but BBMP fails to meet deadline for white-topping; Why? 1.9.2018 Citizen Matters
The monsoon has often been blamed for delays in execution of white-topping on major roads in Bengaluru, but tender documents had clearly taken into account seasonal rains. Meanwhile, unfazed by the hurdles in the earlier phase, the BBMP has identified new roads to be brought under the project.
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Choked Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru in queue to board Uber flying cabs 30.8.2018 Sify Finance
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Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata or Bengaluru – which megacity has the most toxic emissions? 24.8.2018 Citizen Matters
Which cities have the highest vehicle stock? Do they also pollute and guzzle fuel the most? Or do emissions depend more on the average length of motorised trips? Check out these and more pertinent findings from CSE's latest analysis of transport-emissions in 14 cities.
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Open letter to Chief Minister of Karnataka: Elevated Beda, Suburban Train, BRT, LastMile Beku 21.8.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Elevated roads do not solve the traffic problem - they shift it to another place. The government must decide to move people, not move vehicles, says Sandeep Anirudhan in his letter.
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Bike sharing is good, but will big city residents risk cycling to their destinations? 16.8.2018 Citizen Matters
Indian city roads witness a David-Goliath tussle everyday between cycles and motorised transport. And the latter still holds a big advantage. As more and more cities formally launch bike sharing programmes, will the commoner take to cycling in a big way, given the safety concerns?
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Bengaluru Buzz: Of air pollution, white-topped roads and illegal hoardings 4.8.2018 Citizen Matters
Did you read about the removal of illegal hoardings and resumption of white topping of roads? Here is our weekly round up, if you missed that and other key news from around the city!
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Bengaluru needs more roads, and elevated is the way to go 31.7.2018 Citizen Matters
One can always argue against the manner in which the government takes up certain projects, but elevated corridors as a concept cannot be ruled out, argues Nitin Seshadri.
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Ban private vehicles, decongest areas and businesses will thrive: Prof Ashish Verma 24.7.2018 Citizen Matters
Do you know what the two main modes of urban public transport are? Or how Right of Way (ROW) operates in these systems? Professor Ashish Verma of IISc explains these in the Bengaluru context to highlight potential efficient solutions to the city's traffic woes. »
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MNS protest against Mumbai potholes is a bigger attack against pedestrians! 23.7.2018 Citizen Matters
To protest potholes, axe-wielding men of the Maharashtra Navanirman Sena (MNS) dig up a well-laid footpath. Government authorities evict vendors from station premises and allow car parking in the space. Who cares for the pedestrian in Mumbai? »
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Metro work throws traffic out of gear 26.6.2018 Hindu: Bangalore
Citizens are not happy with the way in which the work has been planned by Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL)
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Six-coach metro train causes a stir 23.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
Made six trips on Saturday; ‘around 24,000 people may have taken the new train’
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Decongesting our cities 15.6.2018 Hindu: Health
It’s time to modify regulation to accommodate app-based public transport services
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Crew-only terminal opened at KIA 13.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
The Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) now has a crew-only terminal dedicated for airline staff. The aim is to de-congest the main terminal, apar
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