User: divya_rrs Topic: Bangalore
Category: Traffic :: traffic-woes
Last updated: Nov 12 2018 10:59 IST RSS 2.0
 
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City Buzz: Faizabad renamed Ayodhya | Diwali impact on air quality | Delhi Signature Bridge opening…and more! 12.11.2018 Citizen Matters
Did the SC order have any impact on Diwali pollution? Which are the other cities that may see a name change after the renaming of Faizabad to Ayodhya? What's special about Delhi's new Signature Bridge? All this and more news from our cities in our weekly recap.
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“We have no choice but to move to e-autos” 6.11.2018 Citizen Matters
As the transport department struggles to phase out two-stroke autos, here is what an official has to say about the challenges of introducing e-autos on Bangalore roads.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Curb on new vehicle registration? | Bellandur lake recedes | GIL pays 50 lakh penalty 5.11.2018 Citizen Matters
Bellandur lake's disappearing act, new anti-pollution measures being considered, and a revived Peripheral Ring Road project -- catch all the important news from your city that you may have missed last week.
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E-rickshaws as antidote to air pollution: Hope for Bengaluru or pipe-dream? 2.11.2018 Citizen Matters
A recent study report says that by switching to electric autos, carbon emissions can be reduced by 0.11 million tonne per year, PM10 by 114.5 million tonne per year, and NOx by 37.6 million tonne per year. So when will Namma Bengaluru make that switch and what's been stopping it?
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Metro didn’t dig deep enough during testing, to see GAIL pipeline in ITPL 30.10.2018 Citizen Matters
Agencies working in Bengaluru do not exchange the list of their utilities while working in the same area. Being unaware of what was beneath the ground, Metro workers dug deep and accidentally damaged GAIL pipeline.
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India-Japan Development Cooperation in the Indo-Pacific, including Africa 29.10.2018 Govt of india: PIB
India and Japan committed to working together to promote peace, stability and prosperity, through economic growth and development in the Indo-Pacific, including Africa, by enhancing connectivity through quality infrastructure and capacity building of our partners.
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Why has the KSPCB failed to arrest air pollution in Bengaluru? 25.10.2018 Citizen Matters
"Ours is a monitoring station, which can only assess and suggest," say KSPCB officials. What are these suggestions and is the city even close to implementing those?
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Belching smoke, noxious fumes: Are Vehicular Emission Tests working? 23.10.2018 Citizen Matters
Is the Emission Test mechanism in Bengaluru good enough to ensure that vehicles are pollution-free and vehicle owners follow due process?
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Current Affairs wrap for the day: October 13th 2018 13.10.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Get all the big national and international news and stay up to date with Current Affairs and General Knowledge to prepare for competitive exams.
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“Time is money…we must ensure it is not wasted in Bangalore traffic” 26.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
As his term comes to an end, outgoing mayor Sampath Raj answers questions on his tenure, BBMP administration in general and what the new mayor of Bengaluru should prioritise.
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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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