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Karnataka election results 2018: the buzz on social media 15.5.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Leaders of political parties and the electorate as well seem to be waiting with bated breath as the votes cast for the Karnataka Assembly elections 20
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Potholes, Not Politics, To Be Major Deciding Factor In Karnataka Verdict 14.5.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Over 3.5 crore people voted in the Karnataka elections amid an adrenaline-filled campaign that had the BJP and the Congress vying for votes. However instead of politics, power and publicity, potholes...
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Heavy rain, winds lash parts of Bengaluru 14.5.2018 Hindu: Bangalore
A bright and sunny day slowly turned cloudy post afternoon. By early evening, several areas across the city witnessed heavy rains. According to the K
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In Bengaluru, Many Voters Say Civic Issues, Potholes, Dictated Their Vote 13.5.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Nearly 3.5 crore people in Karnataka voted on Saturday at the end of a rancorous campaign that saw the PM Narendra Modi and Congress' Rahul Gandhi throw themselves into the campaign and hurl barbs at...
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Highways around city choked 13.5.2018 Hindu: Bangalore
But within the city, most vehicles were off the road
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Karnataka Polls: Key Issues 11.5.2018 General News
Elections in Karnataka will be held on Saturday and the state has seen fever pitch campaigning by top leaders, each attempting to woo voters through their unique campaigning styles.Here are some of the key issues that voters would consider while exercising their franchise tomorrow:• FARMER CRISIS: The BJP claimed during its campaign that more than 3500 farmers committed suicide under the "anti-farmer" Siddaramaiah Government. The BJP said that if the Yeddyurappa Government is voted to power in the state, farmer loans of up to Rs 1 lakh would be waived off for each farmer. The BJP also promised that with a fund of Rs 1.5 lakh crore, every field in Karnataka will be watered.The Congress, on the other hand, has promised to double farmers' income and constitute a statutory Farmers Income Commission. To tide over the agrarian crisis in 2017, the Siddaramaiah Government waived off farmer loans of up to Rs 50, 000 per farmer at an estimated cost of Rs Rs 8,165 crore to the state ...
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Urban-rural divide key to Karnataka poll outcome 11.5.2018 General News
Campaigning in Karnataka has come to an end, with high-intensity rallies being carried out by both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to woo voters in their favour in both rural and urban areas.According to Election Commission data, Karnataka consists of 70 urban and 154 rural assembly constituencies. While nearly half of the urban constituencies are in Bengaluru city (28), the rest are spread across seven city corporations - 43 city municipal councils (CMCs), 65 town municipal councils (TMCs) and 92 town panchayats (TPs).Drawing from the experience of the Gujarat assembly elections in December last year, it was observed then that the BJP held strong ground in urban Gujarat, while the Congress had the rural voter segment in its grip.Assembly polls in Karnataka take place tomorrow, and it will be worth a watch to see whether the BJP can work its magic in rural and urban areas, or will they concede defeat to the grand old party for a second time.While the election results
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Helicopter taxi apps offer escape from traffic-choked megacities 9.5.2018 General News
Within minutes of using an app to book a ride, Agostino Fernandes was looking down on lush greenery from a helicopter taxi high above Bangalore -- one of several Uber-style chopper services taking off to help commuters tackle increasingly congested megacities. In under 30 minutes -- a quarter of the time it would have taken from downtown Bangalore by road -- Fernandes was strolling through Kempegowda International Airport to his gate. "It's much better than the usual car or taxi because it saves time," he told AFP. "And for a city like Bangalore, which they call India's green capital because of the parks and gardens, you get a very nice view." From New York to Jakarta, chopper-hailing services have been taking off to help commuters beat the traffic chaos. Private helicopter charters have been available for decades -- at a price -- but the latest services are far cheaper and more accessible to the public, allowing anyone with a smartphone and a credit card to order a ride with relative
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Helicopter Taxi Apps Offer Escape From Traffic-Choked Megacities 9.5.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Within minutes of using an app to book a ride, Agostino Fernandes was looking down on lush greenery from a helicopter taxi high above Bangalore -- one of several Uber-style chopper services taking off...
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Info for voters of Bommanahalli Constituency -MLA, Candidates, Voting and more 8.5.2018 Citizen Matters
If you are one among the lakhs of voters of Shanti Nagar, this is what you need to know! Background information Understand the role of the MLA Learn all you can about the candidates: see »
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Tracking Mahalakshmi Layout MLA Gopalaiah 7.5.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
The first term MLA from Mahalakshmi Layout won his election on a JD(S) ticket. In 2017, he was suspended from the party along with his party colleagues from the city, Zameer Ahmed and Srinivas Murthy »
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Info for voters of Rajarajeshwarinagar Constituency: MLA, candidate, voting and more 5.5.2018 Citizen Matters
If you are one among the lakhs of voters of Rajarajeshwarinagar, this is what you need to know! Background information Find your constituency Understand the role of the MLA Learn all you can about the »
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Info for voters of K R Puram Constituency – MLA, Candidates, Voting and more 4.5.2018 Citizen Matters
If you are one among the lakhs of voters of K R Puram, this is what you need to know! Background information Find your constituency Understand the role of the MLA Learn all you can »
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AC Srinivas: A separate BBMP for Mahadevapura zone, with its own mayor 4.5.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Volunteers from a citizen activist group, Million Voter Rising interviewed candidates contesting in the Karnataka Assembly elections from Mahadevapura constituency. Below is the transcript of the interview with Indian National Congress candidate A C Srinivas: »
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Tracking K R Puram MLA Byrathi Basavaraj 3.5.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
K R Puram is known for many scams and mafia. What has been the MLA doing about it? »
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Experts question BMRCL’s flyover proposal at Silk Board 3.5.2018 Hindu: Rx
Traffic jam will shift to other junctions, say critics
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Info for Mahadevapura voters: MLA, candidates, voting & more 2.5.2018 Citizen Matters
How to vote Understand the role of the MLA Learn all you can about the candidates: see below Locate your voting booth: TBD How to cast your vote: TBD Candidates share their vision & action ...
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Bengaluru under the clutches of mafia, says Shah 1.5.2018 Hindu: Bangalore
Alleging that Bengaluru was under the clutches of mafia, Bharatiya Janata Party national president Amit Shah on Monday called upon the people to disl
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Youth representation in Assembly needed, says BTM Layout AAP candidate 1.5.2018 Citizen Matters
He is young and enthusiastic, and taking on Ramalinga Reddy from BTM Layout. Dr Syed Abbas from Aam Aadmi Party talks about his work and ambitions. »
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Congress woos Bengaluru voters with Rs 1 lakh-crore for infra 28.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
With a dedicated manifesto for India's tech hub, Bengaluru region, the ruling Congress on Saturday promised to spend Rs 1 lakh-crore on developing the city's infrastructure.
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