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Category: Bengaluru civic
Last updated: Aug 13 2018 10:08 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Bengaluru Buzz: Froth-damage control at Bellandur lakel; Graphite Junction shows high level of pollution 13.8.2018 Citizen Matters
BDA and BBMP take steps to control Bellandur lake’s froth The planned sluice gate began its final run on August 8 in Bellandur lake to block froth from entering the city’s waterways, and irrigation tanks
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Forget battle between Delhi CM and governor; here’s the real issue with CCTV cameras 9.8.2018 Citizen Matters
Arvind Kejriwal wants CCTVs around the capital. LG Anil Baijal imposes numerous conditions and constraints. That has been the dominant narrative in this controversy so far. But what exactly can these cameras achieve for a city and where lie the pitfalls?
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Creating ‘incentives’ for good roads in the city 6.8.2018 Citizen Matters
Cities in India dread what the monsoon rains do to their roads. But why are our roads of such pathetic quality? And is there anything we can do to change the status quo?
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After Top Court Order On Playing Music, Many Bengaluru Pubs Worry 4.8.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Owners of pubs and bars here are wary that strict implementation of a Supreme Court order by the city police on playing music and other norms needed to obtain a licence may lead to closure of many...
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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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Karnataka Government To Use Drones For Public Welfare Schemes 2.8.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Karnataka government will use drones to implement welfare schemes in the fields of agriculture, urban development and police civic operations.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Trader licences revoked, SPV project pushed and 1000 transformers uprooted 28.7.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Your chance to catch up on news that matters: Here's a quick wrap of some important headlines from your city over the week gone by.
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In 1.5 years, bE-Responsible helps process 15 tonnes of e-waste scientifically 26.7.2018 Citizen Matters
Keeping e-waste away from landfills and making sure they aren't processed unscientifically is a challenge. This programme has been able to achieve some success in the issue. »
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Bellandur residents want water, road, lake and garbage problems fixed in time-bound manner 25.7.2018 Citizen Matters
Garbage, footpath, roads - problems are present everywhere. Tired of this, residents are asking the government to fix it, and have said if not, they will fight it out legally. »
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BJP MP returns iPhone X sent by Karnataka govt, asks why such `expensive gifts` for MPs 17.7.2018 Zee News : India National
There has been a widespread protest over the non-payment of dues of Bengaluru's pourakarmikas, the civic workers in the city, for over six months.
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Bangalore Buzz: BBMP vs pourakarmikas, new plans to ease traffic, and more 14.7.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
The latest in the controversy over non-payment of salaries to pourakarmikas, objections to certain proposed corridors and a collaboration with Japan to install smart traffic signals across the city -- did you catch all this on the papers over the week gone by? A quick recap of these and other pertinent news from namma Bengaluru. »
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Bengaluru Civic Body Releases 27 Crores For Salaries After Worker's Death 10.7.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The suicide of a sanitation worker in Bengaluru is being linked by his family and co-workers with the delay in payments to sanitation staff by the city corporation, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara...
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Righting wrong side traffic on Sarjapur Road 6.7.2018 Citizen Matters
The traffic issue was sorted on Sarjapur Road to Iblur Junction when the traffic cops eliminated the right turn. But the side effect was unexpected. How did local residents deal with it? »
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Swachh ranking serves wake-up call 24.6.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Poor implementation, documentation are being cited for fall in rankings
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BBMP plagued with bogus billing 24.6.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Civic officials estimate that at least 1,000 autorickshaws they are being billed for do not exist
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Corruption in BBMP has reached monstrous dimension, says HC 23.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
Asks State and civic body chief to act to save citizens from harassment by officials
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Councillors question delay in payment to contractors 22.6.2018 Hindu: Home
Claim they were not even aware about the strike by electrical contractors
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What does Rs 1,700 crore ‘Smart City’ plan for Bengaluru involve? 22.6.2018 Citizen Matters
Bengaluru is finally becoming a "Smart City" - but what does it mean? Which areas will get covered, which projects will get implemented? »
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BBMP’s ambitious LED street light project hits a road block 22.6.2018 Hindu: News
The civic body has received a complaint about one of the bidders
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Why cities like Vengurla and Panchgani could be idols for our metros 21.6.2018 Citizen Matters
In December 2017, the Forum of Cities that Segregate was instituted by the Centre for Science and Environment. Now a report assessing waste management in 20 forum cities shows that smaller cities may be showing the way. »
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