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Category: Bengaluru transport
Last updated: Nov 17 2018 24:58 IST RSS 2.0
 
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All telcos, except Jio, fail Trai's call drop test 17.11.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
According to the quality of service rules, not more than 2 per cent of total calls in a telecom circle on a network should automatically get disconnected.
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Incompetence is driving transport policy in Bengaluru: Bhaskar Rao, IPS 16.11.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Hydrocarbons are on their way out and solar or electrical vehicles will become the order of the day, says former Transport Commissioner and director at the KSRTC. But for that, Bangalore needs an urgent change in mindset and policy.
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What will it take for our city bus systems to keep fares low and still curtail losses? 13.11.2018 Citizen Matters
Most public bus units in our cities have run into huge losses. Yet, fare increase would make buses unaffordable for the ones who need them the most. Can the state step in and find a way for them to be accessible as well as economically viable?
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AirAsia offers low fares on domestic, international routes 12.11.2018 Sify Finance
Malaysian budget airline AirAsia on Sunday offered low-cost fares on domestic and international routes for travel from May 2019 to February 2020, covering 120 destinations across Asia, Australia and beyond.
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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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Why the slowest marathon of my life was such a special one 10.11.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
This is not my story , this is story of a young visually impaired girl - her story of grit and determination. It was the slowest marathon of my life. But it was a special one, in all senses.
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Holding hands from start to finish: guiding visually challenged during marathon 10.11.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
This is not my story , this is story of a young visually impaired girl - her story of grit and determination. It was the slowest marathon of my life. But it was a special one, in all senses.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Marshals catching litterers | Civic Saturday at High Court | BMTC pilots e-wallet 10.11.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
From BBMP to waste management to air quality crisis, all the important happenings in the city over the last week that matter to you, in one place.
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In Nationwide Protest Against Demonetisation, Congress Observes Black Day 9.11.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Congress party workers today held a nationwide protest against the BJP-led central government's demonetisation drive, which had its second anniversary on Thursday. The party workers took to the...
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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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Gold prices steady, eyes on U.S. midterm elections 6.11.2018 Reuters: Money News
Gold prices were steady early Tuesday ahead of U.S. midterm elections that may fuel interest in the metal as a hedge against risk if the result sparks volatility in wider financial markets.
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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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When 14.5 lakh gathered in Tirunelveli for a holy dip… 2.11.2018 Citizen Matters
The Thamirabarani Mahapushkar in Tirunelveli town, Tamil Nadu, attracted large crowds, but how prepared was the town? A first-person account
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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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Airfares up 5-8% on metro routes this Diwali 2.11.2018 Financial Chronicle
New Delhi Airfares have firmed up across domestic routes but are much lower compared to previous years despite festive season rush for travel. While tariff on metro routes such as Delhi-Mumbai, Mu­mbai-Bangalore and Delhi-Kolkata has seen single-digit rise, the average fare on tier-II routes has not seen any significant increase. “On metro routes, average fare has gone up in the range of 5-8 per cent this season. Ticket prices are not unusually high as seen earlier in spite of Diwali being round the corner. On non-metro routes there is almost no increase in fares,” said a Cox & Kings spokesperson. A one-way Delhi-Mumbai ticket for journey on November 6 could be booked for Rs 4,960 from travel portal Makemytrip. Even on Diwali day an early morning flight by Air India could be booked for as low as Rs 3,757. Similarly, a passenger can book a Mumbai-Bangalore flight ticket by SpiceJet for Rs 5,492 for travel on the busiest festive day. With enough capacity avai­lable airlines are not in a position to raise ...
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MHA approves Rs.194.44 crore Safe City Project for Lucknow 1.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has approved a Safe City project for Lucknow at a total cost of Rs.194.44 crore under the Nirbhaya Fund Scheme. The project would be implemented as a Centrally Sponsored Scheme with Centre and State sharing the funding in 60:40 ratio.
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Plaza Premium Lounge Ahmedabad debuts in Gujarat 31.10.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Oct 31 (NewsVoir): Plaza Premium Lounge, world's largest independent airport lounge network, has announced the opening of Plaza Premium Lounge Ahmedabad on October 29. One of the busiest
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Multiple interventions fail to curb vehicular emissions in Bengaluru 31.10.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Several studies have pointed to the increasingly toxic air in the city, some pegging the levels of polluting particulate matter at three times the WHO-prescribed standards. What contributes to this and why is it so difficult to check?
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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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