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Last updated: Sep 13 2019 13:27 IST RSS 2.0
 
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From underprivileged girls to a sisterhood learning the game in their 30s: How football changes lives in Bengaluru 13.9.2019 Citizen Matters
Through football, underprivileged girls in Bengaluru are getting scholarships to attend college, trips abroad, and even a place in the state team. Also, a collective of women have taken initiative to learn the game in their 30s
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Six Children Drown While Enacting Ganesh Chaturti Immersion In Karnataka 10.9.2019 NDTV News - South
A mock Ganesh idol immersion turned fatal for six children as they drowned in a tank while enacting it on Tuesday at a village in Kolar district of Karnataka, police said.
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Five Children Take Charge As Bengaluru Top Cop For A Day 9.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Proudly adorning the signature khaki police uniform, five terminally-ill children assumed command as Bengaluru top cop for a day as part of a special initiative by city police and ''Make a Wish''...
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PM Modi To Watch Chandrayaan 2's Moon Landing With Children At ISRO 6.9.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will watch the historic Chandrayaan 2 lunar landing live from the ISRO control room in Bengaluru accompanied by around 70 school students from across the country.
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Creating green jobs could help address both unemployment and environmental degradation in India 5.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Shifting to a green economy could add 3 million jobs in the renewable energy sector by 2030.
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How This Bengaluru Woman Found Her Dream Behind The Wheel 3.9.2019 NDTV News - South
Suganthi is a shining example of change in a new world where the walls of gender disparity are gradually crumbling. A "driver partner" with Uber, she braves the maddening traffic of Bengaluru from...
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"Vendetta Of Worst Kind": Karnataka Congress On DK Shivakumar's Grilling 3.9.2019 NDTV News - India-news
The Congress's troubleshooter in Karnataka, DK Shivakumar, will face his fourth day of questioning by the Enforcement Directorate in Delhi. Mr Shivakumar, a former minister, was summoned to the...
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Mitigating the curse of the car in Indian cities 2.9.2019 Citizen Matters
On one hand, there is a thirst for bigger and more expensive cars. On the other, there is the state's inability to provide strong enough disincentives and efficient alternatives. Together these are destroying our cities and our communities slowly but steadily. What is the way out?
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Delhi Boy Among 60 Who Would Watch Chandrayaan-2 Landing With PM Modi 31.8.2019 NDTV News - Cities
Delhi student Manogya Singh Suyansh has been selected by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to watch the landing of Chandrayaan-2 on the surface of the moon with Prime Minister Narendra...
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Delhi Boy To Watch Chandrayaan-2 Landing With PM Modi 31.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The landing of Chandrayaan-2 is expected to make India the fourth nation in the world, along with the USA, USSR and China, to land on the moon.
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ISRO's Space Quiz Chandrayaan-2 Ends Tomorrow 24.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
ISRO has extended the last date to participate in the Space Quiz Chandrayaan-2 to tomorrow, i.e. August 25, 2019.
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Delhi, Mumbai or Bengaluru, our cities treat pedestrians as second class citizens 21.8.2019 Citizen Matters
In 2018, pedestrians comprised more than 50% fatalities on Mumbai streets; the numbers for Delhi and Bangalore stood at 44% and 40%. Our streets have turned into a battlefield between cars and citizens, and citizens almost always lose.
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Volunteering is cool: How Bengaluru’s youth are helping out orphanages, cleaning black spots, and more 13.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Are Bengaluru's youth disconnected from social realities? Here is a look at the city's young volunteers that prove they aren't. From serving others to saving the planet, there's much these volunteers are trying to do
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Here’s how you can donate food in Bengaluru 12.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
If you want to help feed the hungry in Bengaluru, you have several options - asking volunteer networks to pick up excess food, donating dry rations to an organisation, or even becoming a volunteer yourself.
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How a residents’ group saved Benniganahalli lake from going the Bellandur way 6.8.2019 Citizen Matters
When Benniganahalli lake started frothing in 2017, residents of the nearby Pai Layout pushed BBMP to restore it. The cleaned-up lake bed is now filled by monsoon rains. The residents have also formed a Trust to develop a jogging track and other facilities here in coordination with BBMP
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Are Indian cities a new Lilliput in the making? 6.8.2019 Citizen Matters
India has the largest number of 'stunted' children in the world according to the global Global Nutrition Report. And contrary to what many think, they are not only to be found in rural or remote areas. One in four children under five years have stunted growth in our cities, with even the capital Delhi showing alarming rates.
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Lynching of young Muslim entrepreneur in Manipur last year shows such acts are carefully planned 2.8.2019 Scroll.in
Khan was accused of being a thief, which fits in with the stereotype of local Manipuri Muslims.
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Maharashtra: Seven killed, one injured after car crashes into tree on Mumbai-Bengaluru highway 31.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Preliminary inquiries revealed that those who were killed belonged to the same family.
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Pasta or Pav bhaji? Roti or Ragi mudde? How Bengaluru’s schools and students deal with food 31.7.2019 Citizen Matters
As children increasingly consume junk food, some Bengaluru schools have adopted strict policies to ensure that their students eat healthy. These schools' policies range from providing food cooked at school itself, to replacing any junk food children bring from home
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At Jagali in JP Nagar, top artists entertain children and adults alike 23.7.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Children aren't often welcome at cultural performances where the audience are expected to be disciplined. But Jagali in JP Nagar aims to change just this, by catering to family audiences. In this edition of Citizens Live, Saraswathi Anand, whose living room serves as Jagali, talks about this informal space
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