User: meerak Topic: special-topics
Category: test
Last updated: Oct 20 2019 13:34 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 30,188    
Bengaluru Buzz: New C&D waste processing unit | Company buses denied entry to bus lane | Ola launches self-drive cars 20.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
BBMP to set up a new waste processing plant, company transport buses denied entry into BMTC priority lane, Ola launches self-drive cars - read more what else happened in the city over the past week, in our roundup
Also found in: [+]
MBA Student, 21, Dies During Ramp Walk Practice In Bengaluru 19.10.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A 21-year-old MBA student died due to a suspected cardiac arrest while she was practising ramp walk for ''freshers' day'' celebrations at her college in Peenya in Bengaluru, police said.
Also found in: [+]
BBMP’s flawed delimitation plan: Why Mahadevapura residents are demanding a separate municipality 18.10.2019 Citizen Matters
This week, Mahadevapura residents submitted their objection to the state's Chief Secretary on BBMP's ward delimitation proposal. Here is our detailed analysis on why BBMP's proposal is flawed, and why it's rattling Mahadevapura residents
Also found in: [+]
Mahadevapura citizens to protest Friday against “filth, traffic jams and pollution”, demand MP, MLA, corporators resign 17.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Fed up with crumbling infrastructure in their constituency, residents of Mahadevapura are holding a protest tomorrow at Marathahalli. They are demanding the resignation of all their elected representatives, including MLA Aravind Limbavali and MP P C Mohan
Also found in: [+]
Illegal garbage disposal: Bengaluru’s SWM Marshals to go digital in levying fines 16.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Since last month, BBMP's SWM Marshals have been issuing steep fines to those who don't segregate garbage, litter streets etc. The Marshals will soon get handheld devices for better enforcement
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru-Specific Anti-Terror Squad To Be In Place From November 1 15.10.2019 NDTV News - Cities
A Bengaluru specific Anti-Terror Squad would come into being from November 1 in view of NIA's suspicion that some terrorist groups could be active in the city, Karnataka home minister Basavaraj Bommai...
Also found in: [+]
Three-way segregation, as in Bengaluru, soon to be streamlined in Chennai: Alby John, RDC South 15.10.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Alby John Varghese, Regional Deputy Commissioner (South) has been trying to make a meaningful difference in the areas of waste management, rainwater harvesting and restoration of water bodies. In this exclusive interview, he talks of the various initiatives undertaken. 
Also found in: [+]
All you need to know about Bengaluru’s new Bus Priority Lane plan for ORR 15.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Test runs of the priority bus lane project has already started in the Silk Board-KR Puram stretch of ORR. Here is how authorities are planning to implement the project and resolve problems
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: Hundreds of homes flooded | Trial run of ORR bus lane from Oct 20 | BBMP repeats promise on tree census 13.10.2019 Citizen Matters
About 500 homes in north Bengaluru were flooded last week after Doddabidarakallu lake was breached by heavy rains. Read more on news from the city last week, in our weekly roundup
Also found in: [+]
Karnataka: Day after raids, ex-deputy CM Parameshwara’s aide allegedly commits suicide in Bengaluru 12.10.2019 Scroll.in
An unidentified senior income tax official said that while Ramesh was with Parameshwara during the raids, his statement had not been recorded.
Also found in: [+]
Singer in legal wrangle after revealing child’s details on social media 10.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
Singer in legal wrangle after revealing child’s details on social media
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: Zonal committees in BBMP? | Safety audits in schools | Unseasonal rains batter roads..and more 6.10.2019 Citizen Matters
State government plans to set up 'zonal committees' for further decentralisation of BBMP. The committees will include citizens and senior officials, and will decide on zonal works. Read more on what else happened in Bengaluru over the past week, in our roundup
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru: Police warn cab drivers of strict action if they take unsafe routes to the airport 4.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A 32-year-old woman was forced to alight from an Ola cab on Monday night after her driver refused to take the tolled Ballari road.
Also found in: [+]
All you need to know about Bengaluru’s Adopt-a-Street initiative 30.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Under BBMP's new 'Adopt-a-Street' initiative, citizen groups and corporates can formally adopt and maintain streets. But will the programme sustain, or will it fizzle out like BBMP's previous adoption programmes?
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: BBMP to restore 630 km of roads | Action against water bill defaulters | PlasticBeku for BIAL roads 29.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
After continued protests from Bengalureans, the BBMP has drawn up an action plan to restore 630 km of roads that had been dug up to lay pipelines. Read more on what else happened in the city over the past week, in our roundup
Also found in: [+]
CBI Searches At Ex-Bengaluru Police Chief's Home In Phone-Tapping Case 26.9.2019 NDTV News - Cities
Officials of the CBI are searching the home of former Bengaluru police commissioner Alok Kumar in the city in connection with the alleged phone-tapping of politicians and bureaucrats during the term...
Also found in: [+]
“I welcome state govt’s move to investigate white-topping”: Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun 25.9.2019 Citizen Matters
Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun, known best for initiating ward committee meetings, has only a few days left in her tenure. In this conversation with Citizens' Live, she explains why she pushed for ward committee meetings, her take on state government's investigation into white-topping projects, and more
Also found in: [+]
Karnataka Premier League: Belagavi Panthers owner arrested over betting scandal 25.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Bengaluru police claimed to have busted an international cricket betting scandal with Ashfaq Ali Thara’s arrest.
Also found in: [+]
Pourakarmikas protest BBMP move to regularise only a few, Commissioner assures action 24.9.2019 Citizen Matters
Pourakarmikas demanded regularisation of all 18,000 workers, at a protest today. BBMP's current regularisation process excludes genuine workers based on age, educational qualification, and the requirement for online applications, they pointed out.
Also found in: [+]
Bengaluru Buzz: Zonal budgets for BBMP? | Major reduction in traffic fines unlikely | Modified PRR approved…and more 21.9.2019 Citizen Matters
Instead of having a single budget for all of BBMP, there could be separate budgets for the city's eight zones, BBMP Commissioner B H Anil Kumar has proposed. Read more on news from the city this week, in our roundup
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 30,188