User: meerak Topic: special-topics
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Last updated: Sep 14 2018 11:14 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Retrospective applicability of Green Tribunal’s lake buffer rule: Citizens in the soup? 14.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Plan sanctions for many projects near lakes and drains were given by the BBMP when there wasn't enough attention on buffer zones. With the Green court’s push for buffer zone and lack of clarity over time frame from which it is applicable, 1000s of property buyers and owners in Bengaluru are in a quandary.
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What is the fate of properties in the B register? 10.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
The A-B-(C) of A Khatha and B Khatha are becoming more and more complicated by the day. Here's the latest from BBMP on conversion of properties in the B register and what it could mean.
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KSRTC deploys 1200 additional buses during Gowri-Ganesha festival 7.9.2018 Citizen Matters
A press note from Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) states that as many as 1200 buses will be exclusively operated from Bengaluru Kempegowda Bus Station to Dharmastala, Kukkesubramanya, Shivamogga, Hassan, Mangaluru, Kundapura, Sringeri, Horanadu,
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Rs 350, time and sanity: What a missed rail yatra cost me! 7.9.2018 Citizen Matters
The author missed the train during Bengaluru's recent Rail Yatra, and her ordeal afterwards shows exactly how good it will be for citizens to have a suburban train service to travel around the city.
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Bangalore Buzz: Citizens’ Rail Yatra | BBMP crackdown on smoking in eateries | Transport cess on the cards? 4.9.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
What made news in Namma Bengaluru last week? From the suburban rail campaign to the CM's plans for the city upon completion of 100 days in office -- catch it all here in our weekly round-up.
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Rs 95 crore billed, but BBMP fails to meet deadline for white-topping; Why? 1.9.2018 Citizen Matters
The monsoon has often been blamed for delays in execution of white-topping on major roads in Bengaluru, but tender documents had clearly taken into account seasonal rains. Meanwhile, unfazed by the hurdles in the earlier phase, the BBMP has identified new roads to be brought under the project.
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Bengaluru Man Gouges Out Father's Eye With Bare Hands Over Property 28.8.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
A 40-year-old man in Bengaluru allegedly gouged out an eye of his father with his bare hands after a dispute over property this morning.
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Bangalore Buzz: False quake alarm, BDA complex demolition, low rank on livability index 20.8.2018 Citizen Matters
For busy readers, start your week with a quick recap of some of the important headlines from your city last week.
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Bike sharing is good, but will big city residents risk cycling to their destinations? 16.8.2018 Citizen Matters
Indian city roads witness a David-Goliath tussle everyday between cycles and motorised transport. And the latter still holds a big advantage. As more and more cities formally launch bike sharing programmes, will the commoner take to cycling in a big way, given the safety concerns?
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Dear CM, you need to do something about this problem quickly… 14.8.2018 Citizen Matters
Chief Minister has decided to stay in J P Nagar house instead of the official houses given by the government. This is affecting the area, as security protocols and restrictions on vehicles impact the traffic and walkability.
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BHIVE Workspace launches two new centers to expand space under its operation to 1.2 lakh sq ft 8.8.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Aug 08 (Businesswire-India): BHIVE Workspace, one of the leading coworking spaces in the country, recently launched two new centers in HSR Layout, Bengaluru, expanding the space under its
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Have STP and fire hydrant in your apartment? This is what BESCOM can charge 25.7.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
The recent case where BESCOM sought to penalise an apartment complex for paying domestic tariff charges despite use of STPs and fire hydrants has finally been resolved. Here's all that you should know about the controversy and its resolution, so that you are not wrongly charged in future. »
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How CCTV Footage Led To The Arrest Of 5 Colombian Thieves In Bengaluru 25.7.2018 NDTV News - Cities
After one of the two men spots CCTV camera, all three flee the spot in a failed theft attempt.
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International Burglar Gang Of Columbians Busted In Bengaluru 17.7.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Police today claimed to have busted an international gang of burglars with the arrest of five Columbian nationals, including a woman, who targeted homes, including that of a former Chief Secretary.
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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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Karnataka Allots Yeddyurappa A House, Not The One He Wanted. His Response 4.7.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Former chief minister and the BJP's tallest leader in Karnataka, BS Yeddyurappa, has been allotted an official accommodation in Bengaluru, but it is not the house that he wanted. Mr Yeddyurappa's...
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Metro work throws traffic out of gear 26.6.2018 Hindu: Bangalore
Citizens are not happy with the way in which the work has been planned by Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL)
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Bin the TenderSURE, plant more trees, says forest official who greened Bengaluru 26.6.2018 Citizen Matters
S R Neginhal, the pioneer of urban forestry who was tasked with greening Bengaluru once and did it successfully, talks about Bengaluru's green cover, why the city is losing it and the way forward. »
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Bengaluru round up: Missing garbage autos, biggest septic tank and more 25.6.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
All important news from the last week - the news from Bengaluru you don't want to miss - all in one place. »
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Hacking our way to better city systems 22.6.2018 Citizen Matters
The trend of organising hackathons to spur digital innovations that can address various social challenges is fast catching on. A participant in one such recent event shares his experience and proposed innovation for cities. »
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