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Last updated: Jul 13 2019 18:19 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Bengaluru Buzz: Water crisis likely by September | Jayadeva flyover demolition | Schools insist on Aadhaar…and more 13.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Water levels in KRS dam plummeting, Jayadeva flyover demolition to begin on July 15th, BBMP counts on its new draft by-laws to check building violations - read more on what happened in the city over this week
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Residential areas illegally commercialised, JP Nagar-ites protest 12.7.2019 Citizen Matters
The area around 24th Main road in JP Nagar is to be largely used for residential purposes, as per the city's Revised Master Plan (RMP 2015). But illegal commercialisation, and that too without adequate parking facilities, has made life here a nightmare for residents
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Karnataka Minister Appears Before Probe Agency Over IMA Jewels Scam 5.7.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Karnataka minister BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan, who was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with its probe into the IMA group ponzi scam, appeared before the agency on Friday.
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Govt decision to replace AC buses welcome, but not enough 28.6.2019 Citizen Matters
The recent government decision to replace Volvo AC buses with regular buses is welcome, but more should be done to provide quality service to all commuters, says Bengaluru Bus Prayanikara Vedike
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Bengaluru Buzz: CCTV cameras around lakes | Kamakhya-Ittamadu flyover proposed | Kempegowda museum closed 22.6.2019 Citizen Matters
High Court directs CCTV camera installation around all lakes, another flyover proposed in Outer Ring Road, BMTC to open the first 50 counters to issue student bus passes - read more on what happened in Bengaluru this week
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How to pick the anti-pollution mask that’s right for you 12.6.2019 Citizen Matters
As Bengaluru's air quality is worsening, anti-pollution masks can reduce your exposure and the resultant health impacts. Here is a guide on the type of masks available in market, and pointers to pick one that's right for you
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Men Take Lead: Against treating menstruating women as untouchables 28.5.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Around 120 riders participated in a bike ride on Sunday to mark the international Menstrual Hygiene Day that falls on May 28th. The rally called for stopping isolation of women and treating them as untouchables during menstruation
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Political Leaders Offer Prayers As Counting Of Votes Begins 23.5.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Before the Lok Sabha elections 2019 results are declared, leaders from across the political spectrum visited temples and offered prayers across the country in the morning today.
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Street art points to Bengaluru’s missing green cover 24.4.2019 Citizen Matters
A Bengaluru resident puts up an art installation in HSR Layout to bring attention to the city's rapidly depleting green cover
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Bengaluru Buzz: Low voter turnout | HC upholds minimum wage hike in 34 industries | Properties to be acquired in ORR for Metro 22.4.2019 Citizen Matters
Voter turnout in Bengaluru lower than in 2014 elections, High Court upholds state government's decision to increase minimum wages in 34 industries, properties being acquired for Metro ORR line - read more on what happened in Bengaluru over the past week
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Election watch: Voting under way in 95 seats, PM Modi urges youngsters to exercise franchise 18.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
All of today’s Lok Sabha polls updates, as they happen.
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Bangalore South: First-timer against Rajya Sabha MP, Kannadiga firebrand 8.4.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
BJP's Tejasvi Surya and INC's Hari Prasad are both surprise candidates in Bangalore South, known to be a conservative constituency. Kannada activist Vatal Nagaraj is also contesting from here.
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Women traffic personnel to get prominent roles 1.4.2019 Hindu: Policy & Issues
They had aired their grievances at recent International Women’s Day celebrations
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Namma Metro: Trees axed in Whitefield, compensatory planting in Uttara Kannada. Here’s why 1.4.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Hundreds of trees in Bengaluru are being felled for Metro rail, but compensatory saplings are often planted outside the city, or maybe never. Officials do not keep track of the saplings or ensure their survival either
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Metro to airport: BMRCL to get land from NHAI 31.3.2019 Hindu: Rx
NHAI had acquired 1.05 lakh sq. m of land for high-speed rail link to KIA
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Actress Sumalatha To Take On Three Namesakes In Mandya Polls 27.3.2019 NDTV News - South
As many as four Sumalathas are contesting from Mandya Lok Sabha constituency, including the multi-lingual film actress, who is standing as an independent candidate against Chief Minister HD...
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How this Bengaluru apartment cut water consumption by 52% with just three measures 22.3.2019 Citizen Matters
As apartments struggle for water again this summer, a community in east Bengaluru shows how to solve the crisis while saving lakhs of rupees annually
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Elevated Corridor controversy: CAF to focus on public transport, tree loss 16.3.2019 Citizen Matters
Citizen Action Forum explains their position on the Elevated Corridor controversy -- in the light of the recent court order in their writ petition.
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In a nutshell: How is Bengaluru’s proposed elevated corridor designed? 14.3.2019 Citizen Matters
There have been enough controversies on the elevated corridor project. But what exactly is the project? Which areas does it cover and what is its impact? Read on to find more.
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Tanker water supply dwindling, Cauvery water yet to arrive: What’s BBMP promising Bellandur? 11.3.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Apartment representatives got a slew of promises on water supply from MLA Aravind Limbavali this Saturday. But can BBMP deliver on these?
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