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Last updated: Sep 30 2019 17:18 IST RSS 2.0
 
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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?
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Two minutes from Ejipura signal to ORR? Not yet.. 18.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
A 3-km road from Ejipura signal to Agara would drastically reduce traffic jams in Koramangala. But this project has been delayed for years because the state government blundered in acquiring land from the Defence Ministry
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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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One pedestrian is killed every two days on Bengaluru’s high-speed arterial roads 7.9.2019 Citizen Matters
In 2017, 282 pedestrians were killed in vehicle crashes in Bengaluru. Majority of these crashes occurred when the pedestrian was trying to cross a major arterial road, like the ORR, that's designed for maximum vehicle speed
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Advertisement hoardings: What BBMP Council wants vs what the state govt insists on 3.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Last year, BBMP Council passed draft 'bye-laws' that ban ad hoardings in the city. But the state government recently framed its own 'Rules' that allow hoardings. How do these laws differ? Once either of these laws are approved, how would it affect the city?
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Why Koramangala looks like a war zone: Five ongoing projects in 4 sq km 19.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
With five major infrastructure projects, and several smaller ones, Koramangala resembles a massive construction site these days. Neither the hapless residents nor the authorities are clear about the details of these projects, or why they are needed at all
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Bengaluru Buzz: Flood alert in city | RWAs to prevent idol immersion in lakes | Toilets near Metro stations 11.8.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Flood warning issued in 80 localities in Bengaluru, RWA members asked to guard lakes during Ganesha Chaturthi, lack of state ministers delay Metro land acquisition - catch up on news from the city last week
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‘Remember, it’s not your life’: A serial entrepreneur on how startup founders can fight stress 3.8.2019 Scroll.in
‘Know that you are not alone in facing these ups and downs.’
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Bengaluru Buzz: BBMP opposes plan to allow hoardings in city | Bellandur lake restoration progresses | Forest land to go for Metro…and more 27.7.2019 Citizen Matters
BBMP to push for implementation of its hoarding ban, BDA starts works to prevent sewage entry to Bellandur lake, a 1.75-acre forest patch to be acquired for Metro line, spurt in dengue cases - read more on what happened in the city this week
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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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6 Best Asian Restaurants In Bengaluru That You Cannot Afford To Miss 25.6.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
Asian cuisine has a lot of variety to offer. There are multiple fine dining restaurants which specialise in Asian food. We have curated a list of all the best restaurants that you must try if you...
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Demolished bridge, upcoming sewer line, leaves ST Bed Layout stranded 4.6.2019 Citizen Matters
Over two months back, BBMP demolished the Maharaja Junction bridge that connected ST Bed Layout residents to the main road. The new bridge was to be built in 45 days, but work has been in limbo after the BWSSB came up with new plans to build a sewerage line beneath the stormwater drain under the bridge!
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BleedGreen campaign promotes sustainable menstruation 28.5.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
This Saturday, Rotary Club held a campaign to promote cloth pads, menstrual cups etc., that are sustainable alternatives to sanitary napkins. The campaigners petitioned the Bengaluru Mayor to include these alternatives in government programmes
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Three arrested for gang rape of transgender in Bengaluru 21.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Three arrested for gang rape of transgender in Bengaluru
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Condom-ringed logo lands DYES in soup 28.4.2019 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
The Karnataka department of youth empowerment and sports (DYES) officials were left red-faced on Saturday after athletes complained about posters by the department with an image of a condom-ringed Olympic logo printed on it.
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How to renew your driving license in Bengaluru 25.4.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Driving license can be renewed online now, but the process is still complicated. This is more so for citizens whose license was issued in a different city earlier, and need to renew it from a Bengaluru RTO now. A Bengaluru resident gives a step-by-step guide to complete this process easily
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Karnataka EC ambassador Rahul Dravid won’t be able to vote after name is deleted from voters list 14.4.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Dravid was removed from the list after he moved homes, but he reportedly did not submit a form to have his name re-included in it.
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Rahul Dravid Can't Vote This Time. Bengaluru Poll Officer Explains Why 14.4.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Cricket icon Rahul Dravid, who was named as the Karnataka election body's ambassador for voting in the national election, will not be able to cast own vote this week. His name has been deleted from...
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Here’s how we can work together, Potential MP Avare… 12.4.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
A Bellandur resident writes an open letter to his potential MP on how he should work with his constituents. The MP has to vote in parliament based on citizens' opinions, involve them in decision-making, and give them governance data, says the author
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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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