User: rohan Topic: Greater Bangalore
Category: Greater Bangalore
Last updated: Jan 14 2019 12:47 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Bengaluru Buzz: Loan approved for Metro | Treated leachate to fill lakes | BBMP wants animal welfare board 14.1.2019 Citizen Matters
From city's transport scene to BBMP's plan of releasing treated wastewater from landfills to lakes, all news in one place.
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Tough questions, brilliant ideas at Shanthinagar ward committee meeting 11.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
A Shanthinagar resident shares her experience attending a ward committee meeting for the first time
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Reality of dog breeding in Bengaluru: why State and BBMP need to act now 11.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Dogs are repeatedly bred using rape stands, in the filthiest, tiniest of spaces. They live in small cages and are exploited by greedy breeders. Only effective implementation of existing laws can help prevent animal cruelty.
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Speed up implementation of BDA schemes 10.1.2019 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Divisional Commissioner and BDA Chairman Kavindra Kiyawat chaired a review meeting at the BDA auditorium. The BDA schemes were presented through power point presentation at the meeting. Kiyawat asked the officials to speed up implementation of BDA schemes and issued necessary directives about sale of property. He directed to conduct survey of land […]
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Yet another success story of bribe-free Khatas from Bengaluru 9.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
How a group of aware and vocal citizens fought and received their Khata certificates without having to pay any bribes to anyone.
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Right to breathe: Tackling air pollution 8.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
how to control air pollution in Bengaluru? What measures have been taken and where is the city failing? An IAS officer, a mobility expert, an active citizen and a research fellow will discuss what it takes to make Bengaluru's air quality better.
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Bengaluru Buzz: Cold wave effect in Bengaluru | Steel flyover issue resurrects | Chitra Santhe to focus on Gandhi 5.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Chitra Santhe to steel flyover issue to temperature in Bengaluru, every news that matters to you in a quick package, all in one place.
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Sarjapur Road continues to be dangerous for pedestrians 4.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Pedestrians on Sarjapur Road look danger in the eye when they walk on the unpaved sides of the busy main road. Bengaluru Traffic Police are trying to help, but more work needs to be done before people can walk without fear.
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Why this CAG report should jolt urban municipalities in Karnataka 3.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Ineffective plastic ban, flawed collection and handling of e-waste, unauthorised slaughter houses -- these and more findings from the CAG's recent performance audit of solid waste management by urban local bodies in Karnataka paint a sad picture.
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It’s time to tell BBMP whether Bengaluru is ‘Open Defecation-Free’ 2.1.2019 Citizen Matters
The BBMP has issued a public notice declaring all 198 of its wards ‘open defecation free’. The reality is different in some wards, especially on the periphery of BBMP, where clean public toilets are difficult to access.
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In Bengaluru, pay in coins to access clean, safe drinking water 2.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Water vending machines are helping people in Bengaluru by providing clean drinking water. Located generally next to parks or playgrounds and open government lands, these draw water from bore wells, filter it and sell it to people.
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A new era ushers in for lakes in Bellandur area 1.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
The effort and hard work of a decade has finally paid off. The year looks promising for lakes in Bellandur area under Mahadevpura Parisara Samrakshane Mattu Abhivrudhi Samiti, with the BBMP taking over the lakes for maintenance.
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Here’s why BDA will display Bengaluru Mater Plan again for comments 31.12.2018 Citizen Matters
The public said there was no mention of elevated corridors in the master plan. The Bengaluru Development Authority figured out a way to set it right, and how! Seeking public comments isn't the real aim of displaying master plan.
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Bengaluru Buzz: City security beefed up | Better public transport in 2019? | Animal waste plant in city 29.12.2018 Citizen Matters
Gearing up for New Year eve Bengaluru has geared up for the new year celebrations. Following an alert by the National Investigation Agency (NIA), city police have been deployed around tourist and religious places over
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How garbage burning contributes to Bengaluru’s air quality crisis 28.12.2018 Citizen Matters
The mismanagement of solid waste continues in Bengaluru with incessant garbage burning. There are PILs filed in the High Court, but will they help reducing burning of garbage?
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Bengaluru Buzz: Big money for B’luru | Metro to shut for repairs | BMTC kills three 22.12.2018 Citizen Matters
From Karnataka government's money allocation for Bengaluru, to BMTC's killing of pedestrians and bikers, all important news that you need to know form last week, in one place.
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Evictions: The harsh reality of migrants in Bengaluru’s slums 18.12.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Close to 5,000 migrant workers living in slums are in the threat of getting evicted, while the court is not yet convinced that they should be. What is it all about? A series on migration begins with this article.
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Bengaluru’s composting school inaugurated in HSR Layout 17.12.2018 Citizen Matters
The school is open for public from 6am to 11am and 4pm to 8pm on all days.
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Bengaluru Buzz: No defence land for BBMP | State to appeal on buffer zone | Midday meal nutrition debate 15.12.2018 Citizen Matters
From rules that govern real estate to defence land saga to midday meal controversy, all important news that you need to know from Bengaluru, in one place.
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Now, a school in Bengaluru to learn composting solutions 14.12.2018 Citizen Matters
One can learn about basics of home gardening besides getting to know about over 20 types of composting solutions.
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