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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
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Karwa Chauth 2019: Heres The Moonrise Time In Your City 16.10.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
There may be a slight variation in moonrise timings in different parts of the country. If you want to know the exact time of moonrise in your particular city, heres the list
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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. 
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Expert Views: Retail inflation surges in September, but rate cut hopes still high 14.10.2019 Reuters: Top News
India's retail inflation rose close to the central bank's medium-term target of 4% in September for the first time in 14 months, but analysts still predict a sharp economic slowdown will prompt a sixth consecutive interest rate cut in December.
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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
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Union HRD Minister Lays Foundation Stone For CBSE's New Integrated Campus 11.10.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Mr. Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank', laid the foundation stone for the new integrated campus of CBSE at Dwarka in Delhi.
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Public Works, Ports & Inland Water Transport Department, Karnataka floats tender 11.10.2019 Projects Monitor

The Public Works, Ports & Inland Water Transport Department, Karnataka, has invited bids. The scope of work includes construction of basement and G+12 floors, additional court hall and family courts building at Slddalah Road in Bengaluru district of Karnataka. The estimated cost of the project is Rs 120 crore with completion period of 24 months.

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“Dear food businesses, areca cutlery and clay pots aren’t eco-friendly” 9.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Many businesses are opting for areca cutlery, clay pots etc to avoid plastic and be eco-friendly. But these materials are hard to compost, and only add to Bengaluru's piling waste.
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Driven by climate change, erratic rain destroyed 25% of crops in Karnataka’s Cauvery basin this year 4.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Drought-like situations in June and July were followed by 102% excess rain in August. A lack of vegetation cover meant water didn’t seep into the soil.
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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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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
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Watch: Policeman takes matters into his own hands to ease waterlogging on Bengaluru roads 29.9.2019 Scroll.in
Social media users praised the policeman for his dedication and questioned the municipal corporation for its negligence.
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"Reduce, Reuse, Restyle": Models Spread Awareness On Textile Pollution 28.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
In a first of its kind theme, 60 Mrs India contestants walked the ramp in refashioned old clothes in Chennai on Friday to raise awareness on textile pollution, promoting the motto of "reduce, reuse...
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UK tanker held in Iran enters Dubai port - Refinitiv ship-tracking data 28.9.2019 Reuters: World News
The British-flagged Stena Impero tanker, which was detained by Iran's Revolutionary Guards in July, has entered port Rashid in Dubai, according to Refinitiv shipping data.
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Karnataka Cop Cleans Waterlogged Road In Viral Video. "Hero," Says Twitter 27.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
A video of a Karnataka cop going above and beyond the call of duty to clean a waterlogged road is winning hearts on social media.
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19 Killed, 11 Missing Due To Heavy Rains In Maharashtra 26.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
At least 19 persons have been killed and 11 missing in various rain-related incidents in Pune, Jalgaon and Nashik since late Wednesday, officials said today.
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Karnataka BJP MP Stopped By Villagers Over Caste Welcomed With Garlands 24.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Karnataka BJP MP who last week was denied entry into a village because he belonged to a different caste, was welcomed with garlands on Monday, and ushered inside in the presence of religious...
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Bengaluru citizens launch political party, will contest 2020 BBMP election 23.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Fed up with the poor governance of Bengaluru, a group of citizens have come together to launch Bengaluru NavaNirmana Party (BNP). They commit to represent all citizens of the city, and aim to contest only in local elections
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Rs 3 lakh savings per year, and borewells that never dry: What a Bengaluru apartment gained from RWH 23.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
In water-starved Chikkabellandur, a small apartment community uses rainwater harvesting (RWH) to meet much of their needs. They use some of the rainwater directly, and the rest to recharge their borewells
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“Bengaluru is the future of dozens of Indian cities” 19.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Does Bengaluru's explosive growth make it a unique city? How does Bengaluru compare with other Indian and Asian cities?
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