Kaikondrahalli Lake captures everybody's heart, yet again!
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Workshops, photography trails, storytelling sessions, organic food and a lot of fun - this is what Kakondrahalli lake festival witnessed.

1 News Desk, Jan 17 2017
Check encroachment using IIMB-RERI ‘raja kaluve’ tracker

Bangloreans need to have the survey number, village, hobli and taluk as found in the registration document to be able to use this portal.

4 Chandrika J. Chandwani, Jan 12 2017
More money to sweep, less for garbage collection in Bellandur

Bellandur, with its 100+ garbage dumps, had gained a special place in our garbage map. Now BBMP reduces door-to-door collection autos and increases street sweepers for the ward. Will it really help?

News Desk, Jan 11 2017
Bank accounts aren't helping these construction workers yet
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They're supposed to have their salaries credited to their accounts. But for these migrant workers, realities are quite different. Why? Read on.

Akshatha M, Jan 11 2017
Is Bengaluru ready to drink treated sewage?
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With more and more apartments installing sewage treatment plants, recycled water is available for use. After RO treatment, this water becomes potable. But are people drinking it?

Arunava Bannerjee, Jan 09 2017
19 years after land acquisition notification, farmers await govt action
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Their lands were notified for Bangalore-Mysore infra corridor project 19 years ago. Now their land has no market value, they can't dare to plant something that's of value, can't renovate or rebuild their houses, and can't be assured of a secured future. A story of how flawed land acquisition policies put lives in jeopardy.

1 Akshatha M, Jan 05 2017
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Lack of social infrastructure, transport, not considering the non-adherence to old master plan and many other issues came to fore during BDA's consultation for master plan.

1 Akshatha M, Jan 19 2017
Public Messages

Check encroachment using IIMB-RERI ‘raja kaluve’ tracker
Bangloreans need to have the survey number, village, hobli and taluk as found in the registration document to be able to use this portal.
Chandrika J. Chandwani, Jan 12 2017
Bengaluru’s top architects open their studios to the public
Open Day by Bangalore Architects, River Hope’s fourth annual event, makes the city’s best known architecture firms and projects open to the public.
Krupa Rajangam, Dec 07 2016
Namma Bengaluru Awards 2016: Nominations close on November 30
Grab your last chance to recognize and honour an extraordinary Bengalurean.
Sunita Iyer, Nov 29 2016
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Governance
Surbacon_water_treatment-3 With more and more apartments installing sewage treatment plants, recycled water is available for use. After RO treatment, this water becomes potable. But are people drinking it?
Arunava Bannerjee, Jan 09 2017
Water, Roads and Power
Bangalureans need to have the survey number, village, hobli and taluk as found in the registration document to be able to use this portal
Chandrika J. Chandwani, Jan 12 2017
Environment
Kaikondrahalbirds_of_li_lake_ Workshops, photography trails, storytelling sessions, organic food and a lot of fun - this is what Kakondrahalli lake festival witnessed.
News Desk, Jan 17 2017
Children & Schooling
Roopa_pai Roopa Pai explained how Bhagawad Gita was a maths puzzle book and a self-help book, and how one can leverage the wisdom of the Gita to win over the Kauravas in one's own mind.
Nitya Deep, Dec 22 2016
People & Interviews
While Xerxes Desai was well known for his work at Titan and Tata companies, there was another side to him - his passion for urban issues in India.
News Desk, Jul 08 2016
Heritage
River-hope-arch-open-day Open Day by Bangalore Architects, River Hope’s fourth annual event, makes the city’s best known architecture firms and projects open to the public.
Krupa Rajangam, Dec 07 2016
Art and Leisure
Blf_logo Ramachandra Guha to Chetan Bhagat to Sanjeev Kapoor, many eminent speakers will participate in the literature festival. Children have a separate section with curated programmes exclusively for them.
News Desk, Dec 14 2016
Business & Economy
Construction_workers2 They’re supposed to have their salaries credited to their accounts. But for these migrant workers, realities are quite different. Why? Read on.
Akshatha M, Jan 11 2017
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No more real estate scams please, involve people in Light Rail planning
Bringing Light Rail system to Bengaluru will involve redeveloping 5042 acres of land. Can the government turn this into an example of participatory democracy?
There's a lot more we need to shun other than plastic bags!
While the ubiquitous ‘carry-bag’ is at the receiving end of most citizen-centric moves against plastic usage, Raghu Varma draws attention to the many other buying choices we need to reconsider.
Raghu Varma, Nov 29 2016
A road where construction never ends, nor do traffic snarls
For years, residents and commuters along the Outer Ring Road have suffered due to ill-conceived and seemingly endless construction projects. Can't authorities address mobility issues in a more citizen-friendly manner?

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