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Whitefield residents take charge of their own streets
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What to do if the government cannot fix the broken streets and parks? Simple: do it on your own. This is the motto with which Whitefield Rising has been working.

Kate Clark, Jul 30 2016
Most BWSSB staff aware of instances of water thefts, unable to act

The customers of BWSSB, despite having a few complaints with the body, seemed to be happy overall. Read the full report.

2 Varsha Pillai, Jul 29 2016
Bengaluru and Seattle: sister cities or polar opposites?
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Bengaluru has lost its old charm, so has Seattle. In Bengaluru, people blame the government for the mess, while in Seattle, migrants are blamed!

1 Kate Clark, Jul 28 2016
BMTC staff protest shows what a railway network can do
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Railways extended its services when BMTC buses stayed off-road. What's the takeaway?

3 Sanjeev Dyamannavar, Jul 28 2016
New apartment society byelaws: six mistakes to avoid
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Avoid these mistakes if you are running around in order to form the owners' association for your apartment complex in Bengaluru.

Raj Kumar, Jul 27 2016
One lesson at a time, they teach Kannada online
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Internet access is all it takes to learn Kannada in Bengaluru. Tech advancements have made it easy for anyone to learn the local language!

Kate Clark, Jul 25 2016
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With Aadhaar being widely used by various agencies for different purposes, here's a look at how private players too are acting as a crucial link in the data authentication process. 

Akshatha M, Jul 29 2016
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Most BWSSB staff aware of instances of water thefts, unable to act
The customers of BWSSB, despite having a few complaints with the body, seemed to be happy overall. Read the full report.
Varsha Pillai, Jul 29 2016
Conference discusses sustainable solutions for growing Bengaluru
Sustainable mobility solutions, clean energy, land use patterns, water issues and many other policy-level issues were discussed in a conference organised by World Resource Institute.
Sachi Aggarwal, Jul 10 2016
New group to help home buyers in Bengaluru
Here's a group that will help home buyers get right guidance on the legalities of home buying and inform them of their rights and duties of builders.
M S Shankar, Jun 22 2016
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Governance
Small_list_img-20160711-wa0000 What to do if the government cannot fix the broken streets and parks? Simple: do it on your own. This is the motto with which Whitefield Rising has been working.
Kate Clark, Jul 30 2016
Water, Roads and Power
The customers of BWSSB, despite having a few complaints with the body, seemed to be happy overall. Read the full report.
Varsha Pillai, Jul 29 2016
Children & Schooling
Small_list_athletics-6 A city with 1/6th of the state's population, yet Bengaluru cannot produce high performing athletes. Why?
Akshatha M, Jun 23 2016
People & Interviews
Small_list_xerxes 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
Small_list_intach_heritage_awards_bishop_cotton INTACH announces the winners of the 2nd edition of the Heritage Awards, set up to bring attention and recognition to buildings of heritage value in Bengaluru.
Meera Iyer, Apr 18 2016
Art and Leisure
Small_list_vzitcmrnrl_8bbf-nmtwkgolihcka5inkcyiwnusn0w Internet access is all it takes to learn Kannada in Bengaluru. Tech advancements have made it easy for anyone to learn the local language!
Kate Clark, Jul 25 2016
Business & Economy
Small_list_a_sample_of_aadhaar_card With Aadhaar being widely used by various agencies for different purposes, here's a look at how private players too are acting as a crucial link in the data authentication process.
Akshatha M, Jul 29 2016

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Open letter to CM Siddaramaiah: Bring Subodh Yadav back!
When the city of Bengaluru has set its eyes on 'Smart City' tag, smart and people-friendly officials should be allowed to continue.
Sandya Narayanan, Jun 27 2016
Bengaluru's pavements: foot paths or death traps?
Scooter-borne jay riders race on the wrong side of a road, hit a lady, and flee eve before she wakes up and notes down their numbers. Passersby don't care to take the numbers either. Traffic rules are broken everyday in Bengaluru everywhere, and fines are not helping!
Marianne de Nazareth, Jun 22 2016
This Aadhar centre has neither power, nor manpower!
Can there be some help for old and handicapped people in Aadhar centres? Can these enrollment centres be equipped with more staff and infrastructure?
Kalyani, Jun 17 2016

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