Vijayanagara Vaibhava to be recreated on streets of Bengaluru
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250 Metro viaducts will be painted like the pillars in Hampi, and Metro boulevards will be adorned with replicas of stone monuments, in Bengaluru.

The Ugly Indian, Feb 24 2017
How minority tag helped schools skip Right to Education act
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Right to education act has many loopholes - exemption given to minority institutions is a major one. Many schools save themselves under the protection of minority status even in the absence of certificates.

Akshatha M, Feb 23 2017
10 wards in Bengaluru get responsible e-waste management systems
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A new initiative in Bengaluru to help people dispose e-waste responsibly.

Manvel Alur, Feb 22 2017
MMR vs MR: whether to vaccinate your child or not?
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Measles and rubella vaccination campaign is on. This is a primer for the parents wondering about the pros and cons of participating in it.

9 Akshatha M, Feb 21 2017
60 young Bengalureans gear up to work with MPs
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Recently launched public policy programme offers 60 Bengaluru participants a chance to work on live projects for seven members of parliament.

Anjini Bist, Feb 21 2017
Rock Eagle Owls of the NICE Road
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These birds are on the verge of extinction, due to loss of habitat and superstition. You'd be lucky if you are able to spot one!

4 Deepa Mohan, Feb 16 2017
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Delays in collecting forensic evidence, out-of-court compromises and delay in trials due to lack of functional special courts- are some factors affecting the POCSO cases in Bengaluru.

Akshatha M, Feb 28 2017
Public Messages

10 wards in Bengaluru get responsible e-waste management systems
A new initiative in Bengaluru to help people dispose e-waste responsibly.
Manvel Alur, Feb 22 2017
60 young Bengalureans gear up to work with MPs
Recently launched public policy programme offers 60 Bengaluru participants a chance to work on live projects for seven members of parliament.
Anjini Bist, Feb 21 2017
Why Bengaluru's planning process is against the spirit of our Constitution
In open letter to CM, Kathyayini Chamaraj details all that is grossly wrong with the BDA's planning exercise for the city.
Kathyayini Chamaraj, Feb 10 2017
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Governance
A quick glance at the BBMP budgets of the recent past show over-estimated revenues - check them out and learn how keep track of city budgets using our Open City platform. BBMP has just set up an online budget feedback form , but before you communicate views make sure you have all the information... (Blog)
Pierre de Masse, Feb 25 2017
Environment
Small_list_owl3 These birds are on the verge of extinction, due to loss of habitat and superstition. You'd be lucky if you are able to spot one!
Deepa Mohan, Feb 16 2017
Children & Schooling
Small_list_child_sexual_abuse Delays in collecting forensic evidence, out-of-court compromises and delay in trials due to lack of functional special courts- are some factors affecting the POCSO cases in Bengaluru.
Akshatha M, Feb 28 2017
People & Interviews
A strong advocate for the LGBTQIA community, Sandalwood Actor Chetan shares his thoughts on supporting them.
Radio Active 90.4MHz, Jan 03 2017
Heritage
Small_list_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
Watch path-breaking films from around the world, that celebrate women’s immensely significant role in nonviolent conflict resolution. Catch a conversation “Speaking Peace in Times of War”. And more!
Radio Active 90.4MHz, Feb 06 2017
Business & Economy
Over 1700 women across India participated in Stage 1 of programme which was a 5-week online course to identify an idea and initiate a venture; two mentor panels assessed around 300 submissions selecting the top 50 for Stage 2.
Chandrika J. Chandwani, Jan 24 2017
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Let's change namma Bengaluru for better walkability
Take photos of the issues, post it on social media by tagging the authorities. Have faith: they will solve the issues for you!
Nadia Asif, Jan 26 2017
Can my way be your right?
Pedestrians are the most-neglected species on the road. Their rights have been infringed by others' "ways".
Rosemary F N, Jan 23 2017
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?

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