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Using tricolour where images of gods fail!
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Will tricolour deter people from dumping waste in vacant plots? Josephine Joseph tries a unique method to stop people from dumping.

1 Josephine Joseph, Jan 27 2015
Conduct BBMP election on time: CAF to Govt
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If BBMP council doesn't exist, the tools of citizen participation, ie, ward committees and Metropolitan Planning Committee will not function, says CAF.

Akshatha M, Jan 23 2015
She’s only 3’9" in height, but stands tall by her actions
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Her story is of grit and determination. The tag of physical disability did not deter her from reaching her goals. Though she was often at the receiving end of bad treatment, nothing could hamper her spirit and the dream to achieve big.

News Desk, Jan 22 2015
Will rules help, if Occupancy Certificate is fake?
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Occupancy Certificate has been made mandatory for water and power connections. Will this new rule be able to curb the fake OC menace? What does BBMP have to say about fake OCs?

1 Akshatha M, Jan 21 2015
Six reasons why Bengaluru's voter roll lacks quality
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While some errors in Bangalore's voter rolls are due to technical issues, some errors are completely avoidable. Understand why the errors creep in, and do your bit in reducing them.

Akshatha M, Jan 20 2015
Sirigannadam gelgey!
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"For him to prosper and, in the future, get a job in Mysore State, he will need to know Kannada. You should put him in Kannada class," says the teacher. The mother obliges, thereby opening a key to a rich treasury, for her son.

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Politics
Small_list_ca_site_cm In response to a lawsuit filed by the Classic Orchards Property Owners Association in south Bangalore, the High Court recently ordered the BDA to ensure that real estate developers relinquish roads, parks, and civic amenities as per approved plans.
Arathi Manay Yajaman, Jan 28 2015
Water, Roads and Power
Small_list_heri-whitefield-view Occupancy Certificate has been made mandatory for water and power connections. Will this new rule be able to curb the fake OC menace? What does BBMP have to say about fake OCs?
Akshatha M, Jan 21 2015
Environment
Small_list_trees_and_bees_1a Neralu initiative aims at celebrating Bengaluru's natural heritage - trees - in different localities and public places.
News Desk, Jan 23 2015
Children & Schooling
Small_list_high_street_park_cooke_town_1 Children in Cooke Town plan a fundraiser event on December 14th to give a new lease of life to their beloved neighbourhood park.
Padmalatha Ravi, Dec 10 2014
People & Interviews
Small_list_citizenmatters_lakshmipradha Her story is of grit and determination. The tag of physical disability did not deter her from reaching her goals. Though she was often at the receiving end of bad treatment, nothing could hamper her spirit and the dream to achieve big.
News Desk, Jan 22 2015
Heritage
Art and Leisure
Small_list_lalbhag_flowershow_jan2015_6 Lalbagh hosted 201st flower show recently. A peak into the customary show that gives Bengaluru a much-needed flowery break.
News Desk, Jan 27 2015
Business & Economy
Small_list_dscn1946 Do you know where the vegetables you eat come from? Citizen Matters tracks the journey, from the farmers' fields to the markets.
Rashmi Patil, Nov 14 2014

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Heritage walk around Cubbonpet Market offers a peek into old Bengaluru
Going on a heritage walk can throw up some delightful insights into Bengaluru's history. 
Aruna L, Jan 16 2015
Needed: A practical way to save and reuse the RO run off water
Moving a water-filled container could be tiresome for many, especially the elderly. Is there a simple way to ensure run off water is taken care of?
Infrastructure •  Water •  bcity
Dharmesh Viswanathan, Dec 16 2014
From holy cow to poly cow
The humble cow, considered holy by many, has been reduced to eating from garbage piles. Here is a citizen's account of his encounter with one such cow. 
Environment •  Wildlife •  Waste
Bharath Rajshekhar, Dec 11 2014

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