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Mar 21 2017
RIGHTS OF THE NEGLECTED
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Manohar Elavarthi
Sex workers have their own demands, but the government and the society are not sensitive towards them. They had to protest to draw the attention of the system.
Mar 21 2017
SHELTER FOR MILITARY DOGS
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Beena Arjunan
Dogs working in the Army are neglected, unlike people working there. This NGO cares for them, and is trying to raise funds for the cause.
Mar 17 2017
BUDGET 2017-18 REACTIONS
News Desk
A compilation of reactions on Karnataka State Budget 2017-18 received via press notes.
Mar 13 2017
NAMMA BENGALURU AWARDS - 2016
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Rahul
Researcher from Indian Institute of Science (IISc) gets Namma Bengalurean of the Year award. Many other individuals get recognised for their service in the society.
Mar 03 2017
BBMP CONTRACT WORKERS UNION
News Desk
BBMP contract workers say the contract system is designed to be discriminatory and exploitative, and must be abolished.
Feb 22 2017
E-WASTE MANAGEMENT IN BENGALURU
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Manvel Alur
A new initiative in Bengaluru to help people dispose e-waste responsibly.
Feb 21 2017
POLICY IN ACTION PROGRAMME
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Anjini Bist
A recently launched experiential public policy programme offers 60 Bengaluru participants a chance to work on live projects for seven members of parliament.
Feb 10 2017
BENGALURU REVISED MASTER PLAN 2031
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Kathyayini Chamaraj
In an open letter to the Chief Minister, Executive Trustee of CIVIC Kathyayini Chamaraj points out why the planning process being followed for the city goes grossly against the 74th Constitutional Amendment and what needs to be corrected for the exercise to have an impact.
Feb 08 2017
Uday Vijayan
Fire accident victims have not too many people to guide them on how to come out of the trauma. Here's some help.
Feb 06 2017
Column: Radio Active Bangalore
Radio Active 90.4MHz
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!
Feb 02 2017
PEOPLE REACT TO BDA'S MASTER PLAN
Leo Saldanha
An informal citizen meeting explored the possibilities of a proactive engagement with planning/governance of Bengaluru, in view of preparation of revised master plan for the city.
Jan 30 2017
CELEBRATING THE SPIRIT OF SERVICE
Public Relation Officer, BMTC
Bangalore Oniyavara Seva Coota, also known as BOSCO Bangalore, is an organisation established by the Salesians of Don Bosco to protect and take care of children/youth who leave their homes and land up on the streets of Bengaluru due to various...
Jan 30 2017
ELDERS' RIGHTS AND MAINTENANCE ACT
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Reshmi Chakraborty
Organised by Silver Talkies, an online magazine and engagement platform for senior citizens, the talk will cover the issues useful for senior citizens and families.
Jan 24 2017
NERALU TREE FESTIVAL
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Poornima Kannan
The tree festival will have much to offer for children and schools. Schools can participate in the festival by registering with Neralu.
Jan 24 2017
GROOMING BUSINESS-WOMEN
Chandrika J. Chandwani
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.
Jan 12 2017
WEBSITE TO TRACK STORMWATER DRAIN ENCROACHMENT
Chandrika J. Chandwani
Bangalureans need to have the survey number, village, hobli and taluk as found in the registration document to be able to use this portal
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Dec 07 2016
INSIGHTS INTO ARCHITECTURE
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Krupa Rajangam
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.
Nov 29 2016
NOMINATE YOUR HEROES
Sunita Iyer
Grab your last chance to recognize and honour an extraordinary Bengalurean
Nov 17 2016
SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOL
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Lakshmi Menon
A new beginning was made in HSR Layout, with children and parents along with teachers in a school campaigning for walking and cycling routes to the school.
Nov 16 2016
CIVIC AWARENESS AMONG CHILDREN
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Josephine Joseph
Traffic Police Day and Constitution Day Campaigns are going to be a part of this movement that sows the seeds of civic awareness among children.
Nov 08 2016
CITY AIR POLLUTION
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Ankit Bhargava
The ‘Breathe Bengaluru’ project, currently underway in BTM Layout, will track and disseminate emissions data from traffic, construction, waste burning and other location-specific sources.
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Nov 01 2016
RANDOM HACKS OF KINDNESS
Poornima Kannan
Can you use technology to solve garbage issues, disaster management, commercialisation in residential areas?
Oct 18 2016
OPEN LETTER TO CHIEF MINISTER ON STEEL FLYOVER
Kathyayini Chamaraj
Kathyayini Chamraj, who questions the rationale behind steel flyover, also suggests alternative meaningful ways to invest public money. Will the government listen?
Oct 04 2016
CITY BUDGET
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Gayatri Nair
Send your budget requests on any civic issue through the MCMB budget bus, or one of their workshops or on ichangemycity.com - they will all be compiled and shared with the state and its agencies at a large event in December.
Jul 29 2016
PAC REPORT ON BWSSB
Varsha Pillai
The customers of BWSSB, despite having a few complaints with the body, seemed to be happy overall. Read the full report.
Jul 10 2016
UNLOCKING A SUSTAINABLE BENGALURU
Sachi Aggarwal
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.
 
 

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