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May 17 2016
Blog: Editors' Blog
In the run up to the TCS World 10K which happened on May 15th, Citizen Matters was looking for runners who we could collaborate with to raise funds for our journalism. And now that the run is over, we couldn't have asked for a better set of people...
Mar 17 2016
APARTMENTADDA WORKSHOP: NEIGHBORHOODS OF TOMORROW
ApartmentADDA is a hosting a workshop on the various aspects of managing an apartment complex. The workshop will be held on Saturday, March 19 at the TERI Complex in Domlur.
Mar 09 2016
FISH KILL AT ULSOOR LAKE
Tens of thousand of fish were found floating on the surface of Ulsoor lake on the morning on March 7th. Here’s what citizens and the authorities have to say about the incident.
Mar 04 2016
WOMEN'S’ DAY SPECIAL: WHEN A WOMAN FILES AN FIR
Feb 19 2016
DOG’S BEST FRIENDS
Street dogs typically feed on garbage. But here’s a couple that actually cooks food for 100+ strays. Bismi and Anil are the good samaritans of Whitefield whose work with strays, is awe-inspiring and inspirational.
Feb 11 2016
DEALING WITH MAN-ANIMAL CONFLICT IN BENGALURU
Social media is abuzz with the leopard sightings in Bengaluru, following the incident at a Whitefield school. So how should such a situation ideally be dealt with?
Feb 01 2016
A TRIBUTE TO NAMMA BENGALURU
Bengaluru has become a melting pot of cultures. Have a look at these videos that beautifully capture the changing culturescape of the city.
Jan 13 2016
KANNADA CLASSES FOR OUT-OF-TOWNERS
Whether out-of-towners should learn Kannada has been a long-standing bone of contention in Bengaluru. Here is a man who is teaching them how to speak Kannada.
Dec 16 2015
MERA TERAH RUN FOR CHARITY
Nov 26 2015
INDIA’S FIRST REPAIR CAFE
Oct 27 2015
RUN2LIGHT - RUNNERS' INITIATIVE
Oct 21 2015
FEEDING BENGALURU'S LESS FORTUNATE
Eight days back, a motley crew of good samaritans started distributing food to the hungry and homeless in Bengaluru. Come tomorrow, they are likely to have fed more than a lakh hungry stomachs.
Oct 07 2015
FEEDING BENGALURU’S LESS FORTUNATE
Sep 24 2015
OPEN STREETS, BANGALORE: A LOOKBACK
The Open Streets event held at HSR Layout has generated much conversation, from supporters and critics alike. So what went well and what did not?
Sep 23 2015
KARNATAKA BANDH ON SEPTEMBER 26TH3
Sep 17 2015
OPEN STREETS INITIATIVE IN HSR LAYOUT
A government move to make HSR Layout vehicle-free for one day has been met with support and criticisms. What’s the big deal about Open Streets?
Aug 21 2015
BBMP ELECTIONS 2015 - CAMPAIGN TRAIL
It’s curtains down for BBMP election campaigning. With only one day left for the polls, candidates were busy with door-to-door campaign on Thursday. Our reporters find candidates impervious to all the brickbats they receive on the ground.
Aug 21 2015
BBMP ELECTIONS 2015 - GUIDE FOR VOTING DAY
Jul 30 2015
Blog: Whitefield Rising
Jul 28 2015
A TRIBUTE TO DR APJ ABDUL KALAM
Citizen Matters reached out to Bangaloreans to ask them to share their fondest memories of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. Here’s what they had to say.
Jul 27 2015
A STEP FORWARD IN REPORTING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
Jun 18 2015
OORU HABBA, THE FESTIVAL OF THE VILLAGE
Jun 06 2015
EVERYDAY HEROES: THE NAIL COLLECTOR
Since 2012, a commuter has been picking up nails that are being strewn over Bellandur Outer Ring Road by mischief-makers. Here is why he does, what he does.
Jun 06 2015
WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY CELEBRATIONS
Jun 04 2015
INTERVIEW WITH MEENA ARTWANI
Tender SURE roads in Bengaluru are opposed by many people for many reasons. Here are some such reasons.