Revathi Siva Kumar
Aug 06 2013
BANGALORE LITERATURE FESTIVAL-2013
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Revathi Siva Kumar
Bangalore Literature Festival - 2013 will be held from September 27 to 29, at Jayamahal Palace. Vikram Sampath, co-founder of the fest, talks about books, literature fests and more.
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Jul 23 2008
RAINBOW DRIVE/SARJAPUR ROAD
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Revathi Siva Kumar
‘Waterless colony' is what this region of south-eastern Bangalore is beginning to be called. Witness how citizens in one layout decided to turn the tables without BWSSB stepping in to bail them out.
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Apr 21 2008
PROTECTING OPEN SPACE
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Revathi Siva Kumar
A green belt in the prime area of Koramangala was set aside in the 90s through litigation which citizens helped the government win. Today, that protection is under threat.
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Nov 27 2007
BANGALORE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
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Revathi Siva Kumar
How do some involved citizens perceive the BDA - the state-created planning and development authority for Bangalore. Is it an IT-savvy organisation and has it helped the city, or is it a corrupt body just not upto its job?
Jul 30 2007
RWA FEDERATION OF HSR LAYOUT
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Revathi Siva Kumar
HSR Layout Federation, like other such groups in the city, struggles with the apathy of government officials as well as residents.
Jul 01 2007
NEW LAW BEING ENFORCED
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Revathi Siva Kumar
Since May 2007, the water board has made rainwater harvesting (RWH) mandatory for new constructions and appears to be quietly enforcing this rule.
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Jun 06 2007
CHILD LABOUR
Revathi Siva Kumar
What is the impact of the ban on Child Labour? Did it help eliminate this dreadful practice? There is confusion aplenty and a dearth of political will.