Traffic rules good, but some rationale helps citizens better...
Sankar C G
Sep 07 2012
ONLY ONE LANDFILL OPERATIONAL IN THE CITY
The Mayor has promised that the garbage issue will be sorted out within the next three months. With only one landfill off the seven identified operational, will this promise be fulfilled?
Sep 04 2012
SURESH HEBLIKAR ON KANNADA FILMS AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
Sep 01 2012
After sitting on various drafts for over a year now, BBMP says its draft policy is ready for Council approval. Though comprehensive, citizens aren’t confident that it will be implemented as it is.
Aug 29 2012
250 CRORE STP AT AMANIKANE,
Without fixing the three malfunctioning sewage treatment plants that keep Bellandur lake polluted, BWSSB has called for tenders for a new Rs 250 crore STP for the overflow water going to Varthur lake.
Aug 24 2012
HOUSING FOR LOW INCOME CITIZENS
Aug 24 2012
MONITORING PRIVATE WATER SUPPLIERS
Water on wheels. But where is it rolling in from? Is it safe to consume that water? Despite notification to set up a monitoring system, no one’s actually monitoring the water bearers of the city.
Aug 23 2012
BMTF COP VS GOVERNMENT
"I did my duty; as long as I hold charge in my office I will do that. A number of cases are on inspection, once it is done I will chargesheet more (officials)," says the top cop.
Aug 16 2012
EWS FLATS SAGA
Aug 15 2012
BMTF HEAD AND BBMP IN CONFLICT
The fate of 132 cases against BBMP engineers is in question with the transfer of BMTF head Rajvir P Sharma. BBMP has decided to transfer the cases against the engineers, related to the building violations, to the concerned police stations.
Aug 13 2012
RAMYA CULTURAL ACADEMY
Music therapy cannot cure any disease. Its a myth that exists in the society. Those who have a passion for music will get some relief from music therapy, those who don’t, get nothing.
Aug 08 2012
BENGALURU METROPOLITAN TASK FORCE
Tough cop Rajvir Sharma of the Bangalore Metropolitan Task Force sent notices to 132 BBMP engineers for inaction over illegal building complaints. He is BBMP's latest problem.
Aug 05 2012
MODERNISATION OF BENGALURU'S OLDEST SHOPPING COMPLEX
Revamping of Jayanagar Shopping complex which has been under discussion for four years now, finally got off the ground on August 4th. BBMP and BDA have joined hands for this much awaited project.
Aug 02 2012
Jul 27 2012
Eight years after the infamous EWS quarters collapse at Ejipura, the original residents are now faced with the prospect that encroachers will get compensatory flats, and not them.
Jul 19 2012
ULTIMATE FRISBEE TOURNAMENT
Jul 14 2012
IS POWER PLANT THE ONLY SOLUTION?
After four deaths in five months, KSPCB pulls up BBMP and Ramky says they cannot continue to dump waste. A small respite for Mavallipura villagers. But where will the garbage be dumped?
Jul 13 2012
Jul 11 2012
RWH PROJECT A FARCE?
The city council allocated crores of rupees last year for rainwater harvesting at parks, playgrounds and BBMP buildings. What happened?
Jul 06 2012
RAY OF HOPE TO HIV PATIENTS
Jul 04 2012
BBMP’S FANTASY BUDGET
Jul 03 2012
Practically all roads have been dug up for either laying BWSSB pipes or for new flyovers. Will BBMP re-lay the roads in time?
Jun 25 2012
COLLEGE IN A SCHOOL CAMPUS
Jun 22 2012
Jun 21 2012
CITIZENS AIR GRIEVANCES
Jun 19 2012
SUBSIDY IS TO BUY POWERLOOMS
Nearly 10 thousand weavers in urban Bangalore are denied of subsidies because the funds have been diverted to ‘more needy’ areas.