Road from ashoka pillar to the siddapura gate of lalbagh is in bad condition...
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May 02 2017
CITIZEN ENGAGEMENT MODEL IN BANGALORE
Apr 26 2017
WOMEN IN POLITICS
51% of BBMP corporators are women. But something is seriously wrong. What's that? What can be done about it?
Apr 20 2017
LAKES AND BUFFER ZONE RULES
Karnataka government and BBMP say sorry to NGT for being presumptive about NGT's authority. But what about the conclusion - is the buffer zone rule applicable retrospectively? Should building sanctions - those given recently or are in progress, in the new buffer zone regulations be cancelled? The confusion has only increased.
Oct 25 2016
STEEL FLYOVER DEBATE
It was a mix of lessons in social justice, equality, sustainability, citizen involvement in civic issues and politics of development in cities, not limited to Bengaluru, in addition to the culmination of the symbolic no-vote collection drive.
Oct 13 2016
STEEL FLYOVER CONTROVERSY
Sep 14 2016
CAUVERY PROTESTS IN BENGALURU1
Sep 09 2016
GARBAGE SPOT MAPPING PROJECT
Aug 08 2016
VENKATAPPA ART GALLERY
As the controversy regarding Venkatappa Art Gallery slowly fades away, artists are hoping to help the government in making the Gallery an active tourist spot.
May 17 2016
PLANTING TREES IN BENGALURU
This summer's heat made us all nostalgic about the cooler weather of the past. Though the urban area has expanded in Bengaluru, there is no reason why the tree cover should not! Time to plant trees!
May 05 2016
BELLANDUR AGARA SEZ PROJECT UPDATE
The fight citizens have been fighting on a mega project on Bellandur lakebed has come to an end, with the National Green Tribunal asking the developers to pay fine and vacate the encroachments. What more does the judgment say? Read more.
Mar 24 2016
AGRICULTURE CRISIS AND SOLUTIONS
At a time that we city dwellers are also getting affected by water problems, farmers on the city outskirts are in deep distress. What is happening on Bengaluru's outskirts? How can we help?
Mar 17 2016
BBMP PRE-BUDGET CONSULTATIONS
Mar 17 2016
BANGALORE METRO PHASE - I EAST WEST CORRIDOR UNDERGROUND STATIONS
Namma Metro officials took Bangalore Incharge Minister K J George and media persons on a tour of the yet-to-be opened underground Metro stations on East-West corridor.
Mar 11 2016
NAMMA METRO STATUS REPORT
Started almost nine years ago, the Phase-I of Metro is reaching the completion stage. However, it will be the end of this year before the first phase is through.
Mar 08 2016
Blog: Editors' Blog
Pink advertisements are all over the media. It’s raining offers for women all over e-commerce websites. A newspaper carries the T-20 cricket schedule, where a pink section highlights the schedule for women’s T-20 cricket matches. ...
Mar 04 2016
LOCAL WARMING - GLOBAL WARMING
Feb 26 2016
COMMUTER RAILWAY IN RAILWAY BUDGET 2016-17
Feb 25 2016
LPG GAS CYLINDER PRICES
Are you buying private gas? Many consumers have been charged as high as Rs 1,280 for a 12 kg LPG cylinder. Are you paying the right price or are you getting cheated?
Feb 17 2016
Blog: Off Beat
On a highway leading to a cold, cold city, a two-wheeler rider was mowed down by a speeding lorry on a hot morning. He pleaded for help, without even realising that his body was torn into two pieces. That he donated his organs even in such a painful...1
Feb 16 2016
PLASTIC BAN TREND IN BENGALURU
HSR, Bellandur, Koramangala… Who's next? The trend is sweeping Bengaluru - citizens are leading plastic bans in Bengaluru. Carry your own bag. Say no to plastic carry bag. Reject any single use plastic. If you are a shop owner, go for alternatives.
Dec 26 2015
ಕಸದ ವೈಜ್ಞಾನಿಕ ವಿಲೇವಾರಿ
ಶೇವ್ ಮಾಡಿ ಬಿಸಾಕಿದ ಬ್ಲೇಡ್, ತಿಂದುಳಿದ ಊಟ, ಒಡೆದ ಗಾಜಿನ ಬಾಟಲಿ, ಸಿರಿಂಜು, ತರಕಾರಿ ಸಿಪ್ಪೆ, ಸ್ಯಾನಿಟರಿ ಪ್ಯಾಡು, ಪ್ಲಾಸ್ಟಿಕ್, ಒದ್ದೆಯಾದ ಕಾಗದ, ಕಾಂಡಮ್, ಉಪಯೋಗಿಸಿದ ಡಯಾಪರ್ - ಎಲ್ಲವನ್ನೂ ಒಟ್ಟೂ ಸೇರಿಸಿ ಬಿಸಾಕಿದರೆ ಸಿಗುವುದೇನು? ಅದೊಂದುವಿಷದ ಕಾಕ್ಟೇಲ್. ಇದನ್ನು ಹೇಗೆ ನಿಭಾಯಿಸಬೇಕು?
Dec 18 2015
HC ADDRESSES GARBAGE PROBLEM IN BANGALORE
Bengaluru will be the first Indian city to manage waste scientifically, by enforcing three-way segregation. The cities suffering from air pollution can take a cue from Bengaluru now.
Sep 07 2015
SKYWALKS IN BENGALURU
Pedestrians and vehicular traffic often fight for road space in Bengaluru. Even as signal-free roads with sprawling commercial centres are on the rise, more and more skywalks are being proposed. But are skywalks the solution to ease traffic? Who is benefiting really?
Aug 19 2015
BBMP ELECTIONS 2015 - PRE-POLL SURVEY RESULTS
The survey shows that most respondents don't care for the candidate's party or caste. What does the voter of Bengaluru think about the corporators? Read on.
Jun 04 2015
INTERVIEW OF SWATI RAMANATHAN, JANA URBAN SPACE FOUNDATION
Swati Ramanathan rebuts the charges against Tender SURE, such as having no citizen participation, accommodating no trees and street vendors and others. She explains how it will help pedestrians.