Traffic rules good, but some rationale helps citizens better...
Oct 31 2016
PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS IN GOVERNMENT PROJECTS
Could systemic public engagement prevent imbroglios of the kind created by the Bengaluru steel flyover proposal? What steps and caveats would be necessary for that?
May 18 2015
MAINTENANCE OF FOOTPATH NETWORK IN BENGALURU
Nov 19 2014
REIMAGINING PUBLIC SPACES
Sep 22 2014
ANATOMY OF A PROTEST
Sep 20 2014
COURT-MANDATED RULES OF ADMINISTRATION
If the court is compelled to poke its nose in all civic issues, what's the use of government? Doesn't it indicate lack of good governance?
Apr 15 2014
Questions reflect the outlook of the MPs and their parties - they are literally a projection of their personalities!
Apr 11 2014
Apr 02 2014
MPLAD FUND - 2009-2014
Mar 27 2014
Do they ever come back to see what the voters are doing, once voted to power? What is the experience of people of Bangalore?
Mar 19 2014
Mar 19 2014
D V Sadananda Gowda is perceived as a performer, but he also has his own small share of controversies.
Mar 06 2014
PC MOHAN- BANGALORE CENTRAL MP - PROFILE
Mar 05 2014
D B CHANDREGOWDA - BANGALORE NORTH - PROFILE:
He represented Bengaluru North in the last Lok Sabha. An experienced politician perceived as clean, Chandregowda is not in the limelight anymore.
Feb 25 2014
ANANTH KUMAR - BANGALORE SOUTH - PROFILE
86% attendance. 42 debates. 222 questions. What else does the Bangalore South MP have to his credit?
Jan 10 2014
BMTC - SOME THOUGHTS
BMTC is one of the few profit-making public services. However, the public see the decision to buy high-end buses and hike prices according to the change in oil prices problematic.
Mar 20 2012
CHILDREN'S WARD SABHA
Mar 14 2011
Dec 31 2009
BBMP ROAD AT GKVK
Just being in that court room for the GKVK road hearing, seeing lawyers presenting their case, judges going through the evidence presented, petitioners and defendants arguing vehemently, nervous interns, curious onlookers - brings back interesting memories.
Nov 17 2009
Reflections on latest developments in Bangalore from Delft, where behavior of bicyclists is not very different from that of Indian car drivers.
Aug 05 2009
This theory is put into practice in every development project in Bangalore - from road widening to the Metro project, the trees bear the brunt.
Mar 19 2009
REPORT ON URBAN POOR
A pilot study on slum and urban homelessness in Bengaluru reveals that few of the government's services are oriented towards the poor.
Feb 23 2009
INTACH HERITAGE WALK - AVENUE ROAD
Life, after the expansion of Avenue road in the heart of Bengaluru, will never be the same again. Vivek Vaidyanathan writes and Deepa Mohan photo-documents a heritage walk down this well known road.