Guides and Primers
Apr 20 2009
LOK SABHA ELECTION 2009
News Desk
Elections are scheduled on this Thursday, Apr 23 for Bengaluru. Be prepared - check your names on the rolls, learn about the candidates and find your polling booth.
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Mar 17 2009
ELECTION TIME
News Desk
How do you get your name on the voter rolls? Which are the groups that can help you?
Feb 09 2009
REAL ESTATE
News Desk
Wondering where real estate is headed given the global meltdown? This detailed Citizen Matters chart comes from the Bangalore Realtors Association.
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Dec 17 2008
THE ANTI-CORRUPTION WATCHDOG
Supriya Khandekar
With all the reporting about nabs, traps, scams, and raids going on, haven't you wondered where the Lokayukta office in Bangalore is, and more so, how the process could work for you?
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Nov 18 2008
WATER SUPPLY INDEPENDENCE PART IV
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Rainwater Club
Residents Welfare Associations are critical and empowered players of water governance at the local level. The concluding part of the RWH series.
Nov 10 2008
WATER SUPPLY INDEPENDENCE - PART III
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Rainwater Club
Part 3 of the series answers common but crucial questions related to RWH, and addresses the technicalities of direct storage and groundwater recharge.
Nov 04 2008
WATER SUPPLY INDEPENDENCE - PART II
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Rainwater Club
Implementing rainwater harvesting in layouts requires proactive participation from the residents. Part 2 of the series in how to engage them in the process.
Nov 03 2008
WATER SUPPLY INDEPENDENCE - PART I
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Rainwater Club
First in a four-part Citizen Matters series authored by Bangalore-based Rainwater Club on implementing rainwater harvesting for gated layouts.
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Feb 17 2008
EXERCISING THE SUNSHINE LAW
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Sunil Tinani
How does one file an Right to Information application? How can it help? If the power of the sunshine law is anything to go by, it's time for more widespread use, especially in Bangalore, has come.
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