Local Matters
Apr 22 2014
NOISE IN NEIGHBOURHOOD
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Prateek Sharma
When public utilities are shut down for religious reasons...
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Apr 12 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
Answers to the questions sent by residents from Bellandur Forum By: Nandini Alva (Candidate for Bangalore Central from JDS)   1.If you get elected, what will you do, to prove to voters that you are honest and communicate to us...
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Apr 12 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
Bellandur residents had posed a series of questions to all the candidates contesting from Bangalore Central for Lok Sabha Elections 2014. This is the email response we received from INC candidate, Rizwan Arshad.   1.If you get elected...
Apr 11 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
  Bellandur residents had posed a series of questions to all the candidates contesting from Bangalore Central for Lok Sabha Elections 2014. This is the email response we received from AAP candidate, V. BalaKrishnan...
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Apr 11 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
Public Letter To PC Mohan, Bangalore Central from Bellandur Forum (RWA/Residents group of Bellandur - BBMP Ward 150 )     Dear Shri Mohan,   Residents of our ward had been looking forward to hearing...
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Apr 10 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
Bellandur Buzz… April 9th 2014, Issue 7 This is a fortnightly newsletter shared by the citizen group bellandur-forum@googlegroups.com Visit to Rainbow Drive: RWH tour About 50 residents and estate managers from apartments...
Mar 27 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
This fortnightly newsletter is shared by the citizen group bellandur-forum@googlegroups.com Ibblur lake revival back on track    The Bangalore Urban district office, headed by the Tahasildar (South) conducted an eviction drive...
Mar 13 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
This is a fortnightly newsletter shared by the citizen group bellandur-forum@googlegroups.com Purva Sunshine residents get Khata   In 2010, few residents of Purva Sunshine (PSS) decided to submit their Khata applications together...
Mar 03 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
"Kasa Muktha Bellandur" campaign (earlier called Clean Bell and renamed to align with city level initiative) has taken off to a very positive start. This campaign aims to achieve responsible, end-to-end solid waste management in the Bellandur...
Feb 26 2014
BWRCA INITIATIVE
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Nikita Malusare
The memorandum by residents of Whitefield seeks solution to traffic bottlenecks in the area.
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Feb 13 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
This newsletter is shared by the citizen group, Bellandur Forum (bellandur-forum@googlegroups.com) Sarjapur Road Cleaning drive      On Saturday 15th Feb, the BBMP zonal office will do an intensive cleaning of Sarjapur...
Feb 12 2014
SUSTAINABLE WATER MANAGEMENT
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Aajwanthi Baradwaj
The walk aims to talk about how this lake can be a potential model for Integrated Urban Water Management (IUWM), a possible direction to help Bangalore city’s water problems.
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Jan 31 2014
Lake Encroachment
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Ganga Madappa
For the past 2 years, the Somasundarapalya Lake Rehabilitation Trust has been trying to save the lake. Recent dumping of mud into the lake brings about renewed protests.
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Jan 29 2014
Blog: Forward Bellandur
This newsletter is shared by the citizen group, Bellandur Forum ( bellandur-forum@googlegroups.com ) Trinity Acres and Woods, a 280-unit residential complex started segregation in September 2013. Prior to that, most of their waste (85%) was mixed...
Jan 24 2014
BWRCA INITIATIVE
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News Desk
Residents from over 20 communities, led by a campaigner and federation leaders have petitioned the Railways to make Whitefield Railway Station commuter-friendly by making all trains stop there.
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Jan 17 2014
INCLUSIVITY
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Shanthi S
There was a time when many companies would not give a thought to hiring somebody who was differently abled. Not anymore! Several organisations across the country are hiring differently abled persons to their workforce.
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Jan 13 2014
Trees of Bangalore
Poornima Kannan
Neralu - the Bangalore Tree Festival is around the corner. Read what Bangalore's brand ambassadors, Anu Prabhakar and Nisha Millet have to say about it.
Jan 13 2014
MEDICAL CRIME
Shweta nair
This "doctor" in Bengaluru filed a writ against police for "harassing" him. When asked to prove the authenticity of his qualification, he retracted.
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Jan 07 2014
TREES OF BANGALORE
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Poornima Kannan
Tree journalling, identifying workshops, documentary, film/ video screenings of local and global narratives about trees, exhibition - Neralu has all these for you, green brigadiers!
Dec 31 2013
CYCLER'S CITY
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News Desk
The local edition of Cycle Day at Jayanagar was a roaring success!
Dec 26 2013
GOING AGAINST NATURE
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Nikita Malusare
The drain that connects Madiwala to Bellandur lake, in its new shape, would lead to flooding in the area in case of an untimely rain.
Nov 21 2013
RECLAIMING STREETS FOR CHILDREN
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Manju George
Gone are the days when kids played on roads - every road today is filled with vehicles. This programme aimed to bring back the glory.
Nov 20 2013
Blog: Whitefield Rising
Who hasn't heard of Arnold Schwarzenegger -Hollywood star - California Governor andbody builder - he had won the Mr. Universe  World Amateur Body Builders Championship (WABBA) ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c7Iaz_r2t-g ).  And now the...
Nov 20 2013
Blog: Whitefield Rising
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On November 9, 2013, Whitefield residents got a unique opportunity to learn about sharing space with wildlife. A group of 20 enthusiastic residents assembled at the clubhouse of Waterville apartments, to attend the first ever session on Wildlife...
Nov 18 2013
A BOOK A MONTH
Arvind Batra
Are you interested in meaningful conversations on human rights, good governance, environmentalism, equality for all, gender issues and others, with like-minded people? This club could be an option for you.
Oct 31 2013
PROMPT ACTION
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Mukund Kumar
A visit by Upa Lokayukta and team changed everything - BDA cleared the encroachment.
 
 

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