Over 500 citizens keen to join BBMP Ward Committees
by Kathyayini Chamaraj on June 23, 2017 at 5:21 pm
Efforts to mobilise citizens to apply for ward committee membership have gained splendid traction in the last few weeks. Citizens’ groups such as Lanchamukta Karnataka Nirmana Vedike (LMKNV), Citizens for Bengaluru (CfB) and B.PAC have » […]
What can residents affected by Namma Metro land acquisition get?
by News Desk on June 20, 2017 at 9:41 am
Did you know that if you live or rent a premise in the corridor of Metro Phase-II and next phases, you could avail many compensations when the land acquisition goes on and the construction work » […]
No waste inside this Malleswaram mutt
by Akshata Jayant Chonkar on June 20, 2017 at 3:27 am
The Chitrapur Mutt in Malleswaram practices 100 per cent waste management and does not throw away any garbage. » […]
Caring for the environment on a daily basis and not just on world environment day
by Radio Active 90.4MHz on June 19, 2017 at 10:05 am
Radio Active marked World Environment Day (held on 5 June every year) by inviting some of the most passionate environmentalists and environment activists to share personal stories of change-making and to highlight the importance of » […]
All you need to know about BMTC bus commuter Smart Card
by News Desk on June 19, 2017 at 9:33 am
Smart Card is being rolled out in a phased manner, and will be available to all commuters from October 1st, 2017. » […]
Metro feeder services: 29 routes, 205 schedules, 3142 trips in all!
by News Desk on June 18, 2017 at 4:49 pm
BMTC to introduce New Metro Feeder Services of 13 different routes with 1918 trips from various Metro stations in North-South Corridor from 19th June. » […]
BBMP Ward Committees should be inclusive
by Lekha Adavi on June 15, 2017 at 5:47 pm
Several groups in Bangalore – Domestic Workers Unions, Transgender Rights groups, Street Vendor Unions, Garment Workers Unions, Slum Residents Rights groups etc demand that the working class, the poor are included in BBMP ward committees. » […]
Namma 100 integrates multiple police helplines
by Akshatha M on June 15, 2017 at 7:51 am
The upgraded emergency service response system has 90 telephone lines to help the police control room respond swiftly to public emergency calls. » […]
BBMP civic workers end protest after govt agrees to demands
by News Desk on June 14, 2017 at 12:21 pm
Minister assures contract workers they will get direct payment and promises to abolish contract system. » […]
Will restructuring into 10 zones help BBMP?
by News Desk on June 14, 2017 at 9:27 am
State government executes a small step proposed by the BBMP restructuring committee. Check the ten zones - will it make a difference? » […]
BMTC can serve Bengaluru better with more routes and frequency
by Shree D N on May 26, 2017 at 3:05 am
BMTC needs to go beyond citizen outreach and social media communication to fix the root problems that hinder the efficiency. Data can help do this. » […]
Price cap on movies is a bad move. Here’s why!
by Anupam Manur on May 17, 2017 at 7:47 am
For an offbeat indie movie, multiplexes would charge a lower price, while for a blockbuster, they would charge a higher price. Price cap changes the equation: to maximize profits, they would have to sell maximum tickets, and that will change the type of movies that will be chosen by the multiplexes. » […]
Muddy waters of Bellandur lake saga – is there any real progress?
by Meera K on May 11, 2017 at 2:30 am
Will shifting sewage from Bellandur area in tankers help solve the problem? In what better way could the same money be spent? » […]