Garbage crisis is the first priority: Bengaluru Mayor

The newly elected Mayor of Bengaluru, B.N Manjunath Reddy identified resolving garbage crisis as his top priority. He ensured that no stone would be left unturned to meet the target of ensuring zero garbage wards in the city.

Street vendors demand end to illegal eviction

The street vendors across Bengaluru are upset as the government bodies are turning a blind eye towards their demands.


First college cyber wing to be opened in the city

R. V. College of Engineering will open a cyber-wing in their institute next month, with the help of Global Cyber Security Response Team, in response to rising cyber-crimes in the city.


Pollution causes a rise in respiratory infections

The number of acute respiratory infection cases in Karnataka has risen 30 percent in the past year, a situation caused mainly by air pollution, according to a recently released study.

India and Canada announce biotechnology joint project

The Centre for Commercialisation of Antibodies and Biologies, Canada (CCAB) held its second intensive business meeting regarding the commercialisation of biotechnology based antibodies on October 6, in Bengaluru.



Muzaffarnagar massacre changed the politics of next 10 years: Nakul Sawhney

The Muzaffarnagar riots have changed the politics of the next ten years, said Nakul Singh Sawhney at a screening of his film ‘Muzaffarnagar baaqi hai’ at Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media Bengaluru.



Senior citizens suffer due to flawed welfare schemes

Three years after the welfare schemes for the elderly were proposed under the 12th five-year-plan, there are flaws in the schemes offered by the Karnataka government. more>>

No conviction in cyber crime cases in Bengaluru

There have been no convictions out of the 65 cases of cyber crime that were reported in Bengaluru in 2014-15. more>>

Last Week

Mayor commits 32 lakh to meal program for elderly

Bangalore Mayor BN Manjunath Reddy on Thursday promised Rs 32 lakh of BBMP money to resuming a mid-day meal program for elderly that was cancelled more than three years ago.

Slum residents suffer due to pending BPL cards

Despite ban, city continues to use high-beam headlights

App plans to resolve water issues in Bangalore

BBMP silent over homeless women in Bangalore city

No drought mitigation in taluks by the Govt.

Maker Movement gains momentum in India

Domestic violence: A major cause for depression among city women

Smart grids key to India’s power future, expert says 



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