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A roller coaster journey of Bengaluru skaters

Published on 24-Mar-2015
Holystoked Collective members practicing at play arena. screen grab

Holystoked Collective is a club of young skaters, who roll only on passion in Bengaluru. They don't have regular access to skating arena and are...

Accident convictions, rarest of rare

Published on 14-Mar-2015
Abysmally low conviction rates in fatal accident cases continue to make a mockery of punishment as deterrent. Here's why: Poor evidence-gathering mechanisms, prolonged trials and a compensation-oriented system that let the accused off the hook.

Abysmally low conviction rates in fatal accident cases continue to make a mockery of punishment as deterrent. Here's why: Poor evidence-gathering...

Rising body counts on railway tracks

Published on 14-Mar-2015
The number of deaths on railway tracks has been on the rise over the years, across the State. The scenario in Bengaluru is no different with over 700 deaths, including suicide and accidental, reported in 2014. Indian Railways and the State Railway police, the agencies responsible for keeping a check on the rising deaths, are pointing at lack of human and financial resources. DH file photo

The number of deaths on railway tracks has been on the rise over the years, across the State. The scenario in Bengaluru is no different......

Public has to be alert to help the police

Published on 14-Mar-2015

Accidents can be very traumatic. The accident itself troubles you and then the recovery period could get traumatic, reflecting...

Danger zone called Mysuru Road

Published on 07-Mar-2015

In Bengaluru anything is possible - like the footpaths on Mysuru Road that lead straight to graveyards. With no space available...

Nightmare on Bannerghatta Road

Published on 07-Mar-2015

Risking possible accident at every step is part of Arekere Gate resident Jayaram's routine. He runs into this reporter, who had been watching...

Those dangerous crossings

Published on 07-Mar-2015
NO FOOT OVERBRIDGES: Wading through heavy traffic is the only risky option for pedestrians. dh photos/shivakumar  b h

Signal-free corridors, monster flyovers, high-speed tollways, freeways... The flood of big ticket projects dreamt up by ideas-starved...

1,071 pedestrians killed in 3 years

Published on 07-Mar-2015
Bengaluru still has a long way to go as a city of pedestrian-friendly roads. For, there are challenges galore for walkers on every road in the city.

Bengaluru still has a long way to go as a city of pedestrian-friendly roads. For, there are challenges galore for walkers on every road...

103 families near HRBR lakebed on tenterhooks

Published on 14-Feb-2015

Nearly 103 families, majority of them senior citizens, are on tenterhooks as their properties adjacent to the HRBR Lake (Kalyan Nagar) have been declared illegal...

Cheated on a lakebed

Published on 14-Feb-2015
One hundred and eighteen people trusted BDA, spent their life savings and bought sites. But the discovery that the layout was illegally formed.DH illustration Mallikarjun

One hundred and eighteen people trusted BDA, spent their life savings and bought sites. But the discovery that the layout was illegally formed...

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An Auto driver seen upset outside theTV showroom as he was watching...

An Auto driver seen upset outside theTV showroom as he was watching...

Angry cricket fans burn the posters of Virat Kohli and Bollywood...

Angry cricket fans burn the posters of Virat Kohli and Bollywood...

Indian cricket fans react as India bats against Australia during their...

Indian cricket fans react as India bats against Australia during their...

Indian supporters wait in the stands following their team's...

Indian supporters wait in the stands following their team's...

India's Virat Kohli (C) and team mates react after Australia won their...

India's Virat Kohli (C) and team mates react after Australia won their...

India's batsmen Umesh Yadav (L) and Mohammed Shami walk off the...

India's batsmen Umesh Yadav (L) and Mohammed Shami walk off the...

Australia's teammates look at India's batsmen Umesh Yadav's face after his...

Australia's teammates look at India's batsmen Umesh Yadav's face after his...

Australian team mates react after they won their Cricket World Cup semi-final...

Australian team mates react after they won their Cricket World Cup semi-final...

Actress and newly appointed AICC National Spokesperson Kushboo...

Actress and newly appointed AICC National Spokesperson Kushboo...

Saina Nehwal at India Open...

Saina Nehwal at India Open...

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