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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...

Anatomy of the Bannerghatta Biological Park

Published on 07-Feb-2015
T N A PERUMAL,  Wildlife photographer

Bannerghatta National Park was founded in 1971 and declared as a national park in 1974. In 2002, a portion of the park, became a biological...

Two sides of the holiday rush

Published on 07-Feb-2015

Bannerghatta Biological Park (BBP) receives at least four to five thousand visitors on any public holiday. It even manages to earn a revenue of Rs...

Toxic flows the water

Published on 31-Jan-2015
A mountain of foam hovers on the Bellandur Lake surface. This phenomenon is triggered by a deadly mix of phosphates and nitrates from domestic detergents and industrial effluents. DH Photo/kishor kumar bolar

Unchecked and unregulated, hundreds of electroplating and e-waste recycling units in the City's industrial pockets discharge highly...

Long wait for south Bengalureans

Published on 25-Jan-2015

The much-anticipated Metro rail project has faced hurdles from its inception since 2006 and nine years later, it is still crawling to finish...

A Majestic delay at key station

Published on 25-Jan-2015

Namma Metro's Majestic interchange station, a crucial point where the North-South and East-West corridors intersect, has hit hard rock...

Incomplete works on Vijayanagar Metro stretch

Published on 25-Jan-2015
The western line in the Bengaluru Metro needs quicker completion. While the pillars and piers have been constructed, in addition to the stations, what is required is fixing of the rail lines. Once this is done, the connection between Majestic and MG Road will enable passengers to travel from Kengeri all the way to Baiyappanahalli  and vice versa.

The western line in the Bengaluru Metro needs quicker completion. While the pillars and piers have been constructed, in addition...

Metro: Dead lines, down under

Published on 24-Jan-2015
The tunnelling work has been extremely slow due to hard rock and difficult terrain issues on certain stretches. This has decelerated the project. DH File Photo.

Namma Metro, once touted as the panacea for all our urban commute woes, is over a year away from a full-fledged launch.

Mega City Policing to fund 3,200 CCTVs

Published on 03-Jan-2015
As Bengaluru expanded, tags such as Smart City and Mega City came along. But, despite terror incidents since 2000, the city has been crying for a better 'security infrastructure.'

As Bengaluru expanded, tags such as Smart City and Mega City came along. But, despite terror incidents since 2000, the city has been...

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Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at the inauguration of Emerging Manufacturing Entrepreneurs Resource Gro

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at the inauguration of Emerging Manufacturing Entrepreneurs Resource Gro

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal meeting with a delegation of various Bar Associations of Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal meeting with a delegation of various Bar Associations of Delhi

BJP MP Jagadambika Pal celebrates Holi with TMC member Saugata Roy at Parliament

BJP MP Jagadambika Pal celebrates Holi with TMC member Saugata Roy at Parliament

A widow daubed in colours dances in the Holi celebrations organised by non-governmental organisation

A widow daubed in colours dances in the Holi celebrations organised by non-governmental organisation

Students of a gurukul take a water conservation pledge and also pay tribute to swine flu victims

Students of a gurukul take a water conservation pledge and also pay tribute to swine flu victims

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu celebrates holi with traditional artistes

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu celebrates holi with traditional artistes

Ireland's George Dockrell is bowled for 25 runs by South Africa's Morne Morkel to end their Cricket

Ireland's George Dockrell is bowled for 25 runs by South Africa's Morne Morkel to end their Cricket

The debris is being cleared after landslides on Jammu-Srinagar Jammu National Highway

The debris is being cleared after landslides on Jammu-Srinagar Jammu National Highway

Artist staged a play Visa Nirikshaneyelliddaga at the inauguration of Dalita Natakotsava

Artist staged a play Visa Nirikshaneyelliddaga at the inauguration of Dalita Natakotsava

Badly damaged road in Bengaluru

Badly damaged road in Bengaluru

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