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Monday 15 September 2014
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Capturing the lake's changing faces

Surekha, a Bangalore based visual artist, knows Jakkur lake like the back of her hand, literally.

Jakkur airport, cold-shouldered by a NHAI project

The wings of Jakkur airstrip, where the country's oldest Flying School  Government Flying Training School (GFTS) operates, has now been clipped.

The wings of Jakkur airstrip, where the country's oldest Flying School Government Flying Training School (GFTS) operates, has now been clipped.

Jakkur lake cries for help

Jakkur lake is a beauty. The greenery around it, the birds, the ducks on the water, sheets of water flowing quietly give it a pristine feel and loo.

Jakkur lake is a beauty. The greenery around it, the birds, the ducks on the water, sheets of water flowing quietly...

WATCH VIDEO: The illegal takeover of a thriving lake

Bangalore was known as a city of lakes, till the land mafia moved in. If you want to know how most of these lakes were...

Photo Gallery
An aerial view showing the flooded outskirts of Srinagar...

An aerial view showing the flooded outskirts of Srinagar...

Participants hurl tomatoes in front of the Royal Palace, Amsterdam...

Participants hurl tomatoes in front of the Royal Palace, Amsterdam...

Parineeti Chopra and Aditya Roy Kapur at Fatehpur Sikri...

Parineeti Chopra and Aditya Roy Kapur at Fatehpur Sikri...

Indian youth participate in a ‘Mud Run in Hyderabad...

Indian youth participate in a ‘Mud Run in Hyderabad...

India's Somdev Devvarman celebrates with team mates after winning against Lajovic...

India's Somdev Devvarman celebrates with team mates after winning against Lajovic...

An aerial view shows a partially submerged house in flooded fields on the outskirts of Srinagar...

An aerial view shows a partially submerged house in flooded fields on the outskirts of Srinagar...

India's Yuki Bhambri in action against Serbia's Filip Krajinovic in the singles match...

India's Yuki Bhambri in action against Serbia's Filip Krajinovic in the singles match...

Army personnel near a chopper for rescue and relief operation in Srinagar...

Army personnel near a chopper for rescue and relief operation in Srinagar...

An IAF Air warrior lending an helping hand by carrying a 10 day old baby...

An IAF Air warrior lending an helping hand by carrying a 10 day old baby...

India's Somdev Devvarman congratulated by teammates Leander Paes as Rohan Bopanna...

India's Somdev Devvarman congratulated by teammates Leander Paes as Rohan Bopanna...

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