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Safety first, in late night city

Published on 30-Jul-2016
Besides the young pub-goers and nightlife buffs, there is one big section  of people who welcome the extension  unconditionally: Hungry outstation  commuters who land up at the city's  transport hubs of Majestic and  Kalasipalyam late in the night. DH Photo/Kishor Kumar Bolar

A city that sleeps late is a city that stays safe. By this benchmark, Bengaluru's quantum leap in its safety standard...

Youngsters excited, but pub owners undecided

Published on 30-Jul-2016
MONICA KAUR

Bengaluru is going to light up even on weekdays as the deadline for nightlife has been extended upto 1 am...

New patrol vehicles, control room for extended hours

Published on 30-Jul-2016
N S MEGHARIKH City Police Commissioner, Bengaluru

Preparing for the extended deadline for eateries and establishments serving liquor, the men in khaki...

Green lessons from Delhi

Published on 23-Jul-2016
GREEN BELT IN THE  DELHI DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY LIMITS

Land sharks, in connivance with the political class, have played havoc with Bengaluru's once celebrated greenery.

Don't take away our islands of greenery

Published on 23-Jul-2016
Residents Welfare Associations clearly condemn the recent legislation, calling it an amendment that is against the people's welfare.

Bengalureans are overwhelmingly against any move that would reduce the city's lung space....

Selling out those green spaces

Published on 23-Jul-2016
In Banashankari 3rd Stage, residents are fighting to get back one acre of land reserved for a park at Kathriguppe Water Tank area. DH

Having already gobbled up water bodies, the politician-builder lobby is eyeing the last stretches of greenery: open spaces meant for parks, playgrounds....

Missing flights, the route cause

Published on 16-Jul-2016
Frantic airport taxi drivers desperately looked for alternative roads. But there was none. In their design to maximise toll collection on the only route, the authorities had ensured that no second access road would be developed.  DH illustration

As the search for an alternative road to Kempegowda International Airport gathers steam, the airport...

What ails the Airport Metro link?

Published on 16-Jul-2016
Engineering consultancy firm, RITES has already prepared a feasibility report on the link line, recommeding five alignments. The most feasibile option could be an extension of the Gottigere to Nagawara line under Phase-II. But this 21.25-km line has a 13.79-km underground stretch which could prove tricky in speedy completion of the project. DH file photo

Namma Metro connectivity to the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) has been in the pipeline for several...

No start is early enough to reach airport

Published on 16-Jul-2016
Shetty was among those who were trapped in the traffic jam triggered by the farmers' protest in March. DH file photo

Traffic snarls have become the norm of the day in Bengaluru. But one road that is perpetually full of traffic...

Half the water down the drain

Published on 09-Jul-2016
Despite Bengaluru's acute water scarcity that reaches boiling point every summer, a whopping 46% of the precious resource gets wasted.

Bengaluru's unrelenting pursuit of a sustainable water source has come to nought. The city's unregulated growth has hit a...

Photo Gallery
Indian transgender, Bharatanatyam dancer Lakshya performs during 'Expression Beyond Gender...

Indian transgender, Bharatanatyam dancer Lakshya performs during 'Expression Beyond Gender...

Villagers take part in traditional Boat race in flood water in Morigaon district of Assam...

Villagers take part in traditional Boat race in flood water in Morigaon district of Assam...

Dhoni felicitates Gold Medalists Indian Archer players during a programme...

Dhoni felicitates Gold Medalists Indian Archer players during a programme...

A Mahila congress party worker holds a garland made of vegetables during protest over price...

A Mahila congress party worker holds a garland made of vegetables during protest over price...

A single horned rhino swims through flood waters in flood-hit Kaziranga National Park, in Assam...

A single horned rhino swims through flood waters in flood-hit Kaziranga National Park, in Assam...

Artist from Venkateshwara Natyamandira performing Bharatanatya on the occasion of KS&DL Centenary...

Artist from Venkateshwara Natyamandira performing Bharatanatya on the occasion of KS&DL Centenary...

Army personnel take position at the site of encounter where two Army soldiers and two militants ...

Army personnel take position at the site of encounter where two Army soldiers and two militants ...

An deserted and aerial view of Anand Rao circle fly over on Sheshadri road following the bandh...

An deserted and aerial view of Anand Rao circle fly over on Sheshadri road following the bandh...

A Dog is seen sitting in front of closed Shopping mall with Kannada flag displed during Karntaka...

A Dog is seen sitting in front of closed Shopping mall with Kannada flag displed during Karntaka...

An elephant moves through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in New Delhi on Friday...

An elephant moves through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in New Delhi on Friday...

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