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Thursday 21 September 2017
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Intense City - Bangalore

Timely response to our complaints could have prevented floods: residents

Published on 09-Sep-2017

Incessant rains over the past few weeks have exposed the poor condition of the city's storm water drains...

Drains, blocked by design

Published on 09-Sep-2017
From shoulder drains flanking streets leading to primary drains, secondary canals and eventually to the lakes, the network has been in a perennial mess for years. DH Photo

Trapped in a twister of unprecedented rain woes, as Bengaluru scrambles for solutions...

Encroachment under the cover of 'open spaces'

Published on 02-Sep-2017
Ironically, in most of these cases, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) itself is guilty of encroachments. DH graphics

Be it your first bicycle learning class or forming your own cricket team with friends...

Children on shaky ground

Published on 02-Sep-2017
DH PHOTOS/SHIVAKUMAR B H

Metro stations and Indira Canteens are taking over the city's few remaining playgrounds...

To solve urban flooding, start with watershed areas

Published on 26-Aug-2017
Linking primary/secondary valleys to open spaces/parks will help redirect flood waters from low-lying areas to these spaces.

For years, the city's civic agencies have tried tackling the flooding problem through...

Unpredicted rain, predicted chaos

Published on 26-Aug-2017
Even as the city came to a virtual standstill in the wake of this unprecedented rainfall, a reality came out in the open: Forget heavy downpour, the city's infrastructure cannot even handle a mere 42.2 mm of rain, the recorded amount of showers for August 23.

Bengalureans were completely stumped by the 13-cm rainfall on the intervening night...

City needs Doppler Weather Radars

Published on 26-Aug-2017
The rainfall the city experienced on August 14 and 15 was unprecedented and beyond what was assessed. DH photo

Weathermen from the India Meteorological Department (IMD) and Karnataka State Natural Disaster...

Overnight rain pounds city

Published on 16-Aug-2017

Bengalureans were in for a shock on Tuesday morning when they woke up to flooded streets...

Property owners, builders say no to premium FAR

Published on 13-Aug-2017

Are you planning to build your dream home? Then be prepared to pay a hefty fee to buy...

Premium FAR, recipe for congestion

Published on 13-Aug-2017

Citizens say this will make property prices unaffordable & benefit only those with deep pockets & deeper influence.

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