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Addressing the world

Published on 27-May-2017

How about a location identification system that helps you identify any house or property anywhere...

Wrong street, wrong number

Published on 27-May-2017
Address-hunting is a nightmarish experience in the city.

Haphazard, random and insanely chaotic, house and street numbering across Bengaluru have taken a deep...

Battered roads without identity

Published on 27-May-2017
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is yet to give the lanes and bylanes an identity, categorising them as cross roads and main roads. This has triggered confusion in identifying the exact location of a place. DH photo

The city's battered roads are in a state of oblivion in the newly added areas. Not only are they...

Lack of signboards makes commuting difficult

Published on 27-May-2017
In Bengaluru, 'cross' is used for interior streets while 'main' is used for main roads or the main street.

Have you found yourself at crossroads in the city, confused about which road to take to reach your...

Milling a costly affair: BBMP

Published on 20-May-2017
PHOTO BY: JANARDHAN B K

Core areas of Bengaluru are sinking, courtesy the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), which performs...

A hasty recarpeting that endangers road safety

Published on 20-May-2017
PHOTO BY: JANARDHAN B K

Unscientific road re-relaying methods are becoming a big cause of worry for most Bengalureans...

Tarred beyond road level

Published on 20-May-2017
PHOTO BY: JANARDHAN B K

Twenty years back, when Simon Philip shifted to his new home in Annasandrapalya near HAL, he had to...

Coordination, the poor linkage

Published on 13-May-2017
Church Street is being upgraded under TenderSURE project. Deccan Herald photo

Freshly asphalted roads are dug up, even streets upgraded under TenderSURE are not spared...

Digging up roads, corporator style

Published on 13-May-2017
 To address the damage caused to the road by regular digging, the BBMP has constituted a coordination committee comprising officials of BBMP, Bengaluru Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB), Bangalore Development Authority (BDA), Bescom and telephone department.

Corporators in the city have got a new pretext to dig the road Replacing the six-inch...

Is there an end to indiscriminate digging of roads?

Published on 13-May-2017
BBMP had claimed the much-hyped TenderSURE roads will not be dug up for at least two decades. But government agencies have failed miserably. St Marks Road redesigned under this project has been dug up, says JayaramG, an IT professional.

With the frequent, indiscriminate digging of roads by various civic bodies, Bengalureans...

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Exiled Tibetans rally

First Day of the New Academic Year of School

First Day of the New Academic Year of School

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Illicit liquor bottles destroyed in Patna

DSO activists protest

DSO activists protest

Combined Army Training Camp

Combined Army Training Camp

Rainfall in Mirzapur

Rainfall in Mirzapur

Residents protest in Bikaner over polluted water

Residents protest in Bikaner over polluted water

High tide in Mumbai

High tide in Mumbai

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ROAD: POTHOLE

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Emmanuel Macron, Vladimir Putin

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