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Averting another water crisis

Published on 15-Jan-2017

Another year and another summer water crisis looms large over Bengaluru. But as this vicious cycle repeats itself predictably....

Citizens demand better management of resources

Published on 15-Jan-2017

Come summer, Bengalureans are most likely to face yet another water crisis, thanks to the numerous factors that have worked against....

Bengaluru's water needs in 2031: Master Plan paints a grim picture

Published on 15-Jan-2017

Faced with acute water shortage, particularly during the summer months, Bengaluru is struggling hard to cope . If this is the....

Akrama Sakrama, a new test

Published on 07-Jan-2017

Flouting building bye-laws with impunity, lakhs of properties have sprung up across the city. Revenue layouts have mushroomed...

Regularisation not a concern for these GPA holders

Published on 07-Jan-2017

The Akrama Sakrama scheme to regularise constructions in the illegal layouts and the building plan violations...

Slum Board and illegal layouts

Published on 07-Jan-2017

The Karnataka Slum Development Board (KSDB) too has a fair share in mushrooming of illegal layouts, says civic experts...

Halt! It's a local train

Published on 11-Dec-2016
Boarding the available trains at the halt station, many alight at Baiyappanahalli to take the Metro. Many others proceed on the passenger trains to the city railway station.DH Photo.B H Shivakumar

For lakhs of Bengalureans desperately seeking an escape route from the hyper-congested city roads...

Yes to eco-friendly, cost-effective suburban rail network

Published on 11-Dec-2016

Traffic congestion is a major complaint of most Bengalureans. Everyday commute to work is no less than a Herculean...

Fanciful elevated corridors

Published on 04-Dec-2016
In effect, yet another vehicle-centric, car-focused agenda threatens to throw Bengaluru into a decade of a costly, cumbersome construction chaos. Disguised in a 'people-friendly' avatar, the project promises car-owners the ultimate dream: Rapid transits across the city in 45 minutes flat. Now, this speed estimation is based on a hugely questionable premise: That the city's vehicular population will remain within limits.

Promising rapid transit, a network of elevated corridors is now being pushed to decongest roads...

Big projects not sustainable, just a way to gobble up public money

Published on 04-Dec-2016

Does Bengaluru need this network of elevated corridors? Do Bengalureans foresee a drastic decongestion...

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Olympic finalist Gymnast Dipa Karmakar being felicitated with Assames japi,Khoria and gomacha...

Olympic finalist Gymnast Dipa Karmakar being felicitated with Assames japi,Khoria and gomacha...

A boat man carries Hindu devotees in the river Yamuna early in the morning during magh Mela in...

A boat man carries Hindu devotees in the river Yamuna early in the morning during magh Mela in...

Austria's Michael Matt speeds down the course during an alpine ski, men's World Cup slalom...

Austria's Michael Matt speeds down the course during an alpine ski, men's World Cup slalom...

Punjab tableaux artists pose a photo during a press preview in New Delhi on Sunday...

Punjab tableaux artists pose a photo during a press preview in New Delhi on Sunday...

AIADMK leader SP Velumani inaugurates Cattle race after the urgent law was passed for...

AIADMK leader SP Velumani inaugurates Cattle race after the urgent law was passed for...

Bollywood actors Madhuri Dixit and Manish Paul atteded the Umang Mumbai Police Show 2017 in...

Bollywood actors Madhuri Dixit and Manish Paul atteded the Umang Mumbai Police Show 2017 in...

Youngstres and Students during the protest to Lift ban on jallikattu and impose ban on PETA...

Youngstres and Students during the protest to Lift ban on jallikattu and impose ban on PETA...

India Captain Virat Kohli celebrate after his 50 runs during 3rd ODI against England at Eden...

India Captain Virat Kohli celebrate after his 50 runs during 3rd ODI against England at Eden...

Rescue and relief work in progress at the site where Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express train derailed...

Rescue and relief work in progress at the site where Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express train derailed...

Samajwadi Party Vice president Kiranmoy Nanda, SP state president Naresh Utam and Congress state...

Samajwadi Party Vice president Kiranmoy Nanda, SP state president Naresh Utam and Congress state...

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