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Palike to instal CCTV cameras in its schools

Published on 25-Jan-2015
CCTV cameras would be installed at all the educational institutions at an estimated cost of Rs 80 lakh. DH file Photo

The Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is finally gearing up to improve safety and security at its schools and colleges, by installing closed...

Now, an app to address child safety issues

Published on 25-Jan-2015
The Samhita Academy, established by Infosys co-founder S D Shibulal and his wife Kumari Shibulal, has developed an app to address child safety issues. (Photo for representation)

The Samhita Academy, established by Infosys co-founder S D Shibulal and his wife Kumari Shibulal, has developed an app to address child safety issues...

Chain-snatcher's bike traced as victim notes regn

Published on 25-Jan-2015

Two unidentified men on a motorcycle snatched a woman's gold chain near the crowded Nettakallappa Circle in Basavanagudi on Saturday, the police said.

State-of-the-art healthcare bus launched

Published on 25-Jan-2015
The interiors of 'Nesargi Sanjeevini', the healthcare bus that includes equipment for electrocardiogram, echocardiogram and pulse oximetry tests. DH photo

A healthcare bus, equipped not just to conduct health check-ups but also to give results of various blood tests within a span of few hours,...

Automated, multi-level parking system planned in City

Published on 25-Jan-2015
Private contractors are likely to invest in the project. DH file photo

The Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike is aiming to introduce a new parking policy in three months' time, which entails construction of multi-level parking spaces across...

Girl hangs herself as man refuses to marry her

Published on 25-Jan-2015
Girl hangs herself as man refuses  to marry her

A teenage girl hanged herself from a tree at Shivagange under the Dobbaspet police station limits on Sunday just after her lover refused to marry...

Most signees in petition on Uber safety Bengalureans

Published on 25-Jan-2015
The recent announcement by Uber that it will introduce background checks for its drivers in India has been hailed as a victory for a petition

The recent announcement by Uber that it will introduce background checks for its drivers in India has been hailed as a victory for a petition...

Traffic diversions today

Published on 25-Jan-2015

The Adugodi traffic police will divert vehicular movement on Adugodi Main Road (Hosur-Lashkar Road) from 7 pm on Monday to 10 am on Tuesday in...

How flowers at Lalbagh exhibition retain bloom

Published on 25-Jan-2015
A Red Fort model made with 3 lakh Dutch roses and orchids in Lalbagh, Bengaluru. DH Photo/S K Dinesh

Visitors who flock to Lalbagh on January 26, the last day of the Republic Day flower show, may wonder how flowers remain fresh even after...

Governor bats for legislation on compulsory voting

Published on 25-Jan-2015
making a promise: Students take a pledge to vote at the National Voters' Day programme  in the City on Sunday. DH PHoto

It's time the government introduced a law making voting compulsory, Governor Vajubhai Vala has said.

Photo Gallery
President Barack Obama is welcomed by  Narendra Modi and others during an arrival ceremony...

President Barack Obama is welcomed by Narendra Modi and others during an arrival ceremony...

Bollywood actor Shahwar Ali enjoying with the National Flag in a water scooter during Republic Day..

Bollywood actor Shahwar Ali enjoying with the National Flag in a water scooter during Republic Day..

Obama being presented a spinning wheel as a memento during his visit to Rajghat in New Delhi...

Obama being presented a spinning wheel as a memento during his visit to Rajghat in New Delhi...

Barack Obama participates in a tree planting ceremony at the Raj Ghat Mahatma Gandhi Memorial...

Barack Obama participates in a tree planting ceremony at the Raj Ghat Mahatma Gandhi Memorial...

Barack Obama throws rose petals as he participates in a wreath laying ceremony at the Raj Ghat...

Barack Obama throws rose petals as he participates in a wreath laying ceremony at the Raj Ghat...

Barack Obama and  Narendra Modi during their joint press conference at Hyderabad House in New Delhi.

Barack Obama and Narendra Modi during their joint press conference at Hyderabad House in New Delhi.

President Barack Obama is escorted during an arrival ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan...

President Barack Obama is escorted during an arrival ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan...

Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama stroll in the gardens of Hyderabad House in New Delhi...

Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama stroll in the gardens of Hyderabad House in New Delhi...

Young girls buying tricolour on the eve of Republic Day celebrations in Allahabad on Sunday...

Young girls buying tricolour on the eve of Republic Day celebrations in Allahabad on Sunday...

Barack Obama walks to inspect a guard of honour during his ceremonial reception...

Barack Obama walks to inspect a guard of honour during his ceremonial reception...

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