User: technagara Topic: BangaloreAgencies
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Defunct Palike offices across city turn public nuisance 17.10.2016 deccanherald.com
BBMP offices and centres, which were set up for the welfare of the public, have become a nuisance at several places. A few structures have been shut down and turned into dump yards and some stand neglected despite citizens trying to make them functional. Take the case of the BBMP health office and Palike contact point on 1st cross, Cambridge Road, Ulsoor. Both are in a dilapidated state. According to local residents, the contact point has now turned into a public urinal and a hub of illegal activities during night. The health office, on the other hand, has not been functioning for years. "BBMP officers visit the contact point every day. Yet, no action has been taken. The premises of the contact point are filled with liquor bottles, garbage and even human faeces. There is a BBMP ward office adjacent to the health office and that is operational for 30 minutes only, every day. A vacant ground belonging to BBMP at the same spot has turned into a public urinal," said an aggrieved resident. At HRBR Layout, 2nd ...
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Mysuru letters 17.10.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
Mysuru letters
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Steel flyover will be constructed, says CM Siddaramaiah 17.10.2016 TOI: Bangalore Times
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BBMP standing committee elections on October 20 17.10.2016 TOI: Bangalore Times
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KR Market staff face 15-day salary cut for not clearing garbage 17.10.2016 TOI: Bangalore Times
Upset with the heaps of uncleared garbage in KR Market, mayor G Padmavathi ordered a 15-day cut salary cut for 50 persons responsible for not clearing the waste.
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Mysuru letters 17.10.2016 Hindu: Karnataka
A foolhardy moveSir, — The Rs. 1,761-crore proposal to build a steel flyover from Basaveshwara Circle to Hebbal flyover to make the commute to the airport easier is foolhardy. The move, which requires...
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In Bengaluru, a fight between garbage warriors and garbage goons 16.10.2016 The Hindu: Today's Paper
In Bengaluru, a fight between garbage warriors and garbage goons
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People's problems 16.10.2016 deccanherald.com
Letters of grievances are pouring in and we are doing our best to accommodate as many as possible. Readers may write in to highlight civic problems affecting their locality and we will help address them in an interactive and effective manner. Grievances and issues related to public utility agencies such as Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB), Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (Bescom) would be highlighted in the weekly column. The writeups, which could be accompanied by photographs highlighting the problems, will be published on Mondays. Mail your grievances to: peoplesproblems @deccanherald.co.in Illegal use of vehicles Recently, I spotted a private van near BEL Road operating as a commercial vehicle ferrying schoolchildren. The van was overloaded and would have met with an accident. It is high time that the Transport department took strict action against such vehicles. Manish ...
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Flyover project is elitist: CPI 16.10.2016 Hindu: News
The Communist Party of India (CPI), Bengaluru District Council, has opposed the proposed Rs.1791 crore steel flyover between Basaweshwara Circle and Hebbal, terming the project as “elitist.”In a rele...
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This railway underbridge space has a story to tell 12.10.2016 Citizen Matters

From a dark and dreary under-bridge area to a bright and lively public space, the story of a transformation.

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Lessons from Bellandur: Getting illegal ad display boards out of sight 11.10.2016 Citizen Matters

Citizens of Bellandur get together to find a way to remove the huge advertisement displays that are not only unaesthetic, but also dangerous. Meera Nair describes the drive and the learning.

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First 1000 garbage dumps in Bengaluru captured on crowdsourced map 6.10.2016 Citizen Matters

These 1000+ spots tell a thousand tales, if only someone has time to listen to each dump! Go explore the map, and see the stories for yourself.

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MyCityMyBudget 2016 launched to gather citizen requests for Bengaluru Budget 2017-18 4.10.2016 Citizen Matters

All requests will be compiled and shared with the state and agencies at a large event in December.

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Bengaluru gears up for 'swachh-ta' on Gandhi Jayanti 1.10.2016 Citizen Matters

If you want to pitch in to make your city cleaner this October 2nd, here's a list of missions around the city that you can join!

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How to get more water for Bengaluru | Silent death of BRTS | How to catch officials hiding data 30.9.2016 Citizen Matters

Dear Reader, The last one month, water has been on our minds. While most talk has been about Cauvery water, are we forgetting the real issue? What does it take to support the water needs of a city of 10 million? Our many stories over the years...
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G Padmavathi is Bengaluru’s new Mayor 29.9.2016 Citizen Matters

JD(S) corporator M Anand from Radhakrishna Temple ward was elected as the Deputy Mayor in the polls marked by controversy over the suspension of voting rights of Independent MP Rajeev Chandrashekhar and BJP's PC Mohan.

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Cauvery dispute brings together friends-turned-foes HD Deve Gowda and Siddaramaiah 22.9.2016 FirstPost: Politics

Siddaramaiah-Gowda's next ploy will be to make the BJP commit on the floor of the Vidhana Soudha on Friday that it too backs the government

The post Cauvery dispute brings together friends-turned-foes HD Deve Gowda and Siddaramaiah appeared first on Firstpost.

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Congress, JD(S) to stay together in council 22.9.2016 TOI: Bangalore Times
The Congress and JD(S) has reportedly sealed an alliance to elect the city's new mayor and deputy mayor on September 28.
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Jam pops out of magic box again 22.9.2016 newindianexpress.com
Reopening of the underpass has only added to traffic woes, say motorists
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Friends-turned-foes Deve Gowda, Siddaramaiah join hands for Cauvery 22.9.2016 Hindu: Cities
The deepening Cauvery crisis has brought together friends-turned-foes H.D. Deve Gowda and Siddaramaiah. This has set off speculation on the long-term political calculations of this bonhomie.The swift ...
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