After state, BJP set to pip Congress-JD(S) to power in BBMP too
BJP geared to unseat the incumbents in the September 27 mayoral polls
BJP's Gowtham Kumar becomes Bengaluru Mayor
Kumar, who represents Jogupalya ward, secured 129 votes as against Sathyanarayana (Dattatreya Tem...
BBMP ward delimitation plan ready, to place it before elected representatives
The ward boundaries in all Assembly constituencies except six -...
BJP-ruled corporation wards get richer
After coming to power last month, chief minister BS Yediyurappa issued an order withholding the BBMP budget.
Here’s hope for homeless: Hospitals as night shelters
With little progress following last year’s survey, BBMP likely to go the TN way and replicate the ‘Chennai model’
How green is Bengaluru? Tough to say as tree census stuck in the woods
According to IWST’s draft given to BBMP, it’ll take 3 years and Rs 4.3 crore to complete the task
Engineers must clear BBMP test to give gyan
The 16-mark test has questions related to crucial aspects of town planning — of the buffer zones around water bodies, types of buffer zones and setback rules.
Pollution Board's revised action plan for Bengaluru's air pollution has nothing new to offer
Interestingly, the CPCB which had rejected the original plan in May this year, has now approved the revised plan.
It’s a hell of a ride on Bangalore roads
Traffic police list 244 roads that’re in bad condition, warn of accidents & traffic congestion.
When govt fails, citizens get down to work, and succeed
Citizens are also frustrated by authorities’ inaction in fixing potholes and are seeking the help of an initiative called Pothole Raja, which has been fixing potholes upon request since 2016.
COAI, TAIPA approach Karnataka government to address BBMP's restriction on deploying cables
All telecom & Internet Service Providers offering services in Bengaluru had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with BBMP in the year 2014 to lay the OFC cables in all areas falling under BBMP's jurisdiction for a fee of Rs 850 per meter.
BBMP doesn’t want segregation to go to waste
New solid waste plan targets 90% segregation by Sept and 100% by December.
This traffic pile-up in Bengaluru raises a big stink
Over 300 trucks carrying Bengaluru’s waste line up on a stretch outside Bellahalli quarry pit, on the outskirts of the city, to unload about 2,500 tonnes of garbage the city produces daily.
BBMP plans another white-topping journey
Even as the work taken up under the earlier phases limps, the BBMP has sent another proposal worth ₹1,170 crore to cover 110 km more of roads.
Even a disaster hasn’t woken up Bengaluru's emergency response system
The latest disaster — of two apartment complexes collapsing in Pulikeshi Nagar, claiming five lives last week — has raised questions over the city’s preparedness to handle a major disaster.
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