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  • Bangalore potholes: Toddler dies as her uncle's vehicle loses control 05-12-2013 09:42 AM

    Bangalore: Potholes have claimed another life in Bangalore and this time, of a two-and-a-half-year-old girl. She died after her uncle lost control while driving over a potholed road. A distraught KM Suresh can't believe he drove his niece to death. Suresh was taking his sister and her daughter Dhanashree on...
  • Wipro chief Azim Premji takes on garbage mess in Bangalore 02-11-2012 08:22 PM

    Questions are now being raised as to whether Bangalore can manage its own success. ...
  • B'lore: Azim Premji hauls up BBMP over piling garbage 02-11-2012 01:08 PM

    Bangalore: Wipro Chairman Azim Premji has raised a stink over Bangalore's garbage crisis, that is worsening by the day, and slammed the city's civic body, Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP). Trash has been piling up at several places across the city for the past two months as the municipal body...
  • Bangalore: Is Govt delaying BBMP fire probe? 06-01-2012 08:36 AM

    BANGALORE: Amidst the allegations that state government is trying to hush up the multicrore bogus scam probe, it seems it is also trying to delay the process of investigation of the fire that broke out at the BMTF office in BBMP in last November. The fire had broken out in...
  • Team BBMP Councillors visit Israel 15-11-2011 09:57 AM

    BANGALORE: Fund-crunch Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has sponsored one more foreign trip for councillors. This time the trip is to Israel. Councillors will participate in the International conference on water technology, renewable energy and environment control between November 15 and 17. The conference is taking place at Tel Aviv,the...
  • BBMP oversteps deadline once again 03-11-2011 08:29 AM

    BANGALORE: The lethargy of Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) in implementing Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JnNURM) project means that water-logging may continue to haunt Lord Hanuman of the Gali Anjaneya Temple for several months to come. Joining the Lord in mute suffering are the residents of the area...
  • Bangalore: Tax evaders face the music 29-09-2011 07:53 AM

    New Delhi: Bangalore's civic body has come up with an innovative way to embarrass and force tax defaulters to cough up money they rightly owe the agency. Bangalore's civic body BBMP is sending drummers to embarrass those who haven't paid property tax. The owner of a shopping complex in Malleshwaram...
  • Rains bring Bangalore to a halt; kill 17 in J&K 25-09-2010 11:24 AM

    Bangalore/Rajouri: A heavy downpour brought life to a standstill in Bangalore on Friday and claimed the lives of 17 people at Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir. Massive traffic jams and waterlogging was reported in various parts of Bangalore, which just can’t handle the heavy rains. The infrastructure is pathetic and...
  • 23 die in Bangalore's govt-run destitute home 20-08-2010 10:06 AM

    The situation in Bangalore's destitute home is worsening by the day with 23 people dead and over 80 hospitalised following symptoms of dysentery and food poisoning. Some of the inmates are mentally ill, some are physically disabled, some abandoned by their families with many picked up while begging from the...
  • Bangalore's poor forced to live in tin sheds 27-02-2008 11:18 PM

    Johannesburg: Cricket South Africa president Mtutuzeli Nyoka has filed a criminal case alleging corruption within the board over irregular IPL bonuses paid to CEO Gerald Majola and other CSA staff three years ago. The case has already been launched under the Prevention of Corruption Act - it's with the (elite...
  • B'lore beggars are worth Rs 28 cr 22-05-2007 08:35 PM

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