Manoj Sharma

BESCOM lags in shifting utilities, delays TenderSURE in Majestic

Pedestrians and commuters in Majestic may have to wait longer for better roads as the proposed TenderSURE work in the area will be delayed. 

12 hours ago

Varthur stretch to ease traffic between tech hubs

There is some good news for those commuting between Sarjapura Road and Whitefield via Gunjur.

17 hours ago

CAG slams BBMP for failure to collect Rs 95 crore transport cess

BBMP council members have been blamed for failing to realise the issue.

21 Jan 2019

BBMP’s Smart Parking Project hits roadblock

The smart parking will be monitored through censors installed along the roads, which will convert the database into information for the monitoring cell.

21 Jan 2019

Private buses will get three terminals in Bengaluru

Currently, the department is conducting a study on the roads, routes and bus stops that private buses use in the city.

19 Jan 2019

Better footpaths in Bengaluru, thanks to BBMP’s feat

Major roads across the city, including Dr Ambedkar Veedhi Road, KR Circle, Minsk Square, Ballari Road, JC Road and other roads in core areas as well as in the central business district will soon see u

19 Jan 2019

Commercial Street to get pedestrian-friendly cobblestone facelift

Commercial Street, the favourite haunt of a huge number of Bengaluru shoppers, is soon going to sport a new look, with plans afoot to cobblestone it on the lines of Church Street.

17 Jan 2019

Increase in employee strength to give BBMP major shot in the arm

The Urban Development Department and BBMP have prepared the draft of C&Rules for the appointment of officials.

16 Jan 2019

Koppad blinked, determined to fight death: Pilot Sanjay Teckchandani

Teckchandani had to land a chopper in the avalanche-hit terrain of Siachen to fly a rescued soldier, miraculously found alive after being buried for five days under 40 feet of snow, to the base camp.

14 Jan 2019

Oxygen plant installed to breathe life into Uttarahali lake

In a bid to ensure that good quality water be released into the Uttarahalli lake, the local civic body has installed an oxygen plant to improve the turbidity level of the water.

13 Jan 2019

BBMP to treat leachate from 3 plants in Bengaluru

After announcing waste-to-energy plants and waste treatment plants in the city, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) will now be able to treat waste in an effective manner.

11 Jan 2019

Illegal shops in Bengaluru's residential areas to go

The drive against encroachments, illegal establishments, which will cover the entire city by February-end, is being enacted by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike on the orders of Deputy CM.

10 Jan 2019

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike to clean up CBD twice a day

City police to look out for people defecating and littering garbage in public places.

10 Jan 2019

BBMP and KPCL to set up waste-to-energy plant

The BBMP will soon conduct a Detailed Project Report (DPR) in the matter and the project is likely to take off by 2020.

09 Jan 2019

Take a ‘trash’ course from Domlur’s Storm Water Drain

In a bid to prevent Storm Water Drains (SWDs) from overflowing in the city, the local civic body will install floating trash barriers in 187 vulnerable areas in a month.

09 Jan 2019