Preeja Prasad

One van, many students

Last year, Bengaluru saw 4,556 cases of this happening, while this year, till September 30, the number of cases stands at 4,721.

4 hours ago

Representing state through Yakshagana 

Women are often burdened with several responsibilities after marriage, and balancing dreams with a family can be a challenge.

10 Nov 2018

Indiranagar RWA members respond to plea of traders

Although the members added that they are sympathetic towards them, they explained that the protest is for being responsible citizens.

08 Nov 2018

Experts: fix footpaths, curb chain-snatching

The city's footpaths are conspicuous by their sheer absence.

08 Nov 2018

Bangalore: Sans trade licences, Indiranagar traders’ livelihoods suffer
 

Keshavan, who has a startup in HAL 2nd stage, said that they are working with the fear that the BBMP could by shut their shops down any day without notice.

06 Nov 2018

With no elevators, escalators, skywalks useless to seniors

Skywalks in the city seem to be used only by advertisement agencies who put up their flexes.

05 Nov 2018

Despite protests, promised pelican signals not in place

Eleven months ago, civic group Citizens for Bengaluru (CfB) organised a campaign called ‘Nadiyelu Bidi’ at Richmond Circle.

03 Nov 2018

Sharp decline in road accidents since 2009

While traffic is a dreaded word for the city’s commuters, there’s one group of them that looks at it as a blessing in disguise.

01 Nov 2018

Delay in cleaning Ulsoor kalyani irks residents 
 

Though the cleaning had started three days ago, a pile of muck can be seen on the pavement even now, raising a stink for passersby.

01 Nov 2018

Lack of laws pushes maids outside #MeToo’s purview
 

The viral #MeToo campaign, which has covered almost every industry, has missed one group of women - domestic workers. 

31 Oct 2018

Residents claim illegal dumping in Bellandur

Upvinder Singh, a resident of the apartment, said that it is a wetland and dumping is not allowed in the area.

31 Oct 2018

BMTC at Shanti Nagar bus depot charges upto Rs 10 for public toilets that are for free use

Commuters at the Shanti Nagar bus depot have been complaining about the BMTC monetising public toilet usage.

30 Oct 2018

Traffic challans have no impact on violators?

Automation challans have been in existence since 2009.

30 Oct 2018

Bengaluru: Residents’ fight for proper drainage on

But the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) stated that it is due to residential houses encroaching on these lines.

27 Oct 2018

Bengaluru: Security guard’s son wins gold, heads to world championship

Sumant will be now representing India at the World Skills 2019 in Kazan, Russia next year.

27 Oct 2018