S Lalitha

No takers for new parking facility at K G Metro station

Area becomes pitch dark during late evenings and nights as it is yet to be provided electricity by BMRCL, resulting in no CCTVs for security 

23 Nov 2017

Youth dies under  train, travellers stage protest

They allege that MEMU service is crowded as it has fewer coaches

22 Nov 2017

City to soon have 1-stop helpline for all civic issues

The 4-digit helpline will be for agencies such as BWSSB, BDA, BMRCL, BBMP, BESCOM.

21 Nov 2017

Bengaluru-Mysuru rail double line to fully open on Tuesday

With the Commissioner of Railway Safety (CRS) giving the green signal for the commissioning of the 1.7- km stretch at the Srirangapatna yard, the railway line doubling project between Bengaluru and My

18 Nov 2017

Bakery stall by students was icing on the cake

The bakery stall by the University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS) was a huge hit among the thousands of visitors to the ‘Krishi Mela’ with many making a beeline to this spot where an aroma of fresh ba

17 Nov 2017

Land acquired for Hebbagodi depot of Reach-5 stuck in court

Gopalan Foundation has challenged acquisition as they want to build hospital there: BMRCL

16 Nov 2017

BBMP to tweak Metro parking tender ad for better response

Civic body to increase TDR from 1.5 to 2 as request for land close to Railway and Metro stations to build multi-level parking lots has elicited very little interest

15 Nov 2017

Bangalore Development Authority seeks government land on either side of PRR to compensate farmers

Eight-lane project in limbo for over a decade due to litigation and huge cost of land acquisition

15 Nov 2017

After residents complain, BMRCL tones down noise in stations, trains

Official claims noise caused during opening and closing of doors reduced by 30 percent.

13 Nov 2017

Residents protest against STPs, shooed away by cops

While the commissioning of the Sewage Treatment Plants (STP) is a good news for many across the city, residents of Balagere are upset over the destruction of their drains and roads in the process. A g

12 Nov 2017

Bengaluru Jayanagar Complex faces a stumbling block

BBMP Commissioner Manjunath Prasad told that he had received a letter from BDA requesting that BBMP take over the shopping complex project fully.

10 Nov 2017

BMRCL, Railways delay bridge over funds

Work on the proposed Foot Over Bridge (FOB) between Platform number 10 of Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna (Bengaluru City) Railway station and the KSR Metro station via M G Railway Colony Road came to a h

08 Nov 2017

For the first time, Namma Metro has a woman in a top managerial post

After nearly 20 months, the top post in the finance department in Bangalore Metro Rail Coporation Ltd (BMRCL) has now been filled up.

06 Nov 2017

Metro officer detained over announcements

A harried resident’s complaint about late-night high-decibel announcements at Vijayanagar Metro station had cops hauling off the Station Controller on duty to the police station late on Friday night.

05 Nov 2017

‘Loud Metro announcements serious issue’

A resident of Vijaynagar on Friday complained about late-night high-decibel announcements at Vijayanagar Metro station.

05 Nov 2017