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Toxic froth from Bengaluru's Bellandur lake recedes, rain-hit areas recovering

After being pounded by a record-breaking downpour early this week, the city is on the road to recovery.

published on : 18th August 2017

City lakes brim with fresh rain water, thanks to rejuvenation programme

If Bellandur lake has been frothing and spewing toxic foam after the heavy rains on Monday night, a few city lakes are brimming with fresh rain water, courtesy successful rejuvenation programme.

published on : 18th August 2017

Bellandur lake froth: Karnataka government gets slammed by National Green Tribunal

Gets slammed by NGT, which says cloudburst can’t produce froth in Bellandur; state told to give report on Tuesday

published on : 18th August 2017

Bellandur lake spews froth again, stinks too

Even as the National Green Tribunal has called for an emergency hearing on Thursday on frothing in Bellandur Lake, Tuesday’s rain has left the lake in a dismal condition.

published on : 17th August 2017

With habba, residents call for Bellandur lake revival

From yoga to zumba to shopping at a flea market, Bellandur Kere Habba had it all; event was put together by residents of the area.

published on : 6th August 2017

High Court stays Bellandur lake proceedings in NGT

The Karnataka High Court on Thursday stayed all further proceedings in the Bellandur lake case before the Principal Bench of the National Green Tribunal in New Delhi.

published on : 16th June 2017

Parliamentary panel visits Varthur, Bellandur lakes

After reports of froth and fire in Varthur and Bellandur lakes, the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Urban Development visited both the lakes on Tuesday.

published on : 7th June 2017

Bellandur Lake in Bengaluru: A waterbody no one cares for

A month after NGT told civic agencies to clean up Bellandur lake, there has been little progress on ground.

published on : 19th May 2017

Woman jumps into Bellandur Lake, weeds prevent suicide bid

A woman who jumped into Bellandur Lake to commit suicide was rescued after a two-hour-long operation carried out by the police on Wednesday evening.

published on : 18th May 2017

Bengaluru's Bellandur lake: Some govt companies look to get away

HAL, KCDC and a BMTC bus depot are on the list of 488 polluting industries, Bosch to reopen its unit today

published on : 8th May 2017

Bosch shuts Bengaluru plant as pollution board serves notice

The company has taken the decision to close the plant after the KSPCB directed closure of all industrial units within the catchment area of Bellandur lake

published on : 6th May 2017

How a thriving water body in Bengaluru died in less than two years

While the frothing Bellandur lake has grabbed headlines and led the green tribunal to intervene, smaller lakes like Byrasandra remain in abject neglect.

published on : 27th April 2017

Less than a month to follow NGT orders and only two earth movers to clean 900-acre Bellandur Lake

Residents in the area have called the work an eyewash, pointing out that operating just two earth movers to de-weed an almost 900-acre lake was as good as doing nothing at all.

published on : 26th April 2017

Karnataka State Pollution Control Board issues shutdown of 13 'red category' industries near Bellandur Lake

KSPCB, following the order, had listed a total of 488 industries around the polluted water body.

published on : 25th April 2017

BBMP to deploy 12 Home Guards at Bellandur Lake

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) will deploy 12 Home Guards in shifts around Bellandur Lake to ensure that garbage is not dumped there.

published on : 24th April 2017
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