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Panel seethes over meddling by ‘experts’ in Bellandur lake

Technical committee set up state govt says Bellandur lake has become a site for unmindful experiments after Mumbai-based expert releases microbe culture into water body.

published on : 23rd August 2017

National Green Tribunal pulls up Bengaluru civic agencies for delay in cleaning polluted Bellandur lake

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) pulled up the state government on Tuesday and asked all civic agencies to work in tandem to resolve the Bellandur Lake frothing issue.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Bangalore Development Authority forces expert to stop Bellandur operation in two days

Two days after a Mumbai expert was roped in by the Bangalore Development Authority Commissioner to arrest the foam and stench at the lake, she was abruptly asked to stop work on Monday.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Microbes have to be balanced to prevent frothing: Environmentalist expert

Will this attempt to treat the Bellandur lake succeed? Express asked a few experts for their views.

published on : 21st August 2017

NGT summons top Karnataka officials over Bellandur lake

During the hearing, the NGT was informed that fresh froth has emanated from Bellandur lake and spread on to the streets of the surrounding areas due to the recent rains.

published on : 20th August 2017

Bangalore Development Authority banks on microbes to stop Bellandur lake frothing

The  Authority has enlisted the assistance of a Mumbai-based expert to arrest the foam in Bellandur lake.

published on : 20th August 2017

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
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