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Forest department in Karnataka cautions farmers over man-leopard conflict

It is observed that such incidents are reported mostly between 5-6:30 am, when people go out for crop cutting or to attend nature’s call.

11 hours ago

Warm weather in November hints at late winter for Bengaluru

In view of the prevailing temperature, weather department officials feel that the onset of winter could be delayed.

11 hours ago

ASI, historians: Need to come up with heritage law soon 

 With the proposal to demolish the old Election Commission building near Cubbon Park to make way for an annexe building gaining traction, the demand for a heritage law is increasing. 

08 Nov 2019

BBMP to fine people for dumping waste on vacant sites

BBMP Special Commissioner, Solid Waste Management D Randeep told TNIE that so far it was not being implemented as it was in early stages itself.

07 Nov 2019

Karnataka HC heritage tag may stymie construction of annexe

New seven-storey building likely to run into legal, environmental hurdles, park laws; HC order not to axe any tree will be tough to follow

07 Nov 2019

Potholes filled with debris lead to pollution

Bengaluru may soon become like Delhi in terms of air pollution. Even though the city’s air quality index is not an alarming figure, the ground reality paints a different picture.

05 Nov 2019

Make videos, take photos of tourist hotspots to win prizes: Karnataka Tourism

Preference will be give to lesser-known destinations so that footfall can be enhanced and equally distributed.

05 Nov 2019

BBMP, BDA didn’t care about Bengaluru’s flyovers, underpasses in last decade

Believe it or not, flyovers and underpasses in the city have not been maintained for the last 10 years. 

03 Nov 2019

No use objecting to SWM laws: Citizens

The civic body has received little response to the draft of solid waste management by-laws- 2019, which was published on September 26.

27 Oct 2019

Cyclone Kyarr got its name even before it formed

Cyclone Kyarr, which originated in the east central Arabian Sea, was named even before it was formed. The name of the next cyclone has also been decided.

26 Oct 2019

Tree census exposes tussle between depts

Forest dept refused to take up census, said it’s BBMP’s job as most trees fall in its jurisdiction
 

24 Oct 2019

Tusker which killed four to be captured

The tusker which killed one man and injured another on Tuesday, near Bandipur Tiger Reserve, will be captured and shifted to Sakrebyle Elephant Camp near Shivamogga. 

24 Oct 2019

Bengaluru-based researcher, team discover six new lizard species

He pointed that the origin of the species goes back to the 1850s, when one species was discovered by British zoologists.

23 Oct 2019

Green crackers may not debut this Deepavali

KSPCB says it is still waiting for govt orders; non-green crackers are already in market

23 Oct 2019

Well-wishers turn smart

Well diggers are  making the optimum use of technology to draw the attention of potential customers. They post live videos along with their contact details.
 

20 Oct 2019