Vulnerable buildings in Bengaluru: Questions over resurvey order

Disaster management cell says it will only give leeway to erring officials 

30 Sep 2021

BBMP has no data on vulnerable buildings

The BBMP has not maintained a detailed dossier of vulnerable and dilapidated buildings in the city. 

29 Sep 2021

Pollution control devices mandatory for generators in Karnataka

The KSPCB has made it mandatory for all apartments, commercial and industrial establishments.

27 Sep 2021

Bengaluru institute alumnus bags National Social Scheme award

The award was conferred by President Ram Nath Kovind on the occasion of NSS Day on September 24 in New Delhi. 

26 Sep 2021

Climate change must be tackled at panchayat level: Expert

He points that while India has not yet submitted its climate change mitigation targets to the UN,

26 Sep 2021

Tourists rue slow pace of road works at Nandi Hills

After a landslide was reported in Brahmagiri Hills, Rangappa Circle last month, the district administration had laid a temporary road to facilitate travel.

25 Sep 2021

Karnataka aims to become leader in hydrogen energy

The State Government is working on green hydrogen energy as an alternative, environmental-friendly power source and aims to be a leader in the sector, just like in solar energy. 

25 Sep 2021

Take tour of Bengaluru on electric scooter

“This year’s theme is - Inclusive growth of tourism, which includes the local community of our city and Dekho Apna Desh promotion campaign.

24 Sep 2021

V for Vegan! FSSAI okays Bengaluru girl’s logo

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has chosen the vegan foods’ logo designed by a Bengaluru-based college girl.

23 Sep 2021

Reserves across India to have their own schedule to conduct tiger census 

To ensure that the census is unhindered, the department is also thinking of restricting safaris during the durations when the line transect and field surveys are being done.

22 Sep 2021

Bengaluru civic polls yet to be scheduled but parties trying to make their presence felt

While the BJP is working on contesting elections under the Modi brand, the Congress leadership has directed partymen to make their presence felt on the ground

20 Sep 2021

Upset with authorities, citizens and activists turn to NGT to save dying Bengaluru lake

Acting on the petition, the NGT has now directed and made Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) the nodal agency to form a committee to look into the encroachments.

20 Sep 2021

Covid warrior from Bengaluru scales Mt Elbrus in Russia

If you think that Covid-19 warriors are only health care professionals, think again. There were many who quit their jobs to become dedicated Covid-19 warriors.

19 Sep 2021

Forest dept helpless as it loses land to judiciary

Karnataka Forest Department officials said, “As per government, cabinet and court orders, the land was declared as a deemed forest in 2017 after a thorough survey and exercise.

19 Sep 2021

Forest dept loses land to judiciary

The Forest Department in Kolar is feeling helpless as a piece of land, which has been deemed as a forest, has been handed over to the judiciary to construct a new court complex,

19 Sep 2021