Iffath Fathima

Coronavirus causes gold prices to spike, affects wedding season

Shabaz M, an entrepreneur who was scheduled to get engaged on February 29, has postponed his engagement.

26 Feb 2020

10-day deadline for Bellandur garbage contractors

The JC ordered that drivers should have printed and laminated route maps in their vehicles and should follow the allotted route.

26 Feb 2020

Residents turn Bengaluru dump yard into beauty spot

The TUI then roped in BBMP, which sent earth-movers to clear the spot.

24 Feb 2020

I can play with my grandkids now: 95-year-old Bengaluru man after cataract surgery

He had been deferring the surgery for the past 10 years simply because of the fear of complications that might follow.

24 Feb 2020

Carlton fire tragedy trial yet to start

Uday Vijayan, Managing Trustee and president of Beyond Carlton, who lost his son Akhil, said, “It was a terrible loss for us.

23 Feb 2020

Bengaluru forum seeks MLAs’ support for lower bus fares

A recent BBPV survey revealed 80 per cent of bus users find fares too high while 60 per cent of respondents see the high bus fares as a concern.

23 Feb 2020

BBMP set to rid city of stray cattle

A BBMP official revealed that most of the complaints they receive regarding cattle issues are from the City Market, KR Market, Sultanpete, Banashankari, Cottonpet, Kanakapura road area.

22 Feb 2020

Irregular waste collection leaves residents in a fix  

Bellandur civic group submits e-petition, alleges trash is collected once in 10-20 days

22 Feb 2020

One more deadline, Jayanagar pool may open in March 1st week

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) proposed the project in 2014 under the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model, but the work started only in 2017.

20 Feb 2020

Bilal Bagh women raise stakes, begin hunger strike

The Bilal Bagh protest over the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) entered its 12th day on Wednesday, with women deciding to up the ante.

20 Feb 2020

NIMHANS to colour your lives this Holi 

With the festival of colours arriving on March 9, patients with developmental disabilities and mental health problems at NIMHANS are busy making eco-friendly Holi kits.

18 Feb 2020

Locals’ efforts help increase Kannamangala lake storage

The residents pointed out that the lake is the primary source of groundwater for about 20,000 people living in the area.

17 Feb 2020

Long broomsticks to help ease pourakarmikas’ work in Bengaluru

The BBMP has handed over the new brooms to 45 Pourakarmikas at Ward 89, Jogupalya, and the project will run on a pilot basis.

17 Feb 2020

Tickets only online, movie buffs upset

Organisers hand over sale of tickets exclusively to a private website

16 Feb 2020