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Cooperate with each other: Lokayukta to Bagmane, BBMP

The BBMP surveyed Bagmane Tech Park on Wednesday. A report will be prepared and further action will be taken.

published on : 15th September 2022

Encroachment by Nalapad Academy, Bagmane will be demolished: BBMP chief

Bagmane contented that if the wall is demolished, water would gush into the property, so they be allowed to do the work and the BBMP could survey it, he said.

published on : 15th September 2022

'A matter of honour': Women forced to stay in flooded Pakistan village

Leaving for a relief camp would mean the women of the village mingling with men outside their families, and that would violate their 'honour'.

published on : 14th September 2022

No need to serve notices to clear encroachments: NGT

The Revenue Department and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) have started encroachment clearance drive by demolishing properties as per High Court directions.

published on : 14th September 2022

Demolition drive: 18 Bengaluru properties, including a one belonging to Congress MLA, come under earthmovers

On Monday, of the 24 identified properties in and around AECS Layout in Mahadevapura, the BBMP demolished walls, gates and parapet walls of 15 properties.

published on : 14th September 2022

BJP, Congress spar over Siddaramaiah's boat ride during Bengaluru floods

The Assembly on Tuesday witnessed a banter regarding Leader of Opposition Siddaramaiah’s recent visit to a flooded locality in Bengaluru’s IT corridor by a boat.

published on : 14th September 2022

Removal of encroachments in Bengaluru taking time: Bommai

‘Rs 1,800 cr sanctioned; will keep allocating funds to complete drain works in Bengaluru’

published on : 14th September 2022

Moderate risk of flash flood in parts of Maharashtra's Vidarbha, warns IMD

According to the latest IMD bulletin, a thunderstorm with lightning is likely to occur at isolated places over Nagpur and Wardha.

published on : 13th September 2022

UN sums up climate science: world heading in wrong direction

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres cited the floods in Pakistan, heat waves in Europe, and droughts in places such as China, the Horn of Africa, and the US—and pointed the finger at fossil fuels.

published on : 13th September 2022

Pakistan scrambles to deliver aid as flood death toll rises

Authorities said the overall death toll reached 1,422 on Tuesday, with 31 more people dying in rain-related incidents this week.

published on : 13th September 2022

Citing floods, BBMP continues demolition of illegal structures in Bengaluru

The massive flooding in parts of Bengaluru, particularly the information technology corridor and arterial roads, was blamed on such encroachment.

published on : 13th September 2022

Won’t tolerate any encroachment on waterbodies: Tushar Girinath

He said that the BBMP is following the courts’ directions, so cases can be filed and hearings will continue, and clearance of encroachments will also continue.

published on : 13th September 2022

Demolition drive: House owners blame corrupt civic officials

Express anger, allege nexus between babus, netas for encroachment of drains, illegal layouts that caused floods

published on : 13th September 2022

Karnataka Assembly to discuss Bengaluru floods for two days

On Monday, Opposition Congress members demanded at the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) that the government allow the discussion on floods.

published on : 13th September 2022

Karnataka HC for immediate steps to clear buildings on SWDs

The court said the BBMP had failed to perform its statutory duties of clearing encroachments.

published on : 13th September 2022

BBMP finally acts, razes gates, walls in Mahadevapura

The demolition drive started at 10 am, following directions from Zonal Commissioner, Dr K V Trilok Chandra.

published on : 13th September 2022

Bengaluru floods: Crackdown begins, all rajakaluves to be cleared, says Bommai

Bommai said the recent floods had affected not only IT/BT companies and their employees, but common people living in low-lying areas too.

published on : 13th September 2022

Massive floods likely to reduce Pak's GDP by over 2 percentage points, says PM Shehbaz Sharif 

He said the government is fighting to avoid food shortages due to the destruction of crops in the wake of the historic floods.

published on : 12th September 2022

Odisha: Farmers resent govt delay in announcement of input subsidy

As per damage assessment reports received from 24 flood-affected districts, 1,26,162 hectare of farmland suffered crop loss of more than 33 per cent. 

published on : 12th September 2022

A flood of ideas: Crucial lessons to be learnt from Bengaluru deluge

A senior Urban Development Department official said flooding is not new to Bengaluru.

published on : 12th September 2022
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