Political parties Turn to Social Media

Twitter, WhatsApp and Facebook are the new vehicles of elections methods. With the Election Commission of India (EC) setting the limit for election expenditure of political parties at 70 lacs and the Karnataka High Court (HC) decisive ban on the outdoor advertisement, major political parties in Bengaluru has taken an alternative route for election promotion. […]

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Scavengers Still Fighting For Help

Only 610 people have received the One Time Cash Assistance since 2013 Only 35 percent of the total number of manual scavengers in Karnataka has received the One Time Cash Assistance (OTCA) of Rs. 40,000 under the Prohibition of Employment and Rehabilitation of Manual Scavengers Act, 2013, according to reports from National Safai Karamcharis Finance […]

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Bangalore’s Green Cover Vanishes

BMRCL’s actions towards compensatory plantation of metro corridors is largely responsible for such decrease By Ayanti Bera Bengaluru, Nov. 23, 2018. According to a report published in the Journal of Environmental Management by scientists from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore, the green cover of the city […]

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Vehicular Offences Increased at KSR Railway Station

The fine amount collected up to July this year amounts to Rs. 2, 85,500 Bangalore, Nov. 21, 2018. Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna (KSR), previously known as Bengaluru City Railway Station, has seen an increase of about 45 percent on an average per month in vehicular offences under The Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 or IMV Act, this […]

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