Will Electric Buses take over?

Concession Aims to Introduce Electric Buses By SA Gayatri Bangalore, Jan. 24, 2019. The National Institute of Transforming India (NITI) Aayog scheme has issued a model concession agreement for Public-Private Partnership (PPP) aimed at the operation and maintenance of electric buses in cities across India, hopefully at some point in 2019. This model concession agreement […]

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Harmony Between pet Owners and Residents

Bangalore Apartments’ Federation has come up with a new Regulation for pet Ownership By –  SA Gayatri Bangalore, Jan. 17, 2019: There have been increasing cases of clashes between pet owners and other residents in apartments. Bangalore Apartments’ Federation (BAF), which is a federation that represents the interests of hundreds of apartment complexes, and many […]

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Writer Helps Rural Women

KT Gatti, a social Kannada writer’s books are helping rural women’s to curb social evils By S.A. Gayatri KT Gatti’s contribution lead to the first literary convention in Belthangady Taluk, Dakshina Kannada Sammelan, the second literary conference in  Kasargod district. Gatti’s birthday will be celebrated as he is turning 80, the inaugural ceremony would be […]

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Government Offices Lack Help for the Specially- Abled

Lack of infrastructural facilities in both private and government firms for the specially-abled. Bengaluru, Nov. 22, 2018 By S.A. Gayatri The oldest railway station in the city does not have proper connectivity between its platforms, so wheelchairs cannot transport people from one side to another. There is no lift or escalators, except a flight of […]

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Constable Falsely Accused of Rape

A woman accuses a constable of rape. Bengaluru, Nov. 21, 2018. An incident was reported stating that a constable was accused of raping a home guard. The rape allegedly took place on Saturday night, and the constable was arrested on Monday. The home guard, 27-year-old, works at Bangalore at the Bangalore University campus while the […]

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Spatial Mapping Helps Tax Collectors

 The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike (BBMP) has completed 55 percent of the property tax collection for the year 2018-19 through new spatial mapping. Bengaluru, Nov.21, 2018. The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) in 2016 to  start data analysis of pictures to be  taken […]

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District Resource Centers to Train Teachers

Tata Institute of Social Sciences helps to set up district resource centers in all districts of Karnataka for academic support. Bengaluru, Nov.18, 2018.  The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) has offered hands to the Department of Primary and Secondary Education to establish District Resource Centers (DRC s) in all the districts of Karnataka. The […]

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Dissection of Animals in the Labs Banned

Breakthrough for animals. Science labs and hospitals have to use alternate methods in place of dissections. Bengaluru, Nov.18, 2018: The Department of Pre-University Education (PUE) recently issued a circular to ban the use of any animal species at science labs during biology lectures, practical classes, and hospitals. The circular was issued as soon as a request […]

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Electric Scooters Promote Cleaner Technology

Fae Bikes app launches in the city that runs on electricity for much lesser than other public transport Bengaluru, Oct.11, 2018:To take the initiative of cleaner technologies and improvising Information Technology with transportation, Fae Bikes has introduced around 120 scooters in the city that run on electricity plug-in and electric batteries that contributes in reducing […]

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