Contamination of River due to Dumping of Garbage

The sediment area of the Vrushabhavathi River flowing through Kumbalgudu is piled up with garbage. The garbage falls into the river and is been carried away by the waters. The people staying near the riverbed stated that the Panchayat dumps waste here once every week and excavator comes and pushes the waste into the water. […]

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India Miles Away From Being a Leading Sporting Nation

India won 69 medals in the recently concluded Asian games, held in Jakarta and Palembang, surpassing its previous best record made in the 2010 Asiad at Guangzhou, China, and equaled the gold medal tally of 15 from the first ever Asian Games held in New Delhi, India. The country of more than 1.2 billion is […]

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Overhead Optical Fibre Cable at Risk

The BBMP Initiated Drive for Removal of Illegal Overhead Cables in the City Bangalore, Sept. 11, 2018: After implementing ban on banners, illegal overhead of OFC (optical fibre cable) is being cut by the BBMP (Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike). The drive has already started, as the order has recently been given to Internet providers in the […]

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Lack of Cold Storage Facility Hinders HOPCOMS’ Profit

The Horticultural Producers’ Cooperative Marketing and Processing Society Ltd. faces considerable amount of loss every year for not having cold storage facilities. Bengaluru, Sept. 04, 2018 :Fruits and vegetables are highly perishable products and are thus subjected to considerable loss and wastage. They do not have long shelf value, except for certain vegetables such as […]

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Paid Less but Made to Work More: Pourakarmikas

The workers in the east zone are still not been paid with their allotted amount. Bengaluru, Sept. 04, 2018 :The pourakarmikas (City cleaners) working in the east zone of Bengaluru are being paid Rs. 12,842 rather than Rs.13, 042, as they should be paid, according to the latest Karnataka Essential Services Management act. The east […]

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Patients Suffering from Lack of Beds in NIMHANS

Lament of the people against the lack of management in NIMHANS   Bengaluru, Aug. 23, 2018: The Emergency Care ward for Neurosurgery and Neurosciences at the National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences lacks beds, which is causing a lot of trouble to attend to patients. According to the nurse in charge Kavitha D., […]

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