Huge Decline in Car Sales This Diwali

Despite numerous offers and discounts, the sales of domestic cars have declined this November. Bangalore, Nov. 22, 2018 By Praveena Parthiban The sale of passenger vehicles, particularly domestic cars, has fallen drastically during the third financial quarter of October-December 2018, mainly because of the fall in sales this November during Diwali. This is surprising because […]

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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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Juvenile Crimes in Karnataka

Karnataka is witnessing an increase in crimes committed by juveniles going through abnormal post psychological stress. Bangalore, Nov. 21, 2018. “According to available reports, from 2015 till September, 2018  number of crimes have been registered on crimes against children, but simultaneously there is an increase in crimes committed by juveniles also,” said Vasanth Kumar, Inspector […]

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Plastic ban Affects Markets and Customers.

Plastic bags are still being sold illegally in Bangalore. Bangalore, Nov. 20, 2018. After the plastic ban,  paper and cloth bags  manufacturers are seeing profit in Bangalore. But, as paper bags are costly, the supermarkets are rising their prices. Uma Ravi, who  goes to supermarkets regularly, “I will anyways not support plastic, because they are harmful, […]

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Karnataka has 75,635 Homeless People Sleeping in the Streets.

With a 20 percent rise in the population of homeless people in Karnataka, there are only 11 shelter homes to accommodate them. According to the 2011 census, the total homeless population of Karnataka has risen by 20 percentsince, reaching now 76,735 persons, and only 11 shelter to provide a roof for them. In Bangaluru, there […]

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