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Mar 07, 2017
International Women's Day 2017: These gritty ladies don't take garbage anymore, it's now a fight for their rightsEach of these protests by women are for real problems, and they are problems that have been ignored. Each of these protests, with thousands of women coming together in a massive show of solidarity, is also a chance for women across class to begin to understand and join these struggles.
Sep 22, 2016
Cauvery dispute brings together friends-turned-foes HD Deve Gowda and SiddaramaiahSiddaramaiah-Gowda's next ploy will be to make the BJP commit on the floor of the Vidhana Soudha on Friday that it too backs the government
Aug 27, 2016
Bengaluru, Chennai and the Cauvery divide: As greed, corruption makes mindless mess, it's time to reset the SOS buttonTwo cities on either side of the Cauvery divide will be out on the streets this weekend. Demolition-hit Bengaluru will be out at Town Hall on Saturday while 2015 flood-hit Chennai will make its presence felt at Vallavur Kottam on Sunday.
Aug 16, 2016
Bengaluru demolition drive: Slumberous BBMP has finally woken up to encroachments and tax duesPerhaps the BBMP woke up late, but it’s better late than never. As long as the demolition drive and the property tax drive are not targeted at the poor and the middle class alone, but the powerful too are brought into the net, more power to the BBMP.
Aug 14, 2016
Pathankot martyr Niranjan Kumar's Bengaluru home given time to rectify before BBMP demolitionWith Bengaluru civic body marking buildings that had encroached on storm water drains, for being razed, a portion of martyred NSG commando and bomb expert Lt Colonel Niranjan Kumar's house has also come under the demolition list.
Aug 11, 2016
Pathankot martyr Niranjan Kumar's family seeks time before demolition of house by Bengaluru civic bodyWith the city civic body marking buildings, which had encroached on storm water drains, for being razed, a portion of martyred NSG commando Niranjan Kumar's house has also come under its demolition list.
Aug 11, 2016
Bengaluru civic body blocks Intel's gate with garbage trucks, seeking property tax duesThe Bruhar Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike (BBMP) has reportedly given a clear warning to IT giant Intel Technology India Pvt Ltd as part of its special drive to collect due property tax from big commercial companies who default on paying taxes.
Jul 29, 2016
Bengaluru rains: City's transformation into 'Venice' reveals its civic messIf Bengaluru sees even half the rainfall that Chennai saw in December last year, the city would sink. Because Bengaluru, bursting at the seams, has not quite paid attention to keeping itself fit, thanks to the enormous amount of unregulated construction it sees.
May 05, 2016
Bengaluru won't die in five years; it's already deadA study conducted by IISc predicts that Bengaluru will become a dead city in five years. In this writer's opinion, we have already reached that point.
Apr 28, 2016
'Can't take that sight no more': Bengaluru citizens take up fight against visual pollutionAbout 200 Bengaluru citizens have taken it upon themselves to strip the city of illegal posters, hoardings and bills — ugly eye sores that don pillars, lampposts and walls.