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Aug 20, 2018
Bengaluru civic body's shoddy manner of sterilisation and vaccination of street dogs is no method to bring down rabies riskLack of emphasis on the quality of animal birth control surgeries, coupled with initial contractor selection processes not being linked to merit alone, has led to various instances where street dogs have been found with their entrails out due to reasons like low-quality suturing techniques.
Aug 09, 2018
Centre seeks report from Bengaluru civic body over reports of diversion of funds meant for Swachh Bharat AbhiyanThe Centre has sought a report from the BBMP over allegations that a large portion of funds meant for the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was not being used for the purpose.
Jul 11, 2018
Bengaluru conservancy workers remain unpaid for 5 months; civic officials claim all authorised employees received wagesDistressed by the non-payment of wages for over five months, a 37-year-old conservancy worker consumed poison and killed himself in Bengaluru's Guttahalli area on Sunday
Jun 22, 2018
No more 'one home, one dog' policy in Bengaluru: BBMP withdraws controversial pet licensing law following outrageKarnataka's urban development department informed the Karnataka High Court about BBMP's withdrawal of its most recent pet licensing bye-law from Bengaluru.
Apr 07, 2018
Karnataka polls: AAP intends to put up valiant fight but lack of known faces would make party a 'token presence'AAP nominees depend on a handful of volunteers and on donations from public and well-wishers to fund their campaigns, but they are not daunted by this.
Feb 20, 2018
Bengaluru: Congress leader Narayanaswamy booked for threatening to set ablaze municipal officeA case has been registered against Congress leader Narayanaswamy, who had thrown petrol and threatened to set ablaze Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) office in Bengaluru
Feb 16, 2018
Karnataka Budget: Siddaramaiah announces schemes for farmers, phase 3 of Bengaluru metro in poll-bound stateKarnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah, who also holds the finance portfolio, set a record of sorts on Friday by presenting his 13th state budget and 6th in a row.
Jan 19, 2018
Bellandur lake catches fire again in Bengaluru; 5,000 army jawans douse blaze in the middle of wetlandsA huge fire emanated from the highly polluted Bellandur lake, the biggest water body in Bengaluru, giving anxious moments to hundreds of residents living nearby
Oct 31, 2017
Bengaluru municipal corporation's unpaid bills up 7,700% in four years, but top official insists things are improvingAs India’s fifth-largest city and technology capital battles flooding, a sea of potholes, uncleared garbage and unfinished projects, the municipal corporation’s unpaid bills rose 7706% over four years and–six months into 2017–no more than 3.6 percent of its budget for new projects was spent, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of data released by Janaagraha, a think-tank. Since 2013-14, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike’s (BBMP’s) pending bills—for projects begun in previous years—grew 76 times, from Rs 15 crore to Rs 1,171 crore, according to Janaagraha’s Budget Performance Report H1 of the BBMP, released on 24 October, 2017.
Oct 24, 2017
Two auto drivers arrested for 'planting' cockroach and insects in food at Bengaluru's Indira CanteenA video now viral on social media shows dead insects in the food served allegedly at an Indira Canteen in Bengaluru