Where is city’s garbage going?

September 6, 2012 Sankar C G 1

The Mayor has promised that the garbage issue will be sorted out within the next three months. With only one landfill off the seven identified operational, will this promise be fulfilled?



Water tankers rule, no one to question

August 23, 2012 Sankar C G 2

Water on wheels. But where is it rolling in from? Is it safe to consume that water? Despite notification to set up a monitoring system, no one’s actually monitoring the water bearers of the city.



Ejjipura’s EWS flats quagmire settled

August 23, 2012 Sankar C G 0

Ending years of litigation, the High Court of Karnataka has instructed Maverick Holdings to go ahead and build the 1512 EWS flats, but only for the original allottees. Relocation has also been settled.


Bengaluru City Police

Rajvir Sharma case: CAT on the wall

August 22, 2012 Sankar C G 1

“I did my duty; as long as I hold charge in my office I will do that. A number of cases are on inspection, once it is done I will chargesheet more (officials),” says the top cop.



Tough cop Rajvir P Sharma transferred

August 14, 2012 Sankar C G 1

The fate of 132 cases against BBMP engineers is in question with the transfer of BMTF head Rajvir P Sharma. BBMP has decided to transfer the cases against the engineers, related to the building violations, to the concerned police stations.


Arts and Culture

Teaching music, quiet and beautiful

August 12, 2012 Sankar C G 1

Music therapy cannot cure any disease. Its a myth that exists in the society. Those who have a passion for music will get some relief from music therapy, those who don’t, get nothing.