Infrastructure

Metro work chugging along

March 10, 2009 Zainab Bawa 4

But rather wearily, and with many hiccups. Recent update is that 11 cases against land acquisition on CMH Road were dismissed in just three days.

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Society

Women hit back in peace

March 9, 2009 Zainab Bawa 1

Combating the recent violent attacks on women in the city, volunteers of the Fearless Karnataka group sensitised residents, passers-by and shop owners at Vasanthnagar, Ulsoor, CMH Road, Rest House Road and Cunningham Road.

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Government

“Bangalore: The Making of a World City”

July 29, 2008 Zainab Bawa 1

Michael Goldman, professor of Sociology and Global Studies at the University of Minnesota, USA, is currently in Bangalore researching transformations of land, government and citizenship. A report from his recent talk.

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Government

Tangled in litigation, Metro work slows

April 7, 2008 Zainab Bawa 1

On March 28, Chief Justice Cyriac Joseph admitted a PIL against the Metro on grounds of absence of a comprehensive legislation for its implementation. The CMH Road traders’ association filed the PIL.

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