At a time when the poor cannot afford to dream of quality education, here’s a model school that’s silently changing the lives of many poor children in Srirampur in Bangalore. It has proved that children can change a family.
At a time when unregulated real estate development all over Bangalore has put massive stress on roads, water and other resources, a working group on IT has proposed a skyscraper core with a funding model.
Citizens of Koramangala, HSR Layout and Bellandur areas have written to all industry bodies and government departments concerned, highlighting the violations in upcoming SEZ near Agara in Bangalore, developed by Mantri Developers.
The legendary market was demolished and rehabitants were allotted shops on lottery basis. Now Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is permitting illegal constructions and allotment of shops within the heritage structure.
A student of Manipal 30 years ago, Usha Srinath reflects upon what is leading to the incidents of violence on women – whether it’s the dress, mindset or the media – on the backdrop of the recent rape incident at Manipal campus.
Many housing cooperatives have hit the headlines for all wrong reasons: violation of rules, mismanagement, non-allotment of sites and more. The question is, have they forgotten the original purpose behind their formation?
These people are not able to reach the helplines that are ever-busy with the flood of calls. Those who have been able to reach out describe the plight of the victims who are suffering the shortage of food, healthcare and proper shelter.