ನಗರದ ಇನ್ನೂ ಮೂರು ರಸ್ತೆಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಬಸ್ ಆದ್ಯತೆ ಪಥಗಳನ್ನು ನಿರ್ಮಿಸಲು ಪಾಲಿಕೆ ಚಿಂತಿಸುತ್ತಿದೆ. ಆದರೆ, ಸಧ್ಯ ಕೆಆರ್ ಪುರಂ ಮತ್ತು ಸಿಲ್ಕ್ ಬೋರ್ಡ್ ನಡುವಿನ ಬಸ್ ಆದ್ಯತಾ ಪಥದ ಸೌಕರ್ಯಗಳು ಅಪೂರ್ಣವಾಗಿದ್ದು ಹಾಗೂ ನಿಯಮಗಳನ್ನು ಪರಿಣಾಮಕಾರಿಯಾಗಿ ಜಾರಿಗೊಳಿಸದಿರುವುದು ಈ ಪಥಗಳ ಮೂಲ ಉದ್ದೇಶವನ್ನೇ ಸಾಕಾರಗೊಳಿಸಿದಂತಿಲ್ಲ.
Authorities have come up with a Rs 40 crore plan to redevelop Cubbon Park under the smart city project. The question is whether it is prudent to splurge on an already-thriving ecosystem rather than redirect scare resources towards creating more such spaces.
For a population of over one crore, Bengaluru has only two hospitals that have a specialised burns unit. On Saturday, Beyond Carlton collective appealed to the government to set up such units in government hospitals across the state.
During the December 26th solar eclipse, Karnataka’s solar power generation dipped by 90% at one point. Given that even clouds can interrupt solar power generation, and given our increasing dependence on solar, how do we deal with this problem?
Food that’s of poor quality or is laden with pesticides continues to affect our health. But the Central authority FSSAI is unable to conduct enough food quality checks. Central regulations also discourage local crop varieties and farming practices.
A 2016 study found that one in three traffic policemen in Bengaluru have reduced lung function. In addition to physical ailments, they are also vulnerable to traffic accidents and mental health issues.
Do you know what Buddha’s Coconut is? It’s one of the tree species in Bengaluru that would be more at home in jungles. The city even has giant trees that originate as far away as West Africa or South Pacific.
Bengaluru’s first road-cum-Metro rail flyover in progress, over 17,000 people screened for coronavirus in Kempegowda International Airport so far – read more on this and other news from the city this week, in our roundup
Around 300 people are now enrolled under Bengaluru police’s Neighbourhood Watch Committee programme. These volunteers accompany the police on night patrols, helping the department deal with staff shortage
Students across India participated in the third edition of the Bengaluru Civic Fest on February 11. They showcased innovative solutions to problems like pollution and water conservation that plague cities.