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  • MP Mohan opposes location of Metro station at Cantonment

    Bengaluru: P.C. Mohan, Bengaluru Central MP, on Friday spoke out against the changed location of the metro station, which moves it away from the Cantonment Railway Station and into a playground located at a distance. Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) had last month released...

  • Siddaramaiah suspends BBMP engineer

    Bengaluru: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday ordered the suspension of Venkatesh, an engineer of the BBMP for not taking measures to prevent illegal constructions at HSR Layout. He ordered for the suspension of the BBMP engineer while inspecting the development works at Swabhimani Park at HSR...

  • George lays foundation stone for 5MLD ground level reservoir

    Bengaluru: Bengaluru Development Minister K J George on Thursday participated in various programmes in Sarvagnanagara Assembly constituency.The minister laid the foundation for a five million litre (MLD) capacity ground level reservoir to be built by the BWSSB. The reservoir is expected to cost...

  • Shivajinagar residents, BMRCL spar over station on playground

    Bengaluru: If the BMRCL has its way, one of the famous playgrounds in Shivajinagar will become history. The playground, popularly known as Madina Ground, has been a favourite haunt of students and sports enthusiasts of surrounding areas. Though residents from Vasanthnagar and other areas have...

  • Official of pro-Kannada group files complaint against BMRCL, CS

    Bengaluru: The secretary of a pro-Kannada group has filed a complaint with the Vidhana Soudha Police Station against BMRCL chief Pradeep Kharola and Chief Secretary Subhash Chandra Khuntia for 'insulting' Kannada language. The complainant Prasad, secretary of Kannada Anushtana Mandali, has...

  • KDA asks BMRCL to setup Kannada units to promote language

    Bengaluru: The Kannada Development Authority (KDA) on Tuesday directed Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) to setup Kannada units and Kannada sanghas to help employees spread Kannada language and culture among those who come from outside Karnataka.KDA officials inspected Namma Metro on...

  • Library building makes way for Indira Canteen at Murphy Town

    Bengaluru: After trees, now it is the turn of a library building to make a way for Indira Canteen. The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) authorities on Monday demolished a single-storey stone building at Murphy Town market near Halasuru. The building housed a public library and it...

  • Pro-Kannada activists warned against breaking law

    Bengaluru: Supporting the cause of Kannada and the right to promote the local language, Bengaluru Police Commissioner Praveen Sood on Saturday however warned pro-Kannada activists against violating the law while opposing use of Hindi on signboards in the city. 'Importance to Kannada should be...

  • Magadi Road underpass finally thrown open to public

    Bengaluru: The much-delayed underpass at Magadi Road near the Karnataka Housing Board Colony was finally thrown open to public by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday. Work on the underpass commenced in 2013 at an estimated budget of Rs24 crore. The project was scheduled to be completed in...

  • Renovated Kanteerava Indoor Stadium inaugurated

    Bengaluru: CM Siddaramaiah on Thursday inaugurated the renovated Kanteerava Indoor Stadium located on Kasturba Road in the city.The CM was joined by Sports Minister Pramod Madhwaraj, Bengaluru Development Minister KJ George and other officials. Speaking on the occasion, Madhwaraj said the...

  • Another steel bridge, another controversy

    Bengaluru: If everything goes as per plan, Namma Bengaluru is set to witness one more protest against the construction of steel flyover at Shivananda Circle on Sunday. Shivananada Circle is the intersection of Hare Krishna Road with Kumara Krupa Road. M Venkat Rao Infra Projects has been...

  • Shortage of vehicles? 127 BBMP vehicles rot away at parking lot

    Bengaluru: Understanding the goings-on in the BBMP is no ordinary task, and the mayor said as much on Tuesday. 'It is easy to know what is lying on the seabed than to know what is happening in the BBMP,'' said Mayor Padmavathi after visiting a BBMP parking lot near Mysugar Building, just a few...