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NEWS10, Sep 2019, 4:03 PM IST
Blocked, overflowing drains in City Market invite health hazards as BWSSB, BBMP remain heedless
Never run the risk of eating at any outlet in Bengaluru's City Market for one should know that the food is cooked in one of the most unhygienic places. The shopkeepers, hotel owners and others say that they are forced to run their business in this insanitary place for the last one year. Watch PubliCity on Asianet Newsable.
NEWS21, Aug 2019, 4:46 PM IST
BBMP to hike property tax rates by 20-25%?
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is planning to hike property tax rates by 20-25%. An already burdened citizens will have to shell more if the hike becomes a reality.
NEWS12, Aug 2019, 7:22 PM IST
PubliCity: BBMP, BWSSB go underground; trees to fall flat, say experts
The Rs 80 crore worth development project in Koramangala comes with an additional cost of huge trees. Though the BBMP may not be cutting roots directly, but its digging and underground operations have led to damaged roots and may result in uprooting of about 50 trees anytime.
NEWS23, Jul 2019, 11:44 AM IST
Bengaluru: Harlur lake turns into dump yard; lakhs of fish die
Another lake in Bengaluru is joining the league of Bellandur and Varthur lakes. Harlur lake near Sarjapur is turning into a dump yard, all thanks to sewage water being released into it.
NEWS20, Jul 2019, 7:03 PM IST
Bengaluru: From BWSSB shutting down water in city to IMA founder Mansoor Khan's arrival
The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the multi-crore I Monetary Advisory (IMA) scam, brought the founder-owner of the IMA Group, Mohammad Mansoor Khan, to Bengaluru on Saturday morning.
NEWS19, Jul 2019, 2:19 PM IST
Bengaluru to face water shutdown on July 21 and 22 owing to refurbishment
Bengaluru will undergo water shutdown on Sunday and Monday, the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board said in a press release
INDIA29, Jun 2019, 6:01 PM IST
Water theft plagues Bengaluru as board struggles to arrest loss
The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) is suffering a loss as almost 45% of its water is unaccounted for. From ageing pipes to unchecked illegal water connections, the BWSSB needs to do a lot to keep its coffers healthy.
NEWS27, May 2019, 6:11 PM IST
Government thinking of installing underground cables for power supply: Deputy CM Parameshwara
The government is contemplating to install underground cables for power supply as most electric poles, cables were damaged during heavy rain in Bengaluru.
NEWS30, Apr 2019, 3:16 PM IST
Bengaluru lakes: Justice Santosh Hegde to write to NGT over BWSSB's blunder
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) constituted a committee to monitor the development of lakes. Now, the committee is left in deep shock by the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewage Board (BWSSB) as it has built sewage treatment Plant without the provision to let the treated water into lakes. The committee headed by former Lokayukta Santosh Hegde visited Agra Lake and made this observation. He says he will send the report to NGT for further action.
NEWS5, Apr 2019, 4:08 PM IST
BWSSB to stop supplying drinking water to Bengaluru’s 499 apartments?
Living in an apartment in Bengaluru? Then you may soon stop getting drinking water from BWSSB, here is why
NEWS17, Mar 2019, 2:48 PM IST
Bengaluru water woes in summer: BWSSB, BBMP to supply Cauvery water for free
BWSSB and BBMP will provide free drinking water to areas where drinking water supply is hit because of a technical glitch. Here are the details
NEWS8, Mar 2019, 11:20 AM IST
Manual scavenging in Bengaluru: Complaint filed against BWSSB
In yet another manual scavenging incident, the BWSSB is in question. The men cleaning the sewer alleged that the BWSSB engaged them to clean the sewer for a mere Rs 50
NEWS16, Feb 2019, 11:17 AM IST
Shocking: BBMP survey shows 1,355 killer manholes in Bengaluru
A survey by Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike's (BBMP) road infrastructure department has shown that 1,355 killer manholes are left unattended by Bangalore Water Supply and Sewage Board (BWSSB). Most of these badly maintained manholes are in arterial and sub-arterial roads in BBMP limits
NEWS9, Feb 2019, 2:15 PM IST
Bengaluru lake pollution: Engineering student offers fruity solution to frothy problem
When authorities like the BDA, BBMP, BWSSB and the State Pollution Control Board are still in search of an answer to tackle the frothy menace in the fiery lakes of Bellandur and Varthur, an engineering student claims to have worked out a solution using fruit peels.
NEWS6, Feb 2019, 6:49 PM IST
Cubbon Park to save 10 lakh litres of water by monsoon 2019
In order to ensure that Cubbon park does not suffer during summer in the coming years and to reduce its dependency on the Bengaluru Water Supply and Sewage Board (BWSSB), the authorities from the department of horticulture and NGOs are working towards groundwater recharging. The project is likely to begin in March and end by June. Once completed, the wells can hold over 10 lakh litres of water.