Cubbon Park(Search results - 41)
IndiaSep 10, 2020, 11:00 AM IST
Karnataka Unlock 4.0: Lalbagh sees drop in number of visitors
Bengaluru’s botanical garden Lalbagh saw lesser number of visitors on Monday in comparison with Nandi Hills and Kemmangundi in Chikkamagaluru. Only 450 visitors turned up on the first day of Unlock 4.0.
IndiaSep 4, 2020, 1:11 PM IST
Karnataka: Cubbon Park to be traffic-free soon
The horticulture department wrote a letter to Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa requesting to completely stop movement of vehicles inside Cubbon Park in Bengaluru. Nature lovers and environmentalists requested the government to raise compounds around the park just like Lalbagh.
Coronavirus IndiaMay 6, 2020, 12:37 PM IST
Cubbon Park pourakarmikas and guards provided grocery kits for regular maintenance during lockdown
The pourakarmikas and guards at Cubbon Park had no liberty to skip work and stay indoors during lockdown as their service was important for maintenance of the park. From cleaning to watering plants, the poor staff did it without taking a break despite hurdles.
IndiaFeb 15, 2020, 9:26 AM IST
Wedding of horse couple performed to celebrate Valentine's Day in Bengaluru
Known for his unique protests, Kannada activist Vatal Nagaraj uniquely celebrated Valentine's Day in Bengaluru. He performed the marriage of two horses, Raja and Rani, on the occasion.
IndiaFeb 4, 2020, 5:09 PM IST
Bengaluru MP takes on another project, to develop lotus pond in Cubbon Park
Years of wait to see the famous lotus pond at Cubbon Park will end in 2020. Under Smart City Mission, both State and Centre will develop the park with a Rs 40-crore budget. According to officials, upgradation of parks and ponds will be a top priority.
IndiaJan 22, 2020, 5:43 PM IST
Karnataka horticulture minister surprised by dog poop at Bengaluru's Cubbon Park
Karnataka housing and horticulture minister V Somanna, who made a surprise visit to Cubbon Park in Bengaluru, was left in shock as dog poop welcomed him. He immediately instructed the park authorities to take measures to clean the place.
IndiaJan 16, 2020, 9:57 AM IST
Bengaluru’s Cubbon Park to say ‘no entry’ to vehicles on every fourth Saturday
Bengaluru city police commissioner Bhaskar Rao issued an order on prohibition of vehicle movement on the fourth Saturday of every month and on national holidays
IndiaJan 1, 2020, 6:23 PM IST
Bengaluru municipality makes heads turn on New Year with its initiative to save 83 trees
The Bengaluru municipality translocated 83 trees from Corps of Military Police - MG Road to Cubbon Park. The process was initiated a week ago nd the officials are monitoring them closely to ensure they survive
IndiaNov 5, 2019, 3:56 PM IST
Protesters to form human chain demanding scrapping of annexe building project in Bengaluru’s Cubbon Park
After the high court gave the Karnataka government permission to construct a multi-storied building at the site of the erstwhile Election Commission office, Cubbon Park Walkers Association, environmental activists and nature lovers, protested on Sunday. Protesters will form a human chain on Saturday demanding that the government scrap the project.
NEWSSep 4, 2019, 2:38 PM IST
PubliCity: After authorities banned photoshoots at Lalbagh and Cubbon Park, couples head to Nandi Hills
As authorities in Lalbagh and Cubbon Park have imposed restrictions on photoshoots following honeybee attack and public nuisance, couples and others are now heading to Nandi Hills. Realising the increase in footfall of visitors, the authorities have installed more CCTV and deployed extra security personnel for safety.
NEWSAug 15, 2019, 2:16 PM IST
PubliCity: Horticulture department contemplates blanket ban on vehicles in and around Cubbon Park
With traffic movement going from bad to worse and pollution level peaking in and around Cubbon Park during working days, the horticulture department is contemplating a complete ban on vehicle movement. Now, the vehicles are banned during weekends and public holidays.
NEWSJun 5, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
World Environment Day 2019: Head to these 5 places in Bengaluru to breathe clean air
Being in cities, it is difficult to find such a green cover to get away from the pollution and other man-made problems. But Bengaluru has many places that can boast of offering clean air with greenery around.
NEWSMay 29, 2019, 12:05 PM IST
Smart light and LED screens greet walkers at Cubbon Park
The 190 plus area of lung space in the heart of the city, the Cubbon Park has got 750 smart lights and 50 new digital display boards. The boards will inform walkers and public about the park, its activities, government programmes and more. The entire project is worth Rs 4 crore and is being taken up by BESCOM.
NEWSMay 18, 2019, 7:45 PM IST
From Tumakuru's Wildlife Sanctuary’s recognition to assault on education entrepreneur, watch Bengaluru Night Cap
One of the most prominent lung spaces of the city, Cubbon Park, which spans an area of over 190 acres, will witness an increase in its water table as work on 65 recharge wells has begun.
NEWSMay 18, 2019, 2:48 PM IST
Water table in Cubbon park set to rise as work on 65 recharge wells begins
One of the biggest lung spaces of the garden city will hold water in its three ponds. The park which spans an area of over 190 acres will also witness an increase in its water table as work on 65 recharge wells has begun