Cubbon Park(Search results - 38)
India15, Feb 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.
India4, Feb 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.
India22, Jan 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.
India16, Jan 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
India1, Jan 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
India5, Nov 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.
NEWS4, Sep 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.
NEWS15, Aug 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.
NEWS5, Jun 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.
NEWS29, May 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.
NEWS18, May 2019, 7:45 PM IST
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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.
NEWS18, May 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
NEWS15, May 2019, 6:39 PM IST
Bengaluru organic Mango Mela: City folk to taste variety as season ripens on May 30
The mango mela stalls will be put up at Lal Bagh, Cubbon Park and other metro stations in the city. Even IT companies have been instructed to open a stall in the office premises.
NEWS14, Mar 2019, 5:15 PM IST
Karnataka high court issues stay on elevated corridor project: Bengalureans to protest tree felling
Bengalureans will once again form a human chain to save its environment and trees as the government has decided to cut over 3000 trees including 120 trees around Cubbon Park to make way for an elevated corridor. Meanwhile, the Karnataka high court has issued a stay on the project.
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.