Garbage(Search results - 121)
India5, Feb 2020, 6:09 PM IST
From eyesore to eye candy: Area under Bengaluru flyover becomes India's first wildlife-themed public arena
An area under a flyover in Bengaluru which ended up becoming a garbage dump, urinal spot, and a den for illegal activity, has now been transformed into India's first wildlife area.
India24, Jan 2020, 2:10 PM IST
Litterbugs in Bengaluru beware! ‘Charlies’ may make you pick up your garbage
The BBMP that was finding it difficult to deal with waste on streets has deployed 'Charlies’ who will not only issue challans on the spot to collect fines of Rs 500 but will also shame those who throw garbage in public by making them pick it up.
India2, Jan 2020, 3:59 PM IST
Bengaluru: BBMP to focus more on improving public toilets, solving garbage menace in 2020
The open defecation-free tag from Union government has made the BBMP think positively in its approach towards cleanliness. The civic body aims to upgrade its toilets and ensure every household is connected with an underground drainage line.
India13, Dec 2019, 1:39 PM IST
Bengaluru municipality worker assaulted: Garbage crisis to worsen in city again
Bengaluru may start to reek of piled up garbage again as BBMP pourakarmikas have decided to protest and stop collecting garbage following an alleged assault on one among their group. A BBMP marshal allegedly attacked a supervisor with a stick over a trivial matter this morning.
India10, Dec 2019, 3:50 PM IST
Bengaluru municipality focuses on garbage nine months ahead of election
Three days after imposing a penalty on owners of two big apartment complexes, Raheja Pebble Bay and Sterling, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has said that it will deploy solid waste management officers and BBMP marshals to collect details on apartments that are failing to comply with waste management rules and impose the heavy penalty. Is this a publicity gimmick before election?
India26, Oct 2019, 6:21 PM IST
Bengaluru: Residents of Jeevan Bhima Nagar take it upon themselves for a swachh locality
Jeevan Bhima Nagar residents have decided to clean up their locality with the help of BBMP, Ugly Indians and ISRO. This ensures that the area doesn’t become an open-public toilet and midnight drinking clubs.
India22, Oct 2019, 11:58 AM IST
Goa cows turn non-vegetarian, sent for treatment
Goa garbage management minister Michael Lobo has claimed that stray cattle in the beach villages of Calangute and Candolim in Goa have turned non-vegetarian, and veterinary specialists have been called to treat them.
India15, Oct 2019, 3:27 PM IST
Whose responsibility is it? Bengaluru Metro medians, pillars become favourite dumping grounds
It is always BBMP who is blamed for the issue of solid waste management, but there are other stakeholders like BMRCL who are supposed to be responsible. The medians and pillars of Namma Metro which is a source for revenue through advertisements could do with a makeover as these places are now dumping points for garbage such as unwanted household items, construction debris, etc
India10, Oct 2019, 5:53 PM IST
Bengaluru's City Market dwellers complain of garbage menace after festival
Mounds of garbage post Dusshera make life hell for shop keepers at Bengaluru's City market and other areas where the BBMP has failed to clear the rubbish. Traders and public at such places only hope that newly appointed mayor Gautham Kumar Jain sticks to his promise of the 100-day deadline to solve these issues.
NEWS23, Sep 2019, 3:31 PM IST
Bengaluru girl invents trash robot to segregate waste, curb garbage problem
RM Nivedha from TrashCon has come up with a new invention that separates wastes in a matter of minutes to convert them into biogas and manure
NEWS12, Sep 2019, 5:14 PM IST
Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun's ward begs for relief; Jayanagar far from being benchmark
Out of 198 wards, Jayanagar, represented by Mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun should have been a model. However, her ward faces issues of garbage dumping on streets, animal waste, stray dog and mosquito menace. Despite being the first citizen, the opposition alleges, she has been unable to mobilize funds and take up any remarkable project under her tenure that will end on September 28
NEWS7, Sep 2019, 6:59 PM IST
Bengaluru NightCap: From PM Modi on Chandrayaan-2 to Yediyurappa's plan for garbage woes
Karnataka Congress MLA from Mangaluru UT Khader has blamed Russia for Chandrayaan2 lander Vikram losing contact with Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). Mundina Nildana is one such film that will hit theatres next month. The film is was shot in Himachal Pradesh, Netherlands, Chikkamagaluru, Kolar and Bengaluru. Top stories from across the city on Bengaluru Night Cap.
NEWS7, Sep 2019, 12:40 PM IST
CM Yediyurappa to set aside Sundays to deal with Bengaluru’s garbage woes
In order to keep garbage woes of Bengaluru at bay, chief minister BS Yediyurappa has decided to keep aside Sundays for Bengaluru alone