Yacoob Mohammed(Search results - 22)
May 9, 2017, 2:49 AM IST
Bengaluru Metro under scanner after cement pillars found in lake
Most Bengaluru lakes have become the victims of garbage, medical and chemical waste dumping. Now Mylsandra lake has become the latest victim of construction debris dumping
May 2, 2017, 9:06 PM IST
No regulations, no worries: Bengaluru's tankers supply toxic, illegal water without fear
It would seem that civic agencies in Bengaluru have no control over a growing water tanker menace. And even as summer sizzles the city, residents are not even getting clean water
May 1, 2017, 7:52 PM IST
Shocking! BBMP caught red-handed illegally dumping debris into lake
The mystery surrounding illegal dumping in Horamavu lake has been solved. A BBMP truck has been caught red-handed by the residents dumping into the lake. However, there has been no action so far, and officials call the act a 'mistake'
Apr 27, 2017, 12:44 PM IST
'Newcomers deny us our ancient rights': Farmers, fishermen decry 'elitist' lake development plans
Lake development models usually include a fencing of the lake, cutting it off local communities and robbing the livelihoods of fishers and dairy farmers. This model seems 'elitist' to activists
Mar 1, 2017, 2:12 PM IST
This Bengaluru sex spa operates right next to a police station
What would be your first reaction, if you hear of flesh trade being run close to a police station? Well, here is a case which is an eye-opener not only for the public but especially for the police.
Feb 17, 2017, 8:29 AM IST
Bellandur lake spits fire, Pollution board slaps notice on BDA, BWSSB, BBMP
The Bellandur lake once again is on fire and the city civic authorities, which is busy trading blames, has now been slapped with a notice by the State Pollution Board.
Feb 9, 2017, 2:39 PM IST
Forget steel flyover, this road widening will cost Bengaluru 2000 trees
BBMP was earlier was forced to shelve its plan for building a steel flyover after city residents protested over its plan to cut down some 800 trees.