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Garbage daily or weekly?

Public Health

Was watching SatyamevaJayate on TV the other day and as usual there was loads of emotions and the story was about garbage collectors or 'poura-karmikas' in BBMP terms..where they went around explaning their position and it was interesting indeed.

They on a everyday basis handle hazardous waste insluding diapers and other other harmful garbage.

Electoral Roll for 2014 Lok Sabha elections - Updated as of March 26, 2014!

Governance

The Updated Karnataka State electoral rolls for the upcoming Lok Sabha Elections has been published on state election commission website. Here is the link for the list.

http://ceokarnataka.kar.nic.in/ElectionFinalroll2014/Dist_List.aspx

Jnanabharathi Railway Station Poor Infrastructure

Commuter Rail

Dear All, 

 

The infrastructure at Jnanbharthi Station is extremely poor. There is no lighting and the station is lcoated on the Bangalore Mysore Highway, which itself is very poorly lit. 

Jnanabharathi Railway Station Poor Infrastructure

Commuter Rail

Dear All, 

 

The infrastructure at Jnanbharthi Station is extremely poor. There is no lighting and the station is lcoated on the Bangalore Mysore Highway, which itself is very poorly lit. 

Motor Vehicle Insurance

Accidents in Bangalore and dents to cars is a quite common scenario. It is very difficult to get a dent less car in Bangalore. People claim insurance and get it corrected.

Public Protest planned at Mantri site at Agara SUNDAY 23rd MARCH 2014

23 Mar 2014 10:30
Asia/Calcutta
Environment

Over the months, we have tried to get Government to enforce the rule of law and bring to a halt the illegal constructions opposite Agara lake by Mantri and Salarpuria (check this).

Efforts to get them to act have hit a dead end.

Relevance of Dr Vivek Murthy's appointment as US Surgeon General, for the democratic world

Governance

The bane of Capitalism is the power of business lobbies to affect governance in a way that it suits their vested interests, even if it is at colossal costs to public interest.

Congress sidelining Prof Rajiv Gowda?

Commuter Rail

Like in Dakshina Kannada Lok Sabha constituency, primary election in Bangalore North scheduled to be held on Thursday, is petering out to be a farce with top Congress leaders threatening to defeat the very purpose of the experiment.

"ConnectKaro" report

My essential takeaways from "ConnectKaro" (workshop co-hosted by Embarq India, and World Resource Institute's centre for sustainable transport in India, in collaboration with DULT, on the 10th & 11th March):



by Dr. Radut