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Bengaluru: Bellandur lake begins to froth again; Karnataka govt eyes cloud seeding project & more - NewsX

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NewsX

Bengaluru: Bellandur lake begins to froth again; Karnataka govt eyes cloud seeding project & more
NewsX
All efforts of Bangalore Development Authority seem to be in vain as the infamous Bellandur lake has started frothing again after heavy rains in the city. The residents have complaint that this time the frothing is worse than ever. Heavy rains on ...

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Bengaluru Flooded After Night-Long Rain, Heaviest Since 1890 - NDTV

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Indiatimes.com

Bengaluru Flooded After Night-Long Rain, Heaviest Since 1890
NDTV
Dirty, foul-smelling froth was back in Bengaluru's Bellandur lake and spraying passing motorists on Tuesday after a night of heavy rain, the worst in the city in August since 1890. The clean-up of the city's largest lake was expected to be completed by ...
Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake Spills Toxic Foam Yet Again, With Hopes Of Clean Revival Fading AwayIndiatimes.com

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Bellandur Lake froths again - Bangalore Mirror

16 August 2017 - 4:07am

Bangalore Mirror

Bellandur Lake froths again
Bangalore Mirror
All the efforts that were put into cleaning up of Bellandur Lake seemed to be a waste on Monday as, after a night of incessant rains, froth returned to haunt the residents around the lake. This time, the froth was worse than it has ever been before ...

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Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake Spills Toxic Foam Yet Again, With Hopes Of Clean Revival Fading Away - Indiatimes.com

15 August 2017 - 5:01pm

Indiatimes.com

Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake Spills Toxic Foam Yet Again, With Hopes Of Clean Revival Fading Away
Indiatimes.com
Today, Bengaluru's highly polluted Bellandur lake once again spilled toxic foam after heavy overnight rain. Bellandur lake is the largest of the 262 lakes and tanks in Bengaluru, and it has spilled toxic foam many times in the recent past and on ...

Bengaluru witnesses floods, waterlogging after heavy rain lashes city overnight - Times Now

15 August 2017 - 3:46pm

Times Now

Bengaluru witnesses floods, waterlogging after heavy rain lashes city overnight
Times Now
... houses flooded and their streets waterlogged. Low-lying areas, including the posh Koramangala locality, have been flooded after the city witnessed record breaking rains. Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake also began to froth after the city witnessed ...
Bengaluru: Record breaking rain lead to severe waterlogging in many areasDeccan Chronicle
Bengaluru witnesses record rainfall in 127 years; downpour leads to flash floods, power cutsFirstpost
Building tilts precariously in Bengaluru after record rainfallThe New Indian Express
Financial Express
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SC refuses to restore firm's contract for sewage plant at Bellandur lake - Deccan Herald

15 August 2017 - 2:42am

Deccan Herald

SC refuses to restore firm's contract for sewage plant at Bellandur lake
Deccan Herald
The Supreme Court on Monday refused to interfere with cancellation of a contract for building a sewage treatment plant for cleaning the Bellandur lake in Bengaluru. The court also questioned a company's move to challenge the cancellation of contract ...

The making of first-ever Bellandur lake festival - Citizen Matters, Bengaluru

11 August 2017 - 2:55pm

Citizen Matters, Bengaluru

The making of first-ever Bellandur lake festival
Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Bellandur Kere Habba! It sounded like a distant dream; when, all we hear about our beloved bedridden lake is only froth, fumes, smell and fires. And we dared to dream the impossible. Finally, on August 5, we were on ground zero next to the lake ...

Bellandur lake: NGT sets Aug 18 deadline for clean-up - The New Indian Express

10 August 2017 - 8:12am

The New Indian Express

Bellandur lake: NGT sets Aug 18 deadline for clean-up
The New Indian Express
BENGALURU:The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the city's civic bodies to comply with its orders on Bellandur Lake's clean-up by August 18.On Tuesday, the Supreme Court had stayed the Karnataka High Court's order, which had earlier stayed ...

Weeds out, but 25000 tonnes of grass still clogs Bellandur Lake - Times of India

10 August 2017 - 6:05am

Times of India

Weeds out, but 25000 tonnes of grass still clogs Bellandur Lake
Times of India
BENGALURU: After 20,000 tonnes of weed removed, the southern side of Bellandur Lake, near Sun City apartments, once again resembles a water body . But the waters soon disappear into a thick cover of grass. About 120-150 acres of the 910-acre lake is ...

SC stays HC order in Bellandur lake case - KARNATAKA - The Hindu - The Hindu

9 August 2017 - 10:16am

Deccan Herald

SC stays HC order in Bellandur lake case - KARNATAKA - The Hindu
The Hindu
The Supreme Court has stayed the High Court of Karnataka's June 15 order freezing the suo motu proceedings before the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on the ...
SC stays HC order on Bellandur lakeDeccan Herald
NGT to hear Bellandur Lake case, SC overrules Karnataka HC stay ...The News Minute
SC lifts HC stay on NGT proceedingsTimes of India

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SC stays HC order in Bellandur lake case - The Hindu

8 August 2017 - 11:34pm

The News Minute

SC stays HC order in Bellandur lake case
The Hindu
The Supreme Court has stayed the High Court of Karnataka's June 15 order freezing the suo motu proceedings before the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on the pollution in Bellandur lake in Bengaluru. A Bench of Justices, Rohinton Fali Nariman and Sanjay ...
NGT to hear Bellandur Lake case, SC overrules Karnataka HC stayThe News Minute
SC stays HC order on Bellandur lakeDeccan Herald
SC lifts HC stay on NGT proceedingsTimes of India

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NGT to hear Bellandur Lake case, SC overrules Karnataka HC stay - The News Minute

8 August 2017 - 8:36pm

The News Minute

NGT to hear Bellandur Lake case, SC overrules Karnataka HC stay
The News Minute
The Supreme Court on Tuesday made way for the National Green Tribunal to hear the controversial Bellandur Lake case on August 9 as scheduled earlier. The Supreme Court was hearing a petition filed by Namma Bengaluru Foundation against the ...

Drain of thought: Are more STPs the answer? - Deccan Chronicle - Deccan Chronicle

8 August 2017 - 3:50am

Deccan Chronicle

Drain of thought: Are more STPs the answer? - Deccan Chronicle
Deccan Chronicle
With the polluted lakes no longer supplying it its water, the city draws 1350 MLD from the Cauvery river.

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Citizens raise awareness of lake issues at first ever Bellanduru Kere Habba - Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog)

7 August 2017 - 10:23am

Citizens raise awareness of lake issues at first ever Bellanduru Kere Habba
Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog)
The event was held at an open BDA ground near Bellandur Lake and had a number of activities to keep both adults and kids engaged through the day. The events included awareness sessions on Bellanduru lake and lake ecosystems. Children went on a ...

While Celebrating 'Kere Habba' Bengalureans Vow To Breathe New Life Into Bellandur Lake - Indiatimes.com

6 August 2017 - 2:39pm

Indiatimes.com

While Celebrating 'Kere Habba' Bengalureans Vow To Breathe New Life Into Bellandur Lake
Indiatimes.com
Bellandur Lake, which has been in news for spilling toxic foam, came alive on Saturday as citizen groups celebrated Kere Habba (lake festival). Several citizens, lake experts and children were gathered at the lake side since morning to take part in ...

Bengalureans vow to breathe new life into Bellandur Lake - Times of India

6 August 2017 - 7:12am

Times of India

Bengalureans vow to breathe new life into Bellandur Lake
Times of India
BENGALURU: Bellandur Lake, which has been in news for spilling toxic foam, came alive on Saturday as citizen groups celebrated Kere Habba (lake festival). Several citizens, lake experts and children were gathered at the lake side since morning to take ...
With habba, residents call for Bellandur lake revivalThe New Indian Express
Bellandur Kere Habba raises lake concernsDeccan Chronicle
Cyclothon, photo exhibition mark Bellandur Kere HabbaDeccan Herald

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Cyclothon, photo exhibition mark Bellandur Kere Habba - Deccan Herald

6 August 2017 - 4:02am

Deccan Herald

Cyclothon, photo exhibition mark Bellandur Kere Habba
Deccan Herald
Speaking at the event, environmentalist Dr Yellappa Reddy said that he was happy to say that the lake was recovering. “The lake is surviving and it is on its way to recuperation. A lake development and monitoring committee should be formed by the ...

Varthur lake to get a facelift - The New Indian Express

5 August 2017 - 8:39am

The New Indian Express

Varthur lake to get a facelift
The New Indian Express
The Varthur lake along with the Bellandur lake attained national notoriety for spilling toxic foam on to the surrounding streets in December 2016 following heavy rain. Since then, there have been a few more instances of such frothing taking place.

'Bellandur Kere Habba' today - Deccan Herald

5 August 2017 - 1:09am

Deccan Herald

'Bellandur Kere Habba' today
Deccan Herald
... Bellandur Lake Group (Bellandur Rising) and Citizens Committee and will be held on the open plot behind Orchid Lake View apartment. The idea is to create awareness about the lake and enlighten the public on the rejuvenation works being implemented.

Panic Near B'Lore as Toxic Foam Covers Stream Near Mettur Dam - The Quint

3 August 2017 - 5:46pm

The Quint

Panic Near B'Lore as Toxic Foam Covers Stream Near Mettur Dam
The Quint
This alarming sight first played out in Bengaluru's Bellandur lake – as wagon-loads of thick toxic foam covered parts of the lake's surface, and even floated out into neighbouring areas. Then, we saw foam clouds flying from the surface of lakes onto ...

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