Searing summer leaves 618 borewells dry, BBMP admits situation alarming

BENGALURU: Bengalureans may face the toughest-ever summer this year, at least on the water front: around 618 borewells dug by the Bruhat...

Dosa batter lands in Sheelavantha Lake, food firm apologises

BENGALURU: Residents who had gone for a stroll near Sheelavantha Lake, off Ramangondanhalli Borewell Road, near Whitefield, on Sunday were shocked to...

Toothless rule helps bikers riding on Bengaluru footpaths go scot-free

BENGALURU: Motorists riding on pavements and cycle tracks often put lives of pedestrians and cyclists at risk, but even if caught by...

Fuel outlets in central Bengaluru do a vanishing act, resurface on...

BENGALURU: Residency Road is a microcosm of the change that has swept through Bengaluru. The thoroughfare from the colonial era lost two...

Cubbon Park’s bamboo trees on their way out

Bengaluru: The bamboo trees that greet visitors at Cubbon Park may not be around much longer. With the trees having recently flowered,...

Garbage dump near Kundalahalli Lake on fire again

BENGALURU: In what appeared to be a continuing problem, another major fire broke out at 6.20pm on Wednesday at the Kundalahalli garbage...

App-based autorickshaw services in city help reduce dead mileage

Bengaluru: The recent entry of app-based autorickshaw service Jugnoo is posing a bigger challenge to traditional autos in the city. The lure...

‘Farmers near Bengaluru use water-intensive crops’

BENGALURU: A recent study has found that farmers in villages near Bengaluru were generally unconcerned about falling groundwater levels and switched to...

Hospital staff stop bikers as they refuse to get off footpath

BENGALURU: A photograph of a group of hospital staffers stopping two bikers riding on the footpath near Kundalahalli Gate signal has gone...

Bengaluru sweats as first summer day records near-record 37°C

BENGALURU: The city wilted under a harsh sun on Thursday — the first day of summer — seeing a near-record temperature of...

Swachh shock: Bengaluru, Mysuru slip in ranking

BENGALURU: The Swachh Survekshan 2018 results announced on Saturday by the Union ministry of housing and urban affairs has come as a...

Varthur Lake froth spills on to Bengaluru streets

BENGALURU: Varthur Lake is back in news for its frothing woes. Since last weekend, the water body has been frothing again. Authorities...

BBMP floats tender for 23 sky walks, work may start in...

BENGALURU: The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) will soon kickstart work on constructing 23 skywalks at various locations in the city.

Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bangalore

Address: Sri T. Chowdaiah Road, High Grounds, Bengaluru- 560001 Timings: 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM every day, except on Mondays and second...

Free Wi-Fi at 17 stations on Bengaluru-Mysuru rail corridor

BENGALURU: Passengers travelling by train between Bengaluru and Mysuru can now access uninterrupted free Wi-Fi. RailTel Corporation of...

Cancellation of Jet Airways flights leaves Bengaluru passengers high and dry

BENGALURU: Hundreds of passengers who had pre-booked journeys on Jet Airways for February and March have been left in the lurch with...

Rehabilitation Centre in Bengaluru

Kripa Revival Centre Bangalore is home for many Rehabilitation Centre’s, one among them is Kripa Revival Centre.

Fire department blames unscientific waste disposal for 61% of fires in...

BENGALURU: Besides adding to the city’s waste burden, unscientific garbage disposal is also turning out to be a major contributor to the...

SOME OF THE PLACES TO VISIT IN BENGALURU

1. Ragigudda Anjaneya Temple The Ragigudda Sri Prasanna Anjaneya temple is a temple dedicated to Hanuman in Jayanagar 9th Block suburb of...

Substandard food, poor hygiene take sheen off Indira Canteens

BENGALURU: Flooded with complaints over the poor quality of food served at Indira Canteens, mayor Gangambike Mallikarjun has warned the caterers that...