Bbmp(Search results - 22)
India1, Sep 2019, 11:58 AM IST
Karnataka: ‘Secular’ Congress wants a separate room for Muslims to perform namaz in government body; BJP warns of protest
A Muslim member of the ruling party (Congress) in Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), Karnataka has sought that a room be provided to facilitate performing namaz
India9, Aug 2019, 8:28 AM IST
BBMP's failure in Karnataka high court handed prime land in MLA NA Haris’ favour: BJP
Due to the failures of the ruling Congress-JD(S) coalition in the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, Shanthinagar Congress MLA NA Harris has benefited with prime land in Bengaluru, the BJP alleged. The land in question is said to be a pond and the legal cell BBMP failed to defend it in high court.
India4, Aug 2019, 11:31 AM IST
Karnataka: Corporators to celebrate Tipu Jayanti in defiance of government orders?
While chief minister BS Yediyurappa has cancelled Tipu Jayanti, a few corporators of the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) have decided to defy the order and hold celebrations.
India28, Jun 2019, 4:24 PM IST
CREDAI calls ban on construction of apartments in Bengaluru impractical solution
Bengaluru has a number of apartment complexes and buildings coming up every day. But there is a lack of provision for clean water for drinking and domestic usage. Many builders and developers in the city hand over keys to residents without even taking care of this basic necessity
India26, Jun 2019, 3:35 PM IST
Karnataka govt submits memorandum, seeks Rs 1.4 lakh crore from 15th Finance Commission
While the Karnataka government has submitted a memorandum to the head of the Finance Commission, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike mayor has submitted a letter to the Prime Minister seeking Rs 25,000 crore for the BBMP.
India4, Jun 2019, 7:06 PM IST
Karnataka: Bengaluru-based mechanical engineer devises 'iCleanX' for litter-free roads
While several pourakarmikas working in Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) struggle to sweep roads along with the pushcarts loaded with litter and garbage, a mechanical engineer in Bengaluru, Karnataka has designed "iCleanX" a pushcart that helps ease their work
India1, Jun 2019, 1:34 PM IST
Bengaluru: 6 days after pre-monsoon mayhem, uprooted trees still lie on streets of city
Bengaluru was left battered after 27 mm of rainfall with gusty winds that uprooted over 200 trees and brought down many branches and electric poles in several parts of the city on May 26. The BBMP has still not been able to clear the trees, causing inconvenience to commuters and pedestrians.
India3, May 2019, 3:26 PM IST
IAS, IPS officers evade paying property taxes in Bengaluru
A few IAS and IPS officers living in Bengaluru have been alleged of not paying their property taxes. It is the Public Works Department (PWD) that has to deduct the taxes from the salaries and deposit them in the BBMP’s account
Politics9, Apr 2019, 1:07 PM IST
Kolar JDS leader supports BJP, dares party to suspend him
Upset over the JDS-Congress rule in Karnataka and the negligence from the leaders, many JDS supporters have decided to support BBMP corporator and BJP candidate Muniswamy in Malur. The leaders not only welcomed the state BJP president Yeddyurappa in Malur but also shook hands with him and later dared the JDS leaders to take action against them
India11, Mar 2019, 7:49 PM IST
Trouble in Karnataka BJP: Yeddyurappa's man Katta Subramanya Naidu, Ashoka involved in verbal spat
With the party trying to bring back leaders from the Congress, the BJP leader and close confidante of Yeddyurappa, Katta Subramanya Naidu is said to have engaged in verbal dual with Ashoka. The spat reportedly is due to Ashoka's efforts to rope in M Gopi and Saravana, former BBMP corporators, from Shivajinagar Assembly segments
India2, Feb 2019, 2:03 PM IST
First in India: Fuel from garbage lights up Bengaluru buildings, streets; BBMP saves Rs 9 lakh
Bengaluru's Yediyur ward has set a precedent by generating 250 kilowatt power from garbage. Out of 250 kilowatts, 150 KV will be used to light up 17 Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) office buildings, 13 parks and street lights in a 3-kilometre radius. By generating power from garbage fuel, BBMP will save Rs 9 lakh monthly power bills
India27, Jan 2019, 3:40 PM IST
Republic Day: Bengaluru mayor cleans messy walls in city
Bengaluru mayor Gangambike Mallikarjuna and deputy mayor Bhadre Gowda were seen the cleaning walls near Bengaluru's KR Market
India16, Dec 2018, 6:41 PM IST
Vijay Diwas: Karnataka government names road after late Major Akshay Girish Kumar
In honour of the sacrifice of Major Akshay Girish Kumar, BBMP, Karnataka's civic body has named a road in Yelahanka after him, who was killed in terrorist attack at Nagrota in November 2016
India7, Dec 2018, 1:00 PM IST
NGT slaps Karnataka government with Rs 50 crore fine for failing to protect lakes
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has slapped a fine of Rs 50 crore on Karnataka government and has also directed BBMP to pay Rs 25 crore to Central Pollution Control Board CPCB for failure in protecting city lakes and keeping rajakaluves (stormwater drains) clear from encroachments. Namma Bengaluru Foundation has been pursuing the case.
India9, Nov 2018, 10:09 AM IST
Bengaluru municipality embarrassed for allowing shooting of film in its premises
Karnataka BJP spokesperson Prakash S alleged that the crew of the Tamil movie Imaikkaa Nodigal covered the Kempegowda emblem and the Palike board to convert it into a CBI office for their film. The municipal authority is not ruling out the possibility entirely.