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Streetlights switched on, working on elevated tollway

Following the Bangalore Mirror report stating Bangalore Elevated Tollway Limited (BETL) was allegedly turning off the streetlights on the elevated tollway on Hosur Road to save money that was leading to fatal accidents (Kill Bill, August 29), it was ...

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Wanna go to Hampi? Head to Peenya

From September 10, buses to 20 of Karnataka's 30 dis tricts, located in North West, North-East and central Karnataka will operate out of the Peenya satellite bus stand. This is a major step the KSRTC has taken to decongest the central bus stand at ...

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Outsourced, and so no blood on anyone's hands

When BM quizzed former state police chief L Revannasiddaiah if there was a standard operating procedure for armed security guards to follow while on duty, he said, "The main problem is that most of these security guards belonging to private security ...

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App that rewards you for shooting civic issues

BANGALORE: For the youth of the city who like to click photos on smartphones endlessly, there's a new app with social conscience and promises of rewards. Do you see a problem — traffic violation, garbage pile-up, or any other civic issue — around you?

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Pet Puja: Yoga for your dog?

Pet Puja: Yoga for your dog? By Sindhoor PangalSindhoor Pangal, Bangalore Mirror Bureau | Sep 1, 2014, 09.48 PM IST. Tweet. Share on Linkedin ... See how your dog solves this problem. I am quite sure that if you all wrote back to me with what your dog ...

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Indian-Born Researcher at Stanford Wins Prestigious Award

Bangalore: Himanshu Asnani, 27, an Indian-born mathematics researcher at Stanford University Electrical Engineering School in the US, is the winner of the Marconi Society Paul Baran young scholar award for 2014. ... Named after Nobel laureate Guglielmo ...

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Resident Rendezvoyeur: Riding on the past

"My great-grandfather, the late Hydan Ramchand Bohra, arrived in Bangalore around 1880 on a camel in a military caravan," says Arun Kumar. Originally from Beawar town in Rajasthan, they were the first in the Marwari Jain community to settle here and he ...

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Come 2015, Indian Open will be a European affair

MUMBAI: In a move that can give Indian golf a big push, the national open will be a European Tour event beginning 2015. The Indian Open, which was till now an Asian Tour sanctioned tournament, will be part of the European season with an enhanced prize ...

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Saina Nehwal to split with Pullela Gopichand, train with Vimal Kumar

The combination of Pullela Gopichand and Saina Nehwal, which brought laurels to the country and made badminton more than a recreational sport, is reportedly splitting, at least for now. It is learned that the 2012 Olympic bronze medallist Saina, who ...

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My records not meant to be broken: Usain Bolt

On a more serious note, he said "Track and field is a weird sport. It's all about focus and mental capacity. It's hard to pick any one person but my coach thinks Justin Gatlin is good. Tyson Gay, Yohan Blake, so many guys are coming up. But I am not ...

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I am not as serious as I am made out to be: Sudeep

As he steps into his 41st year, Kannada actor Sudeep is perhaps the busiest he has ever been. Riding on the success of his latest film Maanikya, which he also directed, Sudeep is now captaining the Rockstars celebrity team in the Karnataka Premier ...

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Loss is gain

Kannada cine actor Vijay Raghavendra was over the moon on Monday when he, wife Spandana and son met actor Rajnikanth in Sagar, Shimoga district, where he was shooting for Rockline Venkatesh's movie. Vijay, a huge fan, had met the thalaiva seven years ...

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Homemade eBikes for Rs 18K apiece, anyone?

"I got this idea when I visited a toy showroom and saw a battery-operated dirt bike, and was left marvelling at the strides made by the Chinese in technology. Later I decided to do something similar, but in my own style. ... Then I found it difficult ...

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Our best chance

It has been 16 years since India won an Asian Games gold. But when the team travels to Incheon, South Korea, for the competition their eyes are bound to be on what that top piece of silverware could fetch them — a spot at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de ...

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The Cosmopolitisation of Chennai

I had gone to Chennai for a business meeting—and the four men I was meeting were all Tamilians, though one had spent much of his life in the North, and the other was settled in Bangalore. So I couldn't help but ask. I had always assumed that Chennai ...

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Trying situation for Vijay Mallya 'king of good times'

Kingfisher Airline's troubles had seen Mallya appear before a magistrate court in Bangalore in July seeking bail in three criminal cases filed by the income-tax department on the carrier's alleged failure to remit tax deducted at source (TDS). While ...

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Campaign to governance, Modi's still growing strong on Facebook

Facebooks says his engagement is most in Delhi, UP, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Gujarat. “While corruption was the primary poll plank for the BJP, it was not the number one issue on Facebook. The number one issue was jobs and that again maps on to the ...

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Saving lives mid-air

In 2013, Aviators India Pvt Ltd, established in 1994, grabbed headlines when, in the presence of French President Francois Hollande, it signed an order for seven EC135 helicopters with chopper major Eurocopter to be used for emergency medical services.

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Realty activities, vehicles shroud Bangalore in dust clouds

PM10 is more in Bangalore than in Chennai or Kochi because of various factors at play -- land use pattern, wind speed and direction and local activities cause these differences. In Bangalore, about 50% ... Weather changes aggravate the impact on people.".

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Narendra Modi gets a 'like' in 8-city poll

Thus, 82 per cent of those polled in Bangalore said the promise had been delivered but just 300-odd km away in Chennai a mere 2 per cent shared that view. In Kolkata too, less than one in three saw acche din as ... Despite the Congress crying foul at ...

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