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January 2018  




13 January 2018  
In jail, V K Sasikala becomes a Kannada student
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/in-jail-v-k-sasikala-becomes-a-kannada-student/articleshow/62482087.cms
did not answer oral test questions

12 January 2018  
Infosys to bring down on-site employee numbers going forward
https://ultra.news/s-e/36546/infosys-bring-site-employee-numbers-going-forward/


12 January 2018  
Complaint against mall owners for chopping 15 trees
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2018/jan/12/complaint-against-mall-owners-for-chopping-15-trees-in-jp-nagar-1751541.html
Vega City Mall, JP Nagar allegedly had cut 15 Ashoka trees

11 January 2018 The Hindu  
HC restrains BBMP from acting against apartment complex
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/hc-restrains-bbmp-from-acting-against-apartment-complex/article22413130.ece
BBMP had withdrawn sanction of 600 flats in Arekere

11 January 2018 News Minute  
Man left with dead friend on highway after conductor throws them out
https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/tn-man-left-dead-friend-highway-after-heartless-bus-conductor-throws-them-out-74563
Veeran (54) died in bus near Hosur, while travelling from Bengaluru to Tiruvannamalai

10 January 2018 India Times  
Real-time info on buses will make wait at terminals less irksome
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/real-time-info-on-buses-will-make-wait-at-terminals-less-irksome/articleshow/62435337.cms
track arrivals and departures on real time basis

09 January 2018  
Namma Metro's Green Run to save 185 trees on Bannerghatta Road
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/cover-story/bangalore/cover-story/namma-metros-green-run-will-save-185-trees-on-bannerghatta-road/articleshow/62421414.cms
to transplant them in IIM-B campus

07 January 2018 The Quint 
Manual Scavenging Deaths: Techies & Businessmen Arrested
https://www.thequint.com/news/india/three-men-killed-manhole-posh-bengaluru-residential-colony
8 members of ND Sepals RWA in Somasundarpalya have been arrested

06 January 2018 Deccan Chronicle 
Jayadeva flyover demolition to begin by month-end: BMRCL
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/070118/jayadeva-flyover-demolition-to-begin-by-month-end-bmrcl.html
will take 2 and half months to complete

06 January 2018 Business Today 
US commerce body disproves of ending extensions of H-1B visas norms
http://www.businesstoday.in/current/economy-politics/us-commerce-body-disproves-of-ending-extensions-of-h1b-visas-norms/story/267468.html
calls it bad policy

06 January 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Man hacked to death in broad daylight
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/bangalore/crime/man-hacked-to-death-in-broad-daylight/articleshow/62384997.cms
Satish Reddy (28), a Congress party worker was killed in Bingipura

05 January 2018 The Hindu 
Lalbagh rock marred by garbage
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/lalbagh-rock-marred-by-garbage/article22368506.ece
3000-million-year-old rock formation

05 January 2018 Deccan Herald 
Fatal crashes on flyover prompt police crackdown on parking
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/651935/fatal-crashes-flyover-prompt-police.html
on Elevated expressway, Hosur Road

04 January 2018 TOI 
2 techies die as car rams truck on Nice Road
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/2-techies-die-as-car-rams-truck-on-nice-road/articleshow/62357829.cms
near Kengeri

03 January 2018 Deccan Herald  
Biker run over by van on Hosur Road flyover
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/651726/biker-run-over-van-hosur.html
Tejaswi Ponnapalli (32), employee of HP in Electronic City

02 January 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Attibele police on a roll
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/bangalore/crime/attibele-cops-are-on-a-roll/articleshow/62329156.cms
gift rowdies with saplings and books

01 January 2018 The Hindu 
Bommanahalli Gram Panchayat members kidnapped
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/bommanahalli-gram-panchayat-members-kidnapped/article22340218.ece
by rival group. Fresh elections likely.

January 2018  




January 2018  




29 December 2017 NIE 
Woman and paramour kill her daughter for better life
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2017/dec/29/woman-paramour-kill-her-daughter-for-better-life-1739327.html
Annapurna (2) strangled and dumped in AG Layout, Attibele

28 December 2017 Zee News 
Dinakaran meets 'silent' aunt Sasikala in jail
http://zeenews.india.com/chennai/dinakaran-meets-silent-aunt-sasikala-in-jail-2070482.html
after his victory in the by-election

26 December 2017 TOI 
BBMP uses rubber sheets to lay durable roads
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/bbmp-uses-rubber-sheets-to-lay-durable-roads/articleshow/62245260.cms
Bituninous rubber sheets instead of sand gravel mixture

25 December 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
BBMP suspends white topping
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/civic/bangalore/civic/bbmp-suspends-white-topping/articleshow/62233909.cms
after citizen complaints of traffic jams

26 December 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
Gang offered lifts to lone commuters on Hosur Road and robbed them
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/bangalore/others/road-to-robbing-hood/articleshow/62244225.cms
arrested members are residents of Hosur

23 December 2017 The Hindu 
Cook held on charge of killing room-mate
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/cook-arrested-on-charge-of-killing-room-mate-in-bengaluru/article22271883.ece
M R Devaraj (32) killed Channegowda in Madiwala graveyard

20 December 2017 Deccan Herald 
Green warriors gather, fight to save Gottigere lake
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/649128/green-warriors-gather-fight-save
residents deweed and clean the lake every weekend



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