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March 2017  




22 March 2017 Citizen Matters 
Collection racket at NICE road toll booths
http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/blogs/deepa-s-jottings/blog_posts/collection-racket-at-nice-road-toll-booths
When queue exceeds red line, no toll need be paid

21 March 2017 Deccan Herald 
76-yr-old retired banker jumps to his death
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/602354/76-yr-old-retired-banker.html
Ashok Mallapur, jumped from his 9th floor apartment in Poorva Heights, Bannerghatta Rd

20 March 2017 The Hindu 
Noted plastic surgeon commits suicide
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/noted-plastic-surgeon-commits-suicide/article17544090.ece
Ashok Raj Koul (54) was working in Sparsh Hospital, Narayana Health City

19 March 2017 Economic Times 
Infosys decides not to apply for H1B visas for junior staff
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/tech/ites/jolted-by-new-us-regulations-infosys-decides-not-to-apply-for-h-1b-visas-for-junior-staff/articleshow/57723123.cms
with under 4 years of experience

17 March 2017 TOI 
BJP leader walked into trap after accused sought his help to hospitalize mom
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/bjp-leader-walked-into-trap-after-accused-sought-his-help-to-hospitalize-mom/articleshow/57677916.cms


17 March 2017 Deccan Herald 
5 more detained in BJP functionary's murder case
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/601758/5-more-detained-bjp-functionarys.html


16 March 2017  
Fake college exposed
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/fake-college-exposed/article17484794.ece
press does not name this fake college which has a branch in Bommanahalli

16 March 2017 NIE 
Toddler falls into sump, drowns
http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/karnataka/2017/mar/16/toddler-falls-into-sump-drowns-1581894.html
Varun (1.5 yr), resident of Weavers's Colony, Bannerghatta Rd

15 March 2017 The Hindu 
BJP leader's murder: Cong. councillor held
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/bjp-leaders-murder-cong-councillor-held/article17469189.ece
Bommanhalli Town Municipal Council member, Sarojamma and her son Manju

15 March 2017 NIE 
CM orders CID probe into fraud by TGS Constructions, Dreamz GK/Infra and Gruha Kalyan
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2017/mar/15/chief-minister-orders-cid-probe-into-fraud-over-land-deals-1581530.html
Sachin Naik showed under construction sites of other builders in E-City, Anekal, HSR

15 March 2017 TOI 
Pay property tax or lose assets: BBMP
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/pay-property-tax-or-lose-assets-bbmp/articleshow/57641350.cms
assets at homes or offices can be confiscated !

14 March 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
Now, a vertical garden is growing on Hosur Road too
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/cover-story/now-a-vertical-garden-is-growing-on-hosur-road-too/articleshow/57637626.cms
under the Elevated Expressway

14 March 2017  
BJP leader hacked to death on Hosur Road
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/bjp-leader-hacked-to-death-on-hosur-road/articleshow/57639335.cms


13 March 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
This is how PG centres can be made safe
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/this-is-how-pg-centres-can-be-made-safe/articleshow/57622277.cms?
Licensing, CCTV, Night Patrolling etc.

13 March 2017 Deccan Herald 
Residents protest as BBMP skips KCDC grievance meet
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/601224/residents-protest-bbmp-skips-kcdc.html
BBMP health officials had to attend BBMP council meeting

13 March 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
Exempt us from the toll, BMTC tells government
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/Exempt-us-from-the-toll-BMTC-tells-government/articleshow/57622132.cms
is paying Rs 6 crore to Rs 7 crore per year as toll

10 March 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
Shocking! Sexual predators on prowl as PG homes turn sitting ducks
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/shocking-sexual-predators-on-prowl-as-pg-homes-turn-sitting-ducks/articleshow/57582020.cms?


10 March 2017 ForbesIndia 
The discord at Infosys and the need to get back to work
http://www.forbesindia.com/article/boardroom/the-discord-at-infosys-and-the-need-to-get-back-to-work/46229/1
the management finds itself in a public spat with the company's founder NR Narayana Murthy.

09 March 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
Cops knew Reddy was depraved and violent; kept quiet
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/cops-knew-reddy-was-depraved-and-violent-kept-quiet/articleshow/57563928.cms?


09 March 2017 Livemint 
H1B visa: Wipro's Azim Premji meets IT minister
http://www.livemint.com/Industry/VHmzJfuj1rOCWMhaAAhFBM/H1B-visa-Wipros-Azim-Premji-meets-IT-minister-over-propose.html
over proposed changes in the H1B visa norms in the US

08 March 2017 Economic Times 
Metro Phase II completion could be in 2022
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/transportation/railways/it-is-official-metro-phase-ii-completion-could-be-in-2022/articleshow/57530716.cms
supposed to be complete by 2020

March 2017  




02 March 2017  
Pothole Raja Has Fixed Over 200 Potholes
http://www.thebetterindia.com/89771/bengaluru-pothole-raja/
launched with a pilot project in Electronic City

02 March 2017  
Man held for robbing valuables worth Rs 72 lakh from PGs, houses
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/man-held-for-robbing-valuables-worth-rs-72-lakh-from-pgs-houses/articleshow/57436572.cms
Sumeer Sharma (32) opened a store to sell his stolen goods



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