Electronic City Schools
July 2017 Press News on Electronic City
29 July 2017 NIE 
Three men behind jewellery shop robbery arrested
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2017/jul/29/three-men-behind-jewellery-shop-robbery-arrested-1635197.html
Pawan Jewellers in Hongasandra on Begur main road

28 July 2017  
Dispute over cable shifting delays 22-km alternative road to KIA
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/dispute-over-cable-shifting-delays-22-km-alternative-road-to-kia/articleshow/59797681.cms
on a 2 km stretch in Begur village

27 July 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
Selfie death in Bannerghatta Park
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/youth-crushed-to-death-by-elephants-while-clicking-selfie/articleshow/59778151.cms
Abhilash V (28) was trampled by elephant

25 July 2017 Deccan Chronicle 
AIADMK to sue Roopa Moudgil if she doesn't withdraw charges
http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/250717/will-sue-roopa-moudgil-if-she-doesnt-withdraw-charges-aiadmk.html
party claims that Sasikala is class 1 prisoner

26 July 2017 TOI 
DIG Roopa saw Sasikala enjoying facilities in jail
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/i-saw-differential-treatment-for-sasikala-in-prison-the-whole-corridor-left-to-her-dig-roopa/articleshow/59763144.cms
Sasikala enjoys 5 rooms, LED TV and a cook...

25 July 2017 Asianet 
SI provides VIP treatment to Sasikala?
http://newsable.asianetnews.tv/karnataka/si-rewarded-with-site-and-cash-for-providing-vip-treatment-to-sasikala
SI Gajaraj Makanur, Central Prison, Parappana Agrahara

25 July 2017 TOI 
NICE Road users protest 33% toll hike
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/nice-road-users-protest-33-toll-hike/articleshow/59749978.cms
over 500 farmers and activists protest

25 July 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
Please shut this school outside my bar, your Honour !
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/cover-story/help-theres-a-school-outside-my-bar-please-shut-it-your-honour-/articleshow/59744780.cms
HC asked bar-owner to pay a fine of Rs.25,000 to school in Begur

23 July 2017 Deccan Herald 
Doubling Yeshwantpur-Hosur line sure to help
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/624215/doubling-yeshwantpur-hosur-line-sure.html
Lack of last-mile connectivity

22 July 2017 Financial Express 
TCS, HCL and Wipro hit by tougher Singapore work visa rules
http://www.financialexpress.com/industry/after-us-h1b-setback-tech-majors-infosys-tcs-hcl-and-wipro-hit-by-tougher-singapore-work-visa-rules/774846/
one-third of the Singapore workforce is foreign

22 July 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
Train stoppers in a spot
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/cover-story/trainstoppers-are-in-a-spot/articleshow/59704965.cms
blocking train may attract imprisonment for up to 2 years

22 July 2017 TOI 
Corporates to adopt Namma Metro stations
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/biocon-infosys-to-adopt-namma-metro-stations/articleshow/59705794.cms
Infosys and Biocon

21 July 2017 The Hindu 
Electronic City flyover to be closed at night for repairs
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/electronic-city-flyover-to-be-closed-at-night-for-repairs/article19325403.ece
for servicing of the expansion joints

21 July 2017  
Infosys mulls to fund 80-100 crore on proposed electronic city Metro
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2017/jul/21/bengaluru-infosys-mulls-to-fund-80-100-crore-on-proposed-electronic-city-metro-1631544.html
for station at Electronics City

21 July 2017  
A gender twist to Khosla ka Ghosla
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/cover-story/a-gender-twist-to-khosla-ka-ghosla/articleshow/59689820.cms
in Jigani area

18 July 2017  
Quitting Infosys in 2014 biggest regret
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/ites/narayana-murthy-says-he-regrets-quitting-as-infosys-chairman/articleshow/59635649.cms
Narayana Murthy slammed Infosys’ board for poor governance

17 July 2017  
Yesvantpur-Hosur train runs late, angry passengers protest
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/passengers-between-yesvantpur-hosur-protest-again-stop-morning-train/article19296273.ece
those working in Electronic City reached late in Heelalige, Carmelaram, Bellandur

17 July 2017  
A woman's nine-year quest for a driver's licence
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/a-womans-nine-year-quest-for-a-drivers-licence/article19297354.ece
latest visit to Electronic City RTO

17 July 2017  
Student by Dey, drone tester by night
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/cover-story/student-by-dey-drone-tester-by-night-meet-citys-own-high-flyer/articleshow/59623681.cms?
Rohit Dey (20), calls himself the unofficial drone test pilot

14 July 2017  
Techies hit the track, demand tweaks to suburban trains
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/techies-hit-the-track-demand-tweaks-to-suburban-trains/articleshow/59581142.cms
for better utilization

14 July 2017  
Youth accuses hospital of murdering his mother
http://www.ibtimes.co.in/youth-accuses-bangalore-hospital-murdering-his-mother-sorrowful-facebook-post-734735
Fortis hospital on Bannerghatta Road

4 July 2017  
Water contamination alert in HSR Layout after pipeline breaks
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2017/jul/14/water-contamination-alert-in-hsr-layout-after-pipeline-breaks-1628466.html
BBMP made public announcement in 3rd sector

13 July 2017  
School denies admission to girl who needs leave for treatment
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/school-denies-admission-to-girl-who-needs-leave-for-treatment/articleshow/59571245.cms
Gnana Bindu Vidyalaya, Bannerghatta Road

11 July 2017  
Land grab: complaint against revenue officials for inaction
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/622073/land-grab-complaint-against-revenue.html
for failing to act against govt land grabbers in Dodda Thogur

08 July 2017  
Govt. issues notice to NICE on toll hike
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/govt-issues-notice-to-nice-on-toll-hike/article19242192.ece
NICE did not take State Govt approval !

07 July 2017  
Gambusia fish released in 3 lakes to check dengue
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2017/jul/07/gambusia-fish-released-in-3-lakes-to-check-dengue-1625309.html
Begur and other lkes in Bommanahalli zone

06 July 2017  
NICE Road hikes tolls
http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-karnataka/nice-road-joins-other-big-tollways-in-raising-rates/article19218871.ece
Cars to pay Rs.40 from Hosur Rd to Bannerghatta Rd

06 July 2017  
E-Commerce company Zefo fires woman ...
http://www.thenewsminute.com/article/e-commerce-company-zefo-fires-bengaluru-woman-after-news-reports-her-lesbian-wedding-64768
after media reports

06 July 2017  
Fighting all odds, two women get wedded in Koramangala
http://indianexpress.com/article/lifestyle/life-style/fighting-all-odds-two-bengaluru-women-ties-knot-parents-file-police-complaint-after-coming-to-know-about-their-wedding-4738706/
Parents file police complaint

05 July 2017 TOI 
Toll rates revised on Electronics City Expressway
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/take-note-toll-rates-revised-on-electronics-city-e-way/articleshow/59449676.cms
2 wheelers Rs 15 to 20. Cars Rs 65 to 70.

05 July 2017  
BBMP offers Anekal property to defence dept for land swap
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/620974/bbmp-offers-anekal-property-defence.html
BBMP wants to use defence land in city for development projects

04 July 2017  
States can denotify roads and allow bars
http://www.firstpost.com/india/sc-ban-on-liquor-outlets-court-says-no-harm-in-denotifying-city-roads-as-national-highways-3774403.html
flip-flop by the Supreme Court !

04 July 2017 The Hindu 
College moves HC against BU notice
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/college-moves-hc-against-bu-notice/article19210453.ece
BTM First Grade College at Kudlu Gate

04 July 2017  
Neglected Basapura lake is dying in Bengaluru
http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/in-other-news/040716/neglected-basapura-lake-is-dying-in-bengaluru.html
choked by plastic waste, water overflows on to neaby roads

04 July 2017  
Four of a debt-ridden family end lives
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/620593/four-debt-ridden-family-end.html
in Hongasandra, Bommanahalli

04 July 2017 The Hindu 
Flash strike by BMTC workers leaves commuters in the lurch
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/flash-strike-by-bmtc-workers-leaves-commuters-in-the-lurch/article19205917.ece
for suspension of conductors not issuing tickets

03 July 2017 Bangalore Mirror 
Tree cutter takes the green route
http://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/tree-cutter-takes-the-green-route/articleshow/59415273.cms
L Devaraj, a native of Yamare in Anekal taluk

02 July 2017  
Youths stole bikes to lead life in the fast lane
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/620387/youths-stole-bikes-lead-life.html
Students and techie stole high end bikes from E-City, HSR, BTM, Madiwala

01 July 2017  
Metro work on Bommasandra–Silk Board stretch to be done by 2020
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/metro-work-on-bommasandrasilk-board-stretch-to-be-done-by-2020/article19190329.ece
three lakh employees travel on this stretch

01 July 2017  
BBMP asks BMRCL to translocate 250 trees
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/bbmp-asks-bmrcl-to-translocate-250-trees/article19196004.ece
28 trees to be felled

01 July 2017  
BBMP to share cost of rail-cum-road flyover at Silk Board with BMRCL
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/bbmp-to-share-cost-of-rail-cum-road-flyover-at-silk-board-with-bmrcl/article19193076.ece
from Ragigudda to Silk Board by 2020