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August 2014 Press News on Electronic City
28 August 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
Darkness on elevated expressway is a fast-track to death
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/Bangalore/Cover-story/Darkness-on-elevated-expressway-is-a-fast-track-to-death/articleshow/41113618.cms
Median needs to be repaired in the stretch between the eCity Phase-1 exit ramp and the Phase-2 BETL toll gate

28 August 2014 TOI 
Infosys buys 5-acre HP land for Rs 65cr
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tech/tech-news/Infosys-buys-5-acre-HP-land-for-Rs-65cr/articleshow/41128794.cms
abutting its Electronics City campus

27 August 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
After 14-year-old girl is married off, teen brother files FIR against own parents
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/cover-story/After-14-year-old-girl-is-married-off-unlettered-spunky-teen-brother-files-FIR-against-own-parents/articleshow/41023599.cms
Riyaz is a resident of Bismillahnagar, off Bannerghatta Road.

27 August 2014 Economic Times 
Hewlett Packard may axe 800 people in Bangalore after it loses grip on Bank of America account
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/jobs/hewlett-packard-may-axe-800-people-in-bangalore-after-it-loses-grip-on-bank-of-america-account/articleshow/41031232.cms


26 August 2014 The Hindu 
Chhota Shakeel aide Rashid Malbari jumps bail
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/chhota-shakeel-aide-rashid-malbari-jumps-bail/article6350961.ece
released from the Bangalore Central Prison at Parappana Agrahara on July 21

26 August 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
Metro hits Sagars, twice
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Metro-hits-Sagars-twice/articleshow/40871685.cms
lost property in phase I, now again in phase II

25 August 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
Auto drivers are law unto themselves
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/cover-story/Auto-drivers-are-law-unto-themselves/articleshow/40860912.cms
'THIS IS OUR LAIR, DON'T ASK TOO MANY QUESTIONS!'

25 August 2014 Economic Tmes 
Rishad Premji led investments bring big bucks to Wipro
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/ites/rishad-premji-led-investments-bring-big-bucks-to-wipro/articleshow/40861991.cms
Rishad, son of chairman Azim Premji led investments that generated 10 times returns

24 August 2014 The Hindu 
City's air dangerously polluted
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/1/article6347493.ece
Hosur Road exceeded the national limit by 191 per cent

23 August 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
Car salesman run over
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Car-salesman-run-over/articleshow/40860545.cms
at Veerasandra junction in Electronics City limits

23 August 2014 NIE 
House Father admits to hitting teen
http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/karnataka/House-Father-Admits-to-Hitting-Teen/2014/08/23/article2393889.ece
warden Ramesh, of Balakara Bala Bhavana on Hosur Road

22 August 2014 Economic Times 
Infosys grants Vishal Sikka 22,794 restricted stock units worth $1.3 million
http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2014-08-22/news/53112734_1_sikka-infosys-shares-first-non-founder-chief-executive
in addition to the $5 million or about Rs 30 crore salary

20 August 2014 TOI 
Run for life ends in death
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Run-for-life-ends-in-death/articleshow/40434903.cms
near Kudlu Gate on Hosur Road

19 August 2014 Deccan Chronicle 
Refund full amount to Vibgyor students: Department of Public Instruction
http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140819/nation-crime/article/refund-full-amount-vibgyor-students-department-public-instruction
management reportedly denying refund

19 August 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
Everyday hero helped nab rapist
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/crime/Everyday-hero-helped-nab-rapist/articleshow/40381120.cms
Contractor, K Venkatesh, 42, was eyewitness

19 August 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
Eve-teasers pelt stones at girl's house
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/Eve-teasers-Pelt-Stones-at-Girl%E2%80%99s-House/2014/08/19/article2387030.ece
in Hebbagodi

16 August 2014 TOI 
280 rescued from marooned college
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/280-Rescued-From-Marooned-College/2014/08/16/article2382080.ece
PES College off Hosur Road

16 August 2014 TOI 
PESIT campus flooded
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/pesit-campus-flooded/article6321886.ece


16 August 2014 TOI 
85-yr-old woman raped by 35-year-old man
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/95-yr-old-woman-raped-by-35-year-old-man/articleshow/40312910.cms
on Independence Day, in Nayanappanahalli near Begur, between Hosur Rd & Bannerghatta Rd

16 August 2014 TOI 
Around 60 shoppers fleeced by supermarket staff, claim cops
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Around-60-shoppers-fleeced-by-supermarket-staff-claim-cops/articleshow/40312943.cms
Hyper City Mall on Bannerghatta Road

15 August 2014 Deccan Chronicle 
Despite BBMP warning, unauthorised ads rise
http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140815/nation-current-affairs/article/despite-bbmp-warning-unauthorised-ads-rise
BBMP lodges 4 cases in Bommanahalli zone

15 August 2014 TOI 
4 supermarket staffers held for extorting Rs 1L from shopper
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/4-supermarket-staffers-held-for-extorting-Rs-1L-from-shopper/articleshow/40294209.cms
Hyper City Mall in Bannerghatta Road

14 August 2014 TOI 
High Court orders IRC to inspect Chennai-Bangalore NH
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/high-court-orders-irc-to-inspect-chennaibangalore-nh/article6315473.ece
collecting toll while NHAI carrying out repairs at 45 places

13August 2014 TOI 
Bangalore to get free WiFi facility in 6 months
http://www.siliconindia.com/news/technology/Bangalore-To-Get-Free-WiFi-Facility-In-6-Months-nid-171050-cid-2.html


12 August 2014 Deccan Herald 
Supervisor of eatery held
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/425164/supervisor-eatery-held.html
BTM ring road Adyar Anand Bhavan: hidden camera in women's washroom

12 August 2014 Deccan Herald 
Man killed in serial accident in Bangalore
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/425174/man-killed-serial-accident-bangalore.html
at a traffic signal at Veerasandra Industrial Estate on NH7

12 August 2014 TOI 
Bangalore teacher abused at least 7 girls for 45 days
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/City/Bangalore/Bangalore-teacher-abused-at-least-7-girls-for-45-days/articleshow/40073407.cms
Chandramouli (64), part-time teacher

10 August 2014 TOI 
After Outing, BPO Employee Crushes Blackmailer Under Car
http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/karnataka/After-Outing-BPO-Employee-Crushes-Blackmailer-Under-Car/2014/08/10/article2372540.ece
employee at a call centre in Electronics City

10 August 2014 TOI 
RTE seats unfilled as schools fob off poor kids
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/RTE-seats-unfilled-as-schools-fob-off-poor-kids/articleshow/39965315.cms
St.Xavier's and Vibgyor refused to give RTE seats

09 August 2014 TOI 
In IT parks, it helps if your CV includes expertise in handling snakes
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/snakes-in-it-parks/article6296656.ece
like Nitin Shenoy in Wipro, Electronic City

08 August 2014 Economic Times 
Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka okays 5,000 promotions
http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2014-08-08/news/52594306_1_vishal-sikka-former-sap-board-member-founder-narayana-murthy
to improve employee morale

06 August 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
College hostel marooned in muck-water moat
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/College-hostel-marooned-in-muck-water-moat/articleshow/39700705.cms?
barrier separating PES hostel and a drain collapsed

06 August 2014 Citizen Matters 
Crossing Sony World signal to be made easier soon with elevated flyover
http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/articles/elevated-road-from-sony-world-to-kendriya-sadan-to-be-built-soon
Electronic City to Indiranagar route

06 August 2014 TOI 
Toll pushes up Vayu Vajra fare by Rs 5
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/City/Bangalore/Toll-pushes-up-Vayu-Vajra-fare-by-Rs-5/articleshow/39708478.cms
Maximum fare between Electronic City and BIA: Rs.300 + Rs.5

05 August 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
Garbage stink reaches Bangaloreans' backyard
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/civic/Garbage-stink-reaches-Bangaloreans-backyard/articleshow/39637438.cms
Akshayanagar, off IIM on Bannerghatta Road

05 August 2014 Economic Times 
Infosys backs CBDT’s decision on manpower deployment, Wipro & TCS oppose directive
http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2014-08-05/news/52471134_1_sez-unit-tax-deductions-software-industry
directive on manpower deployment

04 August 2014 Deccan Herald 
High Court notice to govt over illegal mining by DKS family
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/423638/high-court-notice-govt-over.html
Lokayukta reported forest encroachment

04 August 2014 Deccan Herald 
Case registered against Sri Sri school teacher
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/423674/case-registered-against-sri-sri.html
Arifulla D., PT in Sri Sri Ravishankar Vidyamandir

02 August 2014 Deccan Chronicle 
Vibgyor new rule angers parents
http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140802/nation-current-affairs/article/bengaluru-rape-case-vibgyor-parents-told-pay-shadow-teachers
Concept of shadow teachers with onus on parents

01 August 2014 NITI Central 
Smart Cities must be about People, not Buildings
http://www.niticentral.com/2014/08/01/smart-cities-must-be-about-people-not-buildings-235039.html
Well said!