Recent Press News on Electronic City
21 Mar 2015 NIE 
Apollo Hospital Told to Vacate in 3 Months
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Apollo-Hospital-Told-to-Vacate-in-3-Months/2015/03/21/article2723571.ece
from Bannerghatta Road

20 Mar 2015 NIE 
Life term for killing woman, child
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Life-Term-for-Killing-Woman-Child/2015/03/20/article2722158.ece
Anekal merchant burnt daughter-in-law and her child in 2012

19 Mar 2015 Deccan Herald 
Anekal Constables arrested for accepting bribe
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/466632/constables-arrested-accepting-bribe.html
from Attibele resident to release seized motor cycle

19 Mar 2015 The Hindu 
Permit violation: 101 vehicles seized
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/permit-violation-101-vehicles-seized/article7009162.ece
sent to the BMTC Depots of Electronics City & HSR

19 Mar 2015 Deccan Herald 
Officials given a month to revive lakes in Anekal
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/466461/officials-given-month-revive-lakes.html
lakes dying by illegal mining, encroachment & industrial effluents

18 Mar 2015 NDTV Profit 
H-1B Workers Have Minimal Skills: Infosys Whistleblower
http://profit.ndtv.com/budget/h-1b-workers-have-minimal-skills-infosys-whistleblower-747608
Jack B Palmer whose visa fraud case against Infosys was settled for $34 millions

18 Mar 2015 Deccan Herald 
Software engineer killed as lorry rams bike
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/466444/software-engineer-killed-lorry-rams.html
Prathap J Balan a Wipro employee, was killed at Parappana Agrahara

17 Mar 2015 TOI 
Womenn cabbies to ferry corporates from April 2
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/Woman-cabbies-to-ferry-corporates-from-April-2/articleshow/46588891.cms
wish autos are driven by women for aam aurats

16 Mar 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
Now pay auto fare based on Google Maps
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Now-pay-auto-fare-based-on-Google-Maps/articleshow/46576829.cms?
Prefixed centres to come up in Electronic City, HSR, Madivala, Koramangala

15 Mar 2015 Deccan Herald 
Watery grave for two children
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/465847/watery-grave-two-children.html
at Kodichikkanahalli in Madivala police limits

13 Mar 2015 Citizen Matters 
Permit for eatery in residential zone provokes protests
http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/articles/permit-for-eatery-in-koramangala-bbmp-targets-citizens
in Koramangala 3rd block

12 Mar 2015 Business Standard 
Pollution control board probes foul smell at Biocon plant
http://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/pollution-control-board-probes-foul-smell-at-biocon-plant-115031201107_1.html
after a complaint by RTI activist

11 Mar 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
SEO shunted out a day before factory inspection
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/crime/SEO-shunted-out-a-day-before-factory-inspection/articleshow/46521249.cms
for reporting violation of environment guidelines by Biocon

10 Mar 2015 Deccan Herald 
House panel says NICE violated toll pact
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/464502/house-panel-says-nice-violated.html
collected toll illegally since 2012

10 Mar 2015 The Hindu 
Two Anekal boys drown at Muthathi
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/two-anekal-boys-drown-at-muthathi/article6976995.ece
S. Sandeep (13) and M. Gowtham (10) from Arehalli

09 Mar 2015 The Hindu 
Bannerghatta park staffer attacked by lion
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/bannerghatta-park-staffer-attacked-by-lion/article6974858.ece
fence in the safari zone gave way

08 Mar 2015 The Hindu 
Mobile app comes in handy for police
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/mobile-app-comes-in-handy-for-police/article6970593.ece
jewel thief a resident of Anekal

07 Mar 2015 The Hindu 
Man kills physically challenged brother over property row
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/man-kills-physically-challenged-brother-over-property-row/article6966378.ece
residents of Parappana Agrahara

07 Mar 2015 Deccan Herald 
Nightmare on Bannerghatta Road
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/464077/nightmare-bannerghatta-road.html
no subway or skywalk for safe crossing

05 Mar 2015 TOI 
Chennai-Bengaluru corridor to get aero hub
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Chennai-Bengaluru-corridor-to-get-aero-hub/articleshow/46462789.cms


05 Mar 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
Cross roads at your own risk
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Cross-roads-at-your-own-risk/articleshow/46460365.cms?
Reality check on crossing junctions

04 Mar 2015 The Hindu 
Commuting to Electronics City to become easy, fast
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/commuting-to-electronics-city-to-become-easy-fast/article6956946.ece
9 buses to Electronic City via NICE Road

04 Mar 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
Women-only buses to Electronics City
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Women-only-buses-to-Electronics-City/articleshow/46435479.cms?
between Silk Board and Electronics City during peak hours

03 Mar 2015 Deccan Herald 
Enough water in Cauvery, but not a drop for 110 villages
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/462919/enough-water-cauvery-not-drop.html
may get worse in Summer

03 Feb 2015 Deccan Herald 
Where harvesting heart has become a habit
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/462705/where-harvesting-heart-has-become.html
Baje, a daily wage worker, met with an accident at the Hosur Road Junction

28 Feb 2015 The Hindu 
Two garment shops raided
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/two-garment-shops-raided/article6945365.ece
in bommanahalli, for selling local apparels under reputed brand names

26 Feb 2015 The Hindu 
Crop-raiding elephants bane of farmers
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/cropraiding-elephants-bane-of-farmers/article6934825.ece?homepage=true
Forest Department had tried to drive them back to Bannerghatta National Park

25 Feb 2015 Indian Express 
Police trap man attempting to extort money from heart doctor
http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/bangalore/police-trap-man-attempting-to-extort-money-from-heart-doctor/
Specialist in Narayana Hrudayalaya filed complaint with Electronic City police

25 Feb 2015 The Hindu 
Truck driver bashed up
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/truck-driver-bashed-up/article6932730.ece
near Electronic City toll gate

25 Feb 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
160 buildings set to be razed for Metro
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/civic/160-buildings-set-to-be-razed-for-Metro/articleshow/27193229.cms
from RV Road to Bommasandra via Central Silk Board

24 Feb 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
New mother kicked on busy road in broad daylight
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/crime/New-mother-kicked-on-busy-road-in-broad-daylight/articleshow/46347758.cms?
by goons on Bannerghatta Road

23 Feb 2015 Economic Times 
Water tanker's stranglehold this year as well
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/bengalureans-will-have-to-suffer-the-water-tankers-stranglehold-over-the-city-this-year-as-well/articleshow/46339807.cms
tanker mafia in Electronic City

23 Feb 2015 The Hindu 
Bid to break open ATM on hospital premises
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/bid-to-break-open-atm-on-hospital-premises/article6926932.ece
on the Apollo Hospital premises on Bannerghatta Road

23 Feb 2015 DNA 
Civic bodies fail to restore Lake View Road
http://www.iamin.in/en/bangalore-south/news/civic-bodies-fail-restore-lake-view-road-irks-residents-53826
This road near Madiwala Lake, BTM Layout was dug up by BWSSB

22 Feb 2015 Deccan Herald 
Hoax bomb scare in Anekal
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/461304/hoax-bomb-scare-chandapura-market.html
in the Saturday market, Chandapura

22 Feb 2015 The Hindu 
Auto driver helps police solve case, felicitated
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/auto-driver-helps-police-solve-case-felicitated/article6920946.ece
36 yr old fatally knocked by mini-bus in Bommasandra

22 Feb 2015 The Hindu 
Businessman robbed on Begur Road
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/businessman-robbed-on-begur-road/article6920974.ece
Resident of Singasandra attacked by 3 men on Begur main road

21 Feb 2015 Deccan Herald 
Engineering student stabs classmate over love affair
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/461103/engineering-student-stabs-classmate-over.html
in PESIT on Hosur Road, Bangalore South

18 Feb 2015 The Hindu 
Leopard killed in accident in Bengaluru
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/leopard-killed-in-accident-in-bengaluru/article6909296.ece
on NICE Road

17 Feb 2015 NIE 
Gang chases, hacks trader to death
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/460483/gang-chases-hacks-trader-death.html
Venkatshiva (42), of AECS Layout was hacked on the busy Hosur Road

16 Feb 2015 NIE 
Railways direct Loco Pilots to go slow on Anekal stretch
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Railways-Direct-Loco-Pilots-to-go-Slow-on-Anekal-Stretch/2015/02/16/article2671026.ece
at 10 kmph for 400 m near Bidaregere village before Hosur

15 Feb 2015 The Hindu 
Infosys fined again for delay in delivering services
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/infosys-fined-again-for-delay-in-delivering-services/article6897240.ece
Rs.3.52 Cr has been slapped by BESCOM (Bangalore Electricity Supply Company)

15 Feb 2015 The Hindu 
Going that extra mile for a good bargain
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/going-that-extra-mile-for-a-good-bargain/article2896214.ece
Saturday market in Chandapura

13 February 2015 CitizenMatters 
Train accident near Anekal kills 9
http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/articles/train-accident-near-anekal-kills-9-injures-16-people
Bangalore-Ernakulam Intercity Express hit a fallen boulder on track

12 February 2015 The Hindu 
Couple dupes private bank of Rs. 16.15 cr
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/couple-dupes-private-bank-of-rs-1615-cr/article6884547.ece
Directors of Sujan Precision Components Pvt. Ltd. in Bommasandra Industrial Area

10 February 2015 NIE 
Panel Formed to Monitor Anekal Lakes
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Panel-Formed-to-Monitor-Anekal-Lakes/2015/02/10/article2661517.ece
238 lakes in Anekal taluk.

09 February 2015 Economic Times 
BWSSB finds 150 MLD extra water in Bengaluru
http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2015-02-10/news/59005463_1_bwssb-mld-110-villages
to supply to 110 villages in BBMP limits

09 February 2015 The Hindu 
BMTC buses get alarms for women
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/bmtc-buses-get-alarms-for-women/article6870062.ece
victims of harassment can alert the driver now

09 February 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
Cops look to One Way to ease Hosur Road traffic woes
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Cops-look-to-One-Way-to-ease-Hosur-Road-traffic-woes/articleshow/46168411.cms?


09 February 2015 Economic Times 
Wipro clarifies Azim Premji's remarks on water scarcity
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/wipro-clarifies-azim-premjis-remarks-on-water-scarcity/articleshow/46175683.cms
on having to evacuate Bengaluru within next ten years

09 February 2015 Deccan Herald 
Woman dies, husband critical following mysterious  self-immolation
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/458580/woman-dies-husband-critical-following.html
in Hebbagodi police limits

06 February 2015 TOI 
Elephants express anger after one is killed in road accident
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Elephants-express-anger-after-one-is-killed-in-road-accident/articleshow/46139083.cms
by an over speeding car on the Krishnagiri-Hosur NH

06 February 2015 NDTV 
Thousands protest on Bengaluru streets against Delhi Church attacks
http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/thousands-protest-on-bengaluru-streets-against-delhi-church-attacks-737546
began at the St John's College of Nursing off Hosur Road

06 February 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
ORR corridor will continue to suffer power cuts till 2016
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/ORR-corridor-will-continue-to-suffer-power-cuts-till-2016/articleshow/46071413.cms
Electronics City, Chandapura, Jigani affected

04 February 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
Bommanahalli to get a new police station
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/crime/Bommanahalli-to-get-a-new-police-station/articleshow/46113176.cms?
currently under the jurisdiction of Madiwala police station

04 February 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
Techies ask Wipro to provide shuttle service to station
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Techies-ask-Wipro-to-provide-shuttle-service-to-station/articleshow/46113501.cms
Karmelaram and Heelalige

03 February 2015 The Hindu 
Gang of five blackmailers arrested
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/gang-of-five-blackmailers-arrested/article6852277.ece
victim filed a complaint with the Electronic city police

02 February 2015 Bangalore Mirror 
BMTC stands up to be counted, techies rejoice
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/BMTC-stands-up-to-be-counted-techies-rejoice/articleshow/46089701.cms
new set of services for techies in Electronic City and Sarjapura Road



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