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Recent Press News on Electronic City
25 May 2016 Deccan Herald 
Polls soon for Electronics City authority
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/548329/polls-soon-electronics-city-authority.html
to elect members to the ELCITA council

24 May 2016 The Hindu 
Many offer to adopt baby girl abandoned in BMTC bus
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/many-offer-to-adopt-baby-girl-abandoned-in-bmtc-bus/article8638350.ece
Majestic to Kudlu Gate bus

23 May 2016 NIE 
Three-month-old baby girl abandoned in BMTC bus
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Three-month-old-baby-girl-abandoned-in-BMTC-bus/2016/05/23/article3446497.ece
in Majestic to Kudlu Gate bus

22 May 2016  
12 ambulances for five highways
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/12-ambulances-for-five-highways/article8632145.ece
Hot spots: E-City, Hosur Rd, Chandapura, Anekal

22 May 2016 The Hindu 
Elderly man hit by bike died waiting for an ambulance
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/elderly-man-hit-by-bike-died-waiting-for-an-ambulance/article8632139.ece
in Electronic City

22 May 2016  
18-month-old sexually assaulted
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/18monthold-sexually-assaulted/article8632330.ece
will these monsters ever be punished?

21 May 2016  
Silk Board junction a mess once again
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Silk-Board-junction-a-mess-once-again/2016/05/21/article3443880.ece
even before the monsoons

21 May 2016 Business Standard 
Infosys steps up US hiring
http://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/infosys-steps-up-us-hiring-as-it-tries-to-become-visa-independent-116052001176_1.html
tries to become visa-independent

21 May 2016 TOI 
Unscientific speed breaker kills youth in south east Bengaluru
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/Unscientific-speedbreaker-kills-youth-in-south-east-Bengaluru/articleshow/52380681.cms
in Singasandra near Electronic City

21 May 2016 The Hindu  
Labourer found murdered
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/labourer-found-murdered/article8627825.ece


20 May 2016 Bangalore Mirror 
Amma's back... so will the Cauvery issue
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Ammas-back-so-will-the-Cauvery-issue/articleshow/52351239.cms
Hosur district transforming into an Industrial hub

20 May 2016 NDTV Profit 
Crorepati count at Infosys falls sharply by 50%
http://profit.ndtv.com/news/corporates/article-crorepati-count-at-infosys-falls-sharply-by-50-1408188
113 in FY15 to 54 in FY16

20 May 2016 Bangalore Mirror 
As they were fighting, I escaped - says Bhutanese
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Rape-attempt-As-they-were-fighting-I-escaped-says-Bhutanese/articleshow/52367763.cms
distressed by reports that claimed she was raped

19 May 2016 NIE 
Bhutanese girl knew all the 3 accused of rape
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Bhutanese-girl-knew-all-three-accused-of-rape/2016/05/19/article3440283.ece
in Celebrity Layout, Dodda Thogur

19 May 2016 Mumbai Mirror 
HC throws out Rs 500Cr defamation lawsuit against Azim Premji
http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/others/HC-throws-out-Rs-500Cr-defamation-lawsuit-against-Wipros-Azim-Premji/articleshow/52335326.cms
MD of Subhiksha not authorised

19 May 2016 The Hindu 
Man found hanging, wife suspects foul play
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/man-found-hanging-wife-suspects-foul-play/article8618084.ece
at Vaddarapalya in Attibele limits

18 May 2016 DNA India 
40-year-old man killed in fight over a seat on bus
http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report-bengaluru-40-year-old-man-killed-in-fight-over-a-seat-on-bus-2213541
Hanumappa (40), was travelling from Electronics City to Kengeri

17 May 2016 Deccan Chronicle 
Dump. Burn. Pollute. Who cares in indifferent Bengaluru?
http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/170516/dump-burn-pollute-who-cares-in-indifferent-bengaluru.html
a vacant plot near Electronic City, adjacent to the NICE Road

17 May 2016 Business Insider 
Indian IT firms are spending more than ever on external subcontractors
http://www.businessinsider.in/Indian-IT-firms-external-subcontracts/articleshow/52307058.cms
Infosys, Wipro and TCS

17 May 2016 TOI 
Confusion over NoC hampers revival of lakes
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/Confusion-over-NoC-hampers-revival-of-lakes/articleshow/52317640.cms
jurisdiction with District Administration or NICE?

17 May 2016 India Today 
Woman slashes husband's fingers for checking her phone
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/wife-slashes-husbands-fingers-for-checking-her-phone/1/669942.html
at Kaikondanahalli near HSR Layout

17 May 2016 The Hindu 
Driver comes under wheels of his bus, killed
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/driver-comes-under-wheels-of-his-bus-killed/article8611815.ece
was sleeping under the bus

16 May 2016  
Succour for garment workers as BMTC offers 'Bus Bhagya'
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/546680/succour-garment-workers-bmtc-offers.html
in Madiwala, Silk Board junction, Bommanahalli etc.

13 May 2016 Business Line 
Karnataka Cabinet to decide on release of garment workers
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/national/karnataka-cabinet-to-decide-on-release-of-garment-workers/article8596663.ece
48 garment employees arrested in April

13 May 2016 Deccan Herald 
BMRCL proposes to develop Kengeri, Veerasandra lakes
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/546366/bmrcl-proposes-develop-kengeri-veerasandra.html
Veerasandra lake is in industrial area

13 May 2016 The Hindu 
18 bonded labourers rescued from brick kiln in Anekal
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/18-bonded-labourers-rescued-from-brick-kiln-in-anekal/article8592511.ece
children paid between Rs. 10 and Rs. 20 a week

12 May 2016 TOI 
Husband of HDFC Life manager arrested for abetting crime
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/Husband-of-HDFC-Life-manager-arrested-for-abetting-crime/articleshow/52247307.cms
Vishalakshi Bhat had cheated 53 people of Rs 34 crore

12 May 2016 NDTV Blog 
I fought Wipro over sexism - and here's my advice to women
http://www.ndtv.com/blog/shreya-ukil-on-her-big-battle-with-wipro-over-sexism-1405435
A blog by Shreya Ukil, senior biz leader

12 May 2016 Bangalore Mirror 
Siddaramaiah's vision group has good i-sight
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/cover-story/Siddaramaiahs-vision-group-has-good-i-sight/articleshow/52229670.cms
Biocon is under the KSPCB scanner for polluting lakes

11 May 2016 Deccan Herald 
Biocon to rejuvenate 3 dying lakes in city
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/545728/biocon-rejuvenate-3-dying-lakes.html
Bommasandra, Kammasandra and Hebbagodi Lakes

10 May 2016 Citizen Matters 
Govt must ensure safety on NICE road
http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/articles/govt-must-ensure-safety-on-nice-road


10 May 2016 TOI 
Infosys Foundation offers to revive lakes, but govt keeps mum
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/Infosys-Foundation-offers-to-revive-lakes-but-govt-keeps-mum/articleshow/52197853.cms
Doddathogur and Chikkathogur lakes in Electronics City

10 May 2016 Your Story 
Beggar to entrepreneur, dreams of an IPO
http://yourstory.com/2016/05/pravasi-cabs-renuka-aradhya/
Renuka Aradya(50), native of Anekal

10 May 2016 Deccan Herald 
Panchayat members hijack housing scheme for the poor
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/545522/panchayat-members-hijack-housing-scheme.html
Sarjapur hobli in Anekal taluk

05 May 2016  
Indian woman wins lawsuit on gender discrimination against Wipro in London
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/indian-woman-wins-gender-discrimination-lawsuit-against-wipro-in-london-2785259/
Shreya Ukil (40) formerly a senior techie at Wipro in London

29 April 2016 Deccan Herald 
KSPCB notice to hospital over disposal of biomedical waste
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/543546/kspcb-notice-hospital-over-disposal.html
Narayana Health City had not seggregated

29 ApriL 2016 Bangalore Mirror 
Man killed minutes after he came out of jail
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/crime/Man-killed-minutes-after-he-came-out-of-jail/articleshow/52044354.cms
near Basapura



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