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Feb 2014 Press News on Electronic City
27 February 2014 Indian Express 
BMTC bus catches fire, 30 passengers safe
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/BMTC-bus-catches-fire-30-passengers-safe/articleshow/31130782.cms
BMTC bus# 328 was on its way from Hoskote to Anekal when the diesel tank got damaged

27 February 2014 Indian Express 
Infosys ex-CFO not to contest polls for AAP
http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/ahmedabad/infosys-ex-cfo-not-to-contest-polls-for-aap/
Bala to help AAP frame its economic policy and fund raising

26 February 2014 Economic Times 
Infosys hiving off PPS as a subsidiary; Finacle not part of it
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/ites/infosys-hiving-off-pps-as-a-subsidiary-finacle-not-part-of-it/articleshow/31054798.cms
Sanjay Purohit ( Senior VP and global head of PPS) to be CEO

25 February 2014 Citizen Matters 
From March 1, pay more for zoo, safari visits at BBP
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/388644/from-march-1-pay-more.html


25 February 2014 Citizen Matters 
History-sheeter hacked to death in public glare
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/388650/history-sheeter-hacked-death-public.html
victim, a resident of Hebbagodi

25 February 2014 Citizen Matters 
Five-time MP eyes Bangalore South for the 6th time
http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/articles/mp-profile-ananth-kumar-bangalore-south-2014
Anant Kumar ( BJP) has slapped a defamation notice against AAP

23 February 2014 DNA India 
Property tax to double in IT-BT corridor
http://www.dnaindia.com/bangalore/report-bangalore-property-tax-to-double-in-it-bt-corridor-1964525
Only for commercial, not for residential property.

22 February 2014 NIE 
BBMP Being Used as a Dustbin by Govt, Wind It Up, Says Councillor
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/BBMP-Being-Used-as-a-Dustbin-by-Govt-Wind-It-Up-Says-Councillor/2014/02/22/article2070964.ece#.UwjwUPIkn0E
Corporates in Electronic City need to pitch in, says the Mayor

22 February 2014 NIE 
Wipro teams up with Agnik
http://www.thehindu.com/business/Industry/wipro-teams-up-with-agnik/article5714067.ece
to offer advanced connected car services and platforms for the automotive industry

20 February 2014 TOI 
Drunk driving check turns ugly
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Drunk-driving-check-turns-ugly/articleshow/30765130.cms
Real-estate businessmen assault Electronic City police

19 February 2014 Economic Times 
AAP is pro-capitalist, not Leftist: V Balakrishnan, Ex-board member, Infosys
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/aap-is-pro-capitalist-not-leftist-v-balakrishnan-ex-board-member-infosys/articleshow/30677677.cms
Former Infosys board member V Balakrishnan defends FIR against Mukesh Ambani

19 February 2014 The Hindu 
Narayana Murthy to lay off non-performers in Infosys
http://www.thehindu.com/business/Industry/narayana-murthy-to-lay-off-nonperformers-in-infosys/article5706571.ece?homepage=true
to cut costs and increase operational efficiency

19 February 2014 NIE 
Handicapped Victim Distraught as Cops Close Forgery Case
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/Handicapped-Victim-Distraught-as-Cops-Close-Forgery-Case/2014/02/19/article2065108.ece#.UwTu6fIkn0E
garment factory worker in Bommanahalli cheated of 1.2L in forged bank transactions

18 February 2014 TOI 
Paan shop owner makes hoax bomb call to hospital
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Paan-shop-owner-makes-hoax-bomb-call-to-hospital/articleshow/30580700.cms
Narayana Hrudayalaya near Electronic City

18 February 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
7-ft railing mooted to stop 'wanderers'on Hosur Road
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/7-ft-railing-mooted-to-stop-wandererson-Hosur-Road/articleshow/30575834.cms
to prevent pedestrians from crossing the road

15 February 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
Sans benches & blackboard, this is no temple of learning
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Sans-benches-blackboard-this-is-no-temple-of-learning/articleshow/30423242.cms
Jai Bhuvaneshwari Nagar slum dwellers refused to move to Kudlu where Govt has built 513 houses

15 February 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
'Why travel by bus if you can afford Rs 40k iPhone?'
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Why-travel-by-bus-if-you-can-afford-Rs-40k-iPhone/articleshow/30409404.cms
Madiwala police asked a techie whose iPhone was stolen in a BMTC

15 February 2014 Deccan Herald 
IBM to cut 15,000 jobs globally, lay-offs start from Bangalore
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/386340/ibm-cut-15000-jobs-globally.html
More than 50 pink slips in Bangalore IBM on February 12

12 February 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
A marvel called Carmelaram RoB
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/civic/A-marvel-called-Carmelaram-RoB/articleshow/30234620.cms
built 5 months before schedule !

12 February 2014 Deccan Herald 
Man found murdered in lodge
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/385905/man-found-murdered-lodge.html
in a guesthouse at Bommasandra

12 February 2014 NIE 
BMTC to Boost Feeder Services
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/BMTC-to-Boost-Feeder-Services/2014/02/12/article2052018.ece#.Uvy4i_Ikn0E
between KBS (Majestic) and Electronics City, Chandapura and Attibele.

09 February 2014 NIE 
Bus Topples Over, 22 Injured
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/Bus-Topples-Over-22-Injured/2014/02/10/article2048373.ece
at Shanubhoganahalli near Attibele

07 February 2014 Bangalore Mirror 
No kidney, but hospital scan report 'shows' it
http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/No-kidney-but-hospital-scan-report-shows-it/articleshow/29960667.cms
in Narayana Health City

07 February 2014 TOI 
Kidwai Memorial hospital director suspended
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bangalore/Drug-purchase-scam-Kidwai-Memorial-hospital-director-suspended/articleshow/29964656.cms
allegations of a multi-crore drug purchase scam.

06 February 2014 TOI 
Biocon's Baxter Global Research Center launched in Bangalore
http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2014-02-05/india/47048369_1_new-research-centre-baxter-international-analytical-development
in Biocon Park, Bommasandra Industrial Area, off Hosur Road.

05 February 2014 Deccan Herald 
Nilekani begins campaigning for LS polls
http://www.deccanherald.com/content/384099/nilekani-begins-campaigning-ls-polls.html
visited residents in Bannerghatta Road

03 February 2014 NIE 
People Come Here Looking for Jobs
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/People-Come-Here-Looking-for-Jobs/2014/02/04/article2037125.ece
- thoughts of a resident of Bommanahalli

03 February 2014 TOI 
Centre sanctions electronic cluster in Bangalore
http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/centre-sanctions-electronic-cluster-in-bangalore-114020301259_1.html
Brownfield expansion of Electronic Manufacturing Cluster (EMC) at Electronic City approved by Centre

02 February 2014 TOI 
Woman killed as BMTC Volvo rams car
http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2014-02-02/bangalore/46922978_1_car-driver-tanker-parked-car
parked on side of fly-over to change tyre.

01 February 2014 TOI 
Electronics cluster in Bangalore to help reboot IT
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tech/tech-news/software-services/Electronics-cluster-in-Bangalore-to-help-reboot-IT/articleshow/29718542.cms
India's first brownfield cluster development project to be set up in Electronic City