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June 2018 Press News on Electronic City
29 June 2018 News Minute 
Toll charges on elevated expressway hiked
https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/toll-charges-bengaluru-s-electronic-city-expressway-hiked-83904
BETL says, hike mandated by NHAI

28 June 2018 Decan Chronicle 
P Chidambaram kin abducted and killed, body dumped in Hosur lake
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/280618/p-chidambaram-kin-abducted-and-killed-body-dumped-in-hosur-lake.html
C. Shivamurthy (47)

28 June 2018 Deccan Herald 
Woman struggles to file plaint after ATM fraud
https://www.deccanherald.com/city/top-bengaluru-stories/woman-struggles-file-plaint-677555.html
Victim, a resident of Singasandra

27 June 2018 The Hindu 
BBMP yet to fix more than 2,500 potholes
https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-karnataka/bbmp-yet-to-fix-more-than-2500-potholes/article24266813.ece
less than 2/3 fixed by deadline 26 June

27 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Hosur airport stuck in Kempegowda International Airport clause
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/tamil-nadus-hosur-airport-stuck-in-kempegowda-international-airport-clause/articleshow/64753550.cms
KIA refused NOC to Hosur Airport

27 June 2018 The Print 
Hebbagodi holds out hope for the dying lakes
https://theprint.in/governance/hebbagodi-holds-out-hope-for-the-dying-lakes-of-bengaluru/74756/
bio-remediation, floating wetlands & aeration techniques

26 June 2018 Deccan Herald 
Car dealers jittery over parking proposal
https://www.deccanherald.com/metrolife/metrolife-move/car-dealers-jittery-over-677211.html
to restrict sale to those who have parking facility

26 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Unfinished water lines on Harlur Main Road
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/civic/unfinished-water-lines-on-harlur-main-road/articleshow/64738180.cms
7 km stretch from Jail Junction to Hosur

25 June 2018 Business Standard 
Whistleblower questions delay over filing Form 20F by Infosys
https://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/whistleblower-questions-delay-over-filing-form-20f-by-infosys-pai-responds-118062500456_1.html
Infosys denies claims

25 June 2018 The Hindu 
Madivala lake transforms into biodiversity park
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/madivala-lake-transforms-into-biodiversity-park/article24248693.ece
272-acre park in BTM Layout, home to flora and fauna

25 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Delay in payment: SWD contractors stop work
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/civic/delay-in-payment-swd-contractors-stop-work/articleshow/64724896.cms
BBMP has to pay for a year's work in Bommanahalli, HSR

25 June 2018 Deccan Herald 
Angry residents want action against illegal hookah bar
https://www.deccanherald.com/city/angry-residents-want-action-677063.html
in HSR Layout, Sector 2

24 June 2018 Deccan Chronicle 
BMTC to issue smart cards to students
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/240618/bmtc-to-issue-smart-cards-to-students.html
can be done online or through their schools or colleges

24 June 2018 Deccan Herald 
Engineer kills wife, children suffer injuries
https://www.deccanherald.com/city/de-mon-debts-made-ganesh-pull-676696.html
H K Ganesh, resident of Jayanagar blamed demonetisation

24 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Bengaluru Police with BBMP pull down illegal hoardings
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/bengaluru-police-bbmp-join-hands-to-pull-down-illegal-hoardings/articleshow/64714306.cms
upto 6 months behind the bars

24 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Allow Hosur airport to open, Tamil Nadu urges Centre
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/allow-hosur-airport-to-open-tamil-nadu-urges-centre/articleshow/64714353.cms
airport at Thalli will benefit ECitizens

23 June 2018 Citizen Matters 
Shared Auto system: Much-needed
http://bengaluru.citizenmatters.in/how-does-the-shared-auto-system-in-bengaluru-work-25777
available @ Electronic City toll gate to Wipro and Infosys campuses

20 June 2018 TOI 
If forest minister has his way, Metro to zoo soon
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/if-forest-minister-has-his-way-metro-to-zoo-soon/articleshow/64657668.cms
Minister R.Shankar furious over his bumpy ride to BBP

20 June 2018 News Minute 
Young men lured into clinical trials
https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/blood-money-how-young-men-telangana-district-are-lured-clinical-trials-83391
Lotus Laboratories agents, lodge victims @ Hebbagodi

19 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Unfinished pipeline work in Singasandra is a hazard
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/civic/unfinished-pipeline-work-in-singasandra-is-a-hazard/articleshow/64638947.cms
rains made it worse for motorists and pedestrians

18 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
When push comes to shovel, you D.I.Y.
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/civic/when-push-comes-to-shovel-you-d-i-y-/articleshow/64625457.cms
residents filled up pot holes in Rajapura Rd, Jigani

18 June 2018 Live Mint 
3M's Eric Quint on why design ideas need to go local
https://www.livemint.com/Companies/prwFIvu1tpWmR3xgK00koM/3Ms-Eric-Quint-on-why-design-ideas-need-to-go-local.html
4th global design centre inaugurated in Electronic City

17 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Abandoned baby boy dies
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/abandoned-baby-boy-diescaretaker-cop-in-tears/articleshow/64617392.cms
The lady cop who breastfed him grieves his death

15 June 2018 New Indian Express 
Metro Phase-II faces NICE land roadblock
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2018/jun/15/bengaluru-metros-phase-ii-faces-nice-land-roadblock-1828377.html
no clarity as to whom the compensation has to be paid

14 June 2018 Deccan Chronicle 
Murthy to head KN State Planning Board
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/140618/nr-narayana-murthy-to-head-karnataka-planning-board.html
declined full time position, agreed to give a blueprint

14 June 2018 Hospitality Biz India 
National Housekeepers Convention organized by Professional Housekeepers Association
http://www.hospitalitybizindia.com/detailNews.aspx?aid=28913&sid=44
in Electronic City

13 June 2018 Citizen Matters 
How long before BWSSB's Cauvery Stage V reaches?
http://bengaluru.citizenmatters.in/bwssb-cauvery-stage-5-water-supply-plans-bangalore-25646
Kudlu, Begur, Gottigere, Naganathapura waiting

13 June 2018 TOI 
Green CNG cabs
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/green-cng-cabs-to-hit-bengaluru-roads-this-month/articleshow/64575252.cms
Refilling stations to come up in Bommasandra and Jigani

13 June 2018 The Hindu 
Cash stolen from Bescom office
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/cash-stolen-from-bescom-office/article24157017.ece
Rs.14 lakh stolen from cash room of Bescom office on Hosur Road

11 June 2018 Citizen Matters 
400 volunteers to create a forest by 2028
http://bengaluru.citizenmatters.in/400-volunteers-dedicated-five-hours-on-earth-day-to-create-a-forest-by-2028-25666
in Bommasandra, organized by Say Trees, an NGO

11 June 2018 TOI 
Rs 5 lakh stolen from Canara Bank ATM
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/bengaluru-rs-5-lakh-stolen-from-canara-bank-atm/articleshow/64547314.cms
at Kammasandra village, near Anekal

10 June 2018 NIE 
Man ends life, alleges harassment from private firm
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2018/jun/10/karnataka-man-ends-life-alleges-harassment-from-private-firm-1826066.html
Evident Laser Auto, Jigani did not give relieving letter

10 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Killers of Kadapa man killed in BMTC bus, arrested
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/a-murder-that-shook-bengaluru-fight-over-spoils-led-to-murder-in-bmtc-bus/articleshow/64524388.cms
Victim & his killers, were all interstate dacoits

09 June 2018 The Hindu 
Illegal mining near Bannerghatta may attract fines of up to Rs.100 Cr
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/illegal-mining-near-bannerghatta-may-attract-fines-of-up-to-100-crore/article24122821.ece
5 mines closed. 10 under scanner

08 June 2018 TOI 
13-year-old girl found dead in her school hostel room
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/13-year-old-girl-found-dead-in-her-school-hostel-room/articleshow/64501555.cms
at Indus International School, Sarjapura at Indus International School, Sarjapura

06 June 2018 NIE 
Cab travel at night still a risky proposition in Bengaluru
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2018/jun/06/cab-travel-at-night-still-a-risky-proposition-in-bengaluru-1824372.html
beware of abondoned stretches on NICE Road

05 June 2018 NIE 
Little Kumaraswamy, 'the government's baby'
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2018/jun/06/cab-travel-at-night-still-a-risky-proposition-in-bengaluru-1824372.html
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/little-kumaraswamy-the-governments-baby/article24084703.ece"

05 June 2018 Deccan Herald 
Cops joined history-sheeters, locals to clean up Jigani lake
https://www.deccanherald.com/city/cops-joined-history-sheeters-locals-clean-jigani-lake-673505.html
Harapanahalli Lake to become 'Police lake' !

05 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Sarjapura residents go all out to make a transplanted tree live
ttps://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/bengalurus-sarjapura-residents-go-all-out-to-make-a-transplanted-tree-live/articleshow/64454561.cms
taking turns to tend the tree

04 June 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Parking sharks spotted outside Bannerghatta zoo<
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/parking-sharks-spotted-outside-bannerghatta-zoo/zoo-2/articleshow/64441262.cms
visitors forced to pay Rs.30 for a Rs.24 ticket

03 June 2018 The Hindu 
Rs.6 crore skimmed off government treasury
https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/6-crore-skimmed-off-government-treasury/article24073761.ece
sub-registrars of Jigani failed to remit collection from public

02 June 2018 The Hindu 
Gunmen open fire at businessman in Koramangala
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/gunmen-open-fire-at-businessman-in-koramangala/article24069095.ece
at his office in Raheja Arcade

01 June 2018 The Hindu 
Kumaraswamy meets Narayana Murthy
http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/kumaraswamy-meets-narayana-murthy/article24056435.ece
seeking help for infrastructure development