Electronic City Real Estate
October 2018 Press News on Electronic City
31 October 2018  
Data mismatch delays bus passes for 50,000 students
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/data-mismatch-delays-bus-passes-for-50000-students/articleshow/66439190.cms
Digital fiasco and inadequate counters for distribution has compounded the problem

31 October 2018  
Karnataka HC proposes, BBMP disposes
https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/k-taka-hc-proposes-bbmp-disposes-pothole-garbage-free-b-luru-remains-distant-dream-90867
Pothole free, garbage free, flex-board free Bengaluru, a distant dream?

31 October 2018 Deccan Chronicle 
Debt-ridden techie hangs self in his PG
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/crime/311018/bengaluru-debt-ridden-techie-hangs-self-at-paying-guest.html
@ Neeladri Nagar in Electronic City

30 October 2018 News Minute 
'Clear garbage in Bengaluru by October 31' : HC
https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/clear-garbage-b-luru-oct-31-hc-deadline-may-cause-more-damage-say-residents-90818
Deadline may cause more damage, say residents

30 October 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
No flights from Hosur airport this winter
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/no-flights-from-hosur-airport-this-winter/articleshow/66420385.cms
South Bengaluru will have to wait

30 October 2018  
Infosys landing in Connecticut becomes campaign issue
https://www.nbcconnecticut.com/news/politics/Infosys-Landing-in-Connecticut-Becomes-Campaign-Issue-499077371.html
Democratic candidate Ned Lamontwas instrumental in bringing the company to Hartford

29 October 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Begur hopes for better times
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/begur-hopes-for-better-times/articleshow/66406262.cms
Mayor, BBMP, Bescom and BMRCL promised all help

29 October 2018  
BBMP sends notices to 150 businesses for zonal violations
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/bbmp-sends-notices-to-150-koramangala-businesses-for-zonal-violations/articleshow/66421587.cms
in Koramangala.

27 October 2018 TOI 
Call to mother from Oracle landline blew techie's cover
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/call-to-mother-from-oracle-landline-blew-techies-cover/articleshow/66386241.cms
had changed his identity after killing wife in 2003

26 October 2018  
Two-wheelers may be banned on Hosur Road Expressway
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/two-wheelers-may-be-banned-on-hosur-road-expressway/articleshow/61233069.cms
3 fatal accidents where 2 wheelers thrown off slamming side walls

25 October 2018 Times Now 
NGT slaps Rs 5 crore as fine on BBMP
https://www.timesnownews.com/mirror-now/civic-issues/article/karnataka-bengaluru-bangalore-national-green-tribunal-ngt-bbmp-fine-5-crore-illegal-dumping-solid-waste/304568
for dumping 2.7 lakh tonnes of solid waste in quarries without clearance

25 October 2018 The Economic Times 
HCL Tech to hire nearly 30,000 people, applies for 640 H-1B visas
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/ites/hcl-tech-to-hire-nearly-30000-people-applies-for-640-h-1b-visas/articleshow/66358257.cms
to hire more full stack engineers and not specialized experts

24 October 2018  
Wipro appoints former SBI chairman as independent director
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/ites/wipro-appoints-former-sbi-chairman-arundhati-bhattacharya-as-independent-director/articleshow/66347795.cms
Arundhati Bhattacharya

23 October 2018 News 18 
TCS the only Indian Company among Top 10 of coveted H-1B Visa list
https://www.news18.com/news/india/tcs-only-indian-company-among-top-10-of-coveted-h-1b-visa-list-1916869.html
according to data from the US Department of Labour

22 October 2018  
corporates take to digital gifting this festive season
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/magazines/panache/traditional-presents-are-pass-bengalurus-corporates-take-to-digital-gifting-this-festive-season/articleshow/66310980.cms
Wipro, IBM, Infosys to give e-vouchers that can be redeemed at Amazon, Flipkart etc.

22 October 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Youth mugged in auto rickshaw
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/youth-mugged-in-auto-rickshaw/articleshow/66308204.cms
forced to withdraw money from ATM in Singasandra

20 October 2018 Little India 
Nearly 3/4 of all H1B Visa holders in 2018 are Indians
https://littleindia.com/nearly-three-fourths-of-all-h1b-visa-holders-in-2018-are-indians-u-s-report/
73.9% according to US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

21 October 2018  
Namma Metro to set up a network connection between Whitefield And E-City
https://swarajyamag.com/insta/namma-metro-to-set-up-a-network-connection-between-whitefield-and-e-city-on-priority
BBMP, BDA, KIADB, BWSSB received orders to speed up

19 October 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Metro to Whitefield, Electronic City likely to be here sooner than scheduled
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/cover-story/good-news-metro-to-whitefield-electronic-city-likely-to-be-here-sooner-than-scheduled/articleshow/66287805.cms
No waiting for the compensation formalities

18 October 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
Casino-loving motorcycle thief's luck finally runs out
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/casino-loving-motorcycle-thiefs-luck-finally-runs-out/articleshow/66267003.cms
nabbed by Electronic City police

16 October 2018 TOI 
Infosys to comply with arbitration award to pay ex-CFO Rajiv Bansal
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/infosys-says-will-comply-with-arbitration-award-to-pay-ex-cfo-bansal/articleshow/66243615.cms
Rs 12.17 crore and interest

15 October 2018 TOI 
Lawsuit against US immigration body over short H-1B visas
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/suit-against-us-immigration-body-over-shorter-h-1b-visas/articleshow/66209813.cms
filed by IT companies association

15 October 2018 Star of Mysore 
Infosys Foundation announces Rs.10,000 for women wrestling winners
https://starofmysore.com/infosys-chief-announces-rs-10000-for-women-wrestling-winners/
for the first three winners of this year Dasara Wrestling Tournament.

October 2018 Deccan Chronicle 
Water bottling unit runs illegally near Bannerghatta
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/141018/jolt-to-greens-water-bottling-unit-runs-illegally-near-bannerghatta.html
extracting borewell water in the water deprived Ragihalli

10 October 2018  
Hulimavu Lake comes clean after residents get their hands dirty
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/cover-story/bengalurus-hulimavu-lake-comes-clean-after-residents-get-their-hands-dirty/articleshow/66140661.cms
idols had to be immersed in Arekere kalyani which is located a few km ahead

10 October 2018 Economic Times 
Corporates could do more for public causes
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/corporates-could-do-more-for-public-causes-cm-kumaraswamy/articleshow/66159264.cms
says CM Kumaraswamy

08 October 2018 The Logical Indian 
46 cases Of Swine Flu reported in a week
https://thelogicalindian.com/news/swine-flu-bangalore/
Singasandra one of the susceptible places

08 October 2018  
Tired of complaining, residents fix 60 potholes
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/tired-of-complaining-residents-of-kasavanahalli-fix-60-potholes/articleshow/66113347.cms
@ Kasavanahalli, off Hosur Road

08 October 2018  
Verizon to shift its 1,400 employees to Infosys by December
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/ites/verizon-to-shift-its-1400-employees-to-infosys-by-december/articleshow/66114018.cms
from Chennai and Hyderabad to Bengaluru

06 October 2018 NDTV 
Thousands of snails dying in lake baffles experts
https://www.ndtv.com/bangalore-news/thousands-of-snails-dying-in-bengalurus-madivala-lake-baffles-experts-1927732
in the historical Madivala lake

05 October 2018 Bangalore Mirror 
BBMP set to widen chaotic Begur Road
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/civic/bbmp-set-to-widen-chaotic-begur-road/articleshow/66095263.cms
4.3 km road between Bommanahalli Signal on Hosur Rd and Begur Village

04 October 2018  
Verizon pushes armies of H-1B workers into many U.S. companies
https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2018/10/04/verizons-board-members-push-armies-of-h-1b-outsourcing-workers-into-many-u-s-companies/
Verizon outsourcing thousands of jobs

03 October 2018 Citizen Matters 
All hoardings removed in Bengaluru? No, not yet…
http://bengaluru.citizenmatters.in/bbmp-bangalore-illegal-hoardings-are-back-28052
huge banners on Hosur Road

03 October 2018  
Eight Royal Enfields stolen in a month
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2018/oct/03/eight-royal-enfields-stolen-in-a-month-from-bengalurus-electronic-city-1880182.html
from Electronic City

02 October 2018 Deccan Herald 
Doubling of Baiyappanhalli-Hosur line to start soon
https://www.deccanherald.com/city/doubling-baiyappanhalli-hosur-695847.html
will help introduce more trains to IT corridor

02 October 2018 Swarajya Mag 
Ancient Ganga era artefact found in Begur lake
https://swarajyamag.com/insta/ganga-era-artefact-found-near-begur-lake-in-bengaluru
its shelter crushed under the walking track of the Begur Lake