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October 2019 Press News on Electronic City
30 October 2019  
Silk Board bus stops to get a makeover too
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/silk-boards-traffic-to-be-smooth-as-silk/articleshow/71810997.cms
along with the Metro station

30 October 2019  
Cracking sound after head massage could prove fatal
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/cracking-sound-after-head-massage-not-good/article29829229.ece
haircut with a complimentary head and neck massage, led to a stroke

29 October 2019 Deccan Herald 
3 motorists knocked down fatally by pvt bus in Attibele
https://www.deccanherald.com/city/bengaluru-crime/three-motorists-knocked-down-by-pvt-bus-in-attibele-771973.html
trio on motorbike were crossing Hosur Rd at Guest Line Circle

29 October 2019 Deccan Chronicle 
'NimBuses' to run on BMTC priority lane from November 1
https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/291019/nimbuses-to-run-on-bmtc-priority-lane-from-november-1.html
830 services will ply on the ORR with NimBus stickers

26 October 2019 Bangalore Mirror 
Relief for Arvind Ltd. CMD/span>
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/relief-for-arvind-cmd/articleshow/71766940.cms
non compliance during EPF inspection in Dodda Thoguru

25 October 2019  
Commuters seek clarity before mega demolition of Jayadeva flyover
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/commuters-seek-clarity-before-mega-demolition/articleshow/71746947.cms
longest loop demolition to begin in December

25 October 2019  
Face power cuts for 4 months
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/parts-of-bengaluru-to-face-power-cuts-for-4-months/articleshow/71750679.cms
areas under Electronics City Phases 1 & 2

24 October 2019 MoneyControl 
Govt may ask Serious Fraud Investigation Office to investigate Infosys
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/startup/govt-may-ask-fraud-office-or-registrar-of-companies-to-investigate-infosys-4570931.html
already being investigated by SEBI and SEC

24 October 2019 The Hindu 
Greens won't be fired-up this Deepavali
https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/greens-wont-be-fired-up-this-deepavali/article29780984.ece
No green crackers sold in Hosur

22 October 2019 Trak.in 
Racism and sexism in Infosys?
https://trak.in/tags/business/2019/10/21/racism-in-infosys-ceo-allegedly-called-these-board-members-as-madrasi-diva-whistleblower-reveals/
CEO allegedly called Board Members as 'Madrasi' & 'Diva'

22 October 2019 India Today 
Infosys shares suffer worst fall in 6 years
https://www.indiatoday.in/business/story/infosys-shares-suffer-worst-fall-in-6-years-what-triggered-the-slump-1611861-2019-10-22
Infosys in damage control mode

21 October 2019 Outlook 
Whistleblower complaint placed before audit committee: Infosys
https://www.outlookindia.com/newsscroll/whistleblower-complaint-placed-before-audit-committee-infosys/1644960
anonymous group calls itself 'ethical employees'

21 October 2019 Economic Times 
Whistleblowers accuse Infosys of 'unethical' practices to boost numbers
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/ites/whistleblower-accuses-infosys-of-unethical-practices-to-boost-nos/articleshow/71679710.cms
anonymous group of employees complain to the INFY board and US SEC

21 October 2019 LiveMint 
Wipro to promote 5,000 employees to tame attrition
https://www.livemint.com/companies/news/wipro-to-promote-5-000-employees-to-tame-attrition-11571634558091.html
company's attrition rate in Q2 was 17%

20 October 2019 BusinessLine 
Diwali blues: Supreme Court's green crackers diktat
https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/sivakasi-sees-red-as-green-cracker-issue-causes-confusion/article29749634.ece
Sivakasi see red

20 October 2019 The Hindu 
Police open fire to arrest third accused
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/alliance-university-murder-police-open-fire-to-arrest-third-accused/article29752079.ece
Ganesh (37) was promised Rs. 20L and driver job

20 October 2019 The Hindu 
Beware! Chillar gang is on the prowl
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/crime/beware-chillar-gang-is-on-the-prowl/articleshow/71668565.cms
a senior ECitizen duped in bus

20 October 2019 India Today 
Planning to study in the US?
https://www.indiatoday.in/education-today/study-abroad/story/reality-of-h1b-and-eb5-visa-routes-for-indian-students-moving-to-the-us-1611268-2019-10-20
comparison of H1B and EB5 visa routes

19 October 2019 NIE 
'Change Hosur highway alignment'
http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/2019/oct/19/change-hosur-highway-alignment-2049755.html
NGT directs NHAI, to protect elephant corridor

18 October 2019 TOI 
Hosa Road? Call it Hole Road: Citizens
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/hosa-road-call-it-hole-road-citizens/articleshow/71643208.cms
8-km stretch links Hosur Road with Sarjapur Road

18 October 2019 The Hindu 
A feud that spilled on to Alliance University campus
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/a-feud-that-spilled-on-to-alliance-university-campus/article29729064.ece
between its co-founders, the Angur brothers

18 October 2019 The Hindu 
Alliance University co-founder arrested for murder of ex-VC
https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/alliance-university-co-founder-arrested-for-murder-of-ex-vc/article29729293.ece
Sudhir Angur, 57 plotted the murder of both the ex VC and his brother

18 October 2019 CNBC TV 
H1B visa norms tightened
https://www.cnbctv18.com/economy/h1b-visa-norms-tightened-indian-techies-explore-illegal-routes-to-enter-us-4556121.htm
Indian techies explore illegal routes ?

18 October 2019 BoomLive 
Video of biker knocked down in a freak accident in Brazil passed off as E-City
https://www.boomlive.in/video-of-biker-knocked-down-in-a-freak-accident-in-brazil-passed-off-as-bengaluru/
fake fwds claimed accident in E-City flyover

17 October 2019 Business Today 
TCS, Infosys, Wipro hire over 28,000 employees in September quarter
https://www.businesstoday.in/current/corporate/tcs-infosys-wipro-hire-28000-employees-september-quarter/story/385196.html
net employee hiring by the top 3 went up by 59% in Q2

17 October 2019 Deccan Herald 
Editor of local tabloid commits suicide in prison
https://www.deccanherald.com/city/bengaluru-crime/editor-of-local-tabloid-commits-suicide-in-prison-768952.html
Anil Raj (56) was editor of 'Voice of Yelahanka'

17 October 2019 Yahoo News 
Begur was promised Cauvery water 2 years ago, BWSSB Stalling Work
https://in.news.yahoo.com/begur-promised-cauvery-water-two-100503137.html
forcing them to rely on pricy tankers

17 October 2019 TOI 
Losing BMTC student pass could prove expensive
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/losing-bmtc-student-pass-could-prove-expensive/articleshow/71622049.cms
BMTC won’t issue a duplicate card without the subscriber paying for the remaining months

17 October 2019 TOI 
Alia Bhatt to play Sudha Murthy in industrialist Narayana Murthy's biopic ?
https://www.pinkvilla.com/entertainment/news/alia-bhatt-play-sudha-murthy-industrialist-narayana-murthys-biopic-helmed-ashwiny-iyer-tiwari-480102
to be directed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari

17 October 2019 The Hindu 
BBMP to introduce animal waste collection
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/now-bbmp-to-introduce-animal-waste-collection/article29720005.ece
3 plants capacity of 20 tonnes/ day & costing ₹5 crore each

16 October 2019 The Hindu 
Former VC of Alliance University murdered
https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/former-vice-chancellor-of-alliance-university-murdered/article29698264.ece
first private University in Anekal, Bengaluru

16 October 2019 TOI 
Monitor lizards rescued from a village in Anekal
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/bengaluru-monitor-lizards-rescued-from-a-village-in-anekal/articleshow/71618282.cms
in Hulimangala village, near Jigani, Anekal

16 October 2019 The Hindu 
The snake catchers of Bengaluru
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/their-catch-is-priceless/article29710350.ece
BBMP gets about 60 calls per day

14 October 2019 News Minute 
Deputy CM requests BBMP to relocate waste processing plant in E-City
https://www.thenewsminute.com/article/k-taka-deputy-cm-requests-bbmp-consider-relocating-waste-processing-plant-e-city-110499
residents close windows to SWM unit in in Chikkanagamangala

14 October 2019 TOI 
Bommanahalli tops plastic usage chart
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/2-lakh-kg-plastic-seized-in-3-5-years-bommanahalli-tops-chart/articleshow/71571094.cms
2 lakh kg plastic seized in 3.5 years

12 October 2019 Deccan Herald 
Mayor inspects Bannerghatta Road on scooter
https://www.deccanherald.com/city/bengaluru-infrastructure/now-mayor-inspects-bannerghatta-road-on-scooter-767791.html
BBMP told him pot holes to be filled by BMRCL

09 October 2019 Indian Express 
In 3 hrs, two Rapido bike taxi drivers stabbed and robbed in separate incidents
https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/bangalore/bengaluru-two-rapido-bike-taxi-drivers-stabbed-robbed-in-similar-fashion-6060995/
one on Hosur Road and another in Parappana Agrahara

08 October 2019 TOI 
Rapido rider stabbed, abducted and robbed by trio at midnight
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/rapido-rider-stabbed-abducted-and-robbed-by-trio-at-midnight/articleshow/71495423.cms
robbed in Kudlu gate, near Electronic City

07 October 2019 Bangalore Mirror 
Cabbies told to avoid using Begur Road to reach KIA
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/avoid-using-begur-road-to-reach-kempegowda-international-airport-cabbies-told/articleshow/71431217.cms
cabbies take Befur Rd to avoid paying toll on Ballari Road

03 October 2019 TOI 
Ola cabbie dumps woman on dark road at 3.30am
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/bengaluru-ola-cabbie-dumps-woman-on-dark-road-at-3-30am/articleshow/71415643.cms
in poorly lit Begur Road

03 October 2019 Bangalore Mirror 
Cop's tragic death will now be a short film
https://bangaloremirror.indiatimes.com/bangalore/others/cops-tragic-death-will-now-be-a-short-film/articleshow/71430398.cms
Manjunath, the RTO inspector from Chandapura RTO lost his life to mob fury

03 October 2019 India Today 
Govt's inaction over retaining Bannerghatta forest ESZ
https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/karnataka-govt-inaction-over-retaining-bannerghatta-forest-ecosensitivezone-leaves-citizens-jittery-1605751-2019-10-03
to help the mining, builders, timber and land mafia ?

03 October 2019 The Hindu 
Plan to de-congest Silk Board junction
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/plan-to-de-congest-silk-board-junction/article29578425.ece
road-cum-metro from Ragigudda to Silk Board via Jayadeva