Electronic City Schools
October 2023 Press News on Electronic City
28 October 2023 
Techie flags freshers' pay package at Infosys
https://www.businesstoday.in/latest/story/increase-salaries-by-half-techie-flags-freshers-pay-package-at-infosys-amid-narayana-murthys-work-70-hours-a-week-remark-403681-2023-10-29
after Murthy's 14 hours a day comment

29 October 2023 IE 
A contentious Shiva statue
https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/bangalore/lakes-of-bengaluru-begur-lake-fight-existence-contentious-shiva-statue-waterbody-9003584/
in the middle of Begur Lake

29 October 2023 the Week 
Leopard spotted near Electronic City
https://www.theweek.in/wire-updates/national/2023/10/29/srg6-ka-leopard-sighting.html
at Singasandra

28 October 2023 Edex Live 
Another PES University student jumps to death
https://www.edexlive.com/news/2023/oct/28/after-aditya-prabhus-suicide-another-pes-university-student-jumps-to-his-death-from-college-buildi-38457.html
from college building

28 October 2023 India Today 
Narayan Murthy suggests Indian youth to work 70 hours a week
https://www.indiatoday.in/technology/news/story/infosys-co-founder-narayan-murthy-urges-indian-youth-to-work-70-hours-a-week-story-in-5-points-2454887-2023-10-28
sparking an internet debate

25 October 2023 the Hindu 
Ambulance hits truck killing patient
https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/patient-dies-three-injured-after-ambulance-hits-truck-near-bommanahalli/article67454082.ece
near Bommanahalli

22 October 2023 IE 
1000-year-old Anekal Dodda Kere Lake brims with water
https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/bangalore/25-years-of-neglect-1000-year-old-anekal-dodda-kere-lake-brims-water-8993905/
after 25 years of neglect

22 October 2023 IE 
SC seeks State's response on BNP encroachment
https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/bangalore/bannerghatta-national-park-encroachment-sc-seeks-karnataka-govt-response-8995025/
by industries and builders

20 October 2023 TOI 
Yellow Line connecting Electronic City
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/namma-metro-yellow-line-connecting-electronic-city-and-extended-green-line-on-tumakuru-road-will-be-opened-by-april-2024-ktaka-cm-siddaramaiah/articleshow/104581120.cms
to be operational by April 2024

20 October 2023 the Register 
Infosys and Wipro cancelled graduate recruitment
https://www.theregister.com/2023/10/20/indian_outsourcers_q2_results/
utilization optimization strategy?

18 October 2023 TOI 
Massive fire breaks out in a cafe on Hosur Road
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/bengaluru-massive-fire-breaks-out-in-mudpipe-cafe-one-injured-after-jumping-from-building/articleshow/104522610.cms
in Kira layout. one injured by jumping

18 October 2023 TOI 
Death toll now 17
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/attibele-fire-tragedy-one-more-victim-succumbs-to-injuries-death-toll-now-17/articleshow/104514334.cms
Attibele fire tragedy

17 October 2023 Hindustan Times 
Bengaluru police suggest cab, shuttle services
https://www.hindustantimes.com/cities/bengaluru-news/bengaluru-police-suggest-cab-shuttle-services-to-curb-traffic-snarls-101697482017381.html
to curb traffic snarls

16 October 2023 TOI 
Attibele may not see any cracker sale this Diwali
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/bengalurus-attibele-may-not-see-any-cracker-sale-this-diwali/articleshow/104452627.cms
fire in a cracker godown claimed 16 lives

13 October 2023 TOI 
Companies on ORR want to buy Metro smart cards in bulk
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/companies-on-orr-want-to-buy-metro-smart-cards-in-bulk-for-their-employees/articleshow/104355338.cms
for their employees

11 October 2023 Deccan Herald 
Stormwater drain to Kudlu lake clogged
https://www.deccanherald.com/india/karnataka/bengaluru/major-stormwater-drain-to-bengalurus-kudlu-lake-clogged-with-debris-2721030
tonnes of debris being dumped

10 October 2023 NIE 
110 villages to get Cauvery water
https://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2023/oct/10/anekal-attibele-and-110-villages-to-get-cauvery-water-dy-cm-dk-shivakumar-2622412.html
says Dy CM DK Shivakumar

10 October 2023 Hindustan Times 
'Victims were students'
https://www.hindustantimes.com/cities/bengaluru-news/attibele-fire-tragedy-victims-were-students-says-cm-siddaramaiah-101696921799505.html
says CM Siddaramaiah

09 October 2023 IE 
Lives of 14 youths snuffed out
https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/bangalore/lives-youths-attibele-cracker-shop-fire-8973928/
in Attibele cracker shop fire

09 October 2023 the Hindu 
BMTC bus runs over 3-year-old boy
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/bmtc-bus-runs-over-3-year-old-boy-in-bengaluru/article67399073.ece
at Garvebhavipalya junction at Hulimavu in Bengaluru

08 October 2023 the Hindu 
Bengaluru-Hosur highway is lined with cracker shops
https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/fire-safety-concerns-soar-as-bengaluru-hosur-highway-is-lined-with-cracker-shops-resident-calls-for-action-after-attibele-tragedy/article67396670.ece
Fire safety concerns soar

04 October 2023 NIE 
Woman, two kids charred to death
https://www.newindianexpress.com/states/karnataka/2023/oct/04/woman-two-kids-charred-to-death-in-nice-road-accident-2620652.html


03 October 2023 NIE 
A tight rope walk for pedestrians
https://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2023/oct/03/its-tight-rope-walkfor-pedestrians-onhsr---btm-stretch-in-bengaluru-2620279.html
on HSR - BTM stretch

02 October 2023 Deccan Herald 
Tech companies propose PPP model
https://www.deccanherald.com/india/karnataka/bengaluru/tech-companies-come-up-with-pain-killers-for-bengalurus-orr-stretch-2708715
along ORR stretch