Bangalore: City of Filth
Aug 27, 2012
Lots of rain but no power in Bangalore
Aug 17, 2010
Bangalore News | Reported by Radhika Iyer; edited by Mala Das | Wednesday October 8, 2014
A nine-year-old has died in Bangalore after she fell into an open drain in the southern part of the city on Monday evening.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 25, 2014
Four city-bound flights, including three international carriers, were today diverted to Bengaluru Airport following heavy rains.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 5, 2013
The Karnataka government today issued a flood alert in three districts of the old Mysore region and shifted hundreds of people to safer places as overflowing dams across the Cauvery river basin released rain waters.
Bangalore News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 24, 2013
The Karnataka government may make rain water harvesting mandatory in the city, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has indicated.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 6, 2013
Two international flights bound for Chennai were diverted to Bangalore airport after they could not land here following heavy rains on Thursday.
South | Written by Radhika Iyer, edited by Samira Shaikh | Wednesday December 26, 2012
In July 2011, BS Yeddyurappa walked 1.5 km in the rain with a resignation letter in hand and one arm around a supporter. There were many shoulders on offer - 17 of the BJP's 122 MLAs walked with the Karnataka strongman on his way to the Raj Bhawan to...
South | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Thursday November 1, 2012
Temperatures in Bangalore may have dropped after Wednesday's rain; however its garbage problem has now resurfaced. Locals have once again complained that garbage hasn't been picked since the last few days up in many localities, creating a mess.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday October 31, 2012
Nilam, which is now a severe cyclonic storm, is expected to make landfall between Puducherry and Chennai in Tamil Nadu, between 4 and 6 this evening. The MET department has warned of extensive damage to huts, standing crop and power lines.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Monday August 27, 2012
Over the weekend, the Bangalore city corporation began a clean-up of thousands of tonnes of garbage that had been piling up on the streets - because the authorities simply did not know what to do with it. But it is still a work in progress, as rain a...
CricketNDTV | Wednesday April 25, 2012
For the second time in two days, points had to be shared in the Indian Premier League due to persistent rain as the match between hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings had to be called off on Wednesday.
Karnataka News | Express News Service | Friday December 2, 2011
Sirsi Circle is one of the busiest junctions in the city which was once known for its green canopy. The passengers who wait for buses here at Sirsi Circle Bus Stop (which leads to Chamrajpet) are made to bare the brunt of the sun and rain as the bus ...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 30, 2011
While century-breaks continued to rain in the IBSF World snooker championship, and eight Indians qualified for the knockout stage, 26-year old Omar Alkojah provided a lot of cheer for Syria by defeating twice Asian champion Yasin Merchant 4-3 in a cl...
ESPNcricinfo staff | Saturday October 1, 2011
The Bangalore rain continue to mar what's been, for the most part, an exciting Champions League Twenty20.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 19, 2011
The fourth edition of the Indian Premier League witnessed its first washout on Tuesday with the match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here being called off without a ball being bowled because of inc...
Top Stories | mid-day.com | Friday July 23, 2010
Bindiya Carmeline Thomas Traffic Department, BBMP and metro rail officials say they are prepared for the very heavy rainfall that the Meteorological Department expects to hit the city. According to the Meteorological Department, Bangalore will receive heavier rainfall this season compared to last ...
Cities | mid-day.com | Wednesday June 2, 2010
Concerned that her daughter would get drenched in the rains, Aarthi Singh called her and asked her to take shelter. Little did she know that she would regret this advice.Sanjana (18), a class XII student of Airforce Central School, was returning from tuitions when it began raining heavily. While she...
Cities | Vasanthi Hariprakash | Saturday May 1, 2010
While Bangalore battles water shortage, there are positive stories too. In this ongoing special series on Bangalore's great water challenge, NDTV reports on how the administration is trying to enthuse residents and empower the city's huge water work...
Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2008
Rain may play spoilsport in the fourth One-Day International between India and England at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Sunday.
Monday October 8, 2007
Chasing 308, India was 9 for one after 2.4 overs against Australia in the first ODI of the seven-match series in Bangalore on Saturday when rain stopped pl