Articles about Karnataka State Pollution Control Board

Unbelievable! Bengaluru, India's Garden City, more polluted than Delhi

14 Aug 2018

India
Unbelievable! Bengaluru, India's Garden City, more polluted than Delhi

Air pollution is no longer Delhi's domain.

Only two lakes in Bengaluru passed water quality test

21 Feb 2018

Bengaluru
Only two lakes in Bengaluru passed water quality test

The worsening condition of Bengaluru's natural waterbodies has been making a lot of news recently.

Bengaluru's Bellandur lake catches fire once again

19 Jan 2018

Bengaluru
Bengaluru's Bellandur lake catches fire once again

The infamous Bellandur lake in South East Bengaluru once again caught fire on Friday morning around 10 am, as nearby residents spotted smoke emitting from the severely-polluted lake.

Karnataka filmmakers to stall movie making due to GST

13 Jun 2017

Bengaluru
Karnataka filmmakers to stall movie making due to GST

Kannada film fraternity plans to stall the film making activities to demand lowest tax slab under GST.

Karnataka Honour Killing: Pregnant-woman set on fire by her family

05 Jun 2017

Bengaluru
Karnataka Honour Killing: Pregnant-woman set on fire by her family

In yet another case of honour killing, a pregnant Muslim woman was burnt alive by her own family for marrying a Dalit man in Bijapur, Karnataka.

Bengaluru Police arrests 4 Pakistani nationals with fake Aadhaar cards

25 May 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru Police arrests 4 Pakistani nationals with fake Aadhaar cards

On 24th May, conducting a raid based on a tip-off, the City Crime Branch of Bengaluru Police arrested 4 Pakistani nationals.

Bengaluru gets disabled-friendly cab service

19 May 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru gets disabled-friendly cab service

With the mission to help mobility-challenged people gain independence, KickStart Cabs was founded by Vidhya Ramasubban and Srikish Siva in Bengaluru in 2013.

Bengaluru: Parents would be notified if children break speed limits

27 Apr 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru: Parents would be notified if children break speed limits

A group of automobile-engineering students from Bengaluru developed a foolproof system which can automatically alert traffic control rooms of overspeeding.

Bengaluru residents get coloured water because of illegal dyeing units

26 Apr 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru residents get coloured water because of illegal dyeing units

Residents of Shanti Nagar in Bengaluru buy bottled water as their taps give out blue and maroon coloured water; this is because illegal cloth dyeing units are polluting Bengaluru's water sources.

Baahubali director appeals to Kannadigas to allow release

20 Apr 2017

Bengaluru
Baahubali director appeals to Kannadigas to allow release

Baahubali: The Conclusion's director SS Rajamouli in a Facebook video appealed to Kannadigas to allow the release of the movie in Karnataka.

Bengaluru Police will soon have its own bomb squad

11 Apr 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru Police will soon have its own bomb squad

Currently, Bengaluru has just one Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad (BDDS) which belongs to the state intelligence and not the city police.

Hate mails for VK Sasikala in jail

23 Mar 2017

Bengaluru
Hate mails for VK Sasikala in jail

Convicted AIADMK leader Sasikala has reportedly received numerous letters from the people in TN accusing her for the death of Jayalalithaa.

Bengaluru should expect another sweltering summer

20 Mar 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru should expect another sweltering summer

According to a bulletin circulated by the MET Department, the maximum temperature on Sunday was 35 degrees Celsius in Bengaluru.

Satya Nadella's first visit to India's Silicon Valley

18 Feb 2017

Bengaluru
Satya Nadella's first visit to India's Silicon Valley

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will visit Bengaluru next week for a company event, in his first trip to India's Silicon Valley since taking office in Feb'14.