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Telangana to sanitize Hyderabad Metro, TSRTC buses amid coronavirus outbreak

04 Mar 2020

Telangana to sanitize Hyderabad Metro, TSRTC buses amid coronavirus outbreak

As reports of novel coronavirus cases emerged from Telangana, the state government has decided to sanitize its public transport.

Till July-31, it's free rides for students aboard Bengaluru buses

11 Jul 2018

Till July-31, it's free rides for students aboard Bengaluru buses

Bengaluru's public bus transport service, BMTC, has said students using passes can travel in buses for free till July 31.

Bengaluru to become uninhabitable by 2030: IISc study

14 Apr 2018

Bengaluru to become uninhabitable by 2030: IISc study

The country's IT city, Bengaluru, might become inhabitable by 2030, as per IISc.

Bengaluru: BMTC staff goes on strike after driver's suicide attempt

20 Sep 2017

Bengaluru: BMTC staff goes on strike after driver's suicide attempt

NS Madhu, a 35-year-old bus driver in Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) allegedly attempted suicide by consuming poison after being harassed by superiors over route-allotment.

Bengaluru: Over concretization led to floods, says IISc study

31 Aug 2017

Bengaluru: Over concretization led to floods, says IISc study

After heavy rains flooded most parts of Bengaluru, an Indian Institute of Science (IISc) study said "unchecked concretization" coupled with the acute loss of vegetation and wetland is the reason behind the frequent flooding.

Double-decker buses to ply on Bengaluru's roads again

31 Jul 2017

Double-decker buses to ply on Bengaluru's roads again

In order to restore Bengaluru's past glory and boost tourism, double-decker buses will be plying on city's roads again by year-end as Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) is going to buy five double-decker buses.

Bengaluru firm chosen to build hyperloop pod prototype

09 May 2017

Bengaluru firm chosen to build hyperloop pod prototype

Workbench Projects from Bengaluru has been chosen by Hyperloop India to build a prototype pod which will feature on a global platform - a competition for the super fast transportation system using magnetic levitation technology.