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Alvin Mendonca

  • Karnataka CM cancels the appointment order for CAO candidate

    Tuesday, 22 July 2014 - 1:38pm
  • dna impact: BBMP cleans the Vikasa Soudha entrance earlier piled with waste dump

    The Vikasa Soudha which was welcoming its visitors with garbage piles dumped at the entrance, now has a clean and neat area. The waste dump near the few days ago, were cleaned up by the local agency.

    Monday, 21 July 2014 - 7:10pm
  • 47 k trade licensees out of 4 lakh traders!

    Even though there are over 4 lakh traders in city and there are laws to bring them under the same roof, the traders are not worried about it at all. Even the BBMP did a special drive, traders' interest is very less and now the city has around 47 thousand licensees out of 4 lakh traders. Thus the...

    Monday, 21 July 2014 - 4:33pm
  • Fish products exports increases the foreign exchange in state

    In recent years, the state is having increased fish production and the foreign exchange through the export of fish products. In 2011-12, the state had recorded a fish production of 5.46 lakh metric tonnes (MT) and during 2012-13, it reached to 5.25 lakh MT while the fish production in 2013-14...

    Monday, 21 July 2014 - 3:23pm
  • Few traders coming forward to renew license

    Although there are over four lakh traders in the city and there are laws to bring them under the same roof, the traders are still not worried about it at all. Recently, the BBMP had started a one month long trade license drive and given a chance to renew the trade licenses to avail new trade...

    Saturday, 19 July 2014 - 7:55am
  • 8,258 unfilled posts in state run corporations

    The state run transport corporations have a large number of vacancies including staff and officials. Over 8,258 post in KSRTC and BMTC including 126 officers' posts remained unfilled for various reasons.

    Friday, 18 July 2014 - 8:27am
  • Secret of Sevenraj's success is in red and white

    For Sevenraj, a seventh child, life is not just black and white. There are no grey areas either. For the Bangalore realtor, life is all about red and white.

    Friday, 27 June 2014 - 6:29am
  • BMTC revamps helpline to let commuters report their grievances

    The helpline—18004251663—now works 24X7 and incorporates a host of new features. Speaking with dna, BMTC's director (information technology), Kumar Pushkar, conceded that the helpline's previous format was found wanting on multiple fronts. He made no bones that the lack of follow-up was a major...

    Monday, 28 April 2014 - 5:32am
  • Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike babus can’t play truant anymore

    Officials of the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, who are used to playing truant, cannot afford to do so anymore as the commissioner has directed them to maintain a diary of their daily work. All the 2,000-odd BBMP staff will have to present the diary to the commissioner during inspection, or...

    Saturday, 1 March 2014 - 8:03pm
  • MF Saldanha welcomes new Lokayukta Bill

    Welcoming the changes in the draft Lokayukta Bill, former high court judge MF Saldanha has called the proposed legislation revolutionary. “It has a few drawbacks but most of the mentioned points can be welcomed,” he told dna.

    Thursday, 27 February 2014 - 7:41pm