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Whitefield Residents Rise in Protest

Nallurhalli Kapadi sees hundreds march on Borewell Road against govt apathy Bengaluru 15 Feb. 2017 More than 200 residents of BBMP’s Mahadevapura Zone walked peacefully this morning on Borewell Road in Whitefield, demanding restoration of the road and civic amenities. Young and old, women and men, joined hands to cover the 1.5 km stretch from Post […]




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MLA-WR Connect

Minutes of the Meeting held with Shri Arvind Limbavali MLA, Mahadevapura Assembly Constituency on 13th Jan 2017 at his office in Indiranagar.   The meeting with MLA and his P.A. Mr Prasad commenced at 12.40 pm. At the outset MLA mentioned that WR Members are not seeing his Facebook page and appreciating the good things […]




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Molestation Incident on New Years Eve

‘On how many levels is this wrong’ ? First so many men violating so many Women’s dignity in public is disgusting , alarming and reflects the current state of our society. Second, the police despite preparation couldn’t come quick enough. Third, society couldn’t respond in strength and take charge. But the one that takes the […]




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Is Deepavali without Crackers an Oxymoron?

Is Deepavali without Crackers an Oxymoron?   by Pravir Bagrodia Bengaluru 23 Oct. 2016   Diwali or Deepavali, literally a row of lamps, is just a week away. We look forward to the festival of lights year after year. During my childhood, I used to strongly associate crackers with the festival, but as years passed by, the focus shifted elsewhere. Cleaning and white-washing the […]




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Student spreads the word

She is barely 14 and she can do this. I think we can take a cue. Here is an email that came in. Dear Sir/Madam, I am Nina Raman, a student of class 9 studying in Deens Academy, Whitefield. I would like to promote an ECO Ganesh Chaturthi and spread awareness regarding environmental hazards, including […]




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Carpooling comes to Whitefield

Whitefield Rising is excited about Carpooling and  is partnering with PoolCircle to bring down our collective carbon footprint. We will pilot it in a few communities to begin with.  Here is everything you need to know to get started. How will this work? Your community needs to be signed up and assign an “admin” . […]