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Citizens want Metro to stay off CMP, mind its own business

Citizens want Metro to stay off CMP, mind its own business

Citizens’ protests had led to shelving of elevated corridor projects Experts question validity of plan that proposes 90 km of elevated corridors With just a day left to submit suggestions for the Comprehensive Mobility Plan (CMP), citizen groups are questioning the legality of the vision document given that it is prepared by Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL), which [...]

January 20, 2020 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Citizens want Metro to stay off CMP, mind its own business

Dear senior citizens, beware of head injuries. They may increase dementia risk

Dear senior citizens, beware of head injuries. They may increase dementia risk

Suffering a traumatic brain injury from a blow to the head boosted dementia risk by 24 percent in a Danish study group of nearly three million people, researchers said Wednesday. The survey of 36 years’ worth of data — collected from the Danish national patient register — found that the risk of dementia rose with [...]

April 12, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Dear senior citizens, beware of head injuries. They may increase dementia risk

Real estate company dupes senior citizens

Real estate company dupes senior citizens

AHMEDABAD: A real estate firm located on Anandnagar Road has allegedly duped consumers in a land deal, according to a complaint received by Consumer Education & Research Centre (CERC). So far, around 20 complaints were registered with CERC’s complaints department in connection with the case. According to CERC officials, the real estate firm announced the [...]

January 19, 2017 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Real estate company dupes senior citizens

Roads submerged, citizens stranded in Bengaluru after two days of incessant rain

Roads submerged, citizens stranded in Bengaluru after two days of incessant rain

Bengaluru came to a standstill on Friday morning as torrential rain lashed the city. Several arterial roads such as Hosur Main Road and areas in Electronic City were flooded after a heavy downpour since Thursday night. The Met department said the rain would continue till August 1. According to The Hindu, the uprooting of trees [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Roads submerged, citizens stranded in Bengaluru after two days of incessant rain

Uber and Lyft’s Austin conflict over fingerprinting goes to the citizens

Uber and Lyft’s Austin conflict over fingerprinting goes to the citizens

Fingerprints have come to be a sensitive situation for Uber and Lyft. On Saturday, citizens in Austin, Texas will decide whether journey-hailing groups like Uber and Lyft are required to consist of fingerprinting in their driving force heritage assessments. A yes vote on Proposition 1 will mean no fingerprints, simply the existing heritage checks. A [...]

May 7, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Uber and Lyft’s Austin conflict over fingerprinting goes to the citizens