Makeshift crematoriums increase demand for firewood causing air pollution Bengaluru: Environmentalists believe that open cremation of a body releases a lot of carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, greenhouse gases that cause air pollution. “The mass burning could have been avoided on such a large scale. Whenever wood is being burnt, it doesn’t go under complete combustion. […]
Advocates say the procedures are ancient and need an immediate update in order to keep courts running. Bengaluru: “Vacancies exist not only for judges but also for the administration staff,” said Leah Verghese from Daksh NGO, a civil society organisation that undertakes research and activities to promote accountability and better governance in India. Leah further […]
We are delighted to bring you the second dailies edition of CityCast. The bulletin covers stories of the psychological and environmental impact of the COVID-19 surge, vaccine accessibility, and more. Our Top stories are – Sinchita – Not everyone is able to access the Covid vaccine even if they are eligible Amna – With more […]
This edition covers news from around the country. It includes coverage of IPL postponement, latest Covid figures and vaccination, World Asthma day and other regional stories such as tiffin services for Covid patients, elderly people face difficulties in getting treatment for Arthritis and many more.
National Centre for Disease Control Bangalore reports an acute shortage of ARV units since three years. Bengaluru: State-run and privately-owned veterinary hospitals in Karnataka are falling short of rabies vaccine. These hospitals are facing a shortage of ARV units that is anti-rabies vaccine since 2018. According to these hospitals, the issue has been taken up […]
Our batch has reported and covered stories from across Bangalore on topics such as Rabies Vaccination, Pollution and various health issues caused by water rides in amusement parks and more. Our top stories this time are as follows: Pollution from cement factories poses threat to locals – Roushni Nair Amusement Parks give rise to water-borne diseases – […]
We are happy to bring to you the first edition of CityCast Bulletin by Broadcast(Batch B). We have covered stories on transportation, civic issues, and business. Our top stories are:- Motor Driving Schools- Shreya Asopa Helmets- Sayantan Chandra BMTC Women Drivers- Shreya Mathews