Lakes in the Media 2013

18-Dec-2013 Citizen Matters

BBMP gets 3-month deadline to clear lake encroachment

16-Dec-2013 The New Indian Express

Yuva takes over Allalasandra

10-Dec-2013 Bangalore Mirror

Upa Lokayukta sets 3-month deadline to restore city lakes

02-Dec-2013 Bangalore Mirror

BDA tells residents to clean up Ullal Lake

25-Nov-2013 Deccan Herald

Citizens clean Allalasandra Lake

20-Nov-2013 Deccan Herald

Allalasandra Lake to get a makeover

19-Nov-2013 Deccan Herald

Development plan may rip this temple tank apart

16-Oct-2013 The New Indian Express

Sewer lines to be repaired near Allalasandra Lake

16-Oct-2013 The Hindu

BWSSB directed to divert sewage away from Allalasandra Lake

12-Oct-2013 DNA

Rs 8 crore goes down Allalasandra lake

11-Oct-2013 DNA

The floody nuisance of Arekere lake

10-Oct-2013 The New Indian Express

Will Uttarahalli go the Puttenahalli way?

10-Oct-2013 The New Indian Express

Hope floats for city's lakes

10-Oct-2013 The Times of India

Arekere Lake unleashes havoc in Hulimavu

10-Oct-2013 The Hindu

Arekere Lake overflows, homes in surrounding areas flooded

10-Oct-2013 Deccan Herald

Water encroaches homes, drains out people's energy

05-Oct-2013 The Hindu

Panels formed to conserve lakes

Sep-2013 Stockholm Resilience Centre, Cities and Biodiversity Outlook (video)

Kaikondrahalli Lake - The Uncommon Story of Urban Commons

29-Sep-2013 The Times of India

2 lakes cleared of encroachments

29-Sep-2013 The Hindu

Officials remove encroachments near Byrasandra Lake

26-Sep-2013 India Water Portal

The comedy and tragedy of the Doddaballapur Tanks

26-Sep-2013 Bangalore Mirror

Bamboo shoot thefts hurting Narasipura Lake

26-Sep-2013 The Times of India

Lakes are alive yet again

26-Sep-2013 Deccan Herald

Lake that slaked residents' thirst is now a cesspool

23-Sep-2013 Citizen Matters

KSPCB puzzled by preliminary data on lake pollution

23-Sep-2013 The New Indian Express

Morning walks are a joy again

22-Sep-2013 Deccan Chronicle

The land of a thousand lakes now a sewage pit

21-Sep-2013 The New Indian Express

Heavy rain leaves lakes brimming

21-Sep-2013 The Times of India

Bangalore lakes choke on killer chemicals

20-Sep-2013 Jagran City Plus

Vested interest looting Challakere Lake

19-Sep-2013 The Hindu

Pelican brief

18-Sep-2013 The New Indian Express

Lake revival a myth?

16-Sep-2013 The Hindu

Residents join hands with NGOs to save Alahalli Lake

11-Sep-2013 The Indian Express

3 lakh idols may be immersed in Bangalore lakes this festival

11-Sep-2013 Citizen Matters

Who did you want to surprise Mr Chief Minister?

10-Sep-2013 Deccan Herald

Rains fail to replenish lakes

08-Sep-2013 Bangalore Mirror

CM visits Agara Lake

03-Sep-2013 The Hindu

From marshy land to thriving ecosystem

03-Sep-2013 The New Indian Express

For the lake, Alahalli awakes

30-Aug-2013 Citizen Matters

High court issues contempt notice to government on lake protection case

26-Aug-2013 Deccan Herald

Last chance for the lakes

26-Aug-2013 Deccan Herald

Citizens come together to revive ailing Alahalli Lake

25-Aug-2013 DNA

BBMP gears up for festival

23-Aug-2013 The Hindu

Saving lakes from exploitation

10-Aug-2013 Reap Benefit Blog

Disappearing lakes of Bangalore

06-Aug-2013 The Hindu

Dal Lake blooms in Bangalore

03-Aug-2013 Centre of Law and Policy Research

Bangalore's Dying Lakes: Where is the Apex Committee?

31-Jul-2013 The Indian Express

How to restore our lakes (Lake Pashan, Pune)

27-Jul-2013 The Times of India

Massive plantation drive to rejuvenate Yelahanka Lake

25-Jul-2013 Deccan Herald

Palike builds anganwadi, badminton court on lakebed

17-Jul-2013 The New Indian Express

Mestripalya lake to regain glory

17-Jul-2013 RTI Foundation of India

Most of the lakes in Bangalore have never been surveyed

15-Jul-2013 The Hindu

Kiran cleaning machine joins war on water hyacinth

15-Jul-2013 Deccan Herald

Destruction of Bangalore's water bodies poses grave danger

14-Jul-2013 The Times of India

Residents rescue lake from jaws of death

13-Jul-2013 The Times of India

Budget 2013-14: Lake revival just in name

13-Jul-2013 Citizen Matters

Work on Meistripalya Kere starts

08-Jul-2013 DNA

Citizens do their bit to save Agara Lake

08-Jul-2013 The Times of India

Call to save Bangalore's water bodies grows louder

05-Jul-2013 Citizen Matters

BDA develops lakes, but BBMP yet to take them back

27-Jun-2013 DNA

BBMP trashing Sarakki Lake

27-Jun-2013 Deccan Herald

BMRCL to rejuvenate 78 lakes

26-Jun-2013 Deccan Herald

Plans afoot to interlink 56 lakes

25-Jun-2013 The New Indian Express

36 lakes have vanished in Bangalore-west alone

21-Jun-2013 Citizen Matters

Ibblur lake: Now a dumpyard

15-Jun-13 The Better India

Back to Life - The Story of a Lake (Guntur)

15-Jun-13 The Hindu

A lake comes to life (Periyakulam Lake, Coimbatore)

14-Jun-2013 The Times of India/ Blog

Agara Lake - on the edge

12-Jun-2013 Deccan Herald

How BDA 'stole' lake land to form a layout

07-Jun-2013 Deccan Herald

Muslim body ropes in mosques for water conservation

06-Jun-2013 Deccan Herald

Officials, land sharks join hands to encroach lake

03-Jun-2013 The Hindu

Mutli-crore project swallows Bellandur wetland

28-May-2013 Citizen Matters

Upstream work messes up Kaikondrahalli Lake, fishes dying

24-May-2013 Citizen Matters

Kaikondrahalli Lake: A success story of lake rejuvenation

21-May-2013 Citizen Matters

Meeting held to ignite Agara lake restoration

20-May-2013 Citizen Matters

Encroachment of Bangalore lakes continues unabated

07-May 2013 Deccan Herald

Celluloid attempt to put life back into Bangalore lakes

02-May-2013 The Alternative

Activism alone cannot save Bangalore's lakes

02-May-2013 DNA

78 lakes in Bangalore to be rejuvenated

15-Apr-2013 DH Video

Saving a lake (Janardhana Kere) from the land mafia


BBMP turns a blind eye to buildings near lakes

20-Mar-2013 Deccan Herald

Janardhanakere on death row

19-Mar-2013 The Times of India

PIL on Pantherapalya Lake quashed

19-Mar-2013 The Alternative

How you can save a lake in your city

12-Mar-2013 The Alternative

A lotus blooms best in murky waters (Vibutipura Lake)

12-Mar-2013 The Alternative

Kairondrahalli Lake serves as a moral feat

Mar-2013 The Alternative

Catch every drop - Save our lakes

10-Mar-2013 Deccan Herald

It's official now: This lake is a water body

05-Mar-2013 DNA

Bangalore water crisis, the big hoodwink

28-Feb-2013 Deccan Herald

Subramanyapura Lake is gomala land

22-Feb-2013 Citizen Matters

Take action before Somasundara Palya Lake is lost forever

09-Feb-2013 ABC News

Two Great Lakes Hit Record Low Levels: Climate Crisis or Natural Cycle?

08-Feb-2013 Bangalore Mirror

Like BBMP, BDA too is a pauper

07-Feb-2013 Press Infomation Bureau, Govt of India

Merger of National Lake Conservation Plan and National Wetlands Conservation Programme into a new scheme

30-Jan-2013 Deccan Herald

HC notice on restoration of Pantherapalya Lake

29-Jan-2013 Received by

Basapura Kere 1 sewage piping stopped

27-Jan-2013 The New Indian Express

Now BDA plans to rejuvenate lakes

24-Jan-2013 The Hindu

Encroachments on Sowlkere Lake cleared

23-Jan-2013 The Times of India

Subramanyapura Lake will be notified soon

23-Jan-2013 Bangalore Mirror

Dry lakes means borewells will pump air, not water

10-Jan-2013 Deccan Herald

Death knell for Kacharakanahalli Lake

09-Jan-2013 Deccan Herald

Dorekere lake wantonly polluted