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Get rid of police scrutiny for passports: Janaagraha
Deccan Chronicle

Get rid of police scrutiny for passports: Janaagraha

BENGALURU: Police verification which is mandatory for issuing passport is unscientific, ineffective and redundant. Dispensing with the police verification process could eliminate corruption in the police department dealing with the passport work, ... Deccan Chronicle, 6 days ago
Bengaluru: Now, Kaapi pe charcha with cops! Deccan Chronicle, 3 weeks ago

City stands second for mechanisms influencing quality of life

Thiruvananthapuram: The recently released Janaagraha survey has put Thiruvananthapuram in the second highest position among Indian cities in terms of mechanisms which influence quality of life. The city came second to Mumbai with a 0.01 difference ...
 Times of India1 month ago

‘Empower local bodies to tackle surge in urban population’

Government should abstain from managing cities, says Janaagraha. Indias urban population is set to increase from 400 million to 800 million in the next 35 years and, in the absence of effective policy-making and systemic reforms, it will be difficult to ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Thiruvananthapuram And Mumbai Are The Best Managed Cities In India  Indiatimes1 month ago Indian Cities Lack Self Reliance  Asian Lite1 month ago Quality of life? Indian cities score badly  Rediff.com1 month ago

Streetlights Don't Dispel Fear

BENGALURU: A study by Janaagraha reveals that 37 per cent of the city streets have no lights, while 51 per cent are unsafe for pedestrians. Conducted across 3,075 km in and around Bengaluru's footpaths, the study also found that the average ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

Lesson from Indian city systems survey: Divided, Delhi's slipping

Delhi came sixth in a survey of 21 Indian cities released by Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy last week. Mumbai topped the list, followed by Thiruvananthapuram, Kolkata, Pune and Bhopal. One thought the national capital would do ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

Jaipur fares poorly in urban planning, governance: says Janaagraha survey

JAIPUR: The third Annual Survey of India's City-Systems-2015 (ASICS) has placed Jaipur at the second position from bottom in terms of urban planning, transparency, accountability and public participation in local governance. This has come as an ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Twin murder spurs police to secure soft targets

The city police have decided to implement various measures to ensure safety of men, women and couples who stay alone. "A large number of aged couple, men and women stay alone in the city, while their children stay in other states and abroad. Such persons ...
 Deccan Herald5 days ago

Police verification, a big source of corruption: study

It took me almost 15 days to get a police verification done by the cops. I had to call them by myself … arrange for meetings thrice and cops did not cooperate. The constable, who finally turned up at my house was clearly expecting money, which he ...
 The Hindu6 days ago

Rs 38L Bribe Paid for Passport Verification

BENGALURU: Residents in the city have paid a sum of `38, 17, 821 in the case of 1,149 cases where bribes are reported to be paid to cops to facilitate the passport verification process. This data furnished for the years from 2010-2014 were obtained ...
 New Indian Express6 days ago

Bengaluru Today

Religion Brahmasutra Bhaashyam: Discourse by K.G. Subraya Sharma, Adhyaatma Mandira, V.V. Puram, 7.45 a.m. Upadesha Sahasree (Padya): By Lakshmeesha Bhatta, Adhyatma Prakasha Karyalaya, APK Road, Thyagarajanagar, 9.30 a.m. Bruhadaaranyaka ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
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