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Sunday, December 08, 2019



Bengaluru's bus priority lane reduces travel time, finds citizen survey

November 26, 2019 9:53 pm

The survey, which was conducted from November 19 to 23, revealed that 53% of evening commuters felt no difference as they continued to get stuck in peak-hour traffic, which Bengaluru is infamous for.

Bengaluru: Conductor suspended for pushing girl out of moving bus

November 19, 2019 7:46 pm

According to the police, the victim, a 16-year-old student, suffered injuries to her forehead and left knee in the incident and also broke her teeth.

Bengaluru airport passengers can now book 'Vayu Vajra' bus online

November 11, 2019 9:16 am

The passengers using online travel portals to book flights, hotels and cabs will be able to book the Vayu Vajra bus to and from the airport.

Over 800 buses branded 'Nimbus' to ply on Bengaluru's bus priority lanes

October 24, 2019 12:49 pm

Meanwhile, the BMTC has also set on a digital outreach programme, trying to create a social media image on all major platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Traffic cop, bus driver fight over parking violation in Bengaluru; video goes viral

October 22, 2019 3:44 pm

The driver, traffic police said, got into a heated argument with the traffic cop when was told to move the bus.

Karnataka: KSRTC to operate 1,600 additional buses for Deepavali

October 21, 2019 2:39 pm

The special buses will operate for three days starting Friday. The services will be operated on the return route on October 29.

Pilot run on dedicated KR Puram-Marathahalli bus lane to begin from October 20

October 15, 2019 7:03 pm

According to BMTC officials, an increase of 1.5 lakh in daily ridership is expected once the entire bus priority lane is operational. At present, nearly 3.5 lakh commuters rely on public transport in Bengaluru.

BYOB: KSRTC stops plastic water bottles in buses, urges passengers to get their own

October 04, 2019 8:58 pm

After implementing the ban on single-use plastic bottles, the KSRTC is also holding a selfie contest to encourage people to bring their own water bottles.

Bengaluru: BMTC gives clearance to induct 300 e-buses

October 03, 2019 4:58 pm

The BMTC has called a tender to lease the fleet through a third party. Souces in the BMTC said, the corporation will lease bus under the central government’s ‘Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid and) Electric vehicles (FAME)’ subsidy programme.

Bengaluru: Carry earphones on your commute as BMTC says no to loud music

September 24, 2019 11:03 am

"Violators of the rule will be warned first. If one does not comply with the rules even then, the passenger's ticket will be cancelled and shall be asked to de-board the bus," BMTC MD C Shikha told