No water in Kabini for Chamalapura Coal Fired Power Plant, click here.
2007: Demand to postpone the environmental public hearing on the proposed Mangalore SEZ in compliance with the EIA notification – Krishi Bhoomi Samrakshana Samithi – Bajpe, click here.
2005: People Rally to Save Handigondi Rocks, click here.
2004: KERC orders BESCOM to compensate ESG for power surge damages, Landmark ruling supports full claim, click here.
1999: Citizens’ Symbolic Protest to Save Arkavathy Save Bangalore, click here.
Hasiru Usiru: A network of organisations and individuals concerned about conservation of public commons, open spaces and greenery in Bengaluru.
Enthusiastic Response to State Wide protests against Regressive Amendment to the Karnataka Tree Preservation Act – Forest Department Unlikely to proceed with the amendment, click here.
Stop Regressive Amendments to the Karnataka Tree Preservation Act – State wide protest on Friday, 21 May 2010, 4-5 pm, click here.
Stop Work and Review Bangalore Metro Design and Safety Aspects, click here.
BBMP Administrator, Commissioner and Tree Officer (Bangalore North) make mockery of High Court directions and the Public – Tree Officer approves tree felling at CNR Rao circle within 48 hours of public notice, click here.
Constitutional Anarchy supports Metro Implementation, click here.
An Update on the PIL against the alignment of Bangalore Metro through Lalbagh and Lakshman Rao boulevard, click here.
Hundreds gather to protest Metro through Lakshman Rao boulevard and Lalbagh, click here.
Karnataka High Court stays tree felling in Lalbagh and Lakshman Rao boulevard for Bangalore Metro, click here.
Police Offer Protection to Bangalore Metro’s encroachment of Lalbagh, click here.
No tree felling in Lalbagh till Metro proves its activities are legal, click here.
Bangalore Metro being built by Bonded Children, click here.
Hopes Dashed as High Court Appointed Committee to review Road Widening turns people-unfriendly, click here.
High Court of Karnataka constitutes a Committee to review Road Widening Schemes of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, click here.
Karnataka High Court admits PIL against Road Widening Projects in Bangalore, click here.
BMP Commissioner withdraws tree felling order following citizen protests late into Tuesday, click here.
Put an end to the Chop! Chop! Chop! More than 70 healthy trees illegally felled by BMP, click here.
Friends of the Earth and Environment Support Group Appeal to Visiting Japanese Prime Minister Mr. Yoshiro Mori not to allow imports of iron ore into Japan from Kudremukh National Park, click here.
EIA – International Tiger Campaigner joins Campaign to Ban Mining in Kudremukh National Park, click here.
On International Finance
2018: People’s Convention Vows To Challenge Undemocratic & Destructive Global Finance, click here.
2014: International Call Demanding World Bank Withdraw Its New Environmental And Social Framework, click here.
2013: World Bank’s Sham ‘consultation’ To Review Its Environmental And Social Safeguards Shut Down In Bangalore, click here.
On Urban Planning
2017: How To Understand And Comment On The Revised Draft Masterplan (RMP) 2031 For Bengaluru, click here.
2014: Bangalore Development Authority Postpones Public Hearing Following Call for Action to Tell The Authority it is Unconstitutional for them to Plan Our City, click here.
Issues with Bangalore Metro
2022: All Saints Church – Sacred Living heritage of Bengaluru – Saved for posterity, click here.
2019: Appeal to shift Bangalore Metro’s Vellara Station to save All Saints Church & protect Fundamental Right to Pray, click here.
2015: Bangalore Metro’s Efforts To Secure Ritual Clearance For Felling 300 Trees Fails: Legally Infirm Public Hearing Called By BBMP Tree Officer Cancelled, click here.
BBMP Proposals For Mass Felling Of Trees Illegal, In Contempt Of Court, click here.
Karnataka Government Must Freeze Mass Tree Felling Till Necessary Public Review Safeguards Are In Place, click here.
2016: Public Hearing To Review Proposed Tree Felling For Phase II Of Bangalore Metro, Cancelled For The Third Time, click here.
2014: An Urgent Appeal To Help Verify Claims Of BBMP About Tree Planting In Bangalore City, click here.
Mangalore Airport Expansion: Resistance of the Bajpe community
2010: Mangalore Air Crash Tragic Fallout of Criminal Negligence of Planning and Regulatory Authorities, click here.
2003: Mangalore Airport Expansion to proceed only if Legal, click here.
2001: Government prepares to evict people to accommodate Mangalore Airport Expansion without complying with International Standards and obtaining Statutory Clearances, click here.
1999: Bajpe residents resist survey of Land for expansion of Mangalore Airport MLA Ramnath Rai leads delegation to lodge protest with Commissioner, click here.
Brutal eviction awaits 208 families as Asst. Commissioner tampers land records transferring ownership to Airport Authority of India – Revenue Minister not aware: Promises to study the matter, click here.
Over 300 Land Records tampered overnight by Land Acquisition Officer to Rush through expansion of Bajpe Airport- Press Invitation, click here.
Clarification regarding the press released, click here.
High Court admits PIL against the New Mangalore Airport, click here.
High Court Stays Proposed New Mangalore Airport, click here.
Save Cubbon Park
Governor calls for people’s action to protect Cubbon Park, click here.
Citizens renew Cubbon Park Protest: Seek Governor’s intervention in calling a Public Hearing, click here.
Save Cubbon Park Campaign Continues – Press Invitation, click here.
On Lakes & other Water Commons
Manipur High Court reaffirms stay on all developments in and around Loktak Lake in Manipur, click here.
2007: Widespread Environmental and Social Concerns Brushed Aside during Environmental Public Hearing on massive expansion plans of West Coast Paper Mills, Dandeli, Karnataka. click here.
Dandeli Dam Proposal Abandoned: says Karnataka Industries Minister Deshpande, click here.
Epidemic Outbreak of Gastroenteritis and Death due to Pollution of Kali River by West Coast Paper Mills, click here.
Protests in Bangalore on World Environment Day to save what little is left of the Kali River, click here.
On Solid Waste Management
2018: National Green Tribunal Puts Karnataka Govt. On Notice For Planning To Release 1152 Crores Plastic Labels Into The Environment, click here.
Karnataka High Court Directs Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike To Set Up Ward Committees Within One Month, click here.
Historic Direction By Karnataka High Court To BBMP To Ensure Ward Committees Prepare Ward Level Solid Waste Management Plan, click here.
Massive Violations Of Karnataka High Court Directives Makes A Mess Of Mavallipura, Again, click here.
MoEF&CC Forced To “Call Off” Its Illegal And Unconstitutional National Public Consultation On Waste Management Rules, 2015 In Bangalore, click here.
Karnataka High Court Orders Status Quo On Ministry Of Environment And Forests’ Proposal To Amend Municipal Solid Waste (Management And Handling) Rules, click here.
Ministry Of Environment And Forests Withdraws Controversial Proposal To Modify Municipal Solid Waste Management Rules, click here.
2010: Bangalore’s garbage killing people in Mavallipura – Villagers refuse to cremate young victim’s body, click here.
Ramky Landfill at Mavallipura must be phased out, click here.
Press briefing: Why phase out Ramky Landfill at Mavallipura, click here.
On Challakere/Amrit Mahal Kavals
2018: DRDO Drone Crash In Challakere Highlights Risks Latent To The “science City” In Chitradurga, Karnataka, click here.
2015: Central Information Commission Directs MoEF & Karnataka Government To Make Public Information On Military-industrial-nuclear Complex Proposed At Challakere, Chitradurga Dt., Karnataka, click here.
National Green Tribunal Halts All Construction Activity In Challakere Amrut Mahal Kavals, click here.
DRDO, BARC, IISC, ISRO, Sagitaur, Etc. Violate National Green Tribunal Orders To Comply With Environmental And Human Rights Standards, click here.