Oct 22: Several protests were carried out in the past week over the proposal of the construction of a steel flyover in Bengaluru. Several activists, citizens and noted celebs joined the protest against the proposed flyover that will see almost 800 trees being axed.
However, the government of Karnataka said that it was firm on the construction of the flyover that will allegedly address traffic issues.
In other news, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump continued to be in the midst of a controversy surrounding the leaked tapes where he is heard talking about women.
Here are the news headlines from the past week seen through the eyes of a cartoonist:
Donald Trump in soup over leaked audio tapes
Donald Trump found himself in a controversy surrounding a leaked audio tape where he is heard making lewd comments about women.
Karnataka govt faces flak over proposed steel flyover
The Karnataka government came under heavy criticism for announcing a steel flyover aimed at cutting down traffic while travelling to the airport.
Who needs security- Arnab or the panelists on his show?
Arnab Goswami was given 'Y' category security after threats from Pakistani terror groups.
Clamour for the construction of Ram Mandir grows
With UP gearing up for elections, debate over the construction of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya has come up again.
With Amma recovering, will situation return to normal in TN?
With Jayalalithaa in hospital, there is a sense of panic among many not over her health, but with the number of arrests reported by the TN Police.