Puducherry

Puducherry budget to be presented on July 2

With the centre giving its nod, the 2018-19 budget for Puducherry will be presented in the Union Territory budget on July 2. Chief Minister V Narayan

Business (India)

Assembly to be reconvened in first week of July

Updated: June 22, 2018 00:17 IST<p>PUDUCHERRY, June 22, 2018 00:17 IST<p>Updated: June 22, 2018 00:17 IST<p>more-in<p>The Legislative Assembly is likely to be …

Puducherry

Leaders, officials show the way to fitness

The fourth International Day of Yoga in Puducherry was packed with events as several institutions in Puducherry organised yoga demonstrations, …

India

‘Communication a vital tool in governance’

Lt. Governor Kiran Bedi on Tuesday said that media such as the radio, newspaper and television can greatly enhance the responsibility of citizens by …

India

6 Popular Pondicherry Beaches You Must Visit

Pondicherry is a popular tourist destination in South India. The city has many colonial buildings, churches, temples, and statues. It is also the …

India

FM Rainbow Pudhuvai turns 10 today

FM Rainbow Pudhuvai of All India Radio Puducherry is celebrating its 10th anniversary on Wednesday.<p>The FM station was launched with fanfare on June …

India

Entries sought for National Bravery Awards

The government has called for entries for the National Bravery Awards conferred upon children in recognition of their exemplary acts of bravery.<p>A …

Awards

Many truck operators go on indefinite strike

A group of truck operators in Puducherry stopped operations on Monday in support of the strike called by the All India Confederation of Goods Vehicle …

Demonstration

Power shutdown today

Updated: June 18, 2018 23:44 IST<p>PUDUCHERRY, June 18, 2018 23:44 IST<p>Updated: June 18, 2018 23:44 IST<p>more-in<p>Maintenance work in the 22kV Agaram feeder …

India News

AIADMK flays Pondy CM Over 'Failure' to Get Centre's Nod For Budget

The AIADMK leader alleged that Narayanasamy has been busy criticising Lt Governor Kiran Bedi instead of getting the sanction from the Centre for …

India

Snake Found While Officials At Meeting In Puducherry Airport VIP Lounge

Airports Authority of India (AAI) chairman Guruprasad Mohapatra first saw the six-feet-long snake slithering under a couch at Puducherry</b> …

Zoology

Now, Congress Govt Wants Statehood With Special Status for Puducherry

After highlighting the performance of the Puducherry government in various sectors, including agriculture and health, the Chief Minister appealed for …

India

Narayanasamy flags L-G’s role

Amidst the dramatic stand-off between Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Lieutenant Governor (L-G) Anil Baijal, Chief Minister of …

India News

Gang targeting rich French nationals in Puducherry: Madras HC

The case was filed on a complaint from Marie Jacques that her father Saint Jacques Antoine's properties across Puducherry was grabbed by using fake …

Framing

Puducherry's Congress chief minister Narayanasamy justifies Kejriwal's sit-in protest against LG

Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy on Friday accused the Lieutenant Governors of Delhi and Puducherry of interfering in the functioning of the …

India

Now, V Narayanasamy wants statehood status for Puducherry

Backing Arvind Kejriwal's demand for a full state status for Delhi, now another Union Territory Chief Minister V Narayanasamy too wants a statehood …

India

AIADMK slams Centre for delaying budget

The opposition AIADMK has charged the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government at the Centre with deliberately delaying its nod for the …

NDA

‘Bedi creating obstacles in implementing schemes’

Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy on Friday made a scathing attack on the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) and the Lieutenant Governor Kiran …

India News

Sundari Nanda postedPuducherry DGP

Updated: June 15, 2018 00:15 IST<p>S. Sundari Nanda | Photo Credit: Handout_E_Mail<p>PUDUCHERRY, June 15, 2018 00:15 IST<p>Updated: June 15, 2018 00:15 …

India News

Puducherry verdict different from Tamil Nadu MLAs case

Within minutes of the Madras High Court delivering its verdict on Thursday in the case of disqualification of 18 MLAs, social media was abuzz on why …

India

Narayanasamy hosts iftar party

Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy hosted an iftar party on the Waqf Board premises here on Thursday evening.<p>Mr. Narayanasamy said Ramzan promoted …

Consumer Price Index

Minister pushes case for full funding of Central schemes

Malladi Krishna Rao, Health Minister has pushed the case for full funding for implementation of various Centrally-driven schemes in the Union …

India News

Banks urged to extend loans to urban poor under NULM

The Oulgaret Municipality on Wednesday organised a sensitisation programme to create awareness among bankers on the implementation of the National …

Self-employment

Seven best eating places in Pondicherry

A quaint French setting, subcontinental aesthetics and a blended cuisine- all together attract travellers to the small Union Territory of …

Travel (India)

Puducherry's Craftswomen Are Overthrowing A Patriarchal Mindset By Designing This Lakmé Fashion Week Collection

Fashion<p>June 14, 2018<p>Puducherry’s Craftswomen Are Overthrowing A Patriarchal Mindset By Designing This Lakmé Fashion Week Collection<p>Text by Ojas …

Fashion Week

Heading to Pondicherry? Robocop Constable Singham Will Answer All your Queries!

If you happen to be visiting Pondicherry and need any kind of help, just turn to ‘Constable’ Singham, a robocop, kept in front of the police station …

India

Government’s notification on banners observed more in breach

The Local Administration Department has launched a crackdown on unauthorised hoardings and banners that had cropped up in several parts of the city …

India News

CM wants NEET scrapped

Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy has urged the Union government to scrap the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET).<p>Addressing a press …

India News

Will make Puducherry an ideal destination: Kiran Bedi

The Raj Nivas was thrown open to the public on Saturday on the occasion of Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi’s 69th birthday.<p>Ms. Bedi cut a cake in the …

India News

R Krishnaiah meets Puducherry CM, asks him to reserve 50 pc seats in Assembly for BCs

Prominent BC community leader and TDP MLA R Krishnaiah has kickstarted his campaign to meet Chief Ministers across India, appealing them to introduce …

India