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BJP's 'Embalam' Selvam set to be elected Speaker of Puducherry Assembly

AINRC and BJP are constituents of the NDA which formed the coalition government here with the AINRC having 10 members

15 Jun 2021 2:48 PM

Puducherry CM Narayanasamy loses confidence vote, Congress government falls

Narayanasamy and his ruling side MLAs later walked out before the motion was put for voting

22 Feb 2021 12:29 PM

Telangana Guv Tamilisai Soundararajan sworn in as Pondy Lt Governor

After the swearing-in, the Lt Governor was presented a guard of honour by the Puducherry police outside Raj Nivas

18 Feb 2021 11:43 AM

Treat us as transgenders: Irked Puducherry CM urges Centre

The Congress leader added that the problems being faced by the Puducherry administration are similar to those of Delhi.

22 Nov 2019 9:57 AM

Puducherry CM attacks Kiran Bedi, says 'Centre posted a demon here'

'But the Centre has posted a 'demon' here and she has been hindering the implementation of the schemes,' Puducherry CM alleged.

01 Nov 2019 11:30 AM


Kiran Bedi loses iPhone while riding bullock cart to village, recovers it later

The phone had fallen off while Bedi was riding a bullock-cart on a bumpy, slushy road.

14 Sep 2019 9:17 PM

Puducherry: Opposition members stage walkout from Assembly

Rangasamy along with legislators of his party and the AIADMK have alleged that the Speaker is acting more as a Congress functionary.

27 Aug 2019 5:36 PM

SC judge urges judicial officers to show 'work commitment'

He appealed to judicial officers to ensure that the task assigned to them is followed.

10 Aug 2019 8:19 PM

Week after drama, Narayanasamy and Bedi meet to discuss Puducherry budget

The Chief Minister was accompanied by his ministerial colleageus and officials suggested ways to enhance revenue generation.

13 Jul 2019 7:59 PM

AIADMK stages protest against Kiran Bedi over remarks on TN govt

Leader of legislature wing of AIADMK A Anbalagan, urged Centre to recall Bedi as her remarks were ‘highly derogatory and demeaning.’

04 Jul 2019 1:25 PM


Puducherry govt geared up to tackle Nipah: Health official

A 50-year-old man hailing from Cuddalore district has been admitted to state-run JIPMER with symptoms of fever and encephalitis.

12 Jun 2019 1:35 PM

DMK leader, former Puducherry CM R V Janakiraman passes away

Janakiraman was undergoing treatment at a private hospital for age-related ailments. However, his condition continued to remain critical.

10 Jun 2019 10:36 AM

Congress-led govt at Centre 'absolutely necessary': Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy

We should dislodge the Narendra Modi headed government and ensure that a Cong led govt under leadership of Rahul Gandhi, Pondy CM said.

16 Apr 2019 7:35 PM

Pondy CM rejects AINRC's charge over implementation of welfare schemes

Narayanasamy claimed that his government had extended the benefit of old age pension scheme to 10,000 more applicants.

10 Apr 2019 1:48 PM

Congress government at centre will help Puducherry

The chief minister claimed the Centre had reduced grants to Puducherry to 24 per cent while full-fledged state were getting 46 per cent.

09 Apr 2019 7:55 PM


Puducherry CM extending freebies, violating model code: AIADMK

AIADMK alleged that Narayanasamy had been disbursing cash payments from CM's relief fund to his own party members.

12 Mar 2019 12:59 PM

Vote 'without fear or favour' in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, appeals Kiran Bedi

Election to the lone parliamentary seat in Puducherry will be held on the second of the seven-phase poll on April 18.

11 Mar 2019 9:48 AM

Puducherry CM raises black flag at his residence to protest against Kiran Bedi

CM has been sitting on a dharna for the last five days demanding the Centre to recall Bedi and implement the helmet enforcement rule.

17 Feb 2019 12:36 PM

Kiran Bedi bypassing elected government: Puducherry CM Narayanasamy

Bedi is being encouraged by the Prime Minister to create problems for our government alleges Narayanasamy.

14 Feb 2019 10:36 AM

AIADMK, TTV Dhinakaran should come together, join NDA: Ramdas Athawale

Athawale made specific appeal to rebel AIADMK leader and Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam founder TTV Dhinakaran to join hands with the AIADMK.

23 Jan 2019 11:13 AM