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Puducherry to ban plastic from March 1

On March 23 last year, the Maharashtra govt had also issued a notification imposing ban on manufacture, use and sale of plastic materials.

14 Jan 2019 1:02 PM

Puducherry CM accuses NDA of misusing CBI

‘The integrity of CBI has come down now during the current NDA government,’ said CM V Narayanasamy.

29 Dec 2018 4:29 PM

Fresh confrontation between Pondy CM, Kiran Bedi

The Chief Minister also directed the chief secretary to inform him about any violations on the directions as contained in the standing order.

21 Nov 2018 5:47 AM

Watch: High drama after Kiran Bedi asks AIADMK MLA to wrap up speech

Kiran Bedi was seen showing her watch, indicating the duration of the MLA's speech.

02 Oct 2018 4:48 PM

AIADMK questions 'haste' over announcement of measures to honour Karuna

AIADMK alleged there was 'political motive' behind 'haste' shown by Puducherry CM in making slew of announcements to honour Karunanidhi.

12 Aug 2018 4:52 PM


Centre, Lt Governor creating hurdles, says Puducherry Chief Minister

Narayanasamy alleged that even for preparing territorial budget and to present it at appropriate time, they had to face 'several hurdles'.

15 Jul 2018 3:11 PM

Not feasible to hold simultaneous polls, says Puducherry CM

Narayanasamy said Law Commission has convened a two-day meeting with all national and state political parties to discuss its feasibility.

07 Jul 2018 5:55 PM

Here’s how Venkaiah Naidu keeps himself ‘fit’ at 68

Highlighting importance of fitness, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said he keeps himself fit by playing ball badminton everyday.

06 Jul 2018 8:27 PM

SC's verdict on Delhi relevant to Puducherry, says CM Narayanasamy

Congress leader warned that he would file a contempt petition if the Lt Governor failed to act in accordance with the apex court verdict.

04 Jul 2018 6:03 PM

Poisonous snake found in VIP lounge at Puducherry airport creates panic

The reptile has been identified as a Viper, a species that is considered to be very poisonous.

17 Jun 2018 12:42 PM


Kiran Bedi slammed for ‘no toilet, no free rice’ order

In a Whatsup message in the evening, Ms Bedi said the poor and needy would be provided what they are entitled to.

29 Apr 2018 1:50 AM

No free rice if villages not open defecation free: Kiran Bedi issues deadline

Under the scheme, free rice reaches out to more than half of the population primarily in rural areas in the Union Territory.

28 Apr 2018 4:28 PM

Puducherry victim of ‘Cong culture’, calls CM party ‘specimen’: Modi

Modi also accused the Gandhi family of having governed the nation using a 'remote control'.

25 Feb 2018 4:54 PM

Puducherry CM to meet Prez, PM on Bedi functioning

The Congress leader said he will also discuss the unabated violation of statutory provisions in discharging her (Bedi) duties.

25 Jan 2018 6:28 AM

Kiran Bedi writes to PM, rejects Puducherry CM’s allegations on her office

Kiran Bedi wrote about 'the detection of improper use of welfare funds' meant for civic amenities in Scheduled Caste colonies.

05 Jan 2018 11:50 AM


Puducherry to make law against Blue Whale challenge game: CM

CM Chief Minister V Narayanasamy urged parents to keep a close eye on the behaviour of their wards.

02 Sep 2017 5:21 PM

Assam boy pursuing MBA in Pondicherry commits suicide; Blue Whale game seen as trigger

Sasikumar Bora hung himself from a tree near the university.

01 Sep 2017 2:07 PM

Kiran Bedi says 'careful choice' to not wear helmet, Twitterati call it 'publicity stunt'

Bedi went on a sudden inspection on Friday night and posted the picture on Saturday, in which neither she nor the rider wore helmets.

20 Aug 2017 8:43 PM

Kiran Bedi goes incognito in Pondy

The former cop went around the city unrecognised on a two-wheeler, riding pillion with a member of her Raj Nivas team.

20 Aug 2017 3:29 AM

Puducherry Assembly passes resolution to curtail powers of Kiran Bedi

Narayanasamy said the Government of India should give more power to the union territory's legislature.

16 Jun 2017 9:21 PM