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Dilip Cherian | Centre’s AGMUT Shakeup will Extend Beyond Delhi

Insiders are branding this exercise as potentially the last blockbuster move before the 2024 Lok Sabha elections

04 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

Shreya Sen-Handley | Banquets and brickbats for crumbling Kolkata

That feeling of homecoming hasn’t diminished any over the years.

24 Sep 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | South India is different: Hopes rest on Left, DMK

The Dravidian major DMK has similarly reduced the seats for the Congress in its alliance of Tamil forces aiming to recapture Fort St George

03 Apr 2021 8:19 AM

AA Edit | Kiran Bedi pawn in BJP power games in Pondy

The removal of Kiran Bedi as lieutenant governor of Puducherry is only a subplot in a long political drama in the Union territory

18 Feb 2021 4:30 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


IMD predicts heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

The weather office also predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in Andaman and Nicobar Islands and south Konkan and Goa.

21 Jul 2019 10:17 AM

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

SC issues notice to Puducherry CM in power tussle matter

The Madras High Court had recently held that Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi 'cannot interfere' in day-to-day affairs of elected government.

04 Jun 2019 12:03 PM

Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi can’t interfere with UT govt: Madras HC

Puducherry chief Minister V Narayansamy has been in a conflict with Kiran Bedi over the administrative powers of Lt Governor.

30 Apr 2019 2:49 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


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

IMD issues red alert in TN, Kerala, Puducherry

Extremely heavy rainfall warning for October 7.

05 Oct 2018 4:48 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

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


Three senior IPS officers transferred from Delhi

Mr Bainiwal is presently serving as Delhi police special commissioner.

15 Jun 2018 5:11 AM

Delhi HC plea for lower drinking age in Delhi

Delhi Excise Act prescribes 25 years as the minimum legal age for buying and drinking alcohol.

26 May 2018 5:15 AM

Tell US woman reasons for blacklisting her: Delhi HC

According to her plea, she was running a cafe and boutique named Kasha ki Asha in Puducherry.

03 May 2018 6:38 AM

Governors, L-Gs behaving like ‘BJP agents’ since ’14: AAP

The Puducherry L-G seems to be following in the footsteps of what her Delhi counterpart Anil Baijal has been frequently doing.

29 Apr 2018 3:23 AM

The art of budget travel

Wondering how to carry out a 20-day budget travel across the country? Here’s how you can do it.

16 Dec 2017 12:17 AM