Debjani Dutta

Young mom is 1st DBT beneficiary

Maheswari was selected as she had her bank account linked to her Aadhar card

01 Jan 2013

Fund crunch worries Pondy

Public account with RBI has depleted further to a negative balance of Rs 700 crore.

27 Dec 2012

100% financial inclusion in Pondy?

2011 census suggests the figure stands at just 64%, which could hit DCT rollout

26 Dec 2012

House ownership dips in Pondy

Census reveals a 3.5% drop, despite a 4.5% hike in housing activities in past decade

22 Dec 2012

New panel to regulate farm land conversion

Secretary in the Dept of Town and Country Planning to head the body

20 Dec 2012

Pondy to scale down staff salary

Move comes in wake of 2006 hike that was against Central rules

19 Dec 2012

Direct cash scheme hits bank hurdle

Minimum deposit demanded from BPL persons for no-frills account

13 Dec 2012

UT mum on medical test, future tense for students

Confusion created by administration’s inability to decide on mode of entrance test leaves aspirants in the dark

11 Dec 2012

Polluted Sankarabarani causing health hazards

Some people living in the villages adjoining the river, who use the water have developed skin rashes.

03 Dec 2012

Puducherry: Infra woes may ground airport

Lacks refueling facility, automated night landing system as airlines mull operation

30 Nov 2012

Pondy finally gets a voice in the Capital

Special Representative of UT govt created for the first time; 3 other quasi body heads named.

28 Nov 2012

Civic polls: AINRC passes the buck to Congress

Ruling party blames decreased Central funding for its failure to perform satisfactorily

27 Nov 2012

Korean help sought for UT garbage clearance

CM, ministers to witness demo on incineration technology today

21 Nov 2012

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