As part of efforts to promote tourism, the Ministry for Shipping had mooted the proposal to start the ferry service between Karaikal and Jaffna, covering a distance of 56 nautical miles (103.7 km)
05 Oct 2021
Amid uncertainty over the conduct of local body elections in Puducherry scheduled on October 21, 25 and 28, political parties have been busy preparing for polls.
30 Sep 2021
The previous government changed its excise policy in 2019 and started issuing licenses to microbreweries with one boosting excise revenue.
25 Sep 2021
The decision has evoked strong opposition from political parties as well as the Lt Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundarajaran
24 Sep 2021
He is an educationist and the correspondent of Vivekananda Higher Secondary School in Puducherry.
22 Sep 2021
Though the BJP MLAs on Friday adopted a resolution on contesting the election and submitted its copy to Rangasamy seeking the support of its allies, the latter is yet to respond.
20 Sep 2021
The interest shown by Ganesh is of significance as he is backed by the BJP after some of the legislators received support from Ganesh during the previous Assembly elections in UT.
19 Sep 2021
CM had already made it clear AINRC would field candidate & sought ally’’s support
18 Sep 2021
NDA allies AINRC and BJP seem to be engaged in a cat and mouse game, with both waiting for the other side to make the first move for discussions.
16 Sep 2021
Idol making is one of the activities introduced along with weaving and yoga to keep the prisoners occupied and give them something to look forward to in life, said the Inspector General of Prisons
09 Sep 2021
And most of the idols to be installed in pandals there are likely to be from Tamil Nadu as Puducherry potters have not made large Vinayakar idols this year.
09 Sep 2021
Moving the resolution, Chief Minister N Rangasamy said if a dam was constructed across the Cauvery at Mekedatu, the Karaikal region of Puducherry will not get its due share of 7 TMC of water
30 Aug 2021
Already, Puducherry has been allocated a Central assistance of Rs 1,724.77 crore in this financial year (in the central Budget), which is just Rs 26.77 crore more than that of Rs 1,698 in 2020-21.
25 Aug 2021
It is the end of an era as the Puducherry Doordarshan Kendra (DDK) seems to head for a closure of operations, along with programme generating facilities at Madurai and Coimbatore.
21 Aug 2021
MBBS students of IGMCRI, who missed out on practical training involving non-COVID patients for more than a year since the hospital catered to only COVID patients, will now get an opportunity again
20 Aug 2021