Rajya Sabha seat remains the bone of contention in ruling Pondicherry alliance

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.

published on : 20th September 2021

No consensus in NDA yet over Puducherry Rajya Sabha candidate

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.

published on : 16th September 2021

Rajya Sabha elections to lone seat in Puducherry on October 4

The counting of votes will be conducted on October 4 after the polling from 9 am to 4 pm.

published on : 9th September 2021

AINRC MLA Rajavelu files nomination for Deputy Speaker election in Puducherry

Rajavelu earlier served as Welfare minister in the previous AINRC government in 2011-2016.

published on : 25th August 2021

Have no role in delay in portfolio allotment in Puducherry: BJP

Three days after their swearing-in, five ministers of the AINRC-BJP government are yet to receive their portfolios.

published on : 1st July 2021

INTERVIEW| Will work for rights of women: Puducherry minister Chandira Priyanga

The 32-year-old AINRC MLA representing Nedungadu constituency is the first woman Minister from Karaikal and the second in the Union Territory of Puducherry. 

published on : 28th June 2021

Puducherry ministers sworn in, BJP enters government

MLAs of AINRC, BJP, independent MLAs as well as opposition Congress MLA Ramesh Parambath from Mahe were present on the occasion.

published on : 27th June 2021

Puducherry Chief Minister hands over five-member list of ministers to Lieutenant Governor

BJP MLAs A Namssivayam and J Sai Saravana Kumar and AINRC MLA K Lakshminarayanan  are in the list, sources said.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Puducherry CM Rangasamy yet to get list of BJP ministers

Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy has completed a month in office, but the rest of the ministers are yet to be inducted.

published on : 9th June 2021

AINRC, BJP reach consensus on sharing of minister berths in Puducherry

Speaker to be from BJP, and his deputy from AINRC; all is well with NDA, says Saminathan

published on : 3rd June 2021

Fourth time lucky, Rangasamy to head his first coalition government in Puducherry

Known to be a simple, soft-spoken and accessible leader, Rangasamy is famous for driving around in a two- wheeler across the streets of Puducherry, even as a CM.

published on : 7th May 2021

BJP will ditch AINRC after polls, says former Puducherry CM Narayanasamy

AINRC was heading the government in Puducherry in 2011.

published on : 2nd April 2021

Congress rule in Puducherry was a failure: AINRC founder Rangasamy

N Rangasamy on Monday said the nearly five-year rule of the Congress in Puducherry in alliance with the DMK was a failure.

published on : 30th March 2021