The territory of cultural union abounds with potluck & poise
Every year, since the association was founded, people of various origins have been hosting a cultural rendezvous at the Andhra Maha Sabha.
Puducherry govt grants pension of Rs 3.3 crore to 1k fishermen
The pension amount for the months of March and April will be sent to the bank accounts of the beneficiaries soon after the event, said a release from the Chief Minister’s office.
Two including 2-year-old dead in different incidents in TN's Villupuram
A two-year-old boy and a 48-year-old-man lost their lives in two different incidents in Villupuram district on Thursday.
Puducherry stands risk of losing funds for delaying transfer of CSS funds
In March 2023, Puducherry received Rs 90.49 crore for 16 centrally sponsored schemes, out of which only Rs 22.85 crore have been transferred to the SNA (as on April 18).
Fishermen picket Puducherry Assembly protesting against alleged grabbing of temple land
The fishermen said they have been organising the annual temple festival Mayana Kollai near the New Light House for decades.
Puducherry seeks centre's funds for replacing 15-year-old buses
PRTC has a fleet size of 175 stage carriage buses and 90% of them have almost completed 15 years.
Better lake than never! A vow to save Pondy waterbodies
NGOs under the Alliance for Good Governance (AGG) have revived 47 ponds, cleaned up another seven this year
85-year-old man dies of Covid complications in Puducherry, 104 cases reported across UT
An 85-year-old male patient, who had co-morbid conditions of diabetes and hypertension, succumbed to Covid-19 in Karaikal today.
Resto bars violate excise rules, ruin public peace: Former Puducherry CM
The opposition Congress and ruling party ally AIADMK continue their demand for the closure of resto bars and pubs in Puducherry by alleging violation of excise rules.
Hop on 'beer bus' from Chennai to Puducherry from April 22
The trip, initiated by Catamaran Brewing Company, will have its inaugural run on April 22, Saturday.
Puducherry excise department to auction properties of 78 defaulters to recover kist dues of Rs 7.33 crore
Incidentally, the dues have been pending since 1968-69. At present, Rs 69 crore of kist and Rs 104 crore of interest is due from between 1968-69 to 2018-2019.
Midnight pubs, resto-bars pose threat to law and order of Puducherry: AIADMK chief
He further said that the government permitted the functioning of bars and pubs at night for additional revenue but Puducherry has now become a hub of drugs.
Bike rams into tree killing rider after drunk men chase him in Puducherry, four held
The group came out of the house in the wee hours, allegedly in an inebriated condition, to stop vehicles passing through the street.
Puducherry makes face masks mandatory due to rise in Covid-19 cases
The number of active cases in the UT have gone up to 206 with seven in hospital and 199 in home isolation.
Teacher terminated for forging documents to enter government service in Puducherry
Official sources said that he was hired as a lecturer on an hourly basis by the SED and served from 2006 to 2014.
Fishers from TN, Pondy claim Sri Lankan navy robbed them
The fishermen then contacted their compatriots who were in another vessel for assistance. The latter, in turn, reached out to the Indian Navy, which was patrolling nearby.
Sri Lankan navy assaults, robs 12 Tamil Nadu, Puducherry fishermen off Kodiyakarai
"Around midnight, we spotted a Sri Lankan navy vessel approaching us. We realised danger was in store. We cut off our fishing nets then and tried to flee deeper into Indian waters."
Puducherry Legislative Assembly adopts unanimous resolution seeking statehood
Moving the resolution, Chief Minister said that everyone cutting across party lines and regions has expressed the need for statehood.
Puducherry assistance for clearing prosopis boosts Karaikal farmers' hope of increased cultivation
P Rajenthiran, a farmer representative from Karaikal Regional Farmers’ Welfare Association, said, “The government aid is commendable.
Privatisation of power entity in Puducherry: Government to retain 49 per cent stake
He said the decision was taken following protests by employees and opposition MLAs.
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test