union territory

‘What’s Ladakh sin?’ asks Wangchuk as statehood demand gains ground

The protest was held a day after engineer-innovator Sonam Wangchuk completed his five-day ‘climate fast’ to put forth the same demands.

published on : 1st February 2023

Power staff strike plunges Pondy into darkness, L-G warns of ESMA action

While power supply was restored at most places by late Saturday, outages continued on Sunday in some parts of Villiyanur and Ariyapalayam.

published on : 3rd October 2022

Debates on ‘truth & non-violence' to be held in J&K schools

Earlier, last year, militants shot dead a Sikh principal and a Hindu teacher in a government school in Srinagar.

published on : 6th September 2022

First assembly polls in sight, Congress set to replace its J-K chief

While Vikar Rasool, G M Saroori and Manohar Lal are the candidates from Jammu, Peerzada Mohammad Sayeed, Tariq Hamid Karra and Ghulam Nabi Monga are in the race from Kashmir.

published on : 6th July 2022

Dealing with targeted terror, restive Pandits

The BJP counts Kashmiri Pandits and other non-Muslims in J&K as its core support base.

published on : 6th June 2022

Central government must drop privatisation plan in Puducherry: Tiruchi Siva 

Privatisation doesn't guarantee the quality of service as seen in Delhi, Mumbai, Odisha and most metro cities where the quality is poor despite high rates levied.

published on : 6th June 2022

After Centre releases guidelines, Puducherry government to implement  NEP gradually

However, as the process is still unclear, the government is yet to take a decision on the modes of the implementation, Namassivayam said.

published on : 4th June 2022

Towards a new narrative for Ladakh

Why can’t Ladakh, with its almost universal literacy, dotted with monasteries & spiritual tradition going back thousands of years, have focused policy towards development as a home for inner wellness?

published on : 12th May 2022

Boney Kapoor calls on Chief Minister, mulls over film city 

Kapoor, who is visiting the Union Territory for the first time, is exploring the possibilities of developing of a film city here.

published on : 4th May 2022

Child rights training programme conducted for IAS probationers by DCPCR

The training was organised jointly with the Union Territory Civil Services Institute.

published on : 19th April 2022

Union Territory French nationals vote in presidential polls 

An electorate of 4,564 French citizens from Kerala, TN and Puducherry under the French consulate are eligible to decide which two candidates will go head-to-head.

published on : 11th April 2022

Irked Haryana leaders want serious issues on the table

The resolution passed on Friday is not the first to be passed by the state assembly.  

published on : 3rd April 2022

Puducherry: Karaikal local body employees still staring at uncertainty over pay

The local body employees have demanded the UT government pay salary from a more open-source of revenue.

published on : 29th March 2022

Puducherry records no fresh cases for the first time since Covid-19 outbreak 

In the past 24 hours, 157 samples were tested but not a single person tested positive for Covid-19 in all the four regions of Puducherry, Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam.

published on : 7th March 2022