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Govt receives concession fee of Rs 3.27 cr from Karaikal Port

Puducherry | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

The Puducherry administration on Tuesday received Rs.3.27 crore from Karaikal Port towards concession fees for the third quarter of the financial year 2017-18 ie, October to December 2017. An offi

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Rich tributes paid to Subash Chandra Bose on his 121st birth anniversary

Puducherry | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Rich tributes were paid to freedom fighter Subbash Chandra Bose on his 121st birth anniversary here on Tuesday. Chief Minister V Narayanasamy, Deputy Speaker Sivakozhunthu and among others garlanded

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PCC holds demo to condemn centre for scrapping Haj subsidy

Puducherry | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Puducherry Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) on Tuesday organized a demonstration in front of the head post office here to condemn the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre for scrapping the Haj su

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DMK opposes bus fare hike

Puducherry | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Taking strong exception to the bus fare hike here, DMK (North) Convener S P Sivakumar on Monday urged Chief Minister V Narayanasamy to withdraw it. He also uged Mr Narayanasamy to drop the move t

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Anbazhagan demands resignation of CM

Puducherry | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Stating that it is doubtful whether the Secretaries and the administration is under the control of the Chief Minister and Ministers, AIADMK legislature party leader A Anbazhagan on Monday demanded

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Bus fare hiked in Pondy

Puducherry | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

The Puducherry administration hiked the bus fare here with effect from Monday. According to sources, the hike would however be only in the buses plying to Tamil Nadu from Puducherry and not in th

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Load workers hold demo

Puducherry | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Load workers affiliated to all trade unions on Monday took out a procession and held a demonstration in front of the head post office here to press their demands. They were demanding among other th

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Scrap enhanced taxes : Traders Federation

Puducherry | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Puducherry Traders Federation on Monday urged the administration to withdraw the enhanced taxes and refrain from new tax hike. In a memorandum submitted to the Chief Minister V Narayanasamy, Fede

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Case registered against youth for making girl pregnant

Puducherry | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Grand Bazaar police has registered a case against a 23-year-old youth who made a 17-year-old girl pregnant and went absconding. According to police, Silambarasan of Attuppatti working in a slaugh

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BJP to approach ECI with demand to disqualify MLAs holding office of profit in Pondy

Puducherry | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

BJP Puducherry Unit president V Saminathan MLA(nominated) on Monday alleged that his party would approach the Election Commission of India with the demand to disqualify eight legislators holding off

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Demonstration held against Vairamuthu in Puducherry

Puducherry | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

Different Hindu organisations jointly held a demonstration near the Swadeshi Cotton mill here on Sunday. The agitation was held to condemn poet Viramuthu for his adverse criticism on 'Aandaal".

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Pondy CM surrendered to BJP : Anbazhagan

Puducherry | Saturday, Jan 20 2018 IST

AIADMK legislature party leader A Anbazhagan on Saturday charged that Chief minister V Narayanasamy had totally 'surrendered' to the BJP for his personal benefits forgetting that he is a Congress Chi

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