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Puducherry police deny woman's allegation of moral policing

February 28, 2022 2:18 pm

A woman alleged that the police told her that she was "not dressed properly" when she visited the tourist town on Saturday along with her friends. She posted a video of an altercation with the police on Twitter.

How the French and Portuguese territories had contrasting paths to merger with India

February 26, 2022 1:37 pm

France was already thinking of a federal union of its territories, while Goa had become a part of NATO and presented a more complicated problem.

Négrodalitalité, la Negrodalitality

January 23, 2022 9:33 am

🔴 Growing up in Pondicherry, a newly independent colonial city where the traces of colonialism are still present, one is easily exposed to structural racism and casteism at an early age.

Pondicherry schools to remain closed from January 10 due to fears of COVID-19

January 10, 2022 9:40 am

The government reopened schools for classes 1 to 9 on December 4 with the pandemic situation showing signs of abatement, but are having to shut them now due to increase in Covid cases

Indian Railways' ‘Pondicherry Package’ covers iconic cities, pilgrimage sites across six cities; here's what to know

December 29, 2021 3:19 pm

The package name is 'New Year Pondicherry Package With Tirupati Balaji Darshan'. It begins today, December 29, and will go on till January 2, 2022.

Pondicherry University introduces PG course in Andaman & Nicobar islands

July 14, 2021 8:08 pm

A press release from the assistant registrar of the University K Ramesh said on Wednesday that the varsity also introduced an MBA course in management in its study centre in Karaikal.

Edge in Puducherry, but AINR Cong-BJP alliance fights mistrust

April 05, 2021 10:48 pm

While the Congress-DMK alliance is facing an uphill task due to anti-incumbency -- the Congress even forced former CM Narayansamy to stay away from the election -- the AINR Congress-BJP alliance is likely to enter into a tussle over the choice of CM candidate.

Congress-led protest seeking Puducherry L-G Kiran Bedi's removal enters Day 3

January 10, 2021 4:25 pm

"She is not allowing the elected government to function and is interfering in day to day administration. People w ill sit peacefully and agitate for at least three days," the Chief Minister V Narayanasamy was quoted as saying.

From Time to Time

December 24, 2019 3:05 am

Nine artists give form to the concept of time.

Not statehood but infrastructure, job creation top on Puducherry voters' minds

April 18, 2019 8:42 am

One of the seven union territories in India, Puducherry, will be electing its lone representative on April 18. In the past, Congress has won 9 out of the 13 Lok Sabha elections.