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Monday, April 19, 2021



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.

Cyclone Gaja: Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy holds review meeting in Karaikal

November 14, 2018 3:58 pm

The Chief Minister directed the district authorities to keep stock of relief materials. Urging officials to ensure supply of protected drinking water to all areas, Narayanasamy said if needed he would camp in Karaikal to coordinate the activities.

Food Review: French Connection

March 10, 2018 1:39 am

The French-inflected food of Pondicherry, or ‘Pondy’ — as it is affectionately known — fills the concise menu at the restaurant, that has luckily found a snug spot away from the relentless bustle of Adchini.

Bandh in protest of Kiran Bedi's 'undemocratic style' affects normal life in Puducherry

July 08, 2017 4:06 pm

Chief Minister V Narayanasamy told reporters here that the induction of three members by Bedi "is a shame on the Constitution and the democratic norms and conventions." He claimed that only the speaker was the constitutional authority to induct any member as legislator of the House.

Pondicherry University V-C under fire over alleged financial irregularities

November 13, 2014 4:22 pm

Dissent and anger had been brewing in the Pondicherry University campus ever since Krishnamurthy took charge as V-C.

Dilip Kapur on success of his brand Hidesign

September 22, 2014 12:11 pm

Dilip Kapur on celebrating Hidesign’s 35th anniversary and why he doesn’t want to play safe anymore.

Textures in Clay

March 29, 2014 1:15 am

Since 1971 the Golden Bridge Pottery have tutored students from all over the world.