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Puducherry Assembly


BJP's R Selvam elected Speaker of Puducherry Assembly

June 16, 2021 12:46 pm

As soon as the proceedings began in the assembly, protem speaker K Lakshminarayanan announced the election of Selvam as Speaker of the House.

BJP's 'Embalam' Selvam set to be elected Speaker of Puducherry Assembly

June 15, 2021 2:02 pm

Secretary to the Assembly R Mounissamy told PTI on Tuesday that Selvam's was the only nomination received for the election to office of Speaker, scheduled to be held in the House tomorrow.

Puducherry assembly passes resolution against farm laws; CM Narayanasamy tears up copies of acts

January 19, 2021 5:02 am

A special one-day session of the union territory assembly also passed another resolution reiterating its demand for full statehood, the tenth time it resorted to the measure since 1987.

DMK member sworn in as MLA in Pondy

May 29, 2019 4:23 pm

Among those who witnessed the ceremony included the AICC Secretary Sanjay Dutt, Chief Minister V Narayanasamy, leaders of the Congress, the DMK and other alliance parties.

AIADMK members held for attempt to lay siege to Puducherry Assembly

July 26, 2017 2:43 pm

"It is indeed ridiculous on the part of Congress here to join the human chain stir organised by DMK on NEET issue here tomorrow," he said.

Puducherry Assembly passes Appropriation Bill for 2017-2018

June 15, 2017 6:07 pm

Health and Tourism Minister Malladi Krishna Rao said he would again meet the Union Health Minister on Monday next to persuade the Centre to concede the plea to hike the seats.

Puducherry AIADMK (Amma) MLAs surrender ration cards to opt out of freebies

June 06, 2017 6:12 pm

Welcoming their gesture, Chief Minister V Narayanasamy said the purpose of the freebies was to enable the poorer sections enjoy the benefits of welfare schemes.

Judicial probe sought into 'sexual abuse' of school girls

September 19, 2014 2:09 pm

Anbalagan said some outfits had been holding agitations seeking intensified action against the culprits.

Keep Puducherry Assembly in suspended animation: AIADMK

March 04, 2013 3:01 pm

Administration has come to a standstill following tussle between govt and Centre on posting of Finance Secy.

CM confident of statehood for Puducherry soon

July 24, 2012 10:52 am

Rangasamy allayed fears that central assistance,help would shrink once Puducherry becomes state.