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Heat wave conditions likely at isolated pockets in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry for 5 days: IMD

March 31, 2021 3:53 pm

The public, party candidates, farmers, traffic police have been requested to avoid working, conducting rallies out in the open between 12- 4 pm.

Explained: What are BJP’s chances of forming the next govt in Puducherry?

March 16, 2021 12:34 pm

While the AIADMK is an ally of NR Congress, BJP’s stake in the alliance remains unclear over the dispute over CM candidature.

Congress collapsing across India due to dynasty politics, says Amit Shah

February 28, 2021 1:49 pm

He charged the former chief minister with focussing more on serving the "Gandhi family" in Delhi and giving "cut money".

President's Rule imposed in Puducherry

February 25, 2021 10:50 pm

The notification also said the Legislative Assembly of the Union Territory is placed under suspended animation.

Modi in Puducherry: 'Your ex-CM Narayanasamy expert in lifting slippers of top party leaders'

February 25, 2021 3:39 pm

PM Modi inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of various development initiatives from the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research in Puducherry.

Cabinet approves President's Rule in Puducherry

February 24, 2021 4:03 pm

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar told reporters that the decision was taken as no party claimed to form a government in Puducherry following the resignation of the chief minister V Narayanasamy.

PM in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry on Thursday to launch several projects

February 24, 2021 11:12 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also address an election meeting in Coimbatore on February 25 and at least 1.5 lakh people are expected to attend. Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit, Chief Minister K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief minister O Panneerselvam will participate in the official function.

Once upon a time, they were all in the Congress — until...

February 24, 2021 10:53 am

The Congress has suffered countless splits and desertions since Independence. Here are some prominent examples of Congress offshoots that became powerful regional political forces.

The BJP's gameplan in Puducherry: Five key points to note

February 24, 2021 6:51 am

Puducherry political crisis: What does the BJP stand to gain in a Union Territory where it is yet to establish deep roots, and has only three nominated MLAs in the Assembly?

President accepts resignation of Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy, his council of ministers

February 23, 2021 10:14 pm

A notification of the Union Home Ministry issued on Tuesday said: “The President has been pleased to accept resignation of V.Narayanasamy Chief Minister of Puducherry along with his council of Ministers with effect from February 22.”


Express Wanderlust: Why the coastal town of Puducherry should be on your must-visit list

November 21, 2019 6:04 pm

This beautifully-built town is the love child of French and Indian cultures. An amalgamation of both the worlds, the southern union territory continues to interest tourists — peace seekers, wayfarers, photography enthusiasts and food lovers. About time you visited (or revisited) this unique town.

Thousands evacuated as Cyclone Gaja wreaks havoc in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

November 17, 2018 12:34 pm

The severe cyclonic storm ‘Gaja’ crossed the Tamil Nadu coast between Nagapattinam and Vedaranniyam early Friday morning with wind speeds gusting up to 120 kmph


Ten die as bus overturns in TN

January 08, 2016 11:55 am

Tirunelveli, Jan 08 (ANI): At least 10 people died and more than 15 others were injured after a bus turned turtle in Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu on Friday. The bus had started its journey from Puducherry and was headed to Kerala when it met with the accident. Rescue team and police reached the spot as soon as they learnt about the incident and rushed injured people to a nearby hospital.