Also known as the French Riviera of the East, the Union Territory of Puducherry was granted the status of a Union Territory in 1963.

Two dead, hundreds evacuated in flood-hit French Riviera

River levels were receding early on Monday in southeastern France after "historic" floods left two people dead and more than 150 were airlifted to safety.

Rihanna goes nude in Monaco

Known for her cool and funky clothing style, singer Rihanna took it to the next level by appearing nude.

After Cannes 2013, Ali Zafar to head to Monaco

After attending the special film screenings at the Cannes festival and exploring the exotic French Riviera, actor-singer Ali Zafar plans to fly to Monaco with his friends to celebrate his 33rd birthday.