Pondicherry

Sushma Swaraj urged to bring back 45 women trapped in Oman

Sushma Swaraj urged to bring back 45 women trapped in Oman

The DCW statement said that many women from states like Pondicherry, Haryana and Punjab are trapped in Oman at the moment.

Jul 28, 2017, 20:33 PM IST
This flower will inspire you to PROGRESS

This flower will inspire you to PROGRESS

Flowers are perhaps God’s most beautiful creations that have a limited shelf life. Nonetheless, when they bloom, they glorify the joys of life to the fullest.

Feb 14, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

Digital banking in Puducherry aimed at reducing corruption: Kiran Bedi

Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi has said that the territorial government's order to all departments to adopt digital transactions is a proof of its resolve to reduce corruption.

Dec 22, 2016, 10:15 AM IST
Pondicherry University launches distance learning through mobile app

Pondicherry University launches distance learning through mobile app

Aimed at helping students and professionals in tier-II and III cities, the university has launched select programmes, including Master of Business Administration.

Sep 26, 2016, 21:39 PM IST

Assembly Elections 2016: We pose greatest sense of resilience to bounce back, says Congress

With few voices inside the Congress pitching for a major change in the party in the wake of the disappointing results in the Assembly polls in four states, senior leader Veerappa Moily on Saturday said that the grand old party has the greatest sense of resilience to bounce back.

May 21, 2016, 09:43 AM IST
Valentine special: Top weekend getaways in Bengaluru!

Valentine special: Top weekend getaways in Bengaluru!

Visit these weekend getaways near Bengaluru this Valentine's Day.

Feb 12, 2016, 17:56 PM IST

PM Modi in Paris: India to buy 36 French-made Rafale jets, crucial deals struck

India will buy 36 of Dassault Aviation's French-manufactured Rafale fighter jets, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Friday evening, after a meeting with President of France Francois Holland

Apr 11, 2015, 00:23 AM IST

PM Modi in Paris: France to invest 2 billion Euros in India; 17 deals signed

India and France signed 17 agreements at the Elysee Palace. France will invest 2 billion Euros in India, President Hollande announced.

Apr 10, 2015, 23:30 PM IST
Things to do in Puducherry

Things to do in Puducherry

Puducherry, one of the union territories of the Republic of India, was once a French colony. Situated on the south-eastern coast of India, Puducherry is a treat to your eyes.

Mar 12, 2015, 11:00 AM IST

Pondicherry: A musical experience

Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya’s vacation in Pondicherry turns into a unique music festival experience with the surround-sound effect of natural notes meeting instrumental music.

Apr 03, 2014, 18:18 PM IST

Include `no arrest policy` in manifesto, fishermen tell Modi

In a memorandum to BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) on Thursday demanded that the party`s manifesto include how issues related to fishermen would be addressed.

Feb 27, 2014, 20:17 PM IST

23 persons evacuated after fire in building

A fire on Thursday broke out in a bank office on the first floor of a building after which twenty three employees of two firms were evacuated from the premises, police said here.

Oct 24, 2013, 15:20 PM IST

Pondy govt`s current financial crisis is its own doing: CPI (M)

The CPI-M`s Puducherry unit on Friday asked the Centre to intervene immediately and salvage the Puducherry government from its "serious financial crisis`.

Feb 22, 2013, 17:35 PM IST

Nirupama, Justice Venkatachaliah to get honorary doctorates

India`s Ambassador to the US Nirupama Rao and former Chief Justice of India, Justice MN Venkatchaliah would be awarded honorary doctorates by the Pondicherry University during its 22nd convocation on May 19.

May 15, 2012, 00:11 AM IST

Drive to collect details of migrant workers

Police have launched a drive to collect details of migrant workers engaged by industrial units.

Feb 24, 2012, 19:18 PM IST

Rangasamy pays homage to Dr B R Ambedkar

CM N
Rangasamy paid homage at the statue of leader of the
downtrodden and champion of human rights Dr B R Ambedkar on
the occasion of his 55th death anniversary

Dec 06, 2011, 16:05 PM IST

Aurobindo`s `Mahasamadhi day` observed

The 62nd `mahasamadhi` (memorial
day) of saint-philosopher Aurobindo was observed at the famous
Ashram named after him on Moday

Dec 05, 2011, 11:44 AM IST

PASIC workers arrested for staging road rook

More than 1500 workers of
Pondicherry government owned Agro Services and Industries
Corporation (PASIC) courted arrest when they staged a road
roko near here today to press their charter of demands, police
said.

Oct 24, 2011, 12:39 PM IST

300 hospitalised after chlorine gas leak in Pondicherry

At least 300 people living near Chemfab Alkalis Ltd`s plant in Pondicherry were hospitalized Wednesday after a chlorine gas leak from the factory affected them.

Jan 27, 2011, 00:39 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi to visit Pondy tomorrow

AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi
will declare open a cricket stadium and interact with students
of Pondicherry University at Kalapet near here on Thursday.

Feb 04, 2010, 11:52 AM IST