Opposition AIADMK on Saturday asked the government to initiate steps to implement effectively the provisions of Right to Education Act in the Union Territory.
Puducherry: Chief Minister N Rangasamy led the union territory in paying tributes to former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru on his 125th birth anniversary Friday.
Also known as the French Riviera of the East, the Union Territory of Puducherry was granted the status of a Union Territory in 1963.
Nestled along the coast of the Arabian Sea, Daman and Diu was granted the status of a Union Territory in 1987 when Goa was made the 25th state of India
The Union Territory is the joint capital of Punjab and Haryana
An acid attack survivor, who lost her vision in the incident, will soon join in the Supreme Court as its employee.
The Supreme Court directed all state governments and Union territories to frame rules for regulating sale of acid by March 31, 2014.
Insult to the National Flag and Emblem by anyone is to be dealt with by the concerned state or Union Territory where the violation has occurred, the Centre has informed the Delhi High Court.
Union Minister for Science and Technology S Jaipal Reddy on Saturday asserted that Hyderabad would not become a Union Territory following the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh
With infighting and factionalism plaguing some state units of BJP, party president Rajnath Singh is set to meet core groups of four states and a Union Territory in the northern region to boost party`s prospect ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
The Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) on Tuesday voiced opposition to a reported proposal to make Hyderabad a union territory in the process of the proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.
The demand for turning Hyderabad into a Union Territory on the lines of Chandigarh and make it the joint capital of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana may be considered by the government.
The Ministry of Home Affairs is likely to suggest Union Territory status for Hyderabad.
Asaduddin Owaisi called on Sonia Gandhi amid increasing demand from a section of Congress leaders in AP for union territory status to Hyderabad.
Telangana JAC, which is spearheading the movement for a separate Telangana state, said it would not accept union territory status to Hyderabad.
Former Rajya Sabha member Virendra Kataria was on Wednesday sworn-in as the Lt Governor of the Union Territory of Puducherry.
Lt Governor Iqbal Singh led the Union Territory of Puducherry in paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 65th death anniversary on Wednesday.
Karnataka CM rejected Maharashtra`s demand for declaring disputed border areas of Belgaum as a Union Territory.
Five Sri Lankan fishermen have been arrested by the Coast Guard here for reportedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line.
Puduchery Chief Minister N
Rangasamy has said the administration is keen to ensure that Puducherry emerged as a hut free union territory` by the end of the 12th plan (2012-2017).
Day in Pics: 28th November
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