Turf war: Pondy CM Narayanasamy welcomes SC verdict on Bedi’s plea

Supreme Court rejected the appeal by Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi and Union Home Ministry challenging the verdict of the Madras High Court delivered on 8 May that the Lt Governor could not interfere in the day-to-day activities of the elected government in the Union Territory. Continue Reading

Govt offices in Puducherry to be shut on 14 January

In view of Bhogi festival, 14 January has been declared a holiday for government offices by Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi on Friday. There would be a series of holidays from January 12 to 17.  Continue Reading

Pondy CM warns Centre of revolt by ryots over Mekedattu issue

Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy Tuesday said there would be a big revolt by farmers if the Centre does not pay heed to the objection of the Union Territory and Tamilnadu to the move of the Karnataka government to build a dam across Cauvery at Mekedattu, Karnataka. Continue Reading