Pongal hamper row: Not in position to approve proposal, says Bedi

Hours after Chief Minister V Narayanasamy warned Lt Governor Kiran Bedi of serious repercussions if she did not concur with his government over the proposal to distribute Pongal gifts to above poverty line (APL) families, she said on Saturday that her office was not in a position to approve it. 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