Pondy CM, Congress leaders protest against hydrocarbon projects

Opposing the proposed hydrocarbon projects in Puducherry and Tamailnadu, Chief Minister V Narayanasamy along with party leaders and alliance partners protested yesterday. Continue Reading

Setback for Kiran Bedi: Supreme Court refuses to grant interim stay

The Supreme Court has refused to grant interim stay on the Madurai bench of the Madras High Court order that clipped the powers of Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi. Continue Reading

Madras HC upholds Pondy MLA’s disqualification in wealth case

A by-election is scheduled to be held in the Thattanchavady constituency, vacated by Anand, 18 April, along with parliamentary polls. Continue Reading

8.87L plus-2 students to write exam from 2,944 centres in TN, Pondy

Around 50,000 teachers (48,000 from government institutions and 2,000 from private schools) have been roped in for invigilation and evaluation duty. Various steps have been taken to check malpractices, said sources in the Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE). Continue Reading

Heavy rains likely in Kerala, TN, Pondy; red alert issued

Kerala, which was ravaged by the south west monsoon in August, is bracing for more rains with a low pressure area likely to form over the Southeast Arabian sea, as the state government stepped up disaster preparedness Thursday. Continue Reading