Cong MLA Balan all set to get elected for Dy Speaker of Pondy Assembly

Ruling Congress legislator M N R Balan today filed his nomination for the election for the post of Deputy Speaker of Puducherry Assembly slated to be held tomorrow. Continue Reading

Handbook of 46,000 Tamil names released in Tamilnadu

The book was released in Tiruvannamalai Monday by Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy and the first copy was received by MDMK chief Vaiko. The book has 23,000 male names and 23,000 girl child names. Continue Reading

Crime thriller ‘Mayuran’ speaks about dark side of college life

Says director Nandhan Subbarayan, “The crime thriller focuses on the events that happen inside a college hostel. A guy goes missing one night, and his friends set out to search for him. But they uncover several truths along the way.” Continue Reading

‘Thirukkural’ elocution, drawing contest to be conducted in TN, Pondy

Shriram Ilakkiya Kazhagam, the literary wing of the Shriram group, is organising Thirukkural elocution and drawing contest 2019, the annual State-level competition, from 27 July to 25 August, for school and college students across 10 centres covering Tamilnadu and Puducherry. Continue Reading

Solo trip to Puducherry this summer might be the best weekend getaway

Wishing to spend time alone this summer? Dreaming of travelling on a tight budget? Then Puducherry is perhaps the easiest solo travel to do. There are so many things to do in this town that is rich in heritage. Here are the options to make the most out of this little beach town. Continue Reading

LS polls: Women voters outnumber men in Puducherry

Puducherry has a total voter strength of 9.73 lakh with women outnumbering men, according the electoral roll released ahead of the April 18 Lok Sabha election to the lone constituency in the union territory. Continue Reading