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Puducherry: Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy, on Wednesday, said that his government was prepared to face any probe into the alleged large-scale corruption in the admission of students to post-graduate courses by private medical colleges.
Published 22-Jun-2017 07:23 IST
Puducherry: The opposition AIADMK (Amma) in the union territory today urged the Home Ministry to intervene immediately to end the ongoing tussle between Lt Governor Kiran Bedi and the Congress government over a host of issues.
Published 20-Jun-2017 14:27 IST
Puducherry: Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi on Monday said her office has sought a CBI probe into the alleged large-scale corruption in the admission of students to post-graduate courses by private medical colleges in the Union Territory.
Published 20-Jun-2017 07:23 IST
Puducherry: CPI(M), on Sunday, said that the Puducherry government should ensure that private medical colleges allot 50 per cent of total seats in the first year MBBS to students being sponsored under government quota in the 2017-18 academic year.
Published 19-Jun-2017 10:00 IST
Puducherry: The Puducherry Assembly today passed a resolution for absolute powers to the V Narayanasamy government to check the style of functioning of Lt Governor Kiran Bedi, who said she was bound by law.
Published 17-Jun-2017 07:00 IST
Puducherry: Chief Minister V Narayanasamy on Wednesday dared Lt Governor Kiran Bedi to prove her charges of "corruption and malpractices" in admission to Post Graduate courses in private medical colleges here.
Published 14-Jun-2017 16:11 IST
Puducherry: Puducherry government on Tuesday said it proposed to offer cement at subsidised rates to low and middle income groups people and name the scheme after Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
Published 13-Jun-2017 16:22 IST
Puducherry: The Puducherry government has taken steps to desilt 84 lakes and 720 ponds in the union territory to ensure rain water storage and to recharge groundwater level, PWD Minister A Namassivayam said today.
Published 12-Jun-2017 13:08 IST
Puducherry: The tussle between Lt Governor Kiran Bedi and the Congress government here intensified with the chief minister today accusing her of paralysing the administration by making derogatory remarks against the MLAs, ministry and officials through social media.
Published 05-Jun-2017 17:18 IST
Puducherry: Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi on Sunday stressed the need for conserving and protecting the environment so that nature gave rich dividends in return.
Published 04-Jun-2017 15:35 IST
Puducherry: Members of the Opposition and ruling Congress engaged in a war of words in the Puducherry Assembly on Thursday on the issue of admission of students for PG courses in private medical colleges under government quota, leading to a walk out by the opposition over the matter.
Published 01-Jun-2017 16:31 IST
New Delhi/Puducherry: All India Mahila Congress President Shoba Oza on Sunday accused the NDA government at the Centre of failure to deliver its poll promises and urged the party cadres to work towards "uprooting" it.
Published 28-May-2017 17:22 IST | Updated 20:01 IST
Puducherry: The CPI on Sunday said the budget presented by Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy for the fiscal 2017-2018 has let down farmers, youth and the student community in the Union Territory.
Published 28-May-2017 12:07 IST
Puducherry: Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi on Monday urged Municipal Commissioners and top officers to go on bicycles often to areas to identify shortcomings in amenities and to give a facelift on various counts in and around town.
Published 22-May-2017 10:36 IST
Puducherry: Lt Governor Kiran Bedi on Saturday held a meeting at the Police Training School here to roll out steps to prevent crimes as also to check organised 'violent crimes' in the union territory.
Published 21-May-2017 07:28 IST
Puducherry: The Budget session of the 30 member Puducherry Assembly will begin on Monday with the customary address by Lt Governor Kiran Bedi.
Published 15-May-2017 18:17 IST
Puducherry: The budget session of the Puducherry Assembly will begin on May 16.
Published 06-May-2017 15:17 IST
Puducherry: Wearing of helmet by two-wheeler riders will become compulsory in the union territory from Monday. Chief Minister V Narayanasamy had in February last announced the decision to make mandatory wearing of helmet by the riders and pillion riders.
Published 30-Apr-2017 17:46 IST
Puducherry: Lt Governor Kiran Bedi has issued a 'Ten Point Plan' for the state government departments to ensure that there is careful planning and financial prudence to keep expenses within the budgetary allocation.
Published 30-Apr-2017 08:13 IST
Puducherry: Prahlad Damodardas Modi, the younger brother of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, visited the Aurobindo Ashram here with his family, on Sunday.
Published 23-Apr-2017 11:53 IST | Updated 11:55 IST

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