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Puducherry

Puducherry Granted Statehood By Centre, Says CM N Rangasamy

Sep 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The central government has decided to concede the plea for full-fledged statehood for Puducherry, the CM said without elaborating.

Puducherry Gets First Woman Minister In 41 Years As New NDA Cabinet Takes Oath

Jun 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

This is the first time the BJP is part of a Ministry in the Union Territory.


NDA Set To Form Govt In Puducherry, Bags 13 Seats

The AINRC secured 10, BJP three, DMK three, Congress two and the independents four.

BJP Front Ahead In Puducherry

May 02, 2021 G.C. Shekhar

Puducherry: Out of the 12 leads available so far the AINRC is leading in 5 and the BJP in 3.


Will Puducherry Mean A New Beginning For BJP?

The BJP’s larger game plan is to become a ruling partner in the UT, make its presence felt and expand its footprint in neighbouring Tamil Nadu.

01 May, 2021

Under Covid Cloud, Counting Today In Four States, One UT

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

BJP, slammed for holding large crowded rallies, is planning to keep celebrations low-key as the second wave of coronavirus continues to ravage the country


01 April, 2021

Home Minister Amit Shah Visits Puducherry Ahead Of Elections

Outlook Web Bureau

Amit Shah who arrived at the airport in Lawspet, drove to the Siddhananda temple in Karuvadikuppam to offer prayers.


30 March, 2021

Ahead Of PM Modi’s Visit, Drones, UAVs Banned In Puducherry

Outlook Web Bureau

Any violation of the order would attract action under section 188 of Indian Penal Code and other relevant laws, the District Magistrate said.


22 March, 2021

Puducherry Elections: Former CM V Narayanasamy To Not Contest Polls, Cites Coordination Work As Reason

Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress, heading the Secular Democratic Alliance (SDA), has been earmarked 15 constituencies out of the total 30 segments in the Union Territory.


17 March, 2021

Narayanasamy Pays For Wrong Translation, Doesn't Get Congress Ticket From Puducherry

G.C. Shekhar

Congress party in-charge Dinesh Gundu Rao also confirmed that Narayanasamy will not be contesting this time and instead will supervise the party’s election campaign.


15 March, 2021

BSP To Contest Assembly Polls In Bengal, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu Solo: Mayawati

Outlook Web Bureau

The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said her party has had a bitter experience of aligning with other parties in the past and therefore will contest alone in UP elections next year


06 March, 2021

Remove PM Modi's Photo From Covid Vaccination Certificates: EC Tells Centre

Outlook Web Bureau

In a letter written to the health ministry, the poll panel referred to certain provisions of the model code which bar the use of advertisement at the cost of the public exchequer.


28 February, 2021

‘Congress Had Appointed Narayanasamy As CM Because Of His Servitude To Gandhis’: Amit Shah

Outlook Web Bureau

Union home minister Amit Shah alleged that former Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy had siphoned off the Centre’s funds to pay the ‘Gandhi family’


26 February, 2021

Everyone On Poll Duty To Get Vaccinated Against Covid Ahead of Assembly Elections, Says EC

Outlook Web Bureau

Voting will take place for 126 seats in Assam, 234 in Tamil Nadu, 294 in West Bengal, 140 in Kerala, and 30 in Puducherry.


26 February, 2021

Amit Shah To Hold Public Meetings In Tamil Nadu, Puducherry On Sunday

Outlook Web Bureau

Besides this, Shah will also hold organisational meetings of the party's units of the state and the Union Territory.


26 February, 2021

EC To Announce Poll Dates For 5 States Today

Outlook Web Bureau

The terms of the legislative assemblies of Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala, West Bengal and Puducherry will come to an end in May and June


25 February, 2021

President’s Rule Imposed In Puducherry After Cong Loses Power

Outlook Web Bureau

The president also suspended the operation of various provisions of the Government of Union Territories Act, 1963 (20 of 1963), thus imposing central rule in Puducherry.


24 February, 2021

Union Cabinet Recommends President’s Rule In Puducherry

Outlook Web Bureau

The move comes just days after the Congress-DMK alliance in Puducherry lost a vote of confidence after several of the alliance’s MLAs resigned from the Assembly.


Photo Gallery

President of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Mehbooba Mufti speaks to mediapersons at Dak Banglow Mendhar in Poonch district.

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Members and supporters of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) during a protest march to observe "black friday" on completion of one year of their protest against the Centre's three farm reform laws, near Gurudwara Rakabganj in...

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Members and supporters of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) during a protest march to observe "black friday" on completion of one year of their protest against the Centre's three farm reform laws, near Gurudwara Rakabganj in...

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Workers inspect after a girder of an under-construction flyover on Santacruz-Chembur Link Road (SCLR) collapsed, in Mumbai. At least a dozen workers were injured in the mishap.

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Workers inspect after a girder of an under-construction flyover on Santacruz-Chembur Link Road (SCLR) collapsed, in Mumbai. At least a dozen workers were injured in the mishap.

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