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Rare opportunity:Students of PSBB Millennium School, who returned enriched after their visit to NASA talk enthusiastically about it. (Right) The students and teacher pose in front of the NASA Kennedy Space Centre.— Photos: S.S. Kumar
Rare opportunity:Students of PSBB Millennium School, who returned enriched after their visit to NASA talk enthusiastically about it. (Right) The students and teacher pose in front of the NASA Kennedy Space Centre.— Photos: S.S. Kumar

Their days with astronauts, scientists at NASA

10 students of classes VI and VII share their trip experiences. »
With reverence:Junior Pontiff Vijayendra Saraswati performs abishekam with flowers on Kanchi Sankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi on Sunday in Puducherry. —Photo: T.Singaravelou

Hundreds witness ‘Sathabhisekam’ of Kanchi Acharya in Puducherry

The event was conducted to commemorate the 80th Jayanthi celebrations of Jayendra Sarawathi. »

Aspirants need high scores in CTET

For appointment to schools in the UT »
Protect Internet:Members of the Free Software Hardware Movement stage a demonstration in front of the Head Post Office demanding support for a neutral Internet in Puducherry on Sunday.— Photo: S.S. Kumar

Activists campaign for Net neutrality

Seek unfettered access to the Internet »

Three convictions in 3 months in Puducherry

Under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 »
PUDUCHERRY, April 27, 2015

Courtesies extended to Kanchi seers

Kanchi Seers Jayendra Saraswathi and Vijayendra Saraswathi were on Sunday extended courtesies on a par with State guests by Puducherry Government during their visit to participate in various ceremo... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

Plea to transfer child prostitution case to CBI

Members of the Federation for People’s Rights have adopted a resolution demanding that the child prostitution case which surfaced in May last year be transferred to the CBI.In a meeting held... »
BJP Puducherry unit president, M. Visweswaran.— Photo: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

BJP alleges that Congress workers planned attack

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday alleged that the recent attack on the party office was an organised act and said that the attack was instigated by senior Congress leaders.Speaki... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Colleges told not to collect tuition fees in advance

The Directorate of Higher and Technical Education has directed all private engineering and medical colleges in the Union Territory not to insist that students admitted under the Centralised Admissi... »
Eco-friendly:Atmasanga inspires city-dwellers to plant saplings in their mostly barren neighbourhoods and promote reusable bags of jute and organic cotton to bring down use of plastic and sustainable solid waste management.— Photo: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Creating green canopy amid concrete jungles

As concrete invades urban spaces and high-rise homes and commercial complexes become the new showpieces of cities, restoring the green canopy represents not just a matter of aesthetics but a battle... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Fishworkers forum gets assurance from Union Minister

The National Fish Workers Forum on Friday claimed to have got an assurance from the Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh that the recommendations of the Meenakumari report will not be imple... »
Artists of Oorali performing at Adishakti near Puducherry on Thursday. (Right) Artists of Chennai theatre group Perch, performing ‘Under The Mangosteen Tree.’— Photos: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Fitting tribute to Adishakti founder

For theatre artists in India, Adishakti near Auroville has served as a springboard of ideas, a place to strengthen their technique and craft. The theatre group’s Source of Performance Energy worksh... »
Children who enrolled to participate in a summer camp organised by the Jawahar Bal Bhavan in Puducherry on Wednesday. (Right) Children take part in Bharatanatyam class.— Photos: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Yoga, new addition at summer camp

With a growing interest in yoga among children and parents, the Puducherry Jawahar Bal Bhavan has introduced yoga classes for this year’s summer camp.The summer camp has received good respon... »
Tourism Minister P. Rajavelu flags of a publicity vehicle of the Puducherry Backward Classes and Minorities Development Corporation on Thursday.— Photo: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Promoting products made by BCs

The Puducherry Backward Classes and Minorities Development Corporation will hold an exhibition-cum-sales mela from April 24 to May 24 to showcase the products made by beneficiaries of various corpo... »
Puducherry, April 24, 2015

CPI (M) takes credit for cash for rice scheme withdrawal

Taking a credit on the Government announcement to go back to distribution of free rice through public distribution system outlets, the Communist Party of India- Marxist (CPI-M) Puducherry unit said... »

‘Neither growth nor justice-oriented’

Budget designed with eye on polls, says Opposition

Houseboats, eco-cottages to lure tourists

Websites for all government schools

Direct cash transfer into farmers account in the offing

Two industrial estates proposed

All except one AIADMK MLA stage walkout

17 new PG courses in medical field

PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

Three convictions in 3 months in Puducherry

With Puducherry recording its first three convictions under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012, in as many months, those working in the area of children’s safety have... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

Varsity faculty to approach Centre on V-C issues

The Joint Action Committee (JAC) of faculty associations at the Pondicherry Central University will take the struggle, to oust Vice Chancellor Chandra Krishnamurthy for alleged academic and adminis... »
AIADMK workers gather in front of the party office where nominations were accepted for organisational polls in Puducherry on Saturday.— Photo: S.S.Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

Clash in AIADMK office

An AIADMK man was injured when clashes broke out between two groups during the party’s organisational elections to ward committees on Saturday.The elections to various posts in the AIADMK be... »
Chief Minister N. Rangasamy views the products on display at a stall in the exhibition organised by the Puducherry Backward Classes and Minorities Development Corporation at Anna Thidal on Friday.— Photo: T. Singaravelou
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Helping skilled beneficiaries market their own products

An exhibition-cum-sale of products made by the beneficiaries, who had availed loans from the Puducherry Backward Classes and Minorities Development Corporation, began at Anna Thidal here on Friday. »
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Teachers’ association not legally valid, says Vice Chancellor

Pondicherry University Vice-Chancellor Chandra Krishnamurthy has hit back at the protestors demanding her ouster by claiming that the Puducherry University Teachers Association (PUTA) was “defunct... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Two held for raping minor

In yet another case of child sexual abuse, two men were arrested from Mettupalayam on Thursday for raping a 15-year-old girl when she was alone at home.According to police at the D’ Nagar, w... »
Vehicles pile up at the Arumbarthapuram level crossing in Puducherry on Thursday due to the damaged caused to the railway gate by a lorry.— Photo: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Railway gate damaged, morning traffic comes to a halt

Traffic came to a halt in the morning hours on Thursday on the busy Puducherry-Villupuram Highway due to a damaged railway level crossing gate at Arumbarthapuram.The railway gate was said to... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Learning to be autodidactic

It was only through the process of creating and directing ‘Nidravatwam’ that theatre artist Nimmy Raphael understood the true meaning of Veenapani Chawla’s vision that her team at Adishakti must be... »
Residents of Sultanpet stage a road roko on Villupuram Road, in Puducherry, on Thursday.(Right) Motorists negotiate an uneven stretch on the Puducherry - Villupuram Highwayat Sultanpet.— Photos: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Residents protest road condition

Residents of Sultanpet on Thursday blocked traffic on Puducherry-Villupuram Highway protesting the poor condition of the road and the delay in widening the highway.Mohammed Younis, DMK youth... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Police force to be strengthened

Aiming to increase the strength of police force, as many as 211 India Reserve Battalion Police Constables, 450 Home Guards and 100 Women Police Constables will be recruited in the current financial... »

Woman sentenced to life imprisonment

IOC conducts mock drill

Admission test for science section at Lycee Francais

This globetrotting tea-seller inspires you to chase dreams

Cash in lieu of free rice for cardholders withdrawn

CII hails budget

Cardiac surgery to be introduced in GH

PUDUCHERRY, April 27, 2015

Courtesies extended to Kanchi seers

Kanchi Seers Jayendra Saraswathi and Vijayendra Saraswathi were on Sunday extended courtesies on a par with State guests by Puducherry Government during their visit to participate in various ceremo... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

Plea to transfer child prostitution case to CBI

Members of the Federation for People’s Rights have adopted a resolution demanding that the child prostitution case which surfaced in May last year be transferred to the CBI.In a meeting held... »
BJP Puducherry unit president, M. Visweswaran.— Photo: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

BJP alleges that Congress workers planned attack

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday alleged that the recent attack on the party office was an organised act and said that the attack was instigated by senior Congress leaders.Speaki... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Fishworkers forum gets assurance from Union Minister

The National Fish Workers Forum on Friday claimed to have got an assurance from the Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh that the recommendations of the Meenakumari report will not be imple... »
Chief Minister N. Rangasamy views the products on display at a stall in the exhibition organised by the Puducherry Backward Classes and Minorities Development Corporation at Anna Thidal on Friday.— Photo: T. Singaravelou
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Helping skilled beneficiaries market their own products

An exhibition-cum-sale of products made by the beneficiaries, who had availed loans from the Puducherry Backward Classes and Minorities Development Corporation, began at Anna Thidal here on Friday. »
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Teachers’ association not legally valid, says Vice Chancellor

Pondicherry University Vice-Chancellor Chandra Krishnamurthy has hit back at the protestors demanding her ouster by claiming that the Puducherry University Teachers Association (PUTA) was “defunct... »
petpals
April 24, 2015
Pet Pals

Beginning of a Pawsome journey!

The journey of raising a puppy is filled with fun and laughter as well as hard work. A lot of experienced pet parents will tell you that raising a pup is similar to raising a human child. Just like... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Learning to be autodidactic

It was only through the process of creating and directing ‘Nidravatwam’ that theatre artist Nimmy Raphael understood the true meaning of Veenapani Chawla’s vision that her team at Adishakti must be... »
Residents of Sultanpet stage a road roko on Villupuram Road, in Puducherry, on Thursday.(Right) Motorists negotiate an uneven stretch on the Puducherry - Villupuram Highwayat Sultanpet.— Photos: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Residents protest road condition

Residents of Sultanpet on Thursday blocked traffic on Puducherry-Villupuram Highway protesting the poor condition of the road and the delay in widening the highway.Mohammed Younis, DMK youth... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Police force to be strengthened

Aiming to increase the strength of police force, as many as 211 India Reserve Battalion Police Constables, 450 Home Guards and 100 Women Police Constables will be recruited in the current financial... »

Woman sentenced to life imprisonment

IOC conducts mock drill

Fitting tribute to Adishakti founder

Houseboats, eco-cottages to lure tourists

Websites for all government schools

Direct cash transfer into farmers account in the offing

Two industrial estates proposed

All except one AIADMK MLA stage walkout

PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

Three convictions in 3 months in Puducherry

With Puducherry recording its first three convictions under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012, in as many months, those working in the area of children’s safety have... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

Varsity faculty to approach Centre on V-C issues

The Joint Action Committee (JAC) of faculty associations at the Pondicherry Central University will take the struggle, to oust Vice Chancellor Chandra Krishnamurthy for alleged academic and adminis... »
AIADMK workers gather in front of the party office where nominations were accepted for organisational polls in Puducherry on Saturday.— Photo: S.S.Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 26, 2015

Clash in AIADMK office

An AIADMK man was injured when clashes broke out between two groups during the party’s organisational elections to ward committees on Saturday.The elections to various posts in the AIADMK be... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Colleges told not to collect tuition fees in advance

The Directorate of Higher and Technical Education has directed all private engineering and medical colleges in the Union Territory not to insist that students admitted under the Centralised Admissi... »
Eco-friendly:Atmasanga inspires city-dwellers to plant saplings in their mostly barren neighbourhoods and promote reusable bags of jute and organic cotton to bring down use of plastic and sustainable solid waste management.— Photo: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 25, 2015

Creating green canopy amid concrete jungles

As concrete invades urban spaces and high-rise homes and commercial complexes become the new showpieces of cities, restoring the green canopy represents not just a matter of aesthetics but a battle... »
Casa
April 24, 2015

Right up Your Rue

Bid goodbye to April with a dish you’ve never cooked before, an outfit you’ve never tried on or an activity that’s out of your comfort zone. The financial New Year has new things in store for thos... »
Children who enrolled to participate in a summer camp organised by the Jawahar Bal Bhavan in Puducherry on Wednesday. (Right) Children take part in Bharatanatyam class.— Photos: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Yoga, new addition at summer camp

With a growing interest in yoga among children and parents, the Puducherry Jawahar Bal Bhavan has introduced yoga classes for this year’s summer camp.The summer camp has received good respon... »
Tourism Minister P. Rajavelu flags of a publicity vehicle of the Puducherry Backward Classes and Minorities Development Corporation on Thursday.— Photo: S.S. Kumar
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

Promoting products made by BCs

The Puducherry Backward Classes and Minorities Development Corporation will hold an exhibition-cum-sales mela from April 24 to May 24 to showcase the products made by beneficiaries of various corpo... »
Puducherry, April 24, 2015

CPI (M) takes credit for cash for rice scheme withdrawal

Taking a credit on the Government announcement to go back to distribution of free rice through public distribution system outlets, the Communist Party of India- Marxist (CPI-M) Puducherry unit said... »
PUDUCHERRY, April 24, 2015

‘Neither growth nor justice-oriented’

Former Member of Parliament and AIADMK functionary M. Ramadass on Thursday described the budget presented by Chief Minister N. Rangasamy as neither “a growth nor justice oriented one.”Dr. Ra... »

Budget designed with eye on polls, says Opposition

Two held for raping minor

Railway gate damaged, morning traffic comes to a halt

Admission test for science section at Lycee Francais

This globetrotting tea-seller inspires you to chase dreams

Cash in lieu of free rice for cardholders withdrawn

CII hails budget

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