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BJP welcomes inclusion of Puducherry in 15th Central Fin Commn - Business Standard

17Oct2017
BJP welcomes inclusion of Puducherry in 15th Central Fin CommnBusiness Standard"This is a step in the right direction and Puducherry would stand to benefit as the sharing of revenue by the Centre with Puducherry on a par with the States would enable the Puducherry government to draw sufficient funds from the Finance Commission to ...and more »
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Army recruitment rally rescheduled - The Hindu

07Oct2017
Army recruitment rally rescheduledThe HinduApplicants from Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, East and West Godavari, and Krishna districts in Andhra Pradesh and Yanam in Puducherry must report at 01.30 a.m. everyday at Rajiv Gandhi Sports Stadium for physical fitness test. Collector ...
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Yanam People's Festival - The Hindu

06Jan2017
Yanam People's FestivalThe HinduThe Yanam People's Festival is an annual grand show marked by a cultural extravaganza commemorating Yanam, a former French colony surrounded by the East Godavari District. This year, the 15th Yanam People's Festival is being held from 6th to 8th ...
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Raghu spills beans on graft - The New Indian Express

08Oct2017
Raghu spills beans on graftThe New Indian ExpressAccording to ACB sources, the tainted officer had informed the anti-graft officials about a few more of his illegal assets, including a 10-acre land at Yedurulanka of Yanam. Raghu also informed the interrogators about the scope of corruption by the ...
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Pudu govt implementing centre's crop insurance scheme:Minister - Business Standard

25Sep2017
Pudu govt implementing centre's crop insurance scheme:MinisterBusiness StandardThe total coverage of agricultural land under paddy cultivation under the 'Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana' was 7,362 hectares involving 8,868 farmers in Puducherry, Karaikal and Yanam regions of the union territory in the last year. The government ...and more »
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Macron scores 51 votes from Indian town Yanam's Telugu-speaking French citizens - Hindustan Times

08May2017
Hindustan TimesMacron scores 51 votes from Indian town Yanam's Telugu-speaking French citizensHindustan TimesYanam, a picturesque enclave of Puducherry but geographically a part of Andhra Pradesh, has more than 100 families with French nationality. Along with other French colonies of Puducherry, Karaikal and Mahe, Yanam became free through a referendum on ...
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After nearly 6 years, govt. hikes bus fares - The Hindu

17Oct2017
The HinduAfter nearly 6 years, govt. hikes bus faresThe HinduThe Puducherry government has revised the bus fares of town service buses, stage carriages, express stage carriages and night service buses with immediate effect. The hike will be around 75 to 90 paise per km for all stage carriers. The fares have been ...and more »
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Three killed in inter-gang rivalry in Puducherry - Deccan Chronicle

20Oct2017
Deccan ChronicleThree killed in inter-gang rivalry in PuducherryDeccan ChroniclePuducherry: Puducherry's inter-gang rivalry has once again shown its ugly face and begun to haunt the Union Territory with the murder of three notorious rowdies. Tension gripped the residents of the Mettuppalayam industrial area as a gang of more than ...
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Students take part in propaganda on electoral rolls revision - The Indian Express

23Sep2017
The Indian ExpressStudents take part in propaganda on electoral rolls revisionThe Indian ExpressThe special summary revision of the electoral rolls began on September 15 and would go on till October 14 in all the 30 assembly constituencies in the union territory comprising four regions of Puducherry, Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam. The UT is presently ...and more »
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When weekend getaways become a nightmare - The Hindu

04Oct2017
The HinduWhen weekend getaways become a nightmareThe HinduThe legislators and party workers complain that the Minister spends most of his time in Yanam attending his constituency work. “He is the Minister for Yanam,” is the common refrain heard in party circle. The workers feel that the Minister should have ...
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