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

Mar 22, 2021 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.

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

Mar 17, 2021 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.

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

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

'Myself, Ministers, Congress, DMK MLAs Tendered Resignation,' Says Narayanasamy

Feb 22, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Puducherry Floor Test: The floor test in Puducherry comes after two Congress MLAs A John Kumar and Lakshmi Narayanan and DMK MLA K Venkatesan resigned from their Assembly membership.

Puducherry: Ahead Of Floor Test, Two More Congress-DMK MLAs Tender Resignation

The ruling Congress-DMK alliance’s strength dropped to 11, while the Opposition has 14 MLAs in the 33-member Assembly

18 February, 2021

Puducherry Lt Governor Asks CM Narayansamy To Prove Majority On Feb 22

Outlook Web Bureau

Soundararajan's direction to Chief Minister V Narayansamy came after the opposition 'reiterated' its stand that the government has to prove its majority on the floor of the House

17 February, 2021

Watch| Lost In Translation: Puducherry CM Conveys The Opposite Meaning To Rahul Gandhi

G.C. Shekhar

The incident occurred on Wednesday when Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was interacting with the fisher community at Nellithope, Puducherry

17 February, 2021

Why Was Puducherry Lt. Governor Kiran Bedi Sacked?

G.C. Shekhar

In her over-enthusiasm, the maverick retired IPS officer would often cross the line, embarrassing the Centre.

02 October, 2020

Pondy CM Observes Fast Today; Condemns Police Action Against Rahul In UP


Narayanasamy had condemned the police action against Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadras as a clear 'exposure of the Jungle Raj and Hitler Raj in UP.'

18 February, 2019

Puducherry CM Denies Kiran Bedi's Allegations Of 'Politically Motivated' Agitation

Outlook Web Bureau

Narayanasamy has accused Bedi of not approving his government's 39 proposals for welfare schemes, including one for a free-rice scheme, and on administrative matters.

16 February, 2019

Being 'Forced' To Sleep On Road: Arvind Kejriwal Expresses Concern Over Puducherry CM

Outlook Web Bureau

The Puducherry Chief Minister and his ministerial colleagues along with legislators of Congress and its allies have been staging a dharna outside the Lt Governor's office since February 13.

05 August, 2018

Poducherry CM Narayanaswamy Protests Against LG Kiran Bedi Issuing Warning To Officials

Outlook Web Bureau

Bedi, who assumed office in May 2016, has been asserting that being the administrator of the UT, she had the powers over administrative matters

04 July, 2018

After SC Verdict On Delhi, Narayanasamy Says It's Relevant To Puducherry Too

Outlook Web Bureau

He hoped Bedi would now change her ways.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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