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Puducherry, also known as Pondicherry, is a union territory of India. It was formed out of four territories of former French India, namely Pondichéry, Karikal (Karaikal), Mahé and Yanaon (Yanam), excluding Chandannagar. It is named after the largest district, Puducherry. Historically known as Pondicherry, the territory changed its official name to Puducherry on 20 September 2006.

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Narayanasamy gave cut money to Gandhi family from Central funds, alleges Amit Shah [Video]

Narayanasamy gave cut money to Gandhi family from Central funds, alleges Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah slammed Puducherry former chief minister V. Narayanasamy and Congress party over development and corruption issues during his speech in Karaikal. He said that former chief..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 02:01Published
Puducherry Govt falls: What led to the crisis? Explained | Oneindia News [Video]

Puducherry Govt falls: What led to the crisis? Explained | Oneindia News

What led to the Congress-led Puducherry govt's fall ahead of Assembly elections in the Union Territory? A big factor happens to be the former LG and celebrated top cop Kiran Bedi who was..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:53Published
‘Murder of democracy’: Narayanasamy slams BJP after losing Puducherry floor test [Video]

‘Murder of democracy’: Narayanasamy slams BJP after losing Puducherry floor test

The Congress government in Puducherry fell on Monday after Chief Minister V Narayanasamy resigned ahead of the confidence vote sought by him in the Assembly after his government was reduced to a..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 04:27Published
PM Modi: India can be one of the best in defence export | Oneindia News [Video]

PM Modi: India can be one of the best in defence export | Oneindia News

PM Modi said India is exporting defence equipment to more than 40 countries and is working towards becoming one of the world's biggest exporters; The Congress government in Puducherry has collapsed..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:44Published
Puducherry political crisis: CM V Narayanasamy loses trust vote in Assembly [Video]

Puducherry political crisis: CM V Narayanasamy loses trust vote in Assembly

Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy lost trust vote in Assembly on February 22 which led to fall of his government. A floor test had happened today at Puducherry Assembly after two Congress MLAs,..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:06Published
Tamilisai Soundararajan sworn in as Lt Governor of Puducherry [Video]

Tamilisai Soundararajan sworn in as Lt Governor of Puducherry

Tamilisai Soundararajan was sworn in as Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry, besides her existing charge as Telangana Governor. CM V Narayanasamy was also present at the ceremony. Kiran Bedi was recently..

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Kiran Bedi posts message after removal as Puducherry L-G; Narayanasamy responds [Video]

Kiran Bedi posts message after removal as Puducherry L-G; Narayanasamy responds

Kiran Bedi has been removed as the Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry. Chief Minister V Narayanasamy has welcomed the decision and said this was the victory of the people. He said that Bedi had..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 03:36Published
Puducherry CM hails removal of Kiran Bedi as LG, calls it 'victory of people' [Video]

Puducherry CM hails removal of Kiran Bedi as LG, calls it 'victory of people'

President of India removed Kiran Bedi as the Puducherry Lieutenant Governor, reacting to it, Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy said the move came as a victory for the people of the Union..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:37Published

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Narayanasamy's remark unparliamentary, uncivilised: Kiran Bedi

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