A culinary adventure in Auroville: Explore authentic Korean cuisine at Nowana

A culinary adventure in Auroville: Explore authentic Korean cuisine at Nowana

Entrance to Nowana | Photo Credit: Sangita Rajan A restaurant with outdoor seating and no air conditioning is rarely the first choice on a sweltering summer afternoon. Yet, there I was, at Nowana’s verdant outdoor space in Auroville. Brushing up on my chopstick skills, and sipping on an ice-cold kombucha keeps me distracted from Puducherry’s … Read more

Tamil Nadu and Puducherry GST zone stands third in terms of revenue collection

Tamil Nadu and Puducherry GST zone stands third in terms of revenue collection

The Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Goods and Services Tax (GST) zone has eight executive, three audit and three appeal commissionerates and has a tax base of 4.57 lakh tax payers administered by Central GST authorities, which has contributed 8.12% of all of India’s GST revenue and 4.72%of the all-India Central Excise Revenue in 2022-23. The … Read more

CPI MP Santosh Kunar gives zero-hour notice in Rajya Sabha over Statehood demand for Puducherry

CPI MP Santosh Kunar gives zero-hour notice in Rajya Sabha over Statehood demand for Puducherry

Representational image only. | Photo Credit: AP Communist Party of India (CPI) MP P. Santosh Kumar on April 5 gave a Zero-Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha demanding that the government provide Statehood to the Union Territory of Puducherry. Meanwhile, BJP MP Harnath Singh Yadav also gave a Zero-Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha over damage caused … Read more

Cyclone Mandous live updates | IMD predicts heavy rain in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal

Cyclone Mandous live updates | IMD predicts heavy rain in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal

The sea turns rough, as huge waves hit Marina beach in Chennai on December 9, 2022, due to cyclone Mandous. | Photo Credit: R. Ragu With the cyclonic storm ‘Mandous’, brewing over the Bay of Bengal, likely to hit north Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts around December 10, intense rain lashed many districts of Tamil Nadu since … Read more

Low pressure area weakens, rain likely at most places in T.N. and Puducherry on Sunday

Low pressure area weakens, rain likely at most places in T.N. and Puducherry on Sunday

Heavy to very heavy rain likely to occur at isolated places over many districts in Tamil Nadu Heavy to very heavy rain likely to occur at isolated places over many districts in Tamil Nadu With the low pressure area (LPA) losing steam upon crossing to land, light to moderate rain with isolated thunderstorms and lightning … Read more

Tamil Nadu rains updates | Thunderstorm nowcast for the State, Puducherry, Karaikal

Tamil Nadu rains updates | Thunderstorm nowcast for the State, Puducherry, Karaikal

Following heavy showers in Tamil Nadu, a rain holiday was declared for schools in at least 8 districts including Chennai, Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur and Chengelpet Following heavy showers in Tamil Nadu, a rain holiday was declared for schools in at least 8 districts including Chennai, Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur and Chengelpet Rains that began overnight on Tuesday lashed … Read more

Sri Lankan President Wickremesinghe hopeful of resolving problems faced by ethnic Tamils

Sri Lankan President Wickremesinghe hopeful of resolving problems faced by ethnic Tamils

Ranil Wickremesinghe said that the government will appoint a committee to seek how best to integrate the Tamils of Hill Country origin further into the Sri Lankan society Ranil Wickremesinghe said that the government will appoint a committee to seek how best to integrate the Tamils of Hill Country origin further into the Sri Lankan … Read more

Tamilisai defends actions in Telangana, Puducherry; maintains she is not interfering in governance

Tamilisai defends actions in Telangana, Puducherry; maintains she is not interfering in governance

She says former Puducherry Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy was allergic to Lieutenant Governors She says former Puducherry Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy was allergic to Lieutenant Governors Defending her actions in Telangana and the Union Territory of Puducherry, Telangana Governor and Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan on Thursday maintained that she was “not interfering” in the … Read more

Covid-19 positivity rate drops below 1% in Puducherry – ET HealthWorld

covid 19 positivity rate drops below 1 in puducherry

PUDUCHERRY: The Union territory of Puducherry reported less than 50 fresh Covid-19 cases on Monday after a gap of more than four months. The positivity rate of the samples (5,243) tested on Monday stood at 0.8%, the lowest during the second wave. The territory reported 42 fresh cases even as 125 patients recovered in the … Read more

India’s fatality rate rises to 1.2% from 1% in over 3 weeks

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India’s case fatality rate, the proportion of Covid-19 infected people who have died, has increased to almost 1.2% now from 1% in early May, with around 330,000 confirmed deaths. The national Covid-19 death ratio was 1% in the week ending May 7 and rose steadily through the month as the second wave peaked in mid-May. … Read more