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Le Gourmet 2014

‘Treat your taste buds to global cuisine’ at the Pondicherry’s annual “Le Gourmet – Food Festival”. It is organised by the Puducherry Tourism Department at the Old Port on Beach Road (next to Seagulls). Enjoy dishes from…

book launch, pondicherry

The Theatre of Veenapani Chawla

Veenapani Chawala is a versatile personality who has left an imprint in the world of contemporary theater. She has shared some of her experiences in this field in her book named “The Theatre of Veenapani Chawla –…

Auroville, Pondy

Auroville, the international township

Located about 14km north of Pondicherry, Auroville, the international township, is an unique concept of the Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram. Here, all expressions of human life have the freedom to express their various activities in harmony…

Holi - festival of colours

Holi or the festival of colours is one of the major Hindu festivals in India. It signifies the victory of good over evil, change of season and a day to meet people to share, play and laugh.…

Masi Magam

Masi Magam is a famous festival which is celebrated in Pondicherry & Tamil Nadu. It is an auspicious time for spiritual purification and to be on the path of moksha. A lot of people come to Pondicherry…

India – land of celebrations and festivities

India is a nation where each and every religious and non religious festivals are celebrated, some in grandiose manner while others have their own exclusive charms. Be it Gregorian or lunar calender everyone highlights some dates as…

naushad ali, NIFT, pondy

Naushad Ali - a new designer in town

A product of NIFT Chennai, Naushad Ali (NA) is a young dreamer designer from Tamil Nadu. His love for freedom and creativity are mirrored in his simple easy to wear collection of garments and accessories based on…

AFP- Indo-french 2014, pondy

125th Anniversary of Alliance Française

This year Allinace Francaise de Pondichery, the oldest Alliance in the world, celebrates its 125th anniversary. The Indo-French Festival 2014 presents some unique events especially for this anniversary.

Meet Kalki Subramaniam, a transgender entrepreneur from Auroville

Kalki Subramaniam is an entrepreneur, a social activist, actor and a writer who has many firsts to her name. She holds two Master’s degrees in journalism...

food-festival-2014-puducherry

Le Gourmet 2014

‘Treat your taste buds to global cuisine’ at the Pondicherry's annual "Le Gourmet - Food Festival". It is organised by the Puducherry Tourism Department at the Old Port on Beach Road (next to Seagulls). Enjoy dishes from…

book launch, pondicherry

The Theatre of Veenapani Chawla

Veenapani Chawala is a versatile personality who has left an imprint in the world of contemporary theater. She has shared some of her experiences in this field in her book named “The Theatre of Veenapani Chawla –…

What's within! - Sri Aurobindo Ashram

About 200 meteres from the French Consulate & Bay of Bengal in the east and about 100 meters from the Ganesh Temple in south on Rue de la Marine between Rue Francois Martin and Manakular Vinayegar Koil…

Auroville, Pondy

Auroville, the international township

Located about 14km north of Pondicherry, Auroville, the international township, is an unique concept of the Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram. Here, all expressions of human life have the freedom to express their various activities in harmony…

Pondy for a Day Tripper

Often it is a tourist’s dilemma as to what to see in Pondicherry just between 8am to 9pm. of a day! If one is well informed about it a lot can be done during these hours. And…

Roadtrip by 4 boys from Pondy to Thanjavur

The quatro make a bike trip from French heritage town Pondy to UNESCO heritage town Thanjavur... Experience the pulsating ride with these guys...

PPCC, Vinayaka Chathurthi, Puducherry

No Water Pollution During Vinayaka Chathurthi

Director M Dwarakanath in his press release has requested everyone to follow the the guidelines issued by the Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi to prevent pollution during the celebration of Vinayaka Chathurthi...

Puducherry Pollution Control Committee

PPCC Issues Notice To A Dyeing Unit

A dyeing unit at Muthirapalayam, Pondicherry receives a closure notice for releasing untreated effluent into the drain which is polluting the drinking water source...

Puducherry students- japan-education

Students From UT to Visit Japan

As part of the Japan East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youth program schools in Puducherry are invited to send applications of their students of classes IX to XII to visit Japan...

Pondicherry Planning Authority -buildings

Enforcement of Compliance of Building Regulations in UT

Pondicherry Planning Authority has decided to create a special enforcement cell to enforce compliance of building regulations. It will also appoint additional men as the department is understaffed...