News  /  Published 17.04.22

Four relatives held for teen ‘rape and murder’

A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped and killed by some of her relatives on Friday night at their home in Gangnapur in Nadia where she had gone to stay some days earlier to visit a rural fair. Poli...

News  /  Published 17.04.22

Altercation blows up into fight on Colootola Street

An altercation between a Trinamul Congress councillor’s brother with a youth, who is close to the husband of an Independent councillor from an adjoining ward in central Calcutta, snowballed into...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.22

CBI’s first rape arrest

The CBI team investigating the alleged gang-rape of a minor girl, who died later, in Nadia’s Hanskhali, made its first arrest on Saturday afternoon.  It picked up a close aide of prime acc...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Hanskhali (Nadia)

West Bengal  /  Published 14.04.22

Councillor murder: CBI makes first arrest

The CBI on Wednesday arrested Satyaban Pramanik, a Group-D employee of a high school in Purulia’s Jhalda, after marathon interrogations since Tuesday in connection with the March 13 murder of Co...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

News  /  Published 03.04.22

Centre for gender studies comes up at Xavier’s College

Two persons have been arrested from Jamtara district of Jharkhand on Saturday for their alleged involvement in a fraud committed by calling a victim in Kolkata. The arrested duo allegedly called the ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata


News  /  Published 02.04.22

Teacher arrested in Gwalior for raping student in Salt Lake

A young woman has alleged that she was raped by a faculty member of a private institute in Salt Lake where she had enrolled to prepare for civil services exams. A team from the Bidhannagar police com...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 25.03.22

Cyrus Broacha & Anuvab Pal reveal why politics is not a laughing matter

If an adult joke was a taboo for comedians in the past, the red flags of the present are politics and religion. Cyrus Broacha, comedian, anchor, podcaster and columnist, and fellow comedian and autho...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 25.03.22

Three brothers held in Bihar for Tiljala firing

Three brothers were arrested from Muzaffarpur in Bihar late on Wednesday night for allegedly opening fire on a father and son in Tiljala in southeast Kolkata on Saturday morning. The early morning sh...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

India  /  Published 22.03.22

Ex-officer held over lensman death

A former director (technical) of Odisha’s information and public relations department was arrested on Monday for his alleged involvement in the abduction and murder of a cameraman. So far polic...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

News  /  Published 20.03.22

Holi: 800 held for ‘disorderly conduct’ across parts of Kolkata and greater Kolkata

Over 800 people were arrested for “disorderly conduct” across parts of Kolkata, Salt Lake and New Town between Friday and Saturday when the city celebrated Holi, according to police record...
By Kinsuk Basu, Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata


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