World  /  Published 05.05.22

Comic attacked on LA stage

US comedian Dave Chappelle was attacked on stage on Tuesday night at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, by an assailant who rugby-tackled him before being apprehended and arrested, video footage verif...
By Reuters in Los Angeles

News  /  Published 30.04.22

Three held for allegedly assaulting Kasba resident over boundary wall construction

Three men were arrested on Friday for allegedly assaulting and intimidating Kasba resident Moti Kumar Singh, who had apparently drawn their ire by engaging masons by himself to repair the boundary wal...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

India  /  Published 26.04.22

5-day custody for Jignesh

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani was remanded to five days in police custody on Tuesday by a court in Assam's Barpeta district in an assault case filed by a woman police officer. Chief Judicial Magistr...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Barpeta

News  /  Published 23.04.22

Elderly factory owner wields gun to threaten hawker in Behala

According to the rulebook, no one has the right to flaunt or brandish his or her licensed gun before others without justifying the extent of threat or insecurity he or she had felt to do so. “E...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Parnasree

West Bengal  /  Published 22.04.22

Health official ‘thrashed by quack’

An official of the state health department posted in South Dinajpur was allegedly assaulted by a so-called physician reportedly without a valid medical degree when the former raided the latter’s...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


India  /  Published 19.04.22

UP: Dalit boy forced to lick feet

A video of a class 10 Dalit student being beaten up and made to lick the feet of a man surfaced on social media here, prompting the police to lodge a case and arrest eight people, officials said on Tu...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Rae Bareli (UP)

West Bengal  /  Published 16.04.22

Culture figures: Rapes infuse fear

A section of Bengal’s civil society issued a statement on Friday, expressing concern over the series of sexual assaults that had been reported from various parts of the state of late. The state...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

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

West Bengal  /  Published 26.03.22

BSF faces assault charge

A resident of an area near the Bangladesh border in Cooch Behar has lodged a rare police complaint against the Border Security Force, accusing the central force of assaulting her son and some others.&...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.03.22

Property disputes create havoc

Five persons were injured, two of them seriously after they were attacked by separate groups of people in sequel to land disputes between themselves in and around the steel city during the past 24 hou...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur


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