West Bengal  /  Published 29.07.22

‘Theft’ at farmhouse linked to Partha

An alleged theft in a farmhouse linked to former minister Partha Chatterjee at a village in Baruipur, South 24-Parganas, in the small hours of Thursday led police in several districts to increase vigi...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

News  /  Published 26.04.22

Police carry out online fraud awareness drive

Police are carrying out awareness drives in schools and gated communities on the city’s outskirts to make the young and old aware of the possible ways in which they could be duped while making o...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.02.22

Netaji Nagar-based realtor lynched in Baruipur

Avik Mukherjee, the Netaji Nagar-based realtor who was allegedly lynched on Thursday night, had repeatedly pleaded with the mob to hear him out before tying him to a lamp post and beating him up, poli...
By Our Special Correspondent

West Bengal  /  Published 30.06.21

Women hit street against cop transfer

Over 500 residents, mostly women, of Canning in South 24-Parganas blocked a road for hours on Tuesday to protest the transfer order for inspector-in-charge of the local police station Atibur Rahaman t...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Canning

Calcutta  /  Published 07.06.21

Abducted woman rescued, cops injured

Three policemen were injured while trying to rescue a young homemaker who was allegedly kidnapped by a man whom she had befriended over Facebook a few months ago. The incident happened in Baruipur on...
By Our Special Correspondent in Baruipur


West Bengal  /  Published 01.04.21

Drones to keep tabs on voting in Sunderbans

The Election Commission will use nine drone cameras for aerial surveillance of the nine islands that fall under the Gosaba Assembly constituency in South 24-Parganas district during the second phase o...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.11.18

Coming up: school for the homeless

A residential school for homeless children with e-class rooms, a health room and sports facilities is coming up on a seven-bigha plot in Joka.The foundation stone for the Rs 25-crore project, bei...
By Rith Basu

West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.20

Prisoners turn violent, officers thrashed

A jail official was thrashed as he tried to stop violent clashes between two groups of inmates of the Baruipur correctional home in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district, officials said on Tuesday....
By PTI in Baruipur

West Bengal  /  Published 11.12.19

‘Speedy justice’ plea by Kamduni kin

Family members of the college student of Kamduni who was raped and killed in June 2013 met the registrar general of the high court on Wednesday and demanded speedy disposal of the appeals mo...
By Our legal reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.19

Woman’s photos on trains: doctor held

An actress has alleged that her photographs, along with her mobile number, have been pasted on local train compartments, seeking proposals for “bold relationships”.From the calls that flooded her ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Sonarpur


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