West Bengal  /  Published 10.04.22

A year on, Sitalkuchi awaits justice for slain four

Family members of the four youths who died in a CISF firing at a polling booth at Jorpatki village of Cooch Behar district during last year’s Assembly polls are still waiting for the punishment ...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.22

Arrest after CCTV clue

Police have arrested a man who was allegedly seen in CCTV footage firing at Trinamul Congress councillor Anupam Dutta at Agarpara in North 24-Parganas on Sunday evening. Amit Pandit, a resident of Ha...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri and Kinsuk Basu in Kalyani/Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.22

Protests hit state, cry for judge probe

Opposition parties have mounted an attack on police over the unnatural death of student leader Anis Khan with Left-backed student groups taking to the streets and non-Trinamul parties demanding expedi...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 01.02.22

Pangolin seized in Odisha, two smugglers held

The Special Task Force of Odisha police’s crime branch seized a live pangolin and arrested two wildlife smugglers near Borigumma in Koraput district on Sunday about 550km from here. Pangolin sm...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

West Bengal  /  Published 04.01.22

SIT and CID reports on post-poll violence

The special investigation team (SIT) constituted by Calcutta High Court, and the CID, which were assigned the task to monitor and investigate cases of post-poll violence and other incidents, filed sep...
By Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 21.12.21

CID report on Sitalkuchi soon

The Bengal government will file the investigation report of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), which is probing the Sitalkuchi firing case at the Jalpaiguri circuit bench of Calcutta High Co...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 19.12.21

2 held with guns and bullets in Dinhata

The crime branch of Dinhata police station in Cooch Behar seized illegal firearms and ammunition on Saturday from a village on the outskirts of Dinhata town. Two residents of Dinhata  have been ...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 14.12.21

Bengal: Drones to spot narcotic farms

The West Bengal CID is using drones to spot areas in the state where cannabis and poppy seeds are being grown illegally, mostly in districts having international borders, a senior state police officia...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 14.12.21

One arrested in Bowbazar ATM break-in bid case

A man who had allegedly used a fake arms licence to procure guns for security guards was arrested from Bardhaman on Sunday. Ismail Mondal was part of a racket that the CID had unearthed last wee...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

India  /  Published 26.11.21

Odisha ‘ponzi firm’ director arrested

The economic offence wing of the Odisha crime branch on Thursday arrested one of the directors of a ponzi firm for allegedly duping investors to the tune of Rs 3 crore.  The EOW in a press relea...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


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