News  /  Published 24.05.22

48 ‘imposters’ arrested at West Bengal police recruitment test

As many as 48 people were arrested for allegedly impersonating as candidates of an examination for recruitment of constables in the state police on Sunday. The arrests were made from parts of Howrah,...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 21.05.22

Operator cheats tourists of Rs 2 lakh for Kashmir trip

Members of three families have filed a complaint against a tour operator for cheating them of Rs 1.93 lakh, police said. According to the police, the three families had planned to visit Kashmir in th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

World  /  Published 20.05.22

Indian-origin in cheating cases

An Indian-origin man was charged in a Singapore court on Thursday for cheating two others of SGD 1.6 million under a timeshare recovery scheme that was linked to a payout agency in Bangalore. Murlidh...
By Gurdip Singh in Singapore

News  /  Published 20.05.22

Former neighbour arrested for murder in Bijoygarh

Kundu’s body was found wrapped in a polythene sheet under his bed.  A senior police officer said the motive for the murder was not clear. “Roy is claiming Kundu had fallen after an a...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

India  /  Published 19.05.22

Follow rules or exit: Govt to VPN providers

Virtual private network service providers that are not ready to comply with the new guidelines have the only option to exit from India, minister of state for electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar sa...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


News  /  Published 19.05.22

Kolkata police launch drive to identify vehicles in hit-and-run cases

Kolkata police have started a drive to identify vehicles involved in hit-and-run cases. In most of the cases the offending vehicles fled the accident spot leaving the victim to die on the road, police...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.05.22

Seven arrested for Salt Lake call centre fraud

Seven men allegedly involved in running a call centre were arrested late on Tuesday on the charge of duping people, including foreign nationals. Salt Lake cyber crime police raided Nexus, the call ce...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 19.05.22

Cops scan CCTV footage, nab 2 for robbing Behala house

An elderly couple watching television after lunch on the ground floor of their two-storey Behala residence in southwest Kolkata was robbed by a man who scaled the building and entered the house throug...
By Our Special Correspondent in Behala

News  /  Published 19.05.22

Police & KMC engineers made accountable for pond filling

Police will be accountable for illegal filling of water bodies and so will be the engineers from the building department of Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC), mayor Firhad Hakim said on Wednesday. ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.05.22

Cops spot suspect in Bijoygarh murder case on CCTV footage

The decomposed body of Kundu, who had been living alone since the death of his wife a few years ago, was found wrapped in a polythene sheet and a bedsheet under a bed in his apartment in Bijoygarh in ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata


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