Jharkhand  /  Published 23.12.19

Student murder cuffs on three

Three persons have been arrested for the abduction and murder of the 19-year-old student whose battered body was recovered from near Khairbani canal under Jadugora police station on Saturday evening.P...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 06.12.18

'Gabbar' calls realtor from Alipore jail

A realtor in the Burtolla area has alleged that Gabbar, a convicted criminal, called him from Alipore jail on Wednesday demanding Rs 5 lakh.Rashid Alam, alias Gabbar, in jail since 2001, used to be a ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 31.01.20

More blackmail complaints emerge

Two youths who were arrested for allegedly trying to extort money from a woman after secretly capturing her intimate photographs had extorted money from at least four more women, police said on Friday...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.01.20

‘Blackmail’ scions in Calcutta

Two youths who were arrested for allegedly blackmailing a woman after recording private moments with her and trying to extort Rs 10 lakh from her were sent to police remand on Thursday. Police suspect...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.01.20

Police nab 11 men of dreaded Srivastava gang

Police on Tuesday arrested 11 men from Ranchi and Latehar who the cops said used to extort money from coal traders coming to different collieries of the state. Seven firearms with 70 rounds of ammunit...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Jharkhand  /  Published 06.06.20

Police busts major crime syndicate

In what has proven to be a major breakthrough, police busted a gang of inter-state criminals on Saturday. Three men were apprehended and four fire-arms, along with ammunition, seized from the adjoinin...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.11.18

Extortion finger at Dhanbad BJP MLA Mahto

Over 100 hard-coke factory owners have decided not to buy coal from Bharat Coking Coal Ltd (BCCL)  areas in Baghmara because of regular extortion by henchmen owing allegiance to local BJP MLA Dhu...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.11.18

Threat mail cuffs on CCL man’s son

A 34-year-old man was arrested from the capital on Saturday night for allegedly sending extortion emails to two senior Central Coalfields (CCL) officials on November 20.Baijnath Ganjhu, son of a CCL e...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 19.06.19

Rogues’ midnight shocker for Calcutta model

Model Ushoshi Sengupta, who was travelling in an app cab with her colleague, had a horrific experience early on Tuesday when reckless bikers hit the vehicle near the Exide crossing, blocked its way an...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 10.06.19

Ulfa-I rebels open fire in tea garden

Suspected Ulfa (Independent) militants on Sunday night opened fire inside Hajua tea estate in Dibrugarh district of Upper Assam after the assistant manager of the tea garden refused to pay extortion m...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh


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