News  /  Published 28.05.22

Patuli man held for using fake notes to buy bike

A man was arrested for allegedly trying to buy a used motorcycle using fake currency notes from Patuli on the southern fringes of Kolkata on Thursday night. Sagar Sanpui, a resident of Birji East, a ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 26.05.22

Gurugram doctor seeking post-graduation admission in south Kolkata college duped of 52 lakh

An MBBS graduate was allegedly duped of Rs 52 lakh in Gurugram on the pretext of admission to a medical college in Kolkata to pursue a master's degree, police said. Subhanshu Vats in his complain...

News  /  Published 26.05.22

Man arrested for cheating IT job aspirant of Rs 1.4 lakh

A 49-year-old a resident of Kaliprasanna Chatterjee Lane in southwest Kolkata’s Behala, was found hanging from the ceiling in his room on the second floor of a four-storey building late on Tuesd...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

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

Entertainment  /  Published 18.05.22

Foreign travel: Jacqueline withdraws plea

Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandez, being probed in a Rs 200 crore extortion case involving alleged conman Sukesh Chandrasekhar, on Wednesday withdrew her application filed before a Delhi court for ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


News  /  Published 18.05.22

Kolkata transporter loses Rs 70,000 in QR code scam

The money was debited from Kumar’s account while the truck driver was waiting at the Fort William gate, the police said. Kumar first reported the matter to Hastings police station, where he was...
By Our Special Correspondent in Red Road

News  /  Published 17.05.22

Judge’s driver held for job fraud

A man who works as the driver of a judge in a city court has been arrested for allegedly cheating several persons with false promises of getting them government jobs. Nabin Das was arrested from his ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.05.22

Focus on woman and child safety from online fraud

Howrah police on Sunday started a drive to spread awareness against online fraud and to ensure the safety of women and children on social media. Officers said the number of cyber crimes against women...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 15.05.22

Bangladesh conman held

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday arrested Prasanta Kumar Halder, a Bangladeshi national accused of a multi-million fraud case in the neighbouring country by allegedly floating a number of ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

News  /  Published 13.05.22

Netajinagar woman falls to fraud through WhatsApp link

Ghosh said she could log into her account after two days. “I realised my account was hacked. I have not taken any loan from anyone. Someone was using my morphed pictures and circulating them amo...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri


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