Illegal Trade
India  /  Published 07.08.22

Ayodhya: BJP MLA in row

City mayor, a local BJP MLA and a former party legislator are among the 40 people whom the Ayodhya Development Authority has accused of illegally trading plots and building infrastructure in such land...
By PTI in Ayodhya

My Kolkata  /  Published 18.06.22

Two men arrested for dumping dead turtles into East Midnapore canal

"The offenders have admitted that the turtles were being trafficked from Odisha in the wee hours of June 12. The plan was to sell them in local markets. However, the turtles suddenly died due to ...
By The Plurals News Network

West Bengal  /  Published 09.04.22

Squad to prevent wildlife crimes

The Bengal government has decided to form a special forest squad to prevent wildlife crimes including poaching and trafficking of wildlife in north Bengal following a spate of recoveries of animal par...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Opinion  /  Published 13.02.22

Letters to the Editor: Don't legitimise illegal trade in elephants

Captive creatures Sir — Elephants are the only wild animals that can be legally owned by a private individual in India — an anomaly that needed to be corrected. Instead, if the wildlife (...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 26.01.22

BSF vigil push for unfenced areas

The north Bengal frontier of the Border Security Force (BSF) has drawn up plans to plug unfenced areas along the India-Bangladesh border, install anti-climb and anti-cut wires and other gadgets to bee...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri


West Bengal  /  Published 26.01.22

Bullets, bombs fly in Malda

Kaliachak in Malda district turned into a battlefield on Monday night as rival groups of smugglers and gangsters attacked each other in at least two locations to gain control over narcotics smuggling ...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

India  /  Published 26.10.21

Sex racket in consultancy centre

Police Commissionerate (Bhubaneswar-Cuttack) on Monday busted a sex racket that was running in the city in the guise of a consultancy firm. The owner of the firm, Laxmi Narayan Patnaik, was arrested ...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.07.21

STATE DIGEST: Kanpur gem trader arrested for illegal trade

Dhanbad: Two new CNG stations, established with the help of GAIL Gas Limited, will be inaugurated on Tuesday, including one at Nirsa Service Station at Nirsa block and another at Gupta Petol Pump of P...
By Our Bureau

Calcutta  /  Published 15.02.21

250 birds in cages rescued from bus

More than 250 Alexandrine parakeets were seized from a bus near the Babughat bus stand on Sunday morning. Forest department officials said the bus had started from Ranchi and the birds were to be del...
By Snehal Sengupta in Babughat

West Bengal  /  Published 13.01.20

Glare on explosive supply

A police team investigating the January 3 blast at an illegal firecracker unit in Naihati, in which five persons had been killed, found out that a Madhya Pradesh-based racket was supplying explosive m...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Naihati


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