News  /  Published 10.09.22

Inaction cry against Barasat Women police station

A woman has complained against the officers of an all-women police station in Barasat that they did not take any action on her complaint of gang-rape for close to a fortnight. Action was finally take...
By Kinsuk Basu in Barasat

Opinion  /  Published 07.07.22

Need to protect scribes critical of govt

New India can be a bundle of contradictions. New Delhi’s signing of the ‘2022 Resilient Democracies Statement’, which seeks to protect pluralistic debate among other values, along wi...
By The Editorial Board

News  /  Published 09.05.22

Helmetless rider threatens to shoot Kolkata police sergeant, gets arrested

Several traffic cops The Telegraph spoke to said they often faced such resistance, especially from motorcyclists who find it difficult to pay increased fine amounts. In January, the fine amounts for ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Behala

News  /  Published 23.04.22

Elderly factory owner wields gun to threaten hawker in Behala

According to the rulebook, no one has the right to flaunt or brandish his or her licensed gun before others without justifying the extent of threat or insecurity he or she had felt to do so. “E...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Parnasree

News  /  Published 02.04.22

Teacher arrested in Gwalior for raping student in Salt Lake

A young woman has alleged that she was raped by a faculty member of a private institute in Salt Lake where she had enrolled to prepare for civil services exams. A team from the Bidhannagar police com...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 23.10.19

The danger of sustained attacks on the media

A blank page can, at times, speak a thousand words. In a rare moment of solidarity, rival newspaper publications in Australia agreed to run front pages that were designed to appear as if they had been...
By The Editorial Board


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