News  /  Published 25.09.22

International kidnapping racket busted in Kolkata, three arrested

West Bengal Bidhannagar City Police on Sunday busted an international kidnapping racket near the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International (NSCBI) Airport in Kolkata and arrested three masterminds. Th...

News  /  Published 10.09.22

Baguiati double murder: Sleuths on hunt for ransom phone, bike

He apparently told the cops that he had no intention of paying his four accomplices the Rs 8 lakh he had promised them for helping him kill the boys. “He is saying he killed the two boys becaus...
By Snehal Sengupta, Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.09.22

Baguiati double murder: Bike deal leaves 2 teenage cousins dead

She alleged that the police did not take their complaint seriously and did nothing to save the children. The police said they treated complaint “sensitively”, suspecting it to be a kidnap...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Snehal Sengupta in Baguiati

News  /  Published 26.06.22

Job agent ‘kidnapped’; rescued in Vizag

A man who runs a placement agency in the city with his elder sister was allegedly kidnapped from a Howrah hotel, drugged and forcibly taken to Vizag where his kidnappers demanded a ransom of Rs 70 lak...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

India  /  Published 16.06.22

Vet in Bihar 'kidnapped and forcibly' married off

A 26-year-old veterinarian, who was called to treat a cow, was allegedly kidnapped and forcibly married off in Bihar’s Begusarai district. Satyam Kumar Jha, a resident of Pidhauli village under...
By Dev Raj in Patna


News  /  Published 01.06.22

Blackmail with morphed photos for loan recovery in Kolkata, suburbs

The woman’s first reaction, the officer said, was to think that the friend was actually circulating her photograph. But later she thought the person who had sent her the message could be the act...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

North East  /  Published 01.06.22

Arunachal protests against abductions

Protests were staged in three districts of Arunachal Pradesh on Monday demanding an end to the kidnapping and extortion being carried out by the banned NSCN (Khaplang-YA), a militant group that is not...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 20.03.22

Kidnap charges on Samajwadi MLA

A newly elected Samajwadi Party MLA in Uttar Pradesh has been booked for kidnapping for allegedly confining to his home for five months a leader close to the BJP to prevent him from campaigning in the...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

News  /  Published 23.02.22

4 held for teenager kidnap bid in Rajarhat

Three teenagers and a young man have been arrested on Tuesday for allegedly trying to kidnap a girl in a Mahindra Scorpio while she was returning home with a friend from a photocopy shop in their neig...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

World  /  Published 21.11.21

Afghan doctor kidnapped and killed

A prominent doctor was kidnapped and killed in northern Afghanistan, his family said. Mohamed Nader Alemi was abducted two months ago in the city of Mazar-i-Sharif, and his kidnappers demanded a rans...
By AP/PTI in Kabul


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