West Bengal  /  Published 28.02.22

Residents resist booth capturing

There were islands of resistance on Sunday’s civic polls where voters and Opposition parties leaders not only thwarted loot of votes, but also chased away goons and in a few cases beat them up i...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.02.22

Rebels prove to be thorn for Trinamul

Clashes between supporters of Trinamul candidates and rebels emerged as a challenge for police in several pockets of the 107 civic bodies where voting took place on Sunday. On a day Opposition partie...
By Alamgir Hossain and Snehamoy Chakraborty in Berhampore/Bolpur

West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.21

Robbery at rural bank

Three persons allegedly looted Rs 19 lakh from Uttarbanga Kshetriya Gramin Bank at Nigamnagar of Dinhata subdivision, some 30km from Cooch Behar town on Tuesday. Police sources said according to bank...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 12.10.20

Boy at knifepoint, lakhs looted from mom

Three masked criminals entered the home of a wholesale potato trader in Falakata of Alipurduar district on Saturday night, held his 13-year-old son at knifepoint and took away Rs 11 lakh in cash and h...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

India  /  Published 21.07.19

J&K governor to boys with guns: Kill looters

Governor Satya Pal Malik on Sunday appeared to be instigating the militants to kill people who had “looted” Kashmir, the bizarre plea coming amid an anti-corruption crackdown on several leaders of...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar


West Bengal  /  Published 29.06.19

Youths barge in, loot & kill 65-year-old in Tikiapara

A retired railway employee, who used to draw Rs 1 lakh every three months for his bed-ridden wife’s treatment, was found dead in the bathroom after he responded to a door bell early on Saturday morn...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.19

ATM looted and torched in Malda

A group of miscreants barged into an ATM kiosk of State Bank of India in Malda late on Friday and decamped with cash.The burglars also torched the ATM and ransacked the CCTV cameras and the air condit...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

Bihar  /  Published 09.11.18

Cracker cover helps loot at former CM’s house

Criminals looted valuables worth Rs 2.5 lakh from the ancestral house of the late former chief minister Abdul Ghafoor in Gopalganj district late on Wednesday night.Police said the criminals barged int...
By Ramashankar in Patna

North East  /  Published 19.03.20

ATM looter cuffed in Cachar

In a major breakthrough in SBI ATM loot, a team of Cachar police, led by deputy superintendent of police, Hailakandi, Faiz Ahmed Barbhuiya, conducted a raid in Loknathpur Part I village under Dholai p...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

Odisha  /  Published 29.11.18

Youth held for loot at Rituparna Sengupta's home

A team of Calcutta Police, along with members of a special squad of commissionerate police, arrested a 28-year-old youth for allegedly stealing Rs 1.5 lakh in cash, a laptop and other valuables from t...
By Lelin Mallick in Bhubaneswar


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