West Bengal  /  Published 12.08.20

9-year-old’s kidnap ends in murder, cousin held

The nine-year-old son of a Trinamul panchayat member here, allegedly abducted for ransom on August 9, was found murdered near his village on Wednesday. Two men, one of whom is the victim’s cous...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

Calcutta  /  Published 10.08.20

Mother held on child murder charge

A 21-year-old mother of two was arrested on Sunday on the charge of murdering her three-day-old daughter in February after the post-mortem report suggested she had been strangled to death. The report...
By Our Special Correspondent in Anandapur

Opinion  /  Published 09.08.20

Wrong court: Trial by media, again

Little is more deplorable than a continuing public cacophony around the tragedy of an untimely death. The death of the young actor, Sushant Singh Rajput, has provoked precisely this kind of a cacophon...
By The Editorial Board in

North East  /  Published 07.08.20

Infant kidnapped, murdered in Assam

Three persons, including the main accused, have been arrested on charges of kidnap and murder of an infant in Assam’s Cachar district. Police said five-month-old Dhrubajyoti, son of small trade...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 06.08.20

Seniors tormented me: BSF constable

The BSF constable accused of gunning down his two colleagues at Maldakhand near the Bangladesh border alleged on Wednesday that seniors had been mentally harassing him and siphoning off money meant to...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

World  /  Published 05.08.20

Bengali researcher killed near Dallas

A 43-year-old Indian-origin woman researcher in the US was killed while she was out jogging in Plano, a suburb near Dallas. According to media reports, the police have started a homicide investigatio...
By PTI in Houston

West Bengal  /  Published 04.08.20

Convict traceless

Bhim Rai, a murder convict who tested positive for Covid-19, is traceless on Monday, a day after he fled from an ambulance from Rimbick to the Triveni Covid hospital, Kalimpong. Rai, who got down fro...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.08.20

Cops crack Jemco murder case

In a major breakthrough, the police on Sunday solved trader Moni Das's murder case by arresting six persons within 72 hours of the incident that had taken place at Jemco under Telco thana area on ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.07.20

Cop murdered in stone mining pit

In a shocking incident, 50-year-old assistant sub-inspector (ASI) Kameshwar Ravidas was found dead early morning on Friday at a stone quarrying site, barely 200m away from Tupudana police station in t...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.07.20

Trader shot dead by bike-borne assailants

A 33-year-old trader was shot dead by two unidentified bike-borne assailants at Jemco locality under Telco thana area on Thursday evening, the second murder in the last 10 days in a city that’s ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur


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