Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

Lockdown no bar for ‘big knife’

The app cab owner arrested for allegedly stabbing a woman in his vehicle had placed an order for a knife with a shop in Bishnupur in South 24-Parganas during the lockdown, police said on Sunday. The ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.07.20

Girl killed in sleep, spurned lover held

A 20-year-old college girl was murdered while she was asleep at home late on Saturday night allegedly by her ex-boyfriend. Murshida Khatun, a resident of Salua in Daulatabad, and a first-year student...
By Alamgir Hossain in Daulatabad

Calcutta  /  Published 04.07.20

Murder in car, cabbie claims debt distress

A woman was offered a lift by one of her neighbours in his app cab and stabbed to death inside the vehicle on Southern Avenue before being dumped off the Bypass on Friday evening, police said. The ne...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 29.06.20

Precious resources: Mining in Cook Islands

Sir — It is unfortunate that at a time when activists are urging authorities to protect the environment, the government of Cook Islands is planning to allow mining operators to mine manganese an...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.06.20

Life sentence for rape and murder accused

The court of additional district judge, V. Subhash, on Monday sentenced three persons in the abduction, rape and murder case of a three-year-old girl on July 26 last year.The main accused, Rinku Sahu,...
By The Telegraph in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.20

Bhutan women killed, youth held

A Jaigaon youth has allegedly killed two Bhutanese women as he was facing pressure to pay them money so that one of them didn’t file a rape complaint against him.The women were aged 25 and 26 and ha...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Calcutta  /  Published 14.06.20

Annoyed neighbour kills kid

A two-year-old child died and his six-year-old relative suffered critical injuries when a neighbour who used to feel disturbed by their playful mischief allegedly threw them off the fourth-floor balco...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

India  /  Published 11.06.20

Delhi spitting row kills driver

A 26-year-old driver was killed in Delhi after a fight with another person over spitting in public, police said on Thursday. The deceased has been identified as Ankit, a resident of Bhai Veer Singh M...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.06.20

Ex-cricketer dead, son held

The son of a former Ranji cricketer was arrested on Wednesday in connection with the death of his father whose body was recovered from his house near Manacaud in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday morning.J...
By Our Correspondent in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 10.06.20

TMC worker shot dead

Trinamul worker Amir Ali Sardar was gunned down in Basanti, South 24-Parganas, amid murmurs of infighting within the ruling party.Sardar’s family said he had left home at 4am when some men shot him ...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta


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