News  /  Published 21.01.22

CCTV footage helps nab civic policeman, driver for snatching on Strand Road

 A civic volunteer and a contractual driver of Kolkata police vehicles have been arrested for allegedly snatching a chain and Rs 5,000 from the driver of a pick-up van parked on Strand Road in we...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Strand Road

News  /  Published 21.01.22

Overhaul of Parama flyover drainage system at Rs 1.11-crore

The drainage system of the Parama flyover will be overhauled to ensure water does not accumulate on the carriageways, damaging the steel and concrete structure. Urban development minister Chandrima B...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 21.01.22

Hills receive snowfall again

The Darjeeling hills received snowfall for the third time in less than a month on Thursday afternoon as the mercury dipped across north Bengal since Wednesday night. A number of locations in the adjo...
By Vivek Chhetri, Avijit Sinha in Siliguri, Darjeeling

India  /  Published 21.01.22

Delhi riot first verdict: Man gets five-year jail

A local court on Thursday jailed a man for five years in the first conviction over the 2020 Delhi riots in which 53 people lost their lives. Prosecutors and witnesses said Dinesh Yadav was part of a ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.01.22

MBA degree holder arrested in Bulli case

The cyber police of the Mumbai crime branch on Thursday arrested a 28-year-old man from Odisha in connection with the Bulli Bai case. The accused, identified as Neeraj Singh, is an MBA degree holder ...
By PTI in Mumbai


Lifestyle  /  Published 20.01.22

Pronam, an ageless salute to our senior citizens

With many more such programmes planned for the coming days, Pronam is quite a shining example of how drive, diligence and dedication can prioritise the needs of those who tend to become an afterhtough...
By Priyam Marik

News  /  Published 20.01.22

Cops arrest nine for duping US, Australia and Germany residents

Nine persons working at a call centre in Salt Lake in northeast Kolkata have been arrested for allegedly duping people in the US, Australia and Germany by posing as representatives of the support syst...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri

News  /  Published 20.01.22

Three imposters arrested for extorting bikers, motorists in New Town

Three men were arrested for allegedly posing as officers of the Bidhannagar city police and extorting money from bikers and other motorists near a bridge off the Shapoorji Pallonji housing complex in ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Town

West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.22

Malda: 3 cops suspended for ‘loot’

Three police personnel, including an assistant sub-inspector, posted at Kaliachak police station in Malda district have been suspended for allegedly stealing Rs 25 lakh and gold worth around Rs 14 lak...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

News  /  Published 19.01.22

NIA arrests Salt Lake businessman for allegedly funding Maoists

The National Investigation Agency has arrested a businessman for allegedly providing funds to Maoists, an official said on Wednesday. A team of NIA personnel from its Ranchi unit along with help of t...


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