West Bengal  /  Published 25.07.19

This month, that year: July

Here’s a look back at some events that made news around the world and in our own backyard in July...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.07.19

Cuffs on thief after slip-up in Calcutta

Cops match pair at crime scene and on foot...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.07.19

Calcutta woman helps nab molest duo

An officer said the woman had mentioned the last four digits of the scooter’s registration number and made the police’s job easy...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.07.19

Gender-specific body armour for women

Gear to be first provided to women personnel of the CRPF deployed in Jammu and Kashmir and other parts of the country...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.19

North Face swoop on Darjeeling traders

This is the first time that a multinational company is pursuing such a case in Darjeeling...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling


Culture  /  Published 13.07.19

Asha, the police dog

A cadet of common pedigree but rare distinction ...
By Anasuya Basu

West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.19

Teenage biker held in cop-drag case in Calcutta

The cop was dragged for over 100 meters and received injuries on his arms and legs and had to be hospitalised...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.19

RPF ‘assault’ on monk in Lucknow

Some of the devotees lodged a complaint with the Government Railway Police in Sealdah...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.19

Meet Purulia's friendly pothole police

NHAI unmoved, Purulia cops fill up craters in accident zone...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Purulia

Opinion  /  Published 12.07.19

When the State lets people die

It has a growing tendency to indulge in predatory violence while also tacitly supporting non-State actors indulging in it...
By Anup Sinha


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