West Bengal  /  Published 29.07.20

Robbers raid doctor home in Durgapur, wife injured

Three youths posing as patients held a general physician at knifepoint at his home in Bengal Ambuja Township here on Monday evening and decamped with cash and ornaments after injuring the doctor&rsquo...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.20

Driver takes on robber at loan firm

A 45-year-old man was shot at by a robber after he held on to him while the criminal and five other gang members were trying to flee after looting gold ornaments from the branch of a non-banking finan...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Burdwan

India  /  Published 15.07.20

Puri temple missing stone report

The Archaeological Survey of India will submit its inquiry report on the alleged disappearance of a precious stone from the sanctum sanctorum of the 12th Century Puri Jagannath temple to the temple ad...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

West Bengal  /  Published 14.07.20

ATM loot gang in police net

New Jalpaiguri police have nabbed a gang allegedly involved in a number of cases involving ATM loots and bids in and around Siliguri. The gang, police said, had been arrested near Gajoldoba in Rajgan...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Calcutta  /  Published 12.07.20

ATM alarm staves off robbery attempt

A burglar alarm inside an ATM kiosk foiled a robbery attempt by masked men, who were trying to prise open the machine, early on Saturday. The robbery attempt took place inside an unguarded nationalis...
By Our Special Correspondent in Watgunge

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.07.20

Armed robbery at CCL officer's house

Six armed robbers barged into the house of a senior official of Central Coalfield Limited (CCL) and looted cash and jewellery worth Rs 3 lakh at gunpoint at 1 am on Wednesday. The incident occurred a...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Calcutta  /  Published 09.07.20

Complaint: Phoney cops in ATM heist

A group of men knocked at a Bright Street house early on Wednesday posing as cops and forced the resident at gunpoint to withdraw and give them Rs 10,000, police said. The robbery occurred at an apar...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.06.20

Highway robbers back, finger at ‘lax cops'

Armed and masked goons blocked the Chakdah-Kalyani state highway in Ishwaripur with felled branches and looted cash and valuables worth over Rs 20 lakh from businessmen and farmers en route to markets...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Chakdah

Calcutta  /  Published 30.06.20

Shop street empty early, robbers target bank

Robbers allegedly broke into the Lindsay Street branch of a nationalised bank when it was closed over the weekend and reached the vault after breaking three locks on the locker door, police said. The...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.06.20

Bikers in mask pose as cops, rob elderly

At least four elderly women were robbed of their gold ornaments in the past 48 hours and police believe two men on a motorcycle wearing masks and posing as cops were involved in the robberies. The tw...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta


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