World  /  Published 05.08.22

US: Indian national guilty of scamming elders

An Indian national has pleaded guilty to the charges of scamming senior American citizens and committing wire fraud. The accused, Ashish Bajaj (29), faces a maximum penalty of 20 years. According to...
By Lalit K Jha in Washington

News  /  Published 05.08.22

ED breaks lock of Arpita flat

The officers entered the flat on Thursday afternoon and came out after around three hours with no apparent seizures. There was no formal declaration of seizure of cash or documents from the flat till...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 05.08.22

Enforcement Directorate grills Partha Chatterjee and Arpita Mukherjee together first time

Ananta Texfab Private Ltd is one such company. While Mukherjee’s name doesn’t feature in the list of directors, the company shares its registered address with that at one of her ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

Opinion  /  Published 05.08.22

Another spectacle

In the light of recent news headlines regarding the scam in West Bengal, I recall that sometime in the late 1980s I was taking a session on ‘Implementation Constraints in Indian Planning’ ...
By Anup Sinha

News  /  Published 04.08.22

ED says Partha Chatterjee is Arpita Mukherjee’s nominee in 31 policies

Sources in the ED said till now they have seized cash ₹49.8 crore and jewellery from two flats — one at Diamond City South near Tollygunge and the other at Club Town Heights at Belgharia &mdas...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata


Opinion  /  Published 04.08.22

Rotten apple

Not since the time the functionaries of the East India Company transformed themselves into Nabobs by siphoning off the exchequer of Bengal in the first decades after the Battle of Plassey has the prov...
By Swapan Dasgupta

West Bengal  /  Published 04.08.22

ED raids house linked to Partha and Arpita

Bengal on Wednesday reported 911 Covid-19 infections, 2,041 recoveries and four deaths. At present, there are 11,120 active cases in the state, including 10,803 in home isolation and 317 at hospi...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.08.22

ED: Partha, Arpita custody extended

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) sought four days' custody of former Education Minister Partha Chatterjee in the SSC scam case before a special court here on Wednesday. ED custody of Partha Cha...
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.08.22

Smuggling scam: CBI raids TMC leaders

The CBI on Wednesday conducted raids at six different locations in West Bengal's Birbhum district in connection with its investigation into an alleged cattle smuggling scam. The CBI personnel, di...
By PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 03.08.22

Enforcement Directorate carries out raids on six sites in Kolkata

Teams of the Enforcement Directorate carried out searches on six locations across the city on Tuesday in connection with the probe into alleged irregularities in the recruitment of teachers and other ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata


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