West Bengal  /  Published 05.05.21

Three held with yaba tablets worth Rs 60 lakh

A wild adult tusker died after it was struck by lightning near the Jaldapara National Park in Alipurduar district on Monday night. Sources said two elephants had moved out of the park area and had en...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 02.05.21

CBI to question Gyanwant Singh in coal case

The CBI has summoned Gyanwant Singh, Bengal’s director of security, for questioning in connection with the central agency’s probe into the multi-crore coal smuggling case. Singh, a 1993-b...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 17.04.21

HC blow to Kerala govt in gold case

Kerala High Court on Friday quashed two FIRs registered by the state police’s crime branch against unnamed officials of the Enforcement Directorate for allegedly coercing suspects to name chief ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.04.21

Rights activists expose rural fund scam

The other team members included James Herenj, convener of NREGA Watch Jharkhand, Amardayal Singh, Pachathi Singh and Sabhil Nath Pakira. The team found as many as 13 mule accounts in Manika block whi...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 30.03.21

PM slams previous govts of Kerala

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday targetted Kerala's ruling LDF over the gold smuggling scam, saying the CPI(M)-led government "betrayed" the people of the state just as Judas did ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Kochi


West Bengal  /  Published 25.03.21

Leaders prey on jobless youths in illegal trade

First, joblessness drove them to join an illegal trade, now they have become pawns in a game of political brinkmanship. The livelihood of over 4 lakh people directly or indirectly involved in coal pi...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

India  /  Published 20.03.21

FIR against ED team in Kerala gold case

Kerala police have booked a group of Enforcement Directorate officials on the charge of “applying mental pressure” on gold-smuggling accused Swapna Suresh to falsely implicate chief minist...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 17.03.21

TMC functionary’s brother held for money laundering

The Enforcement Directorate, which is probing alleged money laundering in multi-crore cattle and coal smuggling cases, arrested Vikash Mishra, brother of Trinamul Youth Congress leader Vinay Mishra, f...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 15.03.21

Two Calcutta cops arrested for drug racket link

Two constables of Calcutta police have been arrested for allegedly being part of a drug racket that was supplying heroin to peddlers in Calcutta. The special task force of Calcutta police arrested Pa...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.03.21

CID arrests businessman for coal smuggling

The CID on Friday night arrested businessman Randhir Singh from his home in West Burdwan’s Andal for his alleged involvement in a coal smuggling case. Sources said Singh, the first such catch s...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur


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