West Bengal  /  Published 12.11.21

Bengal: Gold biscuits seized, 1 held

A man was arrested from a Howrah-bound train at the New Jalpaiguri Railway Station in West Bengal's Siliguri and gold biscuits worth Rs 1.08 crore were seized from his possession on Friday, DRI of...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 08.11.21

Sand smuggling ‘kingpin’ arrested

The Enforcement Branch (EB) of Asansol-Durgapur police commissionerate arrested Parvej Alam Siddiqui, an alleged kingpin of the sand smuggling racket in West Burdwan district, from Bihar’s Muzaf...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

India  /  Published 03.11.21

Bail in gold case as terror charge fails

Kerala High Court on Tuesday granted bail to eight accused in a gold smuggling case in which the National Investigation Agency had slapped them with provisions under the Unlawful Activities Prevention...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

News  /  Published 19.10.21

Three arrested for arms smuggling near Dankuni toll plaza

Siliguri: A Himalayan black bear that had sneaked into the Darjeeling town, apparently a week ago, was rescued by foresters of Darjeeling wildlife division on Monday morning. ...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.10.21

Leopard skins, skulls found in Creek Row

Two leopard skins with skulls and three tails have been recovered by the forest department and police near a garbage vat in Creek Row in central Kolkata on Monday. A forest department official said t...
By Snehal Sengupta in Creek Row


West Bengal  /  Published 02.10.21

BSF intercepts 16-year-old in North Dinajpur

The Border Security Force (BSF) intercepted a 16-year-old youth while he was allegedly trying to cross the border at Phulbari in North Dinajpur on Thursday and seized 2.6 kilos of silver granules from...
By Our Bureau in Malda, Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 29.09.21

Coal case: Court sends 4 to CBI remand

A special CBI court here on Tuesday remanded four persons arrested in connection with alleged theft of coal worth hundreds of crores of rupees into the central agency’s custody. The four were N...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

West Bengal  /  Published 28.09.21

Siliguri: Two held with over 40kg cannabis

Two suspected members of a drug smuggling racket were arrested with over 40 kilos of cannabis worth around Rs 5 lakh in Fulbari on Sunday evening. A team of New Jalpaiguri police station under Siligu...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.21

Gold haul

A team of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence seized gold bars weighing 6.172kg estimated at Rs 3.15 crore from Keshtopur village located near Bangladesh border in Malda on Friday. Five persons h...
By The Telegraph in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 18.09.21

Rs 1cr gold seized near border

A Border Security Force (BSF) team seized 2.24 kilo of gold valued at Rs 1.07 crore from a truck driver in North 24-Parganas on Friday. The BSF authorities have alleged that driver Kamal Hasan, 52, w...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kalyani


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