Calcutta  /  Published 04.03.21

Hands that ‘helped’ snatch bag

A man riding a motorbike and the pillion rider were injured after the two-wheeler went out of control and rammed into a lamp post along Basanti Highway, near Chowbaga, on Tuesday night, police said. ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Gariahat

Calcutta  /  Published 28.11.20

New Town survey to encourage walking

The New Town authorities have started a survey to find out whether residents feel safe to walk on the township’s roads and what their concerns are while they take a walk. The survey is being ca...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 11.11.20

Snatcher strikes after Salt Lake dinner

A snatcher fled with the handbag of a woman walking back home with her sister after dinner at a Salt Lake restaurant on Monday night, police said. Rhitama Basak, 24, and her sister had stepped out of...
By Snehal Sengupta in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 09.11.20

Chain snatcher arrested

A 30-year-old man from Madhyamgram was arrested for allegedly snatching a woman’s gold necklace while she was out on her morning walk on the fringes of Rajarhat. Shabir Khan was arrested follow...
By A Staff Reporter in Rajarhat

West Bengal  /  Published 22.10.20

No to CBI probe, yes to fresh autopsy: Calcutta HC

Calcutta High Court on Wednesday ruled out a CBI probe into the death of Raiganj BJP activist Anup Kumar Roy but directed the state government to conduct a fresh post-mortem of the body at RG Kar Medi...
By Our Legal Correspondent in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 18.10.20

Men on bike snatch woman's gold chain

Two bike-borne men snatched a gold chain worth over Rs 1.5 lakh from a woman near her home in the Sakchi thana area on Sunday morning. The woman, Gayetri Devi (55), also sustained injuries in her leg...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.10.20

STATE DIGEST: Ansari laid to rest at Pipra in Deoghar

Giridih police have seized a large number of liquor bottles which were being smuggled to poll-bound Bihar at Ghodthambha Outpost in the Dhanwar police station area. Four persons have been arrested in ...
By Our Bureau in

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.09.20

Chain snatchers shoot at youth

A youth was shot at and injured when he tried to stop two bike-borne chain snatchers from robbing an elderly woman in a densely populated Sonari police station area on Friday morning.  Kalichara...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.09.20

State digest: Bag-snatchers caught and beaten up by villagers in Chatra

The Eastern Central Railway Karmachari Union, in response to a call by the All India Railwaymen's Federation, has decided to organise a public awareness programme in support of its various demands...
By Our Bureau in

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.20

‘Custody death’ case on 5 cops

Itahar police have started inquiry against five police personnel of Raiganj police station over the alleged custodial death of a BJP worker, after his mother filed a complaint at the police station ag...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


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