Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 | Last Update : 10:34 PM IST

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IPS officer Rajeev Kumar appointed as ADG of criminal investigation department

Anuj Sharma, an IPS officer of 1991 batch, who was the ADG (Law & Order), has replaced Kumar as the new Kolkata Police Commissioner.

19 Feb 2019 2:44 PM

Timing of Pulwama attack worries Mamata Banerjee

Lashing out at the BJP-led NDA regime at the Centre she blamed them of trying to launch a “shadow war” ahead of the Lok Sabha Elections.

19 Feb 2019 1:45 AM

US to display its top fighter aircrafts at Aero India

28 US companies are participating in Aero India.

18 Feb 2019 9:54 PM

RFI offers to supply rifles to police, paramilitary

According to sources, the launch for the offer is expected to be held around September-October.

18 Feb 2019 7:53 AM

BJP leader arrested with two for staging his daughter's abduction with TMC MLA

The abduction was alllegedly staged with a political agenda against opponent party.

17 Feb 2019 10:45 PM


Indigenous rifles cheaper than those of US firm: RFI

RFI general manager D. K. Mahapatra on Friday said that its 7.62x51-mm assault rifle is priced around Rs 80,000-82,000 each.

16 Feb 2019 1:58 AM

BJP leader Mukul Roy booked for TMC MLA killing

The duo was seen fleeing by local residents from the venue on Majidpur Phulbari football ground after shooting Biswas from behind.

11 Feb 2019 4:12 AM

Kolkata police chief grilled by CBI for 8 hours in Shillong

The former CEO of Saradha Group’s media wing was then vocal against Trinamul supremo Mamata Banerjee and Kumar in the case.

10 Feb 2019 5:39 AM

Modi scared of me: Mamata Banerjee

Bengal CM says PM has become ‘Rafalewala’ from chaiwala.

09 Feb 2019 2:24 AM

After ending 3-day dharna in Kolkata, Delhi is Mamata’s next stop

Naidu also tore into the Modi government, alleging autocracy and corruption.

06 Feb 2019 11:33 AM


CP on road to become second one to face CBI

Before him, former IPS officer Prasun Mukherjee was grilled by the CBI more than eleven years ago.

06 Feb 2019 2:57 AM

Mamata Banerjee hails SC order, calls it moral victory of people

Kumar visited the venue in the morning after the apex court’s direction on Tuesday morning.

06 Feb 2019 2:36 AM

Mamata Banerjee ends dharna, Delhi stir next week

Banerjee also announced that her next agitation will be held in New Delhi on February 13 and 14.

06 Feb 2019 2:34 AM

Mamata welcomes Supreme Court ruling on Rajeev Kumar, calls it 'moral victory'

On Shillong as the 'neutral place' of questioning Banerjee noted, 'It is a beautiful place. We have no objection.'

05 Feb 2019 12:03 PM

Now, Bengal cops summon top CBI officer for fraud

Posted as the joint director, Mr Srivastava is the top officer of the Central agency’s Kolkata jurisdiction.

05 Feb 2019 2:16 AM


Opposition leaders rally around feisty Didi

In the evening DMK leader Kanimozhi also met the Trinamul Congress supremo.

05 Feb 2019 1:55 AM

Kolkata Police-CBI face-off: Police send summons to CBI joint director in fresh twist

Pankaj Srivastava, a 1992-batch IPS officer of Madhya Pradesh cadre, has been asked to appear at the Bhowanipore police station.

04 Feb 2019 5:17 PM

Citizenship Bill will be scrapped, says Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM says her party will oppose the bill tooth and nail.

03 Feb 2019 7:12 AM

On Mamata’s turf, PM asks why be scared of ‘chowkidar’

PM Modi seeks support for Citizenship Bill, Mamata Banerjee says no way.

03 Feb 2019 6:48 AM

Mamata Banerjee terms Amit Shah ‘half-literate’

Mamata announced that her party issued a defamation notice within few hours of Mr Shah’s high voltage allegations.

31 Jan 2019 6:43 AM