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Kolkata police

Kolkata cop opens fire, shoots self and a biker dead

Cop was posted at the Bangladesh Deputy High Commission in Kolkata

11 Jun 2022 8:21 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Colonial era tools don’t belong in a democracy

Justice delayed is justice denied, especially in district and subordinate courts where 33.3 million cases were pending last year

17 Aug 2021 2:06 AM

Kolkata: Mecca of Indian cricket, Eden Gardens, to turn into quarantine centre for police

The beds will be put in galleries around the seating and not on the pitch.

11 Jul 2020 3:16 PM

Kolkata woman killed in moving taxi, body dumped in a canal; cabbie nabbed

A driver of a mobile application-based taxi service has been arrested.

04 Jul 2020 5:58 PM

Kolkata police books Babul Supriyo for sharing 'fake photo' on Twitter

Reacting to the case filed against him, Supriyo said that he shared what was already viral

11 May 2020 4:59 PM


Main accused in Murshidabad triple murder case arrested: Police

Utpal Behra, a mason by profession, was arrested from Sagardighi's Sahapur area of the district on Tuesday morning, police said.

15 Oct 2019 1:21 PM

Kolkata: Speeding Jaguar hits Merc, kills 2

Biryani restaurant chain owner’s younger son behind wheels, arrested.

18 Aug 2019 7:21 AM

SIT to investigate death of old metro passenger

The newly-inducted “Medha” rake manufactured by the Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in Perumbur was withdrawn from operation.

16 Jul 2019 5:10 AM

Biker flees after hitting pedestrian, drags cop for 100 metres

Tapan Orang, who suffered serious injuries on his hands and legs in the incident, is currently recuperating at a police hospital.

03 Jul 2019 1:47 PM

Bodh Gaya blast accused JMB terrorist held in West Bengal's Bardhman

A low-intensity bomb went off hours after Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama finished a sermon at Bodh Gaya in Bihar in January 2018.

02 Jul 2019 6:08 PM


4 members of ISIS-affiliate terror outfit arrested in Kolkata

The group comprises three Bangladeshi nationals and an Indian hailing from West Bengal’s Birbhum district, a senior Police officer said.

25 Jun 2019 4:11 PM

85-year-old woman tortured by nurse in Kolkata, held

Family members of 85-year-old lodged police complaint and submitted CCTV footage purportedly showing the nurse beating the ailing lady.

22 Jun 2019 11:26 AM

Model harassed by bike-borne youth in Kolkata, 7 arrested

Seven persons have been arrested in connection with the incident that took place around 11.40 pm on Monday, they said.

19 Jun 2019 11:02 AM

Kolkata Police rout BJP workers protesting against TMC

They were marching towards Lal Bazar protesting against TMC government in West Bengal.

12 Jun 2019 2:38 PM

Saradha case: Rajeev Kumar moves SC, seek extension of 7-day protection

Kumar has cited strike of lawyers in West Bengal as the reason behind seeking an extension of the time period.

20 May 2019 11:33 AM


Will ensure free, fair elections, says Kolkata police commissioner

An IPS officer of 1990 batch Mr Kumar served as the additional director general (ADG) at the state pollution control board.

07 Apr 2019 5:33 AM

SC judge recuses from hearing plea in Saradha chit fund probe

The bench has now posted the matter for hearing on February 27 before an appropriate bench of which Justice Rao is not a part.

20 Feb 2019 1:02 PM

CBI begins questioning Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar in chit fund scam

As per the Supreme Court orders that had made it clear that Kumar cannot be arrested by the CBI, he arrived in Shillong on Friday.

09 Feb 2019 11:00 AM

Will confer top state honour on officers if Centre takes away medals: Mamata

'I will give these five senior officials the highest state honour 'Bangabibhusan', if the Centre takes back their medals,' WB CM said.

08 Feb 2019 4:31 PM

Blow to Mamata Banerjee, moral victory for CBI: BJP on SC order in chit fund case

The Kolkata police commissioner will appear before the CBI in Shillong as the environment is not conducive in West Bengal, Prasad said.

05 Feb 2019 1:02 PM