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Watch: Bundles of cash rain down from building during raid at Kolkata firm

It cannot be definitely said that there was a relation between the search operations and the shower of currency notes on the street.

21 Nov 2019 9:21 AM

Kolkata, Bengaluru to be included in World Bank's doing business report

The report ranks 190 nations based on ten parameters, which includes ease of starting a business, construction permits among others.

23 Oct 2019 5:22 PM

CBI asks Supreme Court to cancel arrest shield granted to ex-Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar

The CBI petition will come up for a hearing only after the court resumes sittings from October 14.

04 Oct 2019 9:07 PM

Amit Shah to address seminar on NRC today in Kolkata

Shah will also inaugurate a community Durga Puja besides addressing the seminar, party sources said on Monday.

01 Oct 2019 11:08 AM

TV actress harassed by petrol pump employees in Kolkata

The actress and her parents had gone to the petrol pump in Kasba area this morning to refuel their vehicle.

26 Aug 2019 11:30 AM


Woman gangraped for demanding refund of cut-money in Bengal, TMC leaders under scanner

The incident took place in Maynaguri, some 16 km from district headquarters Jalpaiguri in last week.

22 Aug 2019 3:41 PM

Biryani baron’s elder son arrested in Jaguar-Mercedes crash in Kolkata

Joint commissioner of police (crime) Murlidhar Sharma said Raghib Parvez, 24, escaped to Dubai after the accident and returned on Wednesday.

22 Aug 2019 3:19 PM

Kolkata: Probe ordered into disappearance of eyes from body at morgue

The issue had created a commotion at the hospital premises as Sushanta demanded an explanation from the authorities.

21 Aug 2019 9:16 AM

2 Bangladeshi bystanders die as speeding Jaguar crashes into Mercedes in Kolkata

The incident took place at 1.50 am on Saturday at the crossing between SP Sarani area and Loudon Street.

17 Aug 2019 7:29 PM

'Nothing to do with food or religion’: Zomato founder on riders' strike

Zomato just emerged out of a recent controversy involving a man who had got his food delivered by a Muslim rider.

13 Aug 2019 1:43 PM


Kolkata couple gagged to death; another killed, stuffed in bags

Stench was emanating from the blood-stained suitcases in which a man and wife were stuffed, police said.

31 Jul 2019 9:01 AM

IndiGo enters Vietnam, connects Hanoi with Kolkata

IndiGo Chief Commercial Officer said, ‘It is truly very special moment for us at IndiGo as it is first route connecting Kolkata to Hanoi.’

30 Jul 2019 7:16 PM

Kolkata Police send notice to Mukul Roy for questioning

The case, known as Burrabazar case, reportedly pertains to alleged cash transaction of a sum of Rs 80 lakh.

29 Jul 2019 3:36 PM

WB: DRI arrests one person for smuggling, recovers cigarettes worth Rs 1.05 cr

The arrested was smuggling the cigarettes from Myanmar and Guwahati to Kolkata.

22 Jul 2019 8:31 PM

Eminent author Sankar takes over as new Sheriff of Kolkata

Sankar’s first book around Law Court began shortly after Barwell’s demise in 1953 following a heart attack in Madras while arguing a case.

04 Jul 2019 5:11 PM


Class 10 girl in Kolkata tries to slit wrist inside school washroom

Vice Principal Sudeshna Banerjee said that the girl when questioned told she is undergoing psychiatric treatment and was under medication.

26 Jun 2019 8:16 PM

Priority is to ensure law and order, action will be taken when required: WB police

Local authorities in Bhatpara and Jagatdal imposed Section 144 after one man died and four others were injured in clashes.

22 Jun 2019 2:40 PM

After model, another Kolkata woman travelling in cab chased, accused arrested

‘The woman told us that a car blocked her way on Burdwan road, and was chasing her cab,’ Assistant Sub-inspector Biplab Das said.

21 Jun 2019 2:11 PM

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

Bengal doctors strike enters day 2, govt hospitals on shutdown

Emergency departments in government hospitals would be running but services likely to be affected because of poor attendance of doctors.

12 Jun 2019 1:20 PM