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Man, daughter held with ivory worth Rs 1 crore from Kerala

During interrogation, the accused allegedly revealed that more tusks and statues made of ivory were stored at Rajdanga Main Road, and were to be exported to Nepal via Siliguri.

Kolkata: One dead, two injured in blast at illegal firecracker factory

The factory had a lot of explosive material stocked inside. There were drums full of crackers and crude bombs, sources claimed. A forensic team has collected samples to identify the nature of the explosion.


The Winners scripts a success story in Kolkata Police

The Winners, an all-women patrolling team by the Kolkata Police, was launched in July 2018, with an aim to check crimes against women and make public places safer for them.

‘Pre-emptive raids in Kolkata’: Seven police personnel attacked in Topsia

During the special drive, 4,076 vehicles were searched. For riding a two-wheeler without helmets, triple riding and flouting driving regulations, 711 bike riders were prosecuted as per provisions of the Motor Vehicles Act. Furthermore, 226 vehicle drivers were prosecuted as per the rules and guidelines for driving under influence of alcohol.

West Bengal: Two more suspected JMB members arrested

Police said the two were allegedly planning to make acid bombs and use them to free Kauser, who is currently in STF custody, while he was being taken to court from jail.

Kashmiris safe in the city: New Kolkata police chief Anuj Sharma

Sharma's comments came in the backdrop of a Kashmiri doctor saying he was considering to leave the city after his daughters complained of ostracism in school and neighbourhood, in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attack.


Anuj Sharma to replace Rajeev Kumar as Kolkata Police Commissioner

Outgoing city police chief Rajeev Kumar, who has been in the centre of a controversy over the CBI questioning him in chit fund scam case, has been posted as ADG & IGP of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID).

Kolkata: Cops injured in scuffle with local residents over loudspeaker use in Patharghata

When Majumdar reached the spot, he saw loud music being played at a kirtan (religious programme) event at a temple near Patharghata High School. There is a ban on use of loudspeakers at that time of night, especially with exams going on, said police.

Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar faces CBI questioning for fourth day in a row

The Kolkata Police commissioner had already spent over 24 hours in the past three days inside the highly secured CBI office, facing questions relating to Saradha and Rose Valley chit fund scam cases.

Shadow boxing in Kolkata

In the recent showdown, both CBI and West Bengal police acted as pawns of their political masters.