Kolkata puppy killings case: Maneka demands ‘strict action’ against 2 accused students

The developments come after the carcasses of 15 puppies were found dumped on the premises of NRS Hospital in Kolkata’s Sealdah on Sunday, leading to outrage.

CID arrests former IPS officer Bharati Ghosh’s aide in Delhi

“He has been arrested in Delhi today (Saturday) in connection with the Daspur case,” said Ashok Kumar Prasad, IG-II (CID). In July, Mondal evaded arrest in Mumbai where a team of officials were sent to catch him.

Bengal CID arrests absconding retired cop Bharati Ghosh’s bodyguard from Delhi

Sujit Mondal had arrived at a Mumbai police station accompanied by another person to lodge a complaint against Chandan Majhi, complainant of the Daspur case.

West Bengal: Three ‘gunned down’ in TMC MLA’s vehicle

The incident occurred shortly after Biswanath Das, the MLA, disembarked from the vehicle at a party office nearby.

Bengal: Three killed in attack on TMC MLA’s car

The MLA was saved because he was not in the vehicle when it was attacked.

Passenger detained at Kolkata airport for ‘suspicious behaivour’, allegedly threatened to hijack plane

As per sources, the passenger was also heard saying he will hijack and blow up the plane.

KMC sets up medical camp at Basanti Colony after two die of Scrub Typhus

Local MLA and Consumer Affairs Minister Sadhan Pandey visited the area along with special teams of KMC and the health department on Saturday.

If he joins another party, it will be the end of all he has: Sovan Chatterjee’s estranged wife

After announcing his resignation, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had said that Sovan had wanted to step down from his posts on four previous occasions.

Kolkata: 112-year-old Alipore Correctional Home to wind down; gym, vocational training at new facility

Sources said around 700 inmates, 200 convicts and 500 undertrials will be shifted in the first phase. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to inaugurate the Tangtala-based correctional home, with modern facilities, from Nabanna via remote control.

Santragachi FOB stampede: ‘We couldn’t breathe’

Muhammad Anaz and his friend Anas K Ismail had by then given up looking at their watches. They had been on the train for the last two days. They were exhausted. They were not prepared for what happened next.

Santragachi FOB stampede: Survivors claim few cops on duty

The stampede broke out when three trains arrived almost at the same time. Two persons were killed and 12 others were injured.

West Bengal: Two dead, 14 injured in stampede at Santragachi station foot over bridge

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee blamed negligence on part of Railways for the incident. The government has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh to each of the family of the deceased and Rs 1 lakh for the critically injured patient.

Chhota Bheem to Pather Panchali: Kolkata residents turn electric boxes into canvases

Joining the bandwagon is Deputy Commissioner of South East Division Kalyan Mukhopadhyay. Outside his office, the senior police officer has painted two such boxes. “It was a tough day at work one day,” said Mukhopadhyay.

As cyclone Titli looms, idol-makers, pandal decorators work overtime

The weather department has predicted 'heavy to very heavy showers' till Saturday.

Safety measures for durga puja rush: Bidhannagar police restricts movement on foot overbridges

As many as 2,000 personnel including officials of deputy commissioner and inspector ranks, along with civic volunteers and homeguards will be deployed under the Bidhannagar police jurisdiction to ensure safety of people during Durga Puja.

Student sexually abused by teacher in Kolkata school as parents clash with police

Parents of the child claimed that a teacher of the school had sexually abused the girl on September 26. On Tuesday, several parents protested outside the school premises, demanding immediate action against the accused.

At Sonagachi, all-women team behind Durga Puja, ‘It is our effort to find an identity for ourselves’

More than 3,000 sex workers have pitched in to set up a small pandal with a 6-ft-high idol at Abhinash Kabiraj Street, where everything from the dhak to the rituals will be performed by women.

Fire breaks out at Kolkata Medical College and Hospital, all patients moved to safety

The blaze has largely been contained and the authorities are trying to ascertain the cause behind the fire. Ten fire tenders are still at the spot.

Kolkata Nagerbazar blast kills 6-year-old boy, injures nine; TMC blames BJP for ‘planned attack’

Kolkata blast: The deceased has been identified as seven-year-old Bibhash Ghosh

West Bengal: Woman BJP worker brutally beaten up by ‘TMC worker’, approaches court

Five days after she was attacked, the victim on Monday moved a local court in Barasat to file a complaint. The victim Nilima Dey Sarkar (48) is now been taken to Neel Ratan Sarkar hospital for treatment.