west bengal crime

Bengal man kills brother

A tussle over who would host dinner for their only sister led to a farmer hacking his younger brother to death in West Bengal's Birbhum district, police said on Monday.

Dec 08, 2014, 15:54 PM IST

Main accused in hotelier`s death arrested in WB

The main accused behind the death of a hotel owner here was arrested on Sunday from Howrah station, police said.

Jun 29, 2014, 13:52 PM IST

Missing boy`s body found in WB

The body of a class-VII
student missing for five days in Naihati in North 24-Parganas district have been found from a godown at their home, the police said on Friday.

Feb 28, 2014, 23:07 PM IST

Woman set on fire, killed by husband, in-laws in West Bengal

A housewife was allegedly set on fire by her husband and in-laws and killed in her marital home at Khardah in the northern fringes of Kolkata, police said on Saturday.

Feb 08, 2014, 12:39 PM IST

Four die in Bengal, gang rivalry suspected

The charred bodies of four men were found Sunday in West Bengal`s Jalpaiguri district, with police suspecting the deaths to be a fallout of a war between gangs of cattle smugglers.

Feb 02, 2014, 14:22 PM IST

Cong complains to PM about `worsening` law and order in WB

A state-level Congress delegation met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today and complained to him about the alleged "worsening" law and order situation and increase in atrocities against women in West Bengal.

Feb 02, 2014, 14:13 PM IST

Man commits suicide after killing wife in WB

A tribal man in Nadia district allegedly committed suicide after killing his wife over her extramarital affair, police sources said on Sunday.

Dec 30, 2013, 00:17 AM IST

Murder accused found hanging day after crime in WB

The body of a murder accused was found hanging a day after he allegedly stabbed to death a friend and knifed his four family members at Kalna in Burdwan district on Sunday.

Dec 22, 2013, 16:39 PM IST