3 DIB personnel injured as gang hurls bomb inside park

The three injured personnel were taken to hospital with blood oozing out and were now stable, the officer said, adding the bikers escaped in the ensuing confusion.

Woman pushed off running train by GRP constable in WB

A woman passenger was pushed off a running train by a GRP constable following an altercation with her husband.

CID files chargesheet against five in West Bengal nun rape case

Police Monday submitted the chargesheet for the robbery at a convent school here and rape of a septuagenarian nun in March, which had created an outrage.

Trinamool Congress students wing leader arrested for threatening to blow up police station

A block president of ruling Trinamool Congress's students wing has been arrested and suspended from the outfit after he allegedly threatened to set ablaze a police vehicle and hurl bombs at a police station.

Two persons lynched, supporters of rival parties clash in WB

Two youths were lynched and another was injured by a mob here which suspected them of being cow lifters, police said today.

Bengal police finds Jharkhand policemen in brothel during raid

West Bengal police have found three policemen of Jharkhand in a red light area of Asansol during a raid and took them into custody.

Burdwan blast mastermind Sajid arrested

The West Bengal police on Saturday arrested the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) commander Sajid, the mastermind of Burdwan blast.

Suspected militant killed in blast, 2 others injured

A suspected militant was killed and two others were injured in an explosion at a house in this headquarter town of Burdwan district Thursday.

Congress seeks probe into Jadavpur University police assault

Leaders of the West Bengal unit of the Congress Friday met Governor K.N. Tripathi and demanded a judicial probe into what they called a "barbaric assault" on students of Jadavpur University by police.

West Bengal Police wants women to 'dress decently, not go out at night, avoid crowded buses'

West Bengal Police wants women to 'dress decently, not go out at night, avoid crowded buses'

A West Bengal Police advisory to women to dress decently, avoid going out at night and behave well among other things has led to outrage.

Distinction between men, women `silly`, says Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan, who was seen dancing with a women police officer in Kolkata, Monday said it was not about the uniform but about a lady in a uniform and such distinction between men and women was "silly".

500 detonators, 600 gelatin sticks seized from Purulia

Police Wednesday seized 500 detonators and 600 gelatin sticks from a car in Purulia district and arrested two persons.

KLO leader released due to police mistake, surrenders

A KLO leader, who had been arrested from Bengaluru and lodged in a correctional home here, was released instead of another inmate following an error by the police and later surrendered.

Netai massacre accused arrested in Jhagram

An accused in the Netai massacre case in which CPI(M) supporters allegedly killed nine persons in West Midnapore district in 2011 has been arrested in Hooghly district, the police said Friday.

Harassed by molesters, woman attempts suicide in Bengal

Continuously threatened and harassed for lodging a police complaint against her molesters, a 20-year-old woman is battling for life after attempting suicide in West Bengal`s North 24 Parganas district, police said Friday

Three women found murdered in WB

Three women of a family were found murdered in their flat in Beharampore town in Murshidabad district, police said Tuesday.

Two siblings held with fake currency in WB

A man and a woman have been arrested here for allegedly possessing fake currency with face value of Rs 2 lakh, police said Thursday.

Three killed in road mishap in West Bengal

At least three persons were killed in a road accident in West Bengal`s Burdwan district.

Indian-origin woman accuses WB police of deporting her to US

A high school teacher of Indian origin living in the US has accused West Bengal police of deporting her from India under "duress and threat".

Sealdah fire toll rises to 20, FIR against four

The toll in the Wednesday`s Sealdah market complex fire here rose to 20 with one of the victim succumbing to his injuries Friday even as police registered a case against four persons.