Bengal Crime

West Bengal tops in domestic violence by husband, in-laws: NCRB data

It is clear that women are standing up for their rights and that they are aware of being violated, hence reporting of 498A has definitely increased, said mental health activist Ratnaboli Ray.

published on : 30th August 2022

Bengal man kills six-year-old son by drowning him in pond

The son went missing in the morning, following which his family members started looking for him. Later, they found his body near a pond.

published on : 28th May 2022

Five arrested in Bengal for duping job-seekers by posing as Army officers

At least five people hailing from Uttar Pradesh have been arrested in Kolkata for allegedly duping job-seekers by posing as Army officers.

published on : 3rd May 2022

College student in West Bengal's Murshidabad hacked to death

A 21-year-old woman was hacked to death by a man in West Bengal's Murshidabad district allegedly over a jilted relationship.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Three of family found murdered in West Bengal's Nadia

A 28-year-old woman and her parents were found dead with their throats slit in West Bengal's Nadia district on Tuesday, police said.

published on : 3rd May 2022

West Bengal: Cops arrest 4 in the alleged gangrape of minor girl in Birbhum

The incident took at a time when the state witnessed several incidents of alleged gangrape, including an incident in which the victim was allegedly murdered in Nadia’s Hanskhali.

published on : 1st May 2022

Amid Hanskhali furore, tribal girl gang-raped in West Bengal's Santiniketan

The incident occurred hours after TMC MP Saugata Roy expressed concern over crimes against women in the state ruled by a woman Chief Minister

published on : 15th April 2022

Man held in Bengal after pictures of his horse travelling in crowded train goes viral

After the pictures of the horse standing among passengers in a vendor compartment of an EMU local train became viral, RPF authorities located its owner at his Netra home and arrested him.

published on : 9th April 2022