Two arms dealers arrested in Kolkata

Kolkata, Jan 11 : Two arms dealers were arrested here while trying to sell off arms and and ammunition to some unidentified miscreants, police said on Thursday. M. Ilyas and Abdul Ali were caught on Wednesday night, police added. The unknown miscreants fled the spot, sensing trouble. A 7mm pistol loaded with 5 cartridges was recovered […]

Mamata remembers martyrs of 1965 war

Kolkata, Jan 10 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday remembered the soldiers killed in the 1965 India-Pakistan war — on the 52nd anniversary of the Tashkent Declaration that formally brought an end to the conflict. “On this day in 1966, the Tashkent Declaration brought to an end the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965. Remembering […]

Over 15 kg gold seized, four arrested

Kolkata, Jan 8 : The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has seized about 15.7 kg gold of foreign origin valued at Rs 4.98 crore and arrested four persons, an official said here on Monday. “We intercepted three persons — Ramesh Kumar Verma, Ashutosh Gupta and Anurag Kumar Pathak of Varanasi — in Vibhuti Express at […]