CANNING

  • AP: Woman police officer faces public caning charges December 2, 2013

    Hyderabad: Anantapur Deputy SP E Supraja along with a few constables have been accused of high handedness after the team was caught caning four accused at a market square in Guntakal in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday. The police team as part of 'counseling' hit the accused amidst gathering to teach...
  • Bomb in auto-rickshaw passenger's bag explodes, one dead September 14, 2013

    Canning: A passenger of an auto-rickshaw was killed and its driver injured when a bomb kept in a bag held by the passenger exploded in South 24 Parganas district Saturday, the police said. Three passengers alighted the auto-rickshaw from Suryapur under Baruipur police station. After hitting a bumper on the road...
  • WB: Angry passengers block railway tracks at Sonarpur, demand more local trains September 6, 2013

    Angry passengers on Friday blocked the railway tracks at Sonarpur station of Eastern Railway demanding more local trains to Sealdah station in Kolkata. The police said hundreds of passengers sat on the rails after local trains reached at a very long gap causing overcrowding and many people failed to entrain or...
  • West Bengal: 46 arrested for violence in village in Canning February 23, 2013

    Canning: Residents of a village in Canning in South 24 Parganas that was virtually destroyed by senseless violence, are picking up their lives the best they can, after a mob attacked it. Forty five-year-old Padma Adhikary lost everything she owned and she still doesn't know who is responsible and why. "They...