Pistol

  • Heena Sidhu happy but doesn't want to stop 11-04-2014 07:40 PM

    By virtue of consistent performances, shooter Heena Sidhu has become world No.1 in the 10 metres air pistol event. ...
  • Inter state carjacker gang busted, four arrested 10-04-2014 02:20 PM

    With the arrest of four persons in Kota, an inter-state gang of carjackers has been busted, police said on Thursday. "Four 4-wheeler vehicles and a country-made pistol has been recovered from them on Wednesday",ASP Rajan Dushyant said, adding that the gang has been involved in over 20 such cases in...
  • 5 PLFI ultras arrested, large cache of arms seized 11-03-2014 08:29 AM

    Five ultras of the People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) including a sub-zonal commander of Eastern region were arrested from various places of Khunti and Ranchi districts, the police said on Monday. While two ultras were arrested from Khunti district on Monday night, three more were taken into custody from...
  • No criminal history found of six accused in arms recovery case 08-03-2014 11:49 AM

    No criminal history has been found of the six accused who were arrested after 11 pistols were seized from them on their return from Pakistan by Samjhauta Express, police said on Saturday. The accused identified as Anis (45), his wife Shehnaz (40), Mulla Nasir (55), Rahis (40), his wife Rabia...
  • 6 persons returning from Pakistan to Muzaffarnagar arrested; 11 pistols seized 07-03-2014 08:44 AM

    Six persons including two women were arrested and eleven pistols seized from their possession on their return from Pakistan on the Samjhauta Express at the Attari Railway station in Attari on Thursday. During customs checking at the Attari station, eleven pistols were found concealed in the meat cutter machine along...
  • 1,950 illegal pistols seized, three arrested 02-03-2014 07:03 PM

    In a major drive against illegal weapons, police seized 1,950 pistols from Bihar's Munger district and West Bengal's Howrah district, a police officer said in Munger on Sunday. While 450 pistols were seized from Kasim Bazar in Munger district, 1,500 ones were recovered from Dasnagar on the outskirts of Howrah,...
  • 20 automatic pistols seized from a motorcycle 09-02-2014 05:12 PM

    In a crackdown, 20 automaticpistols have been recovered from a motorcycle in Bihar's Munger district, a police officer said. Acting on a tip off, the police intercepted a bike in Bardah-Mushari village last night and seized 20 indigenously made automatic pistols as the biker managed to escape, Mufassil police station's...
  • Delhi: Police arrests two in gun smuggling racket, 16 pistols recovered 13-01-2014 06:27 PM

    Two members of an inter-state gun smuggling racket have been arrested in New Delhi and 16 sophisticated pistols recovered from them, Delhi Police said on Monday. Dinesh Dabur, 25, and Sunil, 27, both residents of Khargone in Madhya Pradesh, were arrested on Sunday from Sarai Kale Khan area in south...
  • Five persons allegedly murder Samajwadi Party worker, arrested 11-01-2014 09:32 AM

    Five persons were arrested in Kanpur on Friday for allegedly murdering a Samajwadi Party worker, police said. "The accused have been identified as Amit Sonkar, Kuldeep Sonkar, Bhim Sonkar, Manjeet Sonkar and Ankur Sonkar," Senior Superintendent of Police Yashsavi Yadav said. Three pistols and six cartridges have been seized from...
  • Police arrest two dacoits 04-01-2014 10:21 PM

    Two bandits, wanted in many cases in the region, were arrested near Toll Plaza falling under Farah police station in Mathura on Saturday. Nazim alias Kallu, a declared bandit carrying a reward of Rs 5,000 on his head, and Akil, wanted in several heinous crimes in Aligarh, were arrested and...
  • Four alleged robbers arrested 03-01-2014 07:53 PM

    Four alleged robbers were arrested while they were planning to execute a heist in the Modi Nagar area here, police said on Friday. Two country-made pistols, two knives and a tempo were seized from their possession after the arrest on Thursday night, they said, adding that the accused used to...
  • Police arrest suspected Maoist 03-01-2014 06:08 PM

    A self-styled Maoist area commander was arrested on Friday in Aurangabad district. The Maoist, Sanjay Ram, was arrested during a police raid at Khaira village adjacent to a thermal power site of NTPC subsidiary, Bhartiya Rail Bijlee Company Ltd, Superintendent of Police Upendra Kumar Sharma said. A country-made pistol and...
  • J&K: Major arms haul in Kupwara 28-12-2013 10:31 PM

    A huge quantity of arms and ammunition, including 20 AK 47 rifles and 20 pistols, were recovered by the Army near the Line of Control in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. The recoveries were made during a search operation in Farkian Gali area in frontier district of...
  • Suspected Maoist arrested; country-made pistol, ammunition seized 09-12-2013 10:06 AM

    A suspected Maoist was arrested on Sunday with ammunition in Bihar's Vaishali district, police said. Acting on a tip off, the police nabbed Radhe Singh from Ghazipur Chowk and seized a country-made pistol and four ammunition, besides Naxal literature from his possession, they said. A native of Saradhanesh village under...
  • Jilted lover shoots at 12-year-old girl inside classroom for rejecting love proposal, kills self 04-09-2013 09:57 AM

    A spurned lover on Tuesday barged into a school at Amethi in Uttar Pradesh and shot at a 15-year-old girl before pulling the trigger on himself, police said. While the 19-year-old assailant died on the spot, the critically wounded teenaged girl was rushed to the trauma centre in Lucknow, where...
  • Woman along with 3 contract killers arrested for brother's murder 18-08-2013 03:54 AM

    A woman, along with three persons, was arrested on Saturday for allegedly killing her younger brother in Muradnagar area of Ghaziabad district. 45-year-old Manoj Choudhary, a property dealer, was shot dead by three persons in Jalalabad area of the district on August 11. According to police, Choudhary's elder sister Shakuntla...
  • Wanted Maoist arrested from Aurangabad, arms seized 12-08-2013 01:05 PM

    A wanted Maoist was arrested from a village in Bihar's Naxal-hit Aurangabad district, a police officer said on Monday. Acting on a tip off, the police raided a hideout in Sonbarsa village and arrested the Maoist, identified as Binda Singh on Sunday evening, Director General of Police Abhayanand said. A...
  • Arms smuggler arrested with weapons, 5 pistols seized 07-08-2013 03:05 PM

    An arms smuggler was on Wednesday held with weapons from a locality under Kotwali police station area in Bihar's Munger district, police sources said. Acting on a tip off, the police nabbed the arms smuggler, identified as Sonu, and seized five pistols and ten magazines from his possession, the sources...
  • Muzaffarpur boy attacked JNU girl for ignoring him: Police 01-08-2013 02:00 PM

    Preliminary investigation in the attack on a JNU student on Wednesday has revealed that the perpetrator Akash was upset with Roshni's 'indifferent behaviour' towards him for the past few weeks because of which he decided to kill her. After the incident, police had recovered a four-page suicide note from 23-year-old...
  • Delhi Police arrests two men with 99 pistols 17-07-2013 11:01 AM

    New Delhi: The Special Cell of Delhi Police has arrested two people with 99 pistols in Delhi. All the 99 pistols are of .32 bore, which is a restricted bore. The pistols were made in Bihar's Munger and the two arrested persons are also from the same place. The arrest...
  • India's shooting coach denied US visa for ISSF World Cup 06-05-2013 03:48 PM

    New Delhi: India's pistol shooters competing in the ISSF World Cup in Fort Benning, USA, will be without the services of coach Sayed Wajid Ali as he has been denied visa to travel for the May 4-13 tournament. The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) said the US embassy is...
  • Rahi Sarnobat wins World Cup gold in 25m pistol event 05-04-2013 11:50 AM

    Rahi Sarnobat bagged India's first gold in ISSF World Cup in Korea, beating Kyeongae Kim 8-6 in 25m pistol final. Rahi is the first pistol shooter from India to win a World Cup Gold. Rahi qualified for the final in fourth place with a qualifying score of 584/600. With the...
  • Rs 55K for license to kill in Delhi 07-06-2007 08:26 AM

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  • Kerala CPI-M leader lands in gun mess 02-03-2007 11:03 AM

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  • Man held with pistol in Sonia rally 18-02-2007 01:28 PM

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