Arms And Ammunitions

  • Naxal killed in face off with police, weapons seized 12-05-2014 06:29 PM

    A Naxal was killed and a cache of arms, ammunition and electronic gadgets recovered in two separate gun-battles between security personnel and Naxals in the insurgency-hit Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh. The Naxal cadre was gunned down by the joint squad of the state's DRG (district reserve group) force and STF...
  • Arms supplier arrested in naxal-hit Munger district 03-05-2014 03:20 PM

    An arms supplier was arrested on Saturday with arms and ammunition at Jahaj ghat in naxal-hit Munger district of Bihar, a police officer said. The arms smuggler, identified as Raju Chaudhury, was waiting on Jahaj ghat to catch a ship on way to Khagaria district when the police nabbed him...
  • Arms and ammunition recovered from trains in Bihar 02-05-2014 01:04 PM

    Several arms and ammunition were recovered from two trains at Bathnaha Railway Station in Araria district of Bihar on Friday. Acting on information that some smugglers were carrying weapons, SSB jawans raided two passenger trains running between Jogbani along Nepal border and Kathihar and recovered the arms, Commandant of SSB...
  • Wanted criminal shot dead, arms and ammunition seized 17-04-2014 01:16 PM

    A wanted criminal was shot dead by the police in Sankosai under Mango police station in Jamshedpur Wednesdaynight. Acting on a tip-off, the police in mufti led by Superintendent of Police (city) Karthik S surrounded the rented house of the criminal Maya Bhagat alias Lulha, Senior Superintendent of Police, A...
  • Arms and ammunition seized in Bihar's Munger district 05-04-2014 02:42 PM

    Police on Saturday recovered arms and ammunition that they suspected were planned for use during the upcoming Lok Sabha elections from Bihar's Munger district. "Three revolvers, two pistols, four magazines and Rs 10,000 in cash were seized from an arms supplier Pradeep Singh alias Guddu," SP Varun Kumar Sinha said....
  • 'War-like store' of arms seized near LoC in Kashmir 13-05-2013 05:48 AM

    Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir state police and army troops in a joint operation unearthed a large cache of arms and ammunition from a location close to the Line of Control (LoC) with Pakistan in Poonch district on Saturday evening. A defence spokesman in Jammu said the cache was a...
  • India named world's largest arms importer 13-03-2011 08:20 PM

    New Delhi: In its race to join the club of international powers, India has reached another milestone - it's now the world's largest weapons importer. A Swedish think tank that monitors global arms sales has said that India's weapons imports had overtaken China's, as the South Asian nation pushes ahead...
  • India to sign defence deals worth $ 42 billion 27-02-2011 09:25 AM

    New Delhi: India is in the process of signing defence deals worth nearly $42 billion, including a $10.4-billion deal for 126 multi-role combat aircraft, making it one of the most attractive markets for both global and domestic arms industry, an industry study has concluded. The joint study by industry body...
  • US asks India to buy American arms 29-09-2010 11:12 AM

    Washington: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has urged India to "buy American" as it upgrades its defence capabilities as the United States has the finest military hardware in the world. That was the message she gave to Indian Defence Minister A K Antony during a 30-minute meeting Tuesday when...