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  • Vintage cars, motorbikes head out for the 21 Gun Salute International Vintage Car Rally in Delhi, Gurgaon on February 21-22 February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Vintage automobiles including first petrol-fuelled car 'Motorwagen' and rare period motorcycles from golden era of Lambretta to BSA, stole the hearts of people here as heritage enthusiasts took the carefully-preserved beauties out today for a spin. Over 220 rare cars and 7 period two-wheelers were paraded on the 52-km-long...
  • Toddler wounds father, pregnant mother with one shot from handgun February 2, 2015

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.: A three-year-old boy found a handgun in his mother's purse and fired just one shot that wounded both his parents at an Albuquerque motel on Saturday, police said. According to investigators, the toddler apparently reached for an iPod but found the loaded weapon. Police believe the shooting to...
  • Five-year-old boy fatally shoots his nine-month-old baby brother in US January 21, 2015

    New York: A five-year-old boy accidentally shot dead his nine-month-old baby brother in US' Missouri after he found a gun lying around the bed, media reported on Wednesday. A woman called the police to say her five-year-old son shot his baby brother with a paintball gun, CNN reported. "But it wasn't a...
  • After 'Gun Pe Done', director Abhik Bhanu now planning to make 'Ringtone Ki Love Story' January 14, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Abhik Bhanu seems to be fascinated with quirky titles for his Bollywood projects. After directing "Gun Pe Done", which is yet to see the light of day, he has announced that his next film is titled "Ringtone Ki Love Story", about an orphan. Talking about the movie, Bhanu told...
  • US: 2-year-old accidentally kills his mother in Walmart December 31, 2014

    Hayden: A 2-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his mother after he reached into her purse at a northern Idaho Walmart and her concealed gun fired, authorities said on Tuesday. Veronica J Rutledge, 29, was shopping with her son and three other children, Kootenai County sheriff's spokesman Stu Miller said. Rutledge...
  • Priyanka Chopra: Happy that I didn't have swimsuit round during Miss World 2000 December 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress and Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra says she was lucky not to have a swimsuit round during the competition as she finds it strange to walk in bikini on stage. The organisers of The Miss World contest, which has been an annual feature since 1951, have removed swimsuit round...
  • Austria arrests couple with machine gun in plane luggage December 21, 2014

    Vienna: An Austrian man and a Turkish woman were arrested on a plane about to take off from Vienna for Istanbul after a machine gun was found in their checked-in luggage, authorities said on Saturday. "The couple were already on board the aircraft by the time the machine gun and live...
  • No double-meaning comedy in 'Gun Pe Dance': Vijay Raaz December 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Vijay Raaz, who is known for his comic timing, will be next seen in 'Gun Pe Done' and the actor says there is no double-meaning comedy in the film and it is a clean family entertainer. "I said yes to this film the moment I read the script. There is...
  • US police shoot dead 12-year-old boy waving a replica gun in a playground November 24, 2014

    Washington: Police in the US city of Cleveland shot and killed a 12-year-old boy who was in a playground waving around what turned out to be a replica gun, officials and reports said on Sunday. Officers called to the scene on Saturday fired at the boy twice, hitting him at least...
  • India approves $2.6 billion mounted gun purchase, says official November 23, 2014

    New Delhi: India approved on Saturday the purchase of 814 mounted gun systems for the Army at a cost of Rs 157.5 billion ($2.55 billion), a defence ministry spokesman said. India, already the world's largest arms importer, is in the midst of a $100 billion defence upgrade. In October, the new...
  • Wear bullet proof vest due to threat perception: PDP's Mustafa Mir November 11, 2014

    People's Democratic Party MLA Javed Mustafa Mir defended his photograph where he's brandishing an AK-47. Mir said, "This photograph was taken in 2004. I wear a bullet proof vest for threat perception all the time. I carry a gun for self-defence." ...
  • J&K: NC leader Nasir Aslam Wani's son seen brandishing a gun November 3, 2014

    Srinagar: In a brazen display of power, National Conference leader Nasir Aslam Wani's son was seen brandishing a gun, a photo of which was put up on a social networking site. Wani came out in defence of his son and said, "I am not aware of this but will check what...
  • Arms seized after gun battle with Maoists in Odisha September 11, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: Police seized arms and ammunition from a forested area of Gajapati district after a brief gun battle with Maoists, an official said on Thursday. No casualties were reported from either side in the gunfight that took place Wednesday near Barimunda village, over 400 km from the state capital Bhubaneswar, superintendent...
  • J&K: Heavy firing between security forces and terrorists in Pulwama September 2, 2014

    Srinagar: In an early morning encounter on Tuesday, security forces engaged with terrorists in a gun battle in the Hanjan village of the Pulwama district. According to sources, one JeM commander is suspected to be involved in the gun battle. Security forces launched an operation in Hanjan village in Rajpora area...
  • Family sorry for child who accidentally killed gun instructor August 31, 2014

    New York: The grieving family of the Arizona gun instructor accidentally shot and killed by a girl learning to fire an Uzi submachine gun has expressed sympathy for the 9yearold. Charles Vacca, 39, was shot in the head on Monday as he showed the New Jersey girl how to fire...
  • Australia to fly guns and ammunition into Iraq August 31, 2014

    Canberra: Australian military aircraft will fly guns and ammunition into Iraq to help fight Islamic State militants, Australia's Prime Minister said on Sunday. "The United States government has requested that Australia help to transport stores of military equipment, including arms and munitions, as part of a multination effort," Prime Minister Tony...
  • STF arrests two arms smugglers with weapons August 11, 2014

    The Special Task Force (STF) has arrested two arms smugglers with weapons from a village in Bihar's Begusarai district, police said. Acting on a tip off, a STF team raided Sandalpur village on Sunday night and arrested the arms smugglers Pramod Singh and his son Ranvir Kumar and seized two regular...
  • Man kills himself while trying to pose for selfie with gun August 4, 2014

    Washington: In a freak accident, a 21yearold selfieobsessed man in Mexico died after he shot himself in the head while trying to click a picture with a gun. Oscar Otero Aguilar, a vet from Mexico City, was posing with a handgun for his Facebook page. However, his search for an impressive profile...
  • Armed criminals loot Rs 3.61 lakh at gun point June 29, 2014

    Armed criminals on Sunday looted Rs 3.61 lakh from an employee of a commercial establishment in Nawada district of Bihar. Police officers said the incident happened when Rajdeo Prasad, an employee of one Pramod Traders at Gola Road, was returning after collecting money from various retailers. "He was waylaid near Bagibardiha crossing...
  • Kidnapped banker in Meghalaya rescued after gunfight June 18, 2014

    Shillong: A kidnapped bank official in Meghalaya was rescued Wednesday after a gunfight with his abductors in the West Garo Hills district, police said. Arvind Kumar, manager at State Bank of India's Ampati branch, was kidnapped at gunpoint by three unidentified men from Garobadha area while he was going towards his...
  • Murder accused booked for photo on Facebook with illegal gun June 12, 2014

    A case has been registered against an accused in a murder case after he was found posing with an illegal firearm in a photograph posted on social networking website, Facebook. According to Circle Officer Sanjeev Vajpayee, the accused Sachin is in police custody for the murder of a Class X student...
  • Gun and suicide attack kills 23 near Pakistan Iran border June 9, 2014

    Quetta: At least 23 people including several Shiite pilgrims were killed in a gun and suicide attack on the restive PakistanIran border late on Sunday night, officials said. The attack came when a bus carrying Pakistani pilgrims returning from a visit to holy Muslim sites in Iran stopped at a...
  • Kunal Kemmu: 'Guddu Ki Gun' my funniest film June 2, 2014

    Kolkata: Bollywood actor Kunal Kemmu, who is currently filming 'Guddu Ki Gun' in the eastern metropolis, Monday said the venture is his 'funniest film' till date. "Guddu Ki Gun" will see the actor romance Bengali actress Payel Sarkar, who is making her Bollywood debut with it. "I think this is the funniest...
  • Police bust three minigun factories run by Maoists May 15, 2014

    Police on Thursday busted three illegal minigun units in Bihar's Munger district, stated to be run by the Maoists, and arrested a relative of a jailed Maoist. Acting on a tip off, the police raided Parmanandpur Gangsta forest area under Kharagpur police station jurisdiction and unearthed three illicit minigun factories being...
  • Man arrested for possessing guns created by 3D printer May 8, 2014

    Yokohama: For the first time, Japan police on Thursday arrested a 27yearold man in Yokohama on suspicion of illegally possessing two guns created by a 3D printer. The suspect, Yoshitomo Imura, an employee at a college, kept the plastic guns at his home in Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, in midApril, the police...
  • Minigun factory busted after police raids Adityapur Industrial Estate May 1, 2014

    A minigun factory was on Thursday busted in the Adityapur Industrial Estate under Adityapur police station in SeraikelaKharswan district in Jamshedpur, DIG (Kolkhan) Md Nehal said. The raiding police team recovered 102 pieces almost finished firearms and firearm making equipment from Vijaya Laxmi Enterprises located in the VII phase of the...
  • 4yearold boy shoots 19monthold brother dead in US May 1, 2014

    Houston: A fouryearold boy in the United States has accidentally shot and killed his 19monthold brother with a handgun, the fifth such tragic incident in the country within a month involving children. The two brothers had been playing together in their parents' home in Wichita, Kansas, with their 3yearold halfsister when...
  • Three teenagers gunned down by suspected Maoist guerrillas April 19, 2014

    Suspected Maoist guerrillas shot dead three teenagers on the outskirts of Ranchi, police said Saturday. According to police, the guerrillas killed the three aged between 15 and 17 at Masu village, situated on outskirts of Ranchi, Friday night. Police was informed Saturday morning. When police personnel reached the village Saturday, they faced...
  • LS aspirants possess guns, horses and artworks April 9, 2014

    At least 100 Lok Sabha aspirants possess pistols, rifles and other firearms as their 'assets', alongside many others in poll arena with 'valuable' items like artwork, health clinic, treadmill, orchard and books. There are thousands of candidates in fray for a total of 543 Lok Sabha seats and their declared assets...
  • US Fort Hood shooting: Details about the gunman April 3, 2014

    Officials at Fort Hood have released few details about the gunman who killed three people before taking his own life in a shooting on Wednesday at the sprawling Army base. Here's what we know about the gunman. - His name is Ivan Lopez. He is married, has other family members and...