KNIVES

  • No laughing matter: Clown terror spreads in France October 26, 2014

    Paris: A wave of panic sparked by evil clowns stalking French towns has spread to the south of France where police on Saturday night arrested 14 teenagers dressed as the pranksters, carrying pistols, knives and baseball bats. A police source said the group of teens were arrested in the parking lot...
  • Two persons with knives arrested at Narendra Modi's rally venue January 23, 2014

    Two persons with knives were on Thursday arrested from near a ground where BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a rally, police said in Gorakhpur. Munnilal (50) and Tilakdhaari (48) were nabbed with knives from near the venue of Modi's rally in Manbela area, Assistant Superintendent of Police Paresh...
  • US shelves plan to allow knives inside planes June 6, 2013

    Washington: Bowing to pressure from lawmakers and aviation industry, a federal agency responsible for the security of airports in United States has announced to shelve its plan to allow small knives inside a plane. "After extensive engagement with the Aviation Security Advisory Committee, law enforcement officials, passenger advocates, and other...
  • US to allow small knives on flights from April 25 March 6, 2013

    Washington: Airline passengers in the US will be allowed to carry small pocket knives and an array of sports equipment, banned in aircraft cabins after the 9/11 terror attacks, from April 25, authorities have announced. While razor blades and box cutters will still not permitted, passengers will be able to...
  • Knives out in Noida | Why delay CBI? January 9, 2007

    New Delhi: The organ trade theory behind the Nithari serial killings has got bolstered after the police revealed on Monday that the knives recovered from Moninder Singh Pandher's house in Sector 31, Noida, were all surgical implements. A senior police office investigating the case also told journalists on Monday that...
  • Seized at airports, sold in Hampshire September 26, 2006

    Boston: In the latest terror impact, thousands of knives, razors and banned implements are confiscated at airports across the world. So where do they go? In Concord, New Hampshire, across a two lane road, next to a corn field, inside a small warehouse, airport contraband is up for sale. John...