firearms

Police probing complaint about weapon-training camp at school in Maharashtra

An NGO had complained that a right-wing organization imparted firearm training to students at a camp held at a school in Mira Road area last week.

published on : 2nd June 2019

Arms trafficking on the rise in Odisha

Most of the firearms seized from South Odisha were smuggled from Bihar and Jharkhand

published on : 15th May 2019

Russian agent Maria Butina sentenced to 18 months for Moscow's interference in US politics

Though Butina didn't have any ties to any Russian intelligence agency, officials felt that she was a threat to US.

published on : 27th April 2019

In two years, 359 firearms seizures reported from Kerala

As if gold and drugs smuggling were not enough, the state is also seeing various cases of illegal firearms trafficking, especially guns, brought from northern states.

published on : 22nd December 2018

76 per cent licensed gun owners deposit arms in poll-bound Mizoram

The deputy commissioners of all districts had issued orders asking all registered gun owners to deposit their firearms before the Assembly elections as per a directive issued by the EC.

published on : 13th November 2018

CM Mamata Banerjee blames coal mafia for Bengal Ram Navami communal stir

Firearms amassed in Raniganj, Asansol by coal mafia even before Ram Navami and were supplied to both sides.

published on : 31st March 2018

Journalist Ravi Belagere arrest: Firearms seized from contract killers sent for forensic test

The weapons have been sent for the test to ascertain the possible involvement of the duo in the killing of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh, who was shot dead at her house on September 5.

published on : 9th December 2017