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Militant hideout busted in Kashmir, arms cache recovered


August 27th, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 27 (IANS) A huge cache of arms, ammunition and explosives has been recovered from a militant hideout in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir.In an operation launched Sunday ... Read more...

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Maoist camp destroyed in Odisha


August 8th, 2012 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 7 (IANS) A Maoist camp was destroyed Tuesday and several arms and weapons were seized in a forested area of Odisha, police said.Based on a tip off provided ... Read more...

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Arms, ammunition seized in Assam district


April 6th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 6 (IANS) Police Friday seized a hand made gun and 14 rounds of live ammunition from a residence in the Gohpur area of Assam's Sonitpur district.The gun and ... Read more...

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Kishenji’s laptop recovered in search


March 20th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) A laptop believed to be that of slain Maoist leader Kishenji as well as a quantity of arms, ammunition, explosives and Maoist literature and documents were ... Read more...

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Seven Maoists arrested, landmine recovered


March 3rd, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 3 (IANS) Seven Maoist guerrillas were arrested and a landmine recovered in three separate incidents in Jharkhand Saturday, police said.Five rebels, including a woman, were arrested from a ... Read more...

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Army officer cremated with full military honours


August 22nd, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Gurudaspur (Punjab), Aug 22 (IANS) Lieutenant Navdeep Singh, killed in a gun battle with militants in Jammu and Kashmir, was cremated with full military honours here Monday."The last rites were ... Read more...

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Arms, ammunition recovered in Kashmir


May 31st, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 31 (IANS) A huge cache of arms and ammunition dumped by separatist guerrillas has been recovered by security forces in north Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said Tuesday."Six AK-47 ... Read more...

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Nine Tripura terrorists flee Bangladesh, surrender


May 17th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, May 17 (IANS) Nine guerrillas of a separatist outfit have fled their camps in Bangladesh and surrendered before Indian security forces in Tripura, police here said Tuesday."The NLFT (National ... Read more...

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UK’s ‘dirty secret’ of selling arms to Libya months before war revealed


April 5th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 5 (ANI): Britain sold weapons to Libya and other dictatorships in North Africa and the Middle East just four months before Colonel Muammar Gaddafi ordered a crackdown on a pro-democracy ... Read more...

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Fighting engulfs Libya; EU, Russia impose sanctions (Second Lead)


March 10th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo/Tripoli, March 10 (IANS) Intense fighting between pro- and anti-government forces for control of many cities and towns flared across Libya Thursday, while a hospital in Ras Lanuf city had ... Read more...

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BSF seize arms, ammunition near Indo- Pak border


March 6th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Ferozepur (Punjab), Mar.6 (ANI): The Border Security Force (BSF) has seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition near the India- Pakistan border in Ferozepur, Punjab.Commander C .H. Sethura said suspicious movement ... Read more...

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Libyan forces using western arms to deal with anti- Gaddafi protestors: EU


February 28th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): Military hardware worth hundreds of millions of pounds, which were supplied to Libya by European and British arms firms, are now being used by the Gaddafi regime in ... Read more...

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Mizoram free of gun-running racket, says Chief minister


February 19th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 19 IANS) Chief Minster Lal Thanhawala Saturday claimed Mizoram is a peaceful state and free of gun-running and counterfeit currency rackets. ... Read more...

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2 Maoists held; arms, ammunition seized


February 18th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 18 (IANS) Two Maoist cadres were arrested and a huge cache of arms and ammunition recovered form their hideout in West Bengal's West Midnapore district, police said Friday.The rebels were ... Read more...

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Burdwan residents protest against police atrocities


February 6th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Burdwan, Feb 6 (ANI): Scores of locals staged a protest here on Saturday against the torching of an office of the regional Trinamool Congress (TMC) party, allegedly perpetrated by the security personnel.The ... Read more...

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Bangladesh summons Indian envoy to protest border killing


January 18th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 18 (IANS) Ahead of bilateral talks between their officials Tuesday, Bangladesh summoned the Indian high commissioner to lodge a formal protest against the Indian border force allegedly killing a girl ... Read more...

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India’s new defence production policy to end dependence on foreign arms suppliers


January 13th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): To become self reliant in the production of defence equipment, weapon systems and platforms, and to reduce its dependence on foreign arms manufacturers, India ... Read more...

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Security forces gun down a Maoist in West Midnapore encounter


January 4th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by ANI
West Midnapore, Jan 4 (ANI): Security forces gunned down a Maoist and injured another during an encounter at Kankardara village in Lalgarh region of West Bengal's West Midnapore District on Tuesday.West Midnapore ... Read more...

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Are Maoists losing ground in West Bengal?


December 30th, 2010 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
By Sabyasachi Roy Kolkata, Dec 30 (IANS) When Maoists derailed a train in West Bengal in May killing 148 people, the guerrillas appeared to be on the offensive. As 2010 draws to a ... Read more...

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‘Cheated’ Anti-Taliban lashkars in Pak threaten to end support to govt in war on terror


December 10th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Dec 10 (ANI): Anti-Taliban militias in Pakistan have threatened to withdraw their support to the government and police in the war on terror if their demands are not met within ... Read more...

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Top Maoist leaders arrested in West Bengal (Second Lead)


December 4th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 4 (IANS) In a major breakthrough, the city police's Special Task Force arrested five top Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) leaders Friday and Saturday, a police officer said.A huge cache ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu ordnance factory blast toll five


November 26th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 26 (IANS) The five people who were reported missing in the blast at defence ministry's cordite factory in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiri distrct Thursday, were confirmed dead Friday. One body was ... Read more...

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Blast in ordnance factory near Ooty


November 25th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 25 (IANS) At least five workers were missing after a blast Thursday evening in the defence ministry's cordite factory in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiri district, police said."The blast occurred around 3.30 ... Read more...

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Now, a multi-billion rupee police arms purchase scam surfaces in Pak province


November 20th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov 20 (ANI): The National Accountability Bureau of Pakistan has sought to investigate a multi-billion-rupee arms purchase deal in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa after an official inquiry discovered "serious irregularities" and a "huge ... Read more...

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Ex-Bangladesh minister denied bail in Chittagong arms haul


November 12th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 12 (IANS) A court in Chittagong has denied bail to a former minister being probed for links to the 2004 seizure of a huge consignment of arms meant for ... Read more...

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ULFA paid $99 mn bribe for arms’ passage in Bangladesh


November 11th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 11 (IANS) An Indian militant group and the embassy of a South Asian country bribed "higher-ups" in the former Khaleda Zia government to ensure safe passage of a huge ... Read more...

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Arms, ammunition seized from Shillong school


October 31st, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Oct 31 (IANS) A huge cache of arms and ammunition of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) was recovered from the Shillong Higher Secondary School in this Meghalaya capital, ... Read more...

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Body of third Jaish-e-Mohammad militant recovered from Maluroo


October 22nd, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct.22 (ANI): Following the fierce gun battle between the security forces and Jaish-e-Mohammad militants, the security personnel on Friday recovered the body of the third militant killed in the encounter at ... Read more...

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Babbar Khalsa terrorist escapes from Punjab police custody


October 18th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Hoshiarpur (Punjab), Oct 18 (IANS) A Babbar Khalsa International (BKI) terrorist, who was planning a major blast in Punjab, escaped from the custody of Punjab police here early Monday.Police officials here confirmed ... Read more...

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Bihar Police unearth arms, ammunition ahead of assembly polls


October 7th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajay KumarMunger (Bihar), Oct.7 (ANI): Ahead of state assembly elections in Bihar, police have unearthed illegal arms and ammunitions.The police have recovered 76 country-made pistols from the house of arms ... Read more...

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New Coast Guard station in Gujarat


October 2nd, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Oct 2 (IANS) The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) Saturday formally commissioned the coast guard station at Veraval here for strengthening joint coastal patrolling off the Gujarat and Maharashtra coast, a statement ... Read more...

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Police seize arms after gun battle with Maoists


September 7th, 2010 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 6 (IANS) Police Monday seized arms, ammunition and explosives from a Maoist camp after a three-hour gun battle with the rebels in a forested area of Orissa's Jajpur district, police ... Read more...

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Four Maoists arrested in Orissa


September 1st, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
By Sarda LehangirKeonjhar (Orissa), Sep 1 (ANI): Security forces have arrested four Maoists in a joint combing operation in Orissa's Keonjhar district.The State police and the paramilitary forces busted a Maoist camp ... Read more...

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Arms, ammunition seized from Poonch militant hideout


August 28th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Poonch, Aug 28 (ANI): Security forces have seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition from a militant hideout in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch region.Poonch Senior Superintendent of Police Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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16 Tripura terrorists flee Bangladeshi camps, surrender


August 11th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 11 (IANS) As many as 16 dreaded terrorists have fled their camps in Bangladesh and surrendered to Indian troopers in Tripura, police here said Wednesday. "The NLFT (National Liberation Front ... Read more...

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