Trinamool leader sent to custody for carrying arms at airport

A Trinamool Congress leader, who was arrested for trying to board a Chennai-bound flight at the airport here with an unlicensed revolver and three rounds of cartridges, was on Monday sent to a day's police custody by a court.

SIMI's Abu Faizal convicted in constable murder case

Abu Faizal, a key leader of banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI), was on Friday convicted by a special court here for the murder of a police constable in 2009.

Maharashtra Governor rejects plea to cancel Sanjay Dutt’s jail term

Maharashtra Governor rejects plea to cancel Sanjay Dutt’s jail term

Maharashtra Governor Ch.Vidyasagar Rao has reportedly rejected an appeal made by former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju two-and-half-years ago, seeking pardon for Bollywood actor - Sanjay Dutt – who was convicted for illegal possession of arms in the Mumbai 1993 blasts case.

Arms Act: Delhi court frees man, says dagger might have been planted

A man accused of threatening the public with a dagger has been acquitted by a Delhi court, which said the possibility of the arm being planted by the police could not be ruled out.

Black buck case: HC allows Salman Khan's plea to summon witnesses for reexamination

Black buck case: HC allows Salman Khan's plea to summon witnesses for reexamination

 The Rajasthan High Court today allowed a plea by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan to summon 5 prosecution witnesses for re-examination in a black buck poaching case against him under Arms Act.

Salman Khan's trial under Arms Act adjourned till August 19

Salman Khan's trial under Arms Act adjourned till August 19

Salman Khan's trial under Arms Act in a court here has been adjourned till August 19 as the actor has challenged the lower court's verdict in the high court. The high court has stayed the trail in the lower court until a criminal miscellaneous petition moved by Salman in the high court was decided.

Ponty Chadha case: Court frames murder charges against 21 accused

A Delhi court on Friday framed murder charges against all 21 accused including sacked Uttarakhand minorities panel chief Sukhdev Singh Namdhari, in the 2012 shootout here that claimed the lives of liquor baron Ponty Chadha and his younger brother Hardeep.

Supreme Court orders trial of 35 crew members of US vessel under Arms Act

Supreme Court orders trial of 35 crew members of US vessel under Arms Act

35 crew members of a vessel owned by a US firm, arrested in 2013 for allegedly carrying a huge cache of weapons illegally onboard, will be prosecuted under the Arms Act, the Supreme Court has said.

Owning a gun may soon be easier as govt plans simple procedure

Owning a gun may soon be easier with the Home Ministry seeking to change the 56-year-old Arms Act and cut down on the lengthy procedure to obtain a licence within a specific time.

In process of amending Arms Act: Centre to HC

The Centre on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that it is in the process of amending the Arms Act to provide "severe punishment" for illegal licencing and possession of firearms.

Arms Act case verdict on March 3; Rs 200 crore riding on Salman Khan

Arms Act case verdict on March 3; Rs 200 crore riding on Salman Khan

New Delhi: With Rs 200 crore riding on Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, the deferment of the Arms Act case verdict till March 3 has provided a small window of relief to producers of his two films that are set to release this year.

1993 Mumbai blasts convict fears for life during Maha transit

A Mapusa court on Wednesday granted a transit remand to a 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts case convict who is a member of Dawood Ibrahim gang and wanted by Maharashtra police in connection with a murder case.

NIA files chargesheet against 5 cops for selling arms to Naga militants

Probing an unusual case of law enforcers turning rogue, NIA has charge sheeted five policemen including one of the rank of Superintendent of Police for allegedly selling arms to cadres of Naga militant group NSCN-IM.

Police brutality: Man accused under Arms act dragged to court in chains in MP

In a shocking case of police brutality in Madhya Pradesh, some police officers of Gandhi Nagar area on Saturday were caught on camera at a district court here dragging an undertrial man, only in his undergarments, inside the court premiss.

HC quashes invoking of Arms Act registered against crew of US ship

Madras High Court`s Madurai bench quashed invoking of the Arms Act against the crew of the US-firm owned ship MV Seamen Guard Ohio.

Live cartridges, magazine recovered from drain in Punjab

At least 30 live cartridges and two magazines of a Self Loading Rifle have been recovered from a drain during its cleaning at Sunder Nagar.

NYPD officer arrested in Delhi for carrying bullets in luggage

A New York Police Department officer has been arrested and charged here under Arms Act after three bullets were found in his luggage, police said on Friday.

US ship crew`s bail cancelled by PSJ court

Principal Sessions Court on Tuesday cancelled the conditional bail granted by a lower court to 35 crew members of a private US ship.

Bail pleas of all the crew members of US ship dismissed by Madras HC

Madras HC dismissed bail petitions of all the crew members of a US ship, arrested on charges of illegally carrying weapons on board the vessel and straying into Indian waters.

Crew of detained US ship moves Madras HC seeking bail

The crew of detained US ship, arrested on October 18 for illegally carrying arms and straying into Indian waters, have moved the Madras High Court seeking bail claiming they were "lured into Tuticorin port by treachery" and they were innocent.