France hunts accomplices in foiled church terror attack

 French police were hunting Thursday for possible accomplices to an Algerian whose plan to attack churches was foiled when his arsenal of weapons was uncovered purely by chance.

Russia supplying weapons, troops to Ukraine separatists: Report

NATO believes that Russia has supplied more troops and weapons to pro-Russian separatists in east Ukraine, a German newspaper reported on Sunday.

Pakistan and US close in on $1 billion helicopter, weapons deal

 Pakistan and the United States moved closer to a billion dollar defence deal this week, after US authorities notified Congress of a proposal to supply helicopters and missiles to sharpen up Pakistan`s counter-terrorism efforts.

Eight children wounded by cluster bomb in south Lebanon

Eight children were wounded on Friday, one severely, when a cluster bomb from the 2006 war between Israel and Hezbollah exploded in south Lebanon, security and medical officials told AFP.

Plot to smuggle drugs, weapons into UK prison by drone fails

In the first of its kind, a drone carrying drugs, mobile phones and weapons into a high security prison in the UK has been seized after the operator crashed the remote-controlled aircraft into a jail wall.

India world's largest importer of weapons, military equipment

India has yet again emerged as the world's largest importer of weapons and military equipment, accounting for 15 per cent of global imports, with Russia being its majority supplier, a Stockholm-based think tank said on Monday.

No lethal weapons to Ukraine at this stage: Britain

Britain is not supplying lethal weapons to Ukraine "at this stage", but will send its service personnel to advise the Ukrainians, British Prime Minister David Cameron told parliament Tuesday.

Lebanon to start receiving French arms in April: Paris

The first deliveries of Saudi-funded French weapons to help Lebanon combat jihadists will begin in April, a spokesman for Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said Sunday.

Arab leaders bemoan lack of strategy, weapons against jihadists

Arab leaders bemoaned what they called a lack of strategy and weapons in the fight against jihadists like Islamic State (IS) at a security conference attended by Western leaders in Munich on Sunday.

'US taking 'fresh look' at weapons for Ukraine'

The United States is reconsidering whether to provide weapons to Ukraine in its fight against Russian-backed separatists, senior administration officials said on Monday, adding that no decision had been made.

US taking 'fresh look' at weapons for Ukraine: Officials
US taking 'fresh look' at weapons for Ukraine: Officials

The United States is reconsidering whether to provide weapons to Ukraine in its fight against Russian-backed separatists, senior administration officials said on Monday, adding that no decision had been made.

Pakistan teachers take up arms after Peshawar carnage; 'empty coffins sent to schools'
Pakistan teachers take up arms after Peshawar carnage; 'empty coffins sent to schools'

In the aftermath of deadly Peshawar school carnage that killed over a hundred innocent children, authorities in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have taken exceptional security steps as precautionary measures, that include arming of teachers.

Iraq asks for more weapons to fight ISIS

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi called on the international coalition battling the Islamic State group to provide his country`s forces with more weapons to fight the militants.

Paris gunman bought weapons in Belgium: Reports

French Islamist gunman Amedy Coulibaly bought most of the weapons used in last week's Paris attacks in Belgium, Belgian newspapers reported on Wednesday.

12 NDFB(S) ultras arrested from Chirang, weapons seized
12 NDFB(S) ultras arrested from Chirang, weapons seized

 Twelve militants of NDFB-Songbijit, which was behind the December massacre of over 70 people in lower Assam, were apprehended during a joint operation by security forces in Manas reserve forest in Chirang district along the Indo-Bhutan border.

US military drops weapons in areas held by IS in Iraq

 Volunteer forces in Iraq fighting against the Islamic State (IS) terrorists said US military aircraft dropped weapons in areas held by the terrorist group, Press TV reported Saturday.

Four weapons seized in Bihar

Four weapons, reportedly belonged to Maoists, were recovered from a house in Adgawana village in Nawada district on Sunday.

China tests 12,000 km ICBM with multiple warheads

 China has conducted the most comprehensive test of a nuclear-capable intercontinental ballistic missile which can hit targets as far as 12,000 kilometres, bringing all of the US under its range.

Kingpin of AK-47 replicating gang arrested in Bihar

 The kingpin of a gang that earned fame among anti-socials for replicating AK-47 rifles besides manufacturing highly sophisticated pistols was arrested on Wednesday.

Five Indians arrested with weapons from Indo-Nepal border

Five Indian nationals allegedly carrying weapons were arrested today by Nepalese paramilitary forces, in a major crackdown on Indian criminal gangs operating along the Indo-Nepal border.