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Manu Bhaker secures India's 7th Olympic quota in shooting

The 17-year-old Haryana shooter bagged a seventh spot for India in the upcoming Rio Olympics after securing a 201.0 in the ISSF World Cup final.

Sheeraz Sheikh records perfect opening day in men's skeet in South Korea

Sheeraz Sheikh and Mairaj Ahmad Khan are aiming for the two Tokyo 2020 Olympic quota places on offer in the event, besides medals of course.


Two students open fire at Colorado school, wounding eight schoolmates, taken into custody

Stunned kindergartners and weeping high school students could be seen walking down the steps of a building designated as a "reunification center." Most were holding their parents' hands. Colorado Governor Jared Polis said he was sending additional state law enforcement officials to the scene.

Student hailed as a hero for tackling gunman in North Carolina shooting

Three of the four qualified bidders - Etihad Airways, TPG Capital and Indigo Partners - have not signed non-disclosure agreements necessary for conducting due diligence.

Objection against renewal of Olympian Sanjeev Rajput’s arms license

Olympian Sanjeev Rajput has filed a writ with the Punjab and Haryana High Court after the state government issued a show-cause notice with regard to the cancellation of his arms license.

Indian shooters make a clean sweep of gold medals

India have won 12 out of 14 gold medals so far and their overall tally stand at 12 gold, four silver and two bronze medals.


Sarabjot Singh, Esha Singh add to India's gold haul at Asian Airgun Championships

India have so far won eight gold, four silver and two bronze medals with two days of competition left. Sarabjot topped the qualifier with a score of 579 and then shot 237.8 in the final to beat Korean Kim Woojong, who shot 236.6.

Asian Airgun Championships: Indian shooters clinch one gold, two silver on Day 2

Ravi Kumar and Elavenil Valarivan won a silver in the senior 10m air rifle mixed team event while India made it a 1-2 in the corresponding junior event on yet another profitable day.

Sheeraz Sheikh best-placed Indian in men's skeet, Kimberly Rhode wins women's event

Sheeraz Sheikh was the best-placed Indian with a score of 48 out of 50 in the men's skeet event at the International Shooting Sport Federation Shotgun World Cup in Acapulco, Mexico.

Former shooters have a hand in India's rise, says former national rifle coach

Luca Szucsak had two stints as India's coach, first from 1998 to 2000, followed by an even more successful tenure from 2005 to 2009, when Abhinav Bindra won a historic Olympic gold and triumphed in the world championship.

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Five people dead in Maryland newsroom attack, suspect arrested

The suspect, 38-year-old Jarrod Ramos, who reportedly had a longstanding feud with the paper was arrested.

Abhinav Bindra, Saurav Ghosal give India reason to smile at Asian Games 2014

One of India's best shooters & perhaps India's best men's singles squash player didn't disappoint at the Asiad.


Jitu Rai gets India off to golden start at 2014 Asian Games

Swetha Chaudhry won bronze in the 10M Air Pistol Women's team shooting event at Incheon.

Weightlifters, shooters add to India's medal tally

India's medal winners from day 3 of the Commonwealth Games at Glasgow 2014.

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Three Killed In Shooting Attack In Central Tel Aviv

Two Palestinian gunmen killed three people and wounded seven others in Tel Aviv on Wednesday in an attack at a popular shopping and dining area near Israel’s Defence Ministry. Police said they had no advance intelligence of any plan to strike in Tel Aviv. Both of the gunmen who opened fire outside the open-air Sarona […]

SI shot woman multiple times: Eyewitness

New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): An eyewitness of the incident of the Delhi police sub-inspector shooting himself on Sunday said that the woman and the sub-inspector had arrived at the park together. After sitting in the park for some time, the officer shot himself after shooting the woman multiple times.