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Bangladesh latest to join India, Australia seeking inclusion of shooting in 2022 CWG

For the first time since 1974, shooting has been excluded from the Games roster due to logistical issues. However, CGF president Louise Martin maintained that shooting has always been an optional sport in the Games.

Yashaswini Deswal: From watching idol to beating her

Young Yashaswini beats 2004 Olympic champion Kostevych to seal 9th quota spot for Tokyo Games


Yashaswini Singh shoots down gold, secures 9th Olympic quota for India

Yashaswini Singh Deswal, the 22-year-old former junior world champion recorded 236.7 in the eight-women final of the season's fourth World Cup for pistol and rifle shooters. World no.1 Olena Kostevych of Ukraine claimed the silver with 234.8.

When I started shooting, I didn’t know about Arjuna award, Olympics, says shooter Anjum Moudgill

Anjum had started shooting as part of her NCC training and would finish 22nd in 10m Air Rifle, apart from seventh and 14th-place finishes in 50m Rifle 3P and prone events respectively in her first nationals. 

Not just bridge, stress-reliving beta blockers on shooting blacklist too

'Beta Blockers' remains a substance banned for all sports in-competition, but prohibited for out-of-competition use by only archery and shooting – both precision sports.

After losing wife of 22 years in El Paso shooting, man invites town to her funeral

The service was moved from a funeral home to La Paz Faith Memorial & Spiritual Center to accommodate the crowd, which is expected to be in the hundreds.


Let's not talk about boycott but dropping shooting from CWG also unfair: Sakshi Malik

The Indian Olympic Association last week proposed boycott of the 2022 Birmingham CWG for dropping shooting from the roster, and sought the government's approval.

IOA proposes boycott of 2022 CWG for dropping shooting, seeks govt approval

The development comes a day after the IOA pulled out of the Commonwealth Games Federation's (CGF) General Assembly, to be held in Rwanda in September, protesting the dropping of shooting from the 2022 CWG roster.

Shooting not being part of 2022 Commonwealth Games is not a setback, says Gagan Narang

Gagan Narang Monday refused to see shooting's ouster from the 2022 Commonwealth Games as a setback despite India's discontent, saying the sport shouldn't depend only on quadrennial events to thrive.

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.

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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.