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India finish 2019 as number one shooting nation in world

January 12, 2020 2:35 pm

India finished the year as the top shooting nation in the world, leapfrogging Olympic heavyweights China and the USA.

Hitting the bull's eye: Indian shooters raise hopes of bumper Olympics with stunning 2019 show

December 24, 2019 12:42 pm

At the forefront of the incredible showing was an extremely talented youth brigade that knew no fear. Some of them studied hard, did their homework, appeared for exams, practised harder and then shot, to win. While some dominated the range first and wrote their papers later.

Russia: Three people killed in shooting in central Moscow

December 19, 2019 9:39 pm

The shooting took place near the headquarters of Russia's FSB security service headquarters, the Izvestia newspaper reported, citing a source.

Six shot dead in Czech hospital attack, suspect shoots himself

December 10, 2019 4:57 pm

Police hunting for the shooter said about three hours after the attack that a man had shot himself in the head in a car they had been looking for. Czech TV said he died.

Divyansh Singh Panwar: From Minimum to gold standard

November 22, 2019 6:56 am

Divyansh Singh Panwar, only 17, had been competing in MQS category for three months before underlining his class at World Cup final

Father an electrician at shooting range, daughter wins Olympic quota

November 09, 2019 8:15 am

“Chinki’s job is to shoot, mine is to ensure that there is no problem regarding electricity at the ranges and at the other sports stadia,” Mehtab Singh Yadav says. “That’s what I was doing today when I heard about Chinki’s performance.”

Chinki Yadav keeps Olympic quota hopes alive; Vivaan Kapoor, Esha Singh win double gold

November 08, 2019 10:01 am

Chinki Yadav kept alive India's hopes of securing the second Olympic quota in women's 25m Pistol, clinging to fifth place in the first round qualification of the Asian Shooting Championship on Thursday.

Shooter Deepak Kumar celebrates birthday by securing Tokyo Olympics quota

November 05, 2019 8:55 pm

Deepak Kumar bagged a bronze medal at the 14th Asian Championships in Doha on Tuesday.

Watch: Shooters engage in fistfight at New Delhi's Karni Singh Shooting Range

October 23, 2019 9:11 am

The incident has not gone unnoticed and became viral in a matter of minutes. National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has also taken cognizance of the incident.

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

September 16, 2019 5:35 pm

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.


Five people dead in Maryland newsroom attack, suspect arrested

June 29, 2018 10:48 am

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

September 23, 2014 10:30 pm

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

September 20, 2014 4:33 pm

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

Weightlifters, shooters add to India's medal tally

July 27, 2014 4:21 pm

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


SI shot woman multiple times: Eyewitness

January 17, 2016 9:52 am

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.