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Thursday, July 29, 2021



'Coaching needs overhaul, Jaspal Rana was negative factor': NRAI chief

July 28, 2021 7:48 am

India, who were expected to do well in shooting, are staring at the prospect of two straight Olympics without medals with 25m and 50m events still to go, putting the federation under pressure. Raninder later issued a clarification, saying the ‘post mortem can wait till after the Olympics’.

Indian shooting contingent draws blank for second day running, rifle scores worrying

July 25, 2021 4:21 pm

Appearing in her maiden Olympics, the 19-year-old Manu finished a creditable 12th, despite losing nearly 20 minutes during the qualifications after the cocking lever in her pistol broke down, forcing her to go to a designated area for getting it fixed.

Technical snag costs Manu Bhaker final spot in Olympics, Heena says don't judge on numbers only

July 25, 2021 10:54 am

Owing to the technical snag during the second series, Manu lost more than five minutes, enough to disturb one's rhythm in the precision sport, after making an impressive start in her maiden Olympic appearance.

Police: 4 dead, 4 hurt in shooting on Chicago's South Side

June 15, 2021 8:32 pm

The shooting happened at 5:42 a.m., police said, and no arrests were immediately made. Police had few details about the victims, but it appeared that none of them were juveniles.

In Minneapolis, officers shoot and kill suspect, sparking small protest

June 04, 2021 8:33 am

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension will lead the investigation into the shooting.

Police fatally shoot gunman who killed 2 at Wisconsin casino

May 03, 2021 10:52 am

Authorities have not released the identities of the gunman or his victims. The wounded person was being treated at a Milwaukee hospital, Pawlak said.

ISSF World Cup: Skeet shooters face problems with stock in trade

March 22, 2021 8:19 am

The process to change stock is expensive and time-consuming – it can take up to two weeks and costs more than Rs 1 lakh, almost one-fifth of the cost of a shotgun.

Asian women say shootings point to relentless, racist tropes

March 20, 2021 9:50 pm

Tuesday's rampage at three Atlanta-area massage businesses prompted Asian American women to share stories of being sexually harassed or demeaned.

Police: 1 dead, 5 wounded in Dallas nightclub shooting

March 20, 2021 4:33 pm

A fight broke out between two groups inside Pryme Night Club, police said in a statement.

2 killed, 13 wounded at party on Chicago's South Side

March 15, 2021 10:24 am

The Tribune cited preliminary information in a police report as saying the shooting may have been gang-related. A woman who had been shot in the head was found dead outside the building, and a 39-year-old man was found dead inside in a back room, according to the police report.


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.