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Manu Bhaker confident of hitting peak form at Tokyo Olympics

08 May 2020

Manu Bhaker confident of hitting peak form at Tokyo Olympics

India's shooting star Manu Bhaker is confident of maintaining her game and hitting peak form in next year's Tokyo Olympics.

Current situation doesn't affect my Olympics preparation, says Bhaker

22 Mar 2020

Current situation doesn't affect my Olympics preparation, says Bhaker

The world has been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. More than 13,000 people have lost their lives.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Manu Bhaker hopeful of medal in Tokyo Olympics

13 Feb 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: Manu Bhaker hopeful of medal in Tokyo Olympics

Indian shooting sensation Manu Bhaker made headlines at the 2019 IISF World Cup when she clinched India's first gold medal in Women's 10m Air Pistol.

Thailand shooting: Soldier kills at least 10 in shooting rampage

08 Feb 2020

Thailand shooting: Soldier kills at least 10 in shooting rampage

In a shocking incident, a Thai soldier opened fire and killed at least 10 people and injured several others in a mass shooting rampage on Saturday.

Delhi: Woman cop killed by batchmate near Rohini Metro

08 Feb 2020

Delhi: Woman cop killed by batchmate near Rohini Metro

In a tragic incident, a woman police officer was shot dead in Delhi's Rohini locality on Friday night.

Delhi: Man fires bullets at Shaheen Bagh, taken into custody

01 Feb 2020

Delhi: Man fires bullets at Shaheen Bagh, taken into custody

In an unsavory turn of events, a man fired bullets at Delhi's Shaheen Bagh, where a protest against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act has been going on for more than a month.

Shouting "Yeh lo Azaadi", man fires at CAA protesters

30 Jan 2020

Shouting "Yeh lo Azaadi", man fires at CAA protesters

On Thursday afternoon, a man was taken into custody after he opened fire at protesters of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) at Jamia Nagar in New Delhi.

UP: Dancer, shot for stopping performance, will need multiple surgeries

13 Dec 2019

UP: Dancer, shot for stopping performance, will need multiple surgeries

She was performing at a wedding function on November 30, paused to catch a breath, and her life took a deadly turn as she was shot at.

Two Indians fail dope tests ahead of Olympics: Details here

11 Dec 2019

Two Indians fail dope tests ahead of Olympics: Details here

The world is still in shock over the four-year ban of Russia by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) over multiple violations.

Woman shot in face at wedding because she stopped dancing

06 Dec 2019

Woman shot in face at wedding because she stopped dancing

In a shocking incident, a woman was shot in the face at a wedding after she stopped dancing. The incident took place in Chitrakoot, Uttar Pradesh.

Thai judge criticizes judicial system; shoots himself in court

06 Oct 2019

Thai judge criticizes judicial system; shoots himself in court

A judge in Thailand shot himself in a packed courtroom after acquitting five Muslim murder suspects on Friday in a provincial court in the city of Yala.

NBA: Former player Andre Emmett shot dead in Dallas

24 Sep 2019

NBA: Former player Andre Emmett shot dead in Dallas

In a shocking incident, former NBA player Andre Emmett was shot dead by two unknown gunmen outside his home in Dallas, Texas, on Monday.

ISSF World Cup: India finish with 16 gold medals

04 Sep 2019

ISSF World Cup: India finish with 16 gold medals

India continued its dominance in the field of shooting as they pulled off a rout, claiming 16 gold medals in the ISSF World Cup.

Ohio mass shooting: 9 killed, 16 injured in Dayton

04 Aug 2019

Ohio mass shooting: 9 killed, 16 injured in Dayton

At least nine people have been killed and 16 injured in a mass shooting outside a bar in the Dayton city of Ohio in the US.

Texas Walmart Mass Shooting: 20 killed in suspected hate crime

04 Aug 2019

Texas Walmart Mass Shooting: 20 killed in suspected hate crime

At least 20 people have been killed and 26 others injured in a mass shooting at a packed Walmart store in the El Paso city of Texas in the US.

Here's what Abhinav Bindra said about boycotting Commonwealth Games

31 Jul 2019

Here's what Abhinav Bindra said about boycotting Commonwealth Games

Speculations are ripe that India are likely to boycott the 2022 edition of Commonwealth Games.

California: Gunman opens fire at food festival, three killed

29 Jul 2019

California: Gunman opens fire at food festival, three killed

In yet another incident which shows that United States needs stricter gun laws, a man opened fire at a food festival in northern California killing three and injuring at least 12. The gunman was shot dead by police, said reports.

UP: 9 shot dead, 25 injured in gunfight over land-dispute

17 Jul 2019

UP: 9 shot dead, 25 injured in gunfight over land-dispute

At least nine people were shot dead and 25 others were injured when an alleged land dispute in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra led to a gunfight between two parties.

Haryana: Congress spokesperson Vikas Chaudhary shot dead in Faridabad

27 Jun 2019

Haryana: Congress spokesperson Vikas Chaudhary shot dead in Faridabad

On Thursday, a Congress leader was murdered in broad daylight in Faridabad, raising questions about law and order situation in Haryana.

Commonwealth Games: Here's why India is considering to pull out

22 Jun 2019

Commonwealth Games: Here's why India is considering to pull out

There is a possibility the entire Indian contingent might not participate in the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Virginia Beach shooting: 12 killed in shooting at government building

01 Jun 2019

Virginia Beach shooting: 12 killed in shooting at government building

At least twelve people were shot dead and several others injured when a longtime municipal employee in Virginia Beach, US opened fire indiscriminately at co-workers in a public works building.

Shooting World Cup: Manu Bhaker clinches Olympic quota

29 May 2019

Shooting World Cup: Manu Bhaker clinches Olympic quota

India's teenage shooting sensation Manu Bhaker has sealed her spot for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo in the women's 10m air pistol event.

Shooting at school shakes Colorado; 1 student dead, 7 injured

08 May 2019

Shooting at school shakes Colorado; 1 student dead, 7 injured

In a distressing turn of events, two people opened fire at a school in Colorado, United States, on Tuesday afternoon (local time), injuring seven and killing one.

Two critical in Australia shooting outside nightclub

14 Apr 2019

Two critical in Australia shooting outside nightclub

Two people are fighting for their lives after a shooting outside a Melbourne nightclub, police said Sunday, amid a spate of gun violence in Australia's second-largest city.

US teen commits suicide after surviving Parkland shooting

24 Mar 2019

US teen commits suicide after surviving Parkland shooting

In a tragic incident, Sydney Aiello committed suicide after she lost her close friend, Meadow Pollack, in last year's Parkland, Florida shooting.

#Breaking: Multiple injured after man opens fire in Netherlands town

18 Mar 2019

#Breaking: Multiple injured after man opens fire in Netherlands town

A shooting in the Dutch town of Utrecht on Monday injured multiple people, the police have confirmed.

Delhi: 19-year-old man involved in three murders arrested after shootout

17 Mar 2019

Delhi: 19-year-old man involved in three murders arrested after shootout

A 19-year-old man, allegedly involved in three cases of murder, was arrested following a brief shootout in Delhi's Dwarka, police said yesterday.

New Zealand: Australian-born shooter opened fire at mosques, 40 killed

15 Mar 2019

New Zealand: Australian-born shooter opened fire at mosques, 40 killed

40 people died and 20 got injured after gunmen attacked two mosques in Christchurch area of New Zealand, the country's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has confirmed.

Lawyer shot dead inside his chamber in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur

01 Mar 2019

Lawyer shot dead inside his chamber in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur

An advocate was shot dead inside a court campus yesterday in Basti district, near Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, police said.

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Who is gold medalist Saurabh Chaudhary?

24 Feb 2019

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Who is gold medalist Saurabh Chaudhary?

India's teenage sensation Saurabh Chaudhary continued his fine form in shooting to clinch the men's 10m air pistol gold at the ISSF World Cup, being held in New Delhi.

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Who is gold medalist Apurvi Chandela?

23 Feb 2019

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Who is gold medalist Apurvi Chandela?

Apurvi Chandela clinched India's first gold medal at the ISSF World Cup 2019 being held at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi.

IOC suspends discussions with India on hosting future events

22 Feb 2019

IOC suspends discussions with India on hosting future events

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has suspended all discussions with India on hosting future sports and Olympic-related events in the country.

These AI surveillance companies are preventing school shootings in USA

15 Feb 2019

These AI surveillance companies are preventing school shootings in USA

With the US seeing an alarming increase in the number of school shootings, schools in the country are increasingly turning to artificial intelligence (AI)-based solutions to identify potential threats and prevent student violence.

Delhi: 5 men, wanted in murder cases, apprehended after shootout

11 Feb 2019

Delhi: 5 men, wanted in murder cases, apprehended after shootout

A brief shootout took place early morning today at a park in Rohini, New Delhi between police and associates of Neeraj Bawana gang members, after which five accused were apprehended.

Frustrated over failed robbery-attempt, criminals attack businessman, fail there too

09 Jan 2019

Frustrated over failed robbery-attempt, criminals attack businessman, fail there too

A businessman was shot at and injured allegedly by two motorcycle-borne men in a failed robbery bid near his house in Dahanu, Palghar district (Maharashtra).

Senior Gujarat BJP leader shot dead in moving train

08 Jan 2019

Senior Gujarat BJP leader shot dead in moving train

Senior Gujarat BJP leader and former MLA Jayanti Bhanushali was shot dead by unidentified persons while he was traveling in a train in the wee hours today, police said.

Uber driver's bullet-ridden body found in outer Delhi

07 Jan 2019

Uber driver's bullet-ridden body found in outer Delhi

Two men, including a 21-year-old cab driver, were allegedly shot dead and their bodies dumped beside the Nangloi-Najafgarh road in Baprola area of outer Delhi's Ranhola, police said today.

Delhi man fires celebratory shot, bullet kills minor son

06 Jan 2019

Delhi man fires celebratory shot, bullet kills minor son

A 42-year-old man was arrested yesterday for allegedly shooting to death his minor son during a celebratory firing in northeast Delhi's New Usmanpur.

Delhi: 28-year-old Rohini businessman shot dead by rival gangmen

06 Jan 2019

Delhi: 28-year-old Rohini businessman shot dead by rival gangmen

A 28-year-old businessman was allegedly fired upon by unidentified persons in Rohini's KN Katju area in Delhi.

Mumbai builder, stressed over project delay, shoots himself

03 Jan 2019

Mumbai builder, stressed over project delay, shoots himself

A 57-year-old builder allegedly committed suicide today by shooting himself at his office in suburban Chembur, a police official said.