India News | Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Monday September 14, 2015
An 18-year-old rape survivor was shot dead today - two days before she was to appear as witness -- allegedly by bike-borne youths in Baijapur village in Dakshintola area. The girl's family has alleged that she was killed on the orders of the accused, the police said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 23, 2015
Pakistani Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban in 2011 for championing the cause of girls education, has reportedly been given two 24-hour armed guards in the UK after she was made a key target by terrorists.
Cities | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday August 11, 2015
While fighting for her life, a 16-year-old asked her brother to record her account of how three men in their village stalked her. Unable to bear the harassment, she said in the video shot on her brother's cellphone, she poured kerosene on herself and lit a match.
Ghaziabad News | Written by Tanima Biswas | Monday April 13, 2015
A four-year-old girl was shot in the stomach on Sunday by two men in a bike who had allegedly tried to steal her mother's necklace.
Bangalore News | Reported by Maya Sharma; edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday April 1, 2015
A young student in Bengaluru was shot dead and her friend injured at their residential school on the outskirts of the city. They were shot last night.
Cities | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday March 25, 2015
A teen girl in Madhya Pradesh is in hospital after she was shot in the legs while trying to resist a group of men who abducted her and then tried to rape her.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday December 19, 2014
The Supreme Court today ordered the Centre to pay a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the mother of Thangjam Manorama, a girl shot brutally to death by soldiers of the 17 Assam Rifles in 2004.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 25, 2014
A teenage Pakistani girl has been shot dead by her uncle following a row over loud music, police said on Tuesday.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Police say a three-year-old Ohio girl is in critical condition after being shot in the head by her four-year-old brother, who found a gun in a dresser.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 19, 2014
A man allegedly shot dead a youth when he found him with a girl he was in love with, police said today.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday September 3, 2014
A 9-year-old girl who fatally shot a gun range instructor with an Uzi submachine gun last week told her mother immediately afterward that the weapon was too much for her to handle and had hurt her shoulder, said a sheriff's report released on Tuesday.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 27, 2014
There is outrage across Assam after a 16-year-old girl was executed by militants of the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit) faction in the state's Chirang district on August 20.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
A teenage girl was shot dead by the NDFB in the presence of her parents in Assam's Chirang district as militants suspected her of being a police informer and a probe has been announced after chilling video of the killing was aired by local television channels.
World News | Associated Press | Monday July 7, 2014
Authorities say a 12-year-old girl riding a scooter in a northern New Jersey neighborhood was shot and killed by a stray bullet.
World News | Associated Press | Monday June 30, 2014
A Pakistani girl who survived being shot by the Taliban because she advocated education for girls has won the Liberty Medal from the National Constitution Centre in Philadelphia.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 7, 2014
Three young women fell prey to "honour killing" in Punjab province of Pakistan, days after the stoning of a 25-year-old pregnant woman in Lahore.
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 27, 2014
In a suspected case of dishonour killing, a 26-year-old youth was allegedly shot dead by family members of his girlfriend here, police said today.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday May 15, 2014
A British artist's portrait of a young Pakistani girl who was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education has brought in more than $100,000 at auction.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday May 14, 2014
An artist is selling his portrait of a Pakistani girl who was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education to help further her cause.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 21, 2014
A three-year-old girl in the US has accidentally shot and killed her two-year-old brother with a rifle, the fourth such incident in the country this month involving children.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 18, 2014
A popular cheerleader was shot dead during a prank after the father of a classmate opened fire on a car full of teenagers in the US state of Arkansas, local media reported.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday December 24, 2013
A 14-year-old Colorado girl mistaken for a burglar was shot and killed by her stepfather early on Monday morning at the home they shared, police said.
World News | Reuters | Thursday November 21, 2013
A 22-year-old Colorado man posted photos of himself and his 19-month-old daughter, and messages to the toddler's mother, on Facebook before he shot the girl dead and turned the gun on himself, police said on Wednesday.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday October 21, 2013
NDTV is the first Indian network to interview Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teen who was shot by the Taliban, and has become an international icon of courage and an advocate of education for girls. She spoke in London to NDTV's Group Editor Barkha Dutt.