Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
Jitu Rai was felicitated by UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav at a function. The Nepal-born marksman said he was happy to represent Uttar Pradesh and has set his sight on Rio Olympics in 2016.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday October 13, 2014
Jitu Rai won India's first gold medal of the 17th Asian games in the 50 metre individual pistol event at the Incheon Games but had to settle for bronze in the 10 metre air pistol team event.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 28, 2014
It took the US Secret Service five days before realizing a man had shot at the White House in 2011 while one of President Barack Obama's daughters were inside, The Washington Post reported Sunday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday September 26, 2014
The dragonfly is often associated with good luck, but Fehaid al-Deehani said it abandoned him at the Games shooting range.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
All eyes will be on India vs Pakistan hockey match. Shooter Gagan Narang, archer Deepika Kumari and tennis stars will also be in action on Thursday.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Abhinav Bindra, who won bronze in men's 10m air rifle individual event, has said he will only be a "hobby shooter" from now on.
NDTVSports | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Abhinav Bindra, who won two bronze medals (team and individual) on Tuesday at the Asian Games, hinted at his participation in Rio Olympics in 2016.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday September 20, 2014
Jitu Rai won the Asian Games 2014 gold - India's first - in the men's 50 metre pistol event.
Indo-AsianNews Service,Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
Shweta Chaudhry shot a total of 176.4 in the final to clinch the bronze medal in 10m air pistol category.
PrakashGovindasreenivasan | Saturday September 20, 2014
After Shweta Chaudhry opened India's account with her bronze medal, world No.1 shooter Jitu Rai gave India their first gold at the 2014 Asian Games. Highlights of Day 1.
Press Trust of India | Thursday September 18, 2014
Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra wanted to check into the Asian Games Village early but could not make it till Wednesday evening, two days after his preferred date, as the event organisers were unable to send accreditation cards for Bindra and other mem...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Indian shooter Pradeep won the honour in the 25-metre standard pistol event for junior men on Tuesday.
Monday September 15, 2014
Jitu Rai, the first Indian shooter to win five international medals in a calendar year, won an Olympic quota place with a silver medal at the ongoing World Championships in Granada.
World | Associated Press | Monday September 15, 2014
A late-night ambush outside a state police barracks in Pennsylvania's rural northeastern corner left one trooper dead and another critically wounded, and authorities scoured the densely wooded countryside and beyond on Saturday looking for the shoote...
Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
Pullela Gopichand already runs an academy in Hyderabad and was requested to bring up a similar facility in Rajasthan by BJP MP from Jaipur and Olympic silver-medallist shooter Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore.
NDTVSports | Tuesday September 9, 2014
World No.5 Jitu Rai bagged silver at the World Championship to become the first Indian shooter to qualify for the Rio De Janerio 2016 Summer Olympics.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with Agency inputs) | Saturday August 30, 2014
Jharkhand government wants the Central Bureau of Investigation to probe shooter Tara Sahdev's charges of forced conversion and torture against her husband.
Tuesday September 2, 2014
Mark was sentenced in 1981 to 20 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder
Press Trust of India | Friday August 29, 2014
Indian shooter Heena Sidhu, who had a quiet Commonwealth Games last month, she said the Arjuna Award will give her that extra motivation for the World Championships and Incheon Asian Games next month.
Friday August 29, 2014
Shreyasi Singh won a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.