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.
India | Reported by Alok Pandey and Tanima Biswas. Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 27, 2014
The husband of national champion shooter Tara Sahdev has been arrested near Delhi after she accused him of deceiving her into marriage, forcibly converting her to Islam, and keeping her captive for a month.
India | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday August 27, 2014
The husband of national champion shooter Tara Shahdeo has been arrested near Delhi after she accused him of deceiving her into marriage, forcibly converting her to Islam, and keeping her captive for a month.
India | Alok Pandey | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Jharkhand shooter Tara Sahdev's husband Ranjit Kumar Kohli was arrested late on Tuesday night after the shooter accused him of forcing her to convert to Islam.
World | Associated Press | Monday August 25, 2014
A female soldier with a gun inside a key building at a Virginia Army base turned the weapon on herself, causing an injury, but didn't wound any others as the heavily trafficked base temporarily went on lockdown Monday morning.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 25, 2014
An active shooter has been reported at the Fort Lee Army base in central Virginia.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 15, 2014
Trap shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu, the World Cup gold winner, said an early quota place and a good outing at Asiad will "boost his confidence" ahead of the "real test" in Rio two years from now.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday August 12, 2014
In the 2012 London Olympics, pistol shooter Vijay Kumar won the gold medal and rifleman Gagan Narang bagged the silver. Indian shooters also won 17 medals, including three gold medals, in last month's Commonwealth Games.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Jitu Rai won gold in 50 metre pistol event in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
SupritaDas | Saturday August 9, 2014
Shooter Gagan Narang, who will be participating in his third Asian Games in Incheon, started the Delhi leg of the torch relay, that featured several other athletes, many of them just back from Glasgow with medals at the Commonwealth Games in various ...
Press Trust of India | Monday July 28, 2014
Ace shooter Gagan Narang finished second in men's 50m rifle prone - an event he was participating in for the first time.
Press Trust of India | Monday July 28, 2014
The first Indian pistol shooter to be ranked number one in the world, Heena Sidhu, in an exclusive video interview, also talked on the cruelty of hunting animals after her tie-up with PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).
SomakAdhikari | Tuesday July 29, 2014
India added four more medals to its Commonwealth Games 2014 tally on Day 5 with shooter Jitu Rai and Gurpal Singh winning silver in the 50m pistol event, and Gagan Narang winning silver in the 50m Rifle Prone event. Weightlifter Vikas Thakur added an...