World | Reuters | Sunday January 25, 2015
A woman protester was shot dead in central Cairo on Saturday, security sources said, one day before the anniversary of the popular uprising that ousted autocrat Hosni Mubarak in 2011.
World | Agence France- Presse | Tuesday January 13, 2015
A woman who survived the attack on a Jewish supermarket in Paris recalled on Monday the horror of the four-hour ordeal in which she saw a fellow hostage shot dead by jihadist Amedy Coulibaly.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 23, 2014
A woman protesting against a controversial Chinese-backed copper mine in Myanmar has been shot dead, a government spokesman said today, announcing an investigation into how police handled the latest clash at the site.
World | Associated Press | Friday November 21, 2014
Police have identified the woman wounded in a shooting at a southern New Jersey home that left two of her children dead and a third injured.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 26, 2014
An Indian pharmacist has allegedly shot dead a woman compatriot, also a co-worker, before turning the gun on himself in Houston in the US state of Texas, police said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 9, 2014
Australian police said on Tuesday that a woman and three children aged under 10 have been found dead, apparently from gunshot wounds, in a rural farmhouse and they are searching for a man aged in his 40s.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 7, 2014
Union Minister Gen (retd) V K Singh yesterday condemned the violent attacks in the northeast saying it was abnormal in a society known for its matriarchal nature.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 12, 2014
An assailant shot dead a Spanish ruling party politician in public in the northern city of Leon Monday in an apparent "act of vengeance" against her, officials said, and a woman has been detained over the killing.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 8, 2014
A 60-year-old woman was shot dead allegedly by her son, while he was out on parole after being convicted of killing his father about seven years ago, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 20, 2014
A 22-year-old man shot dead a woman twice his age and then committed suicide after realising that she had lied to him about her looks, age and marital status.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Friday February 7, 2014
A rape survivor was gunned to death by unknown people in the premises of a court in western Uttar Pradesh's Mathura district yesterday.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 30, 2014
A distraught Indian-American woman has shot dead her teenage daughter, fearing there would be no one to care for her after she commits suicide, Florida police said today.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 23, 2013
A man and a woman were shot dead at a Paris bar on Sunday evening by a gunman who then fled on foot, police said, labelling the crime as "mysterious".
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Friday September 6, 2013
"The way I fought against Taliban, every girl, every woman should fight too" - Indian author Sushmita Banerjee had uttered these words nearly a decade ago. The writer, famous for her memoir about her dramatic escape from the Taliban, was shot dead in...
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 18, 2013
A woman and two men have been shot dead in Pakistan in two different incidents of "honour killing", police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 14, 2013
An elderly woman was shot dead allegedly by a man because her dog barked at him in Chitawali village in Firozabad, police said today.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 30, 2013
An Australian woman whose 15-year-old son was shot five times by police who were cleared of wrongdoing took her case to the United Nations today, saying they "didn't even ask him his name".
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 2, 2013
A man was shot dead, allegedly by two chain snatchers when he tried to stop them from fleeing with a woman's gold chain, police said on Thursday.
India | Anant Zanane | Tuesday April 16, 2013
A 47-year-old woman, a member of the district panchayat, was shot dead today outside the ashram of former BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj in Uttar Pradesh. Sakshi Maharaj is absconding and a manhunt has been launched for him, the police alleged.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday April 8, 2013
A 22-year-old woman school teacher was found shot dead in Naseerpur village in Muzaffarnagar, police said today.
Cities | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Ketki Angre; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday March 26, 2013
A 32-year-old woman was shot dead allegedly by her husband while she was on an escalator close to the entrance of a metro station near the Karkardooma court in east Delhi today. The woman's father was also critically injured in the shooting.
World | Associated Press | Saturday March 23, 2013
A Georgia woman says a teenager trying to rob her at gunpoint asked "Do you want me to kill your baby?" before he fatally shot her 13-month-old son in the head.
Cities | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday February 25, 2013
Just across the road from a police post, a woman waiting in South Delhi for a bus terminus was shot dead, allegedly by a drunk man. Three bullets hit her in her face and head. Witnesses who grabbed the man, who shot 25-year-old Pooja, say she was ha...
Cities | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday February 25, 2013
A 25-year-old woman was shot dead by a man near the Sarai Kale Khan bus terminus in south Delhi at around 8 pm on Sunday.