Connecticut shooting

Many Americans support gun policy proposals: Poll

A majority of Americans support tougher measures to counter gun violence, but are divided on how much priority the Obama administration and Congress should give to gun issues, says a new poll released Tuesday.

Jan 15, 2013, 23:47 PM IST

Gun group says Congress will not pass weapons ban

The top US gun lobbying group says Congress doesn`t have enough votes to pass a ban on assault weapons, President Barack Obama will see a set of proposals on curbing mass shootings and gun violence.

Jan 14, 2013, 23:36 PM IST

Obama presses for new gun policies after Connecticut shooting

US President Barack Obama Wednesday announced a committee led by Vice President Joe Biden will come up with "concrete proposals".

Dec 19, 2012, 23:45 PM IST

Iran condoles with families of US school shooting victims

Iran expressed condolences to families of victims of a shooting incident at an elementary school in the US state of Connecticut.

Dec 15, 2012, 23:22 PM IST