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Monark Sharma began his career as a junior research scientist at NASA in the mass communication wing in 2013. He joined the US Army in May 2016.

May 09, 2017, 13:44 PM IST

US checks dead soldier for possible Ebola link

US authorities are conducting medical tests on an American soldier who was found dead after recently returning from a stint in West Africa, officials have said.

Jan 14, 2015, 08:53 AM IST

Obama vows to protect soldiers in Fort Hood tribute

Wahington: President Barack Obama vowed to do more to protect US soldiers on Wednesday as he paid a somber tribute to victims of last week`s Fort Hood shooting, the second gun rampage at the Texas military base in five years.

Apr 10, 2014, 06:40 AM IST

`Verbal altercation` may have led to Fort Hood rampage: Army

The suspected gunman at Fort Hood in Texas argued heatedly with fellow soldiers before going on a shooting spree that left three dead and 16 injured at the expansive US Army base, a military investigator said on Friday.

Apr 05, 2014, 09:19 AM IST

After rampage, portrait of Fort Hood shooter starts to emerge

When Ivan Lopez`s mother died last year, the US soldier suspected of killing three people at the Fort Hood base in Texas told friends the Army gave him just one day to attend her funeral in Puerto Rico.

Apr 04, 2014, 09:09 AM IST

Fort Hood Shooting: Gunman`s unstable state possible cause

The US Army has said the gunman, who opened fire at Fort Hood military base, was mentally unstable and that was believed to be a "fundamental, underlying cause" of the shooting incident.

Apr 04, 2014, 07:10 AM IST

FACTS: Fort Hood shooting is the latest at US military bases

A US Army soldier on Wednesday opened fire in two administration buildings on the Fort Hood Army base in Texas, killing three service members and injuring 16 others before taking his own life.

Apr 04, 2014, 03:41 AM IST

Fort Hood shooting: US Army names shooter, says had mental illness

The soldier suspected of shooting dead three people before killing himself at the Fort Hood Army base in Texas was identified as Ivan Lopez, a man battling mental illness when he went on a shooting spree, the base commander said on Thursday.

Apr 04, 2014, 03:39 AM IST

Four persons dead, 16 injured in US military base shooting

A US soldier on Thursday went on a shooting spree killing three colleagues and wounding 16 others at a major army base in Texas that was the scene of a deadly rampage in 2009.

Apr 04, 2014, 00:32 AM IST

Fort Hood shooting: Iraq veteran had self-reported a traumatic brain injury

However, unlike 2009, this shooting is said to not be connected to terrorism.

Apr 03, 2014, 09:12 AM IST

Fort Hood on lockdown as active shooter sought

Fort Hood in Texas was on lockdown Wednesday after several people were reported injured in an active shooter situation on the military base, scene of a deadly 2009 rampage.

Apr 03, 2014, 05:33 AM IST

US Fort Hood gunman sentenced to death

A military court sentenced Nidal Hasan to death for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, giving the US Army psychiatrist a path to the martyrdom he seemed to want in the attack on unarmed fellow soldiers.

Aug 29, 2013, 10:23 AM IST

US soldier guilty of murder for Fort Hood rampage

US Army psychiatrist was convicted in 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, who opened fire on fellow soldiers to protect Muslim insurgents abroad.

Aug 24, 2013, 11:11 AM IST

Judge bars most motive evidence in Fort Hood trial

A military judge blocked several key pieces of evidence that prosecutors said would explain the mindset of the soldier accused in the shooting at Fort Hood, including his belief that he had a "jihad duty" to carry out the attack.

Aug 20, 2013, 10:40 AM IST

Fort Hood suspect kicked gun from officer`s hand

A police officer who responded to the 2009 Fort Hood shooting testified on Friday that she remembers trying in vain to fire her weapon as she laying bleeding on the ground with the gunman standing over her.

Aug 17, 2013, 10:07 AM IST

Fort Hood shooter admits to killings at trial

Major Nidal Malik Hasan admitted to opening fire on fellow soldiers at the Fort Hood military base in Texas.

Aug 07, 2013, 10:17 AM IST

Fort Hood suspect killed US soldiers `to protect Taliban`

An Army psychiatrist is accused of gunning down soldiers waiting to deploy to Afghanistan at a Texas Army post.

Jun 05, 2013, 08:53 AM IST

Judge won`t let Fort Hood suspect plead guilty

US Army psychiatrist charged for the deadly 2009 mass shooting on a US army installation will not be allowed to plead guilty to any charges, a military judge has ruled.

Mar 21, 2013, 12:09 PM IST

US judge orders Fort Hood suspect be clean-shaven

Major Nidal Hasan faces the death penalty if convicted of 13 counts of premeditated murder in the November 2009 attack on a Texas Army post.

Sep 07, 2012, 09:48 AM IST

Fort Hood shooter`s beard stops court hearing

A hearing to consider pre-trial motions in the murder case against an Army psychiatrist charged in Fort Hood shooting rampage has been delayed.

Jun 09, 2012, 11:13 AM IST