Shootings

Mexican prison riot brought under control, 7 dead

A hours-long rolling gunbattle at a northern Mexico penitentiary left seven dead and 13 injured, authorities reported on Wednesday.

Jun 07, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
Trust in US government to protect citizens from terrorism drops to record low

Trust in US government to protect citizens from terrorism drops to record low

The Americans' confidence in the federal government's ability to protect its citizens from future acts of terrorism has dropped to a record low, according to a new Gallup poll.

Dec 14, 2015, 11:20 AM IST

Seven dead in dozens of Chicago shootings: Police

A convulsion of gun violence left seven people dead in 33 shooting incidents across Chicago during a chaotic Independence Day weekend in the midwestern US city, police said Sunday.

Jul 06, 2015, 04:51 AM IST
Kashmir is ready for film shootings now: Kabir Khan

Kashmir is ready for film shootings now: Kabir Khan

 Director Kabir Khan feels Salman Khan's presence in Kashmir for "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" shooting will send out a strong message that the Valley is safe for movie shootings.

May 18, 2015, 17:17 PM IST

Danish gunman`s suspected helpers to stay in custody

Five men charged with helping the gunman behind last month`s deadly attacks in Copenhagen have been remanded in custody for another four weeks, police said on Thursday.

Mar 26, 2015, 21:08 PM IST

Mexico angry at spate of US police shootings

The family of Ruben Garcia Villalpando, one of three Mexicans killed by US police in separate shootings, prays for justice in front of his picture on an altar in their home.

Mar 05, 2015, 11:39 AM IST

Protests over police killing of LA homeless man

Angry protesters have hit the streets of Los Angeles demanding justice, two days after graphic video footage that went viral showed police shooting dead a homeless man.

Mar 04, 2015, 12:33 PM IST

Third man arrested for complicity in Copenhagen attacks

 Danish police arrested another young man Friday for complicity in the twin shootings that occurred here two weeks ago.

Feb 27, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

Tens of thousands in Copenhagen vigil for shooting victims

Tens of thousands of Danes have gathered for a torchlit vigil in Copenhagen to commemorate the victims of two shootings that shocked the nation and heightened fears of a new surge in anti-Semitic violence.

Feb 17, 2015, 12:38 PM IST
Caroline Wozniacki speaks of horror at Copenhagen shootings

Caroline Wozniacki speaks of horror at Copenhagen shootings

Caroline Wozniacki talked on Sunday of her horror and sadness at the shootings in Denmark, which happened close to where the tennis champion grew up in Copenhagen.

Feb 15, 2015, 22:24 PM IST

Telugu film workers call off strike, shootings to resume

As many as 14,000 workers from Andhra Pradesh Film Industry Employees Federation, who have been on strike for the last two weeks over low wages and lack of employment regulations, have finally decided to call off their stir as an amicable agreement has been reached with the producers.

Dec 07, 2014, 12:02 PM IST

US offers assistance to Canada in wake of Ottawa shootings

The United States offered assistance to Canada on Wednesday in the wake of shootings at the Canadian parliament building in Ottawa, the White House said.

Oct 22, 2014, 23:58 PM IST

Telugu film shootings hit by employees' strike

Production activities in the Telugu film industry have been hit with an estimated over 10,000 employees resorting to strike demanding hike in wages and better working conditions. There have been no agreements on wages and working conditions for about past four years, though some of the employees have been getting higher pay packets, noted filmmaker Tammareddi Bharadwaja, who is also into trade union activities, said today.

Oct 22, 2014, 16:13 PM IST

Mass arrests in Pakistan after gunmen shoot at plane

Pakistani police Wednesday arrested hundreds of people after gunmen opened fire on a passenger plane during its landing approach, as fighter jets hit militant targets in the latest round of an anti-Taliban offensive.

Jun 25, 2014, 18:02 PM IST

Ten shot, two dead in Miami

An overnight shooting in Miami left two people dead and several others wounded, media reports said Tuesday.

Jun 24, 2014, 17:00 PM IST

Philippine mayor, two others slain in ambush

Gunmen shot dead a town mayor and two other people in a daylight roadside ambush in the Philippines on Saturday, police said.

Jun 07, 2014, 14:24 PM IST

Iraq attacks kill 33 as 2014 toll tops 4,000

Attacks across Iraq killed 33 people on Wednesday, the latest in a months-long surge in violence that has left more than 4,000 people dead this year.

May 28, 2014, 22:59 PM IST

Gunman, three others killed in US shootings

A gunman shot six people at a US home, killing a man and a teenager and critically wounding two boys, before fatally shooting a worker at a nearby business, police said.

May 04, 2014, 11:00 AM IST

Attacks in southern Thailand kill 5, injure 13

A spate of bombings and drive-by shootings on Saturday in Thailand`s insurgency-plagued south left five people dead and 13 injured, police said.

Oct 19, 2013, 21:38 PM IST

Sniper responsible for 700 shootings held in Germany

A 57-year-old truck driver in Germany has confessed he is the mysterious "expressway sniper" responsible for shooting at least 762 other road users, police said.

Jun 26, 2013, 08:50 AM IST