Married woman raped at knifepoint in Punjab

A married woman was allegedly raped at knifepoint by her neighbour in Weela Teja village here, police said Wednesday.

Asian Games: Shooters fire a blank on fifth day
Asian Games: Shooters fire a blank on fifth day

After scooping six medals, including a gold won by Jitu Rai, on the first four days of the Asian Games, Indian shooters drew a blank on the fifth day of the competitions at the Ongnyeon pistol and rifle range here Wednesday.

Asian Games: Indian men finish fourth in 25m rapid fire pistol
Asian Games: Indian men finish fourth in 25m rapid fire pistol

Indian men's team narrowly missed out on the bronze medal, finishing fourth in the 25 metre rapid fire pistol event of the 17th Asian Games at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range here Wednesday.

Harpreet Singh keeps India's hopes alive in 25 M Rapid Fire Pistol
Harpreet Singh keeps India's hopes alive in 25 M Rapid Fire Pistol

Commonwealth Games Silver Medalist Harpreet Singh shot a 290 to lead the trio of Indian men's shooters into day 2 of the 25M Rapid Fire Pistol event in the 11th position, at the 51st ISSF World Championship being held in Granada, Spain.

Sandeep fails to recreate magic; Harpreet loses in repechage
Sandeep fails to recreate magic; Harpreet loses in repechage

Sandeep Tulsi Yadav, who created history by winning India's first-ever medal in the Greco-Roman category in the World Wrestling Championship last year, failed to repeat his feat this time around as he went down in the Round of 32 in the 66kg division here on Saturday.

CWG 2014, Day 6: Sushil Kumar-led wrestling team dominates in India`s best show

Two-time Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar spearheaded a sparkling show as Indian grapplers dominated the wrestling arena with three gold medals after the shooters ended their campaign on a rousing note with five more podium finishes on sixth day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday.

Glasgow Games: Indian shooters win 5 more medals on concluding day of event

Indian shooters continued to dominate the Barry Buddon Centre with the unassuming Sanjeev Rajput and Harpreet Singh clinching a silver medal each but there was heartbreak for Olympic silver winner Vijay Kumar in the 20th Commonwealth Games here today.

Glasgow Games: Harpreet blames faulty lighting system for not winning gold

Shooter Harpreet Singh today blasted the "faulty lighting system" at the Barry Buddon Centre, saying it cost him the gold medal since the penalty he copped due to a delayed shot was a result of that defect.

CWG 2014: Harpreet Singh bags silver in men`s 25m rapid fire pistol

Shooter Harpreet Singh survived two rounds of nerve-wrecking shoot-off and brushed aside a penalty point docked on him to claim silver in the men`s 25m rapid fire pistol event of the Commonwealth Games here today.

Billiards and snooker nationals start

The Manisha National Billiards and Snooker Championship started on Friday with defending champion Ishpreet Chadha of Maharashtra making it to the quarterfinals after getting a bye here.

Indian acquitted in compatriot`s murder in Oz

A 26-year-old Indian accused of murdering a compatriot in 2009 has been acquitted by an Australian court.

Harpreet Singh wins Mumbai-Pune cycling race

Harpreet Singh of Central Railway won the 50th edition of the Mumbai-Pune cycling race on Sunday.

Harpreet Singh wins Mumbai-Pune cycling race

Harpreet Singh of Central Railway won the 50th edition of the Mumbai-Pune cycling race on Sunday.