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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Ten shot, two dead in Miami

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Three dead in shootings in California

A man suspected of shooting three people and wounding three children, including his daughters, has died from his injuries in a police shootout.

US House seeks hate crime data against Sikhs

Moved in the wake of Aug 5 Gurudwara shooting, the resolution honours the contributions of the Sikh-American community.

South African miners charged with murder of 34 colleauges

270 miners arrested after the shootings at Marikana mine were on Thursday charged with murder of 34 colleagues.

Deadliest mass shootings around the world

Some of the world`s worst mass shootings.