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Donald Trump vows to find long-term solution to end gun violence

President Donald Trump on Thursday vowed to find a long-term solution to stop growing gun violence in America.

Feb 22, 2018, 17:49 PM IST

Florida shooting: Students take out march, urge lawmakers to ban assault rifles

Gun violence on public school and college campuses has become commonplace in the United States in the last several years.

Feb 22, 2018, 00:37 AM IST

Oprah Winfrey, Clooneys donate $1 mn against gun violence in US

TV and entertainment icon Oprah Winfrey pledged to match actor George Clooney and his wife Amal in donating half a million dollars to students organising protests against gun violence in the US.

Feb 21, 2018, 12:51 PM IST

SHOCKING! Two-year-old shoots one-year-old sibling in the face inside parked car

Baton Rouge police say a 2-year-old shot a 1-year-old sibling in the face inside a parked car in north Baton Rouge, leaving the infant in serious condition.

Nov 16, 2016, 14:23 PM IST

Hillary Clinton warns Donald Trump `crossed the line` with gun comment

Clinton appeared to reject the Trump campaign`s defense, warning of the dangers of reckless language during a presidential race.

Aug 11, 2016, 04:06 AM IST

Obama used 'raw onion' to cry during gun control speech: Fox News

Fox News host Andrea Tantaros said that President Barack Obama had used a “raw onion” to cry fake tears to show his pain he feels for the shooting victims during his press conference on gun violenc

Jan 12, 2016, 14:27 PM IST

Full text of US President Barack Obama’s speech on new gun control measures

US President Barack Obama on Tuesday wept in public as he announced a slew of executive measures to tackle the gun violence that claims thousands of lives in the country each year.

Jan 06, 2016, 22:05 PM IST

Obama says `enough is enough` after latest US shooting

The shooter in Colorado Springs who killed three people and wounded nine on Friday had used a military-style assault rifle.

Nov 28, 2015, 20:08 PM IST

Julianne Moore launches gun safety campaign

Actress Julianne Moore has raised her concern over gun safety and has launched her own campaign to deal with the issue 

Oct 14, 2015, 15:46 PM IST

US ignored `unique mayhem` of gun violence for too long: Obama

US President Barack Obama made a fresh pitch for tighter gun controls Friday, saying that for too long Americans had ignored the results of gun violence.

Jun 27, 2015, 03:55 AM IST

US athletes, stars wear orange to stop gun violence

Americans ranging from pop stars to politicians to the New York Mets baseball team wore orange Tuesday in a new national campaign to stop gun violence.

Jun 03, 2015, 00:41 AM IST

Three wounded, gunman dead in US campus shooting

Terror gripped a major university in Florida on Thursday when an alumnus opened fire with a semi-automatic handgun, wounding three people before he was shot and killed by police.

Nov 21, 2014, 03:39 AM IST

Obama calls gun control ``biggest frustration``

US President Barack Obama Tuesday called for greater national effort against gun violence just hours after a latest school shooting happening in the US State of Oregon Tuesday left two dead, including a student.

Jun 11, 2014, 07:47 AM IST

Smart guns that think, identify voice before shooting!

In an effort to reduce gun violence, suicides and accidental shootings in the US and other countries, a German company Armatix has invented `iP1` - the first smart gun.

Feb 19, 2014, 21:56 PM IST

Obama calls for change against gun violence

US President Barack Obama Sunday led the nation in honouring the 12 victims killed in a mass shooting here and called for a change in the country against gun violence.

Sep 23, 2013, 12:13 PM IST

Man goes on killing spree in China, murders six

A 62-year-old employee at a private chemical factory in eastern China has gunned down five people in a rare shooting incident in the country after pounding one of his colleagues to death.

Jun 23, 2013, 10:33 AM IST

`US gun laws significant challenge to Barack Obama`

Barack Obama has a number of tasks to perform in his second term as the US President.

Feb 15, 2013, 18:17 PM IST

It’s time to do something: Obama on gun violence

the US President Barack Obama has said it is "time to do something" to prevent the kind of deadly shooting incidents that has been happening in the country killing innocent people, including children.

Feb 05, 2013, 08:51 AM IST

Obama meets city mayors on gun violence

US President Barack Obama met mayors of three towns as part of his efforts to curb rampant gun violence in the country.

Jan 28, 2013, 21:12 PM IST

Biden gives Obama proposals to prevent gun violence

US President Barack Obama said Vice President Joe Biden has provided him proposals on how to prevent gun violence, and that he plans to present the details to the American people later this week.

Jan 15, 2013, 00:21 AM IST