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Raninder Singh becomes first Indian to be elected ISSF vice-president

Former trap shooter Raninder SIngh, 51, also heads the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI).

Dec 01, 2018, 11:42 AM IST

India should boycott 2022 CWG, says NRAI chief Raninder Singh

 National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) president Raninder Singh on Tuesday said the country must boycott the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham if shooting is not reinstated.

Apr 17, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

World No.1 shooters likely to get direct 2020 Tokyo Olympic entry

As per the proposed rule, quota place allocation will start from the 2018 ISSF World Championship to be held in Changwon, Korea from August 31 to September 14.

Nov 08, 2017, 19:19 PM IST

Govt, restaurants contest over 6% GST benefit

However, National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) has argued that government's latest move will hike prices by 6 percent to 8 percent. 

Oct 31, 2017, 08:27 AM IST

Abhinav Bindra lashes out at NRAI after shooters stranded at airport

Bindra said that the official team manager left the athletes "to fend for themselves".

May 09, 2017, 21:03 PM IST

India's nine-member team for Shotgun World Cup announced

NRAI announced the squad for the International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup second stage scheduled to be held in the Mexican city from March 17 to 27

Mar 09, 2017, 18:59 PM IST

NRAI felicitates Junior shooting World Cup medallists

The cash awards included Rs. 5000 for each gold medal winner in the team category, Rs. 3000 each for silver and Rs. 2000 each for bronze winners.

Nov 05, 2016, 19:55 PM IST

Asian Airgun Shooting Championship: Heena Sidhu pulls out of an event in Iran due to hijab compulsory rule

The championship is scheduled be held in Iran's capital Tehran in December.

Oct 29, 2016, 17:08 PM IST

Shooters, Federations, coaches not spared by Abhinav Bindra-led NRAI in review report on Rio debacle

The committee concluded that the consistent trickle of shooting medals since the 2004 Athens Games ended up making everyone involved in the sport complacent.

Oct 05, 2016, 18:45 PM IST

Abhinav Bindra submits Rio Olympics shooting review report, wants NRAI to make it public

The 2008 Beijing Games gold medallist and former world champion acknowledged the effort put in by other members of the committee.

Sep 30, 2016, 20:01 PM IST

Abhinav Bindra's Next target: Venture into business of Sports Science

After ruling the shooting range for more than a decade, Bindra, who will soon turn 34, hads set his sights on his new business venture.

Sep 04, 2016, 19:50 PM IST

Abhinav Bindra to head NRAI review committee on Rio debacle

The committee is expected to hold its first meeting on the August 30 or 31.

Aug 25, 2016, 18:13 PM IST

NRAI proposes setting up of panel to review Rio debacle

Indian shooters proved to be an epic failure in a disastrous Rio Olympic Games as the 12-member team, with the exception of Bindra, failed miserably to live up to the sky-high expectations.

Aug 24, 2016, 19:48 PM IST

After shooting contingent's Rio failure, Abhinav Bindra asked to head NRAI independent inquiry

Despite 12 shooters representing India, it was the veteran Bindra who came the closest to winning a medal.

Aug 17, 2016, 13:49 PM IST

Pathankot terror attack: Former India shooter Fateh Singh martyred

He won two medals -- gold and silver -- for India at the 1st Commonwealth Shooting Championship in New Delhi in 1995.

Jan 02, 2016, 21:51 PM IST

National Shooting Championship loses sheen as Abhinav Bindra pulls out

NRAI has made the National Championship the most important event in the calendar by keeping the scores achieved in the competition as the foundation for national selection.

Dec 02, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

India to host 2017 World Cup, NRAI aims for World C'ships

India will be hosting the combined shotgun/rifle/pistol World Cup in 2017 and based on the event's success, the NRAI will contemplate bidding for the 2018 prestigious World Championship, in which 70 Tokyo Olympic quota places will be up for grabs.

Sep 30, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

Talk less and let the shooters focus: India's pistol coach

 A firm believer of the saying 'silence is golden', India's pistol coach Smirnov Pavel doesn't mind a gag order being issued on the country's top shooters in his quest to help them prepare for the Rio Olympics in the best possible manner.

Sep 27, 2015, 15:49 PM IST

National level shooter Sippy Sidhu murdered

Sippy Sidhu, a national level shooter, was murdered and his bullet-riddled body was found in a park here, leaving the shooting fraternity shocked.

Sep 21, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Sexual harassment charges: NRAI rejects report on Stanislav Lapidus

Raninder Singh, president of National Rifle Association of India (NRAI), on Thursday rejected the report of athletes’ commission to terminate rifle coach Stanislav Lapidus' contract.

Sep 18, 2015, 10:49 AM IST