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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

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

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

Capt Amarinder slams Jaitley for 'fraud notice' against his son

Former Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday dubbed the Enforcement Directorate summon issued against his son Raninder Singh for alleged violation of the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) as 'fraud notice' and said Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley can't get over his defeat in the 2014 general election.

Jun 06, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

ED summons Amrinder Singh's son in FEMA violation case

Enforcement Directorate (ED) has summoned Raninder Singh, son of former Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amrinder Singh, in connection with its probe against him for alleged forex contraventions and holding of untaxed foreign assets.

Jun 05, 2016, 23:17 PM IST

This leader in Congress is standing against dynasty politics

Punjab Congress chief Capt Amarinder Singh is aiming to “set an example” by not letting any member of his family members contest on a Congress ticket.

Dec 30, 2015, 13:22 PM IST

Black money: India seeks Swiss help in probe into Preneet Kaur, son bank a/c

As Indian tax authorities continue their probe into Swiss bank accounts of several citizens, Switzerland on Tuesday said India has sought assistance in the investigations into accounts allegedly held by former Congress minister Preneet Kaur and her son Raninder Singh.

Nov 24, 2015, 09:33 AM IST

Govt seeks assistance from Switzerland in probe of Swiss bank accounts of Preneet Kaur

The government has sought assistance from Switzerland in probe of Swiss bank accounts of Congress leader Preneet Kaur and her son Raninder Singh.

 

Nov 24, 2015, 09:23 AM 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

I never called Anjali Bhagwat or anybody a liar: NRAI President

National Rifle Association of India president Raninder Singh on Thursday rubbished reports that he called shooter Anjali Bhagwat a liar following her complaint against rifle coach Stanislav Lapidus, who was accused of seeking sexual favours from junior shooters.

Aug 20, 2015, 19:25 PM IST

We're expecting 4 Olympic quotas in Gabala World Cup: Raninder Singh

 NRAI President Raninder Singh said that he was hopeful of the Indian shooters winning "at least four Rio Olympic quota places" for the country in this year's first combined Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun ISSF World Cup starting in Gabala, Azerbaijan.

Aug 07, 2015, 19:40 PM IST

Government approves NRAI's proposal for coaches

The government has approved the National Rifle Association of India's (NRAI) proposal to hire five specialised coaches for the junior teams, providing a fillip to the country's upcoming shooters.

May 19, 2015, 18:30 PM IST

Gagan Narang is powerhouse of Indian shooting: NRAI

 Gagan Narang has been dubbed the "powerhouse" of Indian shooting by the Nation Rifle Association of India (NRAI), a day after he earned the country its third Rio Olympics quota place in the sport with a bronze medal at the ISSF World Cup in Fort Benning, USA.

May 16, 2015, 17:29 PM IST

Rathore jr wins gold at Asian Shotgun Championships

 Manavaditya Rathore, son of Olympic silver medallist Rajyavardhan Rathore, today clinched the gold medal in junior men's trap at the 4th Asian Shotgun Championships here on Tuesday.

Nov 04, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

Indian shooting has gone beyond iconic names: NRAI chief

Awarded the rare 'Diploma of Honour' by the International Shooting Sport Federation, NRAI president Raninder Singh says shooting in India has gone beyond iconic names, giving him hopes of achieving a top-five finish in the discipline at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Oct 08, 2014, 16:16 PM IST

In-form Jitu Rai becomes world`s No.1 pistol shooter

After winning three medals in the ISSF World Cups in Munich and Slovenia recently, in-form Indian shooter Jitu Rai today achieved the world`s number one ranking in air pistol event.

Jul 01, 2014, 19:06 PM IST

Sign contract, get salary on monthly basis: SAI to coaches

Putting the blame on unhappy shooting coaches, the SAI today said they were being paid on pro-rata basis since they have not signed the contract with them which was mandatory for getting salary on monthly basis.

Jan 21, 2014, 20:56 PM IST

NRAI President asked to leave IOA meeting due to pending court case

The IOA`s General Body Meeting was witness to some drama when the National Rifles Association of India President Raninder Singh was asked to leave the meeting

Aug 25, 2013, 14:37 PM IST

Nanjappa`s career not threatened by paralytic attack: NRAI

Indian shooter Prakash Nanjappa`s tryst with the sport will not end with a lone World Cup bronze medal as the 37-year-old is recovering well.

Jul 08, 2013, 16:26 PM IST