Shooting

First Panamerican Shooting Championship postponed due to coronavirus

The first Panamerican Shooting Championship was slated to be held from May 8 to May 17 in Lima, Peru.

Mar 28, 2020, 15:44 PM IST

European shooting Olympic qualifier cancelled: ISSF

The European Shotgun Championship and European Rifle/Pistol Qualification Championship for the 2020 Olympics have been cancelled, the International Shooting Sport Federation said on Friday.

Mar 27, 2020, 18:17 PM IST

List of sports events postponed amid COVID-19 outbreak globally

According to Microsoft Bing Novel Coronavirus cases, there were around 2,00,071 positive cases of coronavirus in the world by Wednesday (March 18, 2020) afternoon. Whereas around 8,009 people have died due to the COVID-19.

 

Mar 18, 2020, 15:54 PM IST

Shooter Apurvi Chandela strikes gold in 10m air rifle event at Meyton Cup

Chandela shot a score of 251.4 to take the top medal in the event.

Jan 21, 2020, 18:18 PM IST

Gunman attacks Russian security service HQ in Moscow, kills employee

A gunman opened fire on the headquarters of Russia`s FSB security service in central Moscow on Thursday evening in a rare shooting incident that the FSB said had left at least one of its employees dead.

Dec 19, 2019, 23:58 PM IST

Six dead, including a cop and 2 suspects, in hours-long shootout in New Jersey

The two suspects killed acted alone, Jersey City Police Chief Michael Kelly told a news conference hours later in the state's second-largest city, which sits directly across the Hudson River from Manhattan. The two gunmen and three civilian victims were pronounced dead inside the JC Kosher Supermarket. The slain police detective was fatally wounded near a cemetery about a mile away where the shooting apparently started when he tried to intercept one of the suspects.

Dec 11, 2019, 06:38 AM IST

South Asian Games 2019: India takes medal tally to 132

The contingent managed to win eight medals in athletics to take their tally to 132.

Dec 06, 2019, 15:48 PM IST

Three injured in shooting at US military base in Hawaii

In a social media post, the US military base said that the JBPHH security forces have responded to a reported shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.

Dec 05, 2019, 07:37 AM IST

ISSF World Cup: Elavenil Valarivan, Divyansh Panwar win gold medals in 10m air rifle event

Elavenil Valarivan and Divyansh Singh Panwar added two gold medals to India's tally at the ongoing ISSF World Cup Final after clinching the top honours in their respective 10m Air Rifle event on Thursday.

Nov 21, 2019, 18:05 PM IST

ISSF World Cup: India's Manu Bhaker shoots gold with world record score

The 17-year-old achieved the feat by posting a score of 244.7 in the final of the women's 10m air pistol event of the tournament. 

Nov 21, 2019, 10:29 AM IST

Three dead in shooting at Walmart in Oklahoma: United States police

Three people were shot at an Oklahoma Walmart on Monday, a spokeswoman for the Duncan Police Department said.

Nov 18, 2019, 22:25 PM IST

Three killed, nine injured in shooting at California in US

Police officials said that all the victims were adults and some of the injured are in critical condition.

Oct 30, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

United States: 4 killed in shooting at bar in Kansas City

Four people were killed and five others sustained injuries in a shooting incident at a bar in Kansas City, Missouri, on Sunday morning, police said.

Oct 06, 2019, 16:50 PM IST

Shooter Ankur Mittal lashes out at lack of facilities in Karni Singh shooting range

Mittal had won a gold medal in Double Trap event at 2018 ISSF World Shooting Championships at Changwon, South Korea. 

Sep 19, 2019, 17:26 PM IST

Four members of Indian-origin family shot dead in US

The deceased were identified as Chandrasekhar Sunkara, 44; Lavanya Sunkara, 41; and two boys, ages 15 and 10.

Jun 17, 2019, 06:53 AM IST

One killed, 2 injured in shooting inside California wholesale store

One person was killed and two others sustained injuries in a shooting incident in the US city of Corona on Friday night. The incident took place at a wholesale store in Southern California.

Jun 16, 2019, 06:28 AM IST

Two RJD leaders shot at in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

Two local Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders were shot at by two unknown assailants in Kanti police station area in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district on Thursday. 

Jun 14, 2019, 09:41 AM IST

Shooter kills four in Australian city of Darwin

Kershaw said a 45-year-old man, who was known to police, had been taken into custody within an hour of the first shots being reported in the northern city.

Jun 05, 2019, 07:47 AM IST

Shooting at Virginia Beach municipal centre leaves 11 dead, including suspect

Chief James Cervera said the precise circumstances of the shooting in the coastal resort city remained under investigation.

Jun 01, 2019, 05:59 AM IST

ISSF World Cup: Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary strike gold in 10m air pistol mixed team event

The Indian duo defeated the Ukraine pair of  Olena Kostevych and Oleh Omelchuk in the summit showdown of 10m air pistol mixed team event to take the top honours.

May 30, 2019, 20:13 PM IST