NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF INDIA

  • Sign contract, get salary on monthly basis: SAI to coaches January 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Putting the blame on unhappy shooting coaches, the SAI on Tuesday said they were being paid on prorata basis since they have not signed the contract with them which was mandatory for getting salary on monthly basis. SAI has now set a February 1 deadline for protesting coaches to...
  • NRAI suspends Indian shooter for misbehaving with Italian woman September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: A junior shooter has been suspended by the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) for misbehaving with a woman in the hotel staff during a training camp in Italy recently. The 17-year old, who was preparing for the ongoing World Shotgun Championships in Lima, Peru, along with his team-mates,...
  • Exclusive: Have shooters let India down? July 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Be it the Olympics, Asian games or Commonwealth Games, India's shooters have always delivered. But has that success come at a cost? CNNIBN has learnt that on more than one occasion, the reputation of the Indian flag has taken a hit. Shooting has been India's most successful sport...
  • Sports ministry backs sexuallyharassed shooter June 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Stringent action will be taken against anyone found guilty of sexual harassment, in the wake of a lady shooter alleging that her team members harassed her recently, the sports ministry reiterated Sunday. A lady shooter, selected to participate for a trap event in the international junior shooting competition at...
  • Abhinav Bindra's name recommended for Bharat Ratna May 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The only Indian to win an individual gold medal in Olympics, shooter Abhinav Bindra, has been recommended for the Bharat Ratna the country's highest civilian honour by the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI). On August 11, 2008, the 30yearold reserved marksman from Zirakpur, Punjab scripted history...
  • Raninder Singh reelected NRAI president April 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Raninder Singh was on Saturday reelected unopposed as the president of the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) for a fouryear term. This is Raninder's second term in office. He was first elected president of the NRAI in December 2010 when he defeated Shyam Singh Yadav by a...
  • Olympics: Kumar, Narang to be given cash awards August 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) on Wednesday, announced cash awards of Rs 20 lakh to London Olympics silver medallist Vijay Kumar and Rs 15 lakh to bronze winner Gagan Narang for bringing laurels to the country in the mega event. While Kumar clinched a silver in the...
  • Olympic hero Bindra shot down by system January 16, 2010

    New Delhi: Olympic gold medal winning shooter Abhinav Bindra feels frustrated and has threatened to quit the game because the national body has hurt and misled him. Bindra, who won India's first individual Olympic gold in the 10m air rifle event in Beijing, has been training abroad for this year's Commonwealth...