National Rifles Association

  • Sign contract, get salary on monthly basis: SAI to coaches 21-01-2014 09:04 PM

    New Delhi: Putting the blame on unhappy shooting coaches, the SAI on Tuesday 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. SAI has now set a February 1 deadline for protesting coaches...
  • NRAI suspends Indian shooter for misbehaving with Italian woman 19-09-2013 10:36 PM

    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...
  • Exclusive: Have shooters let India down? 18-07-2013 07:46 PM

    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? CNN-IBN 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 sexually-harassed shooter 23-06-2013 03:29 PM

    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...
  • Abhinav Bindra's name recommended for Bharat Ratna 13-05-2013 06:27 PM

    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 30-year-old reserved marksman from Zirakpur, Punjab scripted...
  • Raninder Singh re-elected NRAI president 06-04-2013 03:20 PM

    New Delhi: Raninder Singh was on Saturday re-elected unopposed as the president of the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) for a four-year 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...
  • NRA calls Obama 'elitist hypocrite' 16-01-2013 12:56 PM

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  • US: Obama sets Jan deadline for gun proposals 19-12-2012 11:54 PM

    Washington: Spurred by a horrific elementary school shooting, President Barack Obama tasked his administration Wednesday with creating concrete proposals to reduce the gun violence that has plagued the country. "This time, the words need to lead to action," said Obama, who set a January deadline for the recommendations. He tasked...
  • Read: List of US politicians donating to gun group NRA 15-12-2012 01:11 PM

    New Delhi: Gun control laws in the United States have come under fire after the mass killing on Friday at a Connecticut school, putting renewed pressure on US President Barack Obama and other Democrats to address the easy availability of firearms. Just an hour after Obama tearfully said on national...
  • Olympic hero Bindra shot down by system 16-01-2010 04:02 PM

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