SHOOTING

  • Police shoots 12-year-old boy in US, mistakes fake gun for a real one November 24, 2014

    The police shot a 12-year-old boy from Cleveland in the US. The police say they mistook the fake gun he was carrying for a real one. Sadly the boy succumbed to his injuries. ...
  • Shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu targets Olympic quota October 31, 2014

    Manavjit shot a top class 123/125 in qualifying, shot 15/15 in the semis, yet missed out on a podium finish after finishing 4th....
  • 32-year-old Canadian attacks Parliament, shot down by forces October 23, 2014

    The suspect in the attack on Canada Parliament that put the country on high alert has been identified as 32-year-old native Michael Zehaf-Bibao. ...
  • Asian Games: Indian men's compound archery team returns home October 3, 2014

    Indian archers clinched a historic gold by beating favourites Korea 227-224 in the compound men's team archery at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon. ...
  • Asian Games: Abhinav Bindra signs off with bronze double September 23, 2014

    Indian shooting ace Abhinav Bindra bid adieu to Asian Games by clinching the individual bronze medal in men's 10-m air rifle event. ...
  • Asian Games: Abhinav Bindra ends on a high with a bronze September 23, 2014

    Bindra claimed his first Asian Games individual medal by winning the bronze in the men's 10 metre air rifle event at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range. ...
  • Asian Games 2014: Are Indian shooters fatigued? September 22, 2014

    India's ace shooter Ronjan Sodhi feels that the Indian contingent at the Asian Games is a bit young and inexperienced and that could be a reason behind their lack of individual medals. ...
  • Asian Games 2014: Jitu Rai finishes 5th in 10m Air Pistol Final September 21, 2014

    After winning gold in 50m Air Pistol on Saturday, Jitu Rai failed to complete a double finishing fifth in the 10m Air Pistol Final. ...
  • Go for Glory: Amazing run for Jitu Rai in one year, says Ronjan Sodhi September 20, 2014

    On day one at the Asiad, India started on a positive note as shooters Jitu Rai and Shweta Chaudhry bagged gold and bronze medals respectively. ...
  • Asian Games: Shweta Chaudhry wins bronze in women's 10m air pistol September 20, 2014

    Shweta gave India their first medal on the opening day action of the 17th Asian Games after the Faridabad girl clinched bronze in the Women 10m Air Pistol Final. ...
  • Go for Glory: Shooters expected to lead medal haul in Incheon September 19, 2014

    They were mostly off the mark in the recent World Championships but Indian shooters will nonetheless be expected to deliver a bagful of medals when the event kickstarts in the Asian Games. ...
  • Shooter Jitu Rai upbeat to win a medal at Asian Games 2014 September 16, 2014

    Rai won the silver medal in the men's 50m pistol at the Shooting World Championship in Spain last week and became the first Indian to win a qualifying spot for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. ...
  • Shooter Jitu Rai wins silver at World Championship, books Olympic berth September 9, 2014

    Jitu became the first Indian shooter to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics after bagging a quota place with an impressive silver medalfinish at the World Championships. ...
  • Manavjit Singh Sandhu aims for glory at the World Championships August 26, 2014

    Manavjit, the 2006 World Champion is one of India's best bets for the event, having shot impressively throughout the season. ...
  • Indian shooters aim for Olympic quota August 22, 2014

    Olympic quota is my main aim at the World Championships and if I finish top 6 then I can bag a spot, says Indian shooter Jitu Rai. ...
  • CNNIBN's Digvijay Singh Deo takes the ice bucket challenge August 21, 2014

    The CNNIBN's sports editor went on to nominate ace shooter Abhinav Bindra, boxer Mary Kom and the India men's hockey team to take the ALS challenge. ...
  • CWG 2014: India end on a high, finish 5th with 64 medals August 4, 2014

    CNNIBN's panel of experts discuss the performance of India's sportspersons in recently concluded Commonwealth Games where Indian won 64 medals. ...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shooters shine yet again August 1, 2014

    The gold medals were hard to come by this time but Indian shooters were nonetheless mostly on target as they reaped a rich harvest of 17 medals in the Commonwealth Games. ...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shooters get a rousing welcome on their return August 1, 2014

    Indian shooters landed in Delhi on Friday after finishing a successful campaign at the Commonwealth Games 2014, Glasgow. ...
  • CWG 2014: Shooter Ayonika Paul eyes World Championships after Glasgow glory July 29, 2014

    Indian shooter Ayonika Paul won silver medal in the 10m Air Rifle event in Glasgow. ...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shooters' domination continues with Jitu Rai's gold July 28, 2014

    Ace Indian shooter Ronjan Sodhi reflects on Jitu Rai's gold in 50m air pistol event, which took India to the No. 4 spot on the CWG medals tally. ...
  • CWG 2014: Jitu Rai wins gold in 50m pistol July 28, 2014

    Shooters Jitu Rai and Gurpal Singh clinched the men's 50metre pistol gold and silver respectively to take India to No. 4 in the medals tally. ...
  • Abhinav Bindra returns home after CWG glory July 28, 2014

    Abhinav Bindra made his swansong appearance at the Commonwealth Games a memorable one as the star Indian shooter won the battle of nerves in a gripping competition to bag the 10m Air Rifle gold medal, which has eluded him in the previous four attempts ...
  • CWG 2014: Apurvi Chandela wins gold in shooting July 27, 2014

    Apurvi Chandela gave a stunning exhibition of skill and concentration to clinch a gold medal while Ayonika Paul and Prakash Nanjappa claimed a silver. ...
  • CWG 2014: Abhinav Bindra clinches gold in 10m air rifle July 25, 2014

    India's shooting ace Abhinav Bindra stole the limelight by clinching a gold medal on the second day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games on Friday. ...
  • US: Ukraine does not have the capability to shoot down MH17 July 19, 2014

    In an interview with CNNIBN, US says that the surface to air missile which brought the Malyasian airliner down couldn't have been Ukrainian as the country does not have such capability. Washington also says that Ukraine doesn't have the capability to shoot down a plane like this. ...
  • Gunman kills one in new US school shooting June 11, 2014

    One school student was killed after an unidentified shooter opened fire in a high school near Oregon in the United States. A gunman walked into an Oregon high school and fatally shot a student on Tuesday before authorities found him dead a short time later. ...
  • Former shooter Moraad Ali turns film producer April 26, 2014

    The Arjuna Awardwinning shooter will venture into Bollywood, with his son as director of the film about two sportspersons. ...
  • Heena Sidhu happy but doesn't want to stop April 11, 2014

    By virtue of consistent performances, shooter Heena Sidhu has become world No.1 in the 10 metres air pistol event. ...
  • Randhir Singh the man to watch at the Indian Shotgun Open March 1, 2014

    The 67-year-old shooter Randhir Singh performed at the Indian Shotgun Open at the Dr. Karni Singh Range, Tughlakabad. ...