Shot Dead

  • Suspected criminal shot at by a man over personal enmity August 20, 2014

    A suspected criminal was allegedly shot at by a man over an old personal enmity in Dausa district in Jaipur, police said on Wednesday. 28-year-old Sagar Meena was caught by one Santosh Meena and five others over some old personal enmity in the Amberkar Nagar area in Jaipur on Tuesday night....
  • US: Unrest in St Louis after fatal shooting of unarmed black teen August 12, 2014

    Ferguson: A black teenager who was fatally shot by a police officer had his hands raised when the officer approached with his weapon drawn and fired repeatedly, according to two men who said they witnessed the shooting that sparked two nights of unrest in suburban St Louis. The FBI opened an...
  • BJP leader Vijay Pandit shot dead in Greater Noida June 7, 2014

    Greater Noida: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Vijay Pandit was shot dead by some unidentified men in Greater Noida on Saturday. The men came on a motorcycle and fired five bullets at him and the leader died on the spot. BJP workers have been protesting on the spot and have set many vehicles...
  • Delhi: 3 members of family shot dead over parking lot dispute February 17, 2014

    Delhi: Three members of a family were shot dead in the national capital over a long-running parking lot dispute. The incident took place on Saturday night in the Badarpur area of South Delhi. Amit Mishra, 24-year-old, was the first to be shot. After hearing the gunshots, his parents Om Prakash and...
  • Unidentified assailants shoot chief priest dead in Puredaal February 7, 2014

    A chief priest of a temple in Ayodhya was on Friday shot dead by some unidentified assailants in Puredaal village in Gonda, police said. Ramdev Das (77) of "Ayaram Akhara" of Ayodhya, who had come in Gonda on Thursday along with his disciples to take part in a religious programme in Jhalidham Mandir...
  • Uneasy calm in Assam, 15 people dead in a month January 13, 2014

    Guwahati: An uneasy calm prevails in Assam, especially in the Karbi Anglong district where clashes between Karbi and Naga terrorists have left at least 15 people dead in the past month. On December 28, nine youth belonging to the Karbi community were abducted, blindfolded, their hands tied and all of them...
  • Panchayat member shot dead by unidentified assailants December 30, 2013

    A panchayat member was allegedly shot dead by unidentified persons in Dullahpur area, police said here on Monday. Anand Bihari Yadav (35) was shot dead when he was returning from the market on Sunday evening, they said, adding a case has been lodged in this regard. ...
  • Man shot dead by unidentified assailant over 'old enmity' September 16, 2013

    A man was shot dead by an unidentified man in Maharajganj area of Azamgarh district on Monday, a senior officer said . Devnath Yadav (20) was shot dead late last night while he was sleeping in the courtyard of his house in Turk Chara village, Additional Superintendent of Police K K...
  • 2 ITBP jawans 'on a pleasure trip' to red light area shot dead September 9, 2013

    Two ITBP jawans were shot dead in a red light area of Allahabad where they had allegedly picked up a fight with some touts, a police spokesman said on Monday. Anoop Singh and Lalmani Thakur, posted at the ITBP's 18th battalion on the outskirts of the city, were shot dead by...
  • Afghanistan: Indian Embassy issues warning after Sushmita's murder September 6, 2013

    Kabul: The Indian Embassy in Kabul has issued a general warning to all Indians settled in Afghanistan after Indian author Sushmita Banerjee was shot dead on Thursday. "According to family wishes, the writer has been buried in Afghanistan as she was married and settled there. The embassy has issued a...
  • Pune: Anti-superstition activist Dr Narendra Dabholkar shot dead August 20, 2013

    Pune: Leading anti-superstition activist Dr Narendra Dabholkar was shot dead in Pune on Tuesday morning. Dabholkar was shot dead while on a morning walk near the Omkareshwar temple. Dabholkar was the editor of a weekly titled Sadhana. Initial reports suggest that four rounds were fired and he succumbed to bullet injuries...
  • Indian national shot dead in Philippines August 10, 2013

    Singapore: An Indian national from Punjab has become the latest casualty in a spate of shootings in Davao City of the Philippines, according to a media report On Saturday. Ramandeep Singh Gill, 30, a resident of Matina Aplaya in the Philippines and a native of Punjab, was gunned down by unidentified armed...
  • Delhi: 17-year-old girl critically injured after being shot at by 2 men August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: A 17-year-old girl was is critical after she was shot by two unidentified men on Tuesday night in the Dakshinpuri area of Delhi. According to the police, the minor girl, who received a bullet injury in her neck, has been rushed to the AIIMS trauma centre where her...
  • UP: Former BSP MLA, two aides shot dead in Azamgarh, protests erupt July 19, 2013

    Azamgarh: Former Bahujan Samajwadi Party MLA Sarvesh Kumar Singh alias Sipu and his two aides were shot dead on Friday by two unknown assailants in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. Soon after he was shot dead, his supporters started protesting against the state government and also set several vehicles on fire in the...
  • UP: Former BSP MLA shot dead in Azamgarh by unknown assailants July 19, 2013

    Former Bahujan Samajwadi Party MLA Sarvesh Kumar Singh alias Sipu was shot dead on Friday by three unknown assailants in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. Soon after he was shot dead, his supporters started protesting against the state government and also set several vehicles on fire in the city. ...
  • UP: Former BSP MLA shot dead, protests erupt July 19, 2013

    Azamgarh: Former Bahujan Samajwadi Party MLA Sarvesh Kumar Singh alias Sipu was shot dead on Friday by three unknown assailants in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh. Soon after he was shot dead, his supporters started protesting against the state government and also set several vehicles on fire in the city. The BSP leader was...
  • Army orders inquiry over killing of two youths in J&K July 1, 2013

    Srinagar: The Army has ordered an inquiry in the alleged killing of two youths in Sumbal in Bandipora district of Kashmir. The police has also registered a murder case. Major Gen RR Nimborker, GOC Victor Forces, said, "We deeply mourn their demise. You and I want to convey our deep condolences...
  • Delhi: 51-year-old businessman shot dead by 4 men June 30, 2013

    New Delhi: A 51-year-old businessman was shot at by four men at a vegetable market here in south Delhi, police said on Sunday. Police said that Manohar Lal, a potato wholeseller, was shot at outside his shop in Mehrauli by Chandan. A bullet grazed 52-year-old Lal's shoulder. Lal caught Chandan while three...
  • Srinagar: 2 policemen shot dead by alleged terrorists June 22, 2013

    Srinagar: Two policemen were shot dead by alleged terrorists at Lal Chowk in Srinagar on Saturday. One of them was killed in the firing incident while the other succumbed to his grievous injuries at the hospital. The duo were patrolling in the area. More details awaited ...
  • South Delhi murder: Accused killed girl for ignoring him May 11, 2013

    New Delhi: The youth, who allegedly shot dead a teenaged girl in her south Delhi home, was enraged at her for ignoring him after she came to know that he was a sweeper and a school dropout, police said on Saturday. Sakshi was shot dead by Subhash, a distant relative...
  • US: 5-year-old boy shoots and kills his 2-year-old sister May 2, 2013

    Chicago: In a shocking incident, a 5-year-old toddler in the US accidentally shot and killed his 2-year-old sister with a rifle that was given to him as a gift. The shooting happened on Tuesday afternoon inside a home on Lawson's Bottom Road, near Burkesville, Kentucky. The State Medical Examiner's Office in...
  • Haryana: Class 10 student shot dead by his classmates April 29, 2013

    Rohtak: A teenage school student was shot dead allegedly by his classmates in a town in this Haryana district on Sunday, police said. A mob later went on a rampage setting a car on fire and vandalising the house of an accused. Nitin, 15-year-old Class 10 student, was allegedly shot...
  • Haryana: Teenage school boy shot dead by classmates April 29, 2013

    Rohtak: A teenaged school student was shot dead allegedly by his classmates in a town in this Haryana district on Sunday, police said. A mob later went on a rampage setting a car on fire and vandalising the house of an accused. Nitin, 15-year-old Class 10 student, was allegedly shot...
  • SP leader Chaman Bhati shot dead in his Greater Noida home April 25, 2013

    Greater Noida: Samajwadi Party national executive member Chaman Bhati was shot dead by assailants in Dabra village in Greater Noida, triggering protests by villagers who demanded arrest of the killers. The assailants scaled the boundary wall of the house of 35-year-old Bhati on Wednesday and killed him. The attack came...
  • Nagpur: Youth shot dead for protecting female friend April 18, 2013

    Nagpur: A 23-year-old boy was shot dead by two unidentified persons in Nagpur on Wednesday evening after he confronted them for allegedly misbehaving with his female friend. Roshan Samreet died after he was admitted to a hospital in a critical state. According to an eyewitness account the unidentified persons allegedly...
  • Student leader gunned down by motor-cycle borne assailants March 31, 2013

    Jind: A student leader was allgedly shot dead on Saturday by two motor-cycle borne unidentified assailants over an old rivalry near the Badanpur village in Jind, police said. Dohanakheda resident Pradeep along with his father Chandra Singh and friend Kudlip was returning to his village in a car when two...
  • Delhi: Man shot dead after spat with friends on Holi March 29, 2013

    New Delhi: A 25-year-old man was shot dead outside his house by one of the four drunken persons he was playing Holi with, police said on Thursday. The incident occurred in Kalyanpuri in east Delhi on Wednesday when four friends of the victim, Rahul, came to his house to play Holi....
  • Delhi: 25-year-old woman shot dead, accused nabbed February 24, 2013

    New Delhi: A 25-year-old woman was shot dead in south Delhi's Sarai Kale Khan area on Sunday night in front of her husband. Police said the accused, who was known to the victim, has been detained. "The main accused has been detained by the police. He hails from Saharsa in Bihar....
  • Mumbai builder murder: 'Ex-policeman confesses to crime' February 17, 2013

    Mumbai: In a major breakthrough in Navi Mumbai builder Sunil Kumar Loharia's murder case, the police on Sunday said that retired policeman Samuel Amolik has confessed to his crime. "We have arrested Amolik and he has confessed to the crime. In December, both had an altercation at a traffic signal where...
  • Mumbai builder murder case: Ex-police officer arrested February 17, 2013

    Mumbai: A former police officer was arrested on Sunday and remanded to police custody for his alleged role in the murder of Navi Mumbai builder Sunil Kumar Loharia on Saturday. Loharia was shot dead by two persons on Saturday and the murder was caught on a CCTV camera. Amolik, an 'encounter...