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  • US Rapper and reality TV star Benzino shot, injured during his mother's funeral 31-03-2014 11:00 AM

    Boston: Reality television star and rapper Benzino was shot and wounded, allegedly by his nephew, during the funeral procession for his mother outside Boston, authorities said on Sunday. Benzino, star of the VH1 show "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta," was driving in the procession on Route 3 on Saturday when...
  • Photos: 19 incredible shot glasses that you can also eat 07-03-2014 10:24 AM

    These shot glasses will literally blow your mind. Our favourite is the milk and cookie shot. But the strawberry-jelo shot glass is rather cute too. ...
  • Man wears 'Breaking Bad' shirt after meth arrest 27-02-2014 12:49 PM

    Chicago: A suburban Chicago man accused of operating a methamphetamine lab appears in his booking photo wearing a T-shirt from the television show 'Breaking Bad.' Daniel Kowalski's mug shot shows him wearing a T-shirt for the fictional Los Pollos Hermanos chicken restaurant depicted in the AMC show about a methamphetamine...
  • Tata Motors executive shot dead by unidentified assailants 23-02-2014 08:01 AM

    An executive officer of country's leading automobile company Tata Motors was shot dead by unidentified attackers at Nildih under Telco police station here on Saturday. The victim, Brajesh Sahay, Assistant General Manager (AGM), TML Driveline of Tata Motors, was returning home from office in his car when the attackers opened...
  • Veer campaign: Indian paralympian Amit Kumar unleashes his true potential 20-02-2014 08:31 AM

    In India hardly 1 per cent of the physically challenged people are employed, but there are some who have overcome their disability through sheer courage and determination. Indian paralympian Amit Kumar Saroha is one such person who has unleashed his true potential. On September 21, 2007 Saroha met with an...
  • Delhi: 3 members of family shot dead over parking lot dispute 17-02-2014 08:25 AM

    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...
  • Shot putter Om Prakash wins gold at Asian Indoor Athletics 16-02-2014 11:34 PM

    New Delhi: Shot putter Om Prakash Singh Karhana On Sunday gave the lone gold to India in the 6th Asian Indoor Athletics Championships as he won the gold medal on the second and final day of the event at Hangzhou, China. Om Prakash threw the iron ball to a distance...
  • Unidentified assailants shoot chief priest dead in Puredaal 07-02-2014 08:41 PM

    A chief priest of a temple in Ayodhyawas 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 Gondaon Thursday along with his disciples to take part in a religious programme in Jhalidham...
  • West Bengal: TMC leader shot at allegedly by miscreants 05-02-2014 12:03 AM

    Tamluk: Trinamool Congress leader and deputy pradhan of Nandigram Block II of East Midnapore district Samar Maiti was shot at allegedly by miscreants on Tuesday night, police said. Maiti was returning home from the local market when miscreants fired at him. He was immediately rushed to the Tamluk Hospital. The...
  • Thailand: Shots fired as PM meets election body, warns of chaos 28-01-2014 05:36 PM

    Shots were fired at a Thai army facility where the prime minister was meeting on Tuesday and two people were hurt, an anti-government protest leader said. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra was meeting the Election Commission at an army complex to try to settle on a date for a general election....
  • Photo: Here's definitive proof that Justin Bieber is the king of police mug shots 24-01-2014 02:24 PM

    Canadian teen pop singer Justin Bieber is shown in a combo of booking photos provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department in Miami, Florida on January 23, 2014. Bieber was arrested in south Florida early Thursday on a drunk driving charge after he was caught drag racing on a...
  • Uneasy calm in Assam, 15 people dead in a month 13-01-2014 10:21 AM

    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...
  • Former Miss Venezuela shot dead by robbers 08-01-2014 11:26 AM

    A popular soap-opera actress and former Miss Venezuela, 29-year-old Monica Spear surely could have afforded to vacation elsewhere. Yet she and her ex-husband, who worked in the travel industry, spent New Year's in the mountains of western Venezuela with their 5-year-old daughter then visited the plains of Apure state. On...
  • Panchayat member shot dead by unidentified assailants 30-12-2013 12:00 PM

    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. ...
  • Tom Cruise returns to 'Jack Reacher' sequel 10-12-2013 03:52 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood star Tom Cruise is all set to reprise his role of ex-military police officer 'Jack Reacher' in the sequel to last year's movie of the same name. The movie was based on the novel 'One Shot' (2005) by British author Lee Child, who has used the titular...
  • Sisters of woman killed question police action in US Capitol car chase 05-10-2013 10:37 AM

    New York: A sister of the Connecticut woman shot to death by police in Washington after trying to ram her car through a White House barrier says there were no indications that her sister was unstable. Miriam Carey's sister Amy Carey-Jones said Friday that her sister "seemed OK" the last...
  • Church torched, one shot at in Kenya's Mombasa 04-10-2013 05:46 PM

    Nairobi: A church was torched and a protester shot at in Kenya's coastal city of Mombasa Friday in the wake of the killing of an influential Muslim cleric, Sheikh Ibrahim Rogo, and three others the previous day. Muslim youths set ablaze a Salvation Army church in Majengo, Mombasa, to protest...
  • Man shot dead by unidentified assailant over 'old enmity' 16-09-2013 11:55 AM

    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...
  • Policeman shot by criminal in UP 12-09-2013 11:28 AM

    A policeman was shot at and seriously injured by a criminal, who later attempted to commit suicide in Dakshin area, a senior officer said in Firozabad on Thursday. Policeman Sachin Yadav was shot at by history sheeter Pramod alias Minna Chaudhary late Wednesday night, circle officer Rakesh Singh said. Fearing...
  • 2 ITBP jawans 'on a pleasure trip' to red light area shot dead 09-09-2013 01:36 PM

    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...
  • Afghanistan: Indian Embassy issues warning after Sushmita's murder 06-09-2013 08:34 AM

    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 20-08-2013 09:52 AM

    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...
  • David Storl wins men's shot put at World Championship 16-08-2013 11:07 PM

    Moscow: David Storl of Germany retained his title in the men's shot put Friday at the world championships. Storl's winning throw of 21.73 meters was first flagged for a foul but later reinstated. Ryan Whiting of the United States, the season's top performer, took silver with a toss of 21.57...
  • TMC worker shot dead at Burdhman 16-08-2013 06:42 PM

    A Trinamool Congress activist was shot dead and his uncle injured allegedly by motorcycle-borne men in West Bengal's Burdhman district on Friday. The 27-year-old activist, Kasim Khaji, was returning on a motorcycle with his uncle when he was shot from close range at Mongol Nawpara under Bhatar police station, police...
  • Valerie Adams wins 4th women's shot put gold at World Championships 12-08-2013 11:06 PM

    Moscow: Valerie Adams became the first woman to win four straight individual world titles on Monday, winning the women's shot put at the world championships. The Olympic champion from New Zealand won with a toss of 20.88 meters. She has now won 38 straight events and has won every major...
  • Indian national shot dead in Philippines 10-08-2013 07:02 PM

    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...
  • Jawan shoots colleague dead by mistake 10-08-2013 06:15 PM

    Itanagar: A jawan of the 4th India Reserve Battalion (IRBn) died on the spot when his friend fired at him mistaking him as a bear when they went for hunting at Seijosa in East Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh, the police said on Saturday. The incident occurred last night when...
  • Delhi: 17-year-old girl critically injured after being shot at by 2 men 07-08-2013 11:58 AM

    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...
  • Belarus shot putter stripped of four medals for doping 02-08-2013 07:37 PM

    Minsk: Former world shot put champion Andrei Mikhnevich of Belarus has been stripped of four world championship medals by the IAAF for doping offences. Those medals include two silver from the 2006 and 2010 world indoor championships as well as two bronze from the 2007 and 2011 outdoor worlds, reports...
  • UP: Former BSP MLA, two aides shot dead in Azamgarh, protests erupt 19-07-2013 01:43 PM

    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...