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Apr 19, 2018
IOA president Narinder Batra says calls for boycotting CWG 2022 over absence of shooting events 'bit too extreme'Batra said, "We will certainly pick up the issue of shooting not being there in the 2022 CWG but it does not start or end with not participating. A nation boycotting, I think ... a bit too extreme."
Apr 18, 2018
Jitu Rai backs NRAI call to boycott 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham if shooting is excludedAsked if he agrees with his parent body NRAI, who asked India to boycott the 2022 Games if shooting is not included as a discipline, Rai gave a defensive answer.
Apr 17, 2018
NRAI to urge sports ministry, IOA to boycott Commonwealth Games 2022 over exclusion of shootingNational Rifle Association of India (NRAI) chief Raninder Singh on Tuesday said that India should boycott the 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games (CWG) if the shooting discipline is not restored in the prestigious event.
Mar 25, 2018
Pope Francis urges young people to stand up for what they believe in, says 'you have it in you to shout'Pope Francis on Sunday urged young people not to allow themselves to be silenced and to stand up for what they believe in.
Mar 13, 2018
Donald Trump's multiple U-turns on gun control: From advocating minimum age for purchasing weapons to bowing to political realityNot two weeks ago, President Donald Trump wagged his finger at a Republican senator and scolded him for being "afraid of the NRA," declaring that he would stand up to the powerful gun lobby and finally get results on quelling gun violence following last month's Florida school shooting
Mar 10, 2018
Florida governor Rick Scott signs gun restrictions three weeks after Parkland high school attack; NRA files lawsuit to block lawFlorida governor Rick Scott signed a far-reaching school-safety bill Friday that places new restrictions on guns, cementing his state's break with the National Rifle Association and decades of Republican thinking on gun control in the aftermath of the Parkland high school attack
Mar 06, 2018
ISSF World Cup: Manu Bhaker wins 10m Air Pistol mixed team event with Om Prakash Mitharval for her second goldThe sensational Manu Bhaker, all of 16, shot her way to a second successive gold medal in a mixed team event as India consolidated their position at the top in the ISSF World Cup
Mar 05, 2018
ISSF World Cup: 16-year-old Manu Bhaker wins 10m Air Pistol gold; Ravi Kumar claims bronze in 10m Air RifleBhaker beat the host country's Alejandra Zavala with a 10.8 in the last shot of the 24 shot final, to come out on top with a score of 237.5.
Mar 03, 2018
Donald Trump's shifting stance on gun control leaves lawmakers befuddled, Washington baffledIn his quest to tackle gun violence, President Donald Trump has ricocheted between calling for tougher laws and declaring his fealty to the Second Amendment's right to bear arms, leaving a trail of befuddled lawmakers and advocates in his wake. One thing he still has not done: clearly outline his legislative priorities.
Mar 01, 2018
Donald Trump rues US lawmakers are 'too fearful' of National Rifle Association to take action against gun lawsPresident Donald Trump is accusing some lawmakers of being too fearful of the National Rifle Association (NRA) to take action on gun laws