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May 22, 2018
Srinivas Kuchibhotla murder: Gunman who killed Indian techie at Kansas bar pleads guilty, quantum of sentence scheduled for 2 JulyA Kansas man who shot and killed an Indian software engineer and injured two others in February 2017 pleaded guilty on Monday in federal court to a hate crime and firearm charges, the justice department said.
May 21, 2018
Texas school shooting: Spurned advances provoked incident at Santa Fe high school, claims victim's motherA teenage boy charged with fatally shooting eight students and two teachers during a gun rampage at a Houston area high school had been spurned by one of his victims after making aggressive advances, her mother told a newspaper.
May 06, 2018
Donald Trump brings up Paris terror strike, UK knife attacks in support of gun law at NRA convention; speech irks FranceFrance has condemned remarks by US president Donald Trump about the 2015 attacks in Paris and called on him to show respect for the victims of the worst bloodshed on French soil since World War II.
May 05, 2018
US president Donald Trump praises National Rifle Association, calls group 'truly great organisation'Taking a break from the escalating pressures of the Russia probe and the Stormy Daniels case, US president Donald Trump returned to his supporters at the National Rifle Association's annual convention on Friday.
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