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Padma Rao Sundarji | It’s possible to control gun violence, even eradicate it

Attacks have certainly been on the rise across Europe

18 Mar 2023 12:24 AM

US teen shoots, kills all 5 members of his family; confesses to police

Three of the victims were found dead at the scene, a house in Alabama, and other two died later after being airlifted to a hospital.

04 Sep 2019 8:49 AM

Background checks would not have prevented recent gun violence: Trump

Trump made the remarks to reporters at the White House after returning to Washington from Camp David.

02 Sep 2019 10:05 AM

‘They pull the trigger’: Trump blames mass shootings on mentally ill

Trump is under pressure to curb gun violence following two mass shootings that killed dozens of people this month in Texas and Ohio.

16 Aug 2019 11:06 AM

Two killed in Houston freeway shooting

The police here said that they had initially received a call of an accident at 5:55 pm.

09 Aug 2019 4:59 PM


World's most dangerous place? Shootings prompt countries to warn about travel to US

The latest mass shootings have triggered a sharp role reversal, with three countries warning their citizens about risks of travelling to US.

09 Aug 2019 8:26 AM

20 dead as gunman opens fire at Walmart in Texas, 21-yr-old arrested for ‘hate crime’

It was the second fatal shooting in less than a week at a Walmart store in the US and comes after mass shooting in California last weekend.

04 Aug 2019 1:40 PM

New Zealand gun owners hand over weapons after mosque killings

Police Minister Stuart Nash said the objective was to 'remove the most dangerous weapons from circulation.'

13 Jul 2019 3:38 PM

Pak journalist shot dead over personal dispute in Karachi: Police

The Dawn quoted South DIG Sharjeel Kharal saying that Abbas' friends said he had a monetary dispute with someone.

10 Jul 2019 11:56 AM

Ex-Tehran mayor, 67, shoots 35-year-old wife in the heart, surrenders

Earlier on Tuesday, Iranian media reported that Mitra Najafi, who is one of Najafi’s two wives, had been killed in northern Tehran.

30 May 2019 9:59 AM


11 killed in bar shooting in Brazil; say officials

Gunmen killed at least 11 people in a bar in northern Brazil on Sunday, officials said.

20 May 2019 9:54 AM

Gunman kills five people in California, then himself: police

'We have six deceased, one is the suspect and five are victims,' said Lieutenant Mark said.

13 Sep 2018 10:33 AM

At least 4 killed, 40 injured within 7 hrs in night of Chicago gun violence

Police said gunmen targeted block party, a gathering after funeral, and other gatherings on a night where thousands gathered for concert.

06 Aug 2018 1:19 PM

Guns and violence in America & India: A study in contrasts

The respective constitutional positions of the two countries are totally opposite.

12 Jun 2018 3:40 AM

Guns tied to high suicide risk for teens with self-harm history

When youth did use guns to harm themselves, however, they were more than 35 times more likely to kill themselves .

21 Mar 2018 11:48 AM


12-year-old girl held after gun goes off in US middle school, 5 wounded

Authorities said they were trying to determine how the gun was brought on campus.

02 Feb 2018 11:41 AM

3 people were shot dead, 6 others injured in rare shooting incident: China

Officers were deployed after receiving reports that people were hit by apparent gun fire during a fight on Tuesday night in Chaozhou city.

22 Nov 2017 2:02 PM

US: Toddler shoots 9-year-old brother with hand gun, mother arrested

The woman was accused of child abuse for allegedly endangering her children.

22 Mar 2017 9:34 AM

Indian-origin man shot dead outside his home in US

The 43-year-old victim, identified as Harnish Patel, was shot dead while returning home from work.

04 Mar 2017 1:26 PM

Gunmen open fire at mosque in Canada's Quebec, 6 dead

A witness that up to 3 gunmen fired on about 40 people inside the Quebec City Islamic Cultural Center.

30 Jan 2017 8:25 AM