gun violence

New York gunman kills one; shot dead (Third Lead)

August 24th, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 24 (IANS) A disgruntled former employee of a firm inside the Empire State Building in New York Friday shot a former male co-worker in the head in ... Read more...

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Chardon High School shooting case injures four

February 27th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Chardon, Ohio, Feb 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The police in Ohio have arrested a gunman who opened fire at the cafeteria at a high school. The incident left at least four people needing ... Read more...

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Five killed in US spa shooting

February 22nd, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 22 (IANS) Five people have been killed in a shooting at a suburban Atlanta spa, police were quoted as saying by the US media.Murder-suicide seemed to be the ... Read more...

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Seven gunned down at family X-mas party

December 26th, 2011 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 26 (IANS) Police in a US city have found seven people as shot dead among unwrapped holiday presents.Police in a Dallas suburb dubbed the 'Christmas Capital of Texas' ... Read more...

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New Orleans’ Halloween turns bloody

November 1st, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Orleans, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Four separate shooting incidents at some spots in New Orleans during the Halloween left 2 people dead and 15 others injured. The police say they have ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh, Bihar turning Nepal into hub of small arms

June 16th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 16 (IANS) As over 70 countries in the world Thursday begin observing the Global Week of Action Against Gun Violence, peace activists rue that even five years after ... Read more...

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Latvian Man shot for eating popcorn in a noisy manner during ‘Black Swan’ film

February 22nd, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Latvian man was shot dead for eating his popcorn too loudly in a cinema in the country.The man was not identified in the report but ... Read more...

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Grammy Nominated Rapper Ja Rule Pleades Guilty To Firearm Charge

December 14th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Jeffrey Atkins aka Ja Rule has landed himself in hot water after police found out semi-automatic firearm from the backseat of his luxury car, the ... Read more...

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Youth deal with neighbourhood violence in diverse ways

December 5th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 05 (ANI): A new University of Chicago study has shown that violent experiences cause teens growing up in dangerous neighbourhoods to adopt a range of coping strategies to avoid violence, ... Read more...

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Governor Bobby Jindal: Guns in church are legal

July 8th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Louisiana, July 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Louisiana governor - Bobby Jindal has signed a bill into law that would make guns in church legal.The law, which was signed yesterday, would be implemented ... Read more...

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Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal Makes Gun Legal In Church

July 8th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Bobby Jindal, the Governor of Louisiana has signed a bill yesterday, which makes taking guns in to the church, legal. This piece of ... Read more...

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Bobby Jindal Draws Flak From Anti-gun Violence Activists

July 8th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Louisiana, July 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bobby Jindal the Indian-American Governor of Louisiana is in the spotlight once more. The Anti-gun violence advocates are crying over a new bill signed by ... Read more...

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Supreme Court Rules Against Handgun Ban, States Fume

June 29th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Chicago, June 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Supreme Court ruling may put an end to the decade old handgun ban in Chicago but the city mayor has vowed that he ... Read more...

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Queens, NY man sentenced for killing man outside a restaurant after verbal dispute

May 11th, 2010 - 5:18 am ICT by BNO News
QUEENS, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- A New York man was sentenced for murdering a man outside a restaurant in Queens, prosecutors said Monday.Omo Deokoro, 32, of Queens, New York, and the ... Read more...

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Key to tackle knife crime lies with doctors: Expert

July 18th, 2008 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 18 (ANI): Information about violent incidents should be shared by every hospital emergency department with local crime reduction agencies in order to tackle the problem of knife crime, says ... Read more...

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British anti-gun campaigner found stabbed

June 2nd, 2008 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
DPA London, June 2 (DPA) A British mother who launched a campaign against gun violence after her son was shot by unknown assailants has been found stabbed to death in her flat in ... Read more...

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