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Fugitive kills two unarmed police officers in northwest England


September 19th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by BNO News
TAMESIDE, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Two unarmed police officers were shot and killed by a murder suspect when they responded to a report of a burglary in the Manchester area of northwest ... Read more...

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Shootout in US


August 31st, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 31 (IANS) An armed man Friday opened firing inside a shopping plaza in New Jersey and was later shot down by police in a shootout, a media report ... Read more...

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Panchayat secretary killed in Maoist firing


August 30th, 2012 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 30 (IANS) A panchayat secretary was killed and four others, including a Congress worker, were injured in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh when Maoist ultras fired on the jeep ... Read more...

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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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New York gunman kills one, injures 10; shot dead (Second Lead)


August 24th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 24 (IANS) One person was killed and 10 others were injured Friday when a gunman started shooting indiscriminately at people in front of the Empire State Building ... Read more...

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5 admitted in hospital after shooting at Austin-area Wal-Mart


August 20th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cedar Park, Aug 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shooting occurred in Cedar Park which hospitalized five people. This shooting took place at a Wal-Mart store. The whole incident took place on Sunday at 4.30 ... Read more...

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Three killed in shooting near US varsity (Lead)


August 14th, 2012 - 4:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 14 (IANS) Three people, including a police officer and the suspected gunman himself, were killed and several injured in a shooting incident near a university campus in Texas, ... Read more...

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Gurdwara shooting: Subject down! Subject down!, yelled cop


August 6th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) Police radio dispatches show the tension that build up when a man opened fire, killing six people at a gurdwara in a Milwaukee suburb. The gunman ... Read more...

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Gurdwara chief, priests among US shooting victims


August 6th, 2012 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) Officials investigating Sunday's shooting at a Sikh gurdwara in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, have declined to release the names of the victims, but media reports have pieced ... Read more...

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Batman movie premiere turns deadly in Denver, 12 dead (Fifth Lead, changing dateline)


July 20th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Denver (Colorado), July 20 (IANS) The midnight premiere of the new Batman movie turned deadly as a gas mask-wearing gunman opened fire early Friday at a suburban Denver ... Read more...

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14 shot dead as they saw Batman film in US theatre (Third Lead)


July 20th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 20 (IANS) At least 14 people were killed and 50 injured Friday in suburban Denver at a cinema hall screening the new Batman movie "The Dark Knight ... Read more...

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It sounded like firecrackers, says witness to US killing


July 20th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 20 (IANS) When a gunman opened fire at a cinema hall in Denver, it sounded like firecrackers, said a witness who added that someone later yelled "they're shooting ... Read more...

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Maoists strike again, kill cop in Odisha (Fourth Lead)


May 8th, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 8 (IANS) Upping the ante, suspected Maoist guerrillas in Odisha Tuesday shot dead a 43-year-old police officer, just hours after they had abducted him, and left his ... Read more...

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Suicide blasts in Kabul after Obama visit


May 2nd, 2012 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 2 (IANS) Two suicide bombers struck near an American military base here, hours after US President Barack Obama left following a visit to the Afghan capital, officials ... Read more...

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Teenage soccer fan gunned down in Argentina


May 1st, 2012 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, May 1 (IANS/EFE) An 18-year-old soccer fan was gunned down over the weekend after a match in Olavarria, a city outside Buenos Aires, Argentine police said Monday.Leandro Pianciola ... Read more...

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Memo documents Obama’s order to get Osama


April 27th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 27 (IANS/EFE) Time magazine Thursday published the memorandum written in April 2011 by then-CIA Director Leon Panetta after receiving the green light from President Barack Obama ... Read more...

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Seven die in US college shooting


April 3rd, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Seven people were killed and three wounded in a shooting spree at a college in northern California, CNN reported Monday citing police.Gunfire erupted at Oikos University, ... Read more...

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French shooting suspect held (Lead)


March 21st, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 21 (IANS) A man suspected of carrying out a series of deadly shootings in France, including an attack on a Jewish school, has been arrested after a siege ... Read more...

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Cops surround French shootings’ suspect


March 21st, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 21 (IANS) The police have surrounded the hideout of the main suspect in the series of deadly shootings in Toulouse and nearby Montauban, officials said Wednesday.The 24-year-old male ... Read more...

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Ex-IAF staffer shot dead, wife injured


January 19th, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Jan 19 (IANS) A retired Indian Air Force (IAF) staffer was shot dead and his wife critically injured after unidentified men broke into their home here early Thursday, police ... Read more...

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Militants burn down government chopper in Chile


December 31st, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Dec 31 (IANS/EFE) Militants from the Mapuche Indian community set fire to a forest service helicopter in Chile, officials said.The attack took place at a forest service camp in ... Read more...

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18 dead as Yemeni forces fire on protesters


September 18th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Sanaa, Sep 18 (IANS) The deaths from an attack by the Yemeni government forces on protesters marching Sunday in the capital to demand President Ali Abdullah Saleh's resignation have risen ... Read more...

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Train hijacking foiled in Indonesia


August 27th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Aug 27 (IANS) An attempt to hijack a train carrying hundreds of passengers to their hometowns ahead of Eid was Saturday foiled by the police, an official said.Three hijackers ... Read more...

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Mexican soccer match suspended due to gunfire


August 22nd, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 22 (IANS/EFE) The match between Mexico's Santos and Morelia teams was suspended due to gunfire outside Corona stadium in the city of Torreon, but no one was ... Read more...

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Estonia defence ministry attacked


August 11th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Gunshots were heard Thursday from the Estonian defence ministry building in the capital city Tallinn, police said.Witnesses said people leaped out of the building's windows. ... Read more...

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Six killed in Yemen


June 24th, 2011 - 4:14 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a, June 24 (IANS) At least five Al Qaeda militants and one Yemeni soldier were killed in fierce battles between extremists and security forces in Yemen Thursday, a military official ... Read more...

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Five explosions heard in ceasefire area in Sana’a


May 28th, 2011 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a, May 28 (IANS) Five huge explosions were heard late Friday in the ceasefire area in downtown Sana'a followed by heavy gunshots, Xinhua reported.The five huge blasts and shootings came ... Read more...

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I still get flashbacks of Lahore attack: Jayawardene


May 24th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene said the terrorist attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in 2009 still haunts him.In March 2009, the Sri ... Read more...

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Youth goes on shooting spree, injures two


May 9th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, May 9 (IANS) He assaulted a man in this Chandigarh suburb and snatched his bicycle, fired at an unsuspecting girl on a scooty, held two guys at gunpoint for ... Read more...

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70 hurt in Dhaka varsity shooting


April 26th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 26 (IANS) Gunshots were fired in a clash at the Dhaka University campus early Tuesday as two factions of the students wing of the ruling Awami League ... Read more...

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16 protesters killed in Yemen (Lead)


April 4th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a, April 4 (IANS) At least 16 protesters were killed in Yemen's southern province of Taiz Monday during clashes with police, while dozens others were injured by tear gas shells ... Read more...

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10 protesters shot dead in Yemen


April 4th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a, April 4 (IANS) Police shot dead at least 10 anti-government protesters Monday in Yemen's southern province of Taiz, Xinhua quoted local doctors as saying. However, a police official said ... Read more...

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MBA student shoots cousin dead, kills himself


April 3rd, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, April 3 (IANS) A management student, depressed over his impaired vision after an accident, shot his cousin dead before killing himself here Sunday, police said.Nagendra Sharma, who was pursuing ... Read more...

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5 killed in attack on Mexican bar


April 3rd, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Ciudad Juarez (Mexico), April 3 (IANS/EFE) Five people were killed and three were wounded in an attack on a bar in this Mexican city, authorities said.Arturo Sandoval, spokesman for the ... Read more...

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One killed, 45 wounded in aerial firings in Pak during WC semi-final match against India


March 31st, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 31(ANI): One person was killed and 45 others- including children- were wounded in various aerial firing incidents in Pakistan during the high voltage Indo-Pak World Cup semi-final match in Mohali ... Read more...

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