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US Shooting: 3 Killed, 4 Injured In Firing At Mississippi's New Year's Party

Jan 02, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Three people were killed and four others were wounded after several people at a Mississippi party started shooting just minutes before the end of 2021.

Texas Gunfire: 3 Dead, 1 Critically Injured In Shooting At Gas Station

Dec 28, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

According to the Garland Police Department, the incident took place on Sunday night in the Dallas suburb of Garland and was captured on surveillance video. Four people were struck by gunfire, and three were pronounced dead at the scene.

Konica Layak, Trainee At Joydeep Karmakar Shooting Academy, Commits Suicide In Howrah Hostel

Konica Layak is the fourth shooter to die of suicide in as many months. Namanveer Singh Brar, Hunardeep Singh Sohal and Khushseerat Kaur Sandhu are the three others. Layak left a suicide note too.

Shooter Konica Layak Suicide: Olympic Champion Abhinav Bindra Offers Help To NRAI

Dec 17, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Abhinav Bindra, 2008 shooting Olympic gold medallist, has written to NRAI president Raninder Singh offering help to the athletes, coaches and other members in the ecosystem to prevent any further loss of lives.

Avani Lekhara Bags 'Best Female Debut' Honour At 2021 Paralympic Awards

Avani Lekhara, who sustained spinal cord injury in a car accident, won the gold in the women's 10m Air Rife Standing SH1 at Tokyo Paralympics. With that special feat, she had broken the Games record besides equalling the world record.

11 December, 2021

Vijay Varma Has Completed The Filming Of His Upcoming Untitled Show

Outlook Web Bureau

Vijay Varma took to Instagram to announce the shoot wrap of the series and shared a photograph with the team from the sets.

10 December, 2021

Mon Killing Clear Abuse Of AFSPA : Rio

Outlook Web Desk

Expressing his condolences to the Konyak community, to which the civilians belonged, the chief minister appealed them to maintain peace.

06 December, 2021

Nagaland Firing: Govt Announces Ex-Gratia, CM To Visit Mon

Outlook Web Desk

“The state government has condemned the incident in Oting village area of Mon district that resulted in the death of 13 civilians,” Nagaland Chief Secretary J Alam said in the statement.

10 November, 2021

ISSF Presidents Cup: Manu Bhaker Wins 2nd Gold, Rahi Sarnobat Pockets Women’s 25m Pistol Silver

Outlook Web Bureau

Manu Bhaker partnered with Turkey’s Ozgur Varlik to win 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Mixed Team gold. In all, India finished the competition with five medals.

07 November, 2021

ISSF President's Cup: Saurabh Chaudhary Clinches Silver


In the women's 10m air pistol event, Youth Olympic gold medallist Manu Bhaker finished third.

04 November, 2021

ISSF President’s Cup Shooting: Saurabh Chaudhary, Manu Bhaker To Lead Seven-Member Indian Team


Besides Saurabh Chaudhary and Manu Bhaker, the other members of the Indian contingent include Abhishek Verma, Yashaswini Deswal, Rahi Sarnobat, Chinki Yadav and Anjum Moudgil.


01 October, 2021

Ganemat Sekhon Wins Women’s Skeet Silver At ISSF Junior World Championship

Outlook Web Bureau

Sekhon's silver was India's fifth medal on the day after Manu Bhaker (gold), Esha Singh (silver), Rudrankksh Patil (silver) and Ramita's (bronze).

30 September, 2021

Manu Bhaker Shoots Gold At ISSF Junior World Championship, India Lead Medal Tally


Esha Singh grabbed silver behind Bhaker while Rudrankksh Patil claimed the silver medal in the men’s 10m air rifle competition.

28 September, 2021

Kerala Farmer Fires At Tribal Couple Using Air Gun For Grazing Cattle On His Farmland

Outlook Web Desk

The police have arrested the farmer and registered an attempt of murder case.

17 September, 2021

National Shooting Elections Run Into Trouble After Conflict Of Interest Cited By Presidential Candidate


The sports ministry also wants a fresh election process; Raninder Singh is seeking a fourth term in NRAI.

10 September, 2021

Southern Illinois Shooting Leaves At Least 6 Wounded

Associated Press (AP)

The wounded were taken to area hospitals following the Thursday afternoon shooting in East St. Louis, according to Illinois State Police. Details on their conditions weren't released.

10 September, 2021

Mass Shooting In USA, 3 Suspects Flee, Multiple Injured

Associated Press (AP)

After a mass shooting happened in the State of Illinois in the US late afternoon, yesterday, the 3 suspects have been absconding, leaving behind multiple injured.


06 September, 2021

Former US Marine Shoots 4 In Florida Including Mother Still Holding Her Baby

Associated Press (AP)

Three people were killed after a former Marine opened fire in Florida and was so aggressive he tried to wrestle a gun from police from his hospital gurney after being captured.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz