Thursday, 19 April 2018

Tag Archives: Shot Dead

Indian journalist shot dead in Bangalore


BANGALORE: A prominent Indian journalist Gauri Lankesh, a senior journalist, activist and anti-establishment voice, critical of Hindu nationalist politics, was shot dead outside her home in Bengaluru last night by attackers who fired seven times at close range. The 55-year-old editor, renowned for speaking her mind, had stepped out of ...

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Two Israeli policemen shot dead, gunmen killed


JERUSALEM: Three Arab-Israeli gunmen shot dead two Israeli policemen near one of Jerusalem’s most holy places on Friday, and were then killed by security forces, police said. It was one of the most serious attacks so close to the volatile holy site, known to Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary and ...

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Afghan commando kills two American soldiers before being shot dead


KABUL: Two US soldiers were killed and two others were wounded after an Afghan army soldier open fire at them in eastern Afghanistan’s Achin district on Saturday. The Afghan commando was shot down after he opened fire on the US soldiers, according to reports in international media. The incident followed ...

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Cleveland police hunt man who posted killing video on Facebook


OHIO: Police are hunting an “armed and dangerous” man who appears to have shot dead a stranger in the street and uploaded it to Facebook. The suspect, Steve Stephens, is on the run and has claimed to have committed more than a dozen other killings, according to police in Cleveland, ...

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British father of two shot dead at Kenyan ranch


A British man was shot dead in northern Kenya at a private ranch in the Laikipia area, two of the man’s neighbors said, and a legislator warned that local politicians were stoking violence as elections approach. There have been numerous attacks in the drought-stricken region of Laikipia in recent months ...

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Journalist shot dead in front of 6 year old son in Bahrain

MANAMA: A journalist has been gunned-down in front of her six-year-old son in Bahrain, local media reported Thursday. Activists claim that 28-year-old Eman Salehi was allegedly shot dead by a member of the nation’s royal family who is serving in the military. The Shia woman, who worked as a sports ...

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Finland Shooting: Mayor And Two Reporters Shot Dead

HELSINKI: A local town mayor and two journalists have been shot dead overnight in an apparent random attack in Imatra, southeastern Finland. The victims, all women, were gunned down on the pavement outside a restaurant in the town, about 140 miles east of the Finnish capital Helsinki. Police detained a ...

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