Teen Scolded For Taking Friend's Ipad, Shoots Self With Father's Gun
Monday, October 14, 2019, 8:33 AM
An 18-year-old student from Punjab allegedly committed suicide in J-K's Ramban district by shooting himself using his father's licensed revolver after he was scolded for taking a friend's iPad, the police said. Ranveer Singh, a Class-12 student, was a resident of Sultanpind village in Amritsar. He shot himself in the head near Ramsoo on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway late on Saturday, a police-official said.
Gun That Vincent Van Gogh "Shot Himself With" Goes Under Hammer In Paris
Thursday, June 20, 2019, 7:31 AM
The revolver with which Vincent van Gogh is believed to have shot himself sold for 162,500-euros($182,000) at a Paris auction on Wednesday nearly three-times the estimate. Billed as "the most famous-weapon in the history of art", the rusty 7mm Lefaucheux revolver was bought by a private collector with a telephone bid. The Dutch artist had borrowed the gun from the owner of the inn.