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Aug 29, 2017
National Sports Day: President Ram Nath Kovind awards Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna to Sardar Singh, Devendra JhajhariaPresident Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday gave away the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award to former India hockey team captain Sardar Singh and Paralympics double gold medallist and world record holder Devendra Jhajharia at a function at Rashtrapati Bhawan here on the occasion of National Sports Day.
Aug 29, 2017
Khel Ratna winner Devendra Jhajharia wants state governments to provide more support to disabled athletesJavelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia is the only Indian to win two Paralympic gold medals
Aug 23, 2017
Oinam Bembem Devi's long wait for Arjuna Award nomination highlights all that is wrong with processOinam Bembem Devi's late nomination highlights the fact that the foundation of the Arjuna and Dronacharya Award itself is flawed to start off with.
Aug 19, 2017
Rohan Bopanna absent from Arjuna award shortlist; para-coach Satyanarayana dropped from Dronacharya listThere was a debate if Rohan Bopanna, whose nomination by the All India Tennis Association reached ministry late, should be added to this year's Arjuna Award.
Aug 18, 2017
Paralympian Deepa Malik appeals for Khel Ratna, says she has backing of Haryana CM Manohar Lal KhattarMalik, the first Indian woman athlete to win a medal at the Paralympics, wrote an e-mail to the Sports minister Vijay Goel making the appeal and also sought an appointment
Aug 06, 2017
Devendra Jhajharia says Khel Ratna honour will inspire other para-athletes to aim bigJhajaria thanked his mother who helped him at every juncture, including encouraging him to take up sports despite meeting with a mishap when he was just eight
Aug 03, 2017
Devendra Jhajharia envisioned Khel Ratna after clinching gold in 2004 Athens GamesAfter becoming the first Paralympian to be nominated for the country's highest sporting honour — Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna — two-time Paralympics gold medallist Devendra Jhajharia on Thursday said he should have bagged the award more than a decade back when he clinched the gold with a world record at the Athens Games in 2004.
Aug 03, 2017
Devendra Jhajharia, Sardar Singh recommended for Khel Ratna; Cheteshwar Pujara for Arjuna awardTwo-time Paralympic gold-medallist Devendra Jhajharia on Thursday became the first paralympian to be recommended for the country's highest sporting honour -- the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award -- along with former hockey captain Sardar Singh.
Jul 15, 2017
Para Athletics Championships: Sundar Singh Gurjar wins javelin gold, gives India its first medalSundar, who had been disqualified from his event in Rio 2016 due to technical reasons, found redemption and took home the gold medal with a personal best throw of 60.36m.
Jan 30, 2017
Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia overwhelmed to have found a 'fan' in Abhinav BindraIndia's only para-athlete to win two Paralympics gold medals, Devendra Jhajharia is overwhelmed to have found a 'fan' in country's Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra, which he feels would have motivated him to go for his second yellow metal at the upcoming World Championships.