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Jun 06, 2017
Rio Paralympics gold medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu in a spot of bother after teen's deathThe 19-year-old, identified as Satish Kumar, was found dead near a railway track in Tamil Nadu's Salem district. He had hit the parked car of Mariyappan a day earlier, which led to the squabble.
Mar 31, 2017
Virat Kohli, Dipa Karmakar among sporting icons awarded with Padma ShriIndian cricket skipper Virat Kohli, Rio Olympics bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik, gymnast Dipa Karmakar were honoured with the Padma Shri by President Pranab Mukherjee at a civil investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Thursday.
Jan 25, 2017
Virat Kohli, Sakshi Malik among eight sportspersons chosen for 2017 Padma Shri awardApart from Kohli and Sakshi, the other sportspersons named for this award are Mariyappan Thangavelu and Deepa Malik, Dipa Karmakar, PR Sreejesh, Vikas Gowda and Shekar Naik.
Dec 23, 2016
Rio Paralympics gold medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu presented with Rs 2 crore reward by TN govt.Rio Paralympics gold medallist T Mariyappan was today honoured by Tamil Nadu government with Chief Minister O Panneerselvam presenting him the Rs two crore reward, announced by his predecessor late Jayalalithaa.
Dec 23, 2016
Year in Review 2016: India’s emerging sporting icons who made the nation proudFrom the Rio Olympics to a home Test season in cricket, the year 2016 gave India some great sporting moments and several noteworthy young performers emerged as national sports icons. Here's the list of the most impressive Indian sports icons of 2016.
Oct 05, 2016
India's Rio Paralympics success: How parallel sports is on the cusp of revolution'Movement' and 'Revolution' are strong words to use, but the progress made by para sports and its athletes in the last few years has been noteworthy. With over 30 per cent of India's Paralympics medals thus far coming at Rio, those words are perhaps just
Oct 03, 2016
Paralympics 2016: Indian medal winners felicitated by Sachin Tendulkar, other sports personalitiesArray
Sep 22, 2016
PM Narendra Modi meets Rio Paralympians, says they have made country proudPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met the Indian athletes who took part in the Rio Paralympic Games, including the four medallists, and applauded them for making the country proud with their achievements.
Sep 18, 2016
Paralympics 2016: With four medals, Indian athletes secure best ever haul for countryIndia capped off a successful Paralympic Games in Rio with their best ever haul of four medals that included two golds and a silver and bronze medal apiece.
Sep 18, 2016
Paralympic medalists also eligible for Khel Ratna, announces Vijay GoelParalympic athletes who have won accolades and medals for India during the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games will be treated at par with the country's Olympic athletes, and will also be considered for prestigious Khel Ratna awards