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Feb 05, 2017
Sports Minister Vijay Goel lays foundation stone at India's first para athlete training centreSports Minister Vijay Goel on Sunday laid the foundation stone of the Center of Excellence for Para Sports in Gandhinagar, which will be the first-ever training facility in the country dedicated to para athletes.
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.
Dec 03, 2016
Para-athlete Aditya Mehta awarded for leading crusade against human rights violationsIn his acceptance speech, Mehta said that he had filed a 12-point Right to Information to the CISF under human rights violations and finally got a scanner installed at Delhi Airport.
Dec 02, 2016
Russia to get new anti-doping programme by early 2017, promises President Vladimir PutinPresident Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Russia's new anti-doping programme will be ready in early 2017 as the country battles to clean up its scandal-tainted image.
Oct 28, 2016
First Lady: Paralympian Deepa Malik is first guest on our new show with Meghna PantOn First Lady, host Meghna Pant meets with women achievers from all walks of life, starting with Paralympian heroine Deepa Malik.
Oct 24, 2016
India trying to learn from the Australia, UK to become sporting superpower, says sports ministryAiming to improve its standing as a sporting nation globally, India is trying to adopt the models followed by Australia and United Kingdom (UK), a top Sports Ministry official said on Monday.
Oct 13, 2016
Paracyclist Aditya Mehta strip-searched, made to remove prosthetic limb at Bengaluru airportParacyclist Aditya Mehta has blasted Bengaluru Airport officials for strip-searching him and forcing him remove his prosthetic limb while he was boarding a flight to Hyderabad on early Tuesday morning.
Oct 12, 2016
After MS Dhoni, Sushant Singh Rajput to play paralympian Murlikant PetkarSushant Singh Rajput's next project could see him playing 1972 Paralympic Games hero Murlikant Petkar
Oct 09, 2016
IOC to give more power to WADA in fight against dopingThe International Olympic Committee (IOC) wants to give more power to the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) in the fight against drug-cheating by athletes, it said on Saturday.
Oct 06, 2016
Vistara issues apology as Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik complains of misbehaviour on flightDeepa Malik, the wheelchair-bound athlete who won a silver medal for India at the recently concluded Paralympics in Rio, complained of rude behaviour by a cabin crew member of TATA-SIA-run Vistara. The airline subsequently issued an apology.