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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.
Apr 02, 2017
Paralympian Deepa Malik calls for ending taboos around disability, equal opportunities for differently-abledTo achieve the dream of an accessible and inclusive India, it is important to provide its women and differently-abled with equal opportunities, paralympian Deepa Malik said.
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.
Mar 22, 2017
India's para athletes win eight medals, including three gold in IPC Athletics Grand PrixIndia's para athletes bagged eight medals, including three gold, in the 9th Fazza International IPC Athletics Grand Prix in Dubai.
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.