Latest News on 2016 Rio Paralympics
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Oct 09, 2018
Asian Para Games 2018: Two-time Paralympics gold-medallist Devendra Jhajharia to consider retirement after tournamentA nagging shoulder injury has caused Indian para athlete Devendra Jhajharia to consider retirement after this year's edition of the Asian Para Games in Indonesia.
Mar 01, 2018
Para-swimmer Prasanta Karmakar suspended by PCI for recording videos of female swimmers; athlete refutes chargesThe PCI revealed that a written complaint was received against Karmakar regarding acts of misconduct, misbehaviour and manhandling by the Arjuna awardee swimmer.
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 04, 2017
Mariyappan Thangavelu, Anthony Amalraj delighted at being recommended for Arjuna AwardsTamil Nadu's para-athlete Mariyappan Thangavelu and former national table tennis champion Anthony Amalraj on Thursday expressed joy over being recommended for the Arjuna Award, saying it will motivate them to achieve greater heights.
Jul 25, 2017
Para Athletics Championship 2017: India end campaign with five medals including a goldIndia ended their World Para Athletics Championship campaign with five medals, including a gold on Sunday.
Jul 25, 2017
Deepa Malik biopic: Farhan Akhtar's Excel Entertainment to produce film on Arjuna awardeeFarhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani from Excel Entertainment are gearing up for their biopic on Indian paralympics champion Deepa Malik.
Jun 25, 2017
Russia rubbishes reports claiming 2014 World Cup squad was under FIFA investigation for dopingRussia was earlier accused by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) of running a state-sponsored operation across sports to aid and protect drug cheats.
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.