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Venkateswaran Subramanian: The 'Raja' who overcame his disabilities to become a billiards champion
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Venkateswaran Subramanian: The 'Raja' who overcame his disabilities to become a billiards champion

Meet Venkateswaran Subramanian, popularly known as 'Raja'. Due to polio, that struck him when he was just two years old, Raja was left with a deformed leg. He also lost vision in his right eye when he was just six. Raja fought against all odds and has become one of the world's best billiards player. He is currently ranked 16th in the world by World billiards and won the Open Disability Snooker Championship 2016, organised by World Disability Billiards.

Paralympics 2016: Vijay Goel requests PM Narendra Modi to meet Indian para-athletes after event
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Paralympics 2016: Vijay Goel requests PM Narendra Modi to meet Indian para-athletes after event

Sports Minister Vijay Goel has requested the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to meet India's para-athletes after their stupendous show at the Rio Paralympics.

Deepa Malik credits daring to dream as key reason behind winning Paralympics 2016 silver
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Deepa Malik credits daring to dream as key reason behind winning Paralympics 2016 silver

The first Indian woman to clinch a Paralympic medal, a thrilled Deepa Malik says her F-53 shot put silver is a result of being daring enough to dream.

Rio Paralympics 2016: Deepa Malik's remarkable journey from wheelchair to podium
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Rio Paralympics 2016: Deepa Malik's remarkable journey from wheelchair to podium

India's Deepa Malik clinched a silver medal in the women's shotput F53 event at the Rio Paralympics on Monday with a personal best throw of 4.61m.