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Oinam Bembem Devi's long wait for Arjuna Award nomination highlights all that is wrong with process
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Oinam Bembem Devi's long wait for Arjuna Award nomination highlights all that is wrong with process

Oinam Bembem Devi's late nomination highlights the fact that the foundation of the Arjuna and Dronacharya Award itself is flawed to start off with.

Coach Satyanarayana says Dronacharya Award nomination boost for para-athletes
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Coach Satyanarayana says Dronacharya Award nomination boost for para-athletes

Noted athletics coach Satyanarayana, mentor of Mariyappan Thangavelu, who won a gold in the Rio Paralympics in 2016, says being recommended for the prestigious Dronacharya Award is a recognition not for him alone but for para-athletes too.

Discrimination, demands and delays: Paralympian Girisha's fight is not just for Khel Ratna
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Discrimination, demands and delays: Paralympian Girisha's fight is not just for Khel Ratna

Girisha's fight is not just about the award -- this is a battle on all fronts: against discrimination and the delays.

Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal defends selection policy for National Awards
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Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal defends selection policy for National Awards

When asked about the controversies, Mr. Sonowal defended all the decisions taken by the selection panel.

Taking legal route to get awards puts athletes in bad light, says hockey goalkeeper Sreejesh
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Taking legal route to get awards puts athletes in bad light, says hockey goalkeeper Sreejesh

P R Sreejesh feels that athletes taking the legal route to get National Sports Awards is a disturbing trend

Sorry, Girisha: Whichever way you look at it, Sania Mirza has earned the Khel Ratna award
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Sorry, Girisha: Whichever way you look at it, Sania Mirza has earned the Khel Ratna award

Firstpost decided to go to the source to find out whose case stands up better to scrutiny - Sania Mirza or HN Girisha - for Khel Ratna