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Feb 08, 2019
International Paralympic Committee set to lift Russia suspension over doping scandal, but with conditionsThe International Paralympic Committee said on Friday it will conditionally readmit Russia by March this year, lifting a suspension imposed over a doping scandal.
Jan 29, 2018
Russia barred from all Paralympic competitions; certain athletes allowed to compete as neutrals at Pyeongchang Winter GamesRussia has been barred from all Paralympic competitions since August 2016 over allegations of state-sponsored doping that have also led to the suspension of the country’s athletics federation and its anti-doping agency.
Dec 20, 2017
Winter Paralympics 2018: IPC maintains suspension on Russia; will take call on nation's participation in eventThe International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said on Wednesday it was maintaining its suspension of the Russia's Paralympic Committee, but had yet to make a final decision on whether Russia can compete at the 2018 Winter Games in South Korea.
Sep 19, 2016
Rio Paralympics 2016: 'Mission accomplished', say organisers at the closing ceremonyRio said farewell to the Paralympics Sunday in a closing ceremony showcasing Brazil's love for music and celebrating what many consider to have been a surprisingly successful Games.
Sep 11, 2016
Paralympics 2016: Authorities to investigate Algeria's claims of missing goalball match against Israel due to 'travel delays'Paralympic authorities said Sunday they are skeptical about Algeria's claim that its women's goalball team missed a game against Israel in Rio purely due to travel delays.
Sep 07, 2016
Rio Paralympics 2016: Games set for grand opening ceremony after chaotic build-upThousands of fans and athletes will open the 2016 Rio Paralympics at a gala ceremony today where organisers hope to draw a line under a chaotic build-up.
Sep 06, 2016
Paralympics 2016: From tickets to athletes to watch out for, a handy guide to the Rio GamesArray
Aug 16, 2016
Rio Paralympics scheduled for September in precarious state, faces more cutsThe Rio Paralympics next month is in a "precarious" state and faces more cuts to let it go ahead, the head of the International Paralympic Committee said on Monday.
Aug 15, 2016
Paralympics 2016: Russia slams blanket ban as 'beyond belief'; appeals before CASRussia's Paralympic Committee announced it has filed an appeal against the decision to ban the country from the Rio Paralympic Games over evidence of state-sponsored doping.
Aug 09, 2016
Rio 2016: Most of our paralympians are clean, claims Russian Olympic Committee chiefRussian Olympic Committee President Alexander Zhukov said that most of his country's paralympians are absolutely "clean".