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Dec 31, 2017
Year in review 2017: A fruitful 365 days for Indian sports from cricket to chess and badminton to boxingAfter a bittersweet 2016, when Indian athletes could return with just two medals from the Rio Olympics, the year gone by was replete with sporting highlights across disciplines.
Mar 24, 2017
Indian para-athletes win 13 medals at IPC Athletics Grand Prix in DubaiIndian para-athletes did the country proud by claiming 13 medals in the season-opening Fazaa International IPC International Athletics Grand Prix at the Dubai Club Stadium.
Sep 17, 2016
Paralympics 2016 athletes, Rio favela children teach each other about overcoming obstaclesFrench Paralympians got a taste of Rio's tough realities in a visit to a favela on Friday but the impoverished children greeting the disabled athletes got an eye opener of their own.
Sep 05, 2016
Paralympics 2016: All you need to know about Rio's second bout of sportsThe Paralympic Games are held every four years for athletes who suffer from various disabilities. The 2016 edition will be held in Rio from 7-18 September.
Apr 24, 2015
No organisation for athletes: Elections foremost on paralympic body's mindThe latest controversy to affect the sporting community in India is the suspension of the Paralympic Committee of India(PCI) by the International Paralympic Association (IPC).
Apr 18, 2015
Of shattered dreams and injustice: India's para-athletes lost after PCI suspensionOn Friday, The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) suspended the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) for an indefinite period due to "individual conflicts at the national level between different groups and persons."
Apr 07, 2015
Paralympic association president Rajesh Tomar suspended after Para-Athletics championship fiascoThe Paralympic Committee of India on Monday suspended president Rajesh Tomar after the recent 15th National Para-Athletics championship fiasco which brought to light the gross mismanagement of differently abled sportspersons participating in the championships.
Apr 07, 2015
Blame everyone but me: How Paralympic association president Tomar defended himselfArray
Mar 23, 2015
Discriminated and ignored: The sad story of India's paralympiansParalympians have to worry about the cost of training, getting to practices, travel, lodging, entry fees, coaches and equipment.