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Oct 11, 2018
Asian Para Games: Sharad Kumar's record-breaking gold helps India make clean sweep in men's T42/63 high-jumpHigh jumper Sharad Kumar broke the Asian and Games records to bag gold in the T42/63 category as India picked up all three medals on offer in the event.
Aug 05, 2017
Coach Satyanarayana says Dronacharya Award nomination boost for para-athletesNoted 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.
Jul 23, 2017
Para Athletics Championship 2017: India's Sharad Kumar wins silver in high jump, Varun Bhati clinches bronzeSharad cleared a personal best height of 1.84m to win the silver while Bhati — a Rio Paralympics medallist, leaped 1.77m to earn a podium finish.
Oct 05, 2016
India's Rio Paralympics success: How parallel sports is on the cusp of revolution'Movement' and 'Revolution' are strong words to use, but the progress made by para sports and its athletes in the last few years has been noteworthy. With over 30 per cent of India's Paralympics medals thus far coming at Rio, those words are perhaps just
Sep 18, 2016
Paralympic medalists also eligible for Khel Ratna, announces Vijay GoelParalympic athletes who have won accolades and medals for India during the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games will be treated at par with the country's Olympic athletes, and will also be considered for prestigious Khel Ratna awards
Sep 15, 2016
Paralympians deserve the highest recognition and awards, says Milkha SinghMilkha Singh feels that the Paralympics deserve the highest recognition and awards that the country can bestow upon them as they are the perfect examples of what can be achieved against all odds.
Sep 14, 2016
No policy to award Khel Ratna for Paralympians till now, says Vijay GoelSports Minister Vijay Goel on Wednesday refused to commit if medallists of the ongoing Rio Paralympics will be conferred with the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award --the highest sporting honour in the country.
Sep 13, 2016
Deepa Malik wants her Rio 2016 Paralympics medal to support women with disabilities in IndiaParalympic medallist Deepa Malik said she wants to use the medal to support women with disabilities in India.