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International Paralympic Committee Bans Russian And Belarusian Athletes

International Paralympic Committee Bans Russian And Belarusian Athletes

"You are victims of your governments' actions", IPC President Andrew Parsons said after announcing the ban

03 March 2022
Beijing Winter Paralympics 2022: Russians, Belarusians To Compete As 'Neutral Athletes'

Beijing Winter Paralympics 2022: Russians, Belarusians To Compete As 'Neutral Athletes'

The International Paralympic Committee says the two countries can 'compete under the Paralympic flag and not be included in the medal table'.

02 March 2022

Avani Lekhara Bags 'Best Female Debut' Honour At 2021 Paralympic Awards

Avani Lekhara, who sustained spinal cord injury in a car accident, won the gold in the women's 10m Air Rife Standing SH1 at Tokyo Paralympics. With that...

Deepa Malik Joins OYO Board As Independent Director

Deepa Malik Joins OYO Board As Independent Director

Oyo Founder and CEO, Ritesh Agarwal tweeted that the development marked a significant stride to the company more diverse and inclusive over the years.

13 October 2021

Tokyo Paralympics Diary: Where The Mind Shoots Straight As An Arrow

“I would be lying if I said I was not gripped by fear…even the best archers have parched throats,” writes Tokyo bronze medallist Harvinder Singh.

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07 September 2021
From 19 Athletes in Rio 2016 To 19 Medals In Tokyo 2020 – The Telling Graph Of India’s Paralympians

From 19 Athletes in Rio 2016 To 19 Medals In Tokyo 2020 – The Telling Graph Of India’s Paralympians

The medal count could have reached close to 30 had nine of our athletes not missed the podium by a whisker


06 September 2021
India's Tokyo Paralympians Return To Rousing Reception

India's Tokyo Paralympians Return To Rousing Reception

India won with an unprecedented 19 medals, including five gold, eight silver and six bronze, at Tokyo Paralympics 2020


06 September 2021
Historic Firsts To Legendary Feats: Here’s A Look At India’s Tokyo Paralympics Medallists

Historic Firsts To Legendary Feats: Here’s A Look At India’s Tokyo Paralympics Medallists

India finished with a record haul of 19 medals at the Summer Paralympics 2020. They won just four at Rio 2016


05 September 2021
Paralympic Games Closing Marks End Of Tokyo's 8-year Olympic Saga

Paralympic Games Closing Marks End Of Tokyo's 8-year Olympic Saga

These were unprecedented Olympics and Paralympics, postponed for a year and marked by footnotes and asterisks. The final act came Sunday (September 5)


05 September 2021
Tokyo Paralympics 2020 Concludes With A Promise To Meet Again

Tokyo Paralympics 2020 Concludes With A Promise To Meet Again

'United by Emotion,' and the bravehearts showed the world how to stay united while also giving their best. The Games came to an end on September 5


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05 September 2021
Olympics Or Paralympics, Winning A Medal Is Huge: Tokyo Badminton Gold-medallist Krishna Nagar

Olympics Or Paralympics, Winning A Medal Is Huge: Tokyo Badminton Gold-medallist Krishna Nagar

Krishna had earlier said he wants to bring smiles to his countrymen by winning a medal at Tokyo Paralympics 2020


05 September 2021
Tokyo Paralympics 2020: India Soars High With Best-ever Medal Haul

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: India Soars High With Best-ever Medal Haul

To put things in perspective, at the 2016 Rio Games, India had 19 athletes across five disciplines with four returning with medals in the end


05 September 2021
Happy And Hurt At The Same Time: Suhas Yathiraj After Tokyo Paralympics Badminton Silver

Happy And Hurt At The Same Time: Suhas Yathiraj After Tokyo Paralympics Badminton Silver

Suhas Yathiraj finished with the silver medal after a close contest with France’s Lucas Mazur in the badminton men's singles final of the SL4 category of the...


05 September 2021
India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Krishna Nagar Wins Badminton Gold, India Finish With Record Haul - Highlights

India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Krishna Nagar Wins Badminton Gold, India Finish With Record Haul - Highlights

India won a record 19 medals, including five gold, at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. Catch highlights here


06 September 2021
Tokyo Paralympics: Manish Narwal, Pramod Bhagat Win Gold Each On Blockbuster Saturday

Tokyo Paralympics: Manish Narwal, Pramod Bhagat Win Gold Each On Blockbuster Saturday

India now have four gold, seven silver and six bronze medals to be placed 26th with one day left in the Games


04 September 2021
Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara To Be India's Flag-bearer At Closing Ceremony

Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara To Be India's Flag-bearer At Closing Ceremony

Shot-putter Tek Chand was India's flag-bearer for the Paralympics opening ceremony after he replaced high jumper Mariyappan Thangavelu in the last minute


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06 September 2021
Pramod Bhagat Wins Historic Badminton Gold Medal In Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Pramod Bhagat Wins Historic Badminton Gold Medal In Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

With badminton making its debut at the Paralympics this year, Bhagat, the current world No. 1, thus became the first Indian to win a gold medal in the sport


04 September 2021
India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Blockbuster Saturday As Manish Narwal, Pramod Bhagat Win Gold Medals - Highlights

India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Blockbuster Saturday As Manish Narwal, Pramod Bhagat Win Gold Medals - Highlights

India added four medals, including two gold, on Saturday at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. Catch highlights here


03 September 2021
Harvinder Singh, Economics Scholar, Beats Odds With His Analytical Mind To Win Medal At Tokyo Paralympics

Harvinder Singh, Economics Scholar, Beats Odds With His Analytical Mind To Win Medal At Tokyo Paralympics

Singh, however, rued his semifinal loss to world number 10 Kevin Mather of the USA 6-4 in an intense five-setter


03 September 2021
Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara, Praveen Kumar, Harvinder Singh Increase India's Medal Haul

Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara, Praveen Kumar, Harvinder Singh Increase India's Medal Haul

India picked up three medals on Friday and the overall tally rose to 13, including two gold, six silver and five bronze


03 September 2021
Harvinder Singh Wins Bronze, India's First Archery Medal In Paralympics

Harvinder Singh Wins Bronze, India's First Archery Medal In Paralympics

An economics scholar from the Punjabi University, Patiala, Singh collected three shoot-off wins on the day starting with his triumphs in the opening rounds


03 September 2021
Always Want To Give My Hundred Percent, Not Satisfied Easily: Avani Lekhara

Always Want To Give My Hundred Percent, Not Satisfied Easily: Avani Lekhara

Avani Lekhara on Friday became the first Indian woman to win two Paralympic medals by claiming the 50m Rifle 3 Position SH1 bronze to add to an unprecedented...


03 September 2021
Praveen Kumar Beats COVID In More Ways Than One For Tokyo Paralympics, High Jump Silver Medal

Praveen Kumar Beats COVID In More Ways Than One For Tokyo Paralympics, High Jump Silver Medal

Praveen, son of a poor farmer at a village near Jewar in Gautam Buddha Nagar district, clinched the silver medal in the men's high jump T64/T44 event of the...


03 September 2021
India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Avani Lekhara, Praveen Kumar, Harvinder Singh Increase India's Medal Haul - Highlights

India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Avani Lekhara, Praveen Kumar, Harvinder Singh Increase India's Medal Haul - Highlights

India won three medals on Friday at Tokyo Paralympics 2020. India now has 13 medals (2 gold, 6 silver and 5 bronze). Catch highlights here


03 September 2021
Paralympic Athletes: Sightless, Limbless But Always Full Of Life

Paralympic Athletes: Sightless, Limbless But Always Full Of Life

India’s stellar show at the Tokyo Paralympics turns our attention to each para athlete’s conquest of personal tragedy. They are stars no less than anyone.


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