Paralympic Games
Sports  /  Published 25.08.21

Athletes flee Kabul on hush-hush flight

Two Afghan Paralympians have fled Kabul with the help of a group of Australian sports stars, according to Nikki Dryden, a former Canadian Olympian turned human rights lawyer who was involved in the ef...
By New York Times News Service

India  /  Published 17.08.21

PM interacts with Paralympians

"You are all winners and role models," Prime Minister Narendra Modi told India's top para athletes, who are set to compete in the upcoming Tokyo Paralympics. Modi virtually interacted w...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 03.08.21

Para-swimmer Mukundan granted bi-partite quota

Para swimmer Niranjan Mukundan has been granted a bi-partite quota for the upcoming Tokyo Paralympics, the national governing body said on Tuesday. The International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) ...
By Our Bureau

Sports  /  Published 02.08.21

SC: Include Para shooter

The Supreme Court Monday ordered Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) to immediately include the name of five-time Paralympian shooter Naresh Kumar Sharma as an additional participant for the upcoming ...
By Our Bureau, PTI

Sports  /  Published 02.08.21

Shooter seeks SC hearing over Paralympics exclusion

Five-time Paralympian shooter Naresh Kumar Sharma on Monday sought an urgent hearing from the Supreme Court on his plea against non-selection for the upcoming Tokyo Paralympics games. A bench of Chie...
By Our Bureau


People  /  Published 30.05.21

Through life’s alleys, blind

On a regular weekday, Sukdev Biswas wakes up around 8.30 in the morning, eats breakfast, gets ready for office and hops on to a colleague’s two-wheeler. The duo reaches the DRM Building, or the ...
By Swachchhasila Basu

Opinion  /  Published 05.01.21

India’s Other athletes

The World Health Organization observed the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on December 3, endorsing the theme, “a day for all”. The United Nations is embarking on its 17-poi...
By Aman Misra , Santosh Kumar Biswal

India  /  Published 25.03.19

Paralympic Games winner Deepa Malik joins BJP

Deepa Malik, a noted para athlete, on Monday joined the BJP with the party asserting that her presence will strengthen the organisation. She joined the BJP in the presence of the party's Haryana unit...
By PTI in New Delhi


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