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Tokyo Paralympics Champion Pramod Bhagat Nominated For Para Badminton Player Of Year

Nov 11, 2021 PTI

Reigning world champion Pramod Bhagat was also named along with Manoj Sarkar for the newly introduced Para Badminton Pair of the Year, with five other nominees.

Deepa Malik Joins OYO Board As Independent Director

Oct 13, 2021 Outlook Business Team

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


Paralympian Sharad Kumar Grappling With Heart Problem

Kumar, who won a T-42 high jump bronze at the Tokyo Paralympics, was admitted to AIIMS but later released. He is awaiting the results of few more tests.

Suhas Yathiraj Did The Impossible, Says Wife Of Tokyo Paralympics Medallist

Sep 05, 2021 PTI

Suhas Lalinakere Yathiraj, the district magistrate of Gautam Buddh Nagar, clinched the silver medal at Paralympics badminton in Tokyo, Japan


Avani Lekhara Is Legend At 19, Becomes First Indian Woman To Win Two Medals At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

The 19-year-old Lekhara, competing in her debut Games, finished third in 50m Rifle 3 Position

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02 September, 2021

Aruna Tanwar Loses In Taekwondo Quarters, Medal Hope Hinges On Repechage At Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

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Earlier in the day, Aruna had stunned fifth seed Danijela Jovanovic of Serbia 29-9


30 August, 2021

Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn And Other Bollywood Celebs Congratulate Avani Lekhara and Other Paralympians

Outlook Web Bureau

Several Bollywood celebrities, including actors Akshay Kumar, Vicky Kaushal, Ajay Devgn and Sidharth Malhotra congratulated Indian Paralympians after their respective wins


29 August, 2021

Vinod Kumar's Discus Throw Bronze Medal On Hold After Classification Protest At Tokyo Paralympics 2020

PTI

Vinod, 41, produced a best throw of 19.91m to finish third behind Piotr Kosewicz (20.02m) of Poland and Velimir Sandor (19.98m) of Croatia


27 August, 2021

Bhavina Patel Assures India Historic Table Tennis Medal In Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

Outlook Web Bureau

Bhavina Patel of Gujarat beat world champion Borislava Peric of Serbia in the quarterfinals


25 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Bhavinaben, Sonalben Lose Opening Round Table Tennis Fixtures

PTI

Both the Indian table tennis players lost to their respective Chinese opponents


23 August, 2021

Afghanistan Flag Will Be Part of Tokyo Paralympics Opening Ceremony Despite Taliban's Takeover, Says IPC Chief

PTI

The country's athletes were forced to withdraw from the Tokyo Paralympics after Taliban's took over Afghanistan


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23 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Indian Para Athletes Primed For Unprecedented Medal Haul

PTI

Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia and high jumper Mariyappan Thangavelu will lead the biggest ever contingent with India expecting at least 15 medals


17 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Star Para-javelin Thrower Devendra Jhajharia Eyes Third Gold Medal

PTI

Jhajharia, 40, won his first gold in F-46 category in 2004 Athens Paralympics and then won his second top medal in the 2016 Rio Games


17 July, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: After COVID-19 Duty, DM Noida Suhas Yathiraj Gears Up For Para-badminton

PTI

The bureaucrat along with Manoj Sarkar on Friday qualified after the game's governing body BWF granted two bipartite quotas to India


08 July, 2021

Rubina Francis Leads 10-Member Indian Para Shooters Squad For Tokyo Paralympics

PTI

Rubina Francis has qualified for the Tokyo Paralympics with a world record, Deepa Malik, Paralympic Committee of India president, said


03 July, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Devendra Jhajharia Headlines 24-member Indian Athletics Team - Check Complete List

PTI

The PCI's selection committee picked the team after a two-day trial at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on June 29 and 30. The selection meeting was chaired by PCI chief Deepa Malik


01 July, 2021

Devendra Jhajharia Rewrites World Record In Javelin Throw, Books Tokyo Paralympic Berth

PTI

Jhajharia, 40, has won two gold medals in the men's F-46 category at the Paralympics, sent the spear to a distance of 65.71m


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17 June, 2021

Japanese Medical Community Opposes To Holding Tokyo Olympics And Paralympics

Associated Press (AP)

The medical journal The Lancet criticized the World Health Organization and other health bodies for not taking a clear stand on holding Olympics


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Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) workers clear a water logged road after heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Jawad, in Kolkata.

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A health worker checks details for COVID-19 tests of the passengers arriving from Rishikesh at the Bikaner railway station.

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Shops at a Muslim-dominated area of Dalmandi remain closed on the anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, in Varanasi.

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Resident doctors of Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital raise slogans during a protest in New Delhi.

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An elderly beneficiary reacts as she receives a Covid-19 vaccine dose amid fear of spreading of a new variant of the virus (Omicron), at a government hospital in Jalandhar.

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