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

Aug 23, 2021 PTI

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

Tokyo Paralympics: These Games Is Going To Be India's Best Outing So Far, Says Deepa Malik

Aug 23, 2021 PTI

Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) chief Deepa Malik insisted that India will easily surpass four medal haul of Rio Games


Tokyo Paralympics: Indian Para Athletes Primed For Unprecedented Medal Haul

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

Tokyo Paralympics: Five Athletes From Indian Contingent To Take Part In Opening Ceremony

Aug 22, 2021 PTI

India are being represented by 54 athletes - the biggest ever - and the country is expecting its best medal haul this time.


Tokyo Paralympics: India Will Win At Least 15 Medals, Says Chef De Mission

India is fielding its largest-ever contingent with 54 athletes in nine sports including at Tokyo Paralympics

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18 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: First Batch Of Indian Athletes Given Warm Send-off

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The eight-member group was accorded a send-off at the airport by officials of Sports Ministry, SAI and Paralympic Committee of India


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 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Tokyo-bound Indian Contingent Interacts With PM Narendra Modi

PTI

The Paralympics will be held between August 24 to September 5 with PM Modi virtually interacting with 10 athletes


12 August, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: 54-member Indian Team Given Warm Send-off

PTI

India will start its campaign at Tokyo Paralympics on August 27, with men's and women's archery events


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


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02 July, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Rio Gold Medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu Named Flag-bearer For Indian Contingent

PTI

A total of 72 para-athletes, including 18 female players, took part in the selection trials held in Delhi on June 29 and 30. India has been granted 24 slots, including four women athletes, by the World Para Athletics


01 July, 2021

Tokyo Games: After Battling COVID-19 Infection, Amit Saroha Qualifies For 3rd Paralympics

PTI

Two-time Paralympian, Amit Saroha will be representing the country in the F51 category in discus throw and club throw


13 February, 2021

Sandeep Chaudhary Wins Gold, Navdeep, Arvind Secure Quotas For Tokyo Paralympic Games

PTI

Overall, India has claimed 17 medals including nine gold at the 12th Fazza International World Para Athletics Grand Prix


10 August, 2020

India's Medal Count Will Be In Double Digits At Tokyo Paralympics: Deepa Malik

PTI

Deepa Malik, India's first-ever woman Paralympic medallist, was recently elected as the president of the Paralympic Committee of India


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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