Paralympian

  • Veer: Paralympian Naresh Sharma overcomes disabilities to become a shooting champion 28-02-2014 01:21 PM

    New Delhi: With 60 medals, paralympian Naresh Kumar Sharma and his mother have proved that disabilities don't hold back a person if he/she has the will to fulfil their dreams. According to some estimates India has almost 70 million people living with some form of disability. But hardly 1% of...
  • Police conclude investigation of murder-accused Pistorius 13-08-2013 08:09 PM

    Cape Town: Police have concluded their investigation of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend. In less than a week from now, Pistorius and his defence team will get a full picture of what evidence the state has against him and how it will try and prove...
  • Govt not doing anything for para-athletes: Jhajharia 31-07-2013 04:33 PM

    New Delhi: Devendra Jhajharia, the first Indian paralympian to win a gold at the recently-concluded IPC Athletics World Championships in Lyon, feels the future of para-athletes is bleak in India as the Government does not have any specific policy for the para-sports in the country. "There is discrimination between able-bodied...
  • Paralympian Jhajharia glad to have done the country proud 31-07-2013 09:53 AM

    The javelin-thrower, who became the first differently-abled Indian to win gold at the IPC Athletics World Championships, returned home on Tuesday. ...
  • Pistorius charged with murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp 19-02-2013 08:52 PM

    Olympian and Paralymian Oscar Pistorius has been charged with murdering his girlfriend, though, he has pleaded not guilty. ...
  • Oscar Pistorius incident shocks Usain Bolt 18-02-2013 10:31 PM

    The Jamaican sprinter reacts to Oscar Pistorius killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp under suspicious circumstances. ...