Paralympics

  • The Veer campaign: Sharath Gayakwad, boy with deformed left hand and great swimming abilities 07-02-2014 03:15 PM

    Sharath Gayakwad a native from Bangalore was born with a deformed left hand. He went to school, but his parents were apprehensive of sending him to mandatory swimming classes because of his disability. Sharad, however, never feared of getting inside the pool and took up swimming at the age of...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage, creativity and compassion 31-08-2013 04:03 PM

    A music scholar from Bangalore is attempting to create a national sound archive of the country. The voice of Gauhar Jaan, the prima donna of India's classical music and the first musician to record commercially for the Gramophone company back in 1902 in Calcutta, was nearly lost, until Vikram Sampath...
  • World champion Devendra Jhajharia is back home! 31-07-2013 09:12 PM

    India's star paralympic athlete got back home after his gold medal-winning performance at the IPC Athletics World Championships in France. ...
  • Oscar Pistorius might get bail 19-02-2013 11:53 AM

    Legal experts in South Africa are of the opinion that Oscar Pistorius' celebrity status might help him get bail. ...