UPDATED ON APR 29, 2021 02:25 PM IST
In a first, since the agency that markets Switzerland abroad took on responsibility for the site at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Swiss government cancels House of Switzerland public site at Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games amid Covid-19 spike
New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2020 04:24 PM IST
Deepa was the first Indian woman to win a medal in Paralympic Games, winning a silver in shot put at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro. She also won the gold in F-53/54 javelin throw at the Para Athletic Grand Prix in Dubai in 2018.
New Delhi | By Navneet Singh
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2020 02:09 PM IST
The national lockdown to combat Covid-19 has stalled both. It meant PCI barely managed to pay Rs 1.08 lakh to World Para Athletics last month as affiliation fee.
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 06, 2020 06:08 PM IST
According to a BWF release, the decision was taken in “close consultation and consensus” with the Host Member Associations (HMA) and Continental Confederations (CC).
Beijing | By Agence France Presse
PUBLISHED ON APR 01, 2020 11:28 AM IST
However, with the Beijing Winter Games beginning on February 4, 2022 there is the unusual challenge of almost back-to-back Olympics.
São Paulo | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2020 10:33 PM IST
World No. 1 Bhagat picked up the gold medals in men’s singles SL3 and men’s doubles SL3-SL4 categories along with Manoj Sarkar and, thus accumulated the important ranking points towards the qualification to Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, where Para Badminton will make its debut.
Tokyo | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2020 03:37 PM IST
Archery, athletics, badminton and shooting are the sports where India could gain 13 more slots in Tokyo, according to Singh.
Lausanne | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2019 06:31 PM IST
Organisers had been looking for ways to protect athletes and spectators from Tokyo’s sweltering temperatures expected during next year’s Summer Olympics and Paralympic Games
New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2019 06:37 PM IST
As a Sir Edmund Hillary Prime Minister’s Fellow for New Zealand, Deepa will travel to New Zealand and meet with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, undertake a series of visits to Paralympic sporting organisations, and engage with Kiwi athletes, students and the media.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 25, 2019 07:01 PM IST
With the BJP yet to announce all its candidates in Haryana for the Lok Sabha elections, Malik may be in the reckoning for one of the seats, sources said.