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Avani Lekhara Bags 'Best Female Debut' Honour At 2021 Paralympic Awards

Dec 16, 2021 PTI

Avani Lekhara, who sustained spinal cord injury in a car accident, won the gold in the women's 10m Air Rife Standing SH1 at Tokyo Paralympics. With that special feat, she had broken the Games record besides equalling the world record.

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.


From 19 Athletes in Rio 2016 To 19 Medals In Tokyo 2020 – The Telling Graph Of India’s Paralympians

The medal count could have reached close to 30 had nine of our athletes not missed the podium by a whisker

India's Tokyo Paralympians Return To Rousing Reception

Sep 06, 2021 PTI

India won with an unprecedented 19 medals, including five gold, eight silver and six bronze, at Tokyo Paralympics 2020


Historic Firsts To Legendary Feats: Here’s A Look At India’s Tokyo Paralympics Medallists

India finished with a record haul of 19 medals at the Summer Paralympics 2020. They won just four at Rio 2016

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05 September, 2021

Paralympic Games Closing Marks End Of Tokyo's 8-year Olympic Saga

Agencies

These were unprecedented Olympics and Paralympics, postponed for a year and marked by footnotes and asterisks. The final act came Sunday (September 5)


05 September, 2021

Olympics Or Paralympics, Winning A Medal Is Huge: Tokyo Badminton Gold-medallist Krishna Nagar

PTI

Krishna had earlier said he wants to bring smiles to his countrymen by winning a medal at Tokyo Paralympics 2020


05 September, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: India Soars High With Best-ever Medal Haul

PTI

To put things in perspective, at the 2016 Rio Games, India had 19 athletes across five disciplines with four returning with medals in the end


04 September, 2021

India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Krishna Nagar Wins Badminton Gold, India Finish With Record Haul - Highlights

Outlook Web Bureau

India won a record 19 medals, including five gold, at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. Catch highlights here


04 September, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Manish Narwal, Pramod Bhagat Win Gold Each On Blockbuster Saturday

PTI

India now have four gold, seven silver and six bronze medals to be placed 26th with one day left in the Games


04 September, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara To Be India's Flag-bearer At Closing Ceremony

PTI

Shot-putter Tek Chand was India's flag-bearer for the Paralympics opening ceremony after he replaced high jumper Mariyappan Thangavelu in the last minute


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04 September, 2021

Pramod Bhagat Wins Historic Badminton Gold Medal In Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

PTI

With badminton making its debut at the Paralympics this year, Bhagat, the current world No. 1, thus became the first Indian to win a gold medal in the sport


03 September, 2021

India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Blockbuster Saturday As Manish Narwal, Pramod Bhagat Win Gold Medals - Highlights

Outlook Web Bureau

India added four medals, including two gold, on Saturday at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. Catch highlights here


03 September, 2021

Harvinder Singh, Economics Scholar, Beats Odds With His Analytical Mind To Win Medal At Tokyo Paralympics

PTI

Singh, however, rued his semifinal loss to world number 10 Kevin Mather of the USA 6-4 in an intense five-setter


03 September, 2021

Tokyo Paralympics: Avani Lekhara, Praveen Kumar, Harvinder Singh Increase India's Medal Haul

PTI

India picked up three medals on Friday and the overall tally rose to 13, including two gold, six silver and five bronze


03 September, 2021

Harvinder Singh Wins Bronze, India's First Archery Medal In Paralympics

PTI

An economics scholar from the Punjabi University, Patiala, Singh collected three shoot-off wins on the day starting with his triumphs in the opening rounds


03 September, 2021

Praveen Kumar Beats COVID In More Ways Than One For Tokyo Paralympics, High Jump Silver Medal

PTI

Praveen, son of a poor farmer at a village near Jewar in Gautam Buddha Nagar district, clinched the silver medal in the men's high jump T64/T44 event of the Paralympics


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02 September, 2021

India At Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Avani Lekhara, Praveen Kumar, Harvinder Singh Increase India's Medal Haul - Highlights

Outlook Web Bureau

India won three medals on Friday at Tokyo Paralympics 2020. India now has 13 medals (2 gold, 6 silver and 5 bronze). Catch highlights here


Photo Gallery

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.

PTI Photo

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.

PTI Photo

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

PTI Photo

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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