Mariyappan Thangavelu

Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat and three others recommended for Khel Ratna Award

Rohit Sharma, Vinesh Phogat and three others recommended for Khel Ratna Award

India's star batsman Rohit Sharma, wrestler Vinesh Phogat, 2016 Rio Paralympics gold medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu, table tennis sensat...Read More

Devendra Jhajharia recommended for Khel Ratna; Harmanpreet Kaur, Pujara for Arjuna Awards

Devendra Jhajharia recommended for Khel Ratna; Harmanpreet Kaur, Pujara for Arjuna Awards

New Delhi: Two-time Paralympic gold-medallist Devendra Jhajharia today became the first paralympian to be recommended for the country’s h...Read More

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Indian para athletes bag 13 medals

The women athletes also added to the medal tally with a gold-silver finish in the women’s wheelchair Shot Put F-55 category. Karamjyoti c...Read More

5 inspirational things you must know about Padma Shri Mariyappan Thangavelu

5 inspirational things you must know about Padma Shri Mariyappan Thangavelu

Every champion’s journey is an inspiration. And India’s golden boy Mariyappan Thangvelu’s story is also same. Mariyappan Thangavlu went t...Read More

Never expected biopic on my life: Mariyappan Thangavelu

Never expected biopic on my life: Mariyappan Thangavelu

Chennai: Indian Paralympic gold medalist Mariyappan Thangavelu, on whose life filmmaker Aishwarya Dhanush is making a biopic, says he nev...Read More

Champion fetes four ‘extraordinarily abled’

Champion fetes four ‘extraordinarily abled’

Paralympic medal winners felicitated by Sachin Tendulkar

Indian Paralympics medal winners felicitated

Indian Paralympics medal winners felicitated

Mumbai: Four Indian Rio Paralympics medal winners — Devendra Jhajharia, Mariyappan Thangavelu, Deepa Malik and Varun Singh Bhati — were t...Read More

Government announces Rs.90 lakh cash awards for Rio Paralympians

Government announces Rs.90 lakh cash awards for Rio Paralympians

New Delhi: The government has announced cash awards of Rs. 90 lakhs for Rio Paralympics 2016 medal winners.

Devendra Jhajharia a true testament of `grit and will power`, says Sachin Tendulkar

Devendra Jhajharia a true testament of `grit and will power`, says Sachin Tendulkar

New Delhi: Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday showered praise on Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia, who inked his name in the ...Read More

YRF salutes Indian paralympians, to reward Thangavelu

YRF salutes Indian paralympians, to reward Thangavelu

Mumbai: Yash Raj Films (YRF) on Wednesday announced it will honour Indian paralympian gold medal winners and has saluted Mariyappan Thang...Read More

PM Modi congratulates Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia for winning gold

PM Modi congratulates Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia for winning gold

New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia who won gold in the men’s javelin throw...Read More

I dared to dream and worked hard: Deepa

I dared to dream and worked hard: Deepa

Rio de Janeiro : The first Indian woman to clinch a Paralympic medal, a thrilled Deepa Malik says her F-53 shot put silver is a result of...Read More

I dared to dream and worked hard: Deepa Malik

I dared to dream and worked hard: Deepa Malik

Rio de Janeiro: The first Indian woman to clinch a Paralympic medal, a thrilled Deepa Malik says her F-53 shot put silver is a result of ...Read More

Haryana govt announces Rs. 4 crore cash reward for Deepa Malik

Haryana govt announces Rs. 4 crore cash reward for Deepa Malik

Chandigarh (Haryana): The Haryana government has announced a cash reward of Rs. 4 crore for Deepa Malik, who scripted history by winning ...Read More

Dipa Karmakar praises medal winning Rio Paralympians

Dipa Karmakar praises medal winning Rio Paralympians

Agartala (Tripura), Gymnast Dipa Karmakar who missed getting a medal at the recent Summer Olympics held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, by a w...Read More

Rio Paralympic: Celebrities hail Thangavelu for Gold medal win

Rio Paralympic: Celebrities hail Thangavelu for Gold medal win

It’s a big day for India at the ongoing Rio Paralympic, Mariyappan Thangavelu won the gold medal along with compatriot Varun Singh Bhati ...Read More

TN Govt. announces Rs. 2 cr cash reward for Paralympic Gold medallist Mariyappan

TN Govt. announces Rs. 2 cr cash reward for Paralympic Gold medallist Mariyappan

New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Saturday announced a cash reward of Rs. two crore for Rio Paralympic Gold medalli...Read More

Rio Paralympics: PM Modi lauds Thangavelu, Bhati for gold, bronze honour

Rio Paralympics: PM Modi lauds Thangavelu, Bhati for gold, bronze honour

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday hailed India’s Mariyappan Thangavelu and Varun Bhati for bagging a gold and bronze re...Read More

Thangavelu wins gold at Rio Paralympics

Thangavelu wins gold at Rio Paralympics

Rio de Janeiro: India’s Mariyappan Thangavelu created history on Friday night by winning a gold medal in the men’s high jump T-42 event a...Read More

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