Jhajharia wins silver in IPC World Athletics, seals Rio berth

India's para-athlete Devendra Jhajharia ​sealed a Rio berth by winning a silver in men's javelin throw F46 event.

Vikas Gowda, Seema Punia recommended for Khel Ratna

Vikas Gowda, Seema Punia recommended for Khel Ratna

Commonwealth Games gold medallist discus thrower Vikas Gowda has been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna for the second time along with his female counterpart and CWG champion Seema Punia for the coveted award this year.

Delhi to host high-profile international para event in February

Delhi to host high-profile international para event in February

 India will host the Para Open Games, which will see some top international differently-abled athletes in action here, from February 20 to 26 next year.

World Champion Devendra cries for para-athletes` recognition

An Olympic medallist, a World Champion, a Padma Shri and yet a Grade IV employee in Indian Railways. That`s the tragic tale of para-athlete Devendra Jhajharia, who is crying for recognition for disabled athletes.

Govt not doing anything for para-athletes: Jhajharia

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.

PCI announces Rs 5 lakh for javelin thrower Jhajharia

The Paralympic Committee of India on Monday announced a cash prize of Rs five lakh for Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia who won a gold medal at the IPC Athletics World Championships.

India’s Devendra Jhajharia wins gold in IPC athletics World Championships

Devendra Jhajharia has won a gold medal in the Javelin Throw at IPC athletics World Championships in Lyon in the F46 category.