London Paralympics 2012

Girisha gets warm welcome on arrival in Bangalore

London Paralympics men`s high jump silver-medallist Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda was accorded a warm welcome at the Bangalore International Airport.

Sep 12, 2012, 15:42 PM IST

London stages parade to mark end of 2012 Games

With the Olympics and Paralympics over, Britain was staging one last celebration today to toast its own sporting success.

Sep 10, 2012, 20:15 PM IST

Cuba achieves historic performance in Paralympics

Cuba achieved its best performance in the London Paralympics 2012, which ended Sunday, winning nine gold, five silver and three bronze medals.

Sep 10, 2012, 15:36 PM IST

Coldplay, Rihanna, Jay-Z close London Paralympics

Coldplay enthralled the audience and athletes at the closing ceremony of the 2012 Paralympics to mark the ending of the Summer Games at London.

Sep 10, 2012, 10:31 AM IST

Two Russian athletes disqualified for doping at Paralympics

Two Russian powerlifters have been disqualified from the London Paralympics for doping, the country`s Paralympic Committee said.

Sep 09, 2012, 14:24 PM IST

China makes history at Paralympics

China has made history by taking its 90th gold medal at the London Paralympics, surpassing its record of 89 golds at the Beijing 2008.

Sep 09, 2012, 12:50 PM IST

London Paralympics 2012: Oscar Pistorius defends 400m title

South African Oscar Pistorius finally won an individual gold at the 2012 London Paralympics by defending his 400 metres title in the last competition in the Olympic Stadium on Saturday.

Sep 09, 2012, 08:08 AM IST

Paralympics 2012: China`s gold rush continues

China kept up its gold-taking momentum here at the Paralympics, boosting its gold total to 83.

Sep 08, 2012, 15:22 PM IST

Paralympics: Chinese fencers shine, Australian swimmer wins sixth gold

China`s gold tally reached 53 at the Paralympics thanks to wheelchair fencing, while Australian para-swimmer Jacqueline Freney took her sixth gold medal.

Sep 05, 2012, 13:14 PM IST

London Paralympics 2012: China leading the tally with 44 medals

The first day of competition at London 2012 Paralympics’ athletic events began brightly as a near capacity crowd turned out at the Olympic Stadium to cheer the athletes on Friday.

Sep 01, 2012, 13:21 PM IST