London Paralympics men`s high jump silver-medallist Girisha Hosanagara Nagarajegowda was accorded a warm welcome at the Bangalore International Airport.
With the Olympics and Paralympics over, Britain was staging one last celebration today to toast its own sporting success.
Cuba achieved its best performance in the London Paralympics 2012, which ended Sunday, winning nine gold, five silver and three bronze medals.
Coldplay enthralled the audience and athletes at the closing ceremony of the 2012 Paralympics to mark the ending of the Summer Games at London.
Two Russian powerlifters have been disqualified from the London Paralympics for doping, the country`s Paralympic Committee said.
China has made history by taking its 90th gold medal at the London Paralympics, surpassing its record of 89 golds at the Beijing 2008.
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.
China kept up its gold-taking momentum here at the Paralympics, boosting its gold total to 83.
China`s gold tally reached 53 at the Paralympics thanks to wheelchair fencing, while Australian para-swimmer Jacqueline Freney took her sixth gold medal.
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.
Day in Pics: 30th January
Showbiz World - January 30, 2015