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Devendra Jhajharia: Few facts about India's most decorated Paralympian

Devendra Jhajharia: Few facts about India's most decorated Paralympian

The 36-year-old, who won his previous gold in the 2004 Athens Games, bettered his own world record to finish on top in the men's F46 event.

BCCI ignores Mithali Raj's name for Khel Ratna; recommends ​Cheteshwar Pujara and Harmanpreet Kaur for Arjuna award

BCCI ignores Mithali Raj's name for Khel Ratna; recommends ​Cheteshwar Pujara and Harmanpreet Kaur for Arjuna award

Other entries for the Khel Ratna award are – former Indian hockey team captain Sardar Singh, boxer Manoj Kumar, and the four Paralympic medallists – Deepa Malik, Devendra Jhajharia, Mariappan Thagaveluu and Varun Singh Bhati. 

Champion's Pledge: Rio Olympics medallist Sakshi Malik wants to make wrestling India's favourite sport

Champion's Pledge: Rio Olympics medallist Sakshi Malik wants to make wrestling India's favourite sport

Besides shuttler PV Sindhu, she was one of the two Indians to win a medal at the recently concluded Olympics Games at Rio.

Then this happened: Sports minister Goel Vijay non-committal on Khel Ratna for paralympic medallists

Then this happened: Sports minister Goel Vijay non-committal on Khel Ratna for paralympic medallists

An Olympic medallist directly qualifies for the Khel Ratna award during an Olympic year but Goel said there is no such policy in place for the paralympians.

My moves on chess board matter more than anything else: Viswanathan Anand

My moves on chess board matter more than anything else: Viswanathan Anand

Former World Chess champion Viswanathan Anand said on Monday that the moves he executes on the board matter more than anything else to him.

Sania Mirza returns home, dedicates US Open 2015 title to 'people of India'

Sania Mirza returns home, dedicates US Open 2015 title to 'people of India'

Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza on Tuesday returned to Hyderabad to a huge welcome after winning yet another women's doubles title.