Dame Sarah Storey has spoken of the “huge honour” of becoming the UK’s greatest ever Paralympian, after she won three golds at Tokyo 2020 to bring her total to 17.
“It’s a lifetime’s work, quite literally, Tokyo was my eighth Paralympic Games,” she said at a homecoming event for ParalympicsGB athletes at Wembley Arena. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Indian athletes have scripted history at the Tokyo Paralympics as they return home with as many as 19 medals. This is the best-ever tally in a single edition of the Paralympics by far. India has bagged 5 gold medals, 8 silver medals and 6 bronze medals, finishing inside the top 25 at the Para Games in Tokyo.
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PM Modi addressed the United Nation General Assembly on Saturday, in his speech he hit out on Pakistan and China while also praising India’s role in fighting Covid19. Here are 5 Key Highlights of his address.
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Team GB's Charlotte Worthington has praised the ‘successful’ addition of new sports such as BMX and skateboarding to the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The BMX freestyle gold medallist said: “These sports, they’re so accessible and it just really inspires younger people to get involved and look towards the Olympics.” Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Belarusian sprinter Kristina Timanovskaya, who refused to her country’s orders to return home after she refused to run in an event she hadn’t trained for at Tokyo 2020, spoke out about seeking refuge in Poland and the video that made it dangerous to return to Belarus.
According to reports, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is likely to expand his cabinet this evening. The expansion comes months before Assembly polls in the politically key state.
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The Ministry of External Affairs refused permission to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to travel to Italy for an all-faith peace meeting organised by the Community of Sant'Egidio which is a Rome-based Catholic foundation. Yesterday, Banerjee accused the centre of jealousy after she was denied permission.
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Today, an encounter broke out between security forces and militants in the Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir. IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar said that two terrorists have been neutralised in the encounter. One was involved in the killing of BJP leader late Waseem Bari.
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PM Modi addressed the nation in his Maan ki Baat radio speech, recorded before his US trip. In his speech, while talking about the World River day, he said, we mark so many days, but there is one more day we should celebrate.
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Delhi police has nabbed two people in connection of the Rohini Court shootout case in which gangster Jitender Gogi was killed inside the court premises.
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Leaders of Quad countries - Australia, India, Japan and the US - will announce new working group on space, a supply chain initiative and a 5G deployment among other things; Prime Minister Narendra Modi..
31,923 fresh covid cases were reported in the country in last 24 hours. Out of these cases 19,675 cases were reported from the state of Kerala. As many as 282 deaths in the last 24 hours took the total..