On Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the Indian Paralympic champions who participated in the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics. On Wednesday, Sports Minister Anurag Thakur felicitated the 17 medal-winners from the Tokyo Paralympics.
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Today, Krishna Nagar gave India its fifth gold medal at the Tokyo Paralympic Games with a win over Hong Kong's Chu Man Kai in the final of the men's singles SH6 event.
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For athletes preparing for the biggest event of their lives, it would usually be a cause for celebration. But 100 days out from the Tokyo Paralympics, Oksana Masters was confined to a hospital bed recovering from surgery on her leg.
It was a gold and silver medal for India at the same event Saurday morning. The historic double-podium finish came at the shooting mixed 50m pistol SH1 event at the Tokyo Paralympics.
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The death toll in rain-related incidents in the northern state of Uttarakhand climbed to at least 23 over the last two days. As many as 13 deaths were reported from Nainital district on Tuesday.
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Hundreds of people are believed to be stranded in an exclusion zone on the border between Poland and Belarus. DW's Jack Parrock met with migrants freezing in the forest and local volunteers trying to help. Thousands of people protested in Warsaw on Sunday against pushbacks of migrants and asylum-seekers at the Polish-Belarusian border. Demonstrators marched through the Polish capital holding signs with messages such as, "Stop torture at the border," "Nobody is illegal," and "How many bodies lie in the forest?"
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AICC General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra announced to reserve 40% party tickets for women for the 2022 Assembly election in Uttar Pradesh; The army appealed to the locals of Poonch to return to their homes on Tuesday evening as forces began preparations to intensify their operation against militants. All this and more news at 9 PM
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North Korea test fired a ballistic missile into the sea, according to the South Korean military. In recent weeks North Korea tested a long range cruise missile, sparking global concern.
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A verified Twitter handle that goes by the name Bangladesh Hindu Unity Council has been suspended by Twitter on account of being fake. The @UnityCouncilBD account was verified by Twitter and had over 27,000 followers and was cited widely in news reports.
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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