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Omröstningen om Stockholms OS-ansökan väntas bli fördröjd

 

 Dagens Nyheter     2016-09-29 kl. 06:00     429 words

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En eventuell omröstning i kommunfullmäktige om Stockholms OS-ansökan blir fördröjd. Politikerna i Stadshuset kommer inte att ha ett komplett beslutsunderlag när OS-utredningen väntas bli presenterad i slutet av november.

Stora delar av den olympiska rörelsens villkor för ett vinter-OS och
Paralympics i Stockholm/Åre 2026 är kända, men IOK har beslutat att göra om riktlinjerna för vissa områden så att de anpassas till Agenda 2020, det omfattande

 

 

 

SD: "Vi internutreder"

 

 Folkbladet     2016-09-28 kl. 15:37     98 words

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Sverigedemokraterna kommer att internutreda Michael Kauppis Paralympicshån. Det uppger gruppledare Darko Mamkovic. Eventuell påföljd är ännu inte uppe för diskussion.

SD: "Vi internutreder". Sverigedemokraterna kommer att internutreda Michael Kauppis
Paralympicshån.... Hånet mot Paralympicsdeltagarna.

 

 

 

Hon tog silver med 3d-utskriven benprotes

 

 3DP.se     2016-09-28 kl. 10:56     219 words

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Den tyska cyklisten Denise Schindler tog silver i paralympiska spelen som hölls i mitten av september i Brasilien.

Den tyska cyklisten Denise Schindler tog silver i
paralympiska spelen som hölls i mitten av september i Brasilien.Vad många inte vet är att hon har en 3d-utskriven och individanpassad benprotes, något som har hjälpt henne avsevärt som

 

 

 

Nöjd Wallengren funderar på sin framtid

 

 Alekuriren     2016-09-28 kl. 09:22     319 words

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HÅLANDA. Tid för reflektion. Gunilla Wallengren ser tillbaka på Paralympicstävlingarna i Rio. - Jag är nöjd med min insats, säger hon till lokaltidningen. Gunilla Wallengren nådde två finalplatser på Paralympics i Rio.

Gunilla Wallengren ser tillbaka på
Paralympicstävlingarna i Rio. -... Gunilla Wallengren nådde två finalplatser på Paralympics i Rio.Nu är hon hemma i Hålanda igen och funderar på sin idrottsliga framtid....

 

 

 

Louise: "Hoppas på ett uppsving för sporten"

 

 Ridsport     2016-09-28 kl. 09:13     530 words

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Dressyr Louise Etzner Jakobsson och hennes två dressyrbrons på Paralympics väckte stor uppmärksamhet i Sverige. Jag hoppas att fler med någon funktionsnedsättning vågar mönstra framöver säger Louise till Ridsport.

Dressyr Louise Etzner Jakobsson och hennes två dressyrbrons på
Paralympics väckte stor uppmärksamhet i Sverige.

 

 

 

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Inspirational athlete returns to Tweed

 

 Tweed Daily News     2016-09-29 kl. 08:37     363 words

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TWEED Paralympian Kate Wilson was welcomed back to the Tweed with applause last Thursday after returning from the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio.

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Paralympian Kate Wilson was welcomed back to the Tweed with applause last Thursday after returning from the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio.The swimmer and Year 12 Mount St Patrick College student rushed back to the Tweed on a chartered flight,

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A Singaporean web series will be shown at London's Raindance Festival this week

 

 I-S Magazine Online     2016-09-29 kl. 08:34     216 words

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Singapore's next shot at fame in the international film scene. By Debayan Dutta | Sep 28, 2016 We're proud to report that a web series by a Singaporean social entrepreneur will soon be seen by an international audience.

or inspiring them. She started the show in order to share inspirational stories about women.  She has spoken to notable personalities like this year's
Paralympic gold medalist Yip Pin Xiu and bronze medalist Theresa Goh.

 

 

 

Riding For Change

 

 Warrington Worldwide     2016-09-29 kl. 08:30     545 words

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On 20th September 2017 a group of people from in and around Warrington and Runcorn will be embarking on a 300-mile bike ride from London to Paris, raising money the Moore Foundation – a local children’s charity trust.

partnering with four local charities – Brainwave, Hand on Heart, Warrington Youth Club and
paralympian Adrian Derbyshire’s #SASSY programme (Support Against Self Harm & Suicide in Youth).

 

 

 

Melbourne's east top 5 events

 

 Weekly Review.com.au     2016-09-29 kl. 08:16     486 words

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SCHOOL HOLIDAYS  SPRING CRAFT FOR EVERYONE In the second week of the holidays, Box Hill Central is getting crafty with its “Spring craft for everyone” theme in the Rocket Activity Zone (upper level north, opposite the food court).

This extraordinary mum has four children, including Ahmed, a
Paralympian swimmer.

 

 

 

Wales Paralympians return to heroes' welcome

 

 itv.com     2016-09-29 kl. 08:14     534 words

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at 10:05am Members of the ParalympicsGB team have been greeted by flag-waving fans at Heathrow Airport after their hugely successful Rio Games.

Wales
Paralympians return to heroes' welcome. at 10:05am Members of the ParalympicsGB team have been greeted by flag-waving fans at Heathrow Airport after their hugely successful Rio Games.The team, which won 64 gold medals, sported their medals as

 

 

 

Keshorn, TT athletes discuss problems in the sport »

 

 Trinidad and Tobago's Newsday     2016-09-29 kl. 08:13     545 words

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DOUBLE OLYMPIC javelin medallist Keshorn Walcott has bemoaned the lack of development for Trinidad and Tobago athletes, especially those at the elite level.

Walcott’s contribution was the highlight of proceedings during the event, which was arranged to give athletes and officials, who featured at both the Summer and
Paralympic Games in Rio, the opportunity to air their views on TT ’s performances,

 

 

 

British Rio medallist Nile Wilson does daredevil gymnastics off the side of a bus

 

 Evening Echo     2016-09-29 kl. 08:10     77 words

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British Rio medallist Nile Wilson does daredevil gymnastics off the side of a bus Thursday, September 29, 2016 One British Olympian didn’t let

Olympic and
Paralympic athletes – get in the way of him showing off his sporting skills.

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Tokyo favours venue changes as 2020 Games costs soar

 

 Reuters India     2016-09-29 kl. 08:08     681 words

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A shadow of of Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike is seen on the logo of Tokyo 2020 Olympic games during the Olympic and Paralympic flag-raising ceremony at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building in Tokyo, Japan, September 21, 2016.

A shadow of of Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike is seen on the logo of Tokyo 2020 Olympic games during the Olympic and
Paralympic flag-raising ceremony at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building in Tokyo, Japan, September 21, 2016.REUTERS/Toru Hanai/Files

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Uganda: Paralympic Medalist, Emong Has Been Driven By Prayer

 

 AfricaPulse.com     2016-09-29 kl. 07:58     80 words

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[Monitor] Kampala -Did you know Uganda ever participated in the Winter Paralympics? Is it important anyway? Yes. Tofiri Kibuuka represented Uganda twice at the Winter Paralympics in 1976 in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden and in 1980 in Geilo, Norway.

Uganda:
Paralympic Medalist, Emong Has Been Driven By Prayer.... Kampala -Did you know Uganda ever participated in the Winter Paralympics?... Yes. Tofiri Kibuuka represented Uganda twice at the Winter Paralympics in 1976 in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden and in 1980...

 

 

 

Paralympics 2016: GB's Welsh athletes who have won medals in Rio

 

 BBC     2016-09-29 kl. 07:55     964 words

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18 Sep Aled Sion Davies improved on the bronze he won in the shot at the 2012 London Paralympics

Paralympics 2016: GB's Welsh athletes who have won medals in Rio.... 18 Sep Aled Sion Davies improved on the bronze he won in the shot at the 2012 London Paralympics.... Paralympics GB's 26 Welsh athletes have ended their Rio 2016 campaign with seven medals...

 

 

 

Caldwell hopes to return to Paralympics

 

 Peterborough Examiner     2016-09-29 kl. 07:49     622 words

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It was a once in a lifetime experience that Cody Caldwell hopes isn't once in his lifetime. The 28-year-old Cavan native is home in Toronto unwinding after his first trip to the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with Canada's wheelchair rugby team.

Caldwell hopes to return to
Paralympics.... The 28-year-old Cavan native is home in Toronto unwinding after his first trip to the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with Canada's wheelchair rugby team.It was both an amazing experience and disappointing...

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Digest: Marylanders Phelps, Ledecky, T. McFadden, B. Snyder earn Team USA Awards

 

 Howard County Times     2016-09-29 kl. 07:26     834 words

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Marylanders Michael Phelps , Katie Ledecky , Tatyana McFadden and Brad Snyder won Team USA Awards at the United States Olympic Committee 's live taping of its Best of the Games ceremony Wednesday night at Georgetown in Washington.

attended Atholton, won Female Athlete of the
Paralympic Games; and Snyder, a swimmer who attended Navy and lives in Baltimore, won Male Athlete of the Paralympic Games.... Winners were determined by online fan voting and members of the Olympic and Paralympic...

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Welsh Rio 2016 Olympians and Paralympians welcomed home

 

 One News Page United Kingdom     2016-09-29 kl. 07:21     19 words

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(8 minutes ago) Welsh Olympians and Paralympians will be welcomed home at a ceremony in Cardiff on Thursday evening.

Welsh Rio 2016 Olympians and
Paralympians welcomed home.... (8 minutes ago) Welsh Olympians and Paralympians will be welcomed home at a ceremony in Cardiff on Thursday evening.

 

 

 

#1StudentNWI: Westville Offers New, Unique Opportunities for Student Body

 

 LaPorteCountyLife     2016-09-29 kl. 07:20     879 words

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Proud To Be A Blackhawk! The Westville Athletic Council was established last year in an effort to recognize student athlete leadership. The top students and athletes were selected to be members of the club.

Proud To Be A Blackhawk! The Westville Athletic Council was established last year in an effort to recognize student athlete leadership. The top students and athletes were selected to be members of the club.In September 2015, several members of the

 

 

 

Rio 2016 stars to be welcomed home

 

 BBC     2016-09-29 kl. 07:20     140 words

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Welsh Olympians and Paralympians will be welcomed home at a ceremony in Cardiff on Thursday evening.

Welsh Olympians and
Paralympians will be welcomed home at a ceremony in Cardiff on Thursday evening.Cyclist Owain Doull and sailor Hannah Mills who both won gold at the Rio 2016 Olympics are among those expected to be welcomed on the steps of the

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Welsh athletes welcomed home after success of Rio 2016

 

 itv.com     2016-09-29 kl. 07:14     57 words

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Welsh athletes who competed in the Rio Olympic and Paralympic games will be welcomed home at a special event today. Celebrations will be held outside the Senedd in Cardiff Bay later this afternoon, with carnival-style entertainment.

Welsh athletes who competed in the Rio Olympic and
Paralympic games will be welcomed home at a special event today.... Celebrations will be held outside the Senedd in Cardiff Bay later this afternoon, with carnival-style entertainment.Welsh athletes are celebrating their best ever games, with a record-breaking haul of 10 Olympic and 8 Paralympic...

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Paralympic medallist yet to receive cash prize from sports board

 

 DAWN Group     2016-09-29 kl. 07:10     595 words

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Haider Ali ISLAMABAD: To Haider Ali, a Pakistani long jumper who won a bronze medal at the Rio Paralympics Games this year, his physical disability is a gift from God.

Paralympic medallist yet to receive cash prize from sports board.... To Haider Ali, a Pakistani long jumper who won a bronze medal at the Rio Paralympics Games this year, his physical disability is a gift from God.“Had I not been a special person, I would not have participated in the Paralympics...

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Industry Profile: Match Media chief strategy officer, Ian Czencz 2 minutes ago

 

 AdNews     2016-09-29 kl. 07:02     642 words

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Our Industry Insights Profile takes a weekly look at some of the professionals working across the advertising, ad tech, marketing and media sector in Australia. It aims to shed light on the varying roles and companies across the buzzing industry.

The three minute trailer put out by Channel 4 for the 2016 Rio
Paralympics, “We’re The Superhumans”.

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Troubled ambulance service in special measures

 

 Doctors.net.uk     2016-09-29 kl. 06:56     497 words

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An astronaut on the International Space Station has spoken of how it is contributing to the development of "extreme medicine." The new specialty is to be discussed at the World Extreme Medicine Conference and Expo in November.

Other speakers will include the elite sports expert, Edinburgh-based Dr Andrew Murray, who has worked for the Olympic,
Paralympic and Commonwealth games, and Eoin Walker, a pre-hospital mass casualty incident management paramedic with the London Air

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Country to be represented in 2020 Paralympics - ‘Cruiser’

 

 Swazi Observer     2016-09-29 kl. 06:48     59 words

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SOCCER – MINISTER of , Culture and Youth Affairs David Cruiser Ngcamphalala is hopeful that the country would be represented in the next Paralympics Games to be held in 2020.

Country to be represented in 2020
Paralympics - ‘Cruiser’.... SOCCER – MINISTER of , Culture and Youth Affairs David Cruiser Ngcamphalala is hopeful that the country would be represented in the next Paralympics Games to be held in 2020.The minister was...

 

 

 

Shields honored with Team USA in Washington

 

 ABC 12 WJRT     2016-09-29 kl. 06:41     109 words

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (WJRT) - (09/28/16) - Gold medal Olympic boxer and Flint native Claressa Shields is honored in our nation's capital. Shields, and hundreds members of the U.S.

Shields, and hundreds members of the U.S.Olympic and
Paralympic teams, attended the “Team USA Awards” at Georgetown University Wednesday evening.

 

 

 

Marcus Rashford Ready To Build Momentum

 

 ForNaija.com     2016-09-29 kl. 06:40     518 words

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Ogun State Govt. Signs Agreement With 4 Firms to Build Second Largest Refinery in Sub-Saharan Africa Itu Khune ready to step up ‘President

Women's Afcon: Cameroon and Kenya ready for challenge Rio
Paralympics ready for closing ceremony Get ready for No Chill Lounge Lagos grand opening this weekend supported by Hennessy FG’s $1bn Euro-bond ready by December, says DMO Mass Defections Hit...

 

 

 

Italy withdraws bid to host Rugby World Cup after Rome Mayor refuses to back 2024 Olympic campaign

 

 Insidethegames.biz     2016-09-29 kl. 06:36     327 words

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Italy has withdrawn its bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup following the decision by the Mayor of Rome not to support the city's campaign to stage the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, it was announced today.

Italy has withdrawn its bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup following the decision by the Mayor of Rome not to support the city's campaign to stage the 2024 Olympic and
Paralympic Games, it was announced today.Italy was among four nations along

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Dublin woman helps Americans win gold in Paralympics volleyball

 

 East Bay Times     2016-09-29 kl. 06:33     714 words

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Bethany Zummo, a Dublin High School grad, was always encouraged by her parents to play sports to her best ability regardless of physical limits.

Dublin woman helps Americans win gold in
Paralympics volleyball.... Now Zummo has more reason than ever to celebrate her individuality after she helped the U.S. women’s seated volleyball team win its first-ever gold medal at the Paralympics in Rio on Sept.

 

 

 

No recognition in Pakistan for Paralympian Haider

 

 The Express Tribune     2016-09-29 kl. 06:18     365 words

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Haider, who suffers from cerebral palsy, is the only Pakistani to win any medal at the Paralympics.

No recognition in Pakistan for
Paralympian Haider.... Haider, who suffers from cerebral palsy, is the only Pakistani to win any medal at the Paralympics.PHOTO:... REUTERS KARACHI:  Despite Paralympian Haider Ali’s bronze-winning exploits at the Games in Rio...

 

 

 

Kept from Rio, blind triathlete finds new races to conquer

 

 Darrien News-Review     2016-09-29 kl. 06:06     547 words

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Photo: / Contributed Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Amy Dixon of Greenwich, right, and Christy Favrhow Fritts, show off the gold at the ITU Triathlon World Championships in Mexico.

Photo: / Contributed 1  /  1 Back to Gallery GREENWICH — It was a crushing disappointment to Amy Dixon when she wasn’t selected to compete in the summer 2016
Paralympics Games in Rio de Janeiro.... Despite being ranked 6th in the world, and taking first place in a number of recent triathlon events, the convoluted process behind the selection committee for the Paralympics...

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EdoDecides: Youths Storm The Street to Celebrate as PDP Wins in Idokapa

 

 ForNaija.com     2016-09-29 kl. 05:50     560 words

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#EdoDecides: Oredo LGA final result Nigeria has nothing to celebrate at 56 –Balarabe Musa Angry Youths Set General Hospital, ENTRACO Office In Owerri On Fire.

Hungry Youths Snatch Food Packs from Trekking School Pupils House Of Reps To Celebrate Nigeria’s
Paralympic Team $15M Scandal:

 

 

 

To My Brothers

 

 U.S. Soccer Federation     2016-09-29 kl. 05:41     1666 words

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To my brothers, When I left my career two years ago, the position I attained, the money, and essentially the pinnacle and culmination of all I had

We did it together with one common goal: competing in the
Paralympics.... PNT celebrates after punching its ticket to the 2016 Paralympic games with a 4-1 win vs.... We did it together with one common goal: competing in the Paralympics.

 

 

 

Olympics: Tokyo gov't wants to reconsider plans for 3 venues

 

 Kyodo     2016-09-29 kl. 05:37     113 words

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The Tokyo Metropolitan government aims to reconsider the construction of three venues for the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics after receiving a report from a review panel on Thursday. The panel, set up by Tokyo Gov.

The Tokyo Metropolitan government aims to reconsider the construction of three venues for the 2020 Olympics and
Paralympics after receiving a report from a review panel on Thursday.

 

 

 

The Medal Stand: Memorable year for Baird

 

 Post Register     2016-09-29 kl. 05:18     655 words

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The number two attained a certain level of significance for local cyclist Tom Baird this year.

Olympic and
Paralympic Teams received their Olympic rings Tuesday evening at Team USA Awards in Washington, D.C., and will visit the White House today.... The women’s sitting volleyball team received Team of the Paralympic Games, Tatyana McFadden received Female Athlete of the Paralympic Games and Brad Sndyer received Male Athlete of the Paralympic...

 

 

 

Obama Schedule || Thursday, September 29, 2016

 

 Before It's News     2016-09-29 kl. 05:13     37 words

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ympic and Paralympic teams to the White House; East Room 2:35 pm || Departs White House en route to Jerusalem for the funeral of Shimon Peres All

Obama Schedule || Thursday, September 29, 2016. ympic and
Paralympic teams to the White House; East Room 2:35 pm || Departs White House en route to Jerusalem for the funeral of Shimon Peres All. ...times Eastern Live stream of White House briefing

 

 

 

Olympic and Paralympic athletes at Team USA Awards

 

 USA TODAY     2016-09-29 kl. 05:10     36 words

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None Olympic gymnasts (left to right) Laurie Hernandez, Aly Raisman, Madison Kocian and Simone Biles walk the red carpet at the Team USA Awards held at Georgetown University on Sept. 28.

Olympic and
Paralympic athletes at Team USA Awards.

 

 

 

“I’m a hustler, I don’t quit, I don’t stop, If I want something I will get it” Lala Akindoju on a New Episode of ‘Conversations with Labo’

 

 ForNaija.com     2016-09-29 kl. 04:55     744 words

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Bizarre! Man Takes Innocent Photo of His Son Only for Him to Notice Something Shocking Behind the Boy What’s the correlation between complexion and beauty?

WATCH Episode 8 of Comedy Series “Professor Johnbull” on BN TV On US-Africa policy, something don’t need to change – Elumelu
Paralympians give SA something to celebrate after the Boks' mauling at the hands of the All Blacks “Stay humble

 

 

 

LIVE! India plans big naval exercise in Arabian Sea, Pakistan's only sea trade route

 

 rediff.com     2016-09-29 kl. 04:42     1759 words

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08:04    Obama to attend Shimon Peres funeral in Jerusalem :   US President Barack Obama will join other world leaders in attending the funeral of Israeli ex-president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres in Jerusalem, the White House has said.

04:35    Centre announces Rs 90 lakh reward for
Paralympics medallists :...  The Centre on Wednesday announced a total cash reward of Rs 90 lakh for the medal winners of Rio Paralympics.... Gold medal winners -- paralympic high jumper Mariyappan Thangavelu...

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Inspired hand cyclist Jonathon Nelson eyes Tokyo Paralympics

 

 Timaru Herald     2016-09-29 kl. 04:39     578 words

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Jono Nelson is aiming for the Paralympics in Japan in 2020 but needs some help Timaru hand cyclist Jono Nelson remains passionate about representing New Zealand at the Paralympics.

Inspired hand cyclist Jonathon Nelson eyes Tokyo
Paralympics.... Jono Nelson is aiming for the Paralympics in Japan in 2020 but needs some help Timaru hand cyclist Jono Nelson remains passionate about representing New Zealand at the Paralympics.Nelson has been inspired by New Zealand Paralympian...

 

 

 

Rio Paralympics 2016-Nigeria tops Africa Gold Medal Chart

 

 Solonews.net     2016-09-29 kl. 04:23     395 words

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Channel 4 has retained the broadcast rights to the Paralympic Games, with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) signing a letter of intent for the broadcaster to cover the next two editions of the Games.

Rio
Paralympics 2016-Nigeria tops Africa Gold Medal Chart.... Channel 4 has retained the broadcast rights to the Paralympic Games, with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) signing a letter of intent for the broadcaster to cover the next two...

 

 

 

Brad Snyder Wins US Olympic Committee Male Athlete of the Paralympics

 

 SwimSwam     2016-09-29 kl. 04:21     233 words

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By on SwimSwam Brad Snyder   won the top Paralympic honors tonight at the U.S. Olympic Committee Awards, taking home the award for Male Athlete of the Paralympic Games.

Brad Snyder Wins US Olympic Committee Male Athlete of the
Paralympics.... By on SwimSwam Brad Snyder   won the top Paralympic honors tonight at the U.S.... Olympic Committee Awards, taking home the award for Male Athlete of the Paralympic Games.Snyder scored four medals at the Rio Paralympic...

 

 

 

The State Of Our State Is Divided

 

 Storm.sg     2016-09-29 kl. 04:19     195 words

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What we read in the mainstream media isn’t necessarily felt on the ground. At this year’s Keep It Going, the discussion was on the headwinds we are facing. There was more concern apparent than is often expressed openly.

Paralympians and seeking new business opportunities to being bullied in school, this was truly a remarkable and intense four hours of opinions wonderfully finished off with Michelin-starred Indian fare from The Song Of India.

 

 

 

NFP Leaders Feature in 100 Women of Influence Awards

 

 Pro Bono Australia     2016-09-29 kl. 04:17     394 words

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A large number of Not for Profit and social enterprise leaders have been honoured in this year’s 100 Women of Influence awards including Dementia

The organisers said that while many of the 100 Women of Influence were high profile, such as  mining magnate Gina Rinehart and three-time
paralympic swimmer Ellie Cole, others who were less well known were equally influential, such as Swaffer.

 

 

 

Brazil 2016 Paralympics Team Beats London, Bar High for Tokyo

 

 Equilibrio Informativo     2016-09-29 kl. 04:14     389 words

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The ceremony was a celebration of the Games, with performances from singers and dancers as well as a show of fireworks. More than 2.

Brazil 2016
Paralympics Team Beats London, Bar High for Tokyo.... More than 2.1 million tickets were sold, second only to London 2012, and the first Saturday on the Paralympic Park saw 167,000 spectators attend - more than at any point during the Olympics.

 

 

 

Watch: Allison Schmitt & Elizabeth Beisel Host USOC Awards Red Carpet

 

 SwimSwam     2016-09-29 kl. 04:04     363 words

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Eight-time Olympic medalist  Allison Schmitt   and two-time Olympic medalist  Elizabeth Beisel   are back from what they called their #schmeiselworldtour to Thailand and Australia , and tonight, they hosted the U.S.

In the above video, the charismatic duo speak to Olympic and
Paralympic athletes from across all sports about their experiences in Rio and since coming home.

 

 

 

IHMC team prepares to compete in Zurich

 

 PensacolaNewsJournal.com     2016-09-29 kl. 04:04     579 words

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Buy Photo Exoskeleton demonstration at IHMC in Pensacola on Wednesday, September 28, 2016. (Photo: Gregg Pachkowski/gregg@pnj.

8 in hopes of winning Cybathlon, a first-of-its-kind competition for
disabled athletes aided by wearable robotic devices.

 

 

 

Premier League and BT team up to create disability sport initiative

 

 Foreign Affairs.co.nz     2016-09-29 kl. 03:20     1046 words

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MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: BT Headline: Three-year programme to inspire disabled people through sport The Premier League and BT Disability

Launched today (28 September) at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, home of the 2012 London
Paralympic and Olympic Games, the initiative will utilise the profile and expertise of the Premier League, BT Group, professional football clubs and BT Sport

 

 

 

Paralympic champ Abdul Latif’s gratitude to teachers

 

 Malay Mail     2016-09-29 kl. 03:19     364 words

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Abdul Latif Romly set a new world record of 7.60m and won gold in men’s T20 long jump at the 2016 Rio Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro September 11, 2016. — Picture from Twitter.

Paralympic champ Abdul Latif’s gratitude to teachers.... Abdul Latif Romly set a new world record of 7.60m and won gold in men’s T20 long jump at the 2016 Rio Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro September 11, 2016. — Picture from Twitter.com/ISNMalaysia KANGAR,...

 

 

 

PICKING STONES, THROWING ROCKS

 

 Times of Swaziland     2016-09-29 kl. 03:02     606 words

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HE who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones first, goes a Chinese proverb. The French say, ‘It’s only the tree with fruit that people throw stones at’. Such is the power of wisdom and knowledge.

Why I came up with this is in the inspiration I received watching the recently ended
Paralympic Games, more especially the five-a-side soccer.

 

 

 

Tokyo Reviewing Olympic Venue Costs

 

 Sports Business Daily     2016-09-29 kl. 02:52     83 words

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/Olympics Published September 29, 2016 A Senior Tokyo government official said that a panel tasked by the Tokyo metropolitan government with

Paralympics "plans to propose that the construction of three venues should be reconsidered, and existing facilities possibl...

 

 

 

Minnie rubbishes Fikile Mbalula 'R800K' song rumours

 

 ForNaija.com     2016-09-29 kl. 02:50     468 words

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RUMOURS: Wenger in line to become England manager Minnie Dlamini has all the boys hot under the collar- even Fikile! RUMOURS: Chelsea prepare bid for Burnley's Keane Emtee dismisses 'weed' rumours – Again!

Paralympians' arrival RUMOURS:

 

 

 

scottishathletics win Governing Body of the Year

 

 Scottish Athletics     2016-09-29 kl. 02:48     593 words

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Wednesday 28th September WE WIN! scottish athletics have been named Governing Body of the Year at the Team Scotland Scottish Sports Awards.

We can definitely add progressive clubs, committed volunteers and hard-working officials to that roll of honour in a year which has seen events attract record numbers and no fewer than 21 athletes head to Rio for the Olympics and
Paralympics with

 

 

 

Remi Tinubu and Dalung!

 

 Nigeria News Shafaqna     2016-09-29 kl. 02:47     67 words

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It is refreshing that the aftermath of the paralympic Rio Olympic Games is hitting the headlines. Surprised? Don’t be.

Remi Tinubu and Dalung!It is refreshing that the aftermath of the
paralympic Rio Olympic Games is hitting the headlines.

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Paralyzed man regains use of legs through 'cyborg' tech

 

 News10Net     2016-09-29 kl. 02:41     182 words

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Luca, Giacomo 09282016wheelchair 09282016wheelchair less A Northern California man who is paralyzed from the waist down can stand again thanks to an experimental surgery.

McClellan is now taking on a challenge to compete in the cycling portion of the first ever “ Cybathalon ” or what he calls the “Cyborg Olympics.” The event is taking place in Zurich, Switzerland and will bring together
disabled athletes that

 

 

 

TSU Grad and Track Star Price Selected for Paralympic Games

 

 Tennessee Tribune     2016-09-29 kl. 02:33     447 words

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. ( TSU News Service ) – Lack of sight is not holding back Markeith Price. The 2012 Tennessee State University graduate, who is visually impaired, is one of 66 athletes chosen for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio.

TSU Grad and Track Star Price Selected for
Paralympic Games.... The 2012 Tennessee State University graduate, who is visually impaired, is one of 66 athletes chosen for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio.At the team trials in Charlotte, North Carolina, July...

 

 

 

U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball Team named "Best Paralympic Team"

 

 Noodls     2016-09-29 kl. 02:22     624 words

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USAV - USA Volleyball (via noodls) / U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball Team named "Best Paralympic Team" Print By Karen Patterson ([email protected]) | Sept. 28, 2016, 7:26 p.m. (ET) WASHINGTON D.C. (Sept. 28, 2016) - The U.S.

U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball Team named "Best
Paralympic Team".... Women's Sitting Volleyball Team named "Best Paralympic Team" Print By Karen Patterson () | Sept.... (Sept. 28, 2016) - The U.S.Paralympic Women's Sitting Team capped a historic year Wednesday night when the team was named 'Best Paralympic...

 

 

 

Couple shares with students how they overcame remarkable odds to find peace and love

 

 Los Angeles Times     2016-09-29 kl. 02:15     694 words

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A legless sprinter and a stand-up comedian in a wheelchair, Burbank residents and actors Katy Sullivan and Jay Cramer offer themselves as examples of how accepting life on its own terms can provide a pathway to peace, love and healing.

New Orleans," just returned from the 2016
Paralympic Games in Brazil, where she was a sports analyst for NBC.... Before that, she represented the U.S. in the 2012 Paralympics in London, where she set a new U.S. record in the 100-meter race.

 

 

 

U.S. Olympic Committee Announces 2016 Winners For Team USA Awards Presented By Dow, Best Of The Games

 

 US Olympic Team     2016-09-29 kl. 02:10     1475 words

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By United States Olympic Committee | Sept. 28, 2016, 8:08 p.m. (ET) Members of the United States Paralympic team enter the stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Sept. 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

28, 2016, 8:08 p.m. (ET) Members of the United States
Paralympic team enter the stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at Maracana Stadium on Sept....achievements from the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in the...

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Rio in Red, White, and Blue

 

 Memphis Magazine     2016-09-29 kl. 02:00     669 words

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EDITOR’S NOTE: In July, we profiled , who — as a rising soccer star — suffered a stroke during his freshman year at Collierville High School.

EDITOR’S NOTE: In July, we profiled , who — as a rising soccer star — suffered a stroke during his freshman year at Collierville High School.We asked Kevin to share some observations and thoughts from his experience earlier this month at the
Paralympic...

 

 

 

Khloe Kardashian Gives Instances Where Lying In A Relationship Is Allowed.

 

 ForNaija.com     2016-09-29 kl. 02:00     599 words

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Nigerian Navy Gives Final Warning, To Begin Massive Crackdown On Illegal Groups Kim Kardashian: Prankster kisses model's famous butt Edo

Reality star wants to study Law Bayelsa First Lady Gives Birth To Quadruplet After Many Years Of Childlessness Bayelsa First Lady gives birth to four children in US Okorocha gives cars, cash to
Paralympians Governor Dickson’s wife gives birth to

 

 

 

Bahrain sport: Fatima receives hero’s welcome

 

 Gulf Daily News     2016-09-29 kl. 01:57     236 words

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The Bahrain Olympic Committee hosted special celebration in appreciation to the achievement of Fatima Abdulrazzaq Safar who gave Bahrain the shot put (F-53) gold medal at the recently-concluded 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

The Bahrain Olympic Committee hosted special celebration in appreciation to the achievement of Fatima Abdulrazzaq Safar who gave Bahrain the shot put (F-53) gold medal at the recently-concluded 2016
Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.Bahrain Table

 

 

 

Gold medal winner Darke tells of Scotland ambition

 

 BBC     2016-09-29 kl. 01:52     230 words

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From the section Highlands & Islands Image copyright PA Image caption Karen Darke won gold at Rio earlier this month Gold medal-winning paralympian Karen Darke has told of her ambition to represent Scotland at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

From the section Highlands & Islands Image copyright PA Image caption Karen Darke won gold at Rio earlier this month Gold medal-winning
paralympian Karen Darke has told of her ambition to represent Scotland at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth

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2017 National Coach Appointments

 

 Noodls     2016-09-29 kl. 01:48     377 words

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TTA - Table Tennis Australia (via noodls) / Table Tennis Australia has been undertaking a review of its High Performance structure over the past 6 months.

With the completion of the RIO Olympics and
Paralympics we are now able to announce the first stage of this review being the new National Head Coaches who will drive the program moving forward to Gold Coast 2018 and Tokyo 2020.

 

 

 

Gold medal winner Darke tells of Scotland ambition

 

 One News Page United Kingdom     2016-09-29 kl. 01:47     27 words

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BBC Local News: Highlands and Islands -- Gold medal-winning paralympian Karen Darke has told of her ambition to represent Scotland at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Gold medal-winning
paralympian Karen Darke has told of her ambition to represent Scotland at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

 

 

 

Team of the Paralympic Games Nominees

 

 TaableNote News     2016-09-29 kl. 01:35     22 words

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The Team of the Paralympic Games is brought to you by The Dow Chemical Company. Good luck to all the nominees!

Team of the
Paralympic Games Nominees.... The Team of the Paralympic Games is brought to you by The Dow Chemical Company.

 

 

 

Woman drugs, sexually abuses Form Two boy

 

 The Zimbabwe Mail     2016-09-29 kl. 01:25     880 words

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A Bulawayo woman was caught behind enemy lines when she allegedly drugged a 14-year-old Form Two boy at a local high school. She went on to have sex with him without protection.

READ MORE Arrest warrant issued for ‘blade-runner’ Oscar Pistorius Johannesburg - South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority has issued an arrest warrant for
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

 

 

 

Team USA with The Hartford.

 

 TaableNote News     2016-09-29 kl. 01:24     27 words

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3 GOLD medals 1 Silver medal Defending champ Brad Snyder: The Male Athlete of the Paralympic Games ..

The Male Athlete of the
Paralympic Games ..-

 

 

 

Fox back in St Stephen

 

 St Austell Voice     2016-09-29 kl. 01:20     477 words

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Gareth Rowett 28th September 2016 SILVER STAR: Jonathan Fox in St Stephen

St Stephen's
Paralympic swimming star Jonathan Fox was back in Clay Country this weekend showing off the two silver medals won in Rio.... To be back on the world stage was brilliant. “To think this time last year I wasn't even in the pool, because of my injury, is a great thing. “This was the first time I've come away from a Paralympics...

 

 

 

Tipoteh Pays Homage To China

 

 The New Republic Liberia     2016-09-29 kl. 01:02     336 words

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Dr. Togba-Nah Tipoteh has congratulated the People's Republic of China on her National Day which falls on Wednesday, September 28th. In a message, Dr.

In a message, Dr.Tipoteh, an economist, politician and tennis player spoke highly of the extraordinary achievement of the Chinese athletes at the Rio
Paralympics, pointing out to the Chinese victories, especially the winning of 103 Gold Medals, a

 

 

 

METI to test pay-by-fingerprint system for non-Japanese tourists

 

 Japan Times     2016-09-29 kl. 00:59     293 words

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The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said Wednesday that it will test a service allowing visitors from abroad to make payments only with their fingerprints at popular tourist spots.

The ministry will call on tourist business operators across the country to participate in the project, aiming to prepare a tourist-friendly environment ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and
Paralympics.

 

 

 

Petr Cech’s Successor Wants EPL Move

 

 ForNaija.com     2016-09-29 kl. 00:45     560 words

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Wayde to go! Zille wants to rename stadium after 400m hero Van Niekerk Ecstatic match winner Kehinde Fatai wants more goals in Russia Jonathan’s ex-aide, Dudafa, wants firms to deny laundering $15.5m for Patience Obasanjo wants N5.

free Chibok girls, Buhari wants United Nations as intermediary with Boko Haram Manchester City boss wants an apology from Yaya Toure Group wants INEC to explain how it handles Nigerian voters’ data PPFN Technical Director wants
Paralympians

 

 

 

Mainer sails to silver medal at Paralympic Games in Rio

 

 WCSH-TV     2016-09-29 kl. 00:38     100 words

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less SOUTH FREEPORT, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- South Freeport's Hugh Freund did not come home empty-handed from his first Paralympic Games with the U.S. Sailing Team.

Mainer sails to silver medal at
Paralympic Games in Rio. less SOUTH FREEPORT, Maine (NEWS CENTER) --... South Freeport's Hugh Freund did not come home empty-handed from his first Paralympic Games with the U.S.... Olympic and Paralympic teams. .

 

 

 

To My Brothers

 

 TaableNote News     2016-09-29 kl. 00:17     90 words

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A letter from U.S. National 7-a-side Football Striker and Co-Captain Seth Jahn to the U.S. Paralympic National Team extolling the players' journey to the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janiero and looking forward to what lies ahead. U.S.

Paralympic National Team extolling the players' journey to the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janiero and looking forward to what lies ahead.... U.S.Paralympic National Soccer Team co-captain Seth Jahn reflects on the #USPNT's incredible experience at the Paralympics...

 

 

 

News From Around the World - EME NEWS (SEP 29, 2016)

 

 American Track and Field     2016-09-29 kl. 00:12     2435 words

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IAAF President reflects - LONDON (GBR): As Seb Coe turns 60 on Thursday, the IAAF president and British middle-distance great reflects on his career

LONDON (GBR): Britain’s medal prospects at future Olympics and
Paralympics could be threatened due to a slump in people playing the National Lottery which accounts for two-thirds of funding for Britain’s medal-winning athletes, informs the Daily...

 

 

 

Juegos en Rio 2016

 

 ZDNet     2016-09-29 kl. 00:04     313 words

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Sigue ahora los Juegos Paralimpicos 2016. Los Juegos Olimpicos de Verano 2016 en Rio de Janeiro ya estan aqui, se el primero en enterarte de todos los acontecimientos gracias a esta grandiosa app.

Follow the
Paralympic Games 2016 now.... Enjoy the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio.

 

 

 

Andy Murray named Scottish sportsperson of the year

 

 Stv.tv     2016-09-29 kl. 00:02     413 words

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Victorious: It's the third time Murray has won the award. PA Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has been named sportsperson of the year at the Scottish Sports Awards in Edinburgh.

More than 50 Scottish Olympians and
Paralympians from the recent Rio Games were in attendance at the awards, which were held at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre.... It was a successful night for tennis overall, with Britain's Davis Cup team named team of the year and Rio Paralympic...

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Olympians vs Paralympians

 

 SentinelAssam.com     2016-09-29 kl. 00:02     769 words

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The Rio Games are over, both the Olympics and Paralympics versions. But a controversy has begun in India over the differential treatment handed out to para-athletes, as compared to their able-bodied counterparts.

Olympians vs
Paralympians.... The Rio Games are over, both the Olympics and Paralympics versions.... And now a debate has begun whether our Paralympic athletes should be treated at par with our Olympians.... After all, Rio witnessed the best ever medal haul by Indians in a Paralympics...

 

 

 

Quadriplegic to skydive

 

 Castanet.net     2016-09-29 kl. 00:02     321 words

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Photo: Facebook - Okanagan Skydive A woman will be jumping out of an airplane for her first time in 20 years, but this time will be quite a bit different than her first jump.

Chalmers says they've had Josh Dueck, local
Paralympic slalom skier, skydive with them a couple times, as well as others.

 

 

 

Paralympic medalist, Emong has been driven by prayer

 

 Uganda Daily Monitor     2016-09-29 kl. 00:02     786 words

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Kampala. Did you know Uganda ever participated in the Winter Paralympics? Is it important anyway? Yes. Tofiri Kibuuka represented Uganda twice at the Winter Paralympics in 1976 in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden and in 1980 in Geilo, Norway.

Paralympic medalist, Emong has been driven by prayer.... Kampala. Did you know Uganda ever participated in the Winter Paralympics?... Yes. Tofiri Kibuuka represented Uganda twice at the Winter Paralympics in 1976 in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden and in 1980 in Geilo,...

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The Style Doctor, Uche Nnaji and his wife Anthonia Welcome a Baby Girl

 

 ForNaija.com     2016-09-28 kl. 23:55     550 words

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BN Style Your Bump: Kim Kardashian West Edition HOTTEST FASHION TRENDS: Style Hub Naija Blog Photo Of The Day: RMD takes a trip with

Native doctor arrested with human skull, bone Police arrest native doctor with human parts in Abia Nigeria Police arrest ‘native doctor’ with human parts Welcome Back Speech By President Of The Senate Heroes welcome for
paralympians Kante:

 

 

 

Secretary of State John Kerry Presents Award at USA Olympic Committee Team Awards Ceremony

 

 ImperialValleyNews     2016-09-28 kl. 23:54     59 words

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Washington, DC - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will present an award at the USA Olympic Committee Team Awards Ceremony, to be held today at 7:00 p.m., at McDonough Arena on the campus of Georgetown University in Washington.

outstanding U.S. performances from the Rio 2016 Olympic and
Paralympic Games.coach@dynamiccorridorgroup.com.

 

 

 

Awards reveal hidden talent

 

 Australian Financial Review     2016-09-28 kl. 23:49     1194 words

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Whole Kids founders Monica and James Meldrum, with daughter Chloe. Supplied by Claire Stewart   A chance trip to help the Australian government deliver food aid to impoverished communities in Indonesia left an indelible mark on Monica Meldrum.

Now in it's fifth year, the awards have garnered interest from an increasingly broad cross-sector of entrants, some high profile, such as television personality Lisa Wilkinson, mining magnate Gina Rinehart and three-time
Paralympic swimmer Ellie

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Glendale opens archery range in Oct. 15 ceremony

 

 Daily News-Sun     2016-09-28 kl. 23:47     454 words

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The public is invited to attend the official grand opening of the city’s newest sports and recreation amenity, the Archery Range Complex at Glendale Heroes Park from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Oct. 15.

Local archery clubs will conduct demonstrations and local 2016 US Archer
Paralympian Eric Bennett - a teacher in the Dysart Unified School District - as well as 2016 US Archery Team Coach Mel Nichols will make an appearance and help christen the

 

 

 

Contestants' naughty one-liners steal the show

 

 Dinnington & Maltby Guardian     2016-09-28 kl. 23:36     1745 words

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The Great British Bake Off's Benjamina Ebuehi did not manage to scoop the star baker title this week, but she did win in the innuendo stakes.

Mothers do not get enough credit,
Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey says Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey has said mothers do not get "nearly enough credit" for the work they do when it comes to balancing their working and personal lives.

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Paralympian Mikey Hall speaks of Rio disappointment

 

 Oswestry & Border Counties Advertizer     2016-09-28 kl. 23:33     293 words

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Published date: 28 September 2016 | Published by: Daniel Heald

Paralympian Mikey Hall speaks of Rio disappointment.... Daniel Heald. Paralympic archerHall has spoken of his disappointment at not securing a medal in Rio, but says the experience has made him hungrier than ever for success.

 

 

 

USTA: Charlotte Men's and Women's Tennis Team Win Championships

 

 WBTV News     2016-09-28 kl. 23:28     626 words

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CHARLOTTE MEN’S AND WOMENS TENNIS TEAMS CROWNED NATIONAL CHAMPIONS AT USTA LEAGUE 5.0 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS TOURNAMENT MOBILE, ALA. – Both the men’s and women’s tennis teams from Charlotte, N.C.

In addition, it owns approximately 90 Pro Circuit events throughout the U.S. and selects the teams for the Davis Cup, Fed Cup, Olympic and
Paralympic Games.

 

 

 

Shops should allow for better wheelchair access

 

 Straits Times     2016-09-28 kl. 23:23     207 words

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I congratulate our Paralympians for doing us proud in Rio recently ("Hurrah for our Paralympians!"; Sunday).

I congratulate our
Paralympians for doing us proud in Rio recently ("Hurrah for our Paralympians!"; Sunday).They showed Singapore that they have the determination and grit to persevere, and they rightly deserve another medal for their sheer

 

 

 

Caledon athlete shines at Paralympic Games in Rio

 

 Caledon Citizen     2016-09-28 kl. 23:21     64 words

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  0 Comments Some more Olympic hardware is coming to Caledon in light of the XV Paralympic Summer Games in Rio. Local swimmer Tess Routliffe won silver in the 200-metre individual medley last week.

Caledon athlete shines at
Paralympic Games in Rio....   0 Comments Some more Olympic hardware is coming to Caledon in light of the XV Paralympic Summer Games in Rio.... Team Canada won eight gold, 10 silver and 11 bronze medals at the XV Paralympic Summer...

 

 

 

Paralympian Crystal Lane's cycle 'stolen' from Stockport home

 

 One News Page United Kingdom     2016-09-28 kl. 23:16     25 words

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(41 minutes ago) BBC Local News: Manchester -- Paralympic cyclist Crystal Lane says her specially-adapted bike has been stolen from her home in Greater Manchester.

Paralympian Crystal Lane's cycle 'stolen' from Stockport home.... Manchester -- Paralympic cyclist Crystal Lane says her specially-adapted bike has been stolen from her home in Greater Manchester.

 

 

 

WATCH: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Welcomes Prince William, Princess Kate & Kids to Canada

 

 People     2016-09-28 kl. 23:09     59 words

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William and Kate met with some of the Olympic and Paralympic medal winners from Canada. Watch People Now live every weekday at 8:30am ET, the re-broadcast at 11:30am ET or on-demand at  people.com/PEN/people-now .

William and Kate met with some of the Olympic and
Paralympic medal winners from Canada.

 

 

 

Northport-East Northport Celebrates Homecoming

 

 Northport Patch     2016-09-28 kl. 23:01     389 words

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Students, faculty and the greater Northport-East Northport community gathered on Sept. 24 to showcase their school spirit during Northport High School’s football game against the Central Islip Musketeers.

Homecoming court nominees took a jeep ride around the field followed by a special guest appearance from Northport High School alum and
Paralympic Gold Medalist Mikey Brannigan.... Paralympic Gold Medalist and Northport Alum Mikey Brannigan waved to the...

 

 

 

Paralympics move to commercial TV a win for Seven and sponsors 7 minutes ago

 

 AdNews     2016-09-28 kl. 22:59     995 words

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Seven’s first foray into the Paralympic Games has been buoyed by solid TV audience figures and unprecedented support from broadcast partners in the first time both the Olympic and Paralympic games have been shown on commercial television.

Paralympics move to commercial TV a win for Seven and sponsors 7 minutes ago.... Seven’s first foray into the Paralympic Games has been buoyed by solid TV audience figures and unprecedented support from broadcast partners in the first time both the Olympic and Paralympic...

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John Kremer’s Paralympic story | Inside Track

 

 Global Herald     2016-09-28 kl. 22:55     68 words

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Sport 0 Views [embedded content] John Kramer shares his story of how he became a Sitting Volleyball player for the USA at the Paralympics. Subscribe to the official Olympic channel here: http://bit.

John Kremer’s
Paralympic story | Inside Track.... Sport 0 Views John Kramer shares his story of how he became a Sitting Volleyball player for the USA at the Paralympics.

 

 

 

Council roundup: Parks Commission work plan approved, Ancich Waterfront Park update

 

 Tacoma News Tribune     2016-09-28 kl. 22:45     666 words

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The two-year 2017-2018 work plan for Gig Harbor’s Parks Commission was approved by the City Council at Monday’s meeting.

Recognition of
Paralympic gold medalist Paralympic gold medalist and Gig Harbor native Megan Blunk was recognized for her achievements at the beginning of Monday’s meeting.... Blunk won gold earlier this month as part of Team USA women’s wheelchair basketball team at the 2016 Paralympic...

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