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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... of the mainland economy and political gridlock in the United States.   Paralympics heroes back in town Hong Kong's successful Paralympics team arrives back in the city from London with a clutch ...

  2. Sport - PARALYMPICS

    Putin opens Winter Paralympics as Ukraine make symbolic statement

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 03:05pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sochi Putin opens Winter Paralympics as Ukraine make symbolic statement Russian President Vladimir Putin opened the Winter Paralympics in the Black Sea resort ... 31-strong team who did not enter the stadium with him. Ukraine had earlier said it would refrain from any political protests during the ceremony, and Paralympic committee head Valery Sushkevich even ...

  3. New ruling opens way for HK to win more medals

    Posted Nov 29th 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Nearly 10 years after members of the Spanish basketball team were uncovered as frauds, intellectually disabled (ID) athletes were re-admitted into future Paralympic Games after a landmark decision by officials in Kuala Lumpur last week. The decision by the general assembly of the International Paralympic Committee to formally ratify a motion for the re-inclusion ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Paralympic heroes to compete in Hong Kong Marathon

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 11:33am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Sprint relay team who took gold in Atlanta take on 10km race to raise money for young athletes A marathon task for Paralympians Four Paralympic relay gold ... Fazaa International Athletics Competition in Dubai soon after. So was just 15 when the team won gold in the 4x100m relay at the 1996 Paralympic Games in Atlanta, United States. Now, the team ...

  5. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Sep 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Chinese name for Zhang Jigang, executive director for the opening ceremony of the Paralympics, is , not as was printed in the story headlined 'Paralympics open with a show of harmony' on September 7. We apologise for the mistake, which was introduced in the editing process. ...

  6. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Oscar Pistorius murder trial adjourned for a week as athlete prepares defence

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 06:01pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Pretoria The murder trail of Oscar Pistorius was adjourned on Friday until April 7, when the South African Paralympic and Olympic track star is expected to take the stand in his ... and London Paralympics. He also won a battle against athletics authorities for the right to compete against able-bodied men, becoming the first amputee runner at an Olympics when he reached the 400 ...

  7. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Pistorius blow as star pathologist refuses to testify at murder trial

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 01:21am by AFP

    ... that I can't say anything right now." Perumal's absence from the witness box casts further doubt on the believability of Pistorius' story, after a week which saw the Paralympic star ... star, saying he mistook her for an intruder in his upmarket Pretoria villa. The state alleges Pistorius and Steenkamp were arguing and that the 27-year-old Olympian and Paralympic gold medallist ...

  8. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Defence has to overcome Pistorius’ evasive and contradictory testimony

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 09:52pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Pretoria Paralympic athlete did not help himself with evasive, angry and contradictory testimony Defence for Pistorius has work to do "Roses are red, violets are blue. ... and killed her. It was the last piece of evidence heard as the Paralympic athlete completed a harrowing week of testimony on Tuesday, wrapping up the central chapter of a sensational murder trial. ...




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