High Jumper Praveen Kumar.

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India's High Jumper Praveen Kumar Bags Silver At Tokyo Paralympics

At the Tokyo Paralympics, India's Praveen Kumar has won a silver medal in the men's high jump T64 event for the country on September 3. Kumar, who has a leg amputation and uses prosthetics to compete in a standing position, also broke the Asian record with a 2.07m jump at the event. In the competition, Great Britain's Jonathan Broom-Edwards and Poland's Maciej Lepiato won gold and bronze, respectively. 

Fri, 03 Sep 2021 - 10:23 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Silver, Tokyo paralympics, high jump, Praveen Kumar

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Bhavina Patel and Zhou Ying at Tokyo Paralympics.

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Bhavina Patel Wins Silver At Tokyo, Loses Gold Against China

Bhavina Patel, the Indian table tennis player, has won the first silver medal for India at the Tokyo Paralympics on August 29. However, she lost the finals against world number one China's Zhou Ying in straight sets by 3-0 within 19 minutes of the game. Commenting on the win, Patel's father said, ''She has made proud...We'll celebrate as she won a silver medal in Tokyo Paralympics".

Sun, 29 Aug 2021 - 09:49 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Tokyo paralympics, Silver, Table Tennis, China

Courtesy: ANI

The Winners of Long jump at World Athletics U20 Championships.

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India Wins Silver In Long Jump At World Athletics U20 Championships

India's Shaili Singh won a silver medal at the World Athletics U-20 Championships in the women's long jump in Kenya's Nairobi on August 22. Meanwhile, Sweden's Maja Askag bagged gold, jumping 6.60m against Singh's 6.59m and Ukraine's Mariia Horielova won bronze with a jump of 6.50m. This's the third medal of India, including a bronze in the 4x400m mixed relay team event and a silver in the 10,000m racewalking.

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 03:01 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: World Athletics U20 Championships, Silver, India, Long Jump, Kenya

The winner of World U-20 Athletics Championship.

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India Wins Silver At the World U-20 Athletics Championship

The 17-year-old Amit Khatri from India won a silver at the World U-20 Athletics Championship in men's 10,000 metres race walk on August 21 in Kenya's Nairobi. Khatri took 42 minutes 17.94 seconds to win silver while Kenya's Heristone Wanyoni won the gold and Spain's Paul McGrath won the bronze for his country. On the win, Khatri said, ''It's not the result I expected but I am happy.'' 

Sun, 22 Aug 2021 - 02:26 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: World U-20 Athletics Championship, Silver, Race Walk, Kenya

Mirabai Chanu, Zhihui Hou, Windy Cantika Aisah

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Mirabai Chanu Wins First Silver Medal In Weightlifting At Tokyo Olympic

Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu has won the silver medal in the woman's 49-kg category by lifting 202 kg at the 2020 Tokyo Games on July 24. Meanwhile, China's Zhihui Hou and Indonesia's Windy Cantika Aisah secured Gold and Bronze respectively. Chanu has become the second woman medalist after Karnam Malleswari's Bronze in weightlifting. Besides, Chanu won the first medal for India at the game. 

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 - 03:27 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Mirabai Chanu, Tokyo Olympic, Silver, Weighlifter

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Pandora switches to synthetic diamonds.

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World's Largest Jewellery-Maker 'Pandora' Switches To Lab-Made Diamonds

Jewellery maker Pandora has taken a sustainable approach by switching from mined diamonds to lab-made diamonds, the company announced on May 3. The synthetic diamonds would be used in all future designs, and Pandora would release a line of rings, bangles, and earrings. Initial release of the products would be in Britain, followed by other markets. The company would also be using recycled gold and silver from 2025.

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 10:01 AM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: Britain, JEWELLERY, synthetic diamonds, gold, Silver

Courtesy: New York Times

Rajat Tula event

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Gujarat CM Rupani Weighed Against Silver, Donates To Cow Shelters

In a 'Rajat Tula' event organised by Samast Mahajan Trust on March 29, Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani was weighed against 85 kilograms of silver. After the event, the CM donated the silver to cow shelters in the state for the welfare of livestock. Mentioning Karuna Abhiyan that aims at treating birds injured by the kite strings, CM Rupani said his government has also inducted 350 veterinary vans into the service.

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 04:55 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Vijay Rupani, Silver, Cows, animals

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Silver Jewellary

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Silver Remains People's Pick This Dhanteras Owing to Pandemic

Jewellers in the NCT-Delhi claimed that people are showing keen interest in buying Silver ahead of the Dhanteras festival. They opined that the unemployment due to the pandemic made people shift to the less costly metal this time. A jeweller mentioned people wanted to celebrate Dhanteras “without burning a hole in their pocket.” Another claimed that the footfall of customers and sales are very low this time owing to the pandemic.

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 01:32 PM / by Rashi Jain

Tags: Diwali, business, Silver, gold (1052, Coronavirus, Economy

Courtesy: Hindustan Times