Ethiopians Tesfaye Abera, a rank outsider, and defending champion Dinknesh Mekash clinched the men's and women's titles respectiely and the top prize of USD 41,000 in the 12th Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon here on Sunday.
The return of seasoned distance runner and London Olympian Ram Singh Yadav has made it a real challenge for last year's top Indian finisher among men, Karan Singh, to repeat his feat in Sunday's Mumbai Marathon.
President Pranab Mukherjee will give away outstanding Parliamentarian Award` to senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley, Congress veteran Karan Singh and Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav on Tuesday at a function.
Veteran Congress leader Karan Singh has come out with a book on his meetings with "remarkable women", which has several tidbits like his suggestion to Indira Gandhi to quit after the Emergency and Morarji Desai offering to nominate Rukmini Devi Arundale for the post of President.
Lalita Babar completed a hat-trick of wins among the Indian women and set a new course record, while Pune-based Army Sports Institute`s Karan Singh was the best finisher among the Indian men in the 11th Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, here today.
A Delhi court has dismissed a plea seeking direction to police for registration of an FIR against three-time Congress MLA Karan Singh for alleged land encroachment, tax evasion, cheating and corruption.
Revealing another side of his versatile nature, Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) president and veteran Congressman Karan Singh rendered a selection of light classical and devotional songs Wednesday as part of the ICCR`s Horizon Culture series.
The history of the Indian sub-
continent would have been "different" if the then Maharaja of
Jammu and Kashmir Hari Singh and Sheikh Abdullah had come to
an agreement on the state, Karan Singh said on Monday.