Monday, 5 December, 2022
TopicDelhi Gymkhana Club

Topic: Delhi Gymkhana Club

Delhi Gymkhana fights to stay exclusive as new admin’s makeover brings Ramayana play, NE fest

Members allege govt-appointed administrator of Delhi Gymkhana Club, Om Pathak, is flouting rules. Pathak claims complaints are a result of 'unchecked power' coming to an end.

Delhi Gymkhana board moves SC, says govt shouldn’t be concerned with affairs of private clubs

Delhi Gymkhana's appeal says clubs have absolute freedom to govern themselves in accordance with their charters & courts have limited scope of judicial review in the matter of clubs' functioning

More wine & cigarettes, less sport — why Delhi Gymkhana Club was ‘taken over’ by govt

NCLT dissolved Delhi Gymkhana Club’s general committee last year on various allegations made by govt. NCLAT has upheld that verdict, and govt has appointed an administrator.

Centre appoints MM Juneja as administrator of Delhi Gymkhana Club

Manmohan Juneja, OSD, Ministry of Corporate Affairs has taken over the management of the club from the general committee & he will oversee the affairs of the club.

Delhi Gymkhana files complaint against retired colonel ex-secy for Rs 2 lakh liquor ‘theft’

Report submitted by Delhi Gymkhana Club panel alleges 'illegal withdrawal' of liquor by former secretary Col. Ashish Khanna (retd) and two other members during lockdown.

Delhi Gymkhana moves NCLAT, says clubs have absolute freedom to govern themselves

At NCLAT, Delhi Gymkhana Club challenges 26 June order passed by NCLT, which had directed the government to appoint two members on the club's general committee.

Delhi Gymkhana has become a bar, ‘hereditary club’, Modi govt tells company law tribunal

In its submissions before the NCLAT seeking control of management of Delhi Gymkhana club, the government states that the club is ‘an ugly example of nepotism in a democratic country’.

‘Disgruntled’ members trying to destabilise us: Delhi Gymkhana club on govt plea to take over

The club sought the dismissal of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs’ plea to take over the club before the National Company Law Tribunal, which reserved its order.

Clash of the titans: It’s true Lutyens’ elite vs Modi govt over Delhi Gymkhana management

Govt has filed a petition with National Company Law Tribunal, and Delhi Gymkhana management committee says it needs a few days after lockdown to respond.

On Camera

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Megha Thakur was no run-of-the-mill pretty face, but an influencer who touched many lives

21-yr-old Indian-Canadian Instagram star and TikTok celebrity Megha Thakur, who died this week, subverted the expectations of a content creator by opening up her mind and heart.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

The National War Memorial at India Gate, New Delhi | Photo: Suchet Vir Singh | ThePrint

A walk around National War Memorial to read 8 stories of heroism on 51st anniversary of 1971 war

ThePrint walks around the National War Memorial at India Gate in New Delhi & looks back at the stories of those who sacrificed their lives in the war and were awarded top gallantry medals.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.