Saturday, 21 May, 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.

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Title scene of Taarak Mehta ka ooltah chashmah.

Dear Taarak Mehta, you were our peak comfort content for 14 years. Now it’s time to retire

Just like the Truman Show, all Taarak Mehta plots somehow feel the same for the past few years. It's fine to accept that ideas can go stale.
File photo of chief economic advisor V. Anantha Nageswaran | Photo: Twitter | @FinMinIndia

Stock market turmoil, crypto craze proof of human ‘fear, greed’ says chief economic advisor

Speaking at India Ideas Conclave, organised by think tank India Foundation in Bengaluru, V. Anantha Nageswaran, also said India was now in position to deliver domestically-driven growth'.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.