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Delhi Golf Club


Denied entry, golfer alleges classism at Delhi Golf Club

May 28, 2019 2:37 am

Rashid Khan, who won a silver medal at the 2010 Asian Games, said that he now practices “in wastelands and Noida golf course, and this might cost me my Olympic dream”. 

Forest dept finds 2,000 logs in pits at Golf Club

August 04, 2018 3:49 am

The Delhi government had received a complaint by two club members, alleging that close to 100 trees were felled without permission. The complaint said that the allegations made were substantiated during the investigation.

Beyond ‘racism’ controversy, a wider debate: In DGC row, question of rights, duties of a ‘public authority’

July 27, 2017 1:12 am

The question civil society activists have been asking since the Tailin Lyngdoh incident is: given that DGC cannot probably survive without government benevolence, does this not make it a ‘public authority’? And, if that is the case, how can it have rules that are essentially unconstitutional?

More than 100 Guwahati citizens seek PM Modi's 'action' against Delhi Golf Club

July 05, 2017 10:32 pm

The signatories described the June 26 incident in which Tailin Lyngdoh, a Khasi woman was thrown out of the elite Delhi Golf Club as one that violated provisions of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act

Against Delhi Golf Club, a PIL to redeem the Jainsem

July 04, 2017 1:02 am

The two pieces of fabric are embroidered (festooned) at the bottom and made to size. The Jainsem is worn over a skirt/petticoat and blouse. Some women wear it ankle length; others wear it just below their knees.

Delhi Golf Club incident: Clear case of racial discrimination, says Kiren Rijiju

June 27, 2017 6:30 pm

On Sunday, a woman from Meghalaya wearing a traditional Khasi attire was asked to leave a dining room in the Delhi Golf Club because she appeared like a 'maid'

Delhi Golf Club says Meghalaya woman's ouster was 'unfortunate' and being given political overtones

June 27, 2017 1:33 pm

The incident occurred on Sunday when Tailin Lyngdoh, a governess to Nividita Barthakur, Health Advisor in Assam government, was allegedly asked to leave because of her attire.

Indian Open: At Delhi Golf Club, it’s a fairway to heaven

March 18, 2016 11:32 am

Although the first day saw quite a few scores in red, England’s Tommy Fleetwood (4-under) believes it might change over the weekend.

Notice to Delhi Golf Club over teenager’s drowning

June 12, 2015 3:48 am

“Investigators are waiting for a reply to the notice. We will then take action against the person responsible,” a senior police officer said.

‘An aggressive mindset helped’

February 22, 2015 12:23 am

From somewhere around tied 25th, I am tied fourth. So that was indeed a moving day for me.