Baba Ramdev: News

14 May 2024

Acharya Balkrishna

SC reserves order on contempt notice issued to Ramdev, Balkrishna

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its order on the contempt notice issued to yoga guru Baba Ramdev, his aide Acharya Balkrishna, and Patanjali Ayurved Ltd in the misleading advertisements case.

30 Apr 2024

Acharya Balkrishna

SC reprimands Uttarakhand licensing body for inaction in Patanjali case 

The Supreme Court on Tuesday expressed dissatisfaction with the Uttarakhand State Licensing Authority's delay in addressing the deceptive advertising case of Patanjali.

24 Apr 2024

Acharya Balkrishna

Patanjali ads case: Ramdev, Balkrishna issue fresh apology 

Patanjali Ayurved Co-founder and Yoga guru Baba Ramdev and the firm's Managing Director Acharya Balkrishna have issued an apology in Wednesday's newspapers for their non-compliance with the Supreme Court directives in the misleading advertisements case.

23 Apr 2024

Acharya Balkrishna

'Was apology same size as your ads': SC slams Patanjali 

The Supreme Court on Tuesday raised questions over the "microscopic" size of Patanjali Ayurved's public apology advertisements issued in newspapers.

16 Apr 2024

Acharya Balkrishna

Patanjali ads case: You can't degrade allopathy, SC tells Ramdev

Yoga guru and co-founder of Patanjali Ayurved Baba Ramdev on Tuesday once again issued an apology to the Supreme Court in connection with the misleading advertisements case.

10 Apr 2024

Acharya Balkrishna

SC rejects Ramdev's apology in Patanjali 'misleading' ads case

The Supreme Court said on Wednesday that it did not accept the apology tendered by Baba Ramdev and Patanjali Ayurved Managing Director Acharya Balkrishna in the misleading advertisements case.

02 Apr 2024

Acharya Balkrishna

Baba Ramdev apologizes to Supreme Court in misleading ads case 

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev and his associate Acharya Balkrishna appeared in the Supreme Court on Tuesday in the "misleading advertisements" case.

Patanjali misleading ads case: Ramdev may appear before SC today 

Yoga guru and Patanjali Ayurved co-founder Baba Ramdev is likely to appear in person before the Supreme Court on Tuesday in the "misleading advertisements" case.

21 Mar 2024

Acharya Balkrishna

Patanjali Ayurved apologizes to SC for misleading advertisements

Acharya Balkrishna, managing director of Patanjali Ayurved and an associate of Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, has apologized to the Supreme Court for the company's misleading claims about its products and their medicinal efficacy.

SC summons Baba Ramdev in Patanjali's misleading ads case

The Supreme Court on Tuesday pulled up Patanjali Ayurved for failing to respond to a contempt notice in the "misleading advertisements" case and ordered co-founder and yoga guru Ramdev to appear before it.

SC pulls up Centre for inaction on Patanjali's 'false advertisements'

The Supreme Court on Tuesday came down heavily on the Centre for not taking any action against the "misleading and false" advertisements by Patanjali Ayurved, a company co-owned by yoga guru Ramdev.

30 Jan 2024

Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds New York unveils Baba Ramdev's wax statue

On Tuesday, a wax figure of Baba Ramdev was unveiled at a Madame Tussauds New York event in Delhi.

15 Dec 2023

Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal: Teacher's cruelty toward students at Patanjali school sparks outrage

A video of children with multiple injury marks allegedly inflicted by a teacher at Acharyakulam, a primary school affiliated with Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurveda in Arunachal Pradesh, recently went viral.

22 Nov 2023


Baba Ramdev responds to SC's warning against misleading ads

Baba Ramdev, the co-founder of Patanjali Ayurved, has fired back at the Supreme Court's warning against airing "false" and "misleading" ads.

Wrestlers' protest: Baba Ramdev demands Brij Bhushan's arrest

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev has supported India's top wrestlers who have been protesting at Delhi's Jantar Mantar for over a month.

16 Sep 2022


4 Patanjali IPOs in next 5 years, says Baba Ramdev

India's most famous yoga guru, Baba Ramdev, is all set to float four initial public offerings (IPO) in the market.

24 Jun 2021


Baba Ramdev moves Supreme Court challenging FIRs against 'allopathy' remark

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court challenging multiple cases against him for his comments on allopathy.

29 May 2021


Will withdraw complaints against Ramdev if he annuls comments: IMA

The Indian Medical Association does not have any personal enmity with Yoga guru Ramdev and will withdraw all its police complaints against him as and when he takes back his controversial comments on modern medicine, the medical body's chief said.

28 May 2021

Uttar Pradesh

BJP MLA backs Ramdev over his comments on allopathy

Uttar Pradesh BJP MLA Surendra Singh has joined the row between Baba Ramdev and the doctors' fraternity, saying the comments against the yoga guru are totally condemnable.

26 May 2021

Narendra Modi

IMA Uttarakhand sends Rs. 1,000 crore defamation notice to Ramdev

The Indian Medical Association's Uttarakhand unit has sent a defamation notice to Yoga guru Ramdev for his remarks about allopathic medicine, reports say.

24 May 2021

Harsh Vardhan

Ramdev withdraws comments on allopathic medicine after furor

Yoga guru Ramdev on Sunday withdrew his recent statements on allopathic medicine which had triggered strong protests from the medical fraternity.

Ramdev calls allopathy 'stupid science', Medical Association demands his prosecution

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) angrily hit out at yoga guru Baba Ramdev Saturday, demanding strict action against him over his derogatory comments on allopathy, claiming the modern medicine is "stupid science" due to which lakhs have died.

19 Feb 2021


Ramdev releases scientific research paper on Patanjali's COVID-19 medicine

Yoga guru Ramdev today released a scientific research paper on a medicine developed by his company - Patanjali Ayurved - for the treatment of COVID-19.

24 Jun 2020


"Cure" for coronavirus: Case filed against Patanjali's Ramdev and Balkrishna

Soon after Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev, who is the head honcho of Patanjali Ayurved, claimed the organization has found a cure for coronavirus, a case was filed against him in a court in Muzaffarpur, Bihar.

23 Jun 2020


Ramdev's Patanjali launches Coronil, Ayurvedic medicine to "cure" coronavirus

On Tuesday, Yoga Guru Swami Ramdev launched Coronil, an Ayurvedic medicine which he claimed can cure COVID-19.

25 Jan 2020

Delhi Police

Journalist Deepak Chaurasia heckled at Shaheen Bagh, FIR registered

Delhi's Shaheen Bagh has grabbed the attention of world media with praises being heaped on women, who are leading the protest against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

28 May 2019


Ramdev wants third child shouldn't get voting-rights, Giriraj supports him

On Sunday, renowned yoga guru Baba Ramdev spoke about population control and sparked a debate. He said the government should introduce a law wherein the third child isn't allowed to vote. This, he opined, will curb India's rising population.

28 May 2019


After Amul, Mother Dairy hike prices, Patanjali launches cheaper milk

From selling cheap denim to instant noodles, Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved Limited is no one-trick pony. Last year, Patanjali even launched its own dairy segment. Now, Patanjali Dairy is taking on India's leading milk suppliers.

23 Apr 2019


Inhuman treatment given to Pragya Thakur in jail unfair: Ramdev

Yoga guru Ramdev has come out in support of the BJP's Bhopal candidate and Malegaon blast case accused Pragya Singh Thakur, saying it was unfair to subject her to cruelty in jail for nine years on the basis of suspicion.

17 Apr 2019

Narendra Modi

Vote for BJP, PM Modi can protect India: Baba Ramdev

Baba Ramdev backs PM Modi Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Tuesday stressed that only PM Narendra Modi can protect the country, endorsing him in what is being seen as a U-turn from his previous position.

25 Feb 2019


Ramdev likely to head India's first government-backed Vedic education board

Baba Ramdev is gearing up to head India's first government-backed Vedic education board after his Trust's bid for setting up the board was adjudged the best by a government panel.

01 Feb 2019

Kumbh Mela

Naga sadhus at Kumbh give up smoking 'chillum'. Here's why!

Many sadhus at the Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj have taken a bold step to quit smoking chillums (clay pipes for smoking), one of their prized possessions, after yoga guru Ramdev asked them not to.

27 Jan 2019


#HealthBytes: 5 Ayurvedic superfoods you must include in your diet

The age-old Indian medicinal practice of Ayurveda has lately become a global phenomenon.

13 Dec 2018

Madhya Pradesh

Modi not someone who indulges in vote-bank politics: Ramdev

Yoga guru Ramdev said yesterday that no one raise doubts about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership and policies, the statement coming a day after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) suffered losses in the Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan Assembly elections.

Abolish voting-rights of those having more than 2 kids: Ramdev

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev recently spoke about the population in the country, and said bachelors like him should be respected more.

13 Sep 2018


Baba Ramdev's Patanjali has entered the dairy business: Details here

In what marks Patanjali's latest foray, Baba Ramdev's company, on Thursday, announced its entry into the dairy segment by launching milk and milk-based products, including curd and cheese.

19 Jul 2018


Baba Ramdev calls the assault on Swami Agnivesh 'disgraceful'

Criticizing the assault on social activist Swami Agnivesh, yoga guru Baba Ramdev said everyone has the right to express their views in democracy but to be attacked for them is a "disgrace".

14 Jul 2018


Ramdev's Kimbho app updated to Bolo, Patanjali says not official

The desi, 'WhatsApp-killer' messaging app Kimbho was silently updated to be called 'Bolo Messenger' by its developer, but Patanjali said that this wasn't the official rebranding and that a new version of Kimbho is still in making.

28 Jun 2018

Tamil Nadu

After Ramdev, Jaggi Vasudev supports Sterlite plant

In a rather strange development, spiritual leader Jaggi Vasudev has voiced his support for Vedanta-owned Sterlite copper plant in Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu. He said 'lynching large businesses is economic suicide'.

Ramdev to be waxed at Madame Tussauds Delhi in 'Vrikshasan'

Citing the increasing popularity of Baba Ramdev, the authorities of Madame Tussauds have decided to carve his wax statue at its New Delhi branch.