Patanjali: News

13 Sep 2018

Baba Ramdev

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.

13 Aug 2018


SBI bags the title of 'India's most patriotic brand': Survey

India's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) is considered to be the country's most patriotic brand, according to a survey.

11 Aug 2018


Man held for creating fake Facebook-profile of Patanjali's Acharya Balkrishna

A man, who allegedly created a fake Facebook account of Acharya Balkrishna of the Patanjali Group and engaged in vulgar conversations with the people, has been arrested in Noida today.

19 Jul 2018

Baba Ramdev

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.

21 Jun 2018

Baba Ramdev

Massive job openings: Ramdev's Patanjali is looking for 50,000 salespersons

Yoga guru Ramdev's Patanjali has announced 50,000 job openings for the post of salesmen, making it an amazing opportunity for jobless to earn money.

17 Jun 2018

Baba Ramdev

Meet the 6 youngest self-made Indian billionaires under 50

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14 Jun 2018


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13 Jun 2018


Patanjali: The journey of India's fastest-growing FMCG company

Twelve years ago, Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali Ayurved Limited started its journey as a small-sized pharmacy, which sold ayurvedic medicines.

06 Jun 2018

Yogi Adityanath

Food park project: UP CM reaches out to Patanjali's Balkrishna

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to expedite the process for Patanjali Ayurved to set up its Rs. 6,000cr food park, after the company said it was pulling out from the project due to non-cooperation from the state government.

31 May 2018


'Ab India Bolega': Patanjali launches 'Kimbho' to compete with WhatsApp

After tying up with BSNL to launch Swadeshi Samriddhi SIM cards (meant for employees only), Yoga Guru Ramdev's Patanjali on Wednesday announced an app called 'Kimbho' to compete with WhatsApp.

29 May 2018


Planning to get Patanjali's 'swadeshi' SIM-cards? Don't bother, it's fake-news

Yesterday, reputed media houses announced Patanjali's newest product- 'swadeshi' SIM cards- marking Baba Ramdev's foray into the telecom sector.

28 May 2018


Patanjali enters telecom sector with Swadeshi Samriddhi SIM card

Foraying into the telecom sector, Patanjali has announced the launch of Swadeshi Samriddhi SIM card in India.

26 Apr 2018


Meet the 6 youngest self-made Indian billionaires under 50

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08 Apr 2018

Delhi High Court

Delhi-HC stops Patanjali trademark infringement by 4 firms, 1 trust

Delhi High Court has restrained four ayurveda firms and a trust from manufacturing, selling or advertising any goods or services bearing the mark or word Patanjali.

18 Jan 2018


Patanjali Ayurved's exclusive store inaugurated at Delhi IGI Airport

Only a day after partnering with eight e-commerce platforms, Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved has opened an "exclusive store" at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal-2.

16 Jan 2018


Patanjali's massive online push; partners with Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm

Giving a big push to the online sales of "swadeshi" FMCG products, Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved has partnered with eight leading e-commerce platforms, including Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall, ShopClues, Big Basket, Grofers, NetMeds, and 1mg.

11 Jan 2018

Baba Ramdev

Will the 'swadeshi' Patanjali go global with Louis Vuitton's help?

The steep growth of Patanjali has grabbed major eyeballs. Its latest admirer is French luxury group LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE, aka Louis Vuitton/LVMH.

28 Dec 2017


Why is Rakhi Sawant currently obsessed with condoms?

If there is one thing that Rakhi Sawant can give credit to herself for her "success", it would be her controversial statements.

26 Dec 2017


Patanjali's new products: Diapers, sanitary napkins planned next year

Patanjali is expanding its range of products even further. According to spokesperson SK Gupta Tijarawala, the FMCG brand is looking to launch diapers and sanitary napkins next year.

22 Dec 2017


Patanjali named India's most trusted, attractive FMCG brand

In less than 12 years, Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved Limited has become India's most attractive and trusted Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) brand.

28 Sep 2017


Baba's empire: Patanjali's success story has too loose a narrative

It's as if Patanjali can do no wrong. In a very brief period of time, it took the FMCG sector by storm with an array of "swadeshi" products, promising to make "videshi" FMCG giants quaver.

26 Sep 2017

Mukesh Ambani

Hurun India Rich List: Patanjali's Balkrishna ranked 8th richest person

Patanjali Ayurved's Acharya Balkrishna made a surprise entry into the "top 10" of the Hurun India Rich List 2017.

22 Sep 2017


Patanjali in talks with investment banks to raise Rs. 1,000cr

Baba Ramdev's Patanjali is in talks with different banks to raise structured credit of Rs. 1,000cr to expand its business.

19 Sep 2017


Patanjali eyes Rs. 700cr deal: Second win in two months

According to reports, Baba Ramdev's Patanjali is set to bag a Rs. 700cr contract for mid-day meals in UP schools.

08 Sep 2017

Delhi High Court

Patanjali restrained from airing ads to promote Chyawanprash

Baba Ramdev's Patanjali has been asked by the Delhi High Court to stop its Chyawanprash brand's advertisements.

31 Aug 2017


After Ram Rahim, is Baba Ramdev next on judiciary's list?

The Allahabad HC has stayed work on a Patanjali Food Park and suspended approval for land use change to Baba Ramdev for a plot in Noida's Gautam Budh Nagar.

11 Aug 2017


'Godman to Tycoon': Book on Baba Ramdev in legal trouble

A Delhi court has restrained the publication and sale of 'Godman to Tycoon: The Untold Story of Baba Ramdev', said its publisher.

03 Aug 2017


Patanjali's next stop? Disrupting branded apparel market in India

Come 2018, if things go right, we are going to see a major shopping spree for the 'swadeshi' line of clothes, for men, women, and children, that Baba Ramdev plans to launch.

30 Jul 2017


Sadhu Ramdev, Seva Patanjali

If telecom then Jio, if payments then Paytm, if FMCG then Patanjali - Let me clarify. These are the names of the disruptors.

14 Jul 2017


Baba Ramdev enters private security space with 'Parakram Suraksha'

Looks like Baba Ramdev is trying to shift focus from Yoga and Ayurveda.

08 Jun 2017


Could Baba Ramdev soon launch lipsticks?!

After launching a range of products, Baba Ramdev is now considering a new venture: lipsticks!

30 May 2017

West Bengal

Patanjali products fail quality tests: RTI reply

An RTI query has revealed that Patanjali products have failed several quality assessment tests conducted by Haridwar's Ayurveda and Unani Office.

15 May 2017

Baba Ramdev

Baba Ramdev's Patanjali working on power generation using bulls

After FMCG, Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved is reportedly eyeing to enter the power generation sector.

12 May 2017


Patanjali aims Rs. 1 lakh cr turnover in five years

Patanjali Ayurved, which had a turnover of Rs. 10,561cr last fiscal, is now aiming a turnover of Rs. 1L crore, in the next five years.

24 Apr 2017

Baba Ramdev

Defence canteens stop selling Ramdev's Amla juice

After the Central Food Lab in Kolkata issued an adverse report about the Patanjali amla juice, the Ministry of Defence's Canteen Stores Department discontinued sales of the product.

17 Apr 2017


Patanjali enters food industry with new restaurant in Chandigarh

Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurveda has ventured into the food market by launching its first restaurant in Chandigarh.

10 Apr 2017


Ramdev's Patanjali secures seal with DRDO

The DRDO has roped in Baba Ramdev's Patanjali to market products developed by its Life Sciences department; it hopes Patanjali's wide consumer network will be beneficial.

02 Jan 2017


Patanjali disrupts FMCG sector in 2016

An ASSOCHAM-TechSci research report stated that Patanjali Ayurved has been the biggest disruptive force in India's FMCG sector in 2016; the report said Patanjali posted "annual growth of 146% in fiscal year 2016 grossing a turnover of $769 million."

15 Dec 2016


Court fines Patanjali Rs.11 lakh for misbranding and misrepresentation

A fine of Rs.11 lakh was levied on Patanjali Ayurved Ltd, by a Haridwar court for "misbranding and misrepresentation of its products."