Monday, 16 May, 2022
TopicBaba Ramdev

Topic: Baba Ramdev

10 Goa MLAs with tourism businesses in spotlight as state delayed lockdown despite Covid surge

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.

Will withdraw complaints against Ramdev if he takes back remarks: IMA chief

The IMA had also sent a defamation notice demanding an apology from the yoga guru within 15 days, failing which it said would take appropriate action for Rs 1,000 crore compensation

IMA seeks FIR against Ramdev over ‘wrongful, dishonest’ remarks on allopathy

The IMA had earlier written to PM Modi demanding that Ramdev be booked immediately under sedition charges for alleged misinformation campaign on Covid protocols and vaccination.

On Indian TV news — Anulom vilom after heart attack and ‘Corona jung’ with Baba Ramdev

From inviting Ramdev to asking questions about the third wave but getting no answers, the whole world seems upside down on TV news.

IMA wants Ramdev booked for sedition over vaccine remarks, writes to PM Modi

IMA calls Ramdev's remarks a 'clear-cut case of sedition', urges PM Modi to stop yoga guru's 'misinformation campaign'.

IMA serves Rs 1000-crore defamation notice on Ramdev over remarks against allopathy

Terming Ramdev's remarks a 'criminal act', IMA also asked the yoga guru to make a video clip contradicting all his allegations and circulate it on social media platforms.

Midair marriage flies in the face of safety and Covid norms. This is no time for gimmicks

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Ramdev again: Claims 10k doctors died despite vaccine, says he’s doctor of ‘divinity & dignity’

In viral videos on social media, yoga guru Baba Ramdev can be seen mocking doctors and modern medicine, using different false death figures like 1,000 and 10,000.

Ramdev withdraws remarks on allopathic medicine after Health Minister Harsh Vardhan’s letter

The yoga guru, however, asserted that allopathic doctors should also not mock Indian medical systems like ayurveda and yoga by calling it ‘pseudo-science’.

Health minister asks Ramdev to withdraw his ‘unfortunate’ statement on allopathic medicines

The Indian Medical Association Saturday had said Ramdev claimed allopathy is a 'stupid science' and drugs like remdesivir, faviflu approved by DCGI failed to treat Covid patients.

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Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Shehbaz Sharif on 7 April | Photographer: Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

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