Friday, 20 May, 2022
TopicBaba Ramdev

Topic: Baba Ramdev

As I stand in PPE, many patients say drugs don’t work, give Coronil — the damage Ramdev did

If Baba Ramdev spent a few days, or at least a few hours, at Covid-19 ICU frontlines, he would surely learn to respect modern medicine.

Patanjali’s Coronil no Covid cure, can be used only as supplement: Uttarakhand AYUSH officer  

Director of state licensing authority in Uttarakhand says Patanjali Ayurveda has been strictly told to not market Coronil as a Covid cure, adding the authority will 'monitor' the company.   

Mirror Now on NDA’s future in Bihar, Baba Ramdev’s gyaan on India TV, Aaj Tak discusses Mamata

A quick take on what prime time TV news talked about.

Djokovic is ‘hit’ after US Open exit, throwback to #BollywoodMafia & Ramdev remakes Liril ad

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurved considering bid to be title sponsor of IPL 2020

The move would help the Haridwar-based firm access a global marketing platform, as Patanjali is focusing on exports for its Ayurveda-based FMCG products.

Ramdev says Coronil approved for ‘Covid management’, but govt insists it’s only for immunity

Ramdev said AYUSH ministry has used the term ‘Covid management’ for Patanjali's Coronil kit, but govt letter doesn’t clarify what it means by ‘management’.

Ramdev’s Patanjali shouldn’t sell its medicines as Covid cure, taskforce tells Modi govt

The 17-member taskforce also suggested Patanjali should sell medicines for cough, fever & immunity-boosting as these are the conditions for which it had sought approval.

Modi govt steps up pressure on Patanjali, seeks more information on Coronil study

Once the govt receives the information, the Coronil matter will be handed over to a 17-member ‘interdisciplinary AYUSH taskforce’ set up in April.

Jairam Ramesh on Ramdev as ‘VVVIP’, Kejriwal’s silver lining, Djokovic’s double fault

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

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Representative image of an ethanol-blended fuel station plug | Wikimedia Commons

Ethanol blended fuel to power vehicles. Will it hurt your car’s engine?

India’s reliance on ethanol blended fuel is only set to increase in the wake of rising crude oil prices. But are we going to adapt in time?
A shopkeeper arranges stock at a grocery store in Bengaluru | Representational image | Bloomberg Photo

Inflation raised monthly expenses of 92% Indian families in last 3 months, finds online survey

A LocalCircles poll found that 70% of respondents felt their monthly household budget increased by 10% while 55% expected expenses to go up by another 10% in the next 3 months.


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.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.