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Delhi HC issues summons to Ramdev over complaints of spreading misinformation against allopathy
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Delhi HC issues summons to Ramdev over complaints of spreading misinformation against allopathy

Apart from Ramdev, the summons were also issued and a response ought from Acharya Balkrishna and Patanjali Ayurveda on the lawsuit by several doctors' associations

Will take COVID-19 vaccine, doctors are 'God's envoys on earth', says Ramdev
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Will take COVID-19 vaccine, doctors are 'God's envoys on earth', says Ramdev

The yoga guru had earlier stirred a controversy with his comments on the efficacy of allopathic drugs against COVID-19, drawing the ire of the medical fraternity

IMA seeks Modi's intervention to stop assault on doctors, fake news on COVID-19 vaccines
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IMA seeks Modi's intervention to stop assault on doctors, fake news on COVID-19 vaccines

The IMA, in its appeal, said that the government should promote universal free vaccination to all above 18 years of age

Delhi HC issues summons to Ramdev on plea over false information about Coronil kit
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Delhi HC issues summons to Ramdev on plea over false information about Coronil kit

The high court told Ramdev's lawyer to tell him not to make any provocative statements till the next date of hearing

'Even their father cannot arrest me': Ramdev dares authorities amid row with IMA
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'Even their father cannot arrest me': Ramdev dares authorities amid row with IMA

This comes after the Indian Medical Association wrote to Narendra Modi, demanding that yoga guru Ramdev be booked under sedition charges for an alleged misinformation campaign on COVID-19 vaccination

Ramdev gets Rs 1,000 cr defamation notice from IMA Uttarakhand for remarks against allopathic medicine
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Ramdev gets Rs 1,000 cr defamation notice from IMA Uttarakhand for remarks against allopathic medicine

The IMA stated that if the yoga guru doesn't post a video countering the statements given by him and tender a written apology within 15 days, then a sum of Rs 1,000 crore will be demanded

Ramdev's digs at modern medicine cause furore, but ugly face of Indian anti-science ideologies is nothing new
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Ramdev's digs at modern medicine cause furore, but ugly face of Indian anti-science ideologies is nothing new

The problem is more complex than Hindu nationalism or political opportunism—though both play a role

Ramdev apologises for mocking modern medicine, but yoga guru has often taken science for a ride
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Ramdev apologises for mocking modern medicine, but yoga guru has often taken science for a ride

Patanjali's Coronil, a purportedly 'Ayurvedic' concoction, has also been at the centre of controversy in the recent past

2020, the year of conspiracy theories: As COVID-19 gripped the world, so did the desire for easy answers
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2020, the year of conspiracy theories: As COVID-19 gripped the world, so did the desire for easy answers

Conspiracy theories offer simple, understandable explanations of events and help us regain a belief in human control over situations.

Rajasthan Police lodges FIR against Ramdev, four others, for launching 'Coronil' without AYUSH ministry's approval
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Rajasthan Police lodges FIR against Ramdev, four others, for launching 'Coronil' without AYUSH ministry's approval

After the launch of the drug 'Coronil', the AYUSH ministry asked Patanjali Ayurved to provide details on the research leading up to it and its composition, telling the company to stop advertising it till the issue is examined.

Patanjali has submitted report on 'ayurvedic COVID-19 medicine', decision will be taken soon, says Centre
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Patanjali has submitted report on 'ayurvedic COVID-19 medicine', decision will be taken soon, says Centre

The Ayush minister said that the ministry will look into Patanjali's report and then decide about giving final permission to the company over the medicine.

Stop advertising claims of 'Ayurvedic COVID-19 medicine' until verification, Ayush ministry tells Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurveda
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Stop advertising claims of 'Ayurvedic COVID-19 medicine' until verification, Ayush ministry tells Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurveda

Earlier on Tuesday, Patanjali founder Ramdev said that the medicines, 'Coronil and Swasari', "were developed based on research and trials on 280 patients across the country," NDTV reported.

Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali Ayurved's Rs 250 cr NCD issue fully subscribed within minutes of opening
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Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali Ayurved's Rs 250 cr NCD issue fully subscribed within minutes of opening

Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali Ayurved's Rs 250 crore debentures issue got fully subscribed within three minutes of opening on Thursday

NCLAT grants one more week to Patanjali Ayurved to complete Rs 4,350-cr Ruchi Soya deal
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NCLAT grants one more week to Patanjali Ayurved to complete Rs 4,350-cr Ruchi Soya deal

The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) on Tuesday granted another extension, of one week, to Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali Ayurved for completion of Rs 4,350-crore resolution plan to acquire debt-ridden edible oil firm Ruchi Soya

Swami Nithyananda flees country, claims Gujarat Police; high-profile priest's influence spreads over politicians, industrialists
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Swami Nithyananda flees country, claims Gujarat Police; high-profile priest's influence spreads over politicians, industrialists

From Prime Minister Narendra Modi to former Infosys director TVS Mohandas Pai, Nithyananda's facebook page features pictures of him with several well-known personalities.

Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali Ayurved posts highest-ever revenue of Rs 3,562 cr during April-September
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Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali Ayurved posts highest-ever revenue of Rs 3,562 cr during April-September

Baba Ramdev-led Patanjali Ayurved on Tuesday said it has achieved a revenue of Rs 3,562 crore in April-September 2019-20, the highest ever in the first half of any financial year

Finally, Baba Ramdev gets ownership of Ruchi Soya for Rs 4,350 cr; banks take huge haircut
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Finally, Baba Ramdev gets ownership of Ruchi Soya for Rs 4,350 cr; banks take huge haircut

The NCLT approval comes after it dismissed the petitions filed by Standard Chartered Bank and Singaporean lender DBS, which had both challenged the low bid by Patanjali and the resultant lower payout.

Yoga Day 2019: Amit Shah credits Narendra Modi for taking ancient practice to the world, says yoga 'ambassador of Indian culture'
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Yoga Day 2019: Amit Shah credits Narendra Modi for taking ancient practice to the world, says yoga 'ambassador of Indian culture'

Crediting Prime Minister Narendra Modi for taking yoga to the world, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday said the ancient Indian practice has become ambassador of the country's culture around the globe.

Dash for growth at Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved leads to stumbles; sales plunge 10% to Rs 8,100 crore
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Dash for growth at Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved leads to stumbles; sales plunge 10% to Rs 8,100 crore

Patanjali also suffered, like many others, from Modi’s 2016 ban on high-denomination banknotes and 2017 introduction of a new goods and services tax