Visiting rape victim: Scheduled Castes panel slams Ramdev

National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) on Sunday slammed yoga guru Baba Ramdev for visiting the minor girl who was allegedly raped by five constables, saying it had breached the sensitivity of the matter. “The act of Ramdev has hurt the sentiments of the family,” NCSC vice Chairman Raj Kumar Verka told the media after […]

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Patanjali land row: HC orders status quo; issues notice to governor

The state government has been directed by the  Himachal Pradesh High Court to maintain status quo in respect of the land leased to Patanjali Yogapeeth of Ramdev and sought government’s response on the matter A Division Bench consisting Justice Deepak Gupta and Justice Kuldeep Singh issued notice to the state government asking it to file reply on the […]

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Delhi Police: No action needed against Baba Ramdev

The Delhi Police today told a court here that they are not required to take any action on a complaint against Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev for his alleged objectionable remarks against Parliamentarians as the same were made in Chhattisgarh. In its action-taken-report (ATR), submitted to the court of Metropolitan Magistrate Anil Kumar, the police said […]

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Hazare’s agitation will benefit future generations: Ramdev

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev Wednesday said Anna Hazare’s indefinite fast against corruption would benefit the whole country, especially the future generations.  “Hazare’s fast will benefit the whole country and the future generations,” Ramdev said at Ramlila Maidan where he visited the social activist on the ninth day of his fast to demand a stronger Lokpal […]

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If I’ve black money, make it national property: Ramdev

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, who fasted earlier this month against mounting corruption in the country, said here Sunday that if any black money was found with him, it could be declared national property. “If the government finds any black money with me, they can declare it national property,” Ramdev said while addressing a press conference […]

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Will train nationalists, not Maoists: Ramdev

Defending his statement of building an army to tackle any future police crackdown, yoga guru Baba Ramdev Thursday said that his statement was taken in the wrong context and that he was not training Maoists, but nationalists. “I am not training naxals or Maoists but people who will fight for this country,” Ramdev told reporters […]

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Ramdev can continue protest in Uttarakhand: chief minister

Strongly backing Baba Ramdev’s “peaceful” agitation against corruption, Uttarakhand chief minister Ramesh Pokhriyal today assured the yoga guru of “full security” if he decides to continue his protest in the state. “If he (Ramdev) wants to continue his agitation and protest in Uttarakhand, then he has full freedom to do it,” Pokhriyal said, hours after […]

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Ramdev’s five-star satyagraha engineered by VHP, RSS: Digvijay

Sharpening his attack on Baba Ramdev, Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Saturday dubbed his indefinite fast as a “five-star satyagraha” sponsored by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) to divert people’s attention from “Sanghi terror”. “Now it is absolutely clear as to what are the credentials of Baba Ramdev. He is […]

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Ramdev on ‘fast’ track, says corrupt should hang

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Friday vowed to press ahead with his hunger strike against corruption Saturday even as the government made last ditch efforts to stop him. He said corrupt ministers and officials must be tried in fast track courts and given the death sentence. “My fast will start from tomorrow (Saturday). I will […]

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