Ramdev

  • Not desperate for a ministry, can be the PM if I want to, says Ramdev 24-05-2014 10:01 AM

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party supporter and yoga teacher Ramdev said that if he could have become the Prime Minister, Member of Parliament or a Chief Minister if he wanted to. In an interview to CNN-IBN, he said, "I am not desperate for any ministry. If I wanted, I could...
  • Hope the BJP accepts different religions, sexualities; Ramdev not a great role model: Sonam Kapoor 21-05-2014 08:59 AM

    Cannes: The Narendra Modi wave has also reached the Cannes Film Festival and actor Sonam Kapoor spoke to CNN-IBN's Sushant Mehta on her expectations from the new Prime Minister and the government. She said even though there are some people connected to the BJP who are not great role models,...
  • Arun Jaitley compares Ramdev with Mahatma Gandhi, JP Narayan 18-05-2014 11:14 PM

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley has kicked up a storm by comparing yoga guru Ramdev with Mahatma Gandhi and Jaiprakash Narayan. The remarks came at a function in Delhi where Jaitley "thanked" Ramdev for "awakening" the voters and compared his efforts with the struggles undertaken by national leaders...
  • After Ram and Krishna, new krantikari in the incarnation of Modi: Ramdev 16-05-2014 02:28 PM

    Yoga guru Ramdev said on Friday, "I said that after lord Ram and lord Krishna, there will a krantikari in the incarnation of Modi that has finally happened. Gujarat has given many great men to India." ...
  • Ramdev faces Rs 1,000 cr defamation suit for remark on Rahul 09-05-2014 09:39 PM

    Ahmedabad: An NGO in Ahmedabad has filed a civil defamation suit against yoga guru Ramdev, seeking damages of Rs 1,000 crore, for making an anti-Dalit remark while taking a dig at the Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi. The yoga guru landed in a controversy last month when he said that...
  • Honeymoon remark: Supreme Court stays proceedings against Ramdev 09-05-2014 01:37 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday stayed all proceedings against yoga teacher Ramdev in different parts of the country for his controversial "honeymoon" remark targeting Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi over visiting homes of Dalits. A bench of Chief Justice RM Lodha also issued notice to police in all...
  • SC to hear Ramdev's plea to club all the FIRs on his honeymoon remark 09-05-2014 08:22 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear yoga teacher Baba Ramdev's plea to club all the FIRs from different parts of the country on his controversial 'honeymoon' remarks against Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi. Ramdev has also sought that that the police must be restrained from taking coercive action against...
  • FIR against Ramdev under Atrocities Act for remark on Rahul Gandhi 07-05-2014 07:08 PM

    Mumbai: An FIR was registered against the yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Wednesday for his controversial statement about the Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi. Ramdev's statement that Gandhi goes to Dalit homes for "picnics and honeymoon" had kicked up a controversy recently. "An FIR has been registered against Ramdev under the...
  • Ramdev urges voters to come out and vote for the nation 07-05-2014 10:31 AM

    Yoga guru Ramdev was one of the earliest voters in Haridwar. He urged voters to come out of home and exercise their franchise. ...
  • Karnataka: DSS stages protest against Ramdev 06-05-2014 04:56 PM

    Mangalore: Karnataka Dalita Sangharsha Samiti (DSS) on Monday staged a protest against yoga guru Ramdev for his recent alleged anti-Dalit remarks aimed at Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi. Ramdev had attacked Gandhi at a function in Lucknow on April 25, saying he visits Dalit homes for honeymoon and picnic. The protestors...
  • Case against Ramdev for hurting religious sentiments of Sikhs 06-05-2014 09:27 AM

    Jalandhar: The Punjab Police on Monday booked yoga guru Ramdev for hurting religious sentiments of Sikhs. The case against Ramdev has been registered under section 295-A (hurting religious sentiments or feelings) at a police station in Jalandhar following a complaint by Harpreet Singh of the Sikh Talmel Committee. In his...
  • BSP leader announces Rs 1 crore bounty on Ramdev's head 05-05-2014 10:32 PM

    BSP Hoshiarpur Lok Sabha candidate Bhagwan Singh Chohan has a placed a bounty of Rs 1 crore on yoga guru Baba Ramdev's head for his alleged "anti-Dalit" remarks. "I am ready to pay Rs. 1 crore to the person who will bring his (Ramdev) head to me," the BSP leader...
  • Ramdev approaches SC for clubbing of FIRs on Honeymoon remark 05-05-2014 09:47 PM

    Yoga Guru Ramdev on Monday approached the Supreme Court seeking directions restraining any coercive action him and for clubbing of all FIRs lodged in different parts of country for his controversial "honeymoon" remarks targeting Rahul Gandhi over visiting homes of dalits. His petition was mentioned before a bench headed by...
  • Watch: 'The Election That Isn't' with Cyrus Broacha 04-05-2014 12:56 PM

    In this episode of 'The Election That Isn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on 2 FIR filed against BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for violating the model code of conduct, Ramdev's controversial 'Honeymoon' remark against Rahul Gandhi and Congress leader Digvijaya Singh admits his affair with TV journalist. He also spoke...
  • Cyrus Broacha scoffs at Ramdev for his 'honeymoon' remark 04-05-2014 12:43 PM

    Yoga teacher Ramdev came under fire for his remarks that Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi visits Dalit homes for 'honeymoons and picnics'. Four FIRs have been filed against him. ...
  • Rajasthan court orders police to file case against Ramdev 03-05-2014 09:13 PM

    A court in Jodhpur on Saturday ordered police to file a case against yoga guru Baba Ramdev for his alleged remarks against Dalits, a lawyer said. A man named Vijay Rao recently filed a complaint in the court of a metropolitan magistrate against Ramdev. "The court on Saturday asked police...
  • Court asks police to register case against Ramdev 03-05-2014 01:50 PM

    A court in Jodhpur has ordered police to register a case against yoga guru Ramdev and initiate an inquiry against him for his controversial "honeymoon" remark against Rahul Gandhi. The court of Metropolitan Magistrate gave this order while admitting an istegasa (legal complaint) by Vijay Rao of Jodhpur on Friday...
  • AAP opposes Ramdev's camp in Varanasi 01-05-2014 09:00 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party has opposed yoga guru Baba Ramdev's camp in Varanasi and asked the Election Commission not to allow such activity in the temple town till the election gets over as it would lead to a law and order problem. The party has also alleged that any such activity...
  • News 360: Voters beat the heat, high turnout in phase 7 of LS polls 30-04-2014 08:13 PM

    Good turnout in the seventh phase of Lok Sabha elections as voters brave the heat to vote across 89 Constituencies in 7 States and 2 Union Territories. West Bengal records a high of 83 per cent and heavy in Telangana and Punjab. ...
  • A Billion Votes: FIRs against Modi for model code of conduct violation 30-04-2014 07:57 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is in trouble after two FIRs were registered against him by the Ahmedabad Crime Branch on Wednesday for allegedly violating the model code of conduct and the Representation of the People Act. Modi came under fire from the opposition for waving BJP's...
  • Why Modi silent is on Ramdev's controversial remarks, asks Congress 30-04-2014 05:49 PM

    New Delhi: Questioning the "silence" of Narendra Modi over Ramdev's controversial remarks against Rahul Gandhi, Congress on Wednesday wondered whether the BJP prime ministerial candidate was justifying the insult of Dalits by the Yoga guru. "Narendra Modi's silence on the issue is deafening. He speaks on every issue, but why...
  • SP won't act against Ramdev for insulting Dalits: Mayawati 30-04-2014 05:06 PM

    Bahujan Samaj Party Mayawati has lashed out at yoga expert Ramdev for insulting Dalits with his 'honeymoon' remark against Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi. ...
  • BJP will get full majority in LS polls: Rajnath Singh 30-04-2014 01:58 PM

    Bhartiya Janata Party National President Rajnath Sigh on Wednesday exuded confidence that his party would get full majority in the Lok Sabha elections and it would get more than 300 seats. "We are getting a clear majority in the Lok Sabha elections and our party will get more than 300...
  • Modi wave is media creation, says Mayawati 30-04-2014 12:10 PM

    There is no Modi wave in the country, BSP chief Mayawati said in Lucknow on Wednesday, accusing the media of creating a hype in favour of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. Mayawati said she had been travelling to many parts of the state but found "very little" support for...
  • Ramdev faces arrest, says never insulted Dalits 29-04-2014 11:08 PM

    Yoga Guru Ramdev faces arrest over his honeymoon comment on Dalits and Rahul Gandhi. Four FIRs have been filed against him under the non bailable SC/ST act in Gorakhpur, Agra, Patna and Nagpur. While the BJP has stood by the yoga guru so far, with a crucial phase of elections...
  • HC dismisses Ramdev trust's plea for holding yoga camps in Amethi 29-04-2014 10:24 PM

    The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday dismissed a writ petition filed by yoga guru Ramdev's trust challenging refusal of permission to organise yoga camps in Amethi. The Lucknow bench of the High Court, comprising Justice Sunil Ambawani and Justice Devendra Kumar Upadhyaya, passed the orders on the petition filed by...
  • Has Ramdev become an embarrassment for the BJP? 29-04-2014 09:44 PM

    There is no stopping Baba Ramdev. The popular yoga expert on Tuesday held yet another press conference in Himachal Pradesh, despite a ban on his campaigns by Election Commission in the state. At the press conference in Chamba, Ramdev accused the Congress of pressuring the Election Commission to act against...
  • BSP candidate Chandradip Ram files case against Ramdev for anti-Dalit remarks 29-04-2014 09:43 PM

    Chandradip Ram, BSP candidate from Bihar's Gopalganj constituency, on Tuesday filed a case against yoga guru Ramdev for his remarks on Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi regarding Dalits. Ram filed the case in the Gopalganj district and sessions court. "Ramdev has targeted Dalits and insulted all of us. He deserves...
  • Congress demands action against Ramdev for his honeymoon remark against Rahul 29-04-2014 08:34 PM

    The Congress said that yoga expert Ramdev was openly with BJP and he gave a statement against Rahul Gandhi to impress Narendra Modi. "Action must be taken against him for his remarks against Rahul Gandhi and he should be put behind bars," Congress leader PL Punia said. ...