Yoga guru Ramdev on Sunday asked Narendra Modi government to "loosen its purse strings" for promoting the Vedas as has been done for minority institutions and proposed setting up a centre for Vedic learning.
Supreme Court on Monday said that Yoga guru Ramdev cannot be tried at different places in the country for his alleged controversial "honeymoon" remarks targeting Rahul Gandhi over visiting homes of Dalits.
Union Minister for Yoga and Traditional Medicine Shripad Naik on Thursday credited Ramdev with introducing the world to India's glorious spiritual traditions and its rich past by popularising yoga and ayurveda across the globe.
Amid row over Ved Pratap Vaidik`s meeting with Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed, Pakistan Friday said it was not aware about the meeting and asserted that no action can be taken against the JuD Chief as there was no evidence against him.
Congress on Tuesday upped the ante against Government over journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik`s meeting with Hafiz Saeed with Rahul Gandhi asking whether the Indian embassy facilitated this for the "RSS man"and the party asking BJP to clear the "lurking suspicion" around the event.
Mumbai terror attacks martyr, NSG Commando Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan`s father KP Unnikrishnan on Monday slammed the meeting of 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed and Baba Ramdev close aide Ved Pratap Vaidik, saying that he was disappointed with yoga guru`s defence.
As a row erupted over his meeting with Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed, journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik, considered close to Baba Ramdev, Monday rejected suggestions by Congress that he might have acted as government`s envoy, saying he was "nobody`s envoy but my own".
In a breather to yoga guru Ramdev, the Supreme Court Friday stayed all the proceedings arising from the spate of complaints filed against him following his "honeymoon" remarks against Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi`s visits to the homes of Dalits.