Ayush Ministry

IMA questions Health Minister Harsh Vardhan for issuing Ayush treatment protocol for COVID-19 treatment

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) raised five questions to Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan asking him to give a proper explanation on what basis is the recommendation made to COVID-19 patients. 

Oct 09, 2020, 06:48 AM IST

Development of Ayurveda should be a national mission : Subhash Chandra

Rajya Sabha MP Subhash Chandra said in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday that development of Ayurveda should be a national mission.

Sep 16, 2020, 15:44 PM IST

Only after 2014 did Ayurveda get real recognition in the country: Dr Subhash Chandra, Rajya Sabha MP

Dr Subhash Chandra, RS MP & Chairman of the Essel Group, said in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, "Germany and Switzerland have done more work on Ayurveda than us. It is a shame for us that even after independence, we did not bring Ayurveda back to its glory. Only in November 2014, the government made Ayush separate and I applaud the government for doing so".

Sep 16, 2020, 13:04 PM IST

How much more people of other languages should sacrifice in India for not knowing Hindi, asks HD Kumaraswamy

JDS leader and former Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy on Sunday (August 23) slammed the Ayush Ministry Secretary for allegedly asking non-Hindi participants to leave a training programme if they do not understand the language properly.

Aug 24, 2020, 13:16 PM IST

Ayush Ministry Secretary asks participants who do not understand Hindi to leave event, sparks controversy

The event was organized by the Morarji Desai Institute of Yoga, which falls under the Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India. Attendees from Tamil Nadu allege that the event was held in Hindi, right from the very start. 

Aug 24, 2020, 11:29 AM IST

COVID-19 treatment: AYUSH ministry seeks details on Patanjali Ayurved's 'Coronil' tablet

The ministry has also requested concerned State Licensing Authority of Uttrakhand government to provide copies of license and product approval details of the Ayurvedic medicines being claimed for the treatment of COVID-19, the statement said. 

Jun 23, 2020, 18:41 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi urges people to follow AYUSH Ministry advisory for boosting immunity to fight coronavirus

It may be noted the Ministry of AYUSH had earlier issued an advisory suggesting how to boost general immunity in response to the rising coronavirus infections in the country.

Apr 14, 2020, 13:16 PM IST

Zee Media sends legal notice for defamation to Cobrapost, 3 online news websites

Zee Media has send a legal notice for defamation to Cobrapost and 3 other online news websites.

Jun 02, 2018, 19:28 PM IST

Journalist who did Cobrapost sting has a tainted past

The cornerstone of any journalistic exercise is credibility. But what can be said of a so-called sting done by a journalist, who has very little to show for this basic virtue of journalism?Pushp Sharma who conducted this farcical Operation 136 to 'expose' media organisations has a controversial past, to say the least.

May 29, 2018, 12:38 PM IST

Ayush Ministry spent Rs 34.50 crore on Yoga Day in two years

The Ayush Ministry alone has spent Rs 34.50 crore on the International Yoga Day in the past two years, it said in reply to an RTI application, adding that data on expenditure by other ministries is not available.

Jul 05, 2017, 00:08 AM IST

MEA, AYUSH Ministry hold Yoga session for diplomats

Prime Minister Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government has made grand plans for the day.

Jun 18, 2017, 12:30 PM IST

Lucknow likely to host main International Day of Yoga function

Lucknow is likely to host the main event of the International Day of Yoga (IDY) celebrations in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate.

Apr 11, 2017, 17:06 PM IST

AYUSH ministry releases song for International Yoga Day

The AYUSH Ministry on Friday released a Yog Geet (song) in connection with the celebration of the second International Day of Yoga.

Jun 18, 2016, 00:37 AM IST

No 'Suryanamaskar' this Yoga Day, 'Om' not compulsory: Govt

The International Yoga Day is celebrated on June 21 since last year, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi taking a lead in this. 

Jun 08, 2016, 19:26 PM IST

Nothing wrong in chanting 'Om'; opposition to Yoga uncalled for: Salma Ansari

Salma Ansari, the wife of Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari, has said on Monday that there is nothing wrong in saying 'Om'.

May 23, 2016, 10:00 AM IST

After controversy breaks out, AYUSH Ministry​ says chanting 'Om' not compulsory on International Yoga Day

United Nations had announced the International Yoga Day in 2014 after 191 nations voted in favour of the initiative taken by India.

May 17, 2016, 19:03 PM IST

Debate over Yoga Day protocol: Politicians oppose chanting 'Om', vedic mantras

A common yoga protocol, approved and circulated by the Ministry of Ayush, says yogic practice shall start with a prayer or prayerful mood to enhance the benefits of practice.

May 17, 2016, 15:03 PM IST

AYUSH Ministry files complaint to probe 'fake' RTI query over Muslim recruitment; journalist arrested

The AYUSH Ministry on Tuesday filed a formal complaint with the Delhi Police asking them to probe the alleged `fake` RTI query, in which journalist Pushp Sharma alleged that the Centre`s discrimination against Muslims in the Yoga teachers` selection process for International Yoga Day is fabricated, adding that he has proof that all the RTI replies in his possession are authentic.

Mar 15, 2016, 23:39 PM IST

Delhi on high alert for International Yoga Day

The national capital has been put on high alert ahead of Sunday's mega International Yoga Day event with around 5,000 security personnel to keep a hawks-eye vigil on Rajpath from early Sunday morning.

Jun 20, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Yoga Day event to be registered in Guinness records

With close to 40,000 people expected to take part in the 'International Yoga Day' event on June 21, the AYUSH Ministry is contemplating on registering the mega event into the Guinness Book of World Records.

Jun 04, 2015, 17:47 PM IST