Shripad Naik

Indian Armed Forces gear up to celebrate first International Yoga Day on June 21

The Indian Defence forces are all decked up to celebrate the first ever International Yoga Day to be observed worldwide tomorrow, June 21.

Jun 20, 2015, 16:45 PM IST

Countdown begins for International Yoga Day; PM Modi to reach Rajpath at 6:40 am on Sunday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Sunday lead the nation in observing the first International Day of Yoga.

Jun 20, 2015, 13:25 PM IST

Ramdev's 'Putrajeevak beej' is named after herb: AYUSH minister

Giving a clean chit to 'Putrajeevak Beej', an ayurvedic medicine promoted by yoga guru Baba Ramdev's trust, Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Naik on Tuesday said the medicine was named after a herb of a similar name.

May 26, 2015, 16:25 PM IST

'New Bihar temple could inspire Ram temple completion'

The world's biggest Hindu temple coming up in Bihar, for which Muslims have also donated land, could inspire the building of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya, Union Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Naik said on Tuesday.

May 26, 2015, 14:34 PM IST

Govt ready to help in construction of Ram temple: Naik

Union Minister Shripad Naik on Tuesday said the government is ready to aid the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya.

May 26, 2015, 14:13 PM IST

Congress wants all development in 12 months: Naik

Rebutting Congress' criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government, Union minister Shripad Naik on Tuesday said "the opposition party wants all the development to happen in 12 months."

May 26, 2015, 12:53 PM IST

Goa: AYUSH minister clears air on his aide's sacking

 Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Naik has said his private secretary Nitin Sardare was asked to resign on the instruction of the party bosses.

Apr 15, 2015, 12:38 PM IST

Govt proposes setting up of Yoga institute

The government has proposed setting up of an All India Institute of Yoga, Lok Sabha was informed Friday.

Mar 13, 2015, 16:38 PM IST

Centre to come up with new National Health Policy

The Centre would soon come up with a new National Health Policy with special emphasis on AYUSH - Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy system - Union Minister Shripad Naik said here Sunday.

Feb 22, 2015, 23:07 PM IST

Centre's health policy in offing; special focus on AYUSH: Shripad Naik

The Centre is preparing a national health policy with special focus on 'AYUSH' (Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy) system, Union Minister Shripad Naik Friday said.

Feb 13, 2015, 23:56 PM IST

Naik seeks environmental clearances for mines in Goa

With Goa Chief Minister slated to meet Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar, North Goa MP and Union minister from the state Shripad Naik Friday appealed to the Environment Ministry to restore the clearances for iron ore mining leases in the state at the earliest.

Feb 06, 2015, 18:33 PM IST

Centre promises support for Ayurvedic centre in Kerala

The Centre has pledged financial support to set up a state-of-the-art Ayurvedic Clinical Research Centre in Kerala to help scientifically validate traditional systems of healing and medicine and integrate them with mainstream public healthcare delivery.

Jan 11, 2015, 21:28 PM IST

Need for treatment facilities with integrative approach: Naik

Observing that standalone modern medicine may not be sufficient to cater to the demands of an ailing society, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Shripad Naik Saturday stressed the need to create treatment facilities with "integrative approach".

Jan 10, 2015, 23:35 PM IST

Ramdev popularises yoga, ayurveda across the globe: Shripad Naik

 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.

Nov 20, 2014, 20:58 PM IST

Buddhist tourist circuit beyond Bihar, UP planned

To popularise Buddhist tourism and to attract more foreign tourists, India's tourism ministry is planning to add more states to the Buddhist circuit apart from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, union Tourism Minister Shripad Naik said Thursday.

Sep 18, 2014, 18:40 PM IST

25 monuments to be declared as of national importance: Shripad Naik

The Centre has identified 25 monuments in the country for according national importance, the Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Jul 15, 2014, 17:22 PM IST

First stop casinos if against pub culture: Congress to BJP

If pub culture was destroying Goa, then why doesn`t the BJP government in the state act against casinos too, the Congress asked Monday.

Jul 15, 2014, 01:57 AM IST

Congress slams Union Minister Shripad Naik`s `pub culture` comment

Countering Union Minister of State for Tourism, Shripad Naik`s views on `pub culture`, the Congress said on Sunday that the tourism sector will not improve with such steps.

Jul 13, 2014, 22:22 PM IST

Goa tourism minister wants to control pub culture

Pub culture will not be promoted and must be controlled because it often leads to "unwanted things", Union Minister of State for Tourism (independent charge) Shripad Naik said Saturday.

Jul 12, 2014, 18:56 PM IST

Tourism minister wants to control pub culture

Pub culture will not be promoted and must be controlled because it often leads to "unwanted things", Union Minister of State for Tourism (independent charge) Shripad Naik said Saturday.

Jul 12, 2014, 17:38 PM IST