Defying party lines, three BJP MLAs and some second-rung leaders participated in the Tipu Sultan celebrations held across Karnataka. Leader of the opposition Jagadish Shettar said “strict action”.. IndiaTimes
Tipu Sultan Jayanti updates: Section 144 imposed in Coorg; hundreds of BJP workers detained across Karnataka.
On the one hand, Tipu would brutally attack a region killing many of its residents who.. Source: news .. -
Kodagu (Karnataka), Nov 10 (ANI): Authorities in Karnataka beefed up security in the wake of Tipu Sultan Jayanti. Section 144 has also been imposed in Karnataka's Kodagu. The Bharatiya Janata.. Source: News unlimited -
Chief Minister Siddaramiah on Friday lambasted BJP leaders for their doublespeak on celebration of Tipu's birth anniversary. He, however, promised to celebrate the event with grandeur next.. Deccan Herald
The ruling Congress began celebrating the birth anniversary of the 18th century Mysore ruler on November 10 since 2015 to honour him as a patriot and remember his yeoman service to the people in the.. IndiaTimes
So who really was Tipu Sultan? Freedom fighter? Social reformer? Secularist who donated largesse to religious institutions? Or was he a religious fanatic who forcibly converted thousands of Hindus and.. Firstpost
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , November 2 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Thursday slammed the Karnataka government for showing enthusiasm on the birth anniversary of 18th century Mysore.. newKerala.com
A PIL has been filed in the High Court of Karnataka, seeking directions to restrain the state government from celebrating Hajarath Tipu Sultan Jayanthi throughout the state.
The petitioner,.. Deccan Herald
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today dubbed BJPs statewide yatra against his government as a "yatra of remorse" and said the saffron party cannot succeed in the state as its people are.. Deccan Herald
BJP national president Amit Shah launched an all-out attack on Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, accusing him of engaging in "vote-bank politics" by celebrating the birth anniversary of the erstwhile Mysore.. Deccan Herald
A freedom fighter or a tyrant? Noted historians believe he was neither.
But many of them do agree that the 18th-century Mysore ruler stands in history as a symbol of resistance to British colonial.. Deccan Herald
National Award winning actor Prakash Raj is in news again. Taking on the politicians over Taj Mahal and Tipu Sultan controversies, the talented actor and social activist has asked them 'why are you.. DNA
After BJP MLAs alleged that the ruling Congress forced President Ram Nath Kovind to praise Tipu Sultan, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Wednesday that his speech was not prepared by the.. Zee News
In an embarrassment to the BJP, President Ram Nath Kovind described Tipu Sultan as a "hero" who died fighting the British during his address to the joint session of the State legislature to mark the.. Deccan Herald