Tipu Sultan

Tipu Sultan's portrait won't be removed from Delhi Assembly: Speaker

Tipu Sultan's portrait won't be removed from Delhi Assembly: Speaker

Amid BJP's opposition to putting up of Tipu Sultan's portrait in the Delhi Assembly, Speaker Ram Niwas Goel on Wednesday said it wouldn't be removed "at any cost".

Jan 31, 2018, 19:10 PM IST
BJP, AAP in war of words over 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan's portrait in Delhi Assembly

BJP, AAP in war of words over 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan's portrait in Delhi Assembly

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had unveiled portraits of 70 eminent individuals at the Delhi Assembly on the Republic Day.

Jan 27, 2018, 16:13 PM IST
'Yogi Ji bhi kam khiladi nahin hain': PM Narendra Modi on UP CM's Twitter war with Siddaramaiah

'Yogi Ji bhi kam khiladi nahin hain': PM Narendra Modi on UP CM's Twitter war with Siddaramaiah

PM Narendra Modi on Friday heaped praise on UP CM Yogi Adityanath's Twitter skills.

Jan 12, 2018, 17:53 PM IST
Siddaramaiah is anti-Hindu, Tipu Sultan worshipper: Vinay Katiyar

Siddaramaiah is anti-Hindu, Tipu Sultan worshipper: Vinay Katiyar

BJP lawmaker Vinay Katiyar has called Siddaramaiah anti-Hindu and Tipu Sultan worshipper.

Dec 23, 2017, 11:23 AM IST
Bengaluru cops restricts all processions on Tipu Jayanti in Karnaraka

Bengaluru cops restricts all processions on Tipu Jayanti in Karnaraka

The Bengaluru Police restricted all kinds of the public procession in Karnataka on Friday to prevent untoward incidents on the occasion of Tipu Jayanti.   

Nov 09, 2017, 15:27 PM IST
BJP, RSS workers protest in Bengaluru against Tipu Jayanti celebrations

BJP, RSS workers protest in Bengaluru against Tipu Jayanti celebrations

In the wake of the Karnataka government planning to celebrate Tipu Jayanti on November 10, the Bharatiya Jayanti Party (BJP) and RSS men on Wednesday staged a demonstration at Bengaluru's Town Hall. 

Nov 08, 2017, 11:48 AM IST
Amit Shah an 'ignorant tourist' in election season: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Amit Shah an 'ignorant tourist' in election season: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday hit back at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah for targeting Tipu Jayanti celebrations in the state, saying it was a desperate attempt to communalise the atmosphere.

Nov 03, 2017, 12:14 PM IST
Tipu Sultan controversy: Karnataka CM says they didn't prepare President's speech

Tipu Sultan controversy: Karnataka CM says they didn't prepare President's speech

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 state government.

Oct 25, 2017, 19:48 PM IST
Tipu Sultan died a historic death fighting the British, says President Ram Nath Kovind amid row

Tipu Sultan died a historic death fighting the British, says President Ram Nath Kovind amid row

Amid controversy over whether Tipu Sultan was a freedom fighter or a tyrant, President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday said that he died a historic death fighting the British.

Oct 25, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Tipu Sultan jayanti row: Security arrangements tightened in Karnataka

Tipu Sultan jayanti row: Security arrangements tightened in Karnataka

Elaborate security arrangements were put in place in Karnataka's Madikeri area to avoid any law and order situation during the birth anniversary celebrations of Tipu Sultan on Thursday.

Nov 10, 2016, 10:49 AM IST
Tipu Sultan a monarch, not freedom fighter, observes Karnataka HC

Tipu Sultan a monarch, not freedom fighter, observes Karnataka HC

BJP has expressed its strong opposition to 'Tipu Jayanti'.

Nov 02, 2016, 19:12 PM IST
French soldiers who marched down the Rajpath had a Tipu Sultan connection

French soldiers who marched down the Rajpath had a Tipu Sultan connection

History was created on the 67th Republic Day celebrations, when French Army soldiers on Wednesday marched down the majestic Rajpath, becoming the first foreign military contingent to take part in the occasion.

Jan 27, 2016, 10:31 AM IST

Madras HC asks police to allow Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary function

The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed Tamil Nadu police to accord permission with conditions to an outfit to hold a public meeting in January in connection with the birth anniversary celebrations of 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan in Vellore district.

Nov 25, 2015, 16:53 PM IST

DNA: Today in History, November 20th

Check out the famous historical happenings that took place on this day, the 20th of November.

Nov 20, 2015, 23:43 PM IST
Azam Khan's comments show he supports terrorism: Sakshi Maharaj

Azam Khan's comments show he supports terrorism: Sakshi Maharaj

As the debate over alleged growing intolerance continues, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Sakshi Maharaj on Tuesday said that no other country in the world is as tolerant as India.

Nov 17, 2015, 10:20 AM IST

Tipu Sultan Row: VHP protests, asks compensation for killed people

VHP protests, calls a bandh in Karnataka and asks compensation for killed people. Check out this news.

Nov 13, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

Tipu Sultan row: Centre refuses to intervene

The Centre on Friday flatly refused to intervene in the brewing Tipu Sultan row in Karnataka saying the 'peaceful' debate over the issue must be continued, however, it would be unwise to expect any involvement by the government into the matter.

Nov 13, 2015, 11:48 AM IST

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Tipu Sultan controversy: VHP observes bandh in Karnataka today

Tipu Sultan controversy: VHP observes bandh in Karnataka today

A local VHP leader had died as violence erupted over the holding of the birth anniversary celebrations of 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan on Tuesday.

Nov 13, 2015, 08:48 AM IST

Death threat to Karnad, BJP MP over Tipu row

Security was stepped up on Thursday for noted Kannada litterateur Girish Karnad and BJP lawmaker Prathap Simha following death threats to them on social media, police said.

Nov 13, 2015, 02:17 AM IST