Tipu Jayanti

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dna
Tipu Jayanti: With 70,000 security men on roads, Karnataka celebrates anniversary of 'Tiger of Mysore'Bringing the state under a thick security blanket, "Tipu Jayanti" celebrations
dna / Posted 11 days ago
Bringing the state under a thick security blanket, "Tipu Jayanti" celebrations were held amid protests across Karnataka on Friday to mark the birth anniversary of the controversial 18th-century ruler of the erstwhile Mysore kingdom, Tipu... Read more
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The Hindu
Amidst tight police vigil, Tipu Jayanti celebrated in MysuruMysuru chapter, and others. In his inaugural address, the Minister said the Co
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Mysuru chapter, and others. In his inaugural address, the Minister said the Congress government was not celebrating Tipu Jayanti to appease Muslims but in recognition of his patriotism and secular practices. “We should be proud of Hyder Ali... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tipu Jayanti row: BJP protesters detained, stones pelted at bus in Karnatakaformer ruler of Mysore who evokes extreme sentiments in the state. The ruling
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
former ruler of Mysore who evokes extreme sentiments in the state. The ruling Congress has been celebrating the day as Tipu Jayanti since 2015 and describe the monarch as a freedom fighter who died battling the British in 1799. Right-wing Hindu... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tipu Jayanti row: From Siddaramiah to Amit Shah, who said what in this war of wordsfor during his expansion into the region in the late 1700’s. The Siddaramaiah-
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
for during his expansion into the region in the late 1700’s. The Siddaramaiah-led Congress government started celebrating Tipu Jayanti two years ago, which has been opoosed by the BJP. The event has been held under tight security after violence... Read more
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dna
Hubli: Over 150 BJP workers protesting against Tipu Jayanti celebration detainedKarnataka police on Friday arrested over 150 BJP workers protesting against Tip
dna / Posted 11 days ago
Karnataka police on Friday arrested over 150 BJP workers protesting against Tipu Jayanti celebration in Hubli Authorities have also beefed up security in the region. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday opposed the Karnataka government's... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tipu Jayanti: Prohibitoty orders imposed in Karnataka’s KodaguIn the wake of Tipu Jayanti, section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC)
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
In the wake of Tipu Jayanti, section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) that prohibits assembly of more than four people was imposed in Karnataka’s Kodagu on Friday, official said. Authorities have also beefed up security in the... Read more
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dna
Siddaramaiah hits back at Amit Shah, says 'Tipu Sultan was a freedom lover, patriot'the BJP is repeatedly trying to disturb the communal harmony," Siddaramaiah sai
dna / Posted 17 days ago
the BJP is repeatedly trying to disturb the communal harmony," Siddaramaiah said. In the backdrop of Parivarthana Yatre and Tipu Jayanti, we have discussed things related to it also," he said. BJP and few other organisations have been opposing the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Karnataka HC asks whether Tipu Jayanti expenditure has authority of state budgetThe Karnataka High Court on Friday sought to know whether the expenditure to be
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
The Karnataka High Court on Friday sought to know whether the expenditure to be incurred on “Tipu Jayanti” celebrations to be held across the state on November 10 had the “authority” of the state budget. The query by a bench comprising Acting Chief... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Amit Shah communalising situation ahead of Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiahchief minister Siddaramaiah hit back on Friday at BJP chief Amit Shah for attac
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
chief minister Siddaramaiah hit back on Friday at BJP chief Amit Shah for attacking his government for celebrating Tipu Jayanti and accused him of making a “desperate attempt” to communalise the situation ahead of the state assembly... Read more
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dna
Tipu Jayanti row: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah calls Amit Shah 'ignorant tourist'Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday hit back at Bharatiya Janata Pa
dna / Posted 18 days ago
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. "We celebrate birthdays... Read more
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dna
Congress govt more enthusiastic about celebrating Tipu Jayanti than Karnataka Mahotsav: Amit Shahsaid: “Karnataka Mahotsav was supposed to be grand but state govt wasn't enthus
dna / Posted 19 days ago
said: “Karnataka Mahotsav was supposed to be grand but state govt wasn't enthusiastic for it, they are enthusiastic about Tipu Jayanti. Celebrating #TipuJayanti & doing vote bank politics will not benefit people of Karnataka.” He also said:... Read more
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asianage
President hails Tipu Sultan’s role, BJP sees redBengaluru: Embarrassingly for the BJP in Karnataka, which is opposing the Tipu
asianage / Posted 26 days ago
Bengaluru: Embarrassingly for the BJP in Karnataka, which is opposing the Tipu Jayanti celebrations planned by the Congress government of chief minister Siddaramaiah, President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday waxed eloquent on the Mysuru king’s... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kovind's praise of Tipu leads to war of words between Karnataka BJP, Congof words between the ruling Congress and opposition BJP. The saffron party has
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
of words between the ruling Congress and opposition BJP. The saffron party has opposed the Congress government's plans for 'Tipu Jayanti' celebrations on his birth anniversary on November 10. "Tipu Sultan died a heroic death fighting the British.... Read more
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Gulf News
President Kovind hails Tipu Sultanruling Congress and opposition Bharatiya Janata Party. The saffron party has op
Gulf News / Posted 26 days ago
ruling Congress and opposition Bharatiya Janata Party. The saffron party has opposed the Congress government’s plans for ‘Tipu Jayanti’ celebrations on his birth anniversary on November 10.The BJP alleged that the state government has “misused”... Read more
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27d
asianage
Prez says Tipu Sultan died 'heroic death'; BJP accuses Congress of scripting speech1799 while defending his fort of Srirangapatna against the British forces. Opp
asianage / Posted 27 days ago
1799 while defending his fort of Srirangapatna against the British forces. Opposition BJP and some outfits are opposed to Tipu Jayanti celebrations and have called him "religious bigot", "fanatic" and "anti-Kannada". Tipu Sultan is also viewed in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tipu Sultan died historic death fighting British, says President Kovind; BJP says Congress scripted speechhe said. Meanwhile, the debate over the historical figure’s legacy – which usu
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 27 days ago
he said. Meanwhile, the debate over the historical figure’s legacy – which usually reaches fever pitch in the run-up to Tipu Jayanti – has become a hot topic among historians and academicians too. Historian Chidananda Murthy told HT that while... Read more
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dna
Political slugfest erupts as President Kovind mentions Tipu Sultan in speechstirred a hornet's nest after he requested the Karnataka government not to incl
dna / Posted 27 days ago
stirred a hornet's nest after he requested the Karnataka government not to include his name in programme invitations for Tipu Jayanti celebrations. "(I have) conveyed (to) Karnataka government not to invite me to the shameful event of glorifying... Read more
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dna
Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan died glorious death fighting British, says President Kovindtoo, had called Tipu a "brutal Killer", wretched fanatic and mass rapist. Hedge
dna / Posted 27 days ago
too, had called Tipu a "brutal Killer", wretched fanatic and mass rapist. Hedge made the statements ahead of the STate's Tipu Jayanti Celebrations to mark the erstwhile ruler’s birth anniversary on November 10. Since 2015, Congress has been... Read more
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dna
Tipu Sultan's family threatens legal action against Union Minister Anant Hegdethey would not attend the event while BJP spokesperson and MLA CT Ravi too took
dna / Posted 30 days ago
they would not attend the event while BJP spokesperson and MLA CT Ravi too took to twitter to express his views against the Tipu Jayanti. ‘Communal CONgress led by Arrogant @siddaramaiah is repeatedly insulting Hindus by celebrating Tyrant Tippu... Read more
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New Kerala
Siddaramaiah condemns Hegde for refusing to participate in Tipu Jayanti celebration - newkerala news #282155condemned Union Minister of State for Skill Development Ananth Kumar Hegde for
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
condemned Union Minister of State for Skill Development Ananth Kumar Hegde for his letter to not include his name in Tipu Jayanti celebration and said, as a part of the government, he should not have done it. "As part of the government, he... Read more
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New Kerala
Mangalorean Christians, Kannadigas are opposed to Tipu Jayanti, claims BJP - newkerala news #282172Chief Minister Siddaramaiah as well as to the District Collector of Uttara Kann
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah as well as to the District Collector of Uttara Kannada district asking them not include him in Tipu Jayanti celebrations. The state government last year decided to make the event an annual affair even as the day was... Read more
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New Kerala
MoS Ananth Kumar Hegde asks K'taka administration to keep him out of Tipu Jayanti - newkerala news #282159Minister Siddaramaiah's secretary and District Collector of Uttara Kannada dist
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
Minister Siddaramaiah's secretary and District Collector of Uttara Kannada district asking them not include his name in Tipu Jayanti celebration that will held on November 10. After witnessing major clash in 2015 in state over the celebrations... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah criticises Union minister as Tipu Sultan row reignitesa letter to Siddaramaiah’s secretary and district collector of Uttara Kannada d
Hindustantimes.com / Posted a month ago
a letter to Siddaramaiah’s secretary and district collector of Uttara Kannada district asking them not include his name in Tipu Jayanti celebration that will held on November 10. The Congress government decided to make the Tipu Sultan Jayanti an... Read more
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dna
Don't invite me for Tipu Jayanti celebrations: Union Minister Ananth Kumar HegdeMinister Siddaramaiah's secretary and District Collector of Uttara Kannada dist
dna / Posted a month ago
Minister Siddaramaiah's secretary and District Collector of Uttara Kannada district asking them not include his name in Tipu Jayanti celebration that will held on November 10. Reacting to Hegde's letter, Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah said, "As part... Read more
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