Tipu Sultan

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asianage
Saddening that a secular Muslim is always abused by fundamentalists: Javed Akhtarand the people from the other side. "This is a very sorry state of affairs tha
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
and the people from the other side. "This is a very sorry state of affairs that any Muslim is not considered an Indian. Tipu Sultan is not an Indian and if I do not agree to this thought, then I become anti-national. Then I am an anti-national,"... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
It's sorry state of affairs that any Muslim is not considered an Indian: Javed Akhtarand the people from the other side. "This is a very sorry state of affairs tha
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
and the people from the other side. "This is a very sorry state of affairs that any Muslim is not considered an Indian. Tipu Sultan is not an Indian and if I do not agree to this thought, then I become anti-national. Then I am an anti-national,"... Read more
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dna
Cuddalore and the American RevolutionIndia’s politics in the 1760s, arrived at Cuddalore and took over its command.
dna / Posted 5 days ago
India’s politics in the 1760s, arrived at Cuddalore and took over its command. In the beginning of 1782, Hyder Ali died and Tipu Sultan took his place. The Americans must have had some hint of the Anglo-Mysore Wars for there was an American ship... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sanskrit: A love storyis published from a bylane in Mysuru, a prominent city of Karnataka that has kn
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
is published from a bylane in Mysuru, a prominent city of Karnataka that has known various rulers – the Wodeyars, Tipu Sultan and the British. It has more than 50 temples split almost equally in allegiance to the deities Shiva and Vishnu.... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Nation is larger than political party: Javed Akhtarand the people from the other side. “This is a very sorry state of affairs tha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
and the people from the other side. “This is a very sorry state of affairs that any Muslim is not considered an Indian. Tipu Sultan is not an Indian and if I do not agree to this thought, then I become anti-national. Then I am an anti-national,”... Read more
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Aljazeera
Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary observed amid protestskingdom of Mysore amid protests from Hindu nationalist organisations. The stat
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
kingdom of Mysore amid protests from Hindu nationalist organisations. The state government led by the Congress party says Tipu Sultan is a freedom fighter as he fought against the British colonial rulers, but the right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party... Read more
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dna
Tipu Jayanti: With 70,000 security men on roads, Karnataka celebrates anniversary of 'Tiger of Mysore'Karnataka on Friday to mark the birth anniversary of the controversial 18th-cen
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Karnataka on Friday to mark the birth anniversary of the controversial 18th-century ruler of the erstwhile Mysore kingdom, Tipu Sultan. With a sharply divided opinion over Tipu's legacy and rising political temperature, opposition BJP, several... Read more
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The Hindu
Amidst tight police vigil, Tipu Jayanti celebrated in MysuruAmidst tight security in and around Kalamandir here, the 268th birth anniversar
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Amidst tight security in and around Kalamandir here, the 268th birth anniversary of Tipu Sultan was celebrated on Friday. The venue had virtually turned into a fortress with the police personnel deployed in large numbers as a precautionary measure... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tipu Jayanti row: BJP protesters detained, stones pelted at bus in Karnatakain Karnataka’s Kodagu and BJP workers staged demonstrations to protest the annu
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
in Karnataka’s Kodagu and BJP workers staged demonstrations to protest the annual celebrations of the birth anniversary of Tipu Sultan, a powerful former ruler of Mysore who evokes extreme sentiments in the state. The ruling Congress has been... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tipu Jayanti row: From Siddaramiah to Amit Shah, who said what in this war of wordsTipu Sultan, the former ruler of Mysore, evokes intense admiration and hate in
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Tipu Sultan, the former ruler of Mysore, evokes intense admiration and hate in equal measure. He is hailed as a freedom fighter for fighting the British, but his critics — the BJP and the Sangh Parivar — say he killed Hindus and Christians for during... Read more
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dna
Hubli: Over 150 BJP workers protesting against Tipu Jayanti celebration detainedthe Karnataka government's decision to celebrate Tipu Jayanti in the state on N
dna / Posted 7 days ago
the Karnataka government's decision to celebrate Tipu Jayanti in the state on November 10. The Congress government views Tipu Sultan as a patriot, who fought against the British. However, the BJP and the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) views... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tipu Jayanti: Prohibitoty orders imposed in Karnataka’s Kodaguthe Karnataka government’s decision to celebrate Tipu Jayanti in the state on N
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
the Karnataka government’s decision to celebrate Tipu Jayanti in the state on November 10. The Congress government views Tipu Sultan as a patriot, who fought against the British. However, the BJP’s and the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh’s (RSS)... Read more
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asianage
CM cares more about tyrant monarch than public: BJP opposes Tipu Jayanti in K'takaBJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain said that the Congress-led government is worried a
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain said that the Congress-led government is worried about Tipu Sultan instead of the state's public. "Karnataka government is not paying attention to the problem of the public, the poor, and the farmers, but they are really... Read more
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The Hindu
‘BJP hypocritical in opposition to Tipu,’ says Karnataka’s agricultural ministerKrishna Byre Gowda, minister for agriculture in the Karnataka government speaks
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Krishna Byre Gowda, minister for agriculture in the Karnataka government speaks to Nistula Hebbar on Tipu Sultan, demands by the Lingayat community for a separate status as a religion and agricultural subsidies…. Tipu Jayanthi has become a raging... Read more
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dna
Siddaramaiah hits back at Amit Shah, says 'Tipu Sultan was a freedom lover, patriot'minister also defended the state government's decision to celebrate the birth a
dna / Posted 14 days ago
minister also defended the state government's decision to celebrate the birth anniversary of 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan. Siddaramaiah's reaction came after Shah kicked off the 75-day "Nava Karnataka Nirmana Parivarthane Yatra", led... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Karnataka HC asks whether Tipu Jayanti expenditure has authority of state budgetby the state government. Manjunath made submissions pertaining to several hist
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
by the state government. Manjunath made submissions pertaining to several historical material facts contending that Tipu Sultan had killed thousands of Kodavas (in Kodagu district) during his rule. He also submitted that Tipu’s rule in... Read more
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dna
Prakash Raj backs Kamal Haasan's controversial remark, asks 'what's terrorising'Raj, the talented actor, is known for not mincing words. In news recently for
dna / Posted 14 days ago
Raj, the talented actor, is known for not mincing words. In news recently for making frank remarks on Taj Mahal and Tipu Sultan controversies, the National Award winning actor took to Twitter again showing his support for actor Kamal... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Amit Shah communalising situation ahead of Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiahother community,” he said on Twitter. Siddaramaiah also took a jibe at state B
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
other community,” he said on Twitter. Siddaramaiah also took a jibe at state BJP leaders, alleging they had once described Tipu Sultan as a freedom fighter but had become “enlightened” after learning lessons from Shah. He claimed the BJP yatra was... Read more
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dna
Tipu Jayanti row: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah calls Amit Shah 'ignorant tourist'BJP chief also slammed the state government for celebrating the birth anniversa
dna / Posted 14 days ago
BJP chief also slammed the state government for celebrating the birth anniversary of 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan as "Tipu Jayanti" on November 10 and claimed that it was "votebank politics". "The government is more interested... Read more
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asianage
The boy and the countryhim as governor general of India. My school’s founder Claude Martin had built
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
him as governor general of India. My school’s founder Claude Martin had built the cannon that Lord Cornwallis used to slay Tipu Sultan with, not without the help of Maratha troops and soldiers of the nizam. This aspect of Maratha valour is seldom... Read more
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The Hindu
Willed by Binny and Parry1877. A footnote Chandru Arni adds is that his mother was the great great gran
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
1877. A footnote Chandru Arni adds is that his mother was the great great grand-daughter of Purniah, Dewan to Hyder Ali, Tipu Sultan and the Mysore Royal Family. An old Presidencian himself, he says he is the country’s first games developer and... Read more
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dna
Taj Mahal, Tipu Sultan row: Why are you wasting our time, Prakash Raj's blunt question to politiciansNational Award winning actor Prakash Raj is in news again. Taking on the politi
dna / Posted 20 days ago
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 POLITICIANS WASTING OUR TIME (sic)'. Days after... Read more
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New Kerala
Siddaramaiah slams BJP, asks how a President can read state's speech - newkerala news #283412can a President read a state's speech?" he added. In his speech, President Kov
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
can a President read a state's speech?" he added. In his speech, President Kovind had lauded erstwhile Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan, saying he died a heroic death fighting the British. "Tipu Sultan died a heroic death fighting the British. He... Read more
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Gulf News
Yogi eats his words, asserts Taj Mahal is ‘pride of India’and Congress got engaged in a war of words yesterday over the birth anniversary
Gulf News / Posted 22 days ago
and Congress got engaged in a war of words yesterday over the birth anniversary celebrations of 18th century Muslim ruler Tipu Sultan. The anniversary falls on November 10. BJP describes Tipu as “anti-Hindu” and “mass murderer”. However, Congress... Read more
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Gulf News
Is the Taj row linked to Gujarat elections?around Taj Mahal. Now everyone is talking about it. Some people have also begun
Gulf News / Posted 22 days ago
around Taj Mahal. Now everyone is talking about it. Some people have also begun to make comments against 18th century ruler Tipu Sultan. Nobody is talking about Gujarat and the ground realities there. Honestly speaking, it is all drama,” Saini told... Read more
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New Kerala
Tipu Sultan, British both invaded India: Union Min Giriraj Singh - newkerala news #283392Giriraj Singh on Thursday said likened Mysore ruler with the British, citing th
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
Giriraj Singh on Thursday said likened Mysore ruler with the British, citing they were invaders. "Both the British and Tipu Sultan were invaders. Tipu Sultan first oppressed the people of India and then the British did, which is very well... Read more
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Central Chronicle
President referring Tipu name sparks controversy in KarnatakaAgencies, Bengaluru President Ram Nath Kovind remarks on erstwhile Mysore rule
Central Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Agencies, Bengaluru President Ram Nath Kovind remarks on erstwhile Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan in his address to the joint house of Karnataka Legislature has led to controversy with opposition leader in the Council K S Eshwarappa demanding Chief... Read more
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asianage
President hails Tipu Sultan’s role, BJP sees redthe Karnataka legislature on the occasion of the diamond jubilee celebrations o
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
the Karnataka legislature on the occasion of the diamond jubilee celebrations of the Vidhana Soudha, the President said: “Tipu Sultan died a heroic death fighting the British. He was also a pioneer in the development and use of Mysore rockets in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kovind's praise of Tipu leads to war of words between Karnataka BJP, CongPresident Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday hailed Tipu Sultan, saying he died a her
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday hailed Tipu Sultan, saying he died a heroic death fighting the British, remarks that came in the backdrop of protests by the BJP in Karnataka against the glorification of the 18th century Mysore ruler. The... Read more
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The Hindu
Teen beats the odds with rare collectionsnotes. The coins collected by him belong to ancient, medieval and modern period
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
notes. The coins collected by him belong to ancient, medieval and modern periods. They include coins from the era of Akbar, Tipu Sultan, Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Nawab of Malerkotla, Nawab of Hyderabad, Gaikwad dynasty and British India. He also has a... Read more
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Gulf News
President Kovind hails Tipu SultanSparks war of words between Congress and BJP Bengaluru: President Ram Nath Kov
Gulf News / Posted 23 days ago
Sparks war of words between Congress and BJP Bengaluru: President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday hailed Tipu Sultan, saying he died a heroic death fighting the British, remarks that came in the backdrop of protests by the BJP in Karnataka against the... Read more
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asianage
Prez says Tipu Sultan died 'heroic death'; BJP accuses Congress of scripting speechBengaluru: President Ram Nath Kovind's mention of the 18th century Mysore ruler
asianage / Posted 23 days ago
Bengaluru: President Ram Nath Kovind's mention of the 18th century Mysore ruler, Tipu Sultan, in his address to the joint session of Karnataka legislature on Wednesday triggered a political slugfest between the ruling Congress and opposition... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tipu Sultan died historic death fighting British, says President Kovind; BJP says Congress scripted speechPresident Ramnath Kovind on Wednesday praised Tipu Sultan for sacrificing his l
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 days ago
President Ramnath Kovind on Wednesday praised Tipu Sultan for sacrificing his life in the fight against British invaders, placing himself in the middle of an ongoing controversy over the 18th century ruler’s legacy. Speaking at a joint session of... Read more
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dna
Political slugfest erupts as President Kovind mentions Tipu Sultan in speechPresident Ram Nath Kovind's mention of the 18th century Mysore ruler, Tipu Sult
dna / Posted 23 days ago
President Ram Nath Kovind's mention of the 18th century Mysore ruler, Tipu Sultan, in his address to the joint session of Karnataka legislature on Wednesday triggered a political slugfest between the ruling Congress and opposition BJP. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Tipu Sultan died 'heroic death fighting British': President Kovind - newkerala news #283155Bengaluru (Karnataka) , October 25 : President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday lau
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , October 25 : President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday lauded erstwhile Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan, saying he died a heroic death fighting the British. The President's statement comes amid the controversy triggered few days back... Read more
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dna
Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan died glorious death fighting British, says President KovindAmidst the raging debate on Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan's legacy, President Ram Na
dna / Posted 23 days ago
Amidst the raging debate on Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan's legacy, President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday hailed his role in fighting the British and development of Mysore rockets in warfare. President Kovind said 18th Century ruler of Mysore died a... Read more
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The Hindu
Tipu Sultan died a heroic death fighting British: PresidentBJP is up in arms against the Karnataka Government on 'Tipu Jayanthi' celebrati
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
BJP is up in arms against the Karnataka Government on 'Tipu Jayanthi' celebration, President Ram Nath Kovind’s reference to Tipu Sultan in an address to the joint session of the State legislature on Wednesday came as a morale booster to the Congress... Read more
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New Kerala
Tipu Sultan's descendant urges for legal action against Hegde for making derogatory remarks - newkerala news #282863Bengaluru (Karnataka) , October 23 : Descendant of Tipu Sultan, Sahabzada Manso
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , October 23 : Descendant of Tipu Sultan, Sahabzada Mansoor Ali Tipu, on Monday urged for a legal action against Union Minister of State for Skill Development Anant Kumar Hegde for his alleged derogatory comments against the... Read more
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dna
Tipu Sultan's family threatens legal action against Union Minister Anant HegdeFollowing the comments of Union minister Anant Kumar Hegde about Tipu Sultan, d
dna / Posted 26 days ago
Following the comments of Union minister Anant Kumar Hegde about Tipu Sultan, descendants of the 18th century ruler in Kolkata are likely to take legal action against him. “I will send a legal notice against Hegde for his unfounded comments against... Read more
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New Kerala
Siddaramaiah condemns Hegde for refusing to participate in Tipu Jayanti celebration - newkerala news #282155Jayanti celebration that will held on November 10. After witnessing major clas
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
Jayanti celebration that will held on November 10. After witnessing major clash in 2015 in state over the celebrations of Tipu Sultan Jayanti, the Karnataka Government last year decided to make the event an annual affair. The Congress government... Read more
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New Kerala
Mangalorean Christians, Kannadigas are opposed to Tipu Jayanti, claims BJP - newkerala news #282172, Oct. 21 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday accused the Congress-l
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
, Oct. 21 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday accused the Congress-led Karnataka government of celebrating Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary just for 'vote bank politics' and said that the people of 'Coorg, Mangalorean Christians and... 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 #282159Jayanti celebration that will held on November 10. After witnessing major clas
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
Jayanti celebration that will held on November 10. After witnessing major clash in 2015 in state over the celebrations of Tipu Sultan Jayanti, the Karnataka Government last year decided to make the event an annual affair. The decision was taken... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tipu Sultan a brutal killer, mass rapist: Ananth Hegde to Karnataka govtis being made into a political issue. There were four wars against British and
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
is being made into a political issue. There were four wars against British and Tipu fought them all," he added. Three people lost their lives in clashes in Kodagu in 2015 after outrage by anti-Tipu Sultan activists call... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah criticises Union minister as Tipu Sultan row reignitesof state for skill development Ananth Kumar Hegde for refusing to be a part of
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 27 days ago
of state for skill development Ananth Kumar Hegde for refusing to be a part of events marking the birth anniversary of Tipu Sultan, a celebration that has been a strong issue of contention between the two arch-rivals. Tipu Sultan, the former... Read more
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dna
Don't invite me for Tipu Jayanti celebrations: Union Minister Ananth Kumar HegdeTipu Jayanti celebration pic.twitter.com/omBFJJcUSz After witnessing major cla
dna / Posted 27 days ago
Tipu Jayanti celebration pic.twitter.com/omBFJJcUSz After witnessing major clash in 2015 in state over the celebrations of Tipu Sultan Jayanti, the Karnataka Government last year decided to make the event an annual affair. The decision was taken... Read more
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chroniclelive
Horror crimes that featured on now axed Crimewatchat some of the North East criminals that Crimewatch viewers have helped snare,
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at some of the North East criminals that Crimewatch viewers have helped snare, as well as the cases that remained a mystery.Tipu Sultan killingTipu Sultan (Image: Northumbria Police/PA Wire) When dad-of-two Tipu Sultan was shot dead at his family’s... Read more

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