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Tipu, Hitler and religious tolerance

The controversial Sultan and the Nazi dictator targeted specific religions. Both fought against the British. Yet only one is reviled

published on : 11th November 2017

CM gives officials three months to process applications under Akrama-Sakrama scheme

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has directed officials of the Revenue Department to process applications submitted under Akrama-Sakrama scheme in the next three months.

published on : 8th November 2017

Hearing on PIL on Tipu Jayanti adjourned to Tuesday

The High Court adjourned hearing on public interest litigation challenging the celebration of Tipu Jayanti on November 10 by the state government to Tuesday.

published on : 4th November 2017

To celebrate anti-colonial struggle, celebrate Tipu: Irfan Habib on legacy celebrations row

The eminent historian said it would be "unfair" to dub Tipu Sultan a tyrant and said he was "certainly a very important figure in the Indian resistance to Britain".

published on : 29th October 2017

BJP plans seven Modi rallies in Karnataka before Election Commission announces election dates

While Prime Minister Modi will kick-start the preparations for Karnataka Assembly elections on October 29 from Bidar, the BJP chief Amit Shah will flag off a Yatra from Bangalore.

published on : 25th October 2017

President Ram Nath Kovind calls Tipu Sultan a hero in speech in Karnataka, BJP alleges Congress interference

The saffron party has opposed the Congress government's plans for 'Tipu Jayanti' celebrations on his birth anniversary on November 10.

published on : 25th October 2017

Tipu Sultan died historic death fighting British: President Ram Nath Kovind

The President's words on Tipu Sultan come just few days after Union Minister Anantkumar Hegde, a Bharatiya Janata Party leader, had called Tipu a brutal killer.

published on : 25th October 2017

Tipu Sultan's descendents slam union minister Anantkumar Hegde, plan legal action

The descendants of Tipu Sultan today slammed Union minister Anantkumar Hegde for his alleged "derogatory" remarks against the 18th century Mysore ruler.

published on : 23rd October 2017

Kolkata’s ‘fatwa Imam’ Barkati sacked

Controversial cleric Barkati was sacked by the trustee board of the mosque on Wednesday for threatening to wage Jihad against India.

published on : 17th May 2017

Tipu Sultan's armoury at Srirangapatna to be shifted on March 2

The shifting process will be taken up by South Western Railway through M/S PSL -Wolfe (JV) under supervision by Department of Archeology.

published on : 23rd February 2017

Behind-the-scenes of transporting historic Tipu Sultan armoury in Srirangapatna

The man who suggested moving the 250-year-old Tipu Sultan’s armoury in Srirangapatna says it was all “just discussions” for over seven years.

published on : 23rd January 2017

After Azmi, Kolkata’s Shahi Imam advises girls to wear decent clothes to avoid rape

Asserting that boys get excited on seeing girls in short dresses, he added that girls should dress up decently to save themselves from the lust of men.

published on : 18th January 2017

Karnataka minister caught watching risque pics at Tipu fete

Tanveer Sait was caught by TV cameras watching sleazy pics of semi-clad women on his mobile phone during the Tipu sultan Jayanti celebrations.

published on : 10th November 2016