Govt does U-turn, puts Tipu back

Education Minister S Suresh Kumar said that it was not the final syllabus and has been withdrawn from the Karnataka Text Book Society (KTBS) website.

published on : 30th July 2020

Removal of Tipu lesson is part of BJP agenda, says Opposition 

The Opposition has been extremely critical about the government’s move to revise the syllabus.

published on : 29th July 2020

No Tipu Sultan in Covid-hit Class 7 syllabus

The handbook mentions that ‘religions, architecture, sculpture and folklore of Tulunadu’ will be deleted, as teachers need to focus on more important subjects. 

published on : 28th July 2020

No change in chapters, Tipu to remain in textbooks in 2021-22, says Education Minister

Primary school textbooks for the 2020-21 academic year will see no changes made to the chapters on Tipu Sutan, said Education Minister Suresh Kumar.

published on : 21st January 2020

Karnataka gets 8 weeks to take fresh call on Tipu Jayanti

The bench was hearing a public interest litigation filed by Bilal Ali Shah questioning the cancellation of Tipu Jayanti.

published on : 21st January 2020

‘Removing Tipu Sultan from books insult to history’  

It is a matter of research and can be studied at the university level.

published on : 15th December 2019

‘Tipu rocket’ gallery opened without any formal inauguration in Karnataka

The museum has a large cache of 1,700 such rockets that were recovered from an old well at Nagara village in Hosanagar taluk last year.

published on : 23rd November 2019

Kodagu district in Karnataka stays calm on Tipu Jayanti

Virajpet hindu organisations also recalled the service rendered by Kuttappa and observed his death anniversary as martyr day.

published on : 11th November 2019

Allow private Tipu Jayanti celebrations: Siddaramaiah

Siddaramaiah said they will meet the President regarding Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa’s audio clip.

published on : 9th November 2019

Karnataka HC notice to Mysore DC for cancelling Tipu Jayanti

Hearing the petition on Friday, Justice Sunil Dutt Yadav ordered notice to the Deputy Commissioner and MUDA and adjourned the hearing to November 13.

published on : 9th November 2019

Tipu Sultan in textbooks: Karnataka govt to take decision in a month

Professor Ashwathnarayana from University of Mysore, who was the chairperson of the history textbook revision committee, was previously one of the three experts present at the meeting.

published on : 8th November 2019

Karnataka HC directs government to reconsider move to cancel Tipu Jayanti celebrations

The court also directed the state government to take precautionary measures to ensure peace and harmony if anyone celebrated Tipu Jayanti on November 10.

published on : 6th November 2019

‘Cancellation of Tipu celebrations is policy decision’

Navadgi made this submission before a division bench of Chief Justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka and Justice S R Krishna Kumar during the hearing of a PIL.

published on : 6th November 2019

State to decide Tipu Sultan's fate after meet on Nov 7

Slamming former CM Siddaramaiah for defending Tipu, Yatnal said Siddaramaiah should “educate himself” before digging into history.

published on : 2nd November 2019

Will Tipu’s name be dropped from places too, netizens ask

A discussion on changing the name of the Tipu Express train, which runs between Bengaluru and Mysuru, is not new for Mysureans whenever a BJP government is in power.

published on : 1st November 2019
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