After the I-Day spat, and in a sequel to the tit-for-tat killings just weeks ago, clashes are breaking out over idols, ideology and ideologues.
The Doddapete police registered a case against 8-10 unknown people for placing Savarkar’s poster at Ameer Ahmed Circle.
Former opposition leader in the BBMP Council Abdul Wajid said, “Both the district administration and BBMP are responsible for this.
The total number of arrests made in the case have now climbed to four.
By and large, the city remained calm on Tuesday.
BJP and Hindu groups staged a protest demanding that they be allowed to install Savarkar's picture and wanted action against the other group for insulting their icon.
One group objected to Savarkar portrait at a shopping mall and tried to keep Tipu Sultan's image in its place. This led to verbal duel with another group.
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Yediyurappa told reporters at his residence here on Sunday that the youths committed an unforgivable offence by forcing the removal of Savarkar’s portrait at an exhibition.
History books give us an idea of Tipu Sultan and several accounts of this Mysore ruler’s valiance and bravery.
Prohibitory orders have been imposed in the temple town under section 144 of the CrPC to prevent any protest or procession from taking place.
On the JDS stand in the Jamia Masjid controversy, he said, “Instead of worrying and reclaiming these temples, the focus must be on people’s welfare and livelihood.”
Rohith Chakrathirtha and development educationist Prof Niranjanaradhya talk to Ashwini M Sripad on the boiling issue.
The committee has also introduced additional information on Shaheed Bhagat Singh and Swami Vivekananda in the revised Kannada first language textbook for Class 10,
Tipu Sultan lessons will remain in the school textbooks but only inappropriate parts of it will be removed, said Primary and Secondary Education Minister BC Nagesh.
If the Education Department takes the report into consideration, the changes will be implemented in textbooks from classes 1 to 10 in the coming academic year.
At this temple, people offer tiny body parts crafted in silver as a prayer when they have health issues