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Blog Entry Telugu Wikipedia Winter Camp at Andhra Loyola College
by Rahmanuddin Shaikh published Feb 26, 2015 — filed under: , , , ,
Students of physics, statistics and Telugu departments of Andhra Loyola College spent 5 days of their Christmas vacation of 2014 to edit and enrich Telugu Wikipedia and Wikisource. They worked on their respective subject areas and came up with more than 100 new articles on Telugu Wikipedia and about 300 pages of Veeresalingam's works were typed on Telugu Wikisource.
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Blog Entry Telugu Wikisource Workshop
by Pavan Santhosh published Jul 24, 2017 last modified Aug 16, 2017 08:40 AM — filed under: , , , , , ,
Recently, a Telugu Wikisource Workshop was conducted in Hyderabad between 22- 23 July, 2017
Located in Access to Knowledge / Blogs
Blog Entry Ten Telugu Books Re-released Under CC-BY-SA 3.0 License
by Rahmanuddin Shaikh published Jun 22, 2014 last modified Jul 08, 2014 05:29 AM — filed under: , , , ,
For the first time in the history of Indian books, 10 Telugu books by a single author were released under Creative Commons license (CC-BY-SA 3.0) on June 22, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Golden Threshold, Abids, Hyderabad.
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Tenth Anniversary of Kannada Wikipedia
by Prasad Krishna published Nov 14, 2013 last modified Nov 14, 2013 10:17 AM — filed under: , , , , ,
Kannada Wikipedia has completed 10 years. The Kannada Wikipedia community will be celebrating the tenth anniversary of Kannada Wikpedia on Nov 17, 2013 from 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. at H N Multimedia Hall, National College, Basavanagudi, Bangalore. CIS-A2K is a co-sponsor for the program.
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Tenth Anniversary of Kannada Wikipedia: Udayavani Coverage
by Prasad Krishna published Nov 15, 2013 last modified Nov 20, 2013 07:25 AM — filed under: , , , ,
Udayavani, on November 15, 2013 published about the upcoming tenth anniversary of Kannada Wikipedia.
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Tenth Anniversary of Kannada Wikipedia: Vijayavani Coverage
by Prasad Krishna published Nov 14, 2013 last modified Nov 20, 2013 07:16 AM — filed under: , , , ,
Vijayavani published a report of the forthcoming tenth anniversary celebration of Kannada Wikipedia on November 17.
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Blog Entry Tewiki 10th Anniversary
by Rahmanuddin Shaikh published Feb 15, 2014 last modified Mar 19, 2014 11:01 AM — filed under: , , , ,
Tewiki 10th anniversary celebration 2014, started on February 15 in Vijayawada at Kakaraparti Bhavanarayana College. It was co-organized by the Centre for Internet and Society's Access to Knowledge (CIS-A2K) team and the Telugu Wikipedia community. Ch.Arjuna Rao expressed his happiness on Telugu Wikipedias completion of 10 years and 55000 articles in Telugu on the inauguration of decade celebrations.
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The Dynamics of Education to Employment Journey: Opportunities and Challenges
by Prasad Krishna published Feb 04, 2014 last modified Apr 14, 2014 09:40 AM — filed under: , , ,
KIIT School of Management, KIIT Univeristy is holding the 7th National Management Convention 2014 at its campus in Bhubaneswar on February 21 and 22, 2014. T. Vishnu Vardhan and Subhashish Panigrahi have been invited to address the students of KIIT University.
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Blog Entry The First Punjabi Wikipedia Workshop
by Shiju Alex and Subhashish Panigrahi published Sep 27, 2012 last modified Oct 04, 2012 12:16 PM — filed under: , ,
For those who might not be aware, Punjabi Wikipedia is one of the first Indic Wikipedias where community started editing way back in 2002. However, after the initial few edits all activities got stopped and it was inactive over the last decade. Recently we conducted a few workshops that led to the revival of Punjabi Wikipedia. This post is about the first Punjabi Wikipedia workshop held in Ludhiana, Punjab on July 28, 2012.
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The joys of being a Wikipedian
by Prasad Krishna published Jul 30, 2014 — filed under: , , ,
Radha Krishna, an engineer, had always wanted to share information online so that people who wanted to learn more could just log in and benefit by reading his articles. Eight years ago he started his own website for this very purpose. But he found it hard to maintain the site. He then chanced upon Wikipedia, the largest open-source encyclopedia, which was then just becoming popular in the country.
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