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From Wikipedia to Darkipedia: Protest against anti-piracy law

Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia, and other popular websites went dark on Wednesday as search engine Google blotted its logo as part of protests to stop Internet piracy legislation being......

Tomorrow, no Wikipedia! Do your homework early

Online encyclopedia Wikipedia will black out its website on Wednesday for 24 hours to protest anti-piracy bills under consideration in the US Congress, saying if passed, the "destructive"......

India: Wikipedia's next target

Ask a school-going child where he gets his research information from and the answer will, in all probability, be Wikipedia. No wonder then, Jimmy Wales, founder of the popular online encyclopaedia......

It must be true...I read it on Wikipedia!

Six years after Wikipedia, the referencing portal, which allows users to edit information, was hosted by Jimmy Wales, it has become the butt of jokes for bringing 'democracy to knowledge.'"Who is......

'Fast breeder issue was red herring'

Dr Kanti Bajpai, who wikipedia describes as 'Indian TV's most popular face on international affairs,' feels the fast breeder nuclear reactor issue was a "red herring" to "show the public" that......

Wikipedia launches online travel guide

The foundation behind crowd-sourced knowledge compendium Wikipedia launched a free online travel guide built collaboratively by volunteers from around the globe.Wikimedia Foundation rolled out......

India among biggest steel producers in the world

India is among the major steel producers in the world, but is it the biggest? Let's find out. Source: Wikipedia Click NEXT to see where India...

Government move to control Internet is wrong

The same week that Wikipedia and several other highly trafficked websites went dark to protest legislation in the United States that would severely curtail their operations, the Delhi High Court......

A wiki resource of govt services

Inspired by the utility and popularity of Wikipedia, a duo in their late twenties hit upon the idea of a similar wiki site offering procedures for availing various government-to-citizen services,......

Wikipedia targets India for growth

Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia, is set to open its first overseas office - outside of the US - in India, which will focus on expanding its database in Hindi and all other official languages of......

Retro Fashion we DON'T want to see again

The Wikipedia entry of the term 'retro' explains its meaning by way of an example, 'clothing from the 1980s or 1990s could be retro.' While we're on our way to 2014, all the 'retro' throwbacks we......

Indian Idol 2 winner Sandeep Acharya passes away

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Indian Idol 2 winner Sandeep Acharya succumbed to jaundice at the young age of 29 in a hospital Gurgaon on Sunday,......

Actress Kanaka quashes death rumours

After an online update fuelled widely-reported rumours of her demise, Malayalam actress Kanaka set the record straight with the media that had gathered at her Chennai residence for her impending......

Review: Vishwaroop disappoints big time

Vishwaroop is flawed and a big disappointment from Kamal Haasan, writes Prasanna D Zore.The film keeps dragging on; the spy-hero languidly fights terrorists across Afghanistan and New York; a......
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Q. what does the ashoka's chakra in national flag represent?
SUDHIR PRASAD:  A.  more

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Q. what is Limerick in English literature?
Flying Saucer:  A. The Ashoka Chakra is a depiction of the Dharmachakra, represented with 24 spokes. check http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashoka_Chakra for detailed answer more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-limerick-in-english-literature/27229250/answers/27234203

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Q. are you an open book or closed mystery ?
Nihal Singh:  A. \n From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia ', Poetry groups and movements or schools may be self-identified by the poets that form them or defined...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/are-you-an-open-book-or-closed-mystery-/27200173/answers/27229254

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Q. Are those questions difficult or unknown ?;-P
Valiente Nahu:  A. I hate Books Since College days yaar.. :-))I am a Chalta.. firta.. Alive Wikipedia.. :D more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/are-those-questions-difficult-or-unknown--p/27153058/answers/27200213

  Web results for Wikipedia
Now, The Great Indian Bake Off

First there were the humble breadmakers, then came the pastry chefs and now we have the home bakers. The latter category is an expanding community... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/lifestyle/food/Now-The-Great-Indian-Bake-Off/2014/04/20/article2175349.ece
Nathuji Powar and the Pachmarhi connection

NAGPUR: Subedar Major Nathuji Powar is to Captain James Forsyth what Sherpa Tenzing was to Edmund Hillary. The Kiwi wouldn't have made it to the... ...

http://timesofindia.feedsportal.com/c/33039/f/533988/s/398b4d2e/sc/8/l/0Ltimesofindia0Bindiatimes0N0Ccity0Cnagpur0CNathuji0EPowar0Eand0Ethe0EPachmarhi0Econnection0Carticleshow0C339713420Bcms/story01.htm
E-reading now better than ever

Product: Kindle Paperwhite (3G) Price: Rs 13,999 If you want to buy an ebook reader, there is nothing better than the Kindle Paperwhite.... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/technologic/e-reading-now-better-than-ever
Wikipedia can Help Track Flu Levels

A method of estimating levels of influenza-like illness in the American population has been developed by researchers at Boston Children's Hospital,... ...

http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/allhealthnews/~3/UWm0wW4xoog/wikipedia-can-help-track-flu-levels-134940-1.htm
No cheers for the IPL

When the Indian Premier League was launched in 2008, I wrote a column in these pages disparaging this newest form of the game. I compared Test... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140419/jsp/opinion/story_18192581.jsp

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