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Wikipedia expose: Sanjay Jha tenders apology to Subramanaian Swamy

Congress spokesperson Sanjay Jha on Monday tendered an unconditional apology to Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy for calling him a Central Intelligence Agency agent in a tweet and......

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......

2nd home in London, NY: Latest fad among wealthy Indians

New York skyline. Photograph: Courtesy, Wikipedia Commons India's multi-millionaires prefer to buy their second homes in leading global financial centres, including London, New York and Singapore,......

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,......

Review: Mad About Dance is not a pathbreaking film

The film leaves much to be desired, writes Nishi Tiwari. The Wikipedia entry of Sahil Prem’s dance movie Mad About Dance describes the film as ‘Essentially a dance film, it focuses on......

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......

'Cinema is my first love'

Seven years after she rose to fame with Amber Dhara, actress Kashmira Irani returns to televsion with a youth-based show.But she'd love to try films, she reveals to Rajul Hegde/Rediff.comKashmira......

'NH10 is not inspired by Eden Lake'

'I never expected this kind of a response to NH10,' director Navdeep Singh tells Subhash K Jha. NH10’s director Navdeep Singh has been celebrating with his cast and crew. "I never......

Hackers and the rise of Digital Terrorism

'Today it is a studio being held to ransom, tomorrow it will be a government, an entire nation. I don't see anyone laughing when that happens,' says Suparn Verma. In recent months a very scary and......

Imposter posing as ex-Pakistan cricketer appears on BBC

Imposter Nadeem Alam. Photograph: BBC An imposter posing as a former Pakistani cricketer has duped the BBC into paying him to appear as an expert on cricket shows and even took part in a......

Can we please have our cricket back?

'Time was when a giant-economy sized tub of popcorn and an XL-sized bottle of cola was all I needed to enjoy a game of cricket.' 'Today I need popcorn and cola from the 'official' suppliers, plus......

World Cup: Petition filed to name US goalkeeper Tim Howard Secretary of Defense!

US goalkeeper Tim Howard, who pulled off a record-setting 16 saves in a 1-2 World Cup loss against Belgium, was momentarily named Secretary of Defense on Wikipedia as an enthusiastic fan edited the......
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Scientists figured out how many pieces of paper it would take to print the entire internet

A quick and dirty calculation reveals that you could print the entire internet on 136 billion pieces of standard 8-by-11 sheets of paper. Stack... ...

http://www.businessinsider.in/Scientists-figured-out-how-many-pieces-of-paper-it-would-take-to-print-the-entire-internet/articleshow/47044913.cms
Bank of India hints at 10-25 bps cut in base rate

Mumbai: State-owned lender Bank of India today indicated 10-25 basis points reduction in its base rate shortly. "We will have to fall in line... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/business/economy/bank-of-india-hints-at-10-25-bps-cut-in-base-rate-2211996.html
Starbucks plans to start selling better coffee

REUTERS/Jason Redmond A view of the new Starbucks Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room during its preview in conjunction with the company's biennial... ...

http://www.businessinsider.in/Starbucks-plans-to-start-selling-better-coffee/articleshow/47042238.cms
Horrors of the East

The scientific awareness of a period in history is richly illustrated by folklore, for example, certain macabre legends concerning poison khilats... ...

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200 glorious years of the Gorkha Rifles

Soldiers of the 99th Mountain Brigade's 2nd Battalion, 5 Gorkha Rifles , during Yudh Abhyas 2013. Image source: Wikipedia "If a man says... ...

http://wap.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/200-glorious-years-of-the-gorkha-rifles-115042400464_1.html

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