Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Santhosh Thottingal wins the President's Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman for 2019

2019-08-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
Amazing news... Congrats Santosh... :) On Thu, 15 Aug, 2019, 22:27 manoj k, wrote: > Santhosh Thottingal > > has won the Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman by the Hon. President of

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Support for our communities across India

2019-07-24 Thread Yohann Thomas
ions by the community [4]. If there are any suggestions, on what better or best practices to be followed, Chapter is all ears in listening and implementing them. Regards, Yohann Thomas Secretary Wikimedia India [1] https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikimediaindia-l/2017-April/012921.html [2] h

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-l] Open Letter to Affiliations Committee : Wikimedia India's Demand For A Fair And Transparent Hearing

2019-07-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
see that the same Chapter has been undergoing activities in such hard circumstances without any funding. Affcom should know that even after suspension notice, WMIN is indulging in programmatic activities and they should know till 13th September they would find us working & serving our purpose. R

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian Of The Month : July, 2019

2019-07-02 Thread Yohann Thomas
If I'm. Right... He is on the Hindi Wikipedia list.. On Tue, 2 Jul, 2019, 19:00 Asaf Bartov, wrote: > Congratulations, Piyush! (Is he a member of this list?) > >A. > > On Tue, Jul 2, 2019 at 3:41 PM Abhinav srivastava > wrote: > >> Dear All, >> >> Wikimedia India is happy to report The

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Co-option of New Executive Committee member to Wikimedia India

2019-06-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
eceiving the form+fees. In your case, since the form was received in the ending of the previous financial year of FY 2018-19 (please correct me if I'm wrong), a decision was taken to start it from the next year ie 1st April 2019-31st March 2020. I hope that solves your query Regards, Yohann Thomas W

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Co-option of New Executive Committee member to Wikimedia India

2019-06-14 Thread Yohann Thomas
one of the vacancies.. Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India On Fri, 14 Jun, 2019, 12:09 Ashwin Baindur, wrote: > Shouldn't there be an election? Is co-opting permitted as per bye laws? > > On Fri, Jun 14, 2019, 10:56 AM Asaf Bartov wrote: > >> That's good to know, and thanks for t

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Co-option of New Executive Committee member to Wikimedia India

2019-06-14 Thread Yohann Thomas
Baindur , Yohann Thomas Dear Ashwin Sir, * Six-years back on April 13th, 2013 a resolution by the then General Assembly had approved for a resolution, "Adding co-opted trustees". Subsequently, several EC members have been co-opted. from time-to-time [1] * The Elections are due and

[Wikimediaindia-l] Co-option of New Executive Committee member to Wikimedia India

2019-06-13 Thread Yohann Thomas
Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia Chapter (India) Activities 2018-19

2019-04-14 Thread Yohann Thomas
rship [2], which was a Chapter initiative, where you discussed in person about it at Wikimania 2018. Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India [1] http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Reports/July-September_2018#Wikimania_2018 [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:TPS/KCVelaga/Wikimania/2018/Report On

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia Chapter (India) Activities 2018-19

2019-04-13 Thread Yohann Thomas
in every quarterly report [2] while for offline events can be found from either the events section under quarterly reports or Wiki Academy and Wikimedia India Events section. I hope this answers your concern. Please let us know if there are any other queries in the reports. Thanks, Yohann Thoma

[Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia Chapter (India) Activities 2018-19

2019-04-09 Thread Yohann Thomas
katta <https://www.google.com/url?q=https://www.google.com/url?q%3Dhttp://wiki.wikimedia.in/Events/WikiGap_2019_Kolkata%26amp;sa%3DD%26amp;ust%3D1554801728674000=D=1554801728683000=AFQjCNHLA1AqfxHtQPyaeaIRxDrSmc92ug> Thanks, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India [1] Foreign Currency (Regulatio

[Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia India membership process Discussion

2019-04-05 Thread Yohann Thomas
a.in/Expectations_from_India_chapter/Membership Regards, Yohann Thomas Secretary Wikimedia India ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/list

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia India members

2019-04-05 Thread Yohann Thomas
ation as per requirement. I have shared a link, where i am inviting all community members to discuss & give suggestions to the Wikimedia Chapter, on how to further improve the membership process. http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Expectations_from_India_chapter/Membership Regards, Yohann Thomas

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia India members

2019-04-04 Thread Yohann Thomas
new financial year has started, your membership will reflect in the year 2019-20. Apologies for the inconvenience. Regards, Yohann Thomas Secretary WIkimedia India On Thu, Apr 4, 2019 at 7:19 PM Ashwin Baindur wrote: > I had applied for membership of the Chapter but am yet to receive > co

[Wikimediaindia-l] Celebrating Women's Day : Wikimedia India

2019-03-07 Thread Yohann Thomas
etha Hussain and User: Manavpreet Kaur for being the special guest facilitators for this exercise. At last, Wishing All Women Wikimedians, A VERY HAPPY WOMEN'S DAY. Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India <http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Home> ___ Wikime

[Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian of the Month - February 2019

2019-02-02 Thread Yohann Thomas
Srivastava at abhinav.srivast...@wikimedia.in. Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailma

[Wikimediaindia-l] Last day to vote for Community wishlist survey-2019

2018-11-29 Thread Yohann Thomas
Hello everyone Today is the last day to vote for the Community wish list survey. If you have not voted on them yet, please do vote by the end of the day - https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Community_Wishlist_Survey_2019 Regards, Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] IISc, Bangalore organizing Photography Contest in collaboration with WMIN

2018-11-28 Thread Yohann Thomas
> Thanks. > J.Balaji > > On Wed, Nov 28, 2018, 1:53 PM Yohann Thomas wrote: > >> Hello one & all, >> >> >> Wikimedia India (WMIN) is partnering with IISc Bangalore to organise >> a Wikimedia commons based photography contest as a part of II

[Wikimediaindia-l] IISc, Bangalore organizing Photography Contest in collaboration with WMIN

2018-11-28 Thread Yohann Thomas
date to submit is December 10th, 2018. Please refer to the event page for more information. Regards, Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mai

[Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian of the Month - November 2018

2018-11-01 Thread Yohann Thomas
rite to me at yohan...@wikimedia.in Regards, Yohann Thomas ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimania tour of Rahul Desmukh

2018-08-08 Thread Yohann Thomas
to its community members, who give their time & effort towards the community. To Sum the entire email, the chapter has made a valuable learning, of engaging the community in a more effective way in the future. Regards, Yohann Thomas Secretary Wikimedia India P.S. - Neither your previous e

[Wikimediaindia-l] Answer to Manavpreet's question to why Wikimedia India Chapter is not taking initiatives to bring the communities together or to take the movement ahead as much as CIS-A2K

2018-08-05 Thread Yohann Thomas
DISCLAIMER: My following email is being sent as a volunteer and community member & not as a board member of Wikimedia India. Dear Manavpreet & other community members I will try my best to answer this question using comparative analysis, why this is happening & will be very informative for you &

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimania tour of Rahul Desmukh

2018-08-05 Thread Yohann Thomas
Dear Manavpreet You have been part of the Indian community for a few years. But I'm not surprised, you don't know, why the chapter is not giving as much support or training to the community, as CIS-A2K does. I will answer this question on a separate thread on the India Mailing list which should

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimania tour of Rahul Desmukh

2018-08-04 Thread Yohann Thomas
tion , Rahul Deshmukh had requested CIS-A2K to fund its trip & they accepted his proposal. // Regards, Yohann Thomas Secretary Wikimedia India On Fri 3 Aug, 2018, 18:33 Bodhisattwa Mandal, wrote: > Hi Yohann, > > Thanks for your mail. > > If you check the link of chairperson

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimania tour of Rahul Desmukh

2018-08-03 Thread Yohann Thomas
ll continues to support the chapter on different issues, inspite of us still battling with all our regulatory hurdles. I wish there were more such vocal well wishers, when the chapter is going through a difficult time. Regards, Yohann Thomas Secretary Wikimedia India On Fri 27 Jul, 2018, 1

[Wikimediaindia-l] Project Tiger: List of Internet Stipend Recipients

2018-03-05 Thread Yohann Thomas
wiki/Supporting_Indian_ Language_Wikipedias_Program/Support/Internet Thanks, Yohann Thomas Manavpreet Kaur Dhaval S. Vyas ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit h

[Wikimediaindia-l] Project Tiger: Request from the Review team

2018-02-22 Thread Yohann Thomas
/Supporting_Indian_Language_Wikipedias_Program/Support for more details. Regards , Dhaval S. Vyas Manavpreet Kaur Yohann Thomas (Community Review Team) ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list

[Wikimediaindia-l] New Wikimedia India Executive Committee is Inducted

2017-07-09 Thread Yohann Thomas
rking of Community dynamics along with the expectations by the community from the new EC. On the last day of the Induction meeting, the EC members elected office bearers amongst themselves. Following are the new Office bearers - Mr Rahul Deshmukh : President - Mr Yohann Thomas : Secretary

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Hindi Wikimedians User Group

2017-07-07 Thread Yohann Thomas
am very much excited about the future & opportunities for this fledgling new user group & congratulate them on this.. Regards Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India -- Forwarded message -- From: "Kirill Lokshin" <kirill.loks...@gmail.com> Date: 08-Jul-2017 5:35

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Odia Wikimedians User Group

2017-07-07 Thread Yohann Thomas
Dear Odia community My heartfelt congratulations to the Odia community on the recognition of their user group Regards Yohann Thomas -- Forwarded message -- From: "Kirill Lokshin" <kirill.loks...@gmail.com> Date: 07-Jul-2017 8:03 PM Subject: [Wikimedia-l] Recogni

[Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian of the Month - July 2017

2017-07-04 Thread Yohann Thomas
a Chaitanya here - abhinav.srivast...@wikimedia.in / kcvel...@wikimedia.in Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lis

[Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian of the month-June 2017

2017-06-04 Thread Yohann Thomas
f you know any such contributors who deserve to be the featured as wikimedian of the month,please nominate him here - http://wiki.wikimedia.in/ Featured_Wikimedian/Nominations. You can also contact me on my email for nominating anyone. Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikim

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Members] Verification and approval of candidates.

2017-04-13 Thread Yohann Thomas
e 1st quarter of 2017, which I will update after the elections http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Reports Hope that helps to clear some of your queries Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India On Thu, Apr 13, 2017 at 12:20 PM, Sudhanwa Jogalekar <sudhanwa@gmail.com > wrote: > Dear Vishwa, &

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Members] Verification and approval of candidates.

2017-04-13 Thread Yohann Thomas
e member of WMIN for 2017-18, request you to please send me your membership form again with your bank transaction Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Thu, Apr 13, 2017 at 12:20 PM, Sudhanwa Jogalekar <sudhanwa@gmail.com > wrote: > Dear Vishwa, >

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Members] Rescheduling of Wikimedia India elections to 30th April 2017

2017-04-12 Thread Yohann Thomas
le transparently. There are couple of solutions available online, but I havent personally checked its credibility - so sadly I cannot comment on it. Thanks, Tony Thomas <https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/User:01tonythomas> On Tue, Apr 11, 2017 at 9:04 AM, Yohann Thomas <yohan...@gmail.com> wrot

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wish You all Happy Holi

2017-04-12 Thread Yohann Thomas
The email is almost a month late... Guess the moderator needs to be a little more active... Thanks for the wishes anyways Suyash :) On 12 Apr 2017 3:22 p.m., "Suyash Dwivedi" wrote: Wish You all Happy Holi -- *Regards:* *Suyash Dwivedi* U: Suyash.dwivedi

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Wikimedia India elections: How to vote?

2017-04-11 Thread Yohann Thomas
Dear Suyash Actually we have sent postage worth Rs22 which is enough to send it by Registered post. In case you want to send it by Speed post, you can pay the difference amount of Rs8 (cost of Sending by Speed post is Rs30) to the post office while sending. Regards Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Members] Awareness on validation features to the ballot papers for the Wikimedia India elections

2017-04-11 Thread Yohann Thomas
Forwarding from wmin mailing list -- Forwarded message -- From: Abhijeet Safai Date: Mon, Apr 10, 2017 at 10:58 PM Subject: [WMIN-Members] Awareness on validation features to the ballot papers for the Wikimedia India elections To: Wikimedia India

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Members] Wikimedia India elections: How to vote?

2017-04-11 Thread Yohann Thomas
Forwarding from wmin mailing list -- Forwarded message -- From: Abhijeet Safai Date: Mon, Apr 10, 2017 at 11:10 PM Subject: [WMIN-Members] Wikimedia India elections: How to vote? To: Wikimedia India Community list ,

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Members] Rescheduling of Wikimedia India elections to 30th April 2017

2017-04-11 Thread Yohann Thomas
Forwarding from wmin mailing list -- Forwarded message -- From: Abhijeet Safai Date: Mon, Apr 10, 2017 at 10:28 PM Subject: [WMIN-Members] Rescheduling of Wikimedia India elections to 30th April 2017 To: Wikimedia India Community list

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] 9th April 2017 - Second IRC Q session with EC Election Candidates.

2017-04-08 Thread Yohann Thomas
tion. Thanks Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India On 7 Apr 2017 11:26, "Yohann Thomas" <yohan...@gmail.com> wrote: > Dear Member, > > > *Subject: Second IRC for Wikimedia Chapter Executive Committee > Elections-2016* > *Q session with EC Election Candidates.* &g

[Wikimediaindia-l] 9th April 2017 - Second IRC Q session with EC Election Candidates.

2017-04-06 Thread Yohann Thomas
/ Talk:Elections_2016#Questions_for_IRC in advance. These will be taken up first. - Please await confirmation from facilitator before putting up new topics during the IRC. Topics will be taken up one by one to allow everyone to contribute. Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India

[Wikimediaindia-l] Q & A with Candidates of Elections 2016

2017-04-06 Thread Yohann Thomas
all the candidates to answer all the questions posted by the community You can also have a look at the Profiles of all the candidates here http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Elections_2016/Profiles_at_a_glance Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India ___ Wikimediaind

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Members] Notice of convening the 6th Annual General Meeting

2017-04-02 Thread Yohann Thomas
Forwarding the email... -- Forwarded message -- From: Nikhil Kawale Date: Sun, Apr 2, 2017 at 10:09 PM Subject: [WMIN-Members] Notice of convening the 6th Annual General Meeting To: wmin-memb...@googlegroups.com Dear Member, Sub: Notice of convening

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Re: First IRC for Wikimedia Chapter Executive Committee Elections-2016

2017-03-20 Thread Yohann Thomas
Dear Sudhanwaji As mentioned in my original email The link to the IRC is as below: >>> >>> http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Internet_Relay_Chats/March_19,_2017 >>> >>> >>> >> You can find the log here.. on the same link only.. Regards, Yohann ___

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] First IRC for Wikimedia Chapter Executive Committee Elections-2016

2017-03-19 Thread Yohann Thomas
IRC will be starting in 10 minutes. Request all potential candidates & members to join & clear all doubts Regards, Yohann Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Sun, Mar 19, 2017 at 9:12 AM, Yohann Thomas <yohan...@gmail.com> wrote: > Dear Member, > > > > *Subject: Fi

[Wikimediaindia-l] First IRC for Wikimedia Chapter Executive Committee Elections-2016

2017-03-18 Thread Yohann Thomas
/Talk:Elections_2016#Questions_for_IRC in advance. These will be taken up first. - Please await confirmation from facilitator before putting up new topics during the IRC. Topics will be taken up one by one to allow everyone to contribute. Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India

[Wikimediaindia-l] Election Notice for Wikimedia Chapter Executive Committee Elections-2016

2017-03-10 Thread Yohann Thomas
-- Forwarded message -- From: Abhijeet Safai Date: Sat, Mar 11, 2017 at 12:04 AM Subject: [WMIN-Exec 18366] ​ Election Notice for Wikimedia Chapter Executive Committee Elections-2016 To: Wikimedia India Community list

[Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia India AGM

2017-02-09 Thread Yohann Thomas
Annual Activity Report http://wiki.wikimedia.in/File:Wikimedia-India-Annual-Report-2014-15.pdf Regards, Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing

[Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian of the Month - February 2017

2017-02-08 Thread Yohann Thomas
ou can find the full excerpt on the home page of WMIN ( http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Home) If you know any WIkimedian whom you think should be featured, please feel free to nominate them here <http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Featured_Wikimedian/Nominations>. Or if you want yo mail us, please contact me - yohan

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Wikimedia-l] VIDEO: What is Creative Commons?

2017-02-07 Thread Yohann Thomas
Forwarding this from the another mailing list This will be useful for explaining what is creative commons to anyone -- Forwarded message -- From: Victor Grigas Date: Tue, Feb 7, 2017 at 9:52 PM Subject: [Wikimedia-l] VIDEO: What is Creative Commons? To:

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Barkha Datt's comments about the Wikipedia

2017-01-31 Thread Yohann Thomas
Hi Frederick As discussed on the talk page, it has been cleaned.. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk:Barkha_Dutt#Barkha.27s_complaint_about_the_Wikipedia Regards, Yohann Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Tue, Jan 31, 2017 at 2:02 PM, Frederick FN Noronha फ्रेड्रिक नोरोन्या *فريدريك نورونيا

[Wikimediaindia-l] Call for volunteers to be part of Election Committee for Wikimedia India

2017-01-17 Thread Yohann Thomas
lease go through the election rules - http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Election_Rules Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visi

[Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia India Monthly report for November & December

2017-01-16 Thread Yohann Thomas
India core team which comprised of Abhinav Srivastava,Kiran RaviKumar,Karthik Nadar,Naveen Francis,Sanket Oswal,Santosh Shringare and Yohann Thomas show their gratitude to the jury members, the volunteers & the participants who made this successful. Also, the organizers want to thank Wikime

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Final draft of Conflict of Interest policy for Wikimedia India

2017-01-16 Thread Yohann Thomas
parency, is there a system for supporting whistleblowers? > Currently, we are not at that level, where we need a highly specific policy..We feel that as the Organizations matures, the CoI policy can evolve with it.. Regards, Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India > best wishes > Shyamal > http://en.wikipedia.org/w

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Final draft of Conflict of Interest policy for Wikimedia India

2017-01-16 Thread Yohann Thomas
Dear Sudhanwaji Sorry for the delay in reply Wikimedia India is unaffected by the Indian government crackdown on the NGOs. Regarding our FCRA, we had a temporary FCRA license earlier, which had expired. We are currently in process of applying for a new one Regards, Yohann Thomas Yohann Thomas

[Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian of the month-January 2017

2017-01-09 Thread Yohann Thomas
icle (GA) nominations You can find his profile on our page - http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Home Regards Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change ma

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Announcing Ravishankar Ayyakkannu as Manager, Strategic Partnerships - Asia

2016-12-22 Thread Yohann Thomas
Congratulations Ravi on this & All the best for the future endeavours in this role..!! Regards Yohann Thomas On 22 Dec 2016 10:44, "Adele Vrana" <avr...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Dear Wikimedia India community, > > I am thrilled to announce that Ravishankar Ayyak

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Jimmy Wales travelling to India

2016-12-14 Thread Yohann Thomas
Satdeep, Is it Taj hotel Bombay or New Delhi & where was it announced that he was visiting India?? On 14 Dec 2016 6:36 p.m., wrote: Hi Abhinav, There is a meeting with Jimmy at the Taj Mahal Hotel on 17th December 4 PM to 5 PM. Regards Satdeep Gill On Wed, Dec 14,

[Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian of the Month - November 2016

2016-11-06 Thread Yohann Thomas
N (http://wiki. wikimedia.in/Home). If you know any Wikimedian whom you think should be featured , please feel free to nominate them here <http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Featured_Wikimedian/Nominations>. Or if you want to mail us ,please contact me- yohan...@wi

[Wikimediaindia-l] Co-option of Santosh Shringare as EC member to Wikimedia India Chapter

2016-10-23 Thread Yohann Thomas
ated to the chapter, he will be available on the below email. cherishsant...@wikimedia.in Regards Yohann Thomas President Wikimedia India ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing prefere

[Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia India Monthly report for August 2016

2016-09-05 Thread Yohann Thomas
i scheme has also been proposed. The meeting was arranged by Wikimedia India and attended by Katherine Maher along with Wikimedia India EC's (Yohann Thomas, Sanket Oswal, Abhinav Srivastava). Department of Electronics and Information Technology Meeting On 8th August,1 PM, Wikimedians met Mr. Rajiv Ba

[Wikimediaindia-l] Winner of Wiki Loves Earth 2016 in India

2016-08-19 Thread Yohann Thomas
File:Changu_or_Tsomgo_Lake.jpg> Changu or Tsomgo Lake is at located at the east of Sikkim & at a very high altitude by User:Sudhanshu Gupta File:When the big cat turned to my camera!.jpg <https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:When_the_big_cat_turned_to_my_camera!.jpg> Bengal Tiger

[Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia India Monthly report for July 2016

2016-08-17 Thread Yohann Thomas
/article8837920.ece> July 12, 2016 - Spotlight-on-women-scientists < http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/spotlight-on-women-scientists/article8861157.ece Spotlight-on-women-scientists> July 17, 2016 Regards Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India yohan...@wikimedia.in <y

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Exec 17841] Joint Statement from WMIN and A2K regarding WCI 2016

2016-07-06 Thread Yohann Thomas
Hello everyone I have uploaded the document.. You can find the link here - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:JointStatementbyWMINandA2KregardingWCI-2016.pdf Thanks Yohann Thomas Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed, Jul 6, 2016 at 10:30 AM, Adethya Sudarsanan <adethyas...@gmail.

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Wikimedia-l] Affiliate Selected Board Seats - Result

2016-05-10 Thread Yohann Thomas
Forwarding -- Forwarded message -- From: Chris Keating Date: Mon, May 9, 2016 at 7:41 PM Subject: [Wikimedia-l] Affiliate Selected Board Seats - Result To: Wikimedia Mailing List Dear Wikimedians, We are writing to

[Wikimediaindia-l] Featured Wikimedian : April

2016-04-05 Thread Yohann Thomas
want to mail us ,please feel to contact me - yohan...@wikimedia.in , or you can contact Srikar Kashyap here - srikar.kash...@gmail.com Thanks Yohann Thomas ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Setting Up of the Advisory Council at Wikimedia India

2016-03-29 Thread Yohann Thomas
Thnx Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed, Mar 30, 2016 at 10:20 AM, Rajesh Ranjan <rajeshka...@gmail.com> wrote: > On 16 March 2016 at 12:53, Abhinav Srivastava < > abhinav.srivast...@wikimedia.in> wrote: > >> Dear All, >> >> As a step to nurture W

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Setting Up of the Advisory Council at Wikimedia India

2016-03-28 Thread Yohann Thomas
Dhaval, Sripathy & Yann Thanks for Volunteering for the Advisory committee. We will be waiting some more time for more volunteers to come forward & once we have enough on board, we will go ahead & form the committee Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed, Mar 23, 2016 at 2:06

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Members] Featured Wikimedian : March

2016-03-01 Thread Yohann Thomas
1. Please add Username: so we can send Wikilove to such amazing user(s). you can find his username on our Wikimedia India mainpage - http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Home > 2. Please post this with main list. Hidden talents need highlight! > When you say main list, do you mean Wikimedia-I ?? > -- >

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [WMIN-Members] Featured Wikimedian : March

2016-03-01 Thread Yohann Thomas
I am forwarding this since this was not posted in Wikimedia India mailing list -- Forwarded message -- From: "Abhinav srivastava" Date: 1 Mar 2016 10:04 pm Subject: [WMIN-Members] Featured Wikimedian : March To: ,

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Resignation of Noopur Raval from WMIN

2016-02-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
Noopur Raval has mentioned the following reason for her resignation "I have been caught up in other professional duties and the time difference makes it impossible for me to stay up. " Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Mon, Feb 15, 2016 at 5:46 PM, Anivar Aravind <anivar.arav

[Wikimediaindia-l] Resignation of Noopur Raval from WMIN

2016-02-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
Hello one and all, Mrs Noopur Raval who had recently got elected to the Wikimedia India Chapter has resigned from the Executive Committee. WMIN thanks her for all her time & energy which she has committed to the organization & Wishes her all the best for her professional life. Thanks,

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Open letter to the community

2016-01-27 Thread Yohann Thomas
I am forwarding this email since my official wikimedia india email is still getting blocked. -- Forwarded message -- From: Yohann Thomas <yohan...@wikimedia.in> Date: Wed, Jan 27, 2016 at 10:45 PM Subject: Open letter to the community To: Wikimedia Chapter India Google group

[Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia India-New HR Intern

2016-01-26 Thread Yohann Thomas
M Ranchi. Thank you Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l

[Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Wikimedia Announcements] Live a year in four minutes: Watch #Edit2015, Wikimedia’s year-in-review video

2015-12-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
FYI -- Forwarded message -- From: Ed Erhart Date: Wed, Dec 16, 2015 at 5:35 AM Subject: [Wikimedia Announcements] Live a year in four minutes: Watch #Edit2015, Wikimedia’s year-in-review video To: wikimediaannounce-l

[Wikimediaindia-l] Inputs on Conflict of Interest Policy for WMIN

2015-12-06 Thread Yohann Thomas
come all kinds of suggestions to create a policy which will encompass all aspects. Thank you Yohann Thomas Wikimedia India <http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Home> ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe fro

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: [Wikimedia-l] Fw: Just say no to TPP

2015-11-29 Thread Yohann Thomas
In the Wikipedia article, i see India in the Potential Future members in the membership World map picture. But i doubt India will join keeping in mind the Indian Pharmaceutical industry & its focus on Generic drugs. Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Sun, Nov 29, 2015 at 10:23 PM, Vi

[Wikimediaindia-l] Recognition of Punjabi Wikimedians User Group

2015-11-17 Thread Yohann Thomas
Hello one and all The Affiliations Committee has just announced the recognition of Punjabi Wikimedians as a Wikimedia User Group. Congrats & kudos to the Punjabi Community on this achievement Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com -- Forwarded message -- From: Carlos M. Colina

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki loves expensive expeditions (Was: Re: Chapter public communication requirements)

2015-09-07 Thread Yohann Thomas
our fruitful discussions on the grant page. Thanks, Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com PS - FYI Eastern Ghats Highest point is Arma Konda *1680 m/5512 ft* & Garhwal Himalayas Highest point is Kalindi Khal pass *5968 mts /19578 ft * ___ Wikimedi

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki loves expensive expeditions (Was: Re: Chapter public communication requirements)

2015-09-04 Thread Yohann Thomas
when you join, you can start discussions on which projects WMIN should endorse !! Thanks Yohann Thomas Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Fri, Aug 28, 2015 at 6:03 PM, Shyamal Lakshminarayanan < lshya...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thanks Yohann for explaining the accepted mode of function

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Chapter public communication requirements

2015-08-28 Thread Yohann Thomas
the bangla community members of both India Bangladesh If the chapter members feel that the EC has taken a decision in haste , the members are welcome to discuss this in our WMIN mailing list. Regards Yohann Thomas Executive Committee Member Wikimedia India PS Shyamal, I strongly suggest that you

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Asking for endorsement for “Wikipedia Treks Kalindi Khal”

2015-08-19 Thread Yohann Thomas
Hi Ashwin From what I see on the grant page, the amount requested is around 1.4 lakhs, which is about 33% of the total cost. Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed, Aug 19, 2015 at 11:42 AM, Ashwin Baindur ashwin.bain...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, I've been on a mountaneering expedition myself

[Wikimediaindia-l] Honorable mentions by Jimmy Wales In WIkimania Mexico 2015

2015-07-23 Thread Yohann Thomas
Satdeep for all his Hard work dedication to the cause leading to the recognition of it on the Global stage!! Kudos!! Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list

[Wikimediaindia-l] Community voting is on for WIki loves Food

2015-07-22 Thread Yohann Thomas
of this wonderful competition which celebrates the beauty diversity of Indian Cuisine. Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Press] Times of India : 'The vandals of Wiki'

2015-07-06 Thread Yohann Thomas
This Article also appeared on the TOI Hyderabad edition on the 5th of July Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Mon, Jul 6, 2015 at 1:42 PM, CherianTinu Abraham tinucher...@gmail.com wrote: *Times of India : 'The vandals of Wiki'* http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/The-vandals-of-Wiki

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Controversy / Press] : Wikipedia entries on Nehru family edited from NIC IP

2015-07-03 Thread Yohann Thomas
This issue has also been covered by the latest signpost edition dated 1st July 2015 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Signpost/Single/2015-07-01#In_the_media Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Thu, Jul 2, 2015 at 1:12 PM, Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com wrote: I saw in one

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Controversy / Press] : Wikipedia entries on Nehru family edited from NIC IP

2015-07-02 Thread Yohann Thomas
I saw in one article where the media appreciated the quick reverting of those malicious edits by the Wikipedia community!! Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Thu, Jul 2, 2015 at 12:16 PM, CherianTinu Abraham tinucher...@gmail.com wrote: There is a current controversy in which Wikipedia

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] A certain Jayantilal Kothari on this list

2015-04-18 Thread Yohann Thomas
@lists.wikimedia.org javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org'); To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l -- Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Announcing Phase 1 of Wiki Loves Food

2015-04-17 Thread Yohann Thomas
/Commons:Wiki_Loves_Food/Community_Nominations besides these 50 participants.* I don't see it written anywhere that is it a Invite only?? Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 10:22 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan rsrikant...@gmail.com wrote: My only question is Why are such high value prizes

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Announcing Phase 1 of Wiki Loves Food

2015-04-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
or , as an enticement. The main aim of the new EC is to restore WMIN to its glory days spearhead the movement in India. Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 8:45 AM, sankarshan foss.mailingli...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 2:49 AM, Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com wrote: You

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Announcing Phase 1 of Wiki Loves Food

2015-04-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
Hi Karthik The planning of the competition in Phase 2 constantly will evolve as the pilot project proceeds. Phase 1 will be a constant learning for all the volunteers as it proceeds. I don't see any harm when the main contest starts as the pilot ends. Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Announcing Phase 1 of Wiki Loves Food

2015-04-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
. Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 9:29 AM, Ashwin Baindur ashwin.bain...@gmail.com wrote: Really, token prices can be understood, but in thousands of Rs? The money can be spent on better things imho. On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 8:45 AM, sankarshan foss.mailingli...@gmail.com

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Announcing Phase 1 of Wiki Loves Food

2015-04-15 Thread Yohann Thomas
Hi Sankarshan I would stick to the original statement of the text. It is not an improper usage. Thanks :) !! Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 9:45 PM, sankarshan foss.mailingli...@gmail.com wrote: On Wed, Apr 15, 2015 at 9:37 PM, Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com wrote

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Call for Volunteers for the Pilot Project Wiki Loves Food

2015-04-07 Thread Yohann Thomas
, we have a phase 2, which is for the larger audience other non-wikipedian. When you are forwarding details to other agencies, we can highlight Phase 2 of WLF!! Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Tue, Apr 7, 2015 at 5:21 PM, Sudhanwa Jogalekar sudhanwa@gmail.com wrote: Dear Yohann, My

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Call for Volunteers for the Pilot Project Wiki Loves Food

2015-04-02 Thread Yohann Thomas
Hi Suma Thanks for your interest!! Please feel free to sign up here https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Wiki_Loves_Food Thanks Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Fri, Apr 3, 2015 at 12:16 AM, Suma K Addoor sumaadd...@gmail.com wrote: I would be interested to volunteer as well

[Wikimediaindia-l] Call for Volunteers for the Pilot Project Wiki Loves Food

2015-04-01 Thread Yohann Thomas
information related to the competition. Thank you Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman

[Wikimediaindia-l] A Joint statement on collaboration between WMIN and CIS-A2K

2015-03-05 Thread Yohann Thomas
will also inform when new activities are planned. We kindly request the community to extend their support for these initiatives. Thanks. Released on behalf of Wikimedia India and CIS-A2K. -- Regards, Yohann Thomas Executive Committee Member Wikimedia India

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Train-the-Trainer Programme - 2015 (Announcement)

2015-01-14 Thread Yohann Thomas
+1 Srikanth Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Wed, Jan 14, 2015 at 8:10 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan rsrikant...@gmail.com wrote: Vishnu, I'm very glad to hear of this years edition of the TTT Program. Will it be centered around Bangalore again or are there any plans to take it to other

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Formation of Advisory Committee Board

2015-01-12 Thread Yohann Thomas
to be more interactive with the Community. Yohann Thomas yohan...@gmail.com On Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 1:25 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan rsrikant...@gmail.com wrote: Please check thru the minutes of board meetings and EC list archives over the last two years. The Advisory Board plan was thought

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