Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Drugs

2011-11-22 Thread RadhaKrishna Arvapally
Yes Subhashish, It is not legal they using wikipedia logo (They are also using wikimedia projects style of domain name). -RK On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 11:02 AM, Subhashish Panigrahi psubhash...@gmail.com wrote: It is not a WMF project, and it's a copyrighted site also. Subha On 22

[Wikimediaindia-l] Media Issue

2011-11-22 Thread Debanjan Bandyopadhyay
Hey all, Check out, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qquzVg4iido. Wait towards the end and you'll have some news about how a call center employee in Scotland and how he claimed to be a War hero. They mentioned nothing of WP:NOTEhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Noteor of our stringent

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Drugs

2011-11-22 Thread Abhilash
This is something worth exploring. The en.wikipedia do give details, but only on the basis of the scientific names. The brand specific names are not listed much, unless they are very famous. Having said that trying to capture the full list of drugs from manufacturers could be a very tedious

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-BD] Geographical distribution of Indian Wikipedians

2011-11-22 Thread Béria Lima
Why not use a map like the ones in http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikip%C3%A9dia:CW , http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikip%C3%A9dia:Cartografia_dos_Wikipedistas/Brasiland http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikip%C3%A9dia:Cartografia_dos_Wikipedistas/Portugal? There are a similar map to India here:

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Drugs

2011-11-22 Thread Arjuna Rao Chavala
On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 3:58 PM, RadhaKrishna Arvapally radhakrishna.arvapa...@gmail.com wrote: Yes Subhashish, It is not legal they using wikipedia logo (They are also using wikimedia projects style of domain name). RK: Can you send a email to legal...@wikimedia.org about the above issue.

[Wikimediaindia-l] FW: Blatant misinformation and vandalism of India articles on Wikipedia

2011-11-22 Thread Pradeep Mohandas
hi, I got this email from a user. I have pointed him/her to the mailing list and am sharing it here. warm regards, Pradeep User:Prad2609 -- Forwarded message -- From: Frankly Idontcare idontcarefran...@yahoo.com Date: 22 November 2011 18:50 Subject: Blatant misinformation

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Drugs

2011-11-22 Thread vijayakumar blathur
i am working as pharmacist in kerala govt service for the last 20 years..i think we can do a lot in this subject On 22 November 2011 19:35, Arjuna Rao Chavala arjunar...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 3:58 PM, RadhaKrishna Arvapally radhakrishna.arvapa...@gmail.com

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Drugs

2011-11-22 Thread RadhaKrishna Arvapally
As a user of drug, I only know drugs by commercial name (say calpol). But may not know if you tell about paracetamal. If doctor refers calpol, I would come to wiki project and search for calpol to understand what my doctor prescribed about. -RK On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 4:58 PM, Abhilash

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] FW: Blatant misinformation and vandalism of India articles on Wikipedia

2011-11-22 Thread Srikanth Lakshmanan
On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 22:07, Pradeep Mohandas pradeep.mohan...@hotmail.com wrote: hi, I got this email from a user. I have pointed him/her to the mailing list and am sharing it here. I seriously dont think this mailing list is a venue for content debates. if a user has content debates,

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Drugs

2011-11-22 Thread Abhilash
Hello RK Agreed However, if its not very famous or if the brandname (eg here calpol or fepanil etc) is being used to identify a generic drug by the general public, capturing the list of names out there in the market would be pretty difficult. We can probably include all those possible and

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] FW: Blatant misinformation and vandalism of India articles on Wikipedia

2011-11-22 Thread Ashwin Baindur
Correction for WikiConference wars read WikiConference sessions. As you can see from my edit history, I was heavily involved in editting Indo-Pak wars a little while ago and the word slipped out. Let me confirm there were no wars in the WikiConference. Warm regards, Ashwin Baindur

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] FW: Blatant misinformation and vandalism of India articles on Wikipedia

2011-11-22 Thread Srikanth Lakshmanan
On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 22:25, Ashwin Baindur ashwin.bain...@gmail.comwrote: Correction for WikiConference wars read WikiConference sessions. As you can see from my edit history, I was heavily involved in editting Indo-Pak wars a little while ago and the word slipped out. Let me confirm there

[Wikimediaindia-l] Upload the presentations

2011-11-22 Thread Ramesh N G
hi All those who presented during WCI 2011, please upload their presentations to the below category in commons, Category:WikiConference India 2011 Presentations http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:WikiConference_India_2011_Presentations ___

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] FW: Blatant misinformation and vandalism of India articles on Wikipedia

2011-11-22 Thread Ashwin Baindur
My edits are NPOV and open to inspection. I donot edit war. Warm regards, Ashwin Baindur -- On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 10:35 PM, Srikanth Lakshmanan srik@gmail.comwrote: On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 22:25, Ashwin Baindur

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] FW: Blatant misinformation and vandalism of India articles on Wikipedia

2011-11-22 Thread Pradeep Mohandas
hi, Thank you for the timely response. I have not pointed the user to this mailing list yet and have used your text to reply to him. Working on space and astronomy articles, I have been in calm waters (notice the maritime influence) thus far and am not really geared towards addressing such

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Upload the presentations

2011-11-22 Thread Subhashish Panigrahi
Done :) On 22 November 2011 22:45, Ramesh N G rames...@gmail.com wrote: hi All those who presented during WCI 2011, please upload their presentations to the below category in commons, Category:WikiConference India 2011 Presentations

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Upload the presentations

2011-11-22 Thread Jayanta Nath
Done! With Warm Regards, *Jayanta Nath* Calcutta,West Bengal ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Did you know?

2011-11-22 Thread Pradeep Mohandas
hi, Great to hear Srikanth! Also notice that it sends you to the mobile interface at Wikipedia. Thoughtful! warm regards, Pradeep Mohandas From: srik@gmail.com Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2011 21:07:13 +0530 To: wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Subject: [Wikimediaindia-l] Did you know? *

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Upload the presentations

2011-11-22 Thread Ashwin Baindur
My presentation on the State of WikiProject India on English Wikipedia has been uploaded to Commons. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:State_of_Indic_Wikipedia_presentations_2011 Warm regards, Ashwin Baindur -- On Tue, Nov 22, 2011

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-BD] Geographical distribution of Indian Wikipedians

2011-11-22 Thread Debanjan Bandyopadhyay
Jayanta, Currently, I am studying in Pune but keep coming back to Kolkata during the holidays. I had a chat with you in the conference, so where exactly do I add my name here?? Currently, I've added it in Maharashtra, but should I also add it in West Bengal, as I want to help conduct Academies in

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-BD] Geographical distribution of Indian Wikipedians

2011-11-22 Thread ansuman
Hello Debanjan, Yes, you can add your name. Even if you are in Pune, you can help coordinating things for Kolkata events. :) On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 1:42 AM, Debanjan Bandyopadhyay debast...@gmail.com wrote: Jayanta, Currently, I am studying in Pune but keep coming back to Kolkata during

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-BD] Geographical distribution of Indian Wikipedians

2011-11-22 Thread mayur
Thanks Beria for sharing such informative links.We shall update that in Hindi Wikipedia. User:Mayur On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 7:02 PM, Béria Lima berial...@gmail.com wrote: Why not use a map like the ones in http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikip%C3%A9dia:CW ,

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Upload the presentations

2011-11-22 Thread Shiju Alex
Dear All, All the presentations from the *State of Wikimedia Communities of India* session are merged (including the below presentation by the English wiki community of India) and the combined PDF is uploaded to Commons. It is available here :

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Drugs

2011-11-22 Thread RadhaKrishna Arvapally
We have doctors in every village, town,city. If they can start contributing 1 hour a month, thsi should be pretty easy to do. I agree with you. as you said, we can say calpol contains paracitamal. and xyz. and we can write a big article on paracitamal and the other xyz. -RK On Tue, Nov 22,

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Upload the presentations

2011-11-22 Thread Shivansh Srivastava
Done..!! My presentation on *Improving the Wiki UI using AJAX jQuery* is available at : http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Improving_the_Wiki_User_Interface_using_AJAX_%26_jQuery.pdf Regards, On 23 November 2011 10:11, Shiju Alex shijualexonl...@gmail.com wrote: Dear All, All the

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki Drugs

2011-11-22 Thread Bishakha Datta
On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 7:35 PM, Arjuna Rao Chavala arjunar...@gmail.comwrote: On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 3:58 PM, RadhaKrishna Arvapally radhakrishna.arvapa...@gmail.com wrote: Yes Subhashish, It is not legal they using wikipedia logo (They are also using wikimedia projects style of

[Wikimediaindia-l] Jimmy Wales Keynote -- Community Building the Wiki Way in India

2011-11-22 Thread Srikanth Lakshmanan
Hi All, I have uploaded Jimmy wales presentation at [0]. His talk is available on Youtube courtesy Star Mahja below. [0] http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jimmy_Wales_Wikiconference_India_2011.pdf [1] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e-22NmcTXJI [2] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z0RDuV9Vy28

[Wikimediaindia-l] Upload your photos from WCI 2011 to Commons

2011-11-22 Thread wheredevelsdare
Dear All, Requesting everyone who took photos during WCI 2011 in Mumbai over the weekend, please upload them to the below category on Wikipedia Commons, Category:WikiConference India 2011 http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:WikiConference_India_2011 Thanks!