These stats are most heartening. Congratulations!
Bishakha

On Sun, Mar 16, 2014 at 1:58 AM, Netha Hussain <nethahuss...@gmail.com>wrote:

> Dear all,
>
>  The edit counter tool for Women's History Month has been updated with the
> list of participants and number of edits. Please have a look here:
> http://wikiwomen.in/
>
> If you have any comments or suggestions, please write to 
> Jeph<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Jeph_paul>,
> Harsh <https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/User:Harsh4101991> or 
> Aarti<https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/User:Rtdwivedi>
> .
>
>
> On Sat, Mar 15, 2014 at 12:14 PM, Abhijeet Safai <abhijeet.sa...@gmail.com
> > wrote:
>
>> I gave some incorrect information by mistake in previous mail.
>> Because of her work the term which has appeared in medical literature is
>> - "Women's Health".
>> Thanks.
>>
>> --
>> Abhijeet Safai
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Mar 15, 2014 at 11:47 AM, Abhijeet Safai <
>> abhijeet.sa...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Yes I know.
>>> But I feel that this is an opportunity to contribute more about her in
>>> the article.
>>>
>>> Her work is one of the great works where policies of WHO and other
>>> organizations have changed. The word 'mother and child health' appeared
>>> because of her in the medical literature which was only 'reproductive
>>> health' previously! She in a way shown as how the fields like medicine are
>>> also men dominated and how and when medicine thinks about women - only in
>>> terms of reproductive health! She is a feminist and says it with lot of
>>> pride. Her paper about reproductive tract infections is also a landmark
>>> paper and it has given a new dimension to the subject. In her paper on
>>> white discharge she mentions that nearly 90% women face these issues which
>>> was unknown to medicine till publication of her paper!
>>>
>>> She has received awards by the hands of president of India.
>>>
>>> Thanks.
>>>
>>> --
>>> Abhijeet Safai
>>>
>>>
>>> On Sat, Mar 15, 2014 at 11:11 AM, Parul <sri.pa...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> That's a good call out!
>>>> Please feel free to add her name.
>>>> There is a Wikipedia page -
>>>> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abhay_and_Rani_Bang that talks about her
>>>> work. But we could have a page exclusively for her.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks!
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Sat, Mar 15, 2014 at 10:53 AM, Abhijeet Safai <
>>>> abhijeet.sa...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Just a suggestion.
>>>>> Dr. Rani Bang is a great scientist who has received several awards of
>>>>> national and international level.
>>>>> Her name also can be added in the list.
>>>>> Thanks.
>>>>>
>>>>> --
>>>>> Abhijeet Safai
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On Sat, Mar 15, 2014 at 3:42 AM, jeph <jephp...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi All,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> We have created a page at http://wikiwomen.in/ which lists all the
>>>>>> articles that are are being created and edited during the course of the
>>>>>> edit a thon. Any article added to the category
>>>>>> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Articles_created_or_expanded_during_Women%27s_History_Month_%28India%29_-_2014,
>>>>>> will be tracked by the page. It gives the live stats on the number of 
>>>>>> edits.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Jeph
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Sat, Mar 15, 2014 at 12:36 AM, Abhijeet Safai <
>>>>>> abhijeet.sa...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Great!
>>>>>>> On Mar 14, 2014 11:00 PM, "Parul" <sri.pa...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>  Dear all,
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> India has a lot of successful women scientists who have made a mark
>>>>>>>> in their respective fields. However, it is unfortunate that these women
>>>>>>>> still do not have an existence on Wikipedia. Read this blog 
>>>>>>>> post<https://blog.wikimedia.org/2014/03/13/celebrating-womens-day-the-wiki-way/>to
>>>>>>>>   know a little more.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> We are organizing a Women 
>>>>>>>> Scientists<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/International_Women%27s_Day,_India_(2014)>edit-a-thon
>>>>>>>>  tomorrow and day after. Join us by editing as many articles as
>>>>>>>> possible during these the two days. Apart from creating articles, you 
>>>>>>>> could
>>>>>>>> also help us by correcting or expanding existing ones. Adding names to 
>>>>>>>> the
>>>>>>>> existing list of scientists would go a long way too.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Find more details about the event 
>>>>>>>> here<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/International_Women%27s_Day,_India_(2014)>.
>>>>>>>> Please add your name as a participant and feel free to start editing 
>>>>>>>> over a
>>>>>>>> cup of coffee :-)
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> There is an opt 
>>>>>>>> in<https://docs.google.com/forms/d/17_YMl1bLV0ove3Dsn-LhNQkNNiszWpUag0Ko01tm_kI/viewform>we
>>>>>>>>  would like you to fill up so that we can understand editor
>>>>>>>> behavior better. Please fill up this form if you are participating
>>>>>>>> in the edit-a-thon.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>  In case you have questions, do write to 
>>>>>>>> Netha<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_talk:Netha_Hussain>,
>>>>>>>> Parul <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_talk:ParulThakur> or 
>>>>>>>> Jeph<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_talk:Jeph_paul>
>>>>>>>> !
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>  Thanks!
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Parul
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> http://in.linkedin.com/in/parulthakur
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> http://happinessandfood.wordpress.com/
>>>>>>>>
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