On February 1, Myanmar's military overthrew the government and declared a year-long state of emergency hours before the newly-elected Parliament was due to convene.
Wikipedia has introduced a first-of-its-kind Universal Code of Conduct that expands on the project's existing policies to create a global set of community standards for addressing negative behaviour and harassment on the site.
The government has asked Wikipedia to remove a link from its platform that has shown an incorrect map of Jammu and Kashmir, according to sources. The Ministry of Electronics and IT has issued an order under Section 69A of the IT Act, 2000 directing Wikipedia to remove the link, they added.
On Sunday, Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk asked his Twitter followers to trash him on Wikipedia. He tweeted, "Please trash me on Wikipedia, I'm begging you" While Twitterati was surprised by the weird request, they did take him up on it and wrote all sorts of things on his page.
Wikipedia's SWASTHA subsidiary has introduced a mental health awareness campaign. Read on to know more about it
Wikipedia, much like various tech companies, aims to curb the spread of the Coronavirus fake news
TikTok, Wikipedia and more can face issues with the new Indian Data Protection Bill. Read on to know why
Is Wikipedia going to impose a paywall? Will the users have to pay to access Wikipedia? All these apprehensions have cropped up after Wikipedia sought donations from Indian readers to "defend independence."
According to the Wikipedia page, Imran Khan has five pet dogs - Sheru, Sherni, Moti, Pidu and Maximus.
China plans to launch its own online encyclopaedia next year, hoping to build a "cultural Great Wall" that can rival Wikipedia as a go-to information source for Chinese Internet users who Beijing fears are being corrupted by foreign influences.
In what should come as a shot in the arm for ancient Indian languages struggling to keep up with changing times, Wikipedia has gone live in Tulu, with around 1,000 articles. The development comes eight
San Francisco: Wikipedia is getting another source of cash for its 15th birthday, expanding beyond fundraising drives that have already poured $250 million into the Internet's leading encyclopedia. The additional money will come from a
New Delhi: The edits on the Wikipedia page of country's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and his forefathers on June 26 that said his grandfather Gangadhar Nehru was a Muslim, originated from a government of
Mumbai: E-commerce major Flipkart has been ranked second among top book sellers of the world, according to a survey. Flipkart is the only Indian brand to be ranked among the top five, says the survey report
Sao Paulo: An individual with access to the internet server in Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's office altered the profiles of two journalists on Wikipedia, O Globo newspaper has said.According to the newspaper, IP 18.104.22.168, an
New York: A selfie taken by a black macaque on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi three years back has become a tug of war between Wikipedia and the photographer who claims he is the owner
New Delhi: A 24-year-old geography major is the first Wikipedian-in-residence at the University of California, Berkeley.The school announced recently that it had hired Kevin Gorman to advise students and professors on the complex task of
New Delhi, Nov 11: Wikipedia, the world's largest online encyclopedia, has launched a new project enabling registered users to post videos, according to the portal's press service."A new video player has been enabled on Wikipedia
Moscow, Nov 10: Wikipedia, the world's largest online encyclopedia, has launched a new project enabling registered users to post videos, according to the portal's press service."A new video player has been enabled on Wikipedia and