Wikipedia on massive drive to increase Tamil content

Wikipedia, the free encyclopaedia is on a massive drive to increase the content of Tamil on its site.

Sep 09, 2015, 00:34 AM IST

India, China release first encyclopedia of cultural contacts

India and China today released the first encyclopedia on their age-old cultural contacts, tracing back their history to over 2,000 years, starting from the visit of Chinese scholar Huen Tsang to India in the 7th century to bring Buddhist scriptures to China.

Jun 30, 2014, 12:28 PM IST

President releases first Encyclopedia on Hinduism

The basic tenet of Hinduism is happiness, health and enlightenment for everyone, and suffering, pain and agony for none, President Pranab Mukherjee said as he received the first copy of the Encyclopedia of Hinduism today.

Jun 23, 2014, 17:31 PM IST

President receives copy of encyclopedia of Hindusim

President Pranab Mukherjee received a copy of the Encyclopedia of Hinduism today at a function here at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Auditorium.

Jun 23, 2014, 16:23 PM IST

Wikipedia abandons efforts to combat hidden online `porn`

Wikimedia Foundation co-founder Jimmy Wales deleted a thousand images deemed inappropriate for children in April 2010, but the `wiki community` just restored 900 of them.

Sep 18, 2013, 19:05 PM IST

Wikipedia gets $20 mn in annual fundraising drive

Wikipedia has raised $20 mn in its annual plea for donations to help expand and improve the Internet`s leading encyclopedia.

Jan 04, 2012, 10:14 AM IST

Bhansali is encyclopedia of music, says Shreya Ghoshal

Noted playback singer Shreya Ghoshal says that filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali is an encyclopedia of music.

May 29, 2011, 11:49 AM IST

`Encyclopedia of Life` grows

An online encyclopaedia aiming to describe every type of animal and plant on the planet has reached 170,000 entries and is helping research into ageing, climate change and even the spread of insect pests.

Aug 24, 2009, 13:35 PM IST