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Seminar on Python and Free Software for Mathematics

http://pramode.net

"...Department of Mathematics C.K.G.M. College, Perambra is conducting a state level seminar on 17th and 18th sep 2009. The aim of the seminar is to underline the importance of Python and other free software in Mathematics Education..."

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Software Freedom Day 2009 @ Cochin

http://hackingwithdebian.blogspot.com

"Its time to celebrate the Software Freedom. The Software Freedom Day is on September 19th. I am also participating in the SFD2009 @ Kochi events. The event will be conducted at Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kalamasserry, Cochin on 17th September. Its a one day program..."

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India to Create New Chip: Guess Which OS it's Using?

http://www.computerworlduk.com

The Indian government will reportedly bring together top engineers to design what is tentatively being called the "India microprocessor."

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Microsoft Shares Destiny with Partners That Promote Its Agenda

http://boycottnovell.com

Infosys helps Microsoft fight against the interests of the Indian people, but both companies are suffering together from an unstoppable power shift (from colonisation to freedom and independence)

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India Does What the United States Can't

http://penguinpetes.com

Here, would everybody like some positive Linux news for a change? The Indian government launches the FOSSEducation initiative. The details are there in the link, but I'd just like to point out a few phrases in the article which, as an American, just taste good to say out loud for a change.

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Sun's Schwartz sees open sauce with everything

http://www.theinquirer.net

SUN SUPREMO Jonathan Schwartz has been telling the Times of India that open sauce is booming.

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Indian Government takes a lead in getting FOSS in Education

http://lizards.opensuse.org

Open Source is getting bigger by the day in India. Success stories such as Tamil Nadu going completely open source, NRCFOSS and CDAC launching Debian based BOSS Linux distribution tailored for India in many Indian languages and the recent steps by Gujarat State Education Board(GSEB) to give 50% weightage to Open Source and Linux in Computer subject across all streams (Science, Commerce and Arts).

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Microsoft’s Latest Netbooks Collusion and Attack on Spanish and Australian Education

http://boycottnovell.com

More collusion to exclude GNU/Linux and more pressure to impose Windows+DRM on innocent schoolchildren

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Gnu tools and Linux Kernel workshop- Day2

http://ideasareimmortal.blogspot.com

"After a good start on Saturday, the second day of the session continued with the same momentum... We started off with the Free Software Philosophy by an inspiring FSMK volunteer....

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Launch of Free Software Movement - Karnataka

http://fsmk.org

"We, the Free Software Movement Team having been consistently working to build the Free Software Movement in Karnataka, have decided to consolidate our efforts by forming an organisation.

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Patents Roundup: Attack on Science, Lobby for Software Patents in EU and India, More Rebellion

http://boycottnovell.com

Scientists are repressed further by lawyers, so there are new calls to fight back and restore freedom of thought

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Say ‘No’ to software patents

http://www.enewslatest.com

"The Indian government is thinking about introducing software patents in the country. But software patents are bad for everyone except large software companies, says V Sasi Kumar..."

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Press Release — Free Software Foundation of India

http://www.gnu.org.in

"With the elections to the Parliament nearing, the main political parties in the country have started announcing their manifestos. It is heartening to see that the CPI(M) and BJP have included references to Free Software (FS) in their manifestos. CPI(M) has generally been supportive of Free Software and has helped in the campaign against software patents.

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ODF Alliance Rectifies Things: Triumph of ODF in Kerala Attributed to Free Software Supporters

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A LITTLE INCIDENT which was mentioned at the end of March has ended more peacefully. Anivar explains why...

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India Moves to Free Software, So Microsoft Fights Back with Gentle Bribes and Partners

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Political parties in the country embrace FOSS, but Microsoft carries on with EDGI, gifts, and dumping of software

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