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Wikinews Thai[edit]

How do you open wikinews??? Pitpisit (talk) 09:26, 9 January 2016 (UTC)

@Pitpisit:Hello there! For a Wikiproject to be started, you need to request it at meta.wikimedia.org. But if you are asking about Thai Wikinews, it already exists at th.wikinews.org that was closed
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Meta has a page about this at:
Proposals for closing projects/Closure of Thai Wikinews


So now, it is under incubator stage. If editors keep on contributing to it at incubator, and bring it up to date, another request can be made to bring out of incubator again.
14.139.242.195 (talk) 14:00, 9 January 2016 (UTC)
Also, the specific procedure for a new language of a sister project is at Meta:Language proposal policy. I'm not exactly sure how it's different if the language project used to be open and was closed; usually, the old project doesn't exist and if someone goes there they are redirected to the incubator. Perhaps you could ask a member of the language committee for advice, such as User:MF-Warburg. --Pi zero (talk) 12:59, 9 January 2016 (UTC)

@Wintereu: that was me. To access Bleach Reporter, I need a VPN. This was u:acagastya, and it is college IP.
14.139.242.195 (talk) 14:00, 9 January 2016 (UTC)

I will open wikinews by present project [1] But I dont have Language committee/Status/wn/th I cannot create them When will open? /When will verification and final decision? Pitpisit (talk) 22:03, 9 January 2016 (UTC)

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why most news here about sport?, where is another news? --FPP (talk) 17:41, 7 February 2016 (UTC)

@FPP: Just recently, the articles submitted to us have been mostly sports articles. We review for publication what our writers choose to submit. --Pi zero (talk) 17:53, 7 February 2016 (UTC)
Hey there! Your question is absolutely correct and having sports news in a greater number is not correct, but it is because of me. I am a football fan and write about football. Being a tennis lover as well, I tried to cover some of the Aus Open events. I do write other news, but not regularly. I wrote about Alan Rickman dies at 69 due to cancer. After all, since anyone can contribute here, one chooses something of his or her own interest.
Agastya Chandrakant ⚽️ 🏆 🎾 🎬 🎤 📰 19:50, 7 February 2016 (UTC)

Unprotect/delete copyright violation for Brussels bombing[edit]

Commons file File:Atentado terrorista en el Aeropuerto de Bruselas (Bélgica).jpg is a copyright violation from https://www.tagesschau.de/multimedia/bilder/bruessel-233~_v-videowebl.jpg via https://www.tagesschau.de/multimedia/bilder/bruessel-235.html but can't be tagged for speedy by a normal user because it's cascade-protected from Main Page here on Wikinews. --Closeapple (talk) 15:41, 22 March 2016 (UTC)

Deleted from Commons. It still needs to be removed from Main Page. --Closeapple (talk) 15:53, 22 March 2016 (UTC)
All taken care of now. --Pi zero (talk) 17:40, 22 March 2016 (UTC)