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Indian American actor Kal Penn on Obama's arts panel

Source: Ad Balla | Nov 19 2013, 10:04am CST | by IANS

Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) President Barack Obama has nominated popular Indian-American actor Kal Penn of "The Namesake" fame to his Committee on the Arts and Humanities.
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Teleperformance USA Receives White House Recognition for Ohio Job Creation

Source: Ad Balla | Dec 6 2013, 8:58am CST | by PR.com

Teleperformance USA Receives White House Recognition for Ohio Job Creation
Salt Lake City, UT, December 06, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Teleperformance, the global leader in outsourced multichannel...
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Malala, Malia Obama among Time's 16 most influential teens

Source: Ad Balla | Nov 13 2013, 9:02am CST | by IANS

New York, Nov 13 (IANS) Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai and the elder daughter of US President Barack Obama, Malia, are on Time magazine's list of 16 most influential teens of 2013 .
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US reporter requests privacy after release
Washington, Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) The US journalist, who was freed this week by the miltants in Syria after two years in captivity, Wednesday thanked everyone for their efforts to secure his release and asked for privacy to be with his family. | by IANS
 
James Foley in last message: 'Granny, please take your medicine...'
Washington, Aug 26 (IANS/EFE) American journalist James Foley had sent a personal message to his family through a fellow hostage who was freed just days before the reporter was decapitated by Islamic State (IS) jihadis in Syria. | by IANS
 
Too much make-up not good for youngsters: Expert
Los Angeles, Aug 26 (IANS) Parents are being urged to ensure that their children aren't using too much make-up particularly if they're young as it can lead to major skin problems, says an expert. | by IANS
 
 
 

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Abe glad Modi visited Kyoto
Kyoto, Aug 31 (IANS) Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Sunday said he was happy his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi toured the country's ancient capital Kyoto. "I am very glad that Modi enjoyed the cultural heritage of...
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Modi leaves for Tokyo
Kyoto, Aug 31 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi departed for Tokyo Sunday evening, on the second day of his five-day visit to Japan. "Goodbye Kyoto," the external affairs ministry spokesman tweeted, as Modi...
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For DINK couples, outsourcing parenthood is cool
New York, Aug 31 (IANS) For double-income-no-kid (DINK) couples, raising a child is the most difficult part. For them, creches and day-care centres in the marketplace are no less than playing the role of real parents...
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Philippines seeking defence ties with India after China's moves
Manila, Aug 31 (IANS) Worried over increasingly aggressive moves of China to stake claim on disputed reefs in the South China Sea, the Philippines is looking at establishing defence cooperation with allies, including...
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Ancient metal workers were not treated as slaves
London, Aug 31 (IANS) Ancient metal workers were highly regarded for their skills and were not treated as slaves as popular narratives suggest, says a study. In the course of ongoing excavations at Timna Valley in...
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World Cup is all that matters, not rankings: Clarke
Melbourne, Aug 31 (IANS) Australia cricket captain Michael Clarke feels all that matters is winning the World Cup and not the rankings. Australia are currently the No.1 ranked ODI team followed by India and South...
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Kim's daughter to follow her beauty ritual soon?
Los Angeles, Aug 31 (IANS) It seems like reality TV star Kim Kardashian's 14-month-old daughter North will take after her mother when it comes to maintaining a strict beauty routine as the little one already likes...
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Britney Spears' ex banned from contacting her?
Los Angeles, Aug 31 (IANS) Britney Spears' ex-boyfriend David Lucado wants to have one last conversation with the singer, but her team, led by father Jamie Spears, is reportedly blocking him from contacting her....
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Five new monkey species discovered
London, Aug 31 (IANS) Conservationists have discovered five new monkey species in South America that have, since, been added to the animal record books. The five new species were found in locations in Brazil, Peru and...
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Soon batteries to run on sugar
New York, Aug 31 (IANS) In a breakthrough to develop long-lasting batteries for smartphones and other gadgets, scientists have successfully created a sugar biobattery that completely converts the chemical energy in...
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