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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

Teleperformance USA Receives White House Recognition for Ohio Job Creation
Salt Lake City, UT, December 06, 2013 --( 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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Journalist murdered in Honduras
Tegucigalpa, Aug 16 (IANS/EFE) A broadcast journalist has been murdered in Honduras, becoming the seventh journalist to be slain in the Central American country this year, a police source said. | by IANS
Russia launches probe into journalist's abduction in Ukraine
Moscow, Aug 12 (IANS/ITAR -TASS) The Russian Investigative Committee Tuesday launched an investigation into the alleged abduction of a journalist in eastern Ukraine. | by IANS
Discovery of four unknown manuscripts shed light on "Don Quixote" author
Seville (Spain), Aug 12 (IANS/EFE) Investigators have discovered four unknown documents which shed light on the life of Miguel de Cervantes, the famed author of "Don Quixote of La Mancha". | by IANS

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