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Krishnadev Calamur

Krishnadev Calamur appears in the following:

India Bans Film About Infamous 2012 Gang Rape

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

The government also says it will investigate how the makers of India's Daughter got permission to interview one of the men convicted of the brutal rape and killing of a 23-year-old woman in New Delhi.

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Senate Fails To Override Obama's Veto On Keystone XL Pipeline

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

The final vote was 62-37, which falls short of the two-thirds needed to override the presidential veto.

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Jawbone Fossil Fills Big Gap In Human Evolution, Scientists Say

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Writing in Science, scientists say the 2.8 million-year-old fossil appears to belong to an individual from the beginning of the ancestral line that led to humans.

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Japanese World War II Battleship Musashi Found, Billionaire Paul Allen Says

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

The Microsoft co-founder says his team found the ship's wreckage in the Sibuyan Sea off the Philippines. The vessel was sunk during the Battle of Leyte Gulf in 1944.

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House Votes To Fund DHS Until Sept. 30 — Without Immigration Curbs

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The vote is a victory for President Obama as Republicans had wanted to strip funding for the president's executive actions on immigration from the bill.

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'Nothing New' In Netanyahu's Speech, Obama Says

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The reaction to the Israeli prime minister's speech on Iran to a joint meeting of Congress is, so far, along partisan lines. In Israel, too, reaction is mixed. Iran calls it "boring and repetitive."

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LOOK: Pictures Of The Villarrica Volcano's Eruption In Chile

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The volcano spewed heavy smoke into the air and lava down its slopes, prompting the evacuation of thousands of people in southern Chile.

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In Speech To Congress, Netanyahu Blasts 'A Very Bad Deal' With Iran

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The Israeli premier's remarks are the culmination of a controversy that began in January when he was invited — without input from the White House — to make the speech.

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Clinton's Portrait Has Hint Of Lewinsky's Blue Dress, Artist Says

Monday, March 02, 2015

Nelson Shanks tells the Philadelphia Daily News a shadow on the left side of the painting represents not only the infamous dress, but also "a shadow on the office he held, or on" President Clinton.

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Fiji Launches Contest To Design New National Flag

Monday, March 02, 2015

The South Pacific nation wants to replace its flag, which has a Union Jack and a shield that bears the country's coat of arms. The current flag was adopted in 1970 following independence from Britain.

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Netanyahu: U.S., Israel Agree On No Nukes For Iran, Split On How To Get There

Monday, March 02, 2015

But, the Israeli premier told AIPAC, reports of a decline in ties between the allies were "not only premature, they're just wrong." The remarks come amid tensions between the countries.

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Putin Critic Boris Nemtsov Shot Dead

Friday, February 27, 2015

Nemtsov served as a governor and deputy prime minister in the 1990s. He later became an opposition leader and sharp critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin. He was killed on a street in Moscow.

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#LLAP: Tributes Flow For Leonard Nimoy

Friday, February 27, 2015

His death today at age 83 prompted an outpouring of grief on social media. Nimoy was best known for his role as the half-Vulcan, half-human Mr. Spock in Star Trek.

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Families Of ISIS Victims React To Identification Of 'Jihadi John'

Friday, February 27, 2015

The family of Steven Sotloff said they hoped the man identified as Mohammed Emzawi is brought to justice. The daughter of aid worker David Haines said she wanted a "bullet between ... [his] eyes."

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Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Spock On 'Star Trek,' Dies At 83

Friday, February 27, 2015

The cause was end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, his granddaughter tells NPR.

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Rocker Gary Glitter Jailed For 16 Years For Child Sex Abuse

Friday, February 27, 2015

The 70-year-old, best known for the stadium rock anthem "Rock & Roll (Part 2)," was convicted for sex offenses during the 1970s and '80s against three girls between the ages of 8 and 13.

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Bangladeshi-American Blogger Hacked To Death In Dhaka

Friday, February 27, 2015

Avijit Roy's writings denounced fundamentalist thought and earned him death threats from Islamist groups. His wife, Rafida Ahmed, who was with him during the attack Thursday, was severely wounded.

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Ahead Of Netanyahu's Speech To Congress, Hints Of A Thaw

Thursday, February 26, 2015

The Israeli leader will meet with Sens. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Harry Reid, D-Nev., after his March 3 speech. Also, two senior Obama administration officials will address the AIPAC conference.

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Banksy's Murals Turn Up In Gaza Strip

Thursday, February 26, 2015

The artist, who uses public spaces for his often-provocative murals, posted images of art created in the Gaza Strip, along with a two-minute video of life in the Palestinian territory.

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