Answers

1. Barack Obama and John McCain; 2.Andal; 3.Technique of measuring the bones of the skull; 4.Familiaris; 5.20; 6.Bangladesh; 7.Warren Hastings; 8.‘The Thieving Magpie’ or ‘The Thievish Magpie’; 9.No language!; 10.Standard & Poor; 11.Brown;. 12.Mumbai (then Bombay); 13.20; 14.Francis of Assisi; 15.Golden jackal.