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Dangerous new superbug targets young and healthy

Washington(IANS): A dangerous and under-recognized superbug is targeting the young and healthy in the US, being a much more potent variant of a common bacterium known as K penumoniae. “Historically, classical strains of Klebsiella pneumoniae have caused infections mostly in ...

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Facebook faces lawsuit over ‘Like’ button ad

London: Facebook and its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg face risk of being sued over the site’s ”Like” button feature. The site currently reveals any products or interests that users “like” to their friends. This could be illegal under Californian law which ...

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Planet with two suns ‘discovered’

Washington: Astronomers claim to have discovered a planet which orbits two suns, like the fictional planet Tatooine in the ”Star Wars” sci-fi film. An international team, which made the finding through NASA’s Kepler spacecraft, says the planet, called Kepler-16b, is ...

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