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NASA astronomer names asteroid after Malala

WT24 Desk Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai now has an asteroid named after her, the Malala Fund announced Wednesday, reports mashable.com. Dr. Amy Mainzer, an astronomer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California, USA, named Asteroid 316201 after Malala. ...

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India software boss jailed for fraud

An Indian court has sentenced the former head of Satyam Computers and nine others to seven years in prison in one of the country’s biggest ever corporate scandals.  B Ramalinga Raju, who founded the software services giant, denied charges of ...

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Samsung’s 1Q profit forecast beats estimate

Samsung Electronics Co. said Tuesday that its first-quarter operating income likely beat analysts’ consensus, AP reports.  Though the company did not give reasons when it released its preliminary results, analysts said robust demand for the company’s mobile chips and improvement ...

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