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Physics Nobel for laser pioneers includes first woman in 55 years

A trio of American, French and Canadian scientists won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for breakthroughs in laser technology that have turned light beams into precision tools for everything from eye surgery to micro-machining.

Pope Francis to undergo eye surgery

Pope Francis has revealed he needs to have cataract surgery, a common procedure for older people, because his eyesight is failing.

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Ciara accepted into Harvard Business School

American singer Ciara has been accepted into the prestigious Harvard Business School.