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When Winston Churchill won the Nobel Prize in Literature

Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa has won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2010 Alfred Nobel, the man responsible for the prestigious awards that recognise excellence in various categories, had......

Was Mother Teresa's Nobel Peace Prize illegal?

Over half the Nobel Peace Prizes awarded since 1946 are illegitimate because they are in breach of the terms of Alfred Nobel's will, claims a Norwegian peace activist.Fredrik Heffermehl, who is......

Nobel Peace Prize: For less than noble reasons

For a start this award has a history of having less to do with actual contributions and more to do with some part of a larger agenda. Some pretty dubious people have received this. Many more were......

Flashback: The Indians who have won the Nobel

Rights activist Kailash Satyarthi is the eight Indian to win the Nobel Prize. Rediff.com takes a look at other Indians or Indian-origin people, who have been awarded the honour Venkatraman......

OPCW's Nobel win shouldn't be lost in the din of Malala fans

The Nobel Prize for Malala may have caused deep divisions across the globe and disturbed the peace, while the award to OPCW, though not without critics, may have served the cause of peace by......

2 Americans, 1 Brit share 2010 Economics Nobel

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel for 2010 to Peter A. Diamond (Massachusetts Institute of Technology,......

Jean Tirole wins 2014 Nobel Prize for Economics

French economist Jean Tirole won the 2014 Nobel Prize for economics for his work that has shed light on how governments should regulate powerful companies that dominate markets, the Royal Swedish......

US duo wins the Nobel Prize for Economics

US economists Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley won the Nobel Economics Prize for their research on "the theory of stable allocations and the practice of market design."This year's Prize concerns a......

American Paul Krugman wins Economics Nobel

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences on Monday announced that American Paul Krugman has won the Nobel economics prize "for his analysis of trade patterns and location of economic activity.""What......

No retirement age for Asia's billionaires

In his eight decades in the media business, Sir Run Run Shaw has built the Chinese-speaking world's most successful film and TV empire. He was co-founder of Shaw Brothers, the legendary movie......

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Flying Saucer
Q. who invented dynamite,ballistite and gelignite?
Flying Saucer:  A.  more

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Sulekha Khuntdar
Q. FFF-Who invented Dynamite?a) Alfred B. Nobel b) Benjamin Franklinc) Sir Alexander Graham Bell d) Thomas Alva Edison
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. The Swedish chemist Alfred Bernhard Nobel one thousand, eight hundred and thirty-three-one thousand, eight hundred and ninety-six invented dynamite...... more

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Giaa
Q. Who invented Dynamite?a) Alfred B. Nobel b) Benjamin Franklinc) Sir Alexander Graham Bell d) Thomas Alva Edison
Giaa:  A. Alfed B NObel more

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Google Boosts Turing Award Prize To $1 Million

There's no Nobel prize for computer science, but after a grant from Google, the top award in the field now just as lucrative. The Turing Award now... ...

http://techgig.com/tech-news/editors-pick/Google-Boosts-Turing-Award-Prize-To-1-Million-27073
Can you identify these prodigies?

Did you know the world's youngest director is an Indian and he was just 10, when he directed his first film? The world's youngest Microsoft... ...

http://www.rediff.com/getahead/report/specials-childrens-day-quiz-can-you-identify-these-prodigies/20141113.htm
How to win Nobel Prize

Believe it or not a lot of you wrote in asking whether they were just handing these away now a days. Time for an INVESTIGATION Patrick Modiano.... ...

http://www.fhmindia.com/how-to-win-nobel-prize/
Nehru, Nobel and display criteria

What do Jawaharlal Nehru and Alfred Nobel have in common , I wondered, as I stumbled upon the traveling exhibition The Nobel Prize: Ideas Changing... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/artbeat/nehru-nobel-and-display-criteria
State varsity wins quiz

GUWAHATI: The state's Tezpur University has won the grand finale of the Sweden India Nobel Memorial Quiz 2014, beating finalists from 10 cities... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/State-varsity-wins-quiz/articleshow/45066530.cms

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