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Why is the Nobel Peace Prize given by Norway?

Ever wondered why the Nobel Peace Prize is given by a Norwegian Committee in Oslo and not in the Swedish capital unlike the other Nobel awards? Since 1901, when the Nobel Prizes were first given,......

Trio win Nobel in medicine for discovering brain GPS

American-British scientist John O’Keefe and Norwegians May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser have won the 2014 Nobel prize in medicine for their discoveries of cells that constitute a......

The Nobel: A compliment and warning to European Union

Like it gave the prize to Barack Obama to make him fulfill the promise of change, the Nobel Committee has given it to the European Union to remind it of its huge responsibility to maintain unity......

European Union awarded Nobel Peace Prize

The European Union won the Nobel Peace Prize for its long-term role in uniting the continent, the Norwegian Nobel Committee said on Friday. The committee praised the 27-nation EU for rebuilding......

IMAGES: Meet the winners of Nobel Peace Prize 2011

It's a historical day indeed! The Norwegian Nobel Committee on Friday announced that the Nobel Peace Prize 2011 would be equally divided by three influential women: Liberia President Ellen Johnson......

Yoghurt adulteration: Yunus lands in court

A Bangladeshi court has granted bail to Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus, amid allegations that a sister concern of his Grameen Bank marketed contaminated yoghurt.Yunus appeared in Food......

Will support to terror group cost Qatar 2022 World Cup hosting rights?

The 2022 Qatar World Cup seems in jeopardy. After FIFA's Executive Committee member Theo Zwanziger said in September that the middle-east nation will not host the World Cup, a new report now backs......

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Q. why did mahatama gandhi - the mohandas karamchand - refuse to accept nobel prize ?
Ankit Shivam:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-did-mahatama-gandhi---the-mohandas-karamchand---refuse-t/24257526/answers/

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Q. What country awards the Nobel peace prize
S L:  A. Gandhi was nominated in nineteen thirty seven/eight/nine/forty seven and, finally, a few days before he was murdered in January forty eight. The...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-country-awards-the-nobel-peace-prize/21701455/answers/24257566

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Q. Why has Liu Xiaobo been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize?
S L:  A. The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2010 to Liu Xiaobo for his long and non-violent struggle for...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-has-liu-xiaobo-been-awarded-the-nobel-peace-prize/21701455/answers/18193276

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Shrill Indian lobbying for Teresa Nobel backfired

The Nobel Peace Prize might have come to Mother Teresa four years sooner, had it not been for intense lobbying by India, which apparently misfired... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/shrill-indian-lobbying-for-teresa-nobel-backfired/
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India-Pakistan Joint Winner of Nobel Peace Prize -2014 - A lesson for India and Pakistan - Part 2 - Dr. Khomdon Lisam * Why Joint Award The... ...

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A debate laid on the table

As the Nobel Prize is awarded, a debate has been laid on the table about the importance of one recipient and later about the legitimacy of the... ...

http://www.heraldgoa.in/Edit/People-Edit/Nobel-Prize-A-debate-laid-on-the-table/82317.html
Chinese element in Nobel committee's self-stirred brew

More than the Nobel Prize, it was the Nobel Committee that grabbed headlines this year. In the weekend preceding the Prize ceremony, when... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/column-chinese-element-in-nobel-committee-s-self-stirred-brew-2044241

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