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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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The Growing International Movement Against Killer Robots

Six weapons have been internationally banned: poison gas, biological weapons, chemical weapons, blinding lasers, antipersonnel landmines, and... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/growing-international-movement-against-killer-robots
China flexes economic muscle, scores diplomatic hat trick

Three nations on three continents -- Norway, Mongolia and the tiny West African country of Sao Tome and Principe -- together this week demonstrated... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/business/china-flexes-economic-muscle-scores-diplomatic-hat-trick/articleshow/56132569.cms
China says will not change stand on Nobel Peace Prize

BEIJING: China said it will not change its position on opposing the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to people it considers criminals, even though... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/china/china-says-will-not-change-stand-on-nobel-peace-prize/articleshow/56085500.cms
China, Norway agree to normalise bilateral ties

have reached a consensus on normalisation of ties that deteriorated since the Oslo-based Nobel Committee conferred the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize to... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/china-norway-agree-to-normalise-bilateral-ties-116122000140_1.html
China ends diplomatic freeze with Norway after Nobel row

During a surprise visit to Beijing by Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende on Monday, the two nations issued a joint declaration announcing the... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/world/china-ends-diplomatic-freeze-with-norway-after-nobel-row-4435800/

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