The award will be presented at a formal ceremony in Oslo on Dec 10, the anniversary of the 1896 death of the prizes' creator, Alfred Nobel
07 Oct 2022 3:47 PM
The general peace that reigned in the decade after the Iron Curtain came down was, however, unlikely to last forever
02 Sep 2022 12:05 AM
Gorbachev’s was an unlikely story of a peasant boy from rural Russia climbing up the greasy pole of Soviet politics
02 Sep 2022 12:02 AM
A forum of former IAS officers has come out in support of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha, the apex body of the farmers
30 Dec 2021 7:37 AM
In his final years, he regretted that his dream of a 'Rainbow Nation' had yet to come true
26 Dec 2021 1:58 PM
In 2019, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Abiy Ahmed, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia
12 Sep 2021 2:50 AM
The nomination also cites his part in ‘creating new dynamics in other protracted conflicts, such as the Kashmir border dispute’
10 Sep 2020 10:23 AM
The pandemic also makes it uncertain whether prize winners can travel to Sweden
22 Jul 2020 3:19 PM
Ahmed was awarded for his efforts to resolve his country's conflict with bitter foe Eritrea, the Nobel Committee said.
11 Oct 2019 3:18 PM
'There is no need for us to continue to suffer and hurt each other,' she said.
08 Aug 2019 1:09 PM
In 1994 general elections, Mandela became South Africa’s first black president after the African National Congress emerged victorious.
18 Jul 2019 2:22 PM
Trump said, 'And you had the Nobel Prize? That's incredible. They gave it to you for what reason?'
18 Jul 2019 9:15 AM
China on Wednesday asserted that any successor to the Dalai Lama should have its approval.
10 Apr 2019 4:35 PM
Japan's Shinzo Abe nominated US President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize after receiving a request from the US government.
18 Feb 2019 1:05 PM
Donald Trump claimed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize over his outreach to North Korea.
16 Feb 2019 11:19 AM
Amnesty International said it was revoking Ambassador of Conscience Award it gave Suu Kyi in 2009 while she was still under house arrest.
13 Nov 2018 11:04 AM
We know how rampant misogyny has become when the US President mocks a survivor of sexual abuse.
07 Oct 2018 1:28 AM
Nobel Peace Prize co-winner had been repeatedly nominated for work with gang rape victims from conflicts that have ravaged his homeland.
05 Oct 2018 3:25 PM
Murad and Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege were jointly awarded prize for ‘efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war.’
05 Oct 2018 3:16 PM
Soundarajan has nominated PM Modi for launching 'Ayushman Bharat' and appealed people to join her in nominating the PM.
25 Sep 2018 9:53 AM