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Pressured at home, Ethiopia PM picks up Nobel Peace Prize

Pressured at home, Ethiopia PM picks up Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will collect his Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo Tuesday, but as ethnic violence rises at home he has kept festivities to a minimum and refused media requests.

Nobel laureate Yunus must surrender after arrest warrant, court rules

Nobel laureate Yunus must surrender after arrest warrant, court rules

Nobel peace prize winner Mohammad Yunus must give himself up before November 7 after an arrest warrant was issued following a lawsuit filed by three former employees

Ethiopia PM Abiy wins Nobel Peace Prize for mending ties with Eritrea

Ethiopia PM Abiy wins Nobel Peace Prize for mending ties with Eritrea

Hailed as a visionary and reformer, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his efforts to resolve the long-running conflict with neighbouring foe Eritrea.

Petitions calling for New Zealand Prime Minister to win Nobel Peace Prize

Petitions calling for New Zealand Prime Minister to win Nobel Peace Prize

More than 20,000 people have signed petitions calling for New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to win the Nobel Peace Prize for her response to a pair of mosque shootings that killed 50 people.

Nobel Peace Prize nomination for student climate campaigner Greta Thunberg

Nobel Peace Prize nomination for student climate campaigner Greta Thunberg

Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl climate campaigner who has inspired worldwide protests, should be awarded this year's Nobel Peace Prize, Norwegian lawmakers said Thursday.

DR Congo hails Nobel win but says Mukwege 'politicises' his work

DR Congo hails Nobel win but says Mukwege 'politicises' his work

DR Congo on Friday congratulated crusading Nobel Peace Prize winner Denis Mukwege for his "very important work" in helping women recover from rape and sexual abuse but accused him of mixing humanitarian work and politics.

Yazidis celebrate Murad's Nobel prize as they mark top ritual

Yazidis celebrate Murad's Nobel prize as they mark top ritual

Yazidi pilgrims trekked up a mountain in northern Iraq barefoot Friday for their most important ritual, their joy doubled on hearing that their "daughter" Nadia Murad had won the Nobel Peace Prize.

DR Congo's Dr Mukwege, Yazidi campaigner Murad win Nobel Peace Prize

DR Congo's Dr Mukwege, Yazidi campaigner Murad win Nobel Peace Prize

Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi campaigner Nadia Murad won the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for their work in fighting sexual violence in conflicts around the world.

Former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan dies aged 80

Former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan dies aged 80

Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the age of 80, his foundation said, after decades of championing efforts to try to end protracted conflicts in Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

Trump deserves Nobel Peace Prize: South Korean president

Trump deserves Nobel Peace Prize: South Korean president

Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged at a summit to end hostilities between their countries and work toward the "complete denuclearisation" of the Korean peninsula. Trump is preparing for his own summit with Kim.

Trump nomination for Nobel Peace Prize suspected to be 'fake' news

Trump nomination for Nobel Peace Prize suspected to be 'fake' news

The nomination of US President Donald Trump for this year's Nobel Peace Prize was ‘fake,’ a member of the award committee has said.

US IOC member suggests joint Korean team for Nobel peace prize

US IOC member suggests joint Korean team for Nobel peace prize

A senior American member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) called on Sunday for North and South Korea's joint women's ice hockey team to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize.