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Nobel Prize week: Five things to know about the prestigious awards
Deccan Chronicle

Nobel Prize: All you need to know about the prestigious prize

The prestigious Nobel Prize is awarded annually in various categories by Swedish and Norwegian committees. The Nobel Prize is bestowed in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or medicine, literature, peace and economic science. {image-06-1444115510-nobel-prize.jpg ... One India, 18 hours ago
Nobel Medicine Prize opens week of awards The Express Tribune, 1 day ago

Nobel official's behind-scenes book overshadows peace prize

Geir Lundestad, right, the then secretary of the Norwegian Nobel Committee and Thorbjorn Jagland, chairman of the Nobel Committee, during the announcement for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize. A book written by former secretary Geir Lundestad detailing ...
 Mail.com4 days ago Book by former Nobel secretary sparks war of words as award looms  Malay Mail5 days ago Nobel tell-all 'does not breach trust'  The Local Norway2 weeks ago No peace around new Nobel tell-all  Malay Mail2 weeks ago
Washington Post

Francis Sejersted, past chairman of the Nobel Peace Committee, dies at 79

By Staff and Wire Reports, Francis Sejersted, former chairman of the Nobel Peace Committee that hands out the coveted award in the Norwegian capital, died Aug. 25 at his home in Oslo. He was 79. His family announced the death but did not ...
 Washington Post1 month ago Norways Sejersted, former head of Nobel Peace Prize Committee dies. He was 79.  DailyNews724.com1 month ago Norway's Sejersted, former head...  LocalNews7.com1 month ago
Digital Journal

Death of Nobel committee head who honoured Mandela

The former head of the Norwegian Nobel Committee which awards the Peace Prize each year, historian Francis Sejersted, has died aged 79 following a long illness, his family said Tuesday. Sejersted headed the five-member committee from 1991 to 1999, ...
 Digital Journal1 month ago Man who gave Mandela his Nobel prize dies  The Local Norway1 month ago
Reuters India

Obama's Nobel fell short of hopes - insider

OSLO The effect of giving the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize to U.S. President Barack Obama fell short of the nominating committee's hopes, and several awards in the past 25 years were even more questionable, the committee's former secretary says in a new ...
 Reuters India2 weeks ago Obama's Nobel Prize fell short of hopes: committee insider  Reuters2 weeks ago Barack Obama's Nobel Prize fell short of hopes: Committee insider  DNA India2 weeks ago
Pune Mirror

War of words grips secretive Nobel Peace panel as award nears

OSLO An unusual war of words is tarnishing the staid Nobel Peace Prize committee just before its main task next week — picking a 2015 winner from candidates such as Pope Francis, Colombian peace negotiators or those helping Syrian refugees. The ...
 Pune Mirror5 days ago War of words grips Nobel Peace Prize committee as award looms  AlertNet5 days ago War of words grips Nobel Peace panel  Calcutta Telegraph5 days ago
The Local Norway

'Swedes tried to take over peace prize': exec

The Nobel Foundation in Stockholm tried to sell the home of the Norwegian Nobel Institute to fund construction of a new building in Stockholm. Photo: Norwegian Nobel Institute The former Director of the Norwegian Nobel Institute has accused ...
 The Local Norway2 weeks ago Nobel peace prize to Obama was mistake, says ex-secretary  One India2 weeks ago Ex-Nobel official calls 2009 Nobel Peace Prize to Obama a mistake  Kicker Daily News2 weeks ago

Nobel chairman requests Obama surrender his Peace Prize over Syria, Russian foreign policy gains ground

Reuters Thorbjorn Jagland, chairman of the Nobel Peace Committee, said that US President Barack Obama "should really consider" an immediate surrender of his Nobel Peace Prize Medal . According to the Swedish newspaper Svenska Dagbladet, Jagland, ...
 Sott.net1 month ago Middle East: Two Approaches to the Resolution of the Conflict  New Eastern Outlook1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Trio win Nobel Medicine Prize for parasite therapies

Stockholm: Irish-born William Campbell, Satoshi Omura of Japan and China's Youyou Tu won the Nobel Medicine Prize today for their discoveries of treatments against parasites, the jury said. Campbell and Omura shared one half of the prize for ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 day ago Three win for parasite therapies  Asian Age1 day ago
The Local Norway

Angela Merkel tops Peace Institute Nobel tips

German Chancellor Angela Merkel at a UN summit for women's rights in Berlin. Photo: Anne Marte Vestbakke / NTB scanpi Every year Kristian Berg Harpviken, Director of Oslo's Peace Research Institute (Prio) speculates on the likely winners of the ...
 The Local Norway15 hours ago Merkel favourite to win peace prize for refugee leadership  BDlive1 day ago Angela Merkel favourite to win Nobel Peace Prize for refugee leadership  Livemint.com1 day ago
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