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Nobel Peace Prize


Explained: What did Nobel Peace winner Abiy Ahmed do to end 20-year-old Ethiopia-Eritrea war?

October 11, 2019 10:48 pm

In July 2018, Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed held Eritrean President Afwerki in a warm and tight embrace, announcing to the world, that the 20-year war that killed at least 80,000 people in two of Africa’s poorest countries, had finally come to an end.

2019 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed

October 11, 2019 5:10 pm

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. Ethiopia and Eritrea, longtime foes who fought a border war from 1998 to 2000, restored relations in July 2018 after years of hostility.

Who is Nobel peace prize winner Denis Mukwege?

October 06, 2018 11:48 am

Mukwege is an outspoken critic of the abuse of women during war who has described rape as "a weapon of mass destruction." His work has also been a of an acclaimed 2015 film titled: "The Man Who Mends Women."

Who is Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad?

October 06, 2018 11:48 am

Nadia Murad was named the UN's first Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking.

Denis Mukwege, Nadia Murad win Nobel Peace Prize 2018 for fighting sexual violence in war

October 05, 2018 11:42 pm

Nobel Peace Prize 2018 winner: Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad have been awarded for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon in war.

WATCH: Nobel Peace Prize 2018 winner announcement

October 05, 2018 6:16 pm

Nobel Peace Prize 2018 winner: The Norwegian Nobel Committee has chosen winners from among 331 candidates (216 individuals and 115 organisations) and this is the second highest number of candidates ever.

Nobel Peace Prize: How is it given, who all have won it?

October 05, 2018 8:08 am

Express Fact Check: A look at what work the Peace Prize honours, how it is awarded and some of the prominent winners of previous years.

Tamil Nadu BJP chief 'nominates' PM Modi for Nobel Peace Prize

September 25, 2018 9:14 am

The "path-breaking initiative" of the "visionary" Prime Minister, launched Sunday, will transform the lives of millions of people, especially the underprivileged and vulnerable, the BJP Chief's press release said.

How Nobel prize winner Mother Teresa helped people abandoned by others

October 17, 2018 10:06 am

Mother Teresa and her Sisters began to change the way missionaries worked. They showed the whole world that all people, whether they had a disease, whether they were untouchable, old or poor, were their own people.

Trump can have Nobel Peace Prize: South Korea president Moon Jae-in

April 30, 2018 5:29 pm

Trump's war of words with Kim last year sparked global fears of another conflict on the peninsula. Trump warned of "fire and fury" against the nuclear-armed North and traded insults with Kim, branding him "Rocket Man" while Kim called Trump a "dotard".


Malala, Satyarthi receive their Nobel Peace Prizes in Oslo

December 10, 2014 7:57 pm

Malala became by far the youngest laureate, widely praised for her global campaigning since she was shot in the head in 2012.


Meet the activists fighting sexual violence who received the Nobel Peace Prize

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

Nadia Murad, a survivor of sexual violence by the Islamic State, and Dr Denis Mukwege, a gynecological surgeon, were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for their campaigns against the use of rape as a weapon of war.