Nobel Peace Prize

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai ties the knot, see pictures here

Malala Yousafzai carried out the wedding formalities in her home in Birmingham with Asser Malik, who is the general manager of Pakistan Cricket Board's High Performance Centre.

published on : 10th November 2021

Official says journalist Ressa's Nobel Prize not a slap on President Duterte

The Norwegian Nobel Committee noted that Ressa’s Rappler news site which was set up in 2012 has put a spotlight on Duterte’s “controversial, murderous anti-drug campaign” in the Philippines.

published on : 11th October 2021

Dalai Lama hails Nobel winning journalists for their courage

Ressa and Muratov were jointly awarded the Nobel Peace prize by the Sweden-based foundation on Friday.

published on : 9th October 2021

Nobel Peace Prize winning journalist Maria Ressa dedicates award to 'all scribes around world'

'We do need help on so many fronts -- it is so much more difficult and dangerous to be a journalist today.' said Veteran Philippine journalist Maria Ressa.

published on : 9th October 2021

Dmitry Muratov and Novaya Gazeta: Russia's independent media stalwarts

"I can't take credit for this. This is Novaya Gazeta's," Muratov, 59, told Russian news agency TASS, saying the award was for "those who died defending the people's right to freedom of speech".

published on : 8th October 2021

Maria Ressa: Philippine pillar of press freedom

Her reporting has unleashed what media advocates say is a grinding series of criminal charges, two arrests and a deluge of online threats against her and Rappler.

published on : 8th October 2021

Journalists Maria Ressa, Dmitry Muratov awarded Nobel Peace Prize for their fight for freedom of expression

“Free, independent and fact-based journalism serves to protect against abuse of power, lies and war propaganda,” said Berit Reiss-Andersen, chair of the Norwegian Nobel Committee.

published on : 8th October 2021

Nobel to be curtailed again due to COVID, will be mixture of digital, physical events

The winners of this year's prizes in chemistry, literature, physics, medicine and economics, as well as the Nobel Peace Prize, are set to be announced between October 4 and October 11.

published on : 23rd September 2021

ICAN Nobel win 'good omen' for nuclear ban treaty's ratification: United Nations

The historic nuclear weapons ban treaty was signed by 122 countries in July.

published on : 6th October 2017

ICAN: staunch campaigners for an end to nuclear weapons

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, which on Friday won the Nobel Peace Prize, is urgently pressing to consign the bomb to history.

published on : 6th October 2017

Anti-nuclear campaign ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize

Nuclear disarmament group ICAN won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its decade-long campaign to rid the world of the atomic bomb as nuclear-fuelled crises swirl over North Korea and Iran.

published on : 6th October 2017

Rohingya tragedy marks death of Nobel Peace Prize, says Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday said that violence in Myanmar against the Rohingya Muslims marks the "death of Nobel Peace Prize".

published on : 12th September 2017

Nobel laureates urge Saudi Arabia's King Salman to halt 14 executions

Ten Nobel Peace Prize winners are appealing to Saudi Arabia's king and crown prince to show mercy and halt the executions of 14 young people sentenced to death for participating in protests in 2012.

published on : 12th August 2017