Bialiatski, 60, on Friday shared the award with Russia's Memorial group and Ukraine's Center for Civil Liberties for their work to document war crimes and rights abuse.
Renil Manat, a senior scientist with Denmark’s CRL, is a long-time research associate and family friend of Meldal
Bialiastski, who is jailed, founded the Minsk-based Human Rights Center “Viasna” to provide support for political prisoners which has been frequently targeted by the government.
The Nobel Peace Prize laureates represent civil society and have for many years promoted the right to criticise power and protect the fundamental rights of citizens, the Swedish Academy said.
Anders Olsson, chairman, Nobel Committee for literature, said Ernaux's work was often "uncompromising and written in plain language, scraped clean."
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The award marks the second Nobel for 81-year-old Sharpless, who won the chemistry Nobel in 2001.
If the 75-year-old celebrated British American novelist wins, he will become the first Indian-born writer to win the prestigious honour since Rabindranath Tagore won the Nobel for 'Gitanjali' in 1913.
A week of Nobel Prize announcements kicked off Monday with Swedish scientist Svante Paabo receiving the award in medicine Monday for unlocking secrets of Neanderthal DNA.
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine is awarded yearly by the Nobel Assembly at the Karolinska Institute for outstanding discoveries in physiology or medicine.
The director of the department of genetics at Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology reported that Covid-19 patients with a snippet of Neanderthal DNA run a higher risk of complications.
Members of the European Parliament have called for Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and the people of Ukraine to be recognized this year by the Nobel Peace Prize committee.
Malala Yousafzai, the Noble Prize winner and activist, ventures into film production in association with Apple.
Journalist Dmitry Muratov was auctioning off to raise money for Ukrainian child refugees. The proceeds will go directly to UNICEF in its efforts to help children displaced by the war.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee lamented that the CBI's failure to recover it is a 'big insult' to the people of the state
Hailed as one of the most brilliant theoretical physicists since Albert Einstein, Professor Stephen Hawking never won a Nobel Prize.
The time to ban nuclear weapons "is now", nuclear disarmament group ICAN said Friday, after being awarded the 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.
The Swedish Academy says it has given up trying to reach Bob Dylan, days after it awarded him the Nobel Prize for Literature.