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Norway puts off disarming police

Norway’s police, which was to stop wearing their service weapons this week, will remain armed until December 1 because of the Paris attacks, Norwegian authorities said on Monday.

Tunisian mediators win Peace Nobel

Houcine Abassi (left) and Wided Bouchamaoui (right) were awarded the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize	. — AFP

Winners hail award as ‘tribute to martyrs’, award gets praise from world as ‘beacon of hope’ for region

A look at the winner of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize

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The group was cited "for its decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic...

Tunisian democracy group wins Nobel Peace Prize

The National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia has won this year's Nobel Peace Prize. (Photo: AFP)

Nobel Peace Prize, worth 8 million Swedish crowns ($972,000), will be presented in Oslo on Dec 10

War of words grips Nobel Peace Prize panel

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 negotiator

Ex-insider violated trust: Nobel Prize body

The committee that awards the Nobel Peace Prize accused its former secretary Monday of a breach of trust for publishing a book that gives behind-the-scenes details of recent awards, including the one

Fleeing war, Syrian migrants cycle from Russia to Arctic Norway

Photo: Google Maps)

Norway belongs to the Schengen zone that allows free movement across various countries...

Snowden: Russia’s curbs on rights, online freedom wrong

Former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden — who has been granted asylum by Russia — criticised the country’s crackdown on human rights and online freedom Saturday as “wrong, disappointing and

Reclaiming Utoya island: A survivor’s story

Youth arrive at Utoya Island, Norway, on Thursday

The day of the massacre, he saved the life of a woman riddled by bullets, but lost two close friends.

Participating in the Constitution Day deliberations in Parliament on November 26, home minister Rajnath Singh spoke about how the words “secular” and “socialist” were interpolated into the Preamble in

After scoring an unprecedented victory at the hustings and with the din of electioneering having died out, it’s back to business for Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar.