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Need to teach boys to be men: Malala Yousafzai at WEF

Malala, said she realised education was not just about reading books but about the empowerment of women too.

25 Jan 2018 9:26 PM

Nobel sideshow

Suu Kyi is possibly in good company, with winners who, ironically, represent what the prize shouldn’t stand for.

09 Oct 2017 1:20 AM

Here’s a look at the past winners of Nobel Peace Prize

Whoever is awarded this year's prize on Friday will join a list of 130 memorable victors since 1901.

06 Oct 2017 11:12 AM

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Oxford honour over Rohingya criticism

A cross-party motion was unanimously passed by the council on Tuesday, which said it was 'no longer appropriate' for her to hold the honour.

04 Oct 2017 4:55 PM

Kolkata holds prayers, masses to observe Mother Teresa's 107th birth anniversary

Saint Teresa of Calcutta was born on August 26, 1910 at Skopje in Macedonia and died on September 5, 1997, after her 86th birthday.

26 Aug 2017 4:28 PM


First person to read Malala Yousafzai's new book is her mother

It will be released October.

06 Aug 2017 2:34 PM

Liu’s brave fight to the end

An empty chair at his Nobel award ceremony spoke more than what words would have conveyed for the battle of ideologies.

15 Jul 2017 12:18 AM

Malala Yousafzai Twitter debut takes Twitterati by storm

Yousafzai became the youngest-ever Nobel laureate in 2014, when she was recognised for her advocacy of the right of all children to education.

09 Jul 2017 12:36 AM

China should allow 61-yr-old Nobel laureate’s treatment abroad: US envoy

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo was diagnosed with cancer while in prison for advocating democratic reforms.

28 Jun 2017 2:19 PM

Must prioritise spending on kids: Kailash Satyarthi

Satyarthi, who started Bachpan Bachao Andolan, said there is strong correlation between child labour and unemployment.

23 Apr 2017 2:23 AM


No headway in finding Nobel citation so far

The accused told police they threw items that were of no use to them in bushes and drains in Kalkaji.

17 Feb 2017 6:05 AM

Theft of Nobel replica: Amulya Patnaik monitoring case

Scrap and jewellery dealers of the area are being questioned in connection with the burglary.

09 Feb 2017 5:01 AM

Kailash Satyarthi’s house burgled, Nobel replica stolen

Two other houses in the same area as Satyarthi’s have also been broken into.

08 Feb 2017 4:37 AM

From Nobel Peace Prize to Syria: Barack Obama the realist

Obama will on Friday hand over several thousand US combat troops overseas to his successor, Donald Trump.

20 Jan 2017 10:03 AM

It’s official, Sasikala is AIADMK supremo

The party will request to award the Bharat Ratna, Nobel Peace Prize and Ramon Magsaysay Award to Jayalalithaa.

30 Dec 2016 12:46 AM


Won’t change stand on Nobel, says China

Norwegian Foreign Minister Boerge Brende visited Beijing this week to normalize diplomatic and political relations.

21 Dec 2016 1:52 AM

Colombia’s Santos accepts Nobel for peace deal

Santos received his Nobel diploma and gold medal for his efforts to end a conflict that has killed 220,000 people and displaced 8 million.

10 Dec 2016 9:00 PM

Demonetisation man

The Prime Minister has taken just a part of our five-point programme to establish a ‘taxless and less-cash economy, says Anil Bokil.

04 Dec 2016 12:06 AM