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Oct 06, 2017
Prominent nuclear disarmament group ICAN wins Nobel Prize for Peace 2017Nuclear disarmament group ICAN won the Nobel Peace Prize for its decade-long campaign to rid the world of the atomic bomb as nuclear-fuelled crises swirl over North Korea and Iran.
Oct 06, 2017
Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize for Literature: Novelist wanted to become rock star before drifting into writingIshiguro is perhaps best known for The Remains of the Day, which secured him the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1989
Oct 05, 2017
British author Kazuo Ishiguro thought news of his winning Nobel Prize for Literature was 'hoax'Japan-born British author Kazuo Ishiguro who on Tuesday won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature, initially thought it was a "hoax".
Sep 07, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Petition seeks to revoke Aung San Suu Kyi's Nobel Prize over govt's treatment of issueThousands of people have signed an online petition calling for the Nobel committee to revoke Aung San Suu Kyi's peace prize over the Myanmar government's treatment of its Rohingya Muslims
Jul 14, 2017
Chinese media downplays death of Liu Xiaobo, accuses West of hyping treatment as human rights issuewhen Xiabo won the Nobel peace prize in 2010 for incitement to subvert state power, the Chinese authorities were furious
Jul 13, 2017
Liu Xiaobo dies at 61: Nobel committee says China bears 'heavy responsibility' for his deathThe Norwegian Nobel Committee said that China bears a "heavy responsibility" for the "premature" death of 2010 Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo
Jun 26, 2017
China's jailed Nobel Peace, Liu Xiaobo laureate granted medical paroleLiu, China's best-known political prisoner, known for his advocacy for human rights and democracy, was convicted in 2009
Oct 14, 2013
Eugene Fama, Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller win Economics Nobel PrizeAmericans Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller have won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.