The first time Amina Yusuf left the borders of her native Nigeria, it was on the trip of a lifetime. She joined five other girls who were selected to see Malala Yousafzai accept the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo at the end of 2014.
UNITED NATIONS, Sept 21 (Reuters) - In her first address to the U.N. General Assembly as national leader, Myanmar’s former political prisoner and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi defended her government’s efforts to resolveShow More Summary
President Obama’s final address to the U.N. General Assembly stands as one of his best speeches on world politics, an analysis as sophisticated as his 2009 Nobel Peace Prize address on the limits and necessity of military force in the...Show More Summary
Skepta’s Konnichiwa has won the 2016 Hyundai Mercury Prize, which honors the best British album of the year. Jarvis Cocker announced the winner at the ceremony. During his acceptance speech, Skepta said, “Rest in peace David Bowie. Rest...Show More Summary
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Is Russia Preparing For War?
The two winners and two runners-up will be announced on October 11.
Former Israeli president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres saw "real improvement" on Thursday but remained in serious condition after the 93-year-old suffered a major stroke, his doctor said. The country has been on edge over...Show More Summary
Each year the Dayton Literary Peace Prize honors a work of fiction and one of non which: "address the theme of peace on a variety of levels, such as between individuals, among families and communities, or between nations, religions,Show More Summary
Some in Hollywood are lobbying for the White Helmets to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.
Former Israeli president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres showed some improvement but remained in critical condition Wednesday after he suffered a major stroke, his hospital said. "He is still in a critical condition, stable,...Show More Summary
She won the Nobel Peace Prize and steered her country through the Ebola crisis. But the Liberian president’s proudest achievement will be peacefully giving up power.
JERUSALEM — When former prime minister and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Shimon Peres suffered a massive stroke late Tuesday, Israelis braced for the worst. Peres is 93. Reporters camped at the doors of the Tel Aviv hospital, where he was undergoing treatment. Media in Israel began to post early eulogies and photographic retrospectives. His doctors administered […]
Former Israeli president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres remained in a serious but stable condition Wednesday after the 93-year-old suffered a major stroke, the hospital where he was being treated said. "Mr. Peres passed the...Show More Summary
The 93-year-old Nobel peace prize winner has been sedated and placed on respirator after suffering bleeding in the brain Shimon Peres, Israeli’s former president and a key figure in the country’s history, is in a medically induced coma after suffering a massive stroke on Tuesday. Show More Summary
The life and death of Chief Albert Luthuli, Africa's first winner of the Nobel Prize for Peace and president of the ANC.
Peres, 93, suffered a stroke and was taken to a Tel Aviv hospital. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994 for his role in negotiating an interim peace agreement between Israel and the PLO.
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Iran Is Building A New Nuclear Plant: It’s the country’s first new construction of this kind since signing the nuclear deal last year.
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: S. Korea unveils plan to raze Pyongyang in case of signs of nuclear attack. South Korea has already developed a plan to annihilate the North Korean capital of Pyongyang through intensive bombing in case the North shows any signs of a nuclear attack, a military source in Seoul said Sunday. “Every […]
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: It’s Kim Jong-un’s World; We’re Just Living In It. We don’t live in the world the “liberal internationalists” have imagined exists; we live in a world where, more and more, the law of the jungle applies. News that North Korea has detonated another bomb comes as no surprise; few things are […]
Already the Commander in Chief and a Nobel Peace Prize winner, President Obama now has another honor: the namesake of a new species. Continue reading ? The post Scientists name parasite in a tribute to Obama appeared first on PBS NewsHour.