Nobel prize

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    Ethiopia’s Abiy meets Eritrean leader for first time since winning Nobel

    Agence-France-Presse . Addis Ababa | Updated at 10:56pm on December 25, 2019

    Eritrean president Isaias Afwerki flew to Addis Ababa Wednesday for his first meeting with the Ethiopian prime minister since Abiy Ahmed won the Nobel Peace...

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    Ethiopian prime minister collects his Nobel Prize

    Agence France-Presse . Oslo | Updated at 01:34pm on December 10, 2019

    Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed will collect his Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo Tuesday, but as ethnic violence rises at home he has kept festivities...

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    Hasina, Erdogan should get Nobel Prize: Kamal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on November 21, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Tuesday said that prime minister Sheikh Hasina of Bangladesh and Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan should be awarded Nobel...

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    2019 Nobel prize impact on microfinance model

    Md Abdul Wasi | Updated at 12:00am on November 04, 2019

    IN THE past two decades, novel work in the field of microfinance has received appreciation globally and led to a Nobel prize for Bangladesh. However,...

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    Nobel winner Abhijit meets Modi

    New Age Desk | Updated at 10:28pm on October 22, 2019

    Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee, who won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Economics, met Indian prime minister Narendra Modi at the 7, Lok Kalyan Marg residence...

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    US trio win Nobel Economics Prize for work on poverty

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 04:46pm on October 14, 2019

    A trio of Americans on Monday won the Nobel Economics Prize for their work in the fight against poverty, including Esther Duflo, the youngest-ever economics...

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    Nobel committee is doing better

    David Swanson | Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2019

    THE committee that awards the Nobel peace prize was right not to give the prize to Greta Thunberg, who deserves the highest prizes available, but...

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    Ethiopia PM Abiy wins Nobel Peace Prize

    Agence France-Presse . Oslo | Updated at 04:26pm on October 11, 2019

    Hailed as a visionary and reformer, Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his efforts to resolve the long-running...

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    Why a Nobel nomination is utterly meaningless

    Magnus Nome | Updated at 12:00am on October 11, 2019

    We frequently encounter the honorific Nobel prize nominee, almost always referring to the peace prize. But what does it really signify? Magnus Nome asks WHAT...

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    Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Literature Nobel

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 05:36pm on October 10, 2019

    Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk on Thursday won the 2018 Nobel Literature Prize, which was delayed over a sexual harassment scandal, while Austrian novelist and playwright...