Nobel Prize


2 Norwegian Lawmakers Nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

Two Norwegian lawmakers have nominated President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize after the Singapore summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Christian Tybring-Gjedde and Per-Willy Amundsen, lawmakers…

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The Precedent for a Trump Nobel Prize

(The Washington Post) – Arguably no four words are better calculated to explode the heads of liberals the world over than “Donald Trump’s Nobel Prize.” That was reason enough for…

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BDS Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

The BDS movement has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by a leader of the Red Party in the Norwegian Parliament, a move which drew immediate condemnations from pro-Israel…

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Arafat Museum Recovers Nobel Prize From Hamas

A new museum dedicated to the late Palestinian arch-terrorist Yasser Arafat will display his 1994 Nobel Peace Prize, now that Hamas has returned the medal to the rival Palestinian Authority.…

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Colombian President Santos Wins Nobel Peace Prize

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos won the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday in a surprise choice after Colombians voted “No” to an agreement he signed with Marxist rebels to…

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2015 Nobel Prizes Awarded

This year’s Nobel Peace Prize winners, the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet, collected their award in Norway on Thursday, appealing for international cooperation to make the global fight against terrorism a…

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Nobel for DNA Discovery Going To Auction

The 1962 Nobel Prize James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA is going on the auction block. Christie’s says the gold medal could…

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Nobel Prize for Blue-Light Emitting Diodes

Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics Tuesday for inventing blue-light emitting diodes, which the Nobel Prize Committee said would illuminate the 21st…

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Nobel Prize for Work On Brain’s Navigation System

Neuroscientist Edvard Moser won the Nobel for medicine with his wife May-Britt Moser, and U.S.-British researcher John O’Keefe. In research three decades apart, the New York-born O’Keefe and the Norwegian…

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Professor Shechtman Kicks Off Campaign for President

Nobel Prize laureate in chemistry, Professor Dan Shechtman of the Technion, launched his campaign for president of Israel on Monday as he met with a series of prominent politicians in…

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Three Americans Win Nobel Prize in Economics

A trio of U.S. scholars on Monday won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for their research on the predictability of the price of stocks, bonds and other assets.…

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EU Awards Top Human Rights Award to Malala Yousafzai

European lawmakers awarded their top human rights prize Thursday to Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, who last year survived a Taliban assassination attempt because of her outspoken support for girls’ education.…

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