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Global chemical watchdog wins Nobel Peace Prize

Global chemical watchdog wins Nobel Peace Prize

Oslo, AP—The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) won this year’s Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its efforts to stop the chemical warfare that has haunted the world from Hitler’s gas chambers to the battlefields of Syria. Based in...
Opinion: A Nobel Peace Prize for the Curious Quartet?

Opinion: A Nobel Peace Prize for the Curious Quartet?

With his deal over Syria’s chemical weapons, President Barack Obama has provoked quite a bit of a buzz around his leadership style. His friends talk of a diplomatic coup while his adversaries claim he has committed an error that no other US president would have...
Record 259 Nominees for 2013 Nobel Peace Prize

Record 259 Nominees for 2013 Nobel Peace Prize

Oslo, AFP—A record 259 nominees are in the running for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize—209 individuals and 50 organisations—with the laureate to be announced in October, the Nobel Institute said on Monday. The list is known to include Malala Yousafzai, the shot...