Nobel Peace Prize

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Name: Nobel Peace Prize
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Lamorinda Briefs, April 25

MoragaMoraga Triathlon April 26The annual Moraga Triathlon will be held April 26 at the Soda Aquatic Center at Saint Mary's College.Open to athletes of all ages, the event kicks off at 7:30 a.m. and features a 400-meter swim, a 14-mile bike ride and 3.1-mile ... [Published Inside Bay Area - 11 hours ago]
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Back door over red carpet: Norway torn on Dalai Lama visit

A planned visit by the Dalai Lama has Oslo torn between its will to warm up frozen ties with China and warnings from the public not to compromise its stance on human rights.Rather than rolling out the red carpet, the Norwegian authorities seem more inclined ... [Published Business Standard India - 17 hours ago]
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‘Father of Green Revolution still relevant’

Norman Borlau­g was awarde­d the Nobel peace prize in 1970 in recogn­ition of his contri­bution­s to food securi­ty.Norman Borlaug was awarded the Nobel peace prize in 1970 in recognition of his contributions to food security. PHOTO: FILEFAISALABAD:Food ... [Published The Express Tribune - 19 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

China warns Norway about Dalai Lama visit

Dalai Lama is arriving in Oslo on a private visit on May 7th, 25 years after he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in the Norwegian capital.Representative Qin Gang from the Chinese Department of Foreign Affairs said in Beijing on Wednesday that China is ... [Published Norway Post - 22 hours ago]
Entities: Tenzin Gyatso, China, Norway
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Climate Scientist Wraps Up Lecture Series

MARYVILLE, Mo. - A Nobel Peace Prize-winning climate scientistrounded out Northwest Missouri State University's DistinguishedLecture Series on Monday night.Dr. Jean Brennan received the award in 2007 through her work withthe Intergovernmental Panel on ... [Published HighBeam Research - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Burmese Journalist Was Jailed for Political Activism

Win Tin, an uncompromising Burmese journalist who helped Aung SanSuu Kyi launch a pro-democracy movement against the brutal militaryregime and then endured nearly two decades in jail as one of hiscountry's longest-serving political prisoners, died April ... [Published HighBeam Research - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Nobel Prize winner speaks at Northwest

CAPTION: Renowned field biologist Jean Brennan presented a lecture this week at Northwest Missouri State University during which she spoke about common misconceptions regarding climate change. KEVIN BIRDSELL/DAILY FORUMBy KEVIN BIRDSELLStaff writerNorthwest ... [Published Maryville Daily Forum - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

All hail this Dove parody video: 'You're not actually a hideous monster'

Dove's 'real beauty' campaigns are well-meaning but patronising, so is glad to finally see a spoof version that sums up how women really feel Three women are asked by a scientist how they feel about their appearance. The answers range from "pretty good" ... [Published Telegraph - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

This Hilarious Dove ‘Real Beauty’ Ad Parody Will Change How You Look in the Mirror

You're beautiful the way you are. Really. Seriously, though.If you’ve ever seen a Dove ‘ Real Beauty ‘ ad, or even just looked in a mirror , you must watch this amazing parody by Above Average Productions, a comedy network that’s associated with Saturday ... [Published Time - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Keystone Foes Winning Celebrity Battle Supporters Dismiss

Foes of the Keystone XL oil pipeline appear to be winning the battle for endorsements from Hollywood celebrities and prominent personalities.Will it make a difference?Actors Mark Ruffalo, Robert Redford, Kyra Sedgwick, Jared Leto, and Julia Louis-Dreyfus ... [Published Environmental Defence - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

The Nomination of Article 9 of Japan's Constitution for a Nobel Peace Prize

Apr. 20, 2014Alexis DuddenOn April 14, 2014 the Norwegian Nobel Committee announced that the “Japanese people who conserve Article 9” had succeeded in registering themselves as contenders for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. As of this typing, the group ... [Published Japan Focus - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Nobel Peace Prize winner shares message of justice, coexistence on campus

Tawakkol Karman, the first Arab woman and youngest recipient ever to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, visited Elizabethtown College last week to share her ideals of peace and justice. Her visit was part of the Ware Lecture Series, which began in 2007 and ... [Published Etownian - Apr 19 2014]

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"You can't call into question the integrity of the people who have called for this; you can't call into question their struggle credentials and they are saying don't vote mindlessly, don't be voting cattle. Think when you're making that cross and remember that it is going to decide what quality of life you are going to have for the next five years."
...is a remarkable individual who is recognized internationally as a dynamic leader in higher education," said Saint Mary's President James Donahue. "His devotion to creating educational opportunities for young people in the Philippines, and demonstrated leadership as president of the De La Salle University System and Brother Provincial of the District of the Philippines reflects an inspiring religious commitment and remarkable qualities an educator and as an administrator. We are extremely proud to honor him."
"One child, one teacher, one pen and one book can change the world" said Yousafzai, who told CNN that she wants to become prime minister of Pakistan one day
"I think it is really good because Derry is a great example of how peace can come and how we've made a change" another said

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Tiny Pacific Nation Sues 9 Nuclear-Armed Powers [Published The China Blog - 13 hours ago]
(NEW YORK) — The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands is taking on the United States and the world’s eight other nuclear-armed nations with an unprecedented lawsuit demanding that they meet their obligations toward disarmament and accusing them ...
Tiny Pacific Nation Sues 9 Nuclear-Armed Powers [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 13 hours ago]
(NEW YORK) — The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands is taking on the United States and the world’s eight other nuclear-armed nations with an unprecedented lawsuit demanding that they meet their obligations toward disarmament and accusing them ...
Tiny Pacific Nation Sues 9 Nuclear-Armed Powers [Published TIME.com - 13 hours ago]
(NEW YORK) — The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands is taking on the United States and the world’s eight other nuclear-armed nations with an unprecedented lawsuit demanding that they meet their obligations toward disarmament and accusing them ...
MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: Student Microfinance Moveme... [Published MicroCapital - 14 hours ago]
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Chinese Labor Activists Detained [Published Washington Free Beacon - Apr 23 2014]
Chinese state security agents have detained two labor activists amid one of the country’s largest ever worker strikes, according to reports. The labor activists, Zhang Zhiru and Lin Dong, were advising factory workers on collective bargaining before ...
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