Malala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi win Nobel peace prize

One-Minute Read Fri 10 Oct, AT 11:08

Pakistani schoolgirl Malala, who was shot by the Taliban and has campaigned on girls' education, has won the Nobel peace prize

Sepp Blatter Fifa

Sepp Blatter dreams of a Nobel prize as Fifa bows to his ego

First Reaction Tue 9 Sep, AT 14:23

The Swiss is likely to win a fifth term at Fifa next year, but his mission is one of self-interest

Vladimir Putin

Was Nobel Peace Prize pick a 'sophisticated nod to Putin'?

Talking Point Mon 14 Oct, AT 13:26

Russian media claims the choice of OPCW for this year's Nobel 'indirectly acknowledges' president

Syria: chemical weapons mission seeks short ceasefire

One-Minute Read Mon 14 Oct, AT 10:55

OPCW team struggling to access some chemical weapons sites amid mortar shells and gunfire

Nobel Peace Prize Q&A: What is the OPCW, this year's winner?

Briefing Fri 11 Oct, AT 10:54

Destruction of Syria's chemical stockpile thrust it into spotlight, but OPCW has inspected 5,000 sites

Nobel Peace Prize: the five most controversial winners

Briefing Fri 11 Oct, AT 12:45

If Vladimir Putin collects award today he'll be the latest in a long line of questionable winners

Why the world weeps for Nelson Mandela

Fri 6 Dec, AT 08:02 Coline Covington

His death is especially sad not because he was perfect - but because he tried so hard

Anger as Nobel winner Mo Yan defends Chinese censorship

First Reaction Fri 7 Dec, AT 09:21

Salman Rushdie calls author a 'patsy' as he compares censorship to airport security

Morsi decree makes him Egypt’s ‘new pharaoh’ say critics

First Reaction Fri 23 Nov, AT 10:05

‘A major blow to the revolution’ says ElBaradei as president hands himself sweeping new powers

Burma frees political prisoners as Obama makes historic visit

First Reaction Mon 19 Nov, AT 10:51

President Obama praises Burmese counterpart for reforms, but Aung San Suu Kyi urges caution

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