NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

  • Cruelty against children is the biggest crime against humanity: Satyarthi December 17, 2014

    Bhopal: Nobel Laureate and Bachpan Bachao Andolan activist Kailash Satyarthi on Wednesday said subjecting children to cruelty is the biggest crime against humanity. The Nobel Peace Prize winner, who shared the prestigious award with Pakistan's education rights activist Malala Yousufzai said this at a function organized by Madhya Pradesh Governor...
  • Terror attack on children darkest day of humanity: Kailash Satyarthi December 16, 2014

    Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi said that no other act could be more barbaric than the one that happened in Peshawar. "More pro-active initiates need to be taken by the international community and national governments," said Satyarthi. ...
  • New Delhi: Kailash Satyarthi visits Rajghat to pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi December 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Sunday visited Rajghat in Delhi to pay tribute to the father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi. It was a proud moment for India as eminent child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi received the Nobel Peace Prize at grand ceremony in Norway's capital Oslo on...
  • Watch: Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yusufzai at Norwegian Parliament, PM office December 13, 2014

    India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 on Wednesday for their work on promoting child rights in the troubled sub-continent, where millions are deprived of their childhood and education. ...
  • Malala bursts into tears on seeing her blood-stained school uniform; 'You are so brave', says Satyarthi December 12, 2014

    Oslo: The sight of blood-spattered school uniform she was wearing the day the Taliban shot her, made Pakistan's teen Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai burst into tears, prompting fellow awardee India's Kailash Satyarthi to comfort her saying "you are so brave". The blue tunic, white headscarf and white trousers, stained brown by...
  • MP: BJP MLAs congratulate Kailash Vijayvargiya instead of Kailash Satyarthi for winning Nobel Peace Prize December 11, 2014

    Bhopal: While the world is lauding Kailash Satyarthi for winning Nobel Peace Prize 2014, MLAs in his home state are completely clueless about it. In the Madhya Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday, BJP MLAs mistakenly congratulated state minister Kailash Vijayvargiya instead. BJP MLAs claimed Vijayvargiya was honoured for his humanitarian work....
  • Oslo: Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi supporters celebrate his win December 11, 2014

    Indian supporters of Nobel Peace Prize 2014 winner Kailash Satyarthi took to the streets of Oslo to celebrate his win. The supporters brought the street outside the Norwegian Parliament to a colourful stand-still. A large gathering of Norwegians held a a candlelight vigil paying respects to children who need to...
  • Cartoon of the day: Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai receive Nobel Peace prize December 11, 2014

    India's Kailash Satyarthi received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 on Wednesday, sharing it with Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai, the youngest ever Nobel laureate, for their work on promoting child rights in the troubled sub-continent, where millions are deprived of their childhood and education. ...
  • Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai receive Nobel Peace prize amidst huge applause December 11, 2014

    Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai receive Nobel Peace prize amidst huge applause. Huge crowd had gathered below the hotel they were staying in to applaud the winners. With this the grand and warm celebrations have come to an end. ...
  • A lot to learn from both Malala and Satyarthi: Neha Dhupia December 11, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, actor Neha Dhupia said that there was a lot to learn from 2014 Nobel Peace winners Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai. "This is the first time 2 nations that do not get along have come together for a peace prize," said Dhupia. ...
  • Satyarthi has fought for 30 years: President Bachpan Bachao Andolan December 11, 2014

    India's Kailash Satyarthi received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 on Wednesday, sharing it with Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai, the youngest ever Nobel laureate, for their work on promoting child rights in the troubled sub-continent, where millions are deprived of their childhood and education. ...
  • I represent the sound of silence and cry of innocence, says Nobel Peace Prize winner Satyarthi December 10, 2014

    Oslo: India's Kailash Satyarthi received the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize sharing the prestigious award with Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai in Oslo on Wednesday evening. The Nobel Prize is presented every year on December 10, the death anniversary of its founder Alfred Nobel. Here is the transcript to the speech. My dear...
  • I am those 66 million girls who are out of school, says Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai December 10, 2014

    Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai received the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize sharing the prestigious award with India's Kailash Satyarthi in Oslo on Wednesday evening. The Nobel Prize is presented every year on December 10, the death anniversary of its founder Alfred Nobel. Here is the transcript to whole speech. Bismillah hir rahman...
  • India and Pakistan at one stage as Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai receive Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo December 10, 2014

    Oslo: India's Kailash Satyarthi received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 on Wednesday, sharing it with Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai, the youngest ever Nobel laureate, for their work on promoting child rights in the troubled sub-continent, where millions are deprived of their childhood and education. "Satyarthi and Yousafzai are precisely the people...
  • Freida Pinto to attend Nobel Peace Prize ceremony December 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Hollywood-based Indian actress Freida Pinto is all set to attend Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, Norway and support Pakistani child education activist Malala Yousafzai and Indian child rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi, who will be felicitated at the event Wednesday. Malala and Satyarthi will receive a medal and $1.4 million...
  • Happy to see Malala get the Nobel Peace Prize, says Malala's friend December 10, 2014

    "I am very happy that I will attend the ceremony with Malala. It is a very proud moment for me. It's also an honour for me that Malala invited me and Kainat for the ceremony. I'm very happy that I will see Malala getting the Nobel Peace Prize," said Malala...
  • First time an Indian-born is getting the Nobel Peace Prize: Industralist Rahul Bajaj December 10, 2014

    Industralist Rahul Bajaj has reached Oslo for the Nobel ceremony. "It is a proud moment for India. We are proud of Mother Teresa but this is the first time that an Indian-born is getting the Nobel Peace Prize," said Rahul Bajaj. ...
  • List of 2014 Nobel Prize winners December 10, 2014

    Stockholm: Here is a look at this year's Nobel prize winners. Peace: Presented jointly to India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education. The two will split the Nobel award of...
  • From Vidhisha to Oslo, Kailash Satyarthi's road to the Nobel Peace Prize December 10, 2014

    It's a proud day for India as Kailash Satyarthi will be presented the Nobel Peace Prize on Wednesday. As the world celebrates his work, we chart his journey from the small town of Vidhisha to Oslo. ...
  • Watch: Oslo prepares to crown Nobel Peace winners Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai December 10, 2014

    Oslo is busy preparing a grand ceremony to crown this year's Nobel Peace winners Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai from India and Pakistan respectively. This calls for a joint Indo-Pakistani celebration of the Nobel Peace prize. ...
  • India-Pakistan leaders must sit together and resolve issues, says Malala's father December 10, 2014

    2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai's father Ziaudin Yousafzai said that India and Pakistan should work together. "There should be people-to-people connect for India-Pakistan. India-Pakistan leaders must sit together and resolve issues," said Ziaudin Yousafzai. ...
  • Watch: Kailash Satyarthi's journey to winning the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize December 9, 2014

    Kailash Satyarthi's journey to winning the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize is an inspiring story. Kailash dropped his 'Sir Name' as a mark of protest against the deep rooted caste system. Kailash's 'Bachpan Bachao Andolan' is known for its raid and rescue strategy. ...
  • Malala is like my daughter: Nobel Prize laureate Kailash Satyarthi December 9, 2014

    Oslo: As the countdown begins for the formal announcement of 2014 Nobel Prize, Indian Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai on Tuesday said trust and friendship is key to sustainable peace in South Asia, as they asked the leaders of the two countries to embrace peace. "Trust...
  • Live: Freedom is a matter of right for children across the world, says Satyarthi December 9, 2014

    Oslo: India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai will be formally awarded the Nobel Prize for peace on Wednesday by the Nobel Prize Committee. ...
  • Amartya Sen lauds, congratulates Nobel Peace Prize winners Malala Yousafzai, Kailash Satyarthi December 9, 2014

    Nobel Prize winner Amartya Sen has lauded the two winners, Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai, for their work in the child rights. Sen congratulated the duo saying, "Sathyarthi's work dealing with children in bondage, being prevented from leading a normal life and fighting for their freedom and Malala's fight for...
  • Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarhi asks to end slavery, calls for Anti-Child Labour Act November 22, 2014

    Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi has sought the immediate enforcement of Anti-Child Labour Act to end slavery in the country. ...
  • Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarhi calls for Anti-Child Labour Act to end slavery November 20, 2014

    London: Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi has sought the immediate enforcement of Anti-Child Labour Act to end slavery in the country. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN ahead of the Nobel Prize ceremony in London, Satyarthi said, "Enforce the Anti-Child Labour Act in India and have all forms of child...
  • US human rights official to visit India, meet Satyarthi November 8, 2014

    Washington: A top American diplomat on human rights will travel to India next week to meet Indian Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi and announce a USD 3.2 million grant for health services to Tibetan refugees. On a week-long South Asia travel, Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy and Human Rights...
  • Watch: 'One is from Pakistan. One is from India. But we need to fight for the rights of every human being': Malala Yousafzai's powerful Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech October 15, 2014

    This year's Nobel Peace Prize winners - Kailash Satyarthi from Indiam and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan - are both child rights activists who have been tirelessly working to provide education to children. While Kailash Satyarthi has been rescuing children for over three decades, Malala Yousafzai is only 17 years of...