Desmond Tutu

  • Anti-apartheid campaigner Tutu wins $ 1mn Templeton Prize April 4, 2013

    London: South African anti-apartheid campaigner Desmond Tutu has won the 2013 Templeton Prize worth $1.7 million for helping inspire people around the world by promoting forgiveness and justice, organisers said on Thursday. A leading human rights activist of the late 20th century, the former Anglican archbishop of Cape Town played...
  • Dalai Lama gets Fetzer prize for love and forgiveness September 28, 2009

    Vancouver: The Dalai Lama joined Bishop Desmond Tutu, eBay founder Pierre Omidyan, Power of Now author Eckhart Tolle, Nobel laureates and other spiritual leaders here to call for change in the world through compassion. The Tibetan spiritual leader, who is here to lead the Vancouver Peace Summit, and Bishop Tutu...