NOBEL PRIZE

  • Kailash Satyarthi's long road to Nobel Peace Prize 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Within the ancient city of Madhya Pradesh's Vidisha, a crumbling structure called Choti Haveli was once home to Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi. His father, a policeman, died when he was young. He grew up with his elder brother who recalls that Kailash was always a very...
  • President Pranab Mukherjee avoids comment on Indo-Pak relations October 13, 2014

    Oslo: President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday refrained from making any comment on the Indo-Pakistan relations and said the President of India does not make any observations on any "political or controversial issues". Asked by reporters whether giving Nobel Peace Prize to Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India...
  • France's Jean Tirole wins the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences October 13, 2014

    Stockholm: The 2014 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences was awarded to French economist Jean Tirole "for his analysis of market power and regulation". The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences decided to award The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel for 2014 to Jean Tirole for breathing new...
  • 'Who gave you this gold medal, sir?' 'The King of Sweden': American Nobel Prize winner for Physics explains what happened when the airport security questioned him over the prize! October 12, 2014

    2011 Nobel Physics Prize winner Brian Schmidt spoke about life after receiving the highest honour in the field of science at an event in New York City. The researcher received the Nobel for co-discovering dark energy - the reason that causes the expansion of spacetime to speed up. Among the other...
  • Kailash Satyarthi's 'Bachpan Bachao Andolan' saved lives of many minors October 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Kailash Satyarthi of NGO 'Bachpan Bachao Andolan' has won the Nobel Peace Prize for his crusade against child labour in India. CNN-IBN has joined Satyarthi's cause and highlighted how thousands of minor girls are trafficked to big cities and sold as bonded labour by illegal placement agencies. A...
  • Nobel Prize winner Satyarthi's movement against child abuse, trafficking October 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Kailash Satyarthi on Friday won the Nobel Peace Prize for his crusade against child labour in India. CNN-IBN joined Satyarthi's cause and the investigation revealed how thousands of minor girls are trafficked to big cities and sold as bonded labour by illegal placement agencies. "I will not go back...
  • Watch: Kailash Satyarthi's fight against child labour October 11, 2014

    Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi's Bachpan Bachao Andolan has been fighting child trafficking and child labour in India since the 1980s. Satyarthi and his team raided five factories in Delhi in 2013. ...
  • Efforts of Malala, Kailash have benefited millions: John Kerry October 11, 2014

    Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry has said the efforts of Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai - recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 - to promote the rights of children have benefited millions of young people around the world. Congratulating the two for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, Kerry...
  • Kailash Satyarthi of Bachpan Bachao Andolan wins Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    Kailash Satyarthi of Bachpan Bachao Andolan shared the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 with Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai. ...
  • Honoured to share the Nobel Peace Prize with Kailash Satyarthi from India: Malala Yousafzai October 10, 2014

    Birmingham: Pakistan teen activist Malala Yousafzai, who on Friday won the Nobel Peace Prize jointly with Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, called for dialogue to end the current strain in ties between the two countries. Speaking at a press conference in Birmingham, UK after the win, she said she was...
  • Nobel Peace Prize: PM Sharif hails Malala as 'Pride of Pakistan' October 10, 2014

    Islamabad: Pakistan's top leadership on Friday evening congratulated teenage girls' education activist Malala Yousafzai for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, calling her the "pride" of the country. "She is pride of Pakistan. She has made her countrymen proud. Her achievement is unparallelled and unequalled. Girls and boys of the world should...
  • Nobel Peace Prize winners Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai call for better Indo-Pak ties October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Friday marked a momentous day in the history of India and Pakistan when two of their child rights activists - Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai, respectively - won the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize 2014. The joint award could not have come at a more opportune time. The month of...
  • Live: Pak teen activist Malala Yousafzai on her Nobel Peace Prize win October 10, 2014

    Pakistan teen activist Malala Yousafzai was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 on Friday. She won the award jointly with Indian social activist Kailash Satyarthi. The Nobel committee said Malala was being awarded for having fought for several years for the right of girls to education, and showing by example that...
  • Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai share Nobel Peace Prize 2014 October 10, 2014

    Child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai shared the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education." ...
  • Fight child labour: Indian activist Kailash Satyarthi gets Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    Child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi has been honoured with the Nobel Peace Prize 2014. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and takes view over the Indian activist's achievement. ...
  • India proud of Kailash Satyarthi: Ravi Shankar Prasad October 10, 2014

    BJP leader and Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday congratulated Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi, saying he had done India proud. ...
  • Watch: Pak teenager Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Peace Prize winner, shares her story October 10, 2014

    The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education." Watch the 17-year-old's story. ...
  • Website of Satyarthi's NGO crashes, his name trends on Twitter October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Minutes after Kailash Satyarthi's name was announced on Friday as the winner of Nobel Peace Prize, the website of his NGO 'Bachpan Bachao Andolan' crashed due to heavy traffic while his name immediately started to trend on Twitter worldwide.Followers of his Twitter handle -- @k_satyarthi -- also swelled...
  • Nobel Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi hopes to work with fellow awardee Malala for Indo-Pak peace October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Child rights crusader Kailash Satyarthi, who shared the Nobel Peace prize with Malala Yousafzai, on Friday said he will ask the Pakistani teenager to join him in fighting against exploitation of children besides working together for peace in the sub-continent. The Bachpan Bachao Andolan founder said he personally knew Yousafzai...
  • Malala Yousafzai: From bullets to Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    The 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai rose to prominence in October 2012, when the Taliban tried to kill her for advocating the equality and education of women.The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi "for their struggle against the suppression...
  • PM Modi, Sonia Gandhi congratulate Satyarthi upon winning the Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Congratulatory messages poured in from various corners with statesmen and veteran politicians hailing the efforts of Child's Rights activist Kailash Satyarthi upon winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Satyarthi and added that the entire nation is proud of him. Modi also tweeted that Kailash...
  • I won't sit till I free every child from the clutches of slavery, says Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Expressing his gratitude after the Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize jointly to Child's Rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai, Satyarthi said that the award was a recognition of those millions of children still trapped in slavery. Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN, Satyarthi said, "I...
  • President congratulates Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated Kailash Satyarthi on winning the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to abolish child labour in the country, saying it should be seen as recognition of India's vibrant civil society in addressing the nations's social problems like child labour. The President said, "The prize...
  • Kailash Satyarthi, the Indian child rights activist who won the 2014 Nobel peace prize October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Giving India a moment of immense pride, Child Rights Activist Kailash Satyarthi has been conferred with the prestigious Nobel peace prize. He has been declared as the joint winner along with Pakistani teen activist Malala Yousafzai. Satyarthi is the eighth Indian to win a Nobel prize. He has...
  • Teenage Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai, shot at by Taliban in 2012, wins 2014 Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education." Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai has already fought for several years...
  • India's Kailash Satyarthi, Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai joint winners of 2014 Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    Oslo: The Norwegian Nobel Committee has awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education." "Children must go to school and not be financially...
  • Excerpts of Nobel Prize winner Patrick Modiano's works in English October 9, 2014

    Paris: Missing Person: Published by David R Godine (Original title: Rue des Boutiques Obscures) - "In this strange, elegant novel, Patrick Modiano portrays a man in pursuit of the identity he lost in the murky days of the Paris Occupation, the black hole of French memory." --"I am nothing. Nothing but...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 9, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay October 9, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: India warns Pakistan, says stop firing or pay the price October 9, 2014

    Putting forth a firm stance, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley in a strong warning said that if Pakistan does not stop the unprovoked firing, it will have to pay a heavy price. "If Pakistan persists with adventurism, Indian forces will make the cost of this adventurism unaffordable for them," Jaitley said. ...