NOBEL PRIZE

  • Congratulate Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi December 11, 2014

    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 Wednesday. Along with Satyarthi, Pakistan's Malala Yousufzai also became the youngest ever Nobel laureate and received the award for her work on promoting...
  • Nobel to Satyarthi will bring attention to child slavery: Shanta Sinha 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 in Oslo 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob December 10, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • 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...
  • Live: When my voice changed, my priorities were changed, says Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala December 10, 2014

    India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai received the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on Wednesday evening. The Nobel Prize is presented every year on December 10, the death anniversary of its founder Alfred Nobel. Ahead of the presentation the two Nobel laureates on Tuesday had said trust and...
  • 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...
  • Special Assam tea to be served at the grand Nobel Prize banquet on Wednesday December 10, 2014

    Stockholm: There is an Assam connection to this year's Nobel Prize ceremony here with a special tea served at the grand banquet coming from the northeastern state of India. For the first time, the Nobel Museum Tea Blend, created in honour of the scientist and Nobel creator Alfred Nobel, formed a...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Education key to ending child labour: Kailash Satyarthi October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Nobel laureate and child rights champion Kailash Satyarthi on Thursday said governments around the world "must invest" more on education to eradicate child labour and "build a peaceful society". "I strongly believe in good quality education for all the children of the world. So, the international community, the governments,...
  • Kailash Satyarthi's long road to Nobel Peace Prize October 14, 2014

    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. ...