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Sweden honours two Japanese and one American scientists for the invention of energy-saving blue light-emitting diodes.
Prize awarded to US-British man and Norwegian husband and wife team for discovering the brain's inner "GPS system".
A new "pan-Africa initiative" by the EU is really just an extension of colonial pretenses, writes Salami.
OPCW, currently overseeing destruction of Syria's weapons arsenal, to be presented $1.25m prize on December 1 in Oslo.
British and Belgian scientists receive prize for predicting the existence of the Higgs boson, or "God particle".
This year's award to the EU is adding to growing criticism over the choice of winners and the politics behind it.
Former winners criticise choice of EU for peace award, as Archbishop Desmond Tutu says bloc based on "military power".
Shapley, a UCLA professor, and Roth of Harvard, share the honour for their economic engineering theory.
Crisis-hit bloc of 27 nations praised for six decades of "peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights".
First Chinese national to win highest fiction prize praised for "hallucinatory realism" that mixes past and present.
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UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
 
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