Nobel Prize Winner Thinks No One Should Ever Retire
KUOW News and Information
It's a big moment for a man who's had many big moments in his life – most notably the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize for founding Grameen Bank, which loans small sums, aka "microcredit," to the poor, mainly women, so they can start their own businesses.
Sepp Blatter and the Nobel Prize: What is Putin Thinking?
Law Street Media (blog)
Although Blatter has many awards and served FIFA for 17 years as president, he is in no way qualified to receive a Nobel Prize. In fact, given that the Nobel Prize is only given in Chemistry, Peace, Physics, Physiology, Literature, and Medicine, Putin ...
Ahtisaari: “Finland won't survive without foreign labour”
On a visit to Oulu on Wednesday, the Nobel Peace Prize-winner told Yle that he has been saddened by the domestic debate over immigration, noting that it has harmed Finland's international reputation. “I have monitored the debate over immigration with ...
FIFA's Sepp Blatter deserves Nobel Prize, Vladimir Putin says
Blatter has long coveted a Nobel Peace Prize for FIFA on behalf of world soccer, but the corruption cases appear finally to have ended that hope. On June 15, the Nobel Peace Center in Norway terminated its cooperation with FIFA in a project called ...