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The Trump campaign released an ad this week touting President Donald Trump’s Nobel Peace Prize nomination, which was mispelled as “Noble.” The Trump campaign released an ad that incorrectly spelled the “Nobel” Peace Prize as “Noble” to celebrate his second nomination. A far-right Norweigan lawmaker again put forth President Donald Trump’s name for the prestigious …

President Donald Trump has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize, just weeks after helping to broker peace between Israel and the United Arab Emirates. He was nominated by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a member of the Norwegian Parliament, who praised Trump for his efforts towards resolving conflicts worldwide. ‘For his merit, I think he has …

Greta Thunberg, the Swedish environment campaigner, has been awarded a new humanitarian prize worth one million euros. The 17-year-old founder of School Strike for Climate, won the inaugural Gulbenkian Prize for Humanity. Judges described her as “one of the most remarkable figures of our days”. Ms Thunberg said she will be donating the prize money …

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The latest U.S. government action against China’s Huawei takes direct aim at the company’s HiSilicon chip division — a business that in a few short years has become central to China’s ambitions in semiconductor technology but will now lose access to tools that are central to its success. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. …

Stray FM donates Secret Sound cash to charity Stray FM’s Secret Sound competition’s been suspended during the coronavirus outbreak. However, in light of the challenging times we all face, the station has decided to donate the cash prize to two local charities. Sarah Barry, Managing Director at Stray FM, states ‘it’s time …

A lucky EuroMillions ticketholder from the UK has scooped a massive £57m jackpot. Camelot’s Andy Carter, Senior Winners’ Advisor at The National Lottery, said: “It’s a brilliant result for a UK ticket-holder who has scooped tonight’s massive £57M jackpot. “Players are urged to check their tickets to see if their wildest dreams have come true. “For …

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited a melting glacier in Pakistan in October The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have announced a global prize to tackle climate issues, pledging “a decade of action to repair the Earth”. Five winners will receive the Earthshot Prize every year between 2021 and …

Good morning, NBC News readers. We’re learning more about what two associates of Rudy Giuliani arrested on campaign finance charges have been up to, Californians are waging a two-pronged fight against wildfires and rolling blackouts, and we have a new Nobel Peace Prize winner. Here’s what we’re watching this Friday. Arrested Giuliani associates tried to …

Image copyright Getty Images Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has won this year’s Nobel Peace Prize for “his efforts to achieve international peace and co-operation”. This year’s Nobel Peace Prize is the 100th to be awarded, but why is it so prestigious and who are some of the previous winners? Who are some of the …

DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images The Nobel Committee has caused numerous controversies over its lengthy history, with the awarding of several winners of its Peace Prize being questioned. Its decision to give the award to the European Union in 2012 was met with derision from some corners, given the financial crises, rights records and foreign policies of …