Ban all forms of labour employing children below 14 years: Kailash Satyarthi
Ban all forms of labour employing children below 14 years: Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Saturday demanded a complete ban on all forms of labour involving children below 14 years, against the backdrop of Union Cabinet's nod to amend child labour law to allow them to work in family enterprise.

PM Modi pays tribute to Rabindranath​ Tagore on his birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid his tributes to Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore on his 154th birth anniversary.

We will never forget you: Malala Yousafzai writes to kidnapped Nigerian girls
We will never forget you: Malala Yousafzai writes to kidnapped Nigerian girls

Pakistani teenager and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai on Tuesday told Nigerian schoolgirls who were kidnapped a year ago by Boko Haram militants they will never be forgotten and to never lose hope.

Rudyard Kipling's birthplace to become tourist attraction
Rudyard Kipling's birthplace to become tourist attraction

The heritage bungalow in south Mumbai where author and Nobel laureate Rudyard Kipling was born will be converted into a tourist attraction by the Maharashtra government, a minister has said.

Child slavery 'most heinous crime against humanity': Satyarthi

Describing child slavery as the "most heinous crime against humanity," Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday called for a greater political will in the global development agenda to bring an end to the scourge affecting millions of children worldwide.

Another 450 Climate Reality Leaders to be trained on climate change

High-profile leaders in renewable energy are joining Nobel laureate and former US vice president Al Gore here to train another 450 Climate Reality Leaders on the science of climate change and solutions for the climate crisis while developing skills to effectively communicate about both the challenges and opportunities, the Climate Reality Project announced Monday.

Amartya Sen is a national treasure, only BJP can humiliate a man of his stature: Congress
Amartya Sen is a national treasure, only BJP can humiliate a man of his stature: Congress

The Congress party on Saturday slammed BJP for mistreating noted economist and Nobel laureate Amartya Sen, saying the Narendra Modi government must refrain from politicising the issue of extending his term as Chancellor of Nalanda University.

Neruda remains to head home after `poison` probe

The judge examining the cause of death of Chilean Nobel laureate Pablo Neruda has ordered his remains be returned to their resting place after being exhumed for the investigation.

Tales of a drum-playing, safe-cracking physics Nobel laureate

Scientists are perceived as absent-minded geniuses on some exalted plane of existence, oblivious to their appearance or ordinary matters in their quest to understand and explain the mysteries of nature.

Laser diodes may be used to power high-speed internet in future, says Nobel laureate

Laser diodes, used in some car headlights, will eventually replace LEDs to become the most dominant form of lighting and will boost wireless communication by leaps and bounds, according to Nobel laureate Shuji Nakamura, co-inventor of the blue light-emitting diode (LED).

Kailash Satyarthi to appear as guest on 'Crime Patrol Satark'
Kailash Satyarthi to appear as guest on 'Crime Patrol Satark'

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi will appear on popular reality-based crime show ‘Crime Patrol Satark’ as a guest on the special episodes on child labour and bride trafficking, and not as a co-host.

Satyarthi to visit Taiwan from Jan 14-18

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi will visit Taiwan Jan 14-18, a statement said Thursday.

Human connect has become superficial in digital age: Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Monday stressed the need to employ science and technology to bail out children reeling under abject poverty even as he lamented that "human connect" has become "superficial" in the digital age.

Cruelty against children is crime against humanity: Satyarthi

Nobel Laureate and Bachpan Bachao Andolan activist Kailash Satyarthi on Wednesday said cruelty against children and depriving them of education, freedom, security and dreams was a heinous crime against humanity.

Malala weeps at sight of bloodied school uniform

Pakistan`s teen Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai burst into tears Thursday at the sight of the bloodied school uniform she was wearing the day the Taliban shot her.

Northeast's traditional environmental knowledge important: Expert

The traditional environmental knowledge from India's northeast and northern regions, particularly the Himalayas, integrated with modern science is important for battling climate change, suggested Nobel laureate Betsy Weatherhead here Thursday.

Delhi HC lauds Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi

The Delhi High Court congratulated Kailash Satyarthi for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, while disposing of a petition seeking complete elimination of child labour from the national capital after the city's additional commissioner of labour appeared in court and assured of action on the issue.

Parliament should pass strong anti-child labour law: Satyarthi

 New Delhi: On the occasion of Children's Day Friday, Nobel laureate and child rights crusader Kailash Satyarthi urged parliament to pass a strong anti-child labour law in the upcoming session.

PM Modi to meet Nobel Laureate Aung Suu Kyi in Myanmar
PM Modi to meet Nobel Laureate Aung Suu Kyi in Myanmar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi among other leaders on the sidelines of the ASEAN and East Asian summits in Myanmar next week in his first interaction with the pro-democracy icon.

Nobel laureate Shimon Peres to visit India, call upon Modi and Sonia

Israel's former president and Nobel laureate, Shimon Peres, will be visiting India this week where he will launch a tri-lateral dialogue on food and water security involving India, Israel and Australia.