Tagged: Norwegian Nobel Institute

Obama cancels lunch with Norway’s king

The leader of Norway’s right-wing Progress Party said U.S. President Barack Obama‘s decision to cancel lunch with King Harald is wrong, and poll results agree. Results of an InFact poll indicated 44 percent of...

Nobel Peace Prize Gets a Record 205 Nominees for 2009

Nominations for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize totaled a record 205, the largest group of potential winners put forward in the award’s 108-year history, reports Bloomberg on Feb. 27.   Of the nominees, 33...