First Winners of Prince William’s £1 Million Earthshot Environmental Awards Announced

The five inaugural winners of Prince William’s Earthshot Prize, including Costa Rica and the Italian city of Milan, were announced at a ceremony in London’s Alexandra Palace on Oct. 17. Each of the winners received a £1 million ($1.37 million) …

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Myanmar Photographer Wins Bayeux War Reporting Prize

An unnamed photographer from Myanmar has won the Bayeux War Reporting Prize. Bayeux War Reporting Prize chairman and Franco-Iranian correspondent Manoocher Deghati said that the decision was unanimous among the jury.  The reason for the award was to highlight “the …

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Tanzanian Novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah has won the Nobel Prize in Literature on Oct. 7. The Nobel Committee for Literature awarded the prize to Gurnah “for his uncompromising and compassionate penetration of the effects of colonialism and the fate of the …

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NBC Refuses to Air Next Golden Globes Due to Ongoing Diversity Controversy

United States cable network NBC announced on May 10 that it will not air the Golden Globes next year due to the controversy on racial diversity and other ethical concerns. NBC said in a statement that it will not telecast …

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