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Global Politics

President Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize

President Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize early this morning for 'his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples.' according to the Nobel Committee in Oslo. We take a look at the significance of this.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Norwegian town of Geilo. Each year on the first full moon, the town hosts an annual Ice Music Festival that features music played on instruments carved entirely out of ice.

Health & Medicine

Kjell Magne Bondevik

Former Norwegian Prime Minister Kjell Magne Bondevik talks about how clinical depression forced him to leave office ten years ago, and his recent advocacy work to help end the stigma of mental illness.

Seeking a ban on cluster bombs

An international conference aimed at building support for a treaty banning the use of cluster bombs wrapped up in New Zealand today, and so far, 82 countries have signaled their support

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