A group of Chinese nationalists have forged ahead with their alternative to the Nobel Prize, the Confucius Peace Prize.
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The results of the first round of voting in Haiti’s presidential election has seen the government-backed candidate scrape close to elimination.
China has continued to voice its disappointment with the Nobel Peace Prize Committee and its choice of jailed dissident Liu Xiaobo.
Former Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian has been moved to Taipei Prison to see out the remainder of his 19-year jail sentence.
There’s been an outbreak of violence in the Solomon Islands capital following the sentencing of the country’s fisheries minister and MP for North Malaita province.
There have been protests in Haiti ahead of this weekend’s presidential poll.
There’s been a mixed reaction in the Philippines to the Pope’s comments on the selective use of condoms.
Burma’s recently released democracy leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has given more insight into the affects upon her and her family after 15 years of incarceration.
The engagement of Prince William and Kate Middleton has not just made headlines in Commonwealth countries where the prince will one day be their head-of-state.