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FILE PHOTO: A bronze bust of Alfred Nobel is pictured before the Nobel Prize ceremony at Stockholm Concert Hall, in Stockholm, Sweden December 10, 2019. TT News Agency/Claudio Bresciani via REUTERS

How does the Nobel Peace Prize work?

Oslo, October 5 (Reuters) - The laureate of the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize, one of the world’s top accolades, will be announced on Friday in Oslo. Here is a look at how the award works: WHO CAN WIN? The prize should go to the person “who has done the most or best to advance fellowship among nations, the abolition or...

Luminary Learning Solutions Founder and Destiny Architect Vidusha Nathavitharana delivering a Leadership Development Program. Pic credits - Luminary Learning Solutions

Luminary heads training and development solutions with a difference in Sri Lanka

Colombo, September 6 (newsin.asia) - Luminary Learning Solutions understands and helps ease some of the daunting and poignant issues currently faced by organizations in Sri Lanka. The fact that “changing cultures” is really tough. Having been a part of the journey and facilitating for a conglomerate in their bid to augment functions, ensuring that everyone subscribed to same basic principles,...

© Carlos MAMANI Alvaro Cabrera, 10, searches for a cellphone signal atop a hill near Manazo, Peru while trying to take part in a virtual class; the UN says Covid-19 and school closures have left millions of children worldwide unable to access distance education

Worldwide, 463 mn children can’t access virtual schooling: UN

August 27 (AFP) - Amid the Covid-19 pandemic and widespread school closures, at least one-third of students affected around the world lack access to virtual education, according to a UN study released Wednesday. In all, an estimated 463 million children lack the equipment or electronic access to pursue distance learning, said the report from UNICEF. "The sheer number of children...

Luminary Learning Solutions Founder and Destiny Architect Vidusha Nathavitharana delivering a Leadership Development Programme. Pic credits - Luminary Learning Solutions

The rise of customized HR solutions in Sri Lanka

Colombo, August 8 (newsin.asia) - Companies with employee engagement programs achieve 26% greater year-over-year increase in annual company revenue, compared those who do not have formal programs (Aberdeen, October 2015). In a day and age where the market was inundated with off-the-shelf or cookie-cutter model solutions for HR, High5 worked with organizations to develop their own organizational ‘ecosystem’. High5 Consultancy...

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New Guinness World Record for Pakistan: 9-year-old becomes fastest to arrange period table

Lahore, August 4 (Pakistan Today) - A nine-year-old Pakistani girl has broken the record to become the fastest and youngest person in the world to arrange the chemical elements of the periodic table in the shortest possible time. Natalia Najam, a Lahore-based science enthusiast, achieved the Guinness World Records title after arranging all elements of the periodic chart in just...

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