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Activist Rajendra Singh wins Stockholm Water Prize 2015 Singh, who is widely popular as the 'Water Man', was named the 2015 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for improving water security in rural India, and for showing extraordinary courage and determination in his quest to improve the living conditions for … Read more on Economic Times

Emmylou Harris to Receive 2015 Polar Music Prize in Stockholm Concert Hall … Emmylou Harris will receive the 2015 Polar Music Prize in a gala ceremony that will take place at the Stockholm Concert Hall on Tuesday, June 9. Harris will be presented the prize by King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, along with her…

Prestigious guests at Nobel Prize ceremonies in Stockholm and Oslo Among the guests to attend the ceremony in Stockholm were New York banker Christopher O'Neill, who last year married Swedish Princess Madeleine, and her brother Prince Carl Philip – who brought with him his fiance Sofia Hellqvist – a former reality TV … Read more on…

Stockholm Festival: 'Girlhood' Takes Top Prize Celine Sciamma's “Girlhood,” above, which opened Cannes' Directors Fortnight in May, won the top prize, the Bronze Horse, at the Stockholm Film Festival Nov. 14. Strong American contenders, such as “Foxcatcher,” “Whiplash” and “Nightcrawler,” went away … Read more on Variety

Distinguished Faculty Member Ronald Clarke Wins Prestigious Stockholm Prize … Distinguished faculty member Ronald Clarke of the Rutgers School of Criminal Justice (SCJ) has received what is generally considered to be the top prize in criminology: the Stockholm Prize in Criminology. Clarke shares the award with fellow … Read more on News from Rutgers

Vienna Philharmonic receives Birgit Nilsson Prize Andreas Grossbauer, left, of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, and his precursor as chairman and present archivist, Clemens Hellsberg, center, shakes hands with Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf at the Concert Hall in Stockholm, Sweden, Wednesday Oct. 8, … Read more on The State

2014 Stockholm Junior Water Prize winner announced STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, September 4, 2014 — The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) announced that Hayley Todesco from Canada has received the 2014 Stockholm Junior Water Prize for inventing a method that uses sand filters to treat oil … Read more on WaterWorld

COMMENT: Canadian student wins 2014 Stockholm Junior Water Prize Haley Todesco, a Canadian student, is the big winner in Stockholm this week. She received the 2014 Stockholm Junior Water Prize for inventing a method of using sand filters to separate oil and water, leaving the water clean and reusable. Sand filter … Read more on Canadian…

Xylem recognizes 2014 Stockholm Junior Water Prize winner for research on … RYE BROOK, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world's most challenging water issues, congratulates Hayley Todesco of Canada, the winner of the 2014 Stockholm Junior … Read more on Business Wire (press release)

Stockholm Holds Competition With €11000 First Prize To Smarten Up The City Once again Sweden opens its arms to innovation and technological improvements on the society level. This time, the city of Stockholm is on the lookout for creative ideas that could turn the entire city smarter and more enjoyable for its inhabitants … Read…