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NOBEL 2012

Nobel 2012: Literature

Arguably the highest honour in the world, the Nobel Prize is an acknowledgement of defining contributions to humanity. As the announcements trickle in, Vasudevan Mukunth presents a synopsis of the discovery that commanded the prize and an introduction to the men and women who, to put it simply, changed the world. Voice: Lata Ganapathy



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