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1.Which humanitarian organisation founded by Henry Dunant was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize thrice?

2.Which organisation, founded by Peter Benenson, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for protecting rights of prisoners of conscience?

3.Which organisation, co-founded by Joseph Rotblat, was jointly awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1995 for its efforts on nuclear disarmament?

4.Which organisation was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997 for its work on banning and clearing anti-personnel mines?

5.Which organisation was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1999 for its work on providing emergency medical aid in several continents?


1. International Committee of the Red Cross

2. Amnesty International

3. Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs

4. International Campaign to Ban Landmines

5. Medecins Sans Frontieres

Answer to Last Column's Question: “Malgudi”.

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Which organisation, founded by Muhammad Yunus in Bangladesh, pioneered the concept of micro-credit?

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