Latest Bono Stories

2010-09-09 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prix Galien USA committee, responsible for awarding the most prestigious prize in biopharmaceutical research and development, today announced the 2010 winner of the Pro Bono Humanum Award for the 4th annual Prix Galien USA Awards competition.

2010-08-20 12:52:00

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2010-06-22 08:00:00

LONDON, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Thomson Reuters Foundation today announces the launch of TrustLaw, an ambitious global service that will transform access to pro bono legal support and provide an international hub on anti-corruption and good governance issues. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090507/NY12658LOGO ) The new service (www.trust.org/trustlaw) will widen access to the rule of law and promote greater...

2010-05-25 06:30:00

LOS ANGELES, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- As announced earlier today, Live Nation has confirmed that the U2 360 degrees North American Tour will be postponed until 2011.

2010-05-21 10:19:00

LOS ANGELES, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Following Bono's unexpected back surgery earlier today, Live Nation confirmed that the U2 360 tour launch previously scheduled for June 3rd in Salt Lake City has been postponed. U2 fans with tickets to the June 3rd event are encouraged to retain tickets until updated show information can be provided.

2010-05-10 11:38:00

WASHINGTON, May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Children's Law Center today announced that its 2009 video won a Bronze Telly Award in the 'Non-Broadcast, Fund Raising' category.

2010-05-06 18:00:00

NEW YORK, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- U2's Bono joined President Clinton, Mayor Bloomberg and 1,300 members of the Irish-American business, political and arts communities at the American Ireland Fund 35th Anniversary New York Gala at the Lincoln Center Thursday to raise $3 million for Irish and Irish-American projects.

2010-05-04 10:55:00

LAS VEGAS, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hermes Creative Awards announced the winners for the 2010 International awards competition for creative professionals on Monday, April 26, 2010. ActionCOACH, the world's leading business and executive coaching firm in the world, won top honors in two categories for its global pro bono Coaching for a Cause campaign.

2010-03-30 10:43:00

NEW YORK, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Afghan and Rwandan female and male entrepreneurs are closer to their dream of creating sustainable businesses that provide jobs in their communities in Kabul and Kigali.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.