NOBEL LITERATURE PRIZE WINNERS
Barack Obama, John Kerry congratulate Tunisian Nobel Peace Prize winners National Dialogue Quartet
Obama praised the Quartet, a coalition of four key organisations, to help bring Tunisians together in a peaceful dialogue.
Nobel Prize winners say stock markets are efficient
Are stock markets irrational, driven by greed and fear, subject to euphoria and panic? Or...
Iconic Einstein photograph fetches USD 125,000 at US auction
The picture was clicked on the occasion of the Nobel Prize winner's 72nd birthda...
My father was unperturbed, says Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi's daughter
He is a soft-spoken Gandhian on normal days. Today, he was also unperturbed. I saw him for 15 minutes after the announcement, before the media took over.
Rare playful photo of Albert Einstein expected to fetch $100,000
Einstein was so amused by this picture that he ordered several prints to give out to close friends.
Donald Trump's Nobel 'peace' nomination for 'vigorous' ideology
Harpviken said that whoever nominated Trump probably did it to secure more press coverage for the controversial candidate.
Infosys Science Foundation awards presented to six winners
Bengaluru, Jan 10 (IANS) Global software major's Infosys Science Foundation on Wednesday conferred its Prizes to five eminent academicians, selected by a jury of renowned scientists on November 15 last year.
Economics Nobel winner Angus Deaton cares deeply about India: Arvind Subramanian, CEA
"Angus Deaton's a great scholar, combining theory with empirics. Cares deeply about India. Searingly insightful on foreign aid," Subramanian tweeted.
Kailash Satyarthi's autographed chair, Amartya Sen's bicycle at Nobel museum
The museum has over 230 such signatures. Famous signatories include Barack Obama, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, economist John Nash and DNA-discoverer James Watson.
This is why India started its own university ranking system
MHRD’s recently-released rankings of India’s top institutions largely mirrors similar international studies. The next challenge? More local institutions in the global 500.
Elixir of youth: Dalai Lama to keep secret of his beautiful skin to himself
Dalai Lama said in jest that he won't divulge the secret behind his 'beautiful skin'.
Nobel Economics Prize to wrap up 2015 awards season
The economics prize -- the only one of the six awards not created in Swedish philanthropist and scientist Alfred Nobel's 1895 will.
Nobel-winning Economist Angus Deaton worried prize phone call was prank
Angus Deaton, who was honored for groundbreaking work on poverty and data collection, knew he had been on the shortlist but said he never thought winning would be very likely.
Emirati rights activist wins 'Nobel prize for human rights'
Ahmed Mansoor has since 2006 campaigned for freedom of expression and greater political and civil rights in the United Arab Emirates.
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