Sara Danius, the first female head of Nobel's literature award body, passes away at 57
Danius passed away early Saturday following a long illness.
Authors Olga Tokarczuk & Peter Handke win Nobel Literature Prize after 2018 #MeToo scandal
Last year's award was postponed following sex abus...
Swedish Academy names literature professor, Mats Malm, as new secretary
Previous secretary Sara Danius was forced to step down amid her husba...
Frenchman who sparked Nobel scandal to stand on trial for rape today
Married to Katarina Frostenson, a member of the Swedish Academy, Jean-Claude Arnault was an influential figure on Stockholm's cultural scene.
Physics Nobel goes to astounding discovery of gravitational waves
Stockholm, Oct 3 (IANS) Three American scientists from the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) have won the Nobel Prize in Physics for their contribution to detecting gravitational waves -- ripples in the fabrics of spacetime which were predicted by Albert Einstein a hundred years ago.
3 scientists win Chemistry Nobel for generating 3D images of biomolecules
Stockholm, Oct 4 (IANS) Three scientists have won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their development of an effective method for generating 3D images of the molecules of life.
Three scientists win Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Stockholm, Oct 4 (IANS) The Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson for the development of cryo-electron microscopy, which both simplifies and improves the imaging of biomolecules.
LIGO India cheers Physics Nobel for gravitational waves discovery
Kolkata, Oct 3 (IANS) The Nobel Prize in Physics going to the LIGO architects for their contribution to detecting gravitational waves serves as a major encouragement for Indian researchers to participate in mega science projects and be leaders in them, said an official of the LIGO India project.
Three share Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Stockholm, Oct 5 (IANS) Chemists Jean-Pierre Sauvage of France, Scotland's Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Dutch Bernard L. Feringa on Wednesday won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their work on molecular machines.
Does the Nobel Prize for Literature box Bob Dylan's art into the 'literary' coop?
Dylan shouldn't have got the Nobel. By seeing him as a 'literary' great is to confine him terribly.
‘A Bengali has done the nation proud’: Mamata Banerjee and Amartya Sen celebrate Abhijit Banerjee’s Nobel victory
The Bengal CM was one of the first ones to fete the half-Bengali, half-Konkani economist.
Cheers to 'Big Bang Theory': Sitcom gets a shoutout at Nobel announcement for bringing science to living rooms
A Canadian-American scientist and two Swiss scientists won the Nobel Physics Prize.
Scottish economist Angus Deaton wins Nobel prize in Economics
Deaton has won the Nobel prize in economic sciences for “his analysis of consumption, poverty and welfare,” the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said.
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.
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