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Trio of researchers win Nobel Prize in Economics for poverty work

Trio of researchers win Nobel Prize in Economics for poverty work

A trio of American economists on Monday won the Nobel Economics Prize for their work in the fight against poverty, including with new approaches in education and healthcare, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said.

Swedish Academy names new jury members for Nobel Prize in literature

Swedish Academy names new jury members for Nobel Prize in literature

Five literary figures have been named temporary members of the Nobel Committee that awards the Nobel Prize in literature.

Kazuo Ishiguro wins 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature

Kazuo Ishiguro wins 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature

Japanese-born Kazuo Ishiguro has won the Nobel Prize for Literature for uncovering ‘the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world,’ the Swedish Academy said on Thursday ...

Swedish Academy says Bob Dylan won't attend Nobel Prize ceremony

Swedish Academy says Bob Dylan won't attend Nobel Prize ceremony

American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature last month, has decided not to attend the award ceremony in Stockholm, the Swedish Academy said on Wednesday.

Italian Nobel-winning playwright Dario Fo dies

Italian Nobel-winning playwright Dario Fo dies

Nobel prize-winning Italian playwright and actor Dario Fo has died, the Italian government said on Thursday.

Japanese scientist wins 2016 Nobel medicine prize

Japanese scientist wins 2016 Nobel medicine prize

Japan's Yoshinori Ohsumi won the 2016 Nobel prize for medicine or physiology for his discovery of how cells break down and recycle their content, which could lead to a better understanding of cancer, Parkinson's and type 2 diabetes.

Hungarian Nobel Literature Prize winner Imre Kertesz dies

Hungarian Nobel Literature Prize winner Imre Kertesz dies

Hungarian novelist and Auschwitz survivor Imre Kertesz, winner of the 2002 Nobel Literature Prize, died on Thursday at the age of 86 after a long illness, the state news agency MTI reported, citing his publisher.