MEPs have decided that two Yazidi women are the winners of the EU’s annual human rights prize.
An American has won the prestigious Man Booker fiction prize for the first time.
From free trade to Ken Loach via the Sakharov Prize - what has been hot and what has not in Brussels this week.
Musician Bob Dylan wins the Prize "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition."
Alfred Nobel had broad cultural interests. Literature was the fourth prize area he mentioned in his will.
The Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded
The pair were awarded the prize "for their contributions to contract theory."
Nadia Murad Basee Taha, a 23-year-old Yazidi woman who survived trafficking and sexual abuse at the hands of ISIL, has been appointed Goodwill Ambassador for the United…
Filipino director Lav Diaz picks up the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival for 'The Woman Who Left', while the runner-up Silver Lion is split between Andrei Konchalovsky for Holocaust drama 'Rai'
UN refugee agency rewards Hellenic Rescue Team and psychologist Efi Latsoudi, who helped thousands of migrants reaching Greece.
SOS Children’s Villages International, an organisation dedicated to abandoned and orphaned children, has claimed the Princess of Asturias Award for Concord.
Beyonce gathered the gongs at the MTV Video Music awards, including the top trinket, video of the year.
It's time for Europe's biggest football competition, the UEFA Champions League. 32 European teams have been drawn on Thursday at the UEFA headquarters in Monaco.
The search is on to find which teams within the European Union are producing the most groundbreaking research project or product.
A total of 21 young Africans were awarded by Queen Elizabeth II as part of the second edition of the Queen's ''Young Leaders Award.''
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the Paris Agreement have won the International Cooperation division of the 2016 Princess of Asturias Awards.
Run by chef Massimo Bottura, the Osteria Francescana can be found in the Italian city of Modena.
Euronews reporter Chris Cummins travels to sunny Portugal and introduces us to some of Europe's brightest minds: ''It's fitting that here in Lisbon, the final resting place of the great Portuguese exp
At the Tony Awards in Los Angeles, organisers dedicated the ceremony to the victims of the Orlando shooting.
On June 9, 2016 the prestigious innovation prize, the European Inventor Award, recognised inventors whose creativity and scientific skills are
The American photographer James Nachtwey has won this year’s prestigious Princess of Asturias Award for Communication and Humanitites.
The first of the annual Princess of Asturias Awards has been won by the Spanish actress, theatre director and stage designer Nuria Espert. The
The final preparations are being put in place to arguably the most important film festival of them all, the 69th edition of Cannes, which kicks off this…
Hungary's capital, Budapest - a rising star in the culinary world - is proving that by this year hosting the European heat of the Bocuse d'Or world cooking contest.
Pope Francis has been awarded the Charlemagne Prize, given for outstanding services towards European unification. At a ceremony in the Vatican
Pope Francis has called for Europe to remember its founding values, as he received the Charlemagne Prize for his contribution to European unity.
Kenyan and Malaysian cartoonists Gado and Zunar have been awarded the 2016 Cartooning for Peace Prize. The accolade, which rewards cartoonists for