Beatrice Fihn from the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons calls on all nuclear states to disarm.
U.S. economist Richard Thaler won the 2017 Nobel Economics Prize for his contributions in the field of behavioural economics, showing how human
In this edition of State of the Union: Following the referendum in Catalonia and the robust police force used by the Spanish authorities, the
A little-known international campaign group seeking a ban on nuclear weapons has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Based in Geneva, the group describes itself as a coalition of grassroots non-government groups in more than 100 nations.
International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons given prestigious award.
The Nobel prize committee called Ishiguro an "exquisite novelist"
From Hitler to Suu Kyi, here's a look at the Nobel Peace Prize's controversial candidates and winners
British novelist Kazuo Ishiguro has been announced as the winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature.
Who will win the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize? The bookmakers think the names on this list are in the running.
Following the announcement of this year's winner, find out everything you need to know about the Nobel Prize for Literature
A trio of Swiss, American and British scientists won the 2017 Nobel chemistry prize on Wednesday for developing cryo-electron microscopy, allowing
The Nobel Prize for physics has been awarded for research into gravitational waves.
The 2017 Nobel Physics Prize was awarded to Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne for their contributions to the LIGO detector and the
U.S. scientists Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael Young have won the 2017 Nobel prize for medici
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi is urged to intervene in Rohingya crisis but IRC chief David Miliband says it's not that simple
Ig Nobel spoof awards have been held in the US recognising
Malala, 17, was shot in the head in 2012 by a Taliban gunman. Now she's got a place at one of the world's most prestigious universities.
Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, China’s most prominent dissident, has died aged 61, officials say.
The human rights and democracy activist was
The hospital treating Nobel prize winner Liu Xiaobo has said he is now “seriously ill”.
The jailed dissident was recently moved to hospital to be
Ailing Chinese Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo can be moved abroad safely for treatment and he wants to go to either Germany or the United
China invites Germany to treat Liu Xiaobo for cancer
China's jailed Nobel peace prize laureate Liu Xiabo has been granted medical parole after being diagnosed with terminal liver cancer.
Nobel prizewinner Bob Dylan said on Monday that unlike literature his songs were meant to be sung not read and that they only needed to move people
Legendary folk-songwriter Bob Dylan has finally accepted his Nobel Prize at a private event in Stockholm
The 75-year-old singer-songwriter will receive his Nobel Literature Prize in Stockholm in the next few days.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, who won the Nobel peace prize for the deal with the FARC and opposition leader Alvaro Uribe, who rejected the agreement met with Pope Francis in the…