Sweden is mourning the death of one of its most famous literary figures, the Nobel Prize-winning poet Tomas Transtromer. Members of the Nobel academy
The Pope's refusal to hold a meeting with the Dalai Lama for fear of upsetting China is heavily criticised by a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Thousands of children cheered as this year’s Nobel Peace Prize winners Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi arrived at a concert in Oslo. The
Nobel Peace Prizes were presented on Wednesday (December 10) to joint 2014 winners Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for
Two champions of children’s rights have been honoured with the Nobel Peace Prize at a ceremony in Oslo. The award was shared between Indian activist
This is our as-it-happened coverage of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala picking up her joint Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, Norway.
She shared the prize
Russian oligarch Alisher Usmanov says he will give a Nobel prize medal which he bought in an auction, back to its original owner. The billionaire
By both being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, they became united by the in the same struggle for children’s rights: Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan
This week the Nobel Prize for Economics was awarded to the French researcher Jean Tirole. It came as a shock for the Toulouse School of Economics
Supermodel Naomi Campbell has been mocked after congratulating ‘malaria’ on winning the Nobel Peace Prize.
The catwalk star was trying to
This is how the award of the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 unfolded on Friday, October 10.
Following the discovery of the Higgs boson, this year’s Nobel prize for physics – as expected – went to the two men who first came up with the theory
The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2013.
What does it do?
The OPCW is an
Canadian Alice Munro won the Nobel Prize in Literature for being the “master of the contemporary short story,” the award-giving body said on
Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel won the 2013 Nobel Prize for chemistry for the development of multiscale models for complex chemical
Like many countries in Europe, Italy is struggling with problems of its own making following sleaze, scandal and corruption, although it has received
A day after receiving the Nobel Prize for Peace on behalf of the European Union, EU Commission President José Manuel Barroso answered questions from
A continent cursed by world wars has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
“We must all turn our backs upon the horrors of the past. We must look to
As president of the European Commission for 10 years, Jacques Delors has been one of the principal architects of the EU.
With the Nobel Peace Prize
This week, EU finance ministers met to discuss a future banking union but they failed to reach any agreement on how it would be structured.
For the past three years, Greece has been a symbol of the eurozone crisis. A symbol it would like to get rid of.
Yet now, it has become another
Europe was destroyed by World War Two. To rebuild and sow new stability – in the hope that peace would prevail – former enemies would work together
Is Europe attractive to scientists? Can entertainment, like TV and computer games, be an obstacle to young people developing a scientific mind
As the Nobel Awards are about to be handed out in Stockholm, Sweden euronew’s Isabelle Kumar caught up with Economics Prize winner Professor