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Nobel laureates receive prizes at home amid pandemic

The awards in the six categories were announced in nearly typical fashion in October, albeit with fewer reporters in physical attendance.

published on : 7th December 2020

Japan Nobel laureate Masatoshi Koshiba who found neutrinos dies at 94

Koshiba devised the construction of giant underground chambers to detect neutrinos, elusive particles that stream from the sun.

published on : 13th November 2020

Nobel Prize remained elusive for Stephen Hawking

Hailed as one of the most brilliant theoretical physicists since Albert Einstein, Professor Stephen Hawking never won a Nobel Prize.

published on : 14th March 2018

'Moment is now' to ban nuclear weapons: Nobel winners ICAN

The time to ban nuclear weapons "is now", nuclear disarmament group ICAN said Friday, after being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. 

published on : 6th October 2017

Anti-nuclear campaign ICAN wins Nobel Peace Prize

Nuclear disarmament group ICAN won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its decade-long campaign to rid the world of the atomic bomb as nuclear-fuelled crises swirl over North Korea and Iran.

published on : 6th October 2017

Nobel panel gives up knockin' on Bob Dylan's door

The Swedish Academy says it has given up trying to reach Bob Dylan, days after it awarded him the Nobel Prize for Literature.

published on : 18th October 2016