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Bob Dylan can't make Nobel ceremony
Bob Dylan can't make Nobel ceremony

Music icon Bob Dylan will not attend the Nobel ceremony in December to accept his literature prize because he has"other commitments".

Bob Dylan can't make Nobel ceremony
Israeli ex-president and Nobel laureate Peres dies
Israeli ex-president and Nobel laureate Peres dies

Israeli ex-president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres died on Wednesday, some two weeks after suffering a major stroke.

Israeli ex-president and Nobel laureate Peres dies
Nobel prize a tribute to 'courage' of Tunisian people: Obama
Nobel prize a tribute to 'courage' of Tunisian people: Obama

US President Barack Obama congratulated Tunisian civil society groups who helped secure a democratic transition on their Nobel Peace Prize win, calling it a tribute to the nation's courage.

Nobel prize a tribute to 'courage' of Tunisian people: Obama
Trio wins Nobel Chemistry Prize for DNA repair work
Trio wins Nobel Chemistry Prize for DNA repair work

Sweden's Tomas Lindahl, Paul Modrich of the US and Aziz Sancar, a Turkish-American, won the 2015 Nobel Chemistry Prize for work on how cells repair damaged DNA.

Trio wins Nobel Chemistry Prize for DNA repair work
'Gifts' from Chinese herbal medicine
'Gifts' from Chinese herbal medicine

Derived from a herb used to treat fevers some 1,700 years ago, the anti-malaria drug artemisinin is one of many treatments plucked from the treasure chest of ancient Chinese medicine.

'Gifts' from Chinese herbal medicine
Merkel has 'good chance' of winning Nobel Peace Prize: report
Merkel has 'good chance' of winning Nobel Peace Prize: report

German Chancellor Angela Merkel could win this year's Nobel Peace Prize, the influential Bild newspaper said, as the leader is lauded worldwide for her courage in opening her country's doors to refugees..

Merkel has 'good chance' of winning Nobel Peace Prize: report
Nobel winner Menchu hails Guatemala's 'great awakening'
Nobel winner Menchu hails Guatemala's 'great awakening'

Guatemalan Nobel laureate Rigoberta Menchu sees the unprecedented protests calling for the ouster of President Otto Perez as a historic moment for a country long torn by violence.

Nobel winner Menchu hails Guatemala's 'great awakening'
Malala turns 18, says world failing Syrian children
Malala turns 18, says world failing Syrian children

Malala Yousafzai told world leaders they were failing Syria's children, as the Nobel Peace Prize winner spent her 18th birthday on the Syrian border.

Malala turns 18, says world failing Syrian children
GDP inventor's Nobel medal sells for $391,000
GDP inventor's Nobel medal sells for $391,000

A Nobel Prize gold medal awarded to the economist who invented the calculation for the gross domestic product, Simon Kuznets, has been sold at auction here for $390,848.

GDP inventor's Nobel medal sells for $391,000
Nobel laureate Gbowee tells UN to face up to world of fear
Nobel laureate Gbowee tells UN to face up to world of fear

Nobel laureate Leymah Gbowee told the UN Security Council that peace worldwide was losing ground and fear is on the rise.

Nobel laureate Gbowee tells UN to face up to world of fear
Nobel protester sought to draw attention to 'murdered Mexican students'
Nobel protester sought to draw attention to 'murdered Mexican students'

A young man who disrupted the Nobel prize ceremony in Oslo by waving a Mexican flag streaked with red said he did it to denounce the alleged killing of students by Mexican authorities.

Nobel protester sought to draw attention to 'murdered Mexican students'
India Nobel winner says helping poor kids a 'passion'
India Nobel winner says helping poor kids a 'passion'

For Indian campaigner Kailash Satyarthi, who receives his award as co-winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, giving poor children a better chance in life has been his "passion".

India Nobel winner says helping poor kids a 'passion'
Malala Yousafzai, 17, to receive Nobel Peace Prize
Malala Yousafzai, 17, to receive Nobel Peace Prize

Malala Yousafza becomes the youngest Nobel Peace Prize laureate , adding yet another distinction to a long list.

Malala Yousafzai, 17, to receive Nobel Peace Prize
Malala donates $50,000 children's prize to Gaza schools
Malala donates $50,000 children's prize to Gaza schools

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai said she is giving her entire winnings from a children's rights award to help rebuild schools in war-ravaged Gaza.

Malala donates $50,000 children's prize to Gaza schools
Nobel laureate Malala wins World's Children's Prize
Nobel laureate Malala wins World's Children's Prize

Girl's rights champion Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Nobel Peace Prize laureate in history, won the World's Children's Prize.

Nobel laureate Malala wins World's Children's Prize
France's Jean Tirole, a leading economist 'of our time'
France's Jean Tirole, a leading economist 'of our time'

French economist Jean Tirole is a master of game theory and industrial organisation, who added a Nobel prize to a gleaming heap of honours for his work.

France's Jean Tirole, a leading economist 'of our time'
France PM says Nobel win 'thumbs nose at French bashing'
France PM says Nobel win 'thumbs nose at French bashing'

French Prime Minister hailed the country's second win of Nobel season as a slap in the face for those who take pleasure in criticising the embattled nation.

France PM says Nobel win 'thumbs nose at French bashing'
Nobel economics winners: Usually American, usually pro-austerity
Nobel economics winners: Usually American, usually pro-austerity

The winner of the Nobel economics prize is notoriously hard to predict, but it's usually an American male opposed to big government and big spending.

Nobel economics winners: Usually American, usually pro-austerity
Malala dedicates Nobel award to 'voiceless' children
Malala dedicates Nobel award to 'voiceless' children

Education rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai dedicated her Nobel peace prize on Friday to "voiceless" children around the world.

Malala dedicates Nobel award to 'voiceless' children
Dalai Lama row puts ANC on collision course with history
Dalai Lama row puts ANC on collision course with history

Dalai Lama asked for a visa to attend next week's first ever summit of Nobel laureates in Africa, Zuma's government demurred and the Tibetan cancelled his trip.

Dalai Lama row puts ANC on collision course with history