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China says awarding Nobel Prize to Liu Xiaobo was 'blasphemy'

The Nobel Peace Prize laureate who spent his last eight years as a prisoner of conscience died at a hospital in Shenyang, China.

Bob Dylan to receive Nobel prize in Stockholm at weekend: Academy

Bob Dylan to receive Nobel prize in Stockholm at weekend: Academy

Music icon Bob Dylan is to receive his Nobel prize this weekend at a meeting with the Swedish Academy in Stockholm, it was announced Wednesday.

Kailash Satyarthi's stolen Nobel replica recovered, three arrested

Kailash Satyarthi's stolen Nobel replica recovered, three arrested

Three persons have been arrested in connection with the theft of Nobel Prize replica, citation and ornaments from Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi's house in southeast Delhi's Kalkaji area.

Nobel Prize 2016: In Pics

Nobel Prize 2016: Here are the winners

Awarded for 'the Greatest Benefit to Mankind,' the Nobel Prize is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden, and based on the fortune of Alfred Nobel, Swedish inventor and entrepreneur.

Science under threat of neglect and apathy: Maha Governor Vidyasagar Rao

The Governor said that it has been 86 long years since CV Raman won the Nobel Prize for Physics.

Nobel Prize 2016: Bob Dylan not to attend ceremony

Nobel Prize 2016: Bob Dylan not to attend ceremony

The Swedish Academy announced on October 13 to award the Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 to Dylan "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition".

Bob Dylan now says will accept Nobel prize for literature

Bob Dylan was named this year`s laureate on October 13, but a prominent members of the Swedish Academy that awards the prize complained a week later that he had not responded to repeated phone calls.

Nobel Prize committee gives up trying to contact Bob Dylan

Nobel Prize committee gives up trying to contact Bob Dylan

The Nobel Prize committee has given up trying to reach musician Bob Dylan, days after he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Nobel Prize in Economics 2016: Know how the winners helped design insurance policies, executive pay

Nobel Prize in Economics 2016: Know how the winners helped design insurance policies, executive pay

Two US-based academics won the Nobel Economics Prize on Monday for groundbreaking research on contract theory that has helped design insurance policies, executive pay and even prison management.

List of previous Nobel Economics Prize winners

List of previous Nobel Economics Prize winners

The economics prize is the only Nobel not originally included in Alfred Nobel`s last will and testament -- it was established in 1968 to celebrate the Swedish central bank`s 300th birthday.

Nobel Prize in Economics 2016: All you must know about the winners

Nobel Prize in Economics 2016: All you must know about the winners

UK-born Oliver Hart and Finland-born Bengt Holmstrom won the 2016 Nobel Economics Prize for "their contributions to contract theory".

`Pleased as punch,` Nobel winner Michael Kosterlitz celebrates with sushi

One of the British scientists who won the Nobel Prize for Physics Tuesday said he was "pleased as punch" and celebrated with a sushi lunch and a glass of wine.

Joseph Stiglitz quits Panama Papers committee over transparency row

Joseph Stiglitz quits Panama Papers committee over transparency row

Nobel-winning US economist Joseph Stiglitz and Swiss anti-corruption expert Mark Pieth have said that a dispute over transparency had prompted them to quit a panel on reforming Panama's finance sector.

Mamata government bids to take over Tagore Nobel theft probe

The West Bengal government is approaching the central government seeking to take over the probe of theft of Rabindranath Tagore`s Nobel Prize medallion, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday.

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar 'misquoted' over Nobel Peace Prize: Art of Living

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar 'misquoted' over Nobel Peace Prize: Art of Living

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has stirred the hornet's nest by saying that Pakistani child activist Malala Yousafzai did not deserve a Nobel Peace Prize.

DNA: Today in History, December 10

Know all the historical events that happened on December 10 in this episode of DNA.

REALLY: Baba Ramdev `was denied Nobel Prize because he is black`

REALLY: Baba Ramdev `was denied Nobel Prize because he is black`

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev has claimed that he was denied a Nobel Prize because he is a 'black'.

Angus Deaton: Know more about the Nobel Prize winner in Economics

Angus Deaton: Know more about the Nobel Prize winner in Economics

Zee Media Bureau

'I felt pretty sleepy' Prof. Angus Deaton is said to have joked when he was asked about his feelings on winning the Nobel Prize in Economics, The Guardian reports.

Angus Deaton wins Nobel Prize for Economics

Angus Deaton wins Nobel Prize for Economics

Deaton's research has focused  on the determinants of health in rich and poor countries, as well as on the measurement of poverty in India and around the world