Dalai Lama cancels US trip on doctors` orders

The Dalai Lama on Friday canceled a US trip next month after doctors advised him to rest, a decision sure to heighten concerns among the 80-year-old Tibetan leader`s supporters.

World has 'lost humanity' on Syria: Malala

Teenage Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai appealed on Friday for leaders to do more on Syria, saying that the drowning of a toddler showed the world had "lost humanity."

Interference in academic matters extreme under NDA regime: Amartya

The extent of government intervention in academic matters has become "extraordinarily common" and often "politically extreme" under the NDA regime, says Nobel laureate Amartya Sen.

Satyarthi urges youth to join in campaign against child labour

Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday called upon the youth to join him in his "ambitious campaign of protecting 100 billion left out children".

RK Pachauri case: Exclusive interview with sexual harassment victim

Watch the exclusive interview of the 29-year-old research associate, who has accused TERI chief RK Pachauri of sexual harassment.

British Nobel laureate quits after criticising women

English scientist Tim Hunt, awarded the Nobel Prize in physiology and medicine in 2001, quit his post at University College London (UCL) on Thursday for his comments on the behaviour of women in the science field.

Satyarthi suggests two committees for Nepal's post-quake reconstruction

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi has recommended the Nepal government to form two separate bodies for the reconstruction of physical infrastructure ravaged by two earthquakes in the country.

John Nash, wife die in car crash in New Jersey

Nobel laureate, American mathematician whose works in game theory, differential geometry, and partial differential equations provided insight into complex systems of chance in daily life died in a car crash on Sunday.

Ban all forms of labour employing children below 14 years: Kailash Satyarthi
Ban all forms of labour employing children below 14 years: Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Saturday demanded a complete ban on all forms of labour involving children below 14 years, against the backdrop of Union Cabinet's nod to amend child labour law to allow them to work in family enterprise.

PM Modi pays tribute to Rabindranath​ Tagore on his birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid his tributes to Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore on his 154th birth anniversary.

We will never forget you: Malala Yousafzai writes to kidnapped Nigerian girls
We will never forget you: Malala Yousafzai writes to kidnapped Nigerian girls

Pakistani teenager and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai on Tuesday told Nigerian schoolgirls who were kidnapped a year ago by Boko Haram militants they will never be forgotten and to never lose hope.

Rudyard Kipling's birthplace to become tourist attraction
Rudyard Kipling's birthplace to become tourist attraction

The heritage bungalow in south Mumbai where author and Nobel laureate Rudyard Kipling was born will be converted into a tourist attraction by the Maharashtra government, a minister has said.

Fear behind current stock market highs: Nobel laureate

Fear rather than euphoria is currently driving global stock markets to new highs, Nobel Economics laureate Robert Shiller said in a German newspaper interview on Sunday.

Child slavery 'most heinous crime against humanity': Satyarthi

Describing child slavery as the "most heinous crime against humanity," Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday called for a greater political will in the global development agenda to bring an end to the scourge affecting millions of children worldwide.

Another 450 Climate Reality Leaders to be trained on climate change

High-profile leaders in renewable energy are joining Nobel laureate and former US vice president Al Gore here to train another 450 Climate Reality Leaders on the science of climate change and solutions for the climate crisis while developing skills to effectively communicate about both the challenges and opportunities, the Climate Reality Project announced Monday.

Amartya Sen is a national treasure, only BJP can humiliate a man of his stature: Congress
Amartya Sen is a national treasure, only BJP can humiliate a man of his stature: Congress

The Congress party on Saturday slammed BJP for mistreating noted economist and Nobel laureate Amartya Sen, saying the Narendra Modi government must refrain from politicising the issue of extending his term as Chancellor of Nalanda University.

Neruda remains to head home after `poison` probe

The judge examining the cause of death of Chilean Nobel laureate Pablo Neruda has ordered his remains be returned to their resting place after being exhumed for the investigation.

Tales of a drum-playing, safe-cracking physics Nobel laureate

Scientists are perceived as absent-minded geniuses on some exalted plane of existence, oblivious to their appearance or ordinary matters in their quest to understand and explain the mysteries of nature.

Laser diodes may be used to power high-speed internet in future, says Nobel laureate

Laser diodes, used in some car headlights, will eventually replace LEDs to become the most dominant form of lighting and will boost wireless communication by leaps and bounds, according to Nobel laureate Shuji Nakamura, co-inventor of the blue light-emitting diode (LED).

Kailash Satyarthi to appear as guest on 'Crime Patrol Satark'
Kailash Satyarthi to appear as guest on 'Crime Patrol Satark'

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi will appear on popular reality-based crime show ‘Crime Patrol Satark’ as a guest on the special episodes on child labour and bride trafficking, and not as a co-host.