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Know more about Nobel medals

Each Nobel medal is 18 carat green gold plated with 24 carat gold, weighs around 175 grams, protected against scratches and undergoes a meticulous process to take its final shape.

Future of science lies in India, China: Nobel laureate

The future of science lies in India, China and other Asian countries and these are set to dominate new scientific inventions and discoveries in the coming times, Nobel laureate George Smoot has said.

Nobel laureates urge Indian govt to act against sexual violence

Visiting Nobel laureates Shirin Ebadi and Jody Williams have urged the government to intensify efforts to put an end to sexual violence against women and lend support to a global campaign.

HK journalists slam China for violating press freedom following beating of cameramen in Beijing

Hong Kong journalists have condemned an attack on two cameramen outside the home of the wife of jailed Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo in Beijing.

Stop acting as Congress’ agent: JD(U) to Katju

Hitting out at Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju for alleging that Bihar government is trying to "arm-twist" the press, ruling JD(U) said he should stop acting as a Congress agent.

Serge Haroche, David Wineland win Nobel in Physics

France`s Serge Haroche and US researcher David J. Wineland shared the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Sacking of Nobel winner Yunus `sad`: Norwegian minister

Norway`s international development
minister has deplored the sacking of Nobel Peace Prize winner
Muhammad Yunus from the celebrated microfinance lender he

Philippines skipped Nobel over China death verdict

President Aquino is making efforts to spare Filipinos on death row in China.

India, 45 other countries attend Nobel peace ceremony

India was among 46 nations, including US&UK which attended the ceremony.

Liu Xiaobo far more deserving of Nobel than me: Obama

Obama, who received the Nobel Peace Prize 2009,
regretted Liu`s absence.

Nobel tries to assuage China ahead of ceremony

Liu, 54, was jailed in December 2009 for 11 years on subversion charges after co-authoring Charter 08, a bold petition calling for reform in one-party Communist-ruled China.

Attending Nobel ceremony non-issue: India

Krishna said attending ceremony for China dissident was not a bilateral issue with Beijing.

`Assange potential Nobel candidate`

Assange should be helped and even could be given Nobel Prize, Russia said.

India snubs China, to attend Nobel ceremony

India will attend the ceremony for presentation of Nobel Peace Prize to Chinese dissident.

Ties with Norway difficult after Nobel to Liu: China

Terming the Oslo-based Nobel committee`s decision to award this year`s Peace Prize to a Chinese dissident as "flagrant" provocation, China said it will be difficult to maintain relations with Norway like in the past.

Liu Xiaobo`s prison conditions improved after Nobel: Wife

Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo`s prison conditions improved significantly after he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, his wife said in an interview published Wednesday.

China wages propaganda war after Nobel

Censors were caught unawares in the 60 minutes after the Nobel announcement.

Dissident Nobel shows West`s fear: China state press

Chinese government has called Friday`s award to Liu Xiaobo an "obscenity”.

Cuba reacts with distaste to Nobel prize winners

Cuba expressed its distaste on Sunday for
the selection of Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo and Peruvian
novelist Mario Vargas Llosa for Nobel prizes, respectively for
peace and literature.

CBI probe into Tagore Nobel medal theft closed

The five year investigation by
the CBI into the theft of Rabindranath Tagore`s Nobel medal
and other memorabilia from Rabindra Bhavan museum in
Santiniketan, was on Thursday officially closed.