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It's bad: What Nobel-winner Abhijit Banerjee said about Indian economy

15 Oct 2019

It's bad: What Nobel-winner Abhijit Banerjee said about Indian economy

On Monday, Indian-born Abhijit Banerjee was rewarded the Nobel Prize, along with his wife Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer for their experimental approach to alleviate poverty.

Nobel prize in Literature cancelled after sexual assault scandal

04 May 2018

Nobel prize in Literature cancelled after sexual assault scandal

The Swedish Academy announced, on Friday, about the cancellation of Nobel Prize in Literature this year.

Nobel literature prize-awarding Swedish Academy rattled by sex scandal

25 Nov 2017

Nobel literature prize-awarding Swedish Academy rattled by sex scandal

A sex scandal has rattled the Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Literature Prize.

Kazuo Ishiguro wins 2017 Nobel Literature Prize

05 Oct 2017

Kazuo Ishiguro wins 2017 Nobel Literature Prize

62-year-old British novelist Kazuo Ishiguro has been awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature.

Dylan finally accepts Nobel Prize

02 Apr 2017

Dylan finally accepts Nobel Prize

The Swedish Academy stated that Bob Dylan finally accepted the Nobel Prize at a "private ceremony in Stockholm."

Dylan agrees to accept the Nobel Prize

29 Mar 2017

Dylan agrees to accept the Nobel Prize

The Swedish Academy has stated that Bob Dylan will meet them in Stockholm to accept the Nobel Prize in literature and will also present them with a taped version of his acceptance lecture.

What made news last week?

21 Nov 2016

What made news last week?

Demonetization politics continued with the opposition and Centre sticking to their views on the matter.

Bob Dylan won't come for Nobel Prize ceremony

17 Nov 2016

Bob Dylan won't come for Nobel Prize ceremony

The Swedish Academy has confirmed that Bob Dylan would not be coming to pick up his Nobel Prize at the ceremony in Stockholm.

Dylan will 'absolutely attend' Nobel prize ceremony

29 Oct 2016

Dylan will 'absolutely attend' Nobel prize ceremony

Bob Dylan broke his silence over the Nobel prize win, saying he will "absolutely" attend the prize ceremony, "if it is at all possible."

Dylan gets Nobel prize in Literature

13 Oct 2016

Dylan gets Nobel prize in Literature

Legendary 75 year old singer/songwriter Bob Dylan has been bestowed with the Nobel-Prize in Literature.