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Swedish Academy cancels 2018 Nobel Prize for Literature over sex scandal

The Swedish Academy has announced there will be no Nobel Prize for Literature laureate this year after an academy member quit over sexual assault...

Far left-wing Norwegian lawmaker nominates BDS for Nobel Peace Prize

Bjørnar Moxnes, a far left-wing Norwegian lawmaker, has nominated the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement for a Nobel Peace Prize. He claims that the...

Behavioral economics pioneer Richard Thaler wins Nobel Prize for Economics

The 49th Nobel Prize for Economics has been granted to Richard Thaler, an Economics professor at the University of Chicago. “He’s made economics more...

2017 Noble Peace Prize winner: International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) has won the 2017 Noble Peace Prize for “its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition”...

3 US physicists win Nobel Prize for discovery of gravitational waves

Rainer Weiss, Kip Throne and Barry Barish all played leading roles in an experiment that led to the historic discovery of gravitational waves –...

Watch: Nobel Prize winners predict how mankind will be wiped out

50 Nobel Prize winners took part in a survey done by Times Higher Education, which asked them one question: What is the biggest threat...

Colombian President on achieving peace: “I learned from Yitzhak Rabin”

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos received the Nobel Peace Prize today in Oslo, Norway for his efforts to put an end to the 50-year-old...

Watch: Nobel Prize awards from dynamite to Bob Dylan

The prestigious awards that are given out annually were first handed out in 1901. This year’s awards are being handed out this weekend. Find...

Colombian peace treaty to end 52 years of civil war

After the first draft was rejected in a referendum and a new version was approved by Congress, the Colombian peace treaty will be signed...

16-year-old Brazilian girl criticizes government, turns into media sensation

A young Brazilian girl turned into a social media sensation after she criticized the government in front of legislators. The 16-year-old spoke out against...