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American Poet Louise Glück Wins Nobel Literature Prize

Oct 08, 2020 PTI

Louise Glück's poetry is “characterized by a striving for clarity," often focusing on childhood and family life, and close relationship with parents and siblings, it said.

Panel To Announce Nobel Prize For Literature Today, After Years Of Tumult

Oct 08, 2020 PTI

Authors often mentioned as contenders include Kenya's Ngugi Wa Thiong'o, Canadian poet Anne Carson and Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami.


Abhijit Banerjee Turns Up In Dhoti, Esther Duflo In Saree At Nobel Prize Ceremony

On Tuesday, Abhijit Banerjee became only the second Indian to receive Nobel Prize in Economics.

Amartya Sen's Bicycle, Malala Yousufzai's Shawl, Kailash Satyarthi's Kurta: The Stories Of Artefacts At Nobel Museum

Dec 09, 2019 Mirza Arif Beg

On December 10, Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Cremar will be honoured at the Stockholm Concert Hall, and all eyes are now set on what this year's laureates will be gifting the museum.


'Treat Them The Way They Want To Be Treated': What India Can Learn From Sweden's Fight Against Dementia Diseases

Founded by Queen Sylvia in 1996, Silviahemmet aims to contribute to the highest possible quality of life for those suffering from dementia in Sweden and abroad.

10 October, 2019

Olga Tokarczuk Wins 2018 Literature Nobel, Peter Handke Wins 2019 Award

Outlook Web Bureau

The Nobel Prize for Literature was postponed last year after a sexual harassment scandal left the institution paralysed.


08 October, 2019

2019 Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded For Work On Understanding Evolution Of Universe

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Three scientists will share the 9-million kronor (USD 918,000) cash award, a gold medal and a diploma.


17 June, 2019

Number Of Nuclear Warheads In World Declines, But Nations Modernising Arsenals: Report

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All nuclear weapon-possessing countries are modernising these arms - and China, India and Pakistan are also increasing the size of their arsenals.


13 May, 2019

Julian Assange: Swedish Prosecutors To Announce Their Decision On Rape Case

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Assange, who denies the charges, has avoided extradition to Sweden for seven years after seeking refuge at the Ecuadorean embassy in London in 2012.


13 April, 2019

Julian Assange Rape Probe May Be Reopened, Says Sweden

Outlook Web Bureau

Assange was accused of rape and other sexual offences, against two women, following a WikiLeaks conference in Stockholm in 2010.


29 November, 2018

Air India Plane Hits Building At Stockholm Airport

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It occurred at 5:45 pm (1645 GMT), about 50 meters (yards) from Terminal 5, the main terminal for international flights.


08 October, 2018

William Nordhaus, Paul Romer Win 2018 Nobel Prize For Economics

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The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences is awarded in memory of Swedish philanthropist Alfred Nobel.


01 October, 2018

Man At Centre Of Nobel Literature Scandal Convicted Of Rape

Outlook Web Bureau

Judge Gudrun Antemar said the role of the court was to decide whether the prosecutor had proven the charges beyond a reasonable doubt.


02 October, 2017

Three US Scientists Win Nobel For Medicine For Study On Internal Clock

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"Their discoveries explain how plants, animals and humans adapt their biological rhythm so that it is synchronized with the Earth's revolutions," the Nobel Assembly said.


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Students carry their shoes in hand, walk barefoot as they cross the waterlogged road after heavy rains in Gorakhpur.

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BJP's new national vice-president Dilip Ghosh (R) with party's new State President Sukanta Majumdar (L) during a felicitation at BJP Party office in Kolkata.

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National Cadets Crops women personnel practice firing during Annual Army Training Camp at Nagrota in the outskrits of Jammu.

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Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi alongwith PPCC President Navjot Singh Sidhu leave for Delhi in charted plane from Chandigarh.

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Beneficiaries wait in long queues to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose, at a government hospital near Balurghat in South Dinajpur district.

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