WILLIAM Nordhaus of Yale University has been awarded the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in honour of Alfred Nobel, for his path-breaking work in "integrating climate change into...

[WATERLOO, Canada] Canada's Donna Strickland, the first female Nobel Prize winner in physics since 1963, said on Tuesday that women have "come a long way" since the previous laureate,...

<p/> [STOCKHOLM] The Swedish Academy which awards the Nobel Literature Prize Monday said four members - who are traditionally appointed for life - were granted leave after a sexual assault...

[STOCKHOLM] The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Literature Prize, appointed a new head Friday as a sexual harrassment scandal rocked the prestigious institution.