nobel prize

Fix climate crisis because Earth is all we've got, Physics Nobel prize winner says

"So we better spend our time and energy trying to fix it than trying to imagine that we will ... destroy it and leave it," he said.

By REUTERS
07/12/2019
Grapevine: A passage from India

Movers and shakers in Israeli society.

Ethiopian Prime Minister wins Nobel Peace Prize

Kudos to the Nobel Peace Prize committee for recognizing the bold visions and action of Ethiopia’s youthful Prime Minister, Dr. Abiy Ahmed.

Nobel Prize announces 2019 literature winners from Austria, Poland

Last years award was not handed out due to a protracted scandal involving allegations of sexual abuse and financial misconduct.

A Nobel for Sweden's Greta Thunberg? A tough decision for prize committee

Thunberg, one of few people whose nomination has become known before the awards ceremony, is the bookmakers' favorite to win the prize next month.

By REUTERS
25/09/2019
Will teenager Greta Thunberg win the Nobel Peace Prize?

Labor MK Stav Shaffir spoke with Maariv about how a social protest can take on the world.

By IRIS GEORLETTE/MAARIV
23/03/2019
Russian physics Nobel Prize winner Zhores Alferov dies at 88

His work won him many scientific awards and he was an honorary member of research institutions including the American National Academy of Sciences.

By REUTERS
02/03/2019
U.S. asked Japan's Abe to nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize-report

The report follows Trump's claim on Friday that Abe had nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize for opening talks and easing tensions with North Korea.

By REUTERS
17/02/2019
U.S. President Donald Trump points to a questioner while taking questions during a news conference
Trump makes his case for Nobel Peace Prize, complains he'll never get it

"They gave it to Obama. He didn't even know what he got it for. He was there for about 15 seconds and he got the Nobel Prize. He said, 'Oh, what did I get it for?'" Trump grumbled.

By REUTERS
15/02/2019
Nadia Murad before she visited Yad Vashem.
Yazidi genocide survivor will use Nobel money to build hospital

400,000 Yazidis remain without basic services and are unable to return to homes four years after genocide.

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