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Banerjee, Duflo and Kremer win 2019 Nobel Economics Prize

Banerjee, Duflo and Kremer win 2019 Nobel Economics Prize

 

The winners of the 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel (L-R) Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer are displayd on a giant screen during a press conference at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm, Sweden, on October 14, 2019.


October 14, 2019 - 11:04 GMT
Coveted Nobel Peace Prize to be handed out amid speculation

Coveted Nobel Peace Prize to be handed out amid speculation

 

FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 file photo, a bust of the Nobel Prize founder, Alfred Nobel on display at the Concert Hall during the Nobel Prize award ceremony in Stockholm. Controversy stalks the Nobel prizes for peace and literature in a way it rarely does for science. The revamped panel at the Swedish Academy who will hand out the Nobel literature prizes Thursday Oct. 10, 2019, for both 2018 and 2019 would relish arguments about the winners, rather than intrigue about the #MeToo scandal that forced the institution to suspend the prize last year. (Henrik Montgomery/Pool Photo via AP, File)


October 11, 2019 - 09:03 GMT
Peebles, Mayor, Queloz win Nobel physics prize for discoveries in astronomy

Peebles, Mayor, Queloz win Nobel physics prize for discoveries in astronomy

 

A screen displays the portraits of the laureats of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics (L-R) Canadian-American James Peebles, Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences on October 8, 2019 in Stockholm. - Canadian-American James Peebles, Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz on October 8, 2019 won the Nobel Physics Prize for their work in cosmology, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said. Peebles won one-half of the prize "for theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology," while Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz shared the other half "for the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star," professor Goran Hansson, secretary general of the academy, told a press conference. (Photo by Jonathan NACKSTRAND / AFP) (Photo by JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP via Getty Images)


October 08, 2019 - 10:59 GMT
N.Korean, US officials to resume nuclear talks after latest missile test

N.Korean, US officials to resume nuclear talks after latest missile test

 

Similar-level talks on North Korea's nuclear disarmament were held in Stockholm in March 2018 and then in January this year


October 05, 2019 - 10:53 GMT
Trump Names Robert O'Brien as National Security Adviser

Trump Names Robert O'Brien as National Security Adviser

 

<p>Robert C. OBrien, the then-special envoy for hostage affairs at the State Department, in Stockholm during the A$AP Rocky assault trial. Photo: Orre Pontus/Aftonbladet/Tt/Zuma Press</p>


September 18, 2019 - 18:42 GMT
Trump Meets a Contender for National Security Adviser Post

Trump Meets a Contender for National Security Adviser Post

 

ASAP Rocky Assault Trial Resumes In Stockholm


September 14, 2019 - 08:13 GMT
Swedish court finds American rapper A$AP Rocky guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm

Swedish court finds American rapper A$AP Rocky guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm

 

Rapper, actor and creative director A$AP Rocky is interviewed live on stage during the 2019 SXSW Conference and Festival at the Austin Convention Center on March 11, 2019 in Austin, Texas.


August 14, 2019 - 15:58 GMT
Nobel literature prizes for 2018 and 2019 to be given this year - paper

Nobel literature prizes for 2018 and 2019 to be given this year - paper

 

Sweden Stockholm Stockholm - The Swedish Academy of Sciences


March 05, 2019 - 12:19 GMT
Outcry in Sweden Over Footage of Pregnant Black Woman Being Dragged From Train

Outcry in Sweden Over Footage of Pregnant Black Woman Being Dragged From Train

 

A subway station in Stockholm. Experts say ethnic profiling in the subway and other places in Sweden was widespread.


February 04, 2019 - 04:06 GMT
2 American researchers win Nobel economics prize

2 American researchers win Nobel economics prize

 

Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences Secretary General Goran K Hansson announces winners of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences, 2018 Nobel Economics Prize, in Stockholm, Sweden October 8, 2018.


October 08, 2018 - 11:12 GMT
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