Nobel Prize

Royal Swedish Academy prepares to hold awards ceremony of 2021

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 - 01:03 GMT

The Royal Swedish Academy is preparing to celebrate the Nobel Prize winners for 2021 from December 6 to December 11.

Royal Swedish Academy to announce winner of Nobel Prize in Literature for 2021 on Oct. 7

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 11:35 GMT

October 7 coincides with the birth anniversary of the award's founder, Alfred Nobel.

Royal Swedish Academy to announce winner of Nobel Prize in Literature for 2021 on October 7

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 01:31 GMT

October 7 coincides with the birth anniversary of the award's founder, Alfred Nobel.

Egypt's Women's Cinema Club celebrates 109th birth anniversary of legendary Naguib Mahfouz on Dec. 21

Sun, 20 Dec 2020 - 03:45 GMT

The National Cinema Center is organizing a special celebration for the 109th anniversary of the birth of the great writer Naguib Mahfouz on December 21.

WFP wins Nobel Peace Prize for fight against 'hunger as a weapon of war'

Fri, 09 Oct 2020 - 11:42 GMT

"With this award, we wish to turn the world's eyes to the millions of people who face hunger and food poverty," Berit Reiss-Andersen, chair of the committee, announced in Oslo.

Nobel Prize commemorates laureate, femtosecond flash inventor Ahmed Zewail

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 08:25 GMT

The scientist worked at the University of California, Berkely but moved to the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena in 1976.

Swedish Academy defends choice for 2019 Nobel literature prize

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 - 10:47 GMT

The Swedish Academy has defended its decision to award the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature to Austrian writer Peter Handke, saying he had made provocative comments but had not supported bloodshed.

Naguib Mahfouz’s 'Midaq Alley' screens in Mexican Cinema

Sat, 13 Oct 2018 - 10:39 GMT

The movie was the acting debut of Hollywood star Salma Hayek. It was granted a total of 49 awards.

Congolese Mukwege, Iraq's Murad win 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 - 09:53 GMT

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2018 to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad

Nobel prize in literature may be cancelled in 2018

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 - 02:26 GMT

Nobel prize in literature may be cancelled in 2018.

It's a man's world: Women scarce in Nobel Prize annals

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 - 06:00 GMT

The Nobel Prize statistics are dour reading for women, who've been awarded only one of every 20 prizes.

“Zokak el Madak” novel transfers to a play

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 - 04:53 GMT

Egyptian producer Yousry el Sharkawy received the copyrights to turn Naguib Mahfouz’s novel “Zokak el Madak” into a play.

El Sawy Culture Wheel hosts photograph exhibition

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 11:11 GMT

The photography exhibition “Ahlam Fatret Al Naqaha” [Healing Period Dreams] by the In Focus Photographers team will be hosted at El Sawy Culture Wheel from November 11 to November 19.

Note with Einstein's theory on life auctioned for $1.3 million

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 08:05 GMT

Strapped for cash in a Tokyo hotel, Albert Einstein wrote his take on life on a note and handed it to the bellboy instead of a tip.

Remains of the Day' author Ishiguro wins Nobel Literature Prize

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 09:25 GMT

British author Kazuo Ishiguro, won the 2017 Nobel Literature Prize on Thursday.

Profile – Author Kazuo Ishiguro

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 05:40 GMT

Kazuo Ishiguro is the proud owner of this year’s Nobel Prize, thanks to his novel’s themes great emotional power.

et Quote: Malala Yousafzai

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 - 09:22 GMT

“Let us make our future now, and let us make our dreams tomorrow's reality.” Malala Yousafzai

US trio Barish, Thorne and Weiss win Nobel Prize in physics

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 10:29 GMT

Scientists Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Physics for decisive contributions in the observation of gravitational waves.

Collective fascinations resonating Naguib Mahfouz works

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - 12:00 GMT

The 11th Anniversary of the death legendary Arabic author Naguib Mahfoz fell on August 30.

Malala defeated terrorism, going to Oxford

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 11:41 GMT

Education activist and youngest Nobel Prize winner, Malala Yousafzai, announced Thursday that she was accepted to study Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford.