Nobel prize amounts will be cut by 20% in 2012, the foundation that runs the program announced Monday.
The winner of the Nobel prize in economics will be announced Monday in Stockholm, Sweden.
President Obama -- fighting wars in two countries -- will arrive in Norway on Thursday to accept the Nobel Peace Prize for 2009.
Iranian authorities confiscated the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize given to human rights activist Shirin Ebadi, Norway said Thursday.
David Waller has some simple advice for anyone looking to improve morale at their organization -- even if it's not the easiest advice to follow.
China sentences dissident Hu Jia to prison for alleged subversion. CNN's Jaime Florcruz reports.
Two Frenchmen and a German won the 2008 Nobel Prize in medicine for their discoveries of viruses that cause HIV and cervical cancer, the organization's Web site said Monday.
Hundreds gather in Manila, Philippines, to support the global day of action against climate change.
A Norwegian and an American have jointly been awarded the 2004 Nobel prize for economics.
Kenyan Deputy Environment Minister Wangari Muta Maathai has been named winner of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize, beating a number of much better known world names to the prestigious award.
Israelis Aaron Ciechanover and Avram Hershko and American Irwin Rose have won the 2004 Nobel Prize in chemistry for discovering a process that lets cells destroy unwanted proteins.
U.S scientists Richard Axel and Linda Buck have won the 2004 Nobel prize for medicine for work explaining how the human sense of smell works.
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