23 Sep 2019
US President Donald Trump aired one of his oldest grievances at the United Nations on Monday: that it's unfair he never got the Nobel peace prize.
6 Aug 2019
Toni Morrison, the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature and one of America's best loved writers, has died following a brief illness, her family said in a statement Tuesday. She was 88. "It is with profound sadness we share that, following a short illness, our adored mother and grandmother, Toni Morrison,…
26 Jan 2019
A former Executive Secretary of the National University Commission (NUC), Prof. Peter Okebukola, has lamented that Nigerian university teachers have not been...
6 Oct 2017
Trump is a stern critic of the 2015 accord, and US officials say that he intends to tell the US Congress next week that Tehran is not honoring its side of the bargain.
6 Oct 2017
Nuclear disarmament group ICAN won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its decade-long campaign to rid the world of the atomic bomb as nuclear-fuelled crises swirl over North Korea and Iran.
5 Oct 2017
The Swedish Academy stunned the world last year when it awarded the Nobel Literature Prize to US counter-culture icon and rock star Bob Dylan. This year, experts say, the laureate will be more conventional.
4 Oct 2017
Scientists Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson won the Nobel Chemistry Prize on Wednesday for cryo-electron microscopy, a simpler and better method for imaging tiny, frozen molecules.
3 Oct 2017
US astrophysicists Barry Barish, Kip Thorne and Rainer Weiss were awarded the Nobel Physics Prize on Tuesday for the discovery of gravitational waves -- a phenomenon that opens a door on the extreme Universe.
13 Aug 2017
For some of us who aren’t members of political parties yet, we seem to be in a quandary. If you criticize this party’s policies, you are accused of being a member of that party and vice versa.
20 Jan 2017
The road to consistent peak performance is using your mind right, using the tool of your imagination to influence the sales process. Your life is already being influenced and controlled directly by your thoughts so this isn’t anything new.
11 Dec 2016
Bob Dylan, winner of the Nobel prize for literature, said in a speech read Saturday on his behalf that he was "honoured" to receive the award -- even as he failed to attend the ceremony.