Sweden’s Nobel banquet cancelled for first time in decades

Sweden’s Nobel banquet cancelled for first time in decades

Sweden's most lavish party of the year – the Nobel Prize banquet – will not go ahead this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Stockholm’s controversial Nobel Center has found a new home

Stockholm’s controversial Nobel Center has found a new home

#AdventCalendar: The dinner that proves Sweden is anything but lagom
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Who will win the Nobel Prize in Economics? It’s relatively easy to predict

Who will win the Nobel Prize in Economics? It’s relatively easy to predict

Swedish Academy sparks criticism with new Nobel Prize controversy

Swedish Academy sparks criticism with new Nobel Prize controversy

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Norway’s Nobel Peace Prize

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg nominated for Norway’s Nobel Peace Prize

Five things to know about the Nobel Prize in Literature

Five things to know about the Nobel Prize in Literature

Japanese novelist Murakami pulls out of Sweden’s ‘new Nobel’

Japanese novelist Murakami pulls out of Sweden’s ‘new Nobel’

Four writers shortlisted for ‘the new Nobel Literature Prize’

Four writers shortlisted for ‘the new Nobel Literature Prize’

Swedish intellectuals form new literature prize in Nobel protest

Swedish intellectuals form new literature prize in Nobel protest

A dress with a message steals the show at the 2017 Nobel Banquet

A dress with a message steals the show at the 2017 Nobel Banquet

Behind the top secret scenes of Stockholm’s Nobel banquet

Behind the top secret scenes of Stockholm’s Nobel banquet

Why behavioural economics can protect you against marketing tricks: Nobel Prize explained

Why behavioural economics can protect you against marketing tricks: Nobel Prize explained

‘We’re THRILLED Kazuo Ishiguro has won the Nobel Prize’

‘We’re THRILLED Kazuo Ishiguro has won the Nobel Prize’

BLOG: British writer Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize in Literature

BLOG: British writer Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Nobel speculations: Who will win the Literature prize?

Nobel speculations: Who will win the Literature prize?

Moving beyond blobology: The 2017 Nobel Chemistry Prize explained

Moving beyond blobology: The 2017 Nobel Chemistry Prize explained

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017

BLOG: German and American scientists win Nobel Prize in Physics 2017

BLOG: German and American scientists win Nobel Prize in Physics 2017

Nobel Literature Prize to be announced later this week

Nobel Literature Prize to be announced later this week

How this year’s Nobel Prize explains jetlag and your body clock

How this year’s Nobel Prize explains jetlag and your body clock

BLOG: American trio win Nobel Prize in Medicine 2017

BLOG: American trio win Nobel Prize in Medicine 2017

Nobel winners to get bigger cash prize

Nobel winners to get bigger cash prize

What I learned at the Nobel Week Dialogue

What I learned at the Nobel Week Dialogue

Dylan notably absent as Nobel laureates accept prizes

Dylan notably absent as Nobel laureates accept prizes

Sweden to invest millions in controversial Nobel Center

Sweden to invest millions in controversial Nobel Center

‘I’d say he’s arrogant but I’d be lying’: Swedes on Bob Dylan

‘I’d say he’s arrogant but I’d be lying’: Swedes on Bob Dylan

Did Bob Dylan finally acknowledge his Nobel Prize?

Did Bob Dylan finally acknowledge his Nobel Prize?

No response yet from Dylan on Nobel Prize win

No response yet from Dylan on Nobel Prize win

This is Stockholm calling: Where are you, Bob Dylan?

This is Stockholm calling: Where are you, Bob Dylan?

The man who discovered Bob Dylan on his Nobel Prize win

The man who discovered Bob Dylan on his Nobel Prize win

‘Poetic expression’ behind Bob Dylan’s Literature award

‘Poetic expression’ behind Bob Dylan’s Literature award

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature 2016

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature 2016

Who are the 2016 Nobel Economics Prize winners?

Who are the 2016 Nobel Economics Prize winners?

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Economics 2016

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Economics 2016

Syria’s White Helmets: The Nobel Peace Prize would have meant a lot, but pulling a child from rubble is the greatest reward

Syria’s White Helmets: The Nobel Peace Prize would have meant a lot, but pulling a child from rubble is the greatest reward

Eight questions to help you talk about molecular machines

Eight questions to help you talk about molecular machines

Who are the 2016 Nobel Chemistry winners?

Who are the 2016 Nobel Chemistry winners?

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016

Who are the British winners of the Nobel Prize in Physics?

Who are the British winners of the Nobel Prize in Physics?

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Physics 2016

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Physics 2016

‘Great day to tell the world that we are doing our job’

‘Great day to tell the world that we are doing our job’

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Medicine 2016

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Medicine 2016

Nobel Literature Prize announcement delayed

Nobel Literature Prize announcement delayed

Ethical reviewer: Macchiarini’s research ‘misleading’

Ethical reviewer: Macchiarini’s research ‘misleading’

Former Karolinska boss who lost Nobel spot hits back

Former Karolinska boss who lost Nobel spot hits back

Karolinska bosses lose Nobel roles after Macchiarini scandal

Karolinska bosses lose Nobel roles after Macchiarini scandal

Swedish King joins heated Nobel Prize row

Swedish King joins heated Nobel Prize row

Nobel panel slams Rushdie death threats

Nobel panel slams Rushdie death threats

Nobel professor resigns over Italian celeb surgeon row

Nobel professor resigns over Italian celeb surgeon row

Glitz and glamour at Sweden’s Nobel banquet

Glitz and glamour at Sweden’s Nobel banquet

Stockholm school celebrates global citizens
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Stockholm school celebrates global citizens

Nobel fashion: The prizes in Swedish design

Nobel fashion: The prizes in Swedish design

Sweden honours 2015 Nobel Prize winners

Sweden honours 2015 Nobel Prize winners

Six things to know about Sweden’s poshest dinner

Six things to know about Sweden’s poshest dinner

Security tight ahead of Stockholm Nobel bash

Security tight ahead of Stockholm Nobel bash

Who is the 2015 Nobel winner in economics?

Who is the 2015 Nobel winner in economics?

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Economics 2015

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Economics 2015

Who will win the Nobel economics prize?

Who will win the Nobel economics prize?

‘Glory to Svetlana and thank you, Sweden’

‘Glory to Svetlana and thank you, Sweden’

‘It should be a big celebration in Belarus’

‘It should be a big celebration in Belarus’

As it happened: Nobel Peace Prize 2015

As it happened: Nobel Peace Prize 2015

Who is the 2015 Nobel Literature winner?

Who is the 2015 Nobel Literature winner?

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature 2015

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature 2015

Bets on for Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature

Bets on for Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature

Trio wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry for DNA work

Trio wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry for DNA work

Seven fun facts about Sweden’s Nobel laureate

Seven fun facts about Sweden’s Nobel laureate

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015

Who are the 2015 Nobel Physics winners?

Who are the 2015 Nobel Physics winners?

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Physics 2015

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Physics 2015

Who are the 2015 Nobel Medicine winners?

Who are the 2015 Nobel Medicine winners?

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Medicine 2015

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Medicine 2015

Nobel Medicine Prize opens week of awards

Nobel Medicine Prize opens week of awards

Stockholm reveals ‘alternative Nobel’ win

Stockholm reveals ‘alternative Nobel’ win

Stolen Swedish antique books returned by FBI

Stolen Swedish antique books returned by FBI

Swedish Astrid Lindgren prize for African group

Swedish Astrid Lindgren prize for African group

Swedish Nobel laureate Tranströmer dies aged  83

Swedish Nobel laureate Tranströmer dies aged 83

Alfred Nobel’s will on display for first time

Alfred Nobel’s will on display for first time

‘Nobel prize leaks could be given the boot’

‘Nobel prize leaks could be given the boot’

Rare Nobel prize goes under the hammer

Rare Nobel prize goes under the hammer

Secret Nobel notes explain Sartre mix-up

Secret Nobel notes explain Sartre mix-up

Nobel Week Dialogue: science meets society (with fictional fun)

Nobel Week Dialogue: science meets society (with fictional fun)

Gallery: NFGL students take part in Nobel week

Gallery: NFGL students take part in Nobel week

Nobel winners feast at Stockholm dinner

Nobel winners feast at Stockholm dinner

The Local’s guide to the Nobel Prizes 2014

The Local’s guide to the Nobel Prizes 2014

Nobel economist tells France to follow Sweden

Nobel economist tells France to follow Sweden

King dines with Nobel prize winners in Paris

King dines with Nobel prize winners in Paris

The Local’s alternative guide to the Nobel Prizes

The Local’s alternative guide to the Nobel Prizes

French professor wins Nobel Economics Prize

French professor wins Nobel Economics Prize

BLOG: Nobel Prize Ceremonies 2014

BLOG: Nobel Prize Ceremonies 2014

Nobel Medicine Prize for researching ‘inner GPS’

Nobel Medicine Prize for researching ‘inner GPS’

Scientists warn over long wait for Nobel prize

Scientists warn over long wait for Nobel prize

The story behind the will of Alfred Nobel

The story behind the will of Alfred Nobel

Nobel Foundation reveals designs for new centre

Nobel Foundation reveals designs for new centre

Malala among nominees for ‘Children’s Nobel’

Malala among nominees for ‘Children’s Nobel’

IN PICTURES: Nobel gala’s flashiest fashion

IN PICTURES: Nobel gala’s flashiest fashion

Spirit of Mandela lives on at glittering Nobel gala

Spirit of Mandela lives on at glittering Nobel gala

Naked protesters mar Nobel awards ceremony

Naked protesters mar Nobel awards ceremony

‘Advancing science means more than a prize’

‘Advancing science means more than a prize’

PM and royals to miss Nobel festivities

PM and royals to miss Nobel festivities

‘I was the only person I knew who wrote stories’

‘I was the only person I knew who wrote stories’

From the stands: Sixty years of Nobel Prizes

From the stands: Sixty years of Nobel Prizes

The Local’s guide to Nobel Week in Stockholm

The Local’s guide to Nobel Week in Stockholm

Sweden Democrat head snubbed by Nobel

Sweden Democrat head snubbed by Nobel

Pregnant Princess to attend Nobel alone

Pregnant Princess to attend Nobel alone

Bildt: all nations must sign chem weapons ban

Bildt: all nations must sign chem weapons ban

Alice Munro wins 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature

Alice Munro wins 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature

Swedes dissect Nobel flops, faves ‘n’ females

Swedes dissect Nobel flops, faves ‘n’ females

Internal dispute behind Nobel physics delay

Internal dispute behind Nobel physics delay

Karplus, Levitt, Warshel get Nobel chemistry nod

Karplus, Levitt, Warshel get Nobel chemistry nod

Date for Nobel literature prize revealed

Date for Nobel literature prize revealed

Higgs and Englert share Nobel physics prize

Higgs and Englert share Nobel physics prize

Nobel physics favourite ‘in hiding’ as prize looms

Nobel physics favourite ‘in hiding’ as prize looms

‘Disbelief’: US trio wins Nobel economics prize

‘Disbelief’: US trio wins Nobel economics prize

The Swedish scientist behind the Nobel Prizes

The Swedish scientist behind the Nobel Prizes

Live Blog: 2013 Nobel Prize announcements

Live Blog: 2013 Nobel Prize announcements

‘Cell transport research’ gets Nobel Medicine nod

‘Cell transport research’ gets Nobel Medicine nod

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Nobel Special: the Americans are coming to Stockholm

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Austrian wins Nobel Prize for Literature

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Sick Madeleine misses Nobel party

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Sweden presents India with replicas of stolen Nobel Prize

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Former NYC mayor to be nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

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Bono in running for Nobel prize

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Nobel descendant slams Economics prize

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Four share Right Livelihood prize

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Australians share Nobel Prize for Medicine

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Physics Nobel honours optics research

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Three share Nobel Chemistry Prize

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A Nobel Calling

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Peace prize awarded to IAEA

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Game theorists share economics Nobel

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Academy man quits over Nobel winner

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Harold Pinter wins Literature Nobel

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Nobel Prize in Literature: List of winners since 1986

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Pinter not coming to Nobel gala

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Stockholm theatre to premiere unknown Nobel play

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Nobel Foundation could be investing in weapons

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Opinion: An ignoble prize?

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Swedish king presents Nobel prizes

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Royals shine at Nobel banquet

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Günter Grass to keep Nobel Prize

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Nobel Prize dates set

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US Researchers win Nobel Medicine Prize

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Big Bang scientists win Nobel Physics Prize

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American follows father to Nobel glory

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Speculation mounts over Nobel Literature Prize

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Nobel economics prize goes to Edmund Phelps

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Turkish writer wins Nobel literature prize

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Forgotten by Nobel, remembered forever

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Banker for the poor wins Nobel Peace Prize

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Genius meets royalty on Nobel Day

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Swedish Nobel Prize winner dies

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‘Alternative Nobel Prize’ awarded

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No jokes please, we’re the Nobel Prize Committee

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Nobel Literature Prize date set

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The drawn-out birth of the Nobels

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Passions and politeness: how to award a Nobel

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‘Slightly tipsy’ man gatecrashed Nobel party

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Lessing finally receives Nobel Prize

Nobel speech censored by Chinese television

Nobel speech censored by Chinese television

Winning Nobel ‘a bloody disaster’ for British author

Winning Nobel ‘a bloody disaster’ for British author

Nobel literature academy hails Solzhenitsyn

Nobel literature academy hails Solzhenitsyn

Swedish Academy rep slams US literature

Swedish Academy rep slams US literature

Nobel physics award split three ways

Nobel physics award split three ways

French Nobel laureate receives Swedish literature prize

French Nobel laureate receives Swedish literature prize

Date set for Nobel Literature Prize

Date set for Nobel Literature Prize

Three share Nobel Prize for Medicine

Three share Nobel Prize for Medicine

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US Nobel laureate to miss 2008 ceremony

Sweden decks the halls for Nobel festivities

Sweden decks the halls for Nobel festivities

Nobel laureates receive prizes in Stockholm

Nobel laureates receive prizes in Stockholm

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Nobel Committees investigated for bribery

Head of Swedish Academy to step down

Head of Swedish Academy to step down

Clinton and Blair in Stockholm climate conference

Clinton and Blair in Stockholm climate conference

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Nobel corruption probe dropped

Nobel Prize for medicine split three ways

Nobel Prize for medicine split three ways

Fibre optic pioneers to share Nobel physics prize

Fibre optic pioneers to share Nobel physics prize

Three to split Nobel chemistry prize

Three to split Nobel chemistry prize

German author wins Nobel Literature Prize

German author wins Nobel Literature Prize

Obama Nobel win shocks Swedish peace group

Obama Nobel win shocks Swedish peace group

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Swedish journalist claims Obama Nobel jackpot

Americans claim Nobel economics prize

Americans claim Nobel economics prize

Nobel Week kicks off with feast and fancy

Nobel Week kicks off with feast and fancy

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Bildt berates Iran over treatment of laureate

Pomp aplenty as winners gather for Nobel gala

Pomp aplenty as winners gather for Nobel gala

Müller slams Russia at Nobel awards ceremony

Müller slams Russia at Nobel awards ceremony

Nobel fashion quips land writer in hot water

Nobel fashion quips land writer in hot water

Hat-trick of Swedish universities make world top 100

Hat-trick of Swedish universities make world top 100

Date released for Nobel Literature Prize

Date released for Nobel Literature Prize

How ‘merchant of death’ Alfred Nobel became a champion of peace

How ‘merchant of death’ Alfred Nobel became a champion of peace

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament

Father of test tube babies claims Nobel in medicine

Father of test tube babies claims Nobel in medicine

Physics Nobel awarded for super-thin carbon

Physics Nobel awarded for super-thin carbon

Chemistry Nobel shared by three scientists

Chemistry Nobel shared by three scientists

Peruvian author wins Nobel literature prize

Peruvian author wins Nobel literature prize

Swedish activists praise Peace Prize winner Liu

Swedish activists praise Peace Prize winner Liu

Swedish papers praise Peace Prize winner Liu

Swedish papers praise Peace Prize winner Liu

Three share Nobel Prize in economics

Three share Nobel Prize in economics

Live Video: 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics

Live Video: 2010 Nobel Prize in Economics

Swedish far right not welcome at Nobel dinner

Swedish far right not welcome at Nobel dinner

Nobel laureate: limit jobless payouts to a year

Nobel laureate: limit jobless payouts to a year

Medicine Nobel winner bows out of ceremony

Medicine Nobel winner bows out of ceremony

Nobel lit prize winner: writing ‘alerts us to oppression’

Nobel lit prize winner: writing ‘alerts us to oppression’

Nobel breakthroughs require sustained investment: UK minister

Nobel breakthroughs require sustained investment: UK minister

Winners accept prizes in Nobel week climax

Winners accept prizes in Nobel week climax

Secret Nobel Prize documents stolen

Secret Nobel Prize documents stolen

Nobel laureates in Stockholm climate ‘trial’

Nobel laureates in Stockholm climate ‘trial’

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Nobel winners urge UN action to save the planet

Union slammed for ‘Nobel-like’ birthday party

Union slammed for ‘Nobel-like’ birthday party

Syrian poet tipped ahead of Nobel lit prize announcement

Syrian poet tipped ahead of Nobel lit prize announcement

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament

Three share 2011 Nobel in medicine

Three share 2011 Nobel in medicine

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Nobel: one of the laureates died last week

Deceased laureate to retain Nobel Prize

Deceased laureate to retain Nobel Prize

Supernova scientists share 2011 physics Nobel

Supernova scientists share 2011 physics Nobel

Laureate thought Nobel call was ‘a student joke’

Laureate thought Nobel call was ‘a student joke’

Israeli scientist awarded 2011 chemistry Nobel

Israeli scientist awarded 2011 chemistry Nobel

Swedish poet awarded 2011 Literature Nobel

Swedish poet awarded 2011 Literature Nobel

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The poetry of Tomas Tranströmer

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Publisher hails Swedish poet’s Nobel

Swedish feminists praise Peace Prize winners

Swedish feminists praise Peace Prize winners

Live Video: 2011 Economics Nobel

Live Video: 2011 Economics Nobel

Two Americans share economics Nobel

Two Americans share economics Nobel

Poetry and performance infuse Tranströmer’s Nobel lecture

Poetry and performance infuse Tranströmer’s Nobel lecture

Laureates accept Nobel prizes in Stockholm

Laureates accept Nobel prizes in Stockholm

Tranströmer the focus of Nobel festivities

Tranströmer the focus of Nobel festivities

Secrets behind the 1961 Nobel prize in Literature revealed

Secrets behind the 1961 Nobel prize in Literature revealed

Swedish agency to probe peace prize selection

Swedish agency to probe peace prize selection

Nobel Foundation rejects Peace Prize criticism

Nobel Foundation rejects Peace Prize criticism

Authorities lay Nobel Peace Prize probe to rest

Authorities lay Nobel Peace Prize probe to rest

Stockholm ‘no better than Oslo’: Norwegian

Stockholm ‘no better than Oslo’: Norwegian

Committee lowers Nobel Prize by 2 million kronor

Committee lowers Nobel Prize by 2 million kronor

Nobel’s last will and testament: a background

Nobel’s last will and testament: a background

Nobel in medicine goes to stem cell researchers

Nobel in medicine goes to stem cell researchers

Physics Nobel shared for quantum optics research

Physics Nobel shared for quantum optics research

Two Americans share 2012 Nobel for chemistry

Two Americans share 2012 Nobel for chemistry

Nobel Laureate visits inspire Rinkeby teenagers’ dreams

Nobel Laureate visits inspire Rinkeby teenagers’ dreams

Seven hot names in the Nobel Literature race

Seven hot names in the Nobel Literature race

Chinese author Mo Yan awarded Nobel lit prize

Chinese author Mo Yan awarded Nobel lit prize

Nobel’s will ‘blatantly disrespected’ in Norway

Nobel’s will ‘blatantly disrespected’ in Norway

‘It was an easy decision’: Swedish Academy

‘It was an easy decision’: Swedish Academy

Mo Yan win ‘denigrates’ Nobel lit prize: artist

Mo Yan win ‘denigrates’ Nobel lit prize: artist

Swedish ministers hail EU Nobel Peace prize win

Swedish ministers hail EU Nobel Peace prize win

Live Blog: 2012 Nobel Prize announcements

Live Blog: 2012 Nobel Prize announcements

US duo awarded Nobel economics prize

US duo awarded Nobel economics prize

Nobel academy member ‘friends with Mo Yan’

Nobel academy member ‘friends with Mo Yan’

Nobel laureate slams Mo Yan literature award

Nobel laureate slams Mo Yan literature award

Swedish author Knut Ahnlund dies

Swedish author Knut Ahnlund dies

Stockholm University: A very Nobel institution
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Stockholm University: A very Nobel institution

Mo Yan to avoid politics at Nobel awards

Mo Yan to avoid politics at Nobel awards

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Stem cell scientist sues Nobel Prize for medicine

US plaintiff ‘unknown’: Nobel assembly

US plaintiff ‘unknown’: Nobel assembly

Mo Yan: no author is liked by all of his readers

Mo Yan: no author is liked by all of his readers

Fashion and food in focus at Nobel banquet

Fashion and food in focus at Nobel banquet

Nobel etiquette breached for monolingual Mo Yan

Nobel etiquette breached for monolingual Mo Yan

Nobel Prize ceremony concludes in Stockholm

Nobel Prize ceremony concludes in Stockholm

Volunteers shore up a glitch-free Nobel evening

Volunteers shore up a glitch-free Nobel evening

Forgotten speech fails to mar Nobel banquet

Forgotten speech fails to mar Nobel banquet

What to study at Stockholm University
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What to study at Stockholm University

DNA pioneer’s Nobel prize put up for auction

DNA pioneer’s Nobel prize put up for auction

China’s Mo Yan releases new book on Nobel win

China’s Mo Yan releases new book on Nobel win

New Nobel Center set for Stockholm waterfront

New Nobel Center set for Stockholm waterfront