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Austrian, Handke, Pole, Tokarczuk, win, Nobel, prizes, literature

Austrian Handke and Pole Tokarczuk win Nobel prizes for literature

10 October, 2019 5:44 pm 5:44 pm

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Austria’s Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature, and the postponed 2018 award went to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk, the Swedish Academy said on Thursday. Two Nobels were awarded this year after last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal that led to the husband of an Academy member being … Read More


Nobel prize oxygen Two US a British Nobel Medicine Prize doctors cells' response to oxygen LONDON

Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells’ response to ox...

10 October, 2019 9:31 am 9:31 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels, opening up new approaches to treating heart failure, anaemia and cancer. William Kaelin at the U.S. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School said he … Read More