Dylan accepts Nobel, says it left him 'speechless'

Oct 29, 2016

Dylan accepts Nobel, says it left him 'speechless'

Bob Dylan has finally accepted his Nobel Prize for literature, the Swedish Academy that awards it said Friday, breaking his silence on the win, which he said had left him “speechless.” Asked “if I accept the prize,” he answered “Of course,” the U.S. singer-songwriter ...

Nobel academy member slams Dylan as 'arrogant'

Oct 22, 2016

Nobel academy member slams Dylan as 'arrogant'

A prominent member of the academy that awards the Nobel literature prize slammed this year’s laureate, Bob Dylan, as arrogant on Friday, citing his total silence since the award was announced on Oct. 13. The U.S. singer-songwriter has not responded to repeated phone calls ...

Oct 4, 2016

Cabinet ministers hail Yoshinori Ohsumi's Nobel win

Members of the Cabinet on Tuesday hailed Yoshinori Ohsumi for winning the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine and vowed to continue support for high-level research. “The government will further strengthen its efforts for the sustained creation of innovation, a source of potential growth ...