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Nobel Prize

December 8, 2023

U.S. approves two ‘breakthrough’ gene therapies for sickle cell treatment

In 2020, the investors of the treatment method won the Nobel Prize in chemistry.

United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
November 30, 2023

Celebrated U.S. diplomat Henry Kissinger dies at 100

The top Republican was widely revered for his diplomatic skills that saw him transform U.S. foreign policy tactics for years.

October 3, 2023
Pierre Agostini, Ferenc Krausz, and Anne L’Huillier
October 3, 2022

Swedish scientist wins Nobel Prize in medicine for discoveries on human evolution

The award was announced at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm.

November 24, 2020

Israeli PM, UAE Crown Prince receive Nobel Peace Prize nomination

The two leaders led efforts which resulted in the normalising ties between the two countries.

bin Zayed and Netanyahu
October 8, 2020

American poet Louise Glück wins Nobel literature prize

Ms. Glück has won the National Humanities Medal, the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.

October 7, 2020

Two scientists get Nobel chemistry prize for research on genome editing

The technology developed by the scientists has already been used by doctors to tackle sickle cell disease with encouraging results.

Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna (Credit: