A trio of American, French and Canadian scientists won the 2018 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for breakthroughs in laser technology that have turned light beams into precision tools for everything from eye surgery to micro-machining.
Trinidad-born British author V.S. Naipaul, has died at his home in London aged 85.
Youk Chhang, renowned researcher and executive director of Documentation Centre of Cambodia, refused to languish in self-pity after surviving the Khmer Rouge.
A researcher who documented Khmer Rouge horrors, wins the 2018 Ramon Award.
Nobel Prize winning anti-nuclear campaign group ICAN has offered to pay for the cost of the historic summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump, including the hotel bill for the impoverished state’s leader.
The population fits into two categories on the cheese front: those who have a wide variety, including plenty of stinking bishop, and those who buy a small block of cheddar because it may come in handy.
Kazuo Ishiguro, the Japan-born British author of Remains of the Day, has won the Nobel Prize for Literature.