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Two scientists win Nobel chemistry prize for developing molecule building tool

STOCKHOLM: German Benjamin List and Scottish-born David MacMillan won the 2021 Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday for developing new tools for building molecules that have helped make new drugs and are more environmentally friendly. They share the 10-million Swedish

‘Nomadland’ wins top Hollywood director prize

LOS ANGLES: Chloe Zhao’s “Nomadland” won this year’s top Hollywood directing award, the final major guild ceremony before the Oscars. Zhao spent her entire victory speech praising her fellow nominees, about her critically adored and awards-dominating US road movie before

Greta Thunberg donates million-euro rights prize

LISBON: Climate activist Greta Thunberg was awarded a Portuguese rights award and pledged the million-euro prize to groups working to protect the environment and halt climate change. “That is more money than I can begin to imagine, but all the

Parasite wins Best Film at SAG Awards

LOS ANGELES: Foreign film “Parasite” won the top film prize and earned multiple standing ovations at Screen Actor Guild Awards ceremony. Bong Joon-ho’s drama won Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, beating out fellow nominees Bombshell, The

Margaret Atwood, Evaristo jointly awarded Booker prize 2019

LONDON: Margaret Atwood’s “The Testaments” and Bernardine Evaristo’s “Girl, Woman, Other” jointly won the Booker Prize on Monday in a surprise double award in which the literary prize recognised its oldest and first black woman winners. The authors will split