Nobel Prize

  1. Nobel Prize for economics 2021: Using real-life data to 'challenge conventional wisdom'

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    Video caption: The reasearch used real-life situations to work out the impact of government decisions

    The trio shared the prize for pioneering work in the use of 'natural experiments', using real-life situations to work out the impact of government decisions.

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    Video caption: ‘Nobel prize committee focuses on political correctness’

    We favour and promote meritocracy, Russia's deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov says.

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    Video caption: Goran Hansson: Nobel Prize will not have gender quotas

    Goran Hansson, head of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, discusses the lack of women laureates.

  4. "I thought it was a practical joke" - Nobel Economics Prize winner 2021

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    Video caption: David Card was one of the three winners of the Nobel Prize for Economics this year
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    Video caption: Nobel Peace Prize 'for Russian journalists who lost their lives'

    Dmitry Muratov dedicates the Nobel Peace Prize to Russian journalists killed in the line of duty.

  6. Who is Nobel Peace Prize winner Dmitry Muratov?

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    Video caption: Who is Nobel Peace Prize winner and Russian journalist Dmitry Muratov?

    BBC Russian's Olga Prosvirova used to work at Mr Muratov's Novaya Gazeta and spoke about her old boss.

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    Video caption: Nobel Peace Prize: 'Journalism has never been as important' says Maria Ressa

    Maria Ressa won the prize for her "courageous fight" to protect freedom of expression in the Phillipines.

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    Video caption: Nobel Literature Prize 2021: Abdulrazak Gurnah on the moment he found out he won

    Abdulrazak Gurnah found out about his win over the phone but initially thought it was a cold caller.

  9. Nobel Literature Prize 2021: Abdulrazak Gurnah becomes Tanzania's first winner

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    Video caption: The Tanzanian novelist writes of colonialism and refugees

    The Swedish academy awarded the prize for his "uncompromising and compassionate penetration of the effects of colonialism and the fate of the refugee".