Members of the Swedish Academy announce the winners of the 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prize in Literature. Photo: TT via AP

Poland’s Olga Tokarczuk and Austria’s Peter Handke win Nobel Prizes for literature

  • Tokarczuk, considered the most talented Polish novelist of her generation, was honoured for ‘narrative imagination’
  • Handke won for a work that explores ‘the specificity of human experience’
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Members of the Swedish Academy announce the winners of the 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prize in Literature. Photo: TT via AP
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Swedish activist and student Greta Thunberg walks off the stage after addressing the Climate Strike in Montreal, Quebec, Friday, Sept. 27, 2019. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP)

Who could win this year’s Nobel Peace Prize? Odds favour teen activist Greta Thunberg, but some experts are sceptical

  • A total of 301 individuals and organisations have been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize this year
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Swedish activist and student Greta Thunberg walks off the stage after addressing the Climate Strike in Montreal, Quebec, Friday, Sept. 27, 2019. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP)
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