The Nobel Prize and India

The following Indians (or individuals of Indian origin) have been honoured with the Nobel:

  • Rabindranath Tagore (Literature, 1913)
  • C V Raman (Physics, 1930)
  • Hargobind Khorana (Medicine, 1968)
  • Mother Teresa (Peace, 1979)
  • Subramanian Chandrashekhar (Physics, 1983)
  • Dalai Lama (Peace, 1989)
  • Amartya Sen (Economics, 1998)
  • Venkatraman Ramakrishnan (2009)
  • Kailash Satyarthi (Peace, 2014).
  • The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) under the chairmanship of R K Pachauri won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007.