India born Nobel Laureates

Ronald Ross (Medicine, 1902),Born in Almora. Rudyard Kipling (Literature, 1907), Born in Bombay. Rabindranath Tagore (Literature, 1913) C.V. Raman (Physics, 1930) Hargobind Khorana (Medicine, 1968) S. Chandrashekhar (Physics, 1983) Amartya Sen (Economics, 1998), Venkatraman Ramakrishnan (Chemistry, 2009).  More...

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By gktoday On Thursday, January 26th, 2012

The Nobel Prizes-List of All Nobel Prize Winners Between 1901 and 2011

Between 1901 and 2011, the Nobel Prizes and the Prize in Economic Sciences were awarded 549 times to 853 people and organizations. With some receiving the Nobel Prize more than once, this makes a total of 826 individuals More...

By gktoday On Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Nobel Awards 2011

For Peace: Declaring women’s rights vital for world peace, the Nobel Committee awarded its annual Peace Prize to three indomitable campaigners against war and oppression. Africa’s first freely elected female More...

By gktoday On Monday, October 11th, 2010

Nobel Prize Winners in Economics -2010

Nobel Prize in Economics 2010 shares 3 persons . They are 1) Peter A. Diamond,  2) Dale T. Mortensen and 3) Christopher A.   Pissarides  for creating  mathematical models which provide the framework for studying More...

By gktoday On Friday, October 8th, 2010

Current Affairs Today-The Nobel Peace Prize for 2010

Nobel Peace Prize for  2010 to Liu Xiaobo The  Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2010 to Liu Xiaobo for his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human rights in China.  More...

By gktoday On Thursday, October 7th, 2010

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2010-Mario Vargas Llosa

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2010 Mario Vargas Llosa The Nobel Prize in Literature 2010 was awarded to Mario Vargas Llosa “for his cartography of structures of power and his trenchant images of the  More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

Richard Heck, Ei-ichi Negishi and Akira Suzuki-The Nobel Prize Winners in Chemistry

Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in chemistry today for developing a process that, among other things, helps synthesize medicines. Richard Heck, Ei-ichi Negishi and Akira Suzuki were cited for their work in More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

The First Nobel Prizes

On the fifth anniversary of Alfred Nobel’s death, December 10, 1901, the first set of Nobel Prizes were awarded. Chemistry: Jacobus H. van’t Hoff Physics: Wilhelm C. Röntgen Physiology or Medicine: More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Nobel Prize 2010 in physics goes to Russian born scientists

Russian-born scientists Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov shared the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday for “groundbreaking experiments” with an atom-thin material expected to play a large role in electronics.  More...

By gktoday On Monday, October 4th, 2010

Robert Edwards-The Father of IVF Medicine Named As Nobel Prize Winner 2010

Robert Edwards, the British scientist who first founded the in-vitro fertilization (IVF) technique as a means of conceiving a child to parents who failed to do so conservatively worldwide, has been awarded as More...