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Nobel Prize 2017 goes to ICAN: A look at previous winners from India

The Nobel Prize winner of 2017 is International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). From India, there have been five winners of the Nobel Prize. Here is a compilation of the same.

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Economist Amartya Sen was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 1998 for his work in the field. He has taught at universities and institutions across the world including MIT, Delhi School of Economics, JNU, UC-Berkeley, etc. (Express archive photo)
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Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, in 2009, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemisty. He shared the award with Thomas A Steitz and Ada Yonath. Ramakrishnan is the current President of the Royal Socienty of London. (Photo: nobelprize.org)

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In 2014, children's education and rights activist Kailash Satyarthi was awarded the Nobel PEace Prize along with Malala Yousafzai. He had stuggled to end child labour in India and had fought against children's suppression. (Express archive photo by Arun Jetlie)

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Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in the year 1930 for his work with light scattering research. He was chosen as a Fellow of the Royal Society of London in 1924 and was knighted in 1929. In 1954, he was awarded the Bharat Ratna. (Express archive photo)

Rabindranath Tagore was a Bengali author. In 1913, he became the first non-European and the first Indian to win a Nobel Prize for Literature. He is credited with penning India's national anthem. (Express archive photo)