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Bill Gates
Bill Gates hails Modi for prioritising healthcare, digital transformation

Gates remarks came on the occasion of India's 76th Independence Day.

  • Monday, 15 August 2022
Bill Gates moving $20 billion to foundation, plans to drop off list of wealthiest people
Bill Gates moving $20 billion to foundation, plans to drop off list of wealthiest people

The couple announced their divorce in May 2021, saying they would work together as co-chairs under a two-year trial period. At the end of that trial, French Gates has the option to resign and receive a payout from her former husband, who would remain in charge of the foundation.

  • Thursday, 14 July 2022
Bill Gates, Elon Musk
Bill Gates doubts Elon Musk's Twitter buy: Report

Public attention has zeroed in on Gates' relationship with Musk in recent weeks after Musk tweeted an unflattering picture of Gates and accused him of shorting Tesla's stock, the report said.

  • Friday, 06 May 2022
Elon Musk declines Gates' request to discuss philanthropy in new leaked texts
Elon Musk declines Gates' request to discuss philanthropy in new leaked texts

"Yeah, I'm not, I don't talk about my investments, but I think he should be very proud of what he's done," the Microsoft co-founder said earlier.

  • Sunday, 24 April 2022
Bill Gates on Omicron
Bill Gates On OMICRON & COVID Vaccines

Bill Gates On OMICRON & COVID Vaccines

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  • Saturday, 19 February 2022
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Omicron Will Hit Home For All Of Us, Warns Bill Gates

Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has warned that humanity "could be entering the worst part of the pandemic" as the Omicron variant spreads fast across the globe, stressing that Omicron will "hit home for all of us".

  • Wednesday, 22 December 2021
Gates Foundation Commits $7mn For Covid Genome Research
Gates Foundation Commits $7mn For Covid Genome Research

Initial focus areas will include data science, such as mathematical modeling to inform national malaria control programmes, digital health services for pregnant women, and innovations to close gaps identified by current programmes for eliminating neglected tropical diseases.

  • Wednesday, 10 November 2021
Bill, Melinda Gates Walk Daughter Down The Aisle
Bill, Melinda Gates Walk Daughter Down The Aisle

The luxurious, star-studded event took weeks of planning. Photos that surfaced earlier this week showed the expansive property being transformed into an opulent wedding venue, complete with a stage, elaborate pavilions, floor-to-ceiling windows, hardwood floors and a stage.

  • Sunday, 17 October 2021
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos surpasses Bill Gates to become world’s richest  

New Delhi: Online retail giant Amazon’s founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, surpassed Microsoft founder Bill Gates as the richest person of the world. The development came after a surge in shares of Bezos by 1.3 percent to $1,065.92 on Thursday morning giving him a net worth of $90.9 billion as against Gates’ $90.7 billion who […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen passes away

Washington: Paul Allen, who 43 years ago along with Bill Gates founded Microsoft, the company that revolutionised the software world and personal computers forever, has died, his family announced. He was 65. In a statement, Allen’s relatives said that the businessman died on Monday afternoon in Seattle, where Microsoft has its headquarters, from non-Hodgkins lymphoma, reports […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' amongst Bill Gates' 7 inspiring things in 2017

New York: Microsoft Corporation co-founder Bill Gates has lauded the Bollywood film “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha” and said that it has educated audiences about India’s sanitation challenge. The movie was amongst his seven inspiring things in 2017. “There’s no denying that 2017 was a really tough year… but it also delivered some amazing moments of […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Bill And Melinda Gates Announce Divorce After 27-Year Marriage

Washington: Bill and Melinda Gates have announced in a joint statement that they were getting divorced after 27 years of marriage. “After a great deal of thought and a lot…

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Microsoft losing on Android my 'greatest mistake': Bill Gates

San Francisco: Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates has said that his “greatest mistake ever” was the company losing on the Android opportunity which has cost Microsoft nearly $400 billion and made Google the real winner. In an interview during an event hosted by venture capital firm Village Global, Gates revealed that the mistake was […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
PM Modi to be honoured by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for Swachch Bharat Abhiyan

New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be honoured later this month with the prestigious ‘Global Goalkeeper Award’ by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for his leadership and commitment to the Swachch Bharat Abhiyaan. The prime minister will also address global leaders and corporate executives at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum during his visit […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Payal Jangid, 17, First Indian To Win Changemaker Award

New Delhi/Jaipur: Rajasthan-based activist Payal Jangid, 17, has been honoured with prestigious ‘Changemaker Award’ by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation at the Goalkeepers Global Goals Awards held in New York in recognition of her work towards the abolition of child marriage in her village, Hinsla and other neighbouring areas. Kailash Satyarthi’s Children’s Foundation said […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021