Monday, 16 May, 2022
TopicBill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Topic: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Bill Gates & Melinda French Gates have 2 years to decide if they can share foundation

New York: Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates’s divorce is shaping up to have a more profound impact on their $50 billion foundation than...

Michael Larson, manager of Gates’ $170 billion who was supposed to keep them out of the news

Bill and Melinda Gates' divorce announcement cracked the curated image. Unflattering details spilled out, including a report that Larson allegedly harassed & bullied some employees.

Kalpana Kochhar — Chennai-born economist leaving IMF, who helped India post 2008 crisis

Kalpana Kochhar will be retiring from the IMF next month to join the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation as Director of Development Policy and Finance.

Serum Institute will deliver 10 crore more doses of Covid vaccine to India, other countries

Pune-based Serum Institute of India has already committed to supplying 10 crore doses of the vaccine at a price of about Rs 225 per dose.

Serum Institute ties up with Gates Foundation for 10 crore doses of Covid vaccine

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will provide around Rs 1,125 crore funding to produce and supply around 10 crore doses of Covid-19 vaccine at Rs 224 each.

India has potential for very rapid economic growth over the next decade, says Bill Gates

The billionaire's comments come at a time when the Indian economy is reeling under a major slowdown with fears that it may last for a longer period.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to honour PM Modi for Swachch Bharat mission

The foundation's Global Goalkeeper Award will honour PM Modi's leadership in and commitment to improve access to sanitation in India.

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Bad timing could hamper LIC IPO

Most early public enterprise IPOs have been trading 75% below their original price, small investors concerned.


Representational image of army personnel in Ladakh | ANI

India ‘doesn’t foresee’ border fighting with China, but ‘won’t back down’ if tensions reignite

Aim is to ensure not just disengagement of troops, but overall de-escalation. Govt in favour of solving tensions through talks as it wants peace with all neighbours including China.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.