Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 11:32
Billionaire software baron turned philanthropist Bill Gates warned that violence in Nigeria and Pakistan could set him back in his goal of eradicating polio by 2018.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 19:47
Microsoft chairman Bill Gates has described India`s accomplishment in eradicating polio as the "most impressive global health success" he has ever seen.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 18, 2013, 13:15
Expected to be the hardest, polio eradication was made possible in India thanks to social mobilisation and mapping of houses refusing the vaccine, according to Microsoft`s Bill Gates.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 25, 2013, 18:45
Bill Gates announced in Abu Dhabi today that his foundation will contribute USD 1.8 billion to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, a third of the total funds needed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 11:19
Microsoft founder Bill Gates has set his sights and his vast wealth on a new way to improve the world - offering up to $1 million to anyone who can invent a "better" condom.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 31, 2012, 22:53
Bill Gates met Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad here Thursday and praised India`s triumph over polio.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 31, 2012, 13:25
Microsoft founder Bill Gates, who is on a brief visit to India, met Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 31, 2012, 00:34
Microsoft founder Bill Gates met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Wednesday and offered the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation`s support to help improve health services in the state.