Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Bill Gates offers $350 million for Tanzania's development

Bill Gates offers $350 million for Tanzania's development

The world`s richest man said his Foundation will continue cooperating with the east African nation in improving health, particularly in minimizing deaths related to pregnant women, said the statement.

Aug 11, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

Bill Gates meets Rajnath Singh

The Home Minister invited Gates to support the Central government's initiative to give a major push to skill upgradation of workers in India's agri sector.

Nov 17, 2016, 21:59 PM IST

Diarrhoea, pneumonia kill Bihar children, but parents shun award-winning facilities

Childhood diarrhoea and pneumonia are preventable and treatable, but they killed about 300,000 children under five in India in 2015, the world's highest such death toll, according to this John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health report.

Oct 07, 2016, 11:33 AM IST

India may have up to three times more TB patients than assumed

The study found that in 2014, the private sector treated between 1.9 million and 5.34 million cases -- or about double the cases handled by government-run hospitals.

Sep 06, 2016, 08:41 AM IST