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Shocking offer! Bill Gates wants to donate 100,000 hens to 'poverty-stricken' Bolivia

Shocking offer! Bill Gates wants to donate 100,000 hens to 'poverty-stricken' Bolivia

US billionaire Bill Gates reportedly offered 100,000 hens to Bolivia to mitigate the country's “acute poverty” but the Andean nation has rejected it, saying “We know how to produce poultry”.

DNA: Today in history, 4 April, 2016

The Birthday of Makhan Lal Chaturvedi, an eminent poet and a very big name in the field of Indian literature.

Forbes 2016 World's Richest People

Forbes 2016 World's Richest

Bill Gates richest man in world, Mukesh Ambani at 36th: Forbes

Bill Gates richest man in world, Mukesh Ambani at 36th: Forbes

Forbes' 2016 list of the World's Billionaires includes 1,810 billionaires, down from a record 1,826 a year ago.

Bill Gates backs FBI in iPhone spat: Report

Bill Gates backs FBI in iPhone spat: Report

Microsoft founder Bill Gates is backing the FBI in its standoff with Apple over unlocking an iPhone in the probe of last year`s deadly San Bernardino attacks, the Financial Times reported Tuesday.

Genius! Bill Gates kept tab on employees by memorising their license plates

Genius! Bill Gates kept tab on employees by memorising their license plates

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates in his early career monitored employees' work hours by memorising their license plates to keep a track of them.

World's top 10 richest people

The list list of top 50 wealthiest people in the world was topped by Bill Gates who has a staggering wealth of USD 87.4 billion, followed by Spanish businessman Amancio Ortega Gaona and Warren Buffett in the second and third place with wealth of USD 66.8 billion and USD 60.7 billion respectively.

Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji, Dilip Shanghvi among world's 50 wealthiest people

Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji, Dilip Shanghvi among world's 50 wealthiest people

Three Indians - Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji and Dilip Shanghvi - have made it to a global list of 50 wealthiest people that is topped by Bill Gates.

 

World's top 10 richest people in 2015

Bill Gates has topped Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest people 2015, while Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg joined the top 20 and basketball star Michael Jordan made the list for the first time.

 

Top 10 richest people in 2015

Bill Gates has topped Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest people 2015, while Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg joined the top 20 and basketball star Michael Jordan made the list for the first time.

 

Despite low oil prices, Bill Gates looks to Gulf in anti-poverty campaign

Despite low oil prices, Bill Gates looks to Gulf in anti-poverty campaign

Low oil prices and tight budgets in the Gulf are making it harder to raise money for a fund tackling poverty in the Muslim world, but a growing culture of philanthropy may draw in wealthy regional donors, billionaire campaigner Bill Gates said.

Bill Gates meets Nitish Kumar, to work together on key health issues

Bill Gates, co-chair and trustee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, met Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar here on Saturday and discussed ways to work together on key health indicators like family planning and immunisation for the next five years.

Bill Gates meets PM Narendra Modi; offers support for financial inclusion projects

Bill Gates meets PM Narendra Modi; offers support for financial inclusion projects

Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates on Friday offered support for strengthening of efforts of the Indian government towards financial inclusion and pitched for the need to lower the cost of clean energy to the level of hydrocarbons.

 

Bill Gates calls on health minister, discusses health system

Gates also assured that he was looking forward to work with the Indian government to strengthen primary healthcare, which is key to accelerating health outcomes for every woman and child in India.

Swachh Bharat partnership with India one of the best: Bill Gates

The foundation had signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with the UD Ministry to promote sanitation services in January this year.

Bill Gates, Ratan Tata, Mukesh Ambani partner govts for breakthrough in clean technology

Bill Gates, Ratan Tata, Mukesh Ambani partner govts for breakthrough in clean technology

Global tech giants Bill Gates, Jack Ma and India's industrialists Ratan Tata and Mukesh Ambani will join hands with governments from both the rich and emerging countries on Monday to kick off the Paris climate talks by pledging billions of dollars of investment in clean energy technologies.

Bill Gates is richest American for 22nd straight year: Forbes

Bill Gates is richest American for 22nd straight year: Forbes

Gates held onto the number-one spot in the annual list of the 400 wealthiest Americans for the 22nd straight year, with net worth of USD 76 billion, down USD 5 billion from 2014.

Bill Gates and UN say malaria could be eradicated by 2040

Malaria could be wiped out by 2040, despite the lack of an effective vaccine, previous failed attempts to eradicate the disease and drug resistance problems, the United Nations and Microsoft founder Bill Gates said in a report released today.

Bill Gates to invest $1 bn of own money in clean energy

The philanthropist Bill Gates is investing USD 1 billion of his own money in clean energy technology over the next five years as he believes that many breakthroughs will take place during the period that will help solve climate change.

'Gates Foundation world's wealthiest private charitable organisation'

With total assets of USD 43.4 billion, the Gates Foundation accounts for more than half of the combined assets of the 10 charitable foundations on the list.