Melinda Gates

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is now its chairman

The company said Thompson, who took over as chairman from the software giant`s co-founder Bill Gates in 2014, will serve as lead independent director. 

Jun 17, 2021, 11:03 AM IST

Melinda French Gates was unhappy about Bill Gates and sexual offender Jeffrey Epstein's connection? All you need to know

Melinda French Gates wasn't really happy about husband Bill Gates's meetings with sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. 

May 18, 2021, 12:29 PM IST

Microsoft case: All you need to know about why Bill Gates resigned

Gates resigned before the board's investigation was finished, adding that his resignation had nothing to do with other allegations against him.

May 18, 2021, 12:17 PM IST

Bill Gates and Melinda Gates' marriage hit rock bottom much before their divorce? Here's what we know

Powercouple Bill and Melinda Gates shocked the world earlier this month after they announced their separation after 27 years of marriage.

May 18, 2021, 11:12 AM IST

Microsoft investigated Bill Gates' involvement with employee

Microsoft said it had received a concern in the latter half of 2019 that Gates "had sought to initiate an intimate relationship with a company employee in the year 2000," a Microsoft spokesman said in a statement.  The billionaire, who co-founded Microsoft in 1975 and served as its CEO until 2000, said in March 2020 that he was stepping down from the board to focus more on philanthropy.

May 17, 2021, 20:33 PM IST

Revealed! How Melinda Gates will spend her time post-divorce with Bill Gates

The couple jointly runs the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which is based in Seattle, with Chief Executive Mark Suzman. 

May 13, 2021, 10:18 AM IST

How will Bill and Melinda Gates divide their assets of over $146 billion post divorce? Reports say THIS

The divorce announcement by Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates puts focus on the couple's sprawling Seattle-based organisation, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

May 05, 2021, 09:58 AM IST

DNA: Bill and Melinda Gates divorce after 27 years of marriage

Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife and fellow philanthropist Melinda announced that they are divorcing after a 27-year marriage.

May 04, 2021, 23:58 PM IST

Melinda and Bill gates, a billion dollar love story!

The couple met in the late 1980s when Melinda joined Microsoft. They dated for a few years before marrying in January 1994 in Hawaii.

May 04, 2021, 11:15 AM IST

Melinda Gates: A philanthropist, global educator and co-chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Melinda Gates, the wife of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and the co-chair of the world's largest private charitable foundation, has announced separation after 27 long years of their marriage.

May 04, 2021, 09:50 AM IST

Bill Gates and wife Melinda announce divorce after 27 years of marriage, say 'No longer believe we can grow together'

Both said that they will continue to work together for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. 


May 04, 2021, 06:19 AM IST

Shitty problem: With poop in hand, Bill Gates draws attention to sanitation issues

Speaking at a forum on the future of toilets - Reinvented Toilet Expo - in Beijing, Gates placed the jar where everyone could clearly see what they didn't expect or want to see.

Nov 06, 2018, 15:42 PM IST

Barack Obama speaks out against Republican healthcare plan

"And all of this being done without any demonstrable economic or actuary or plain common sense rationale, it frustrates," Obama said.

Sep 21, 2017, 00:30 AM IST

Injectable contraceptive costing $1 to be in India soon!

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: India is all set to roll out an injectable contraceptive that costs one dollar.

Mar 12, 2016, 13:22 PM IST

'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.

Jul 30, 2015, 14:59 PM IST

Bill and Melinda Gates world's wealthiest couple: Wealth-X

Bill Gates, who co-founded Microsoft in 1975, married Melinda, a Microsoft employee, in 1994.

Jul 22, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

Gates Foundation not under scanner: Govt

"Reports in a section of media about Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation coming under the scanner of Home Ministry is not based on facts. There is no such action," Home Ministry spokesperson K S Dhatwalia said.

May 06, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Melinda Gates calls on PM Modi, appreciates ''pro-poor'' initiatives

Co-founder of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and wife of Microsoft founder Bill Gates, Melinda Gates, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Monday.

Apr 21, 2015, 01:04 AM IST

Melinda Gates meets PM Modi

Melinda Gates, co-founder of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here and appreciated his "pro-poor initiatives", the PMO said.

Apr 20, 2015, 22:51 PM IST

Centre explores partnership with Bill Gates Foundation on malnutrition

The central government on Friday said it was exploring a potential partnership with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to address India's burden of maternal and childhood malnutrition.

Apr 18, 2015, 00:20 AM IST