On Thursday, the country achieved the milestone of administering more than 1 billion (100 crore) doses of Covid-19 vaccines.
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The case, however, was dropped after Gates said he would refrain from doing so, the company said.
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- Khan thanked the BMGF for its continued support in Pakistan’s fight against polio.
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“I have become obsessed with things like Malaria and HIV and getting rid of those diseases and I would probably bore people at cocktail parties talking about diseases. Space? You know, we have a lot to do here on earth,” Bill Gates said.
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As India reached a new record on Covid-19 vaccination, Bill Gates took to his official Twitter handle and wrote, "Congratulations, India, on reaching this tremendous milestone." He also shared a news article on the vaccine coverage.
Updated on Aug 28, 2021 12:08 PM IST
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A $1.2 trillion infrastructure package passed by the US Senate this week would funnel billions of dollars to the Department of Energy for projects battling climate change.
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- Bill Gates and his wife Melinda French Gates announced their divorce in May, triggering media scrutiny of the Microsoft co-founder's alleged extramarital affairs.
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- Wild poliovirus currently impacts only two countries in the world-Afghanistan and Pakistan
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Bill Gates and his wife Melinda, co-founders of the foundation, filed for divorce in May after 27 years of marriage but pledged to continue their philanthropic work together.
Published on Jun 23, 2021 06:00 PM IST
- Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates announced their divorce last month after 27 years of marriage.
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Bill Gates pursued women who worked for him at Microsoft and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on several occasions, the New York Times reported, quoting people familiar with the developments.
Published on May 20, 2021 11:43 AM IST
According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, Microsoft board members hired a law firm in late 2019 after a Microsoft engineer alleged in a letter that she had a sexual relationship with Bill Gates over several years.
Published on May 17, 2021 06:17 AM IST
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Melinda Gates' philanthropic engagement with the world points towards what is expected of her in the decades ahead, according to a CNN report.
Published on May 12, 2021 11:29 AM IST
The report suggests that Melinda French Gates' unease about her ex-husband’s ties to convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein dates back to at least 2013.
Published on May 10, 2021 02:26 PM IST
Oxitec claims that the technology also removes all requirements for adult-mosquito rearing and releases and eliminates the potential for female releases.
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Cascade shifted about $1.8 billion of shares in Canadian National Railway Co. and AutoNation Inc. this week to Melinda Gates, Bloomberg reported Tuesday.
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- The couple were married in 1994 in Hawaii. They met after she began working at Microsoft as a product manager in 1987.
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AP | , Seattle
To overwork the fruit metaphor, the climate can’t be saved unless all the fruit is picked, including the stuff on the very highest branches. And the effort has to start now.
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- The commentary follows a recent proposed wealth tax from Senator Elizabeth Warren that called for a 2% annual tax on households and trusts valued at between $50 million and $1 billion. All net worth over $1 billion would be taxed at 3%.
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The cryptocurrency fell as much as 11% to below $50,000. At one point Monday the digital currency plunged 17% before paring the worst of the slide.
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“When most people think about climate, they think about making electricity and about passenger cars mostly. They aren’t aware that there are many other sources of CO2 emissions. Electricity, transport, food, buildings and manufacturing are the biggest areas of emissions,” Gates said.
Updated on Feb 16, 2021 02:42 AM IST
- The IDC is said to be inspired by the Taj Mahal. Microsoft said that its design will amalgamate the company's technological prowess with locally sourced materials. It will feature artworks by local artisans and incorporate features of the Taj, like vaulted doorways, marble inlays and domes, arches.
Published on Jan 28, 2021 09:51 PM IST
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In an interview with Reuters, Gates said the millions of online posts and "crazy conspiracy theories" about him and about top US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci had likely taken hold in part because of the combination of a frightening viral pandemic and the rise of social media.
Published on Jan 27, 2021 02:28 PM IST
Reuters | , London
“It’s great to see India’s leadership in scientific innovation and vaccine manufacturing capability as the world works to end the Covid-19 pandemic,” the Microsoft founder tweeted.
Updated on Jan 05, 2021 01:45 PM IST
New Delhi | By Asian News International | Posted by Karan Manral
While the governments and health authorities have been working to contain the virus and slow down its transmission, they have also been struggling to put a lid on wild and baseless conspiracy theories.
Updated on Jan 04, 2021 05:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
The conversation ranged from the development of vaccines to the stuttering progress of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance’s Covax programme, which aims to ensure Covid-19 vaccines are accessible and affordable for poor countries, to the timing of the world’s return to normalcy.
Updated on Dec 11, 2020 10:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By R Sukumar
“Whether (the world) gets better for everyone depends on the actions of the world’s leaders and their commitment to deliver tests, treatments and vaccines to the people who need them,” said Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Gates Foundation.
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By Reuters| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal