Bill Gates

Warren Buffett resigns from Gates Foundation

Gates was formerly the world's richest person and his fortune is estimated at well over USD 100 billion.

published on : 23rd June 2021

India's very own Jamsetji Tata world's most generous individual of the last century: Hurun report

Today's billionaires, Hoogewerf says, are not keeping up with philanthropy, making money much faster than they are giving it away.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Microsoft Corporation names CEO Satya Nadella as chairman

It's the first time in two decades that Microsoft's chairman will also be its CEO, after the software giant's co-founder Bill Gates originally stepped down as CEO in 2000.

published on : 17th June 2021

Showing the Gates: What is the future of the Gates Foundation

The surprise divorce of Bill Gates and wife Melinda has exposed a marriage fraught with infidelity and derision.

published on : 30th May 2021

Microsoft investigated Bill Gates before he left board: Report

The Journal reported that Gates resigned before the board's investigation was finished, citing another person familiar with the matter.

published on : 17th May 2021

Report: Microsoft investigated Bill Gates before he left board

The Journal reported that Gates resigned before the board's investigation was finished, citing another person familiar with the matter.

published on : 17th May 2021

Bill and Melinda Gates: A duo undone for their charitable empire

In identical tweets, the Microsoft co-founder and his wife said they had made the decision to end their marriage of 27 years.

published on : 4th May 2021

Bill and Melinda Gates announce divorce after 27 years

Melinda Gates, 56, married her husband in 1994 when she was working at the tech firm. They have three children together.

published on : 4th May 2021

Prepare for the next pandemic like a 'war': Bill Gates, wife Melinda in annual missive

Gates said that to avoid future destruction on the scale of that caused by COVID-19, 'pandemic preparedness must be taken as seriously as we take the threat of war'.

published on : 28th January 2021

Bill Gates says Tokyo Olympics' fate depends on vaccine roll-out: Kyodo

With Covid-19 still a major problem across the globe, doubts have been growing over the feasibility of holding the Olympics this year, although organisers insist the delayed event will go ahead.

published on : 27th January 2021

Next four to six months could be worst of coronavirus pandemic: Bill Gates

In recent weeks, the US is experiencing record high cases, deaths and hospitalisations.

published on : 13th December 2020

Bill Gates receives TiE award

Gates was chosen for his outstanding contribution to the entrepreneurial ecosystem in the world.

published on : 11th December 2020

What Bill Gates had to say in defence of Aadhaar

Aadhaar benefits are very high and governments across the world should embrace such technology, he had said in 2010.

published on : 26th September 2018

I should pay significantly higher taxes: Bill Gates

Microsoft founder and billionaire Bill Gates said that he should pay more in taxes and that the government should require other super-wealthy people like him to contribute "significantly higher" amoun

published on : 19th February 2018