In the past five years, she led the successful review and modernisation of the IMF's compensation and benefits programme
The surprise divorce of Bill Gates and wife Melinda has exposed a marriage fraught with infidelity and derision.
In identical tweets, the Microsoft co-founder and his wife said they had made the decision to end their marriage of 27 years.
Melinda Gates, 56, married her husband in 1994 when she was working at the tech firm. They have three children together.
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'.
The report suggested that around 90 per cent of the women who are aged 15 or more in urban India are not employed, neither are they actively seeking employment.
Accepting the award, Modi said he shared the honour with crores of Indians who had contributed to the success of the cleanliness mission.