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The project that helped prevent over 6 lakh HIV/AIDS cases in India

According to a report published by Lancet Global Health, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation-funded Avahan programme, first launched in  India in 2003, might have prevented over 6 lakh HIV......

India to receive $630 million to fight polio

The international community, led by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, has pledged over $630 million to fight polio in India over the next three years.Apart from the Gates Foundation, funds for......

Aravind Hospitals wins $1 m Gates Award

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has named non-profit Aravind Eye Care System in Tamil Nadu as the recipient of its 2008 $1 million Gates Award for Global Health, in recognition of its......

Bill Gates to help Bihar fight kala azar

As hundreds of people, mostly poor, suffer from the deadly kala azar ( black fever) in Bihar, the World Bank and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are eager to fund the kala azar control and......

William Gates meets Maharashtra chief minister

Chairman of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, William F Gates (Sr), who is on a three-day maiden visit to India to review the BMGF's project work on AIDS, on Friday met Maharashtra Chief Minister......

Modi govt has a progressive agenda for health: Melinda Gates

On a recent visit to India, Bill and Melinda Gates spoke with the author Chetan Bhagat about the philosophy behind their philanthropy at a public event titled "All Lives have Equal Value" on......

Gates Foundation offers to help monitor Jan-Dhan Yojana

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) has offered to help in monitoring the progress of Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), the flagship financial inclusion scheme of the government.......

Bill Gates offers $700,000 for flood victims in Kashmir

American business tycoon and philanthropist Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Friday announced an emergency relief fund of $700,000 for the flood victims of......

Bill Gates visits Hyderabad-based vaccine maker

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates visited Biological E Ltd, a city-based vaccine manufacturer, late in the evening on Thursday.Gates who is also Co-Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation,......

Kerala firm gets Gates Foundation grant for 'e-toilet'

An Indian tech-firm has won a whopping grant of over $450,000 from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to set up eco-friendly and hygienic "eToilets", making public conveniences more accessible......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

Postcards from the Sundance film festival

The Lunchbox director Ritesh Batra's Masterchef and Oscar and Emmy winner Megan Mylan's After My Garden Grows were among five films that won grants from the Sundance Institute and the Bill &......

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Q. What HOBBY or ACTIVITY that you not do now but think you might like when you retire?r
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Q. Why so much media attention for the costliest house in India built by Mukesh Ambani? Your views?
Hari Baskar:  A. Antilla is the new house of Mukesh Ambani. This house break the record for most expensive house in the world. This is the first home in the world...... more

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Q. Relaince Mukesh Ambani\'s turnover had already crossed RS 50,000 Crores-Still he is hungry-What to do with so much of money-
Good Citizen:  A. inspite of so much money they have earned from Indian society............bery less social service they r doing...............Bill gates has donated...... more

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  Web results for Melinda Gates Foundation
East/West CEO Conference to Feature Prominent CEOs and Other Industry Leaders on January 10th and 11th

Boston Biotech Conferences Invites You to Join John Lechleiter (Eli Lilly), Sue Desmond-Hellmann (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation), Bob Duggan... ...

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Northern Arizona University to Participate in ACE Alternative Credit Project

PRWeb 2014-12-18 NAU Participates in ACE's Consortium Aiming to Increase Attainment Levels for Nontraditional Learners Flagstaff, AZ (PRWEB)... ...

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Indians are Now Expected to Live Longer

According to a study published in the British journal 'Lancet', India has made good progress as the life expectancy in men has gone up by 7 years... ...

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Life span shows healthy jump even as lifestyle diseases turn top killers

MUMBAI: Every fifth death in the world is that of an Indian, but Indians are also living at least 8.6 years longer on an average than in 1990, one... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/mumbai/Life-span-shows-healthy-jump-even-as-lifestyle-diseases-turn-top-killers/articleshow/45555307.cms
Sesame Workshop and World Vision Partner to Tackle Critical Global Health Priority

Raya, one of the newest members of the Sesame family, along with her friend Elmo, will teach children and families about positive health behaviors... ...

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