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Gates foundation will invest $80 million to fight gender discrimination

While speaking at the Women Deliver International Conference in Copenhagen, Melinda Gates announced the funding to collect data on the gender gap, reports Sharat Pradhan. IMAGE: Melinda Gates,......

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......

A few things that you don't know about Bill Gates

Bill Gates dropped out of Harvard when he was just 19 to start Microsoft with Paul Allen in 1975. Image: Bill and Melinda Gates. Photograph: Getty Images     Microsoft co-founder Bill......

Swachh Bharat partnership with India one of the best: Bill Gates

Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates today promised to extend all support to Centre's efforts to expand the reach and effectiveness of sustainable sanitation services under the Swachh......

Bill and Melinda Gates world's wealthiest couple

Image: Microsoft Corp Chairman Bill Gates and his wife Melinda. Photograph: Reuters Bill and Melinda Gates are the world's wealthiest couple with a combined net worth of $85.7 billion, a report......

Premji gives half his stake in Wipro for charity

Image: Bill Gates (L) his wife Melinda Gates, Azim Premji (2nd L) and billionaire Warren Buffett (R) attend a news conference. Photograph: B Mathur/Reuters     IT czar Azim Premji has......

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......

'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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Africa sees reasons for UK to ditch the European Union

It is a curious coincidence that, with the UK vote on membership of the European Union next month, the future of the bloc is uncertain when some in... ...

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Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Launches Common Application Software and ICT enabled Real Time Monitoring System of ICDS

The Minister for WCD Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi launched the Common Application Software (ICDS-CAS) and Information and Communication Technology... ...

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President Adesina shares AfDB's new transformation agenda as Annual Meetings open in Lusaka

Africa must think big, act big and deliver big. We must never show low ambitions for Africa, African Development Bank Group President Akinwumi... ...

http://www.tralac.org/news/article/9742-president-adesina-shares-afdb-s-new-transformation-agenda-as-annual-meetings-open-in-lusaka.html
UAE elected chair of Kimberley Process 2016

WAM Wednesday 25th May, 2016 ABU DHABI, 24th May 2016 (WAM) --- Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, today said the UAE will use... ...

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Ericsson says developing emergency wallet

NEW DELHI: Ericsson said that it is developing Ericsson Emergency Wallet, a mobile financial services solution, for deployment in the immediate... ...

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