May 04, 2021 10:29 PM IST
Bill and Melinda Gates have called it quits after 27 years of marriage. The Microsoft co-founder, 65, announced the news in a joint statement on Twitter. The statement also mentions that they will continue to work together at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
- May 04, 2021 11:29 AM IST
Bill Gates and his wife Melinda announced that they were divorcing after 27 years of marriage. Here’s a quick look at their philanthropic work in India.
- May 04, 2021 10:22 AM IST
In 2020, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation pledged to make a contribution of $250 million to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
- Dec 08, 2020 04:21 PM IST
Gates praised India for building ambitious platforms for universal identification and digital payments which include the world’s largest biometric database and a system for sending rupees between any bank or smartphone app.
- Aug 20, 2020 09:27 AM IST
Economies and healthcare systems will kill more people than COVID-19, Bill Gates said.
- Apr 02, 2020 09:17 AM IST
Gates explained that businesses need to remain shut until the numbers of reported cases start to go down across the country, which, according to him, could take at least 10 weeks.
- Sep 20, 2018 05:09 PM IST
Gates feels, education and health are special because that is the capital, that is your next generation, it only pays off over the next 20 years, but it is the primary thing that predicts what will happen to your economy.
- Apr 20, 2015 08:00 PM IST
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Melinda Gates, co-founder of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, discusses her work, healthcare issues plaguing the country and ways to overcome them and the Art of Giving.
- Feb 04, 2014 10:43 PM IST
Speaking of Nadella's appointment Bill Gates said: "During this time of transformation, there is no better person to lead Microsoft than Satya Nadella."
- Nov 23, 2013 05:25 PM IST
Four Seasons, owned by Bill Gates and Saudi Arabia's prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, is planning branded residences in Mumbai on a plot next to its existing hotel as well in Bangalore and Goa.
- Aug 10, 2013 11:42 AM IST
John Sculley believes if working culture in India improves and people are not penalised for taking risks, it will make India more attractive for entrepreneurs to take a chance.
- May 27, 2013 02:52 PM IST
Bill Gates' revolutionary ideas were the foundations of his fortune and empire.
- Feb 22, 2013 09:55 PM IST
Azim Premji has pledged a substantial portion of his wealth to a trust through the Azim Premji foundation. CNBC-TV18‘s Shreya Roy gives in details.
- Jan 19, 2013 01:56 PM IST
Former Apple and Pepsi top cat John Scully explains on CNBC-TV18's The Forbes India Show that commiditisation and co-ordination are the key challenges to the IT world.
- Aug 01, 2012 04:10 PM IST
In today's wild world, it is not hard to spot innovation that has changed our lives. Often taken for granted, technology has irrevocably impacted the daily rhythm of our existence.
- Mar 28, 2011 04:08 PM IST
In a CNN-IBN special Melinda and Bill Gates of the Gates Foundation spoke exclusively to Rajdeep Sardesai about the special bond that they share with India.
- Mar 25, 2011 08:17 PM IST
It's the last day of Warren Buffett, Bill and Melinda Gates' visit to India. In an interview with CNBC's Becky Quick, the trio spoke about what they made of the India visit, especially their meeting with the wealthiest people of India.
- Mar 24, 2011 11:11 PM IST
Two of the top three richest peoTwo of the world's richest men, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett are in New Delhi and have taken the initiative to convince Indian billionaires to join in their philanthropic efforts.
- Mar 24, 2011 09:52 PM IST
The two biggest names in philanthropy - Bill Gates and Warren Buffett are in New Delhi, to try and convince Indian billionaires to join their philanthropic efforts. Buffett and Gates held breakfast and lunch meetings with captains of Indian industry - including Adi Godrej, Naina lal Kidwai and Analjit Singh, to discuss the scope of philanthropy.
- Mar 23, 2011 05:21 PM IST
Microsoft chairman, and philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates spoke about the importance on investors lending to charity. Rajdeep Sardesai of CNN-IBN caught up with them and began by asking if the tipping point for Indian industry's philanthropy had been reached and if the investment would make a real difference?
- Mar 23, 2011 12:12 PM IST
Known as the man with the Midas touch, billionaire Warren Buffett chairman of Berkshire Hathaway in an exclusive interview with CNBC-TV18’s Shereen Bhan says the Indian touch came in through convincing associates, including likely successor Ajit Jain. However, he says “the reason I am here is because of TaeguTec.”
- Mar 22, 2011 10:11 PM IST
GMR's group chairman GM Rao has pledged to create an endowment worth USD 340 million in favour of the GMR Varalakshmi Foundation for charitable activities to serve the needs of the under-privileged sections of society.