Dec 21, 2021 11:11 AM IST
Was there any skill or hobby she learnt this year? “How to be more patient,” Melinda French Gates, 57, said.
- Dec 09, 2021 04:30 PM IST
Bill Gates and Melinda Gates were married in 1994 in Hawaii. They met after she began working at Microsoft as a product manager in 1987.
- Jul 30, 2021 09:38 AM IST
Melinda French Gates said in a statement that “we can break the patterns of history" and advance gender equality if there's a commitment to support organizations, like the awardees, "that are ready to lift up women and girls.”
- Jun 24, 2021 10:37 AM IST
Warren Buffett had been a huge contributor to the Gates Foundation, one of the foremost and richest nonprofit organizations dedicated to social causes, for more than a decade.
- Jun 12, 2021 10:26 AM IST
The biggest philanthropic asset, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, isn't a part of this fortune.
- May 28, 2021 08:30 AM IST
The co-founders of one of the world's largest private charitable foundations, filed for divorce earlier this month after 27 years of marriage but pledged to continue their philanthropic work together.
- May 17, 2021 11:47 AM IST
Reports emerged that Gates stepped down from his position on the Microsoft Board amid investigation into his alleged “inappropriate romantic relationship” with a staff.
- May 16, 2021 09:29 AM IST
Bill and Melinda Gates live in Xanadu 2.0, worth around $131 million. They couple has recently filed for divorce.
- May 06, 2021 02:06 PM IST
After the news on May 3, grant recipients and staff members alike wondered what would happen. But, the message from the headquarters in Seattle was clear: Bill and Melinda Gates may be splitting up, but the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation isn’t going anywhere.
- May 06, 2021 09:37 AM IST
The fortune was made in a "massive stock transfer" worth $1.8 billion on May 3 via Gates’ Cascade Investments. The duo announced their separation on May 3.
- 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 12:14 PM IST
Microsoft co-founder Bill and his wife Melinda said in identical tweets that they had made the decision to end their marriage. Here is a look at their 27 years of life together.
- 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 10:49 AM IST
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda announced that they are divorcing after 27 years of marriage. Here’s a quick list of other billionaire divorces in recent decades.
- 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.
- May 04, 2021 10:07 AM IST
“Thank you for understanding our desire for privacy while we navigate the next phases of our lives,” Jennifer Gates said in an Instagram post after Bill and Melinda Gates had announced their divorce.
- May 04, 2021 09:49 AM IST
Over the years, Melinda Gates has increasingly built her profile as a champion of women and girls.
- May 04, 2021 08:10 AM IST
Announcement of Bill and Melinda Gates' divorce evoked comparison with that of Jeff Bezos and MacKenzie Scott, another high-profile Seattle-area billionaire couple to part ways in recent years.
- May 04, 2021 07:04 AM IST
The couple run the US-based Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, one of the most influential private foundations in the world, with an endowment worth nearly $50 billion.
- May 17, 2020 08:26 AM IST
The Gates Foundation in March said it was providing technical assistance for SCAN, which had been approved by regulators in Washington state, one of the first U.S. states to be hit hard by the outbreak.
- Nov 20, 2019 09:08 AM IST
Gates, 64, who is also the co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was keen to become acquainted with startups specialising in healthcare, sanitation, agricultural development, and financial services, areas of particular interest to him.
- Jan 17, 2019 04:55 PM IST
The story of the past two decades is a story of incredible improvement in the human condition, Melinda of the 'Bill and Melinda Gates' foundation said during a global conference with reporters along with her husband and Microsoft founder Bill Gates.
- Mar 07, 2018 09:25 AM IST
Announced yesterday, the investments focused in India, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda will target four key priorities - advancing gender equality, spreading digital financial inclusion, increasing job opportunities, and supporting the agricultural sector and women's support groups.
- Nov 16, 2016 10:18 PM IST
He stressed that the government should be an enabler and a smart regulator to enable the private sector to deliver efficient services across sectors.
- Mar 12, 2016 04:45 PM IST
According to gates, every company needs to have a strong family leave policy which will help address the issue of redistribution of certain household work like caring for children and the elderly. Not just women, but men too should be encouraged to take leave to spend time with their children.