Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021

Bill Gates

Billionaire Warren Buffett Resigns As Trustee Of Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation

Jun 23, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Buffett’s move comes just days after Bill and Melinda Gates announced their divorce

Microsoft Investigated Bill Gates Before He Stepped Down From Board In 2020: Reports

May 17, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The Journal reported that Gates resigned before the board's investigation was finished, citing another person familiar with the matter.

Bill And Melinda Gates Announce Divorce After 27 Years Of Marriage

Bill and Melinda Gates were married in 1994 in Hawaii. They met after Melinda began working at Microsoft as a product manager in 1987.

Elon Musk Dethrones Jeff Bezos As The Richest Man

Jan 07, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Last year, Elon Musk's net worth soared by more than $150 billion in possibly the fastest bout of wealth creation in history.

Covid-19 Vaccine: Bill Gates, Global Leaders Laud India's Scientific Leadership

Global recognition poured in after PM Modi said the world's biggest inoculation drive against coronavirus was set to begin in the country.

14 December, 2020

Next Four To Six Months Could Be Worst Of Pandemic: Bill Gates


The Covid-19 has so far killed more than 290,000 people in the US.

15 September, 2020

Bill Gates Says India's Role In Production Of Covid Vaccine Critical In Containing Pandemic


Bill Gates said the world is looking to India for large scale production of COVID-19 vaccine once it is rolled out.

27 July, 2020

Mukesh Ambani Could Become World's Second Richest Person By End Of 2021

Yagnesh Kansara

The speed with which RIL shares are rising and looking at its further potential, it is a matter of months before Ambani, who is currently world’s 5th richest person with a fortune of $81 billion, overtakes Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook and Bernard Arnault of Louis Vuitton.

21 July, 2020

Pandemic May Have To Wait For Vaccine, But Technology To Deal With Air Pollution Is Ready

Shekhar Tiwari

Breathing polluted air kills almost 2 million Indians each year and seriously shortens the lives of another 5-7 million annually.

22 April, 2020

Bill Gates Lauds PM Modi's 'Proactive Measures' in Combating Coronavirus In India


Gates, in a letter to Modi, said he was glad that the Indian government is fully utilizing its exceptional digital capabilities in its COVID-19 response and has launched the 'Aarogya Setu' digital app for coronavirus tracking.

14 March, 2020

Bill Gates Steps Down From Microsoft Board


Bill Gates owns 1.36 per cent of the shares in Microsoft, a company with a market capitalization of $1.21 trillion,

21 November, 2019

Heritage Seeds To Sprouted Dal Parantha, A Week Of Unusual Excitement

Charupadma Pati

While Smriti Irani and Bill Gates joined hands to create a repository of heirloom crops, the UNICEF brought out a booklet of healthy, trendy and pocket-friendly recipes.

25 September, 2019

PM Modi Gets 'Global Goalkeeper' Award For Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

Outlook Web Bureau

Over 11 crore toilets were built in the country in the last five years, PM Modi said.

02 September, 2019

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation To Honour PM Modi For Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan

Outlook Web Bureau

The Swachh Bharat Mission was launched in 2014 and its components include the construction of household toilets, community and public toilets and solid waste management.

08 July, 2019

Steve Jobs Was Master At 'Casting spells' On Workers To Keep Apple Alive, Says Bill Gates

Outlook Web Bureau

After Steve Job's death in 2011, Tim Cook took over as Apple CEO and made its $1 trillion company.

06 November, 2018

Poop In Hand, Bill Gates Backs China's Toilet Revolution

Outlook Web Bureau

The stunt was an effort to draw attention to a problem affecting developing countries around the world: not enough toilets.

Photo Gallery

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media after the oath taking ceremony at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh. AICC General Secretary Harish Rawat with PPCC President Navjot Singh Sidhu are also seen.

PTI Photo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in New Delhi.

PTI Photo

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur during a public meeting in Mandi.

PTI Photo

An artist busy making an idol of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities in Mumbai.

Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook

Idols of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities, Goregaon in Mumbai.

Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook

Outlook Latest Issue

Subscribe Now
Cover Story

Class Of The Future Has India As Global Education Hub

India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes

Outlook-ICARE India’s Top Universities Rankings 2021

Top 50 State Private Universities

Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.

Top 50 State Private Universities


A Patel Over Rupani: A Safer Bet in Gujarat?

Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?

Bhavna Vij-Aurora
A Patel Over Rupani: A Safer Bet in Gujarat?


Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu