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Jan 18, 2019
Melinda Gates says world has become 'dramatically healthier' in past 20 years, global health funds behind progressNoting that the global health funds are behind a lot of this progress, Melinda said around the year 2000, the world started investing more in global health, and in particular, in global health institutions that really pooled the world's resources to buy things that would make the people healthier.
Dec 01, 2018
World AIDS Day 2018: A new book speaks of HIV positive sex workers, their fight for agencyAshok Alexander, the author of the book and founder-director of the organisation Avahan, spent a minimum of four days in the field every week, to understand and build relationships with sex workers
Nov 02, 2018
Urjit Patel vs govt: Did Nachiket Mor’s abrupt sacking from RBI's central board worsen the tension?The removal of Nachiket Mor half-way through his tenure is a rare incident in the RBI and would certainly have not gone down well with the central bank's top brass
Oct 09, 2018
Bill Gates lauds Narendra Modi for improving sanitation in India, says 'time to build on Swachh Bharat's success'Since the launch of the Swachh Bharat Mission, over eight crore toilets have been built across India and over five lakh villages have been made open defecation free.
Oct 02, 2018
Killer quake couldn't destroy her dreams: Chaya Kakade, Refresh sanitary pads and the rise of women in LaturArray
Sep 26, 2018
Many private sector doctors in India miss signs of tuberculosis, give inadequate treatment: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation studyMany private sector doctors in India miss the signs of tuberculosis and therefore provide patients inadequate treatment, according to a new study published on Tuesday involving people hired to act out the symptoms.
Aug 10, 2018
Bill Gates says jobs growth in India is linked to quality education; universities and schools must foster innovationMicrosoft founder Bill Gates believes the private sector is where most jobs will be created, and that there is opportunity to get way more out of the private sector.
May 14, 2018
IIM-Ahmedabad sets aside $25 mn for startups under Bharat Inclusion Initiative; lists four focus areasIt will invest in seed and pre-series-A startups through a dedicated Bharat Inclusion Seed Fund - which announced its initial closing at $7.5 million and is expected to make a final close at $15 million by July
May 05, 2018
Digitisation can leapfrog India into inclusive growth and help with education system, says Microsoft founder Bill Gates"Absolutely yes," Gates said when asked if digitisation and modern technologies would help India achieve the goals of an ideal society as being articulated by top Indian leaders' post-independence.
May 03, 2018
UIDAI slams enrolment software breach reports, says stringent processes in place; Gates bats for AadhaarThe Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has funded the World Bank (WB) to take India's Aadhaar approach to other countries.