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Forbes billionaires 2018 ranking: With $40 bn, Mukesh Ambani richest Indian; Jeff Bezos tops global rich list
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Forbes billionaires 2018 ranking: With $40 bn, Mukesh Ambani richest Indian; Jeff Bezos tops global rich list

Mukesh Ambani's net worth has soared to $40.1 billion, making him the richest Indian for the 11th year in a row, while Amazon founder Jeff Bezos toppled Bill Gates as the world's wealthiest person, says Forbes

International Women's Day: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation pledges $170 mn for women's empowerment in India, 3 other countries
World

International Women's Day: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation pledges $170 mn for women's empowerment in India, 3 other countries

On the eve of International Women's Day, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has announced a $170 million project aimed at advancing women's economic empowerment in four countries, including India.

Roger Federer teams up with Bill Gates for exhibition match, raises $2.5 million to support African children's education
Sports

Roger Federer teams up with Bill Gates for exhibition match, raises $2.5 million to support African children's education

Roger Federer's "The Match for Africa" exhibition sold more than 15,000 tickets to benefit his foundation that supports education for children in Africa.

Bill Gates to guest star as himself in The Big Bang Theory; Jim Parsons starrer will return to TV on 1 March
Entertainment

Bill Gates to guest star as himself in The Big Bang Theory; Jim Parsons starrer will return to TV on 1 March

Bill Gates will join a slew of guest stars like Carrie Fisher, Bill Nye, Stephen Hawking, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Buzz Aldrin, LeVar Burton and Stan Lee.

Amazon beats Microsoft to become world's third-most valuable company
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Amazon beats Microsoft to become world's third-most valuable company

According to The New York Post, Amazon's stock surged 2.6 percent on Wednesday, taking the company's market cap ahead of Microsoft for the first time.

Warren Buffett's successors emerge as Berkshire Hathaway promotes Gregory Abel and Ajit Jain
Business

Warren Buffett's successors emerge as Berkshire Hathaway promotes Gregory Abel and Ajit Jain

Buffett called Abel’s and Jain’s new roles “part of the movement toward succession” at Berkshire.

Computer History Museum will release Apple's Lisa Operating system for free as open source
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Computer History Museum will release Apple's Lisa Operating system for free as open source

Once that code is finished being reviewed by Apple, the museum will make the code available sometime this year, Kossow added.

Black Friday sales push Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ net worth to more than $100-billion
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Black Friday sales push Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ net worth to more than $100-billion

This is not the first time that Amazon CEO and Founder has become the richest person as he temporarily overtook Bill Gates as the richest man back in July.

Nandan Nilekani, wife join 'The Giving Pledge' network of philanthropy
Business

Nandan Nilekani, wife join 'The Giving Pledge' network of philanthropy

The Nilekanis are the fourth Indians after Wipro chairman Azim Premji, Biocon chairman Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw and Sobha Developers Chairman Emeritus P N C Menon to sign up for The Giving Pledge

Bill Gates remembers his first meeting with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu
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Bill Gates remembers his first meeting with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates on Friday said he was really excited at meeting AP chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu for the first time over 20 years ago.

Bill Gates meets Yogi Adityanath, discusses ways to intensify encephalitis vaccination programmes
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Bill Gates meets Yogi Adityanath, discusses ways to intensify encephalitis vaccination programmes

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates met Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and discussed with him ways to intensify immunisation programme against Japanese Encephalitis and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome

Bill Gates meets Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath, agrees to help state tackle encephalitis, child malnutrition
India

Bill Gates meets Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath, agrees to help state tackle encephalitis, child malnutrition

A delegation led by Microsoft and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation co-founder Bill Gates called upon Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adiyanath at Shastri Bhavan, Lucknow to discuss numerous welfare initiatives

Microsoft founder Bill Gates meets Rajnath Singh, discusses welfare initiatives in India
India

Microsoft founder Bill Gates meets Rajnath Singh, discusses welfare initiatives in India

Microsoft founder Bill Gates met Rajnath Singh and discussed with him various welfare initiatives of the American philanthropies in India.

Nandan Nilekani's EkStep Foundation to become part of Bill Gates-led $500 million Co-Impact fund
Business

Nandan Nilekani's EkStep Foundation to become part of Bill Gates-led $500 million Co-Impact fund

Co-Impact will focus on'three critical areas health, education, and economic opportunity to improve the lives of undeserved populations across the developing world

Satya Nadella visits employees at Microsoft India's Development Centre in Hyderabad
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Satya Nadella visits employees at Microsoft India's Development Centre in Hyderabad

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella interacted with employees and talked about his book 'Hit Refresh', while also speaking about his journey in the company.

Microsoft to focus on Teams; to replace Skype Business as Office 365's primary client
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Microsoft to focus on Teams; to replace Skype Business as Office 365's primary client

Microsoft in this year’s Microsoft Ignite event, according to Microsoft's blogpost, had said that it would be introducing new features to Teams as part of its enhancements.This includes the calling features where the user can hold, call transfer, and include vociemail as well. It also includes audio conferencing as well.

Microsoft founder Bill Gates praises the company CEO Satya Nadella for helping it stand out in the industry
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Microsoft founder Bill Gates praises the company CEO Satya Nadella for helping it stand out in the industry

It was no surprise to me that once Nadella became Microsoft's CEO, he immediately put his mark on the company, writes Bill Gates.

Bill Gates has switched to Android with 'a lot of Microsoft software'; still not interested in the iPhone
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Bill Gates has switched to Android with 'a lot of Microsoft software'; still not interested in the iPhone

The famous tech figure clarified in a statement to Fox News Sunday that he has started using Android and the phone has ‘a lot of Microsoft software’.

Satya Nadella writes about the challenges that he faced in his recently released book
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Satya Nadella writes about the challenges that he faced in his recently released book

Satya Nadella, the Microsoft CEO who kept the company relevant as its primary PC software business faded, could write a book about the challenges he faced.