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Aug 14, 2018
Netflix CFO David Wells step downs after eight years in charge of the companyWells joined Netflix in 2004, two years after the company went public, and was responsible for content operations.
Nov 26, 2017
Black Friday sales push Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ net worth to more than $100-billionThis 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.
Nov 23, 2017
Sunil Bharti Mittal's family to pledge Rs 7,000 cr for philanthropy; backs setting up of telecom schoolBharti Foundation also announced its plans to set up Satya Bharti University for Science and Technology under its philanthropy plan
Nov 20, 2017
Nandan Nilekani, wife join 'The Giving Pledge' network of philanthropyThe 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
Jun 16, 2017
Amazon's Jeff Bezos asks Twitter followers for ways to donate moneyRecommendations ranged from food programs for children, to protecting forests and fighting homelessness.
May 11, 2017
16-year old from United States breaks the record for most retweets on a single Twitter tweetA 16-year-old boy's plea for a year of free chicken nuggets has become the most retweeted message on Twitter.
Feb 04, 2017
World Cancer Day: Meet Mumbai's Cancer MessiahBusinessman Harakchand Savla started his journey to help Cancer patients in 1985 when he happened to misguide a Cancer patient, this is his story.
Jan 26, 2017
Nita Ambani honoured by the Met, New York, for Reliance Foundation's philanthropic initiativesThe Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York recently honoured Reliance Foundation chairperson Nita Ambani for her philanthropic efforts, in New York.
Aug 26, 2016
With just a year to go, L&T chief AM Naik decides to donate 75% of his total income to philanthropyEven before the latest announcement, Naik was already into the art of giving business, and he has donated Rs 125 crore to charitable initiatives since 1995
Apr 19, 2016
Tencent CEO pledges $2 bln in shares to the firm's charity foundationTencent CEO and Chairman Pony Ma pledges over $2bln shares for the company's charity foundation