Bill Gates

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    Gates derailed plan for ‘people’s vaccine’

    Linda McQuaig | Updated at 12:00am on June 07, 2021

    HARD to believe now, but in the first few months of the pandemic it looked like the world was going to act together to develop...

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    Arguments against patent waivers don’t add up

    Sonali Kolhatkar | Updated at 12:00am on May 22, 2021

    DAYS after he publicly opposed the waiving of patents for lifesaving Covid-19 vaccines, billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates had a change of heart. He released a...

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    Bill, Melinda and burdens of the richest people

    | Updated at 12:00am on May 10, 2021

    OLD adages can often come across as trite. But a trite old adage, we always need to remember, can also speak truth. Consider, for instance,...

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    Bill, Melinda Gates announce divorce after 27 years

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 08:18am on May 04, 2021

    Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife and fellow philanthropist Melinda announced on Monday they are divorcing after a 27-year marriage...

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    Bill Gates Foundation-funded sanitation improvement cell launched

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:02pm on November 20, 2020

    The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation supported cell for improving safely-managed sanitation in the urban areas was inaugurated on Thursday at by Department of Public...

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    Bill Gates lauds Bangladeshi immunologist Firdausi

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:49pm on October 07, 2020

    American philanthropist Bill Gates has lauded Bangladeshi immunologist Firdausi Qadri. In a blog post on October 6, in his official site Gatesnote, the Microsoft cofounder...

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    Gates Foundation vaccine spreads polio across Africa

    F William Engdahl | Updated at 12:00am on October 01, 2020

    MICROSOFT founder Bill Gates has made himself the global vaccine czar as his foundation spends billions on spreading new vaccines globally. While much attention has...

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    Gates’s global agenda and how to resist his war on life

    by Vandana Shiva | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2020

    Gates’s ‘funding’ results in an erasure of democracy and biodiversity, of nature and culture. His ‘philanthropy’ is not just philanthrocapitalism. It is philanthroimperialism, writes Vandana...

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    Bill Gates orders $644m superyacht powered by hydrogen

    Business Desk | Updated at 11:49pm on February 10, 2020

    Bill Gates has ordered the world’s first hydrogen-powered superyacht, worth an estimated £500 million ($644 million) and featuring an infinity pool, helipad, spa and gym,...

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    Global fears rise as 563 killed in China virus

    Agence France Presse. Wuhan | Updated at 11:15am on February 06, 2020

    China’s coronavirus crisis deepened on Thursday with the death toll soaring to 563, as thousands of people trapped on quarantined cruise ships added to the...