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Mexico’s Carlos Slim tops Forbes’ richest list


March 8th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Mexico's telecommunication tycoon Carlos Slim Helu is the world's richest person for the third consecutive year, according to the 2012 billionaire list released by Forbes magazine on ... Read more...

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Rajat Gupta quits Gates Foundation panel


March 29th, 2011 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 29 (IANS) Rajat Gupta, a former Indian American director of Goldman Sachs Group accused of leaking insider information to Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam, has resigned as an ... Read more...

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India’s rich keen to give back to society: Buffet, Gates


March 25th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) India's rich, with at least 50 dollar-billionaires, are more than willing to give back to the society in philanthropy, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and ... Read more...

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First generation entrepreneurs give more than traditional rich: Gates


March 24th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Self-made billionaire Bill Gates Thursday said it is the dynastic rich, and not first-generation entrepreneurs, who have reservations about parting with their wealth for charitable ... Read more...

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Gates, Buffet in Indian capital with their ‘Giving Pledge’


March 24th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Two of the world's richest people, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and legendary investor Warren Buffett, arrived in the Indian capital Thursday to a packed ... Read more...

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Bill Gates, Melinda visit Bihar villages (Lead)


March 23rd, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 23 (IANS) Software billionaire Bill Gates and his wife Melinda who co-chair their international philanthropic Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation arrived here on a day-long visit Wednesday to ... Read more...

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Bill Gates and Melinda visit village in Bihar


March 23rd, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 23 (IANS) Software billionaire Bill Gates and his wife Melinda who co-chair their international philanthropic Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation arrived here on a day-long visit Wednesday to ... Read more...

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Azad meets Bill, Melinda Gates


March 22nd, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad Tuesday met software billionaire Bill Gates and wife Melinda, and urged them to continue their support for the fourth phase ... Read more...

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Bill, Melinda Gates meet Health Minister Azad, discuss issues relating to polio vaccination


March 22nd, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 22 (ANI): Software billionaire Bill Gates and his wife Melinda, who co-chair the international philanthropic organisation Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, called on Union Health and Family Welfare Minister ... Read more...

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Bill Gates to visit India this week


March 21st, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Software billionaire Bill Gates and his wife Melinda, who co-chair the international philanthropic organisation Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, will be visiting India this week ... Read more...

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Gold burglar targeting South Asians gets 46 months


January 29th, 2011 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) The leader of a gang of picky New York City burglars, who targeted the homes of Indian and South Asian residents around Washington for their gold ... Read more...

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Kudos to 38 US Billionaires who have promised to at least give half of their wealth away


October 21st, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 38 billionaires in the United States have promised to give at least half of their fortune away. United States has the highest number of billionaires in ... Read more...

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New York man admits stealing gold from South Asian homes


September 22nd, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) A second New York man has admitted to conspiring to steal at least $500,000 worth of gold and other valuables from 37 homes of South Asians ... Read more...

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Probe reopened into gold burglaries in Indian homes


July 22nd, 2010 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 22 (IANS) US prosecutors have revived an investigation into dozens of gold burglaries in nearby Northern Virginia last year targeted at Indian and South Asian families who ... Read more...

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Gates Foundation pledges $10 billion to develop vaccines


January 30th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 30 (IANS) Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda have announced that their foundation will commit $10 billion over the next 10 years to help research in developing ... Read more...

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Washington Desis angry as gold thieves go scot free


January 26th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 26 (IANS) Dismissal of charges against three picky burglars accused of stealing only gold from the homes of South Asian families in two Washington suburbs has left the ... Read more...

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Innovation is the key to removing human suffering: Bill Gates


January 26th, 2010 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 26 (IANS) Microsoft founder Bill Gates said Monday that innovation will remain the key to alleviating human suffering around the world. He was speaking in his second open appraisal letter ... Read more...

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Police nab burglar ring targeting Washington desis for gold


November 14th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 14 (IANS) Law has finally caught up with a ring of picky burglars who had been targeting South Asian families in a Washington DC neighbourhood for their gold.Indian ... Read more...

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Bill Gates says he seldom logs out (Lead)


July 24th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates Friday said he seldom logs out, rarely feels drained and finds social networking sites irritating. "I am a 24-hour technology person," said Gates, ... Read more...

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Bill Gates says he seldom feels drained


July 24th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates Friday said he is a 24-hour technology person and rarely feels drained. "I am a 24-hour technology person. I am not that big ... Read more...

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‘Big mistake’ if US blocks overseas skilled workers: Bill Gates (Lead)


July 24th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Microsoft founder Bill Gates Friday said it would be a "big mistake" if the US curbs the entry of skilled workers from abroad, rallying behind the ... Read more...

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Melinda Gates hopes hubby Bills charitable works will show world his huge heart


December 26th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 26 (ANI): Microsoft chairman Bill Gates wife, Melinda, hopes that her husbands charitable works will show the world the more caring side of her entrepreneur husband. It may be worthwhile ... Read more...

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Bill Gates meets sex workers in Pune


November 7th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Pune (Maharashtra), Nov 7 (ANI): Microsoft founder and co-chairman of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, visited sex workers in Pune.Gates along with his wife Melinda visited the red ... Read more...

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Gilly to work for Oz TV channel Nine part time


March 15th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Mar.15 (ANI): Retired Australian cricketer Adam Gilchrist has told the television channel Nine that he would be happy to appear in occasional specials or entertainment programs, including a revived Wide ... Read more...

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