Tag: Melinda Gates Foundation

Next four to six months could be worst of pandemic: Bill Gates

WASHINGTON: Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, whose foundation has been part of the effort to develop and deliver COVID-19 vaccines, warned on Sunday that the next...

India’s role in production of Covid-19 vaccine critical in containing pandemic: Bill Gates | India News

NEW DELHI: Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has said India’s willingness to play a “big role” in manufacturing Covid-19 vaccine and allow it to supply to...

Covid vaccine: India’s role in production of COVID-19 vaccine critical in containing pandemic: Bill Gates

NEW DELHI: Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has said India’s willingness to play a “big role” in manufacturing COVID-19 vaccine and allow it to supply to...

Covid-19’s progress: Six months on, India has much to be relieved about the pandemic’s ravages

By Oommen C Kurian With a weak health system, India was expected to do badly during the Covid-19 pandemic. It was assumed that if the...

World leaders pledge $8 billion to fight COVID-19 but U.S. steers clear

BRUSSELS: World leaders and organisations pledged $8 billion to research, manufacture and distribute a possible vaccine and treatments for COVID-19 on Monday, but the United...

Donald Trump: Trump to ease lockdown, saying virus cases have ‘passed peak’

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump vowed to unveil plans Thursday to reopen the world’s top economy, following cautious moves in Europe, claiming the US had “passed...

View: Lessons from Covid-19 can make the world a better place

By Neeraj Kaushal Last week, I read a poignant account from a man whose wife had just died from Covid-19. ‘Anything good I could say...