One of Pink;s biggest chart toppers was her 2001 hit ;Get the Party Started;, but if things had gone according to plan the song would have been a hit for Madonna, not Pink.That revelation comes directly from famed producer, songwriter and 4 Non Blondes frontwoman Linda Perry, who divulged that was the original path in mind for her song.
Gates wrote that after leaving the helm of Microsoft, the technology corporation he co founded in 1975, to commit all of his time to philanthropy with a focus on disease and poverty, he had expected his success rate to stay about the same. ;Discovering a new vaccine, I figured, would be just as hard as discovering the next tech unicorn,; he wrote. It turns out that vaccines are much harder to get right.Over the past 20 years, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has invested in Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance; the Global Fund; and the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. These organizations deliver drugs to developing countries and generally help make vaccines more accessible. Quantifying the value of that work, Gates wrote that those investments have created an estimated $200 billion in economic and social benefits.
ISLAMABAD: Billionaire Bill Gates has said that his multinational technology company, Microsoft Corporation, could explore the investment opportunities in Pakistan.Gates expressed the desire in a letter delivered to Prime Minister Imran Khan by Dr Christopher Elias, President of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation s Global Development Division, in a meeting on Tuesday.
Facebook Google Twitter Whatsapp Web Desk: Microsoft Billionaire Bill Gates has said that his technology company, Microsoft Corporation could explore the investment opportunities in Pakistan.Gates expressed his desire in a letter delivered to Prime Minister Imran Khan by Dr Christopher Elias, President of the Bill and Melindaa Gates Foundation s Global Development Division, in a meeting on Tuesday.
It s not easy to think of what to do with all that money, but he has a plan for most of it. He doesn t spend it willy nilly, he has things like a luxury car collection, an estate worth $125 million and a private airplane but that s only a small part of this fortune.He and his spouse, Melinda, have said that it s not fair they have so much money so instead of spending it all on themselves they donate a lot of the money he earns. Let s see how he spends his money.
The Orange County Sheriff s Department is seeking the public s help in identifying a possibly autistic man, approximately 30 to 40 years old, who they said tried to steal some items from a 7 Eleven in Yorba Linda.eval(ez write tag( 250,250 ,'mynewsla com medrectangle 3','ezslot 3' )); He has not been responsive to deputies attempts to communicate through sign language, the department said. While being evaluated by mental health personnel, he wrote Millie several times on paper.
Trending on Twitter, Amazon has changed its tune regarding its new HQ2 headquarters. The Seattle based tech giant s, which announced that it would be soliciting bids for a second headquarters to equal its home base September 2017, is reportedly planning to split the second headquarters into two locations . According to the Wall Street Journal, this is being done to allow the company to recruit more of the best tech talent in the winning cities. Amazon would split the workforce with about 25,000 employees in each place. In January, Amazon announced that it had narrowed the list of cities it was considering from 238 applicants to a shortlist of 20 including Toronto. A final decision has not been made.Also on Twitter - This week s Reinvented Toilet Expo in China had a surprise visit from former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates, who discussed his plans to build a better toilet technology. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, which Gates co founded with his wife, has spent more than $200 million since 2011 on research and development of safe sanitation technology. During his presentation, Gates said the technologies at the expo are the most significant advances in sanitation in nearly 200 years. In addition to an economic cost, which according to an Oxford Economics and Japanese toilet maker Lixil cost the world nearly $223 billion in 2015, UNICEF estimates that 4.5 billion people worldwide do not have access to safely managed sanitation.
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News Sputnik 02nd November, 2018) The foundation of US business magnate and founder of microsoft Corporation Bill Gates and his wife Melinda has decided to suspend its future cooperation with a youth charity founded by Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman following the murder of Saudi opposition journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, media reported.The Saudi crown prince founded Misk foundation in 2011. Last year, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation jointly with Misk launched a charitable initiative aimed at supporting innovative projects of young people from different countries in the field of health and development.
Democrats agonizing over whether Hispanics will turn out two weeks from now or crush their dreams of taking control of the U.S. Congress are hoping for a last minute assist from an unlikely source: President Donald Trump.Trump conceded yesterday that there s no evidence for his claim that Middle Eastern terrorists are among thousands of migrants traveling from Honduras toward the U.S. border, but blamed Venezuela and unidentified leftists for encouraging them.The assertion is the president's latest attempt to fire up his base with a hard line migration stance ahead of the Nov. 6 midterms.At a rally in Texas on Monday, he accused Democrats also without evidence of encouraging illegal voting by non citizens, after announcing aid cuts to three Central American countries that he said aren't doing enough to stop the caravan. Democrats hope Trump's moves will backfire. While Latinos largely stayed home in the 2014, 2010 and 2006 midterms, an NBC Wall Street Journal poll on Sunday found 71 percent of them registered high interest in this year's contests, up from 49 percent in mid September.For the party to win, said Democratic pollster Celinda Lake, support at the ballot box from Latinos along with millennials is absolutely pivotal.
The Bill amp; Melinda Gates Foundation and the European Union hope that the partnership will boost private investment, which can help provide cost effective services and diagnose diseases such as tuberculosis, HIV and malaria faster and provide proper treatment.The Foundation will giving 54m to help the EU mobilise private investment under its External Investment Plan.
TRENTON Legislation sponsored by Senate Environment and Energy Committee Chair Bob Smith and Senator Linda Greenstein which would create a significant state effort to promote plug in electric vehicles cleared the Senate Environment and Energy Committee today.
New Delhi: Microsoft founder and well known philanthropist Bill Gates on Tuesday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government for launching and spearheading the Swachh Bharat campaign in India.Praising the government for highlighting issues of sanitation in the country, Gates who is part of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation which works to uplift poverty and improve healthcare around the world complimented PM Modi for his active role. "The leadership of Narendra Modi and the Indian government has played an important role in improving sanitation," he tweeted. "Now is the time to build on the success of Swachh Bharat."
Julia Scher, Live, Frieze London 2018. Photo by Linda Nylind. Courtesy of Linda Nyland Frieze. Of all the works at Wednesday s VIP opening of the 16th edition of Frieze London, one stood out as being particularly well timed. Six days after Dr. Christine Blasey Ford testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her while they were in high school, Andrew Kreps hung in his booth a work by Andrea Bowers that depicts a black woman with each of her hands placed on the shoulders of two men in suits, standing beside her. The men are holding a poster unspooled enough to display two words: BELIEVE WOMEN.
Samir Chatterjee, Claremont Graduate University(THE CONVERSATION) It was March 2014 when I received a phone call as I was working in my office. The person on the other end introduced herself as Dr. Linda Houston Feenstra, chief cardiac nurse of Loma Linda University SACHS Heart Clinic. She said that she has heard about my work on persuasive technology, in particular how it can influence attitude or behavior change in people. She wanted me to assist her with her heart failure patients.
Terry and Linda Jamison, who claim to have predicted the 9 11 terror attacks and spoken to several celebrities from beyond the grave, allegedly got in contact with the Princess more than 20 years after her tragic death.They claim Princess Diana wants her son to know she is over the moon about his marriage to Meghan, but warned their relationship is not going to be all rosy and the Duchess of Sussex 's family will be partly to blame.
GETTY Terry and Linda Jamison, who say they predicted the September 11 terror attacks, claim the Princess got in touch with them over 20 years after she died to issue a stark warning.
Happy birthday to my dear friend Linda Hamilton, Schwarzenegger, 71, wrote on Twitter Wednesday, September 26. One of my favorite costars, a true badass, and a wonderful human being. I m pumped to be back together again. The former California governor shared a side by side pic of himself and Hamilton. The 62 year old Chuck alum cozies up to her costar in both photos, but one was taken years before likely around the time the first movie was released in 1984 and the other was shot more recently.
Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton have posted a photo from the set of the new Terminator reboot.Schwarzenegger shared a picture of the pair on Instagram from the shoot in celebration of Hamilton 's birthday, alongside a throwback image taken during production of 1991 sequel Terminator 2: Judgement Day. You can view the image below.
"As I traveled the world, I had to ask myself 'Is there anywhere in the world where we have true equality for women?'" says Gates, Co Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, in an interview with Squawk Box Anchor Becky Quick on Tuesday. "And the true answer is 'No' not even in the United States."The former tech executive who married Microsoft co founder Bill Gates in 1994 founded Pivotal Ventures to fund startups led by women and people of color in 2015. According to PitchBook, less than two percent of venture capital dollars spent in 2017 went to women led companies, and less than one percent to companies led by women of color.
Bill and Melinda Gates, co chairs of the Bill amp; Melinda Gates Foundation, co hosted the second annual Goalkeepers events on September 25 and 26 to highlight the remarkable progress toward the reduction of extreme poverty, and the need to accelerate efforts to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (Global Goals). They were joined by H.E. Julius Maada Bio, President of Sierra Leone; President Emmanuel Macron of France; Prime Minister Erna Solberg of Norway; United Nations Deputy Secretary General Amina J. Mohammed; and many established and emerging leaders from around the world.