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'Giving Pledge' - 5 News Result(s)

  • Indian Entrepreneur to Donate Half His Wealth to Charity

    Indian Entrepreneur to Donate Half His Wealth to Charity

    Kerala-born Sunny Varkey joins the likes of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and fellow Indian Wipro chairman Azim Premji by signing Bill Gates's "The Giving Pledge" campaign.

  • The Gates lead Forbes' list of top US philanthropists

    The Gates lead Forbes' list of top US philanthropists

    Microsoft chairman Bill Gates and his wife Melinda have topped Forbes' list of America's top 50 philanthropists who have given away the most money in 2012. The billionaire couple donated about $2 billion towards charitable causes last year.

  • Lord Ashcroft to donate half of his 1.2 billion fortune to charity

    Lord Ashcroft to donate half of his 1.2 billion fortune to charity

    Billionaire Tory Peer Lord Ashcroft is to pledge at least half of his 1.2 billion pounds fortune to charity as he joins a philanthropic movement led by Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, according to a media report today.

  • Wipro's Premji joins Bill Gates' philanthropic mission

    Wipro's Premji joins Bill Gates' philanthropic mission

    India Incs philanthropist extraordinaire, Wipro chairman Azim Premji, has signed up for Giving Pledge, committing a substantial part of his wealth to philanthropy. Giving Pledge, founded by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and billionaire investor Warren Buffett, describes itself as -a commitment by the world's wealthiest individuals and families to...

  • Buffett and Gates prod India’s wealthy to be more philanthropic

    Buffett and Gates prod India’s wealthy to be more philanthropic

    India is behind only the United States and China in its number of billionaires. But by global standards, its charitable giving is miserly. A few wealthy American philanthropists — Bill and Melinda Gates and Warren E. Buffett — are hoping to change that, one rich Indian at a time. The three Americans met behind closed doors ...