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Restaurants in Saudi Arabia no longer need to segregate women and men

Monday, 09 December 2019

Men in Saudi Arabia will no longer need to use separate entrances for male customers or sit behind ......

UN launches campaign against gender violence targeting rape

Tuesday, 26 November 2019

The UN women’s agency kicked off 16 days of activism against gender-based violence Monday, ......

In #MeToo era, Japanese woman slams #KuToo heels dress codes

Wednesday, 05 June 2019

Japanese women are saying, “No,” to high heels in what’s been dubbed the #KuToo ......

US presidential candidate wants to fine companies for gender pay gap

Monday, 20 May 2019

US Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is unveiling a pay inequity proposal that aims to ......

IN PICTURES: 3.5 million Indian women form spectacular human chain across Kerala

Monday, 07 January 2019

More than 3.5 million women formed a human chain across the south Indian state of Kerala last week ......

Indian mother killed with daughters for failing to produce male child

Sunday, 04 November 2018

Women bearing girl babies continue to be treated with disdain in the eastern Indian state of Bihar ......

Have been previously male? You are qualified to join England’s Freemason society

Wednesday, 01 August 2018

England’s Freemasons are to admit women to their secretive society - but only if they were ......

Study: Gender bias kills 240,000 infant girls in India yearly

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Almost a quarter-of-a-million girls younger than five die in India every year due to neglect ......

UAE rejects three transgender Emirati women’s bid for gender status change

Friday, 23 March 2018

Three Emirati women who underwent hormonal and surgical operations in Europe to alter their gender ......

India’s delivery girls on the road to break gender stereotypes

Sunday, 11 March 2018

Girls in the Indian capital of New Delhi are breaking another stereotype by joining the ......

To empower women, we must transform culture

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

Yara al Wazir is a humanitarian activist. She is the founder of The Green Initiative ME and a developing partner of Sharek Stories. She can be followed and contacted on twitter @YaraWazir

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Egyptian study reveals how Pharaoh women predicted baby’s gender

Monday, 21 August 2017

In ancient Egypt, 5,000 years ago, women knew the means for the sexual enrichment and speeding up ......

Google employee’s anti-diversity memo prompts company rebuke

Monday, 07 August 2017

Google executives over the weekend rushed to denounce an engineer’s memo that ascribed gender ......

BBC women want wide gender pay gap fixed now, not in 3 years

Sunday, 23 July 2017

Some of the BBC’s most prominent female journalists and TV presenters are banding together to ......

Chelsea Manning talks leaks, transition after prison release

Friday, 09 June 2017

Chelsea Manning believed she had a “responsibility to the public” and didn’t think ......

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