A group of Iranian female soccer fans used false beards to challenge a ban on women’s presence in football matches and managed to enter the ...
A Houthi supervisor attacked school girls at Al Manar high school in Sanaa when they refused to repeat a cry of allegiance to the Houthis.The school ...
Girls in the Indian capital of New Delhi are breaking another stereotype by joining the country’s first women-only cargo and logistics company. ...
A 20-year-old Egyptian woman named Rania became the first to get a court ruling against a sexual harasser. Rania from the governorate of Qena sued her ...
Ndima Abu El-Enein rides her bicycle alongside her colleagues on the Corniche road in Jeddah, west of Saudi Arabia, to lead a team of cyclists ...
An Algerian biomedical engineer is on a mission to make it easier for women to find work in Saudi Arabia by creating the first job-searching website ...
This op-ed was written before Khuloud was released. A strut and a milliseconds-long backwards glance has captured the world’s attention. The ...
Saudi public schools will begin offering physical education for girls in the coming academic year, the kingdom’s education ministry announced on ...
In his recent article in the Okaz daily – “The liberal Walieddine Yakan: Clerics, colonization and bicycles” – Saudi critic ...
Gender stereotypes emerge early, and by age six, girls are less likely to believe females are brilliant and more likely to believe boys are
I was disappointed when Russian model Elena Perminova uploaded a video of her applying lipstick to her daughter
How much attention do you pay to the toys your children play with?
Earlier this year Malala urged world leaders at a conference in London to commit $1.4 billion to give Syrian refugee children access to education
A study by a US university released earlier this month found that the Disney Princess brand is not as “safe” as many parents think
According to the new guidelines Qur’an memorization schools and schools for illiterate adult women have to wear new uniforms for the 2015-16 academic year
Zainab Bangura says ‘one girl can be sold and bought by five or six different men’
Pakistan’s military announced the arrest of the 10 suspects in September 2014
Cultural aversion to education is only one of the factors affecting girls’ education in the Middle East
Four years after she was crowned Miss Sri Lanka, Stephanie Siriwardhana is now in the process of opening up a shelter for sexually abused girls
Close friends Kadiza Sultana, 17, Shamima Begum, 15, and a third 15-year-old left their east London homes Tuesday and flew to Istanbul
A leading UK charity has warned of ignorance over FGM even as Hollywood star Angelina Jolie leads a campaign to wipe it out
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi implored his country to stop killing unborn girls,
Find out what happens when you put a boy in front of a girl and ask him to slap her. This video explores how children react to the issue of violence ...
Six months ago, images of the girls’ bodies hanging from a tree in their village of Katra in Uttar Pradesh state shocked the country
Amazon reviewers have reacted harshly to the book, with comments attacking the apparent “misogyny” at play
A school in the East end of London has started teaching young people on the prevention of female genital mutilation
The man, who was separated from his wife, deprived their mother of visitation rights
Improved women’s rights are seen as a key achievement of the 13-year international intervention in Afghanistan
Cases of runaway girls are mostly isolated incidents but have sounded an alarm in every home that lacks strong family ties
Two teenaged Norwegian sisters who ran away from home in October, saying they wanted to help rebels in Syria, are indeed in the war-wracked country
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