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Who is the best Oscar-winning supporting actress of all time?

Category: Culture 

2018-02-08

Gloria Grahame? Tilda Swinton? Viola Davis? Our chief critic selects a champion from previous Academy award winners – and shares the result of the readers’ vote

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Grid girls will not feature in Formula 1 from 2018 season

Category: Sport 

2018-02-02

Walk-on models dropped for new season as F1 bosses "don't believe the practice is appropriate or relevant" for the sport and its fans

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This artist has reversed the gender roles of old-school adverts to show how sexist they are

Category: Culture 

2018-01-22

Nowadays, we won’t stand for gender stereotyping but cast your mind back to the 1940s and 1950s, when it apparently wasn’t seen as a problem

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Church of England appoints first female Bishop of London

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-12-20

The Church of England allowed women to become priests in 1994 but only appointed its first female bishop in 2014

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Girls are better than boys at solving problems in teams, finds new global study

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-11-30

Analysts said the findings suggest girls are better equipped for the workplace and are more able to cope with modern ways of working

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Saudi woman named to senior government post for first time

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-09-28

A Saudi woman has been named to a senior government post for the first time, authorities said shortly after a ban on women drivers

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Saudi king decrees women be allowed to drive

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-09-28

For more than 25 years, women activists have campaigned to be allowed to drive, defiantly taking to the road, petitioning the king and posting videos

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More than 40 million people trapped in slavery: new global estimate

Category: Trafficking 

2017-09-19

The ILO and Walk Free conducted surveys in 48 countries and interviewed more than 71,000 people with findings supplemented by data from the International Organization for Migration

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Aeroflot gender discrimination case reaches court in Moscow

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-09-04

Flight attendants claim airline’s campaign to use younger, more attractive staff is latest example of Russia’s ‘war against women’

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Jordan repeals law allowing rapists to avoid punishment if they marry their victims

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-08-02

The Jordanian parliament has voted to revoke an article of the country’s penal code which allows a rapist to escape punishment for his crime so long as he marries the victim

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