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Pakistani man sentenced for rape, murder of Zainab Ansari

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-02-19

A Pakistani man was sentenced to death Saturday for the rape and murder of a 7-year-old girl whose killing last month led to widespread protests

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Oxfam's deputy CEO resigns over sex crimes scandal

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-02-14

Oxfam's deputy chief executive has resigned amid a growing sex crimes scandal involving the organization's aid workers in Haiti and Chad

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Harvey Weinstein: New York state sues Weinstein Company

Category: Gender based violence 

2018-02-12

New York prosecutors have filed a lawsuit against The Weinstein Company, alleging that the studio failed to protect staff from Harvey Weinstein

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A century after winning the vote, feminists must fight on - London mayor

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-02-07

Men and women must "redouble" their efforts to fight for gender equality, London's mayor said on Tuesday, as Britain marks a century since women won the right to vote

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Women taxi drivers in Oman soon

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-02-05

For some women, this means new employment opportunities. For others, comfort of being chauffeured by another woman

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Spanish stars to stage red fan protest at cinema prize ceremony

Category: Culture 

2018-02-02

Hollywood women wore all black to the Golden Globes last month in the #TimesUp campaign against sexual misconduct in the film industry and Spanish stars are poised to stage their own version at the Goyas

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UK stars mirror Hollywood and don black for awards

Category: Culture 

2018-02-02

Some of the biggest names in British film are campaigning for an all-black dress code at this month's prestigious BAFTA awards to highlight widespread sexual harassment at work

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Australian mountain climber becomes 1st woman — and 8th person ever — to make the ‘7-7’

Category: Sport 

2018-02-01

Australian mountain climber Katie Sarah has become the first woman to climb the highest mountain and volcano on every continent

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Six male BBC presenters agree to pay cuts

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-01-26

Six of the BBC's leading male presenters have agreed to take pay cuts after revelations over equal salaries

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Liberia bans female genital mutilation - but only for a year

Category: Gender in the world 

2018-01-26

The ban makes it an offence to perform FGM on anyone under 18 but it can still be carried out on adults with their consent

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