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Wife is covered in bruises so husband could degrade her one final time before her death

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-12-21

A man who battered his common-law wife into a coma and filmed it to show off to his friends is facing 15 years in jail after she died

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Russian victims of domestic abuse forced to pay perpetrator’s fine

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-12-19

Rights campaigners condemn law that orders wife to pay spouse’s penalty for violence if they share bank account

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Olympian fencer inspires Barbie's first hijab-wearing doll

Category: It`s interesting to know 

2017-11-15

Doll company Barbie has unveiled its first hijab-wearing doll to honour an American Olympic fencer, as the traditional Islamic headscarf goes mainstream through catwalks

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The representatives of civil society sector met with the President of Estonia

Category: Events 

2017-11-02

The information about the election results, constitutional amendments an issues related to women's rights have been shared to the President Kersti Kaljulaid by the civil society sector

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Second woman enters Russian presidential race, campaigning for single mothers

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-10-31

"There are many populist themes ... But there is one reality - we are a country of single mothers, and no one gives a damn about them"

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Poor body image makes girls less assertive and risks health, study finds

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-10-06

Majority of those dissatisfied with their figure will skip meals and avoid friends, the doctor and clubs, says global beauty report

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US votes against UN resolution condemning gay sex death penalty, joining Iraq and Saudi Arabia

Category: Events 

2017-10-04

The US is one of just 13 countries to have voted against a United Nations resolution condemning the death penalty for having gay sex

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Peggy Whitson returns to earth after another record-breaking 288 days in outer space

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-09-06

Her total time in space, 665 days, is now the most cumulative time spent in space by any astronaut — male or female

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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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Saudi Arabia begins work on bikini-friendly beach resort

Category: It`s interesting to know 

2017-08-04

Normally, women in Saudi Arabia are required to cover themselves from head to toe — in July, a woman was arrested after being filmed wearing a miniskirt

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