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Does #nomakeup trend help women or is it bare-faced cheek?

Category: It`s interesting to know 


Campaign dates back about three years to when singer Alicia Keys vowed not to wear make-up anymore but it has gained momentum this year with other celebrities and industries following suit

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Cannes film festival unveils equality charter in push for gender parity

Category: Culture 


Pledge is likely to be adopted by other leading international film festivals in drive to improve women’s representation

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Saudia Airlines warn passengers of strict dress code

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Some may not be surprised to see a strict dress code on Saudi Arabian planes, since the country follows a conservative version of Sunni Islam, but others on social media think it has gone too far

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Woman who faced off with neo-Nazis named one of year’s most inspiring by BBC

Category: Gender in the world 


Amid that turbulence, protesters often took center stage — and some of the most impactful protesters this year were women

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Will the Rio Olympics set a new world record for women athletes?

Category: Sport 

Umberto Bacchi

The 2012 Games were the first where women competed in every sport, but they only accounted for 44 percent of competitors

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Too fat for Facebook: photo banned for depicting body in 'undesirable manner'

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Facebook has apologized for wrongly banning a photo of plus-sized model Tess Holliday for violating its ‘health and fitness’ advertising policy

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With an Invitation, a Gender Barrier at Harvard Falls

Category: Gender in the world 


The Spee Club, an exclusive all-male club at Harvard University, will be admitting women for the first time in its 163 year-history

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Barcelona elects anti-poverty activist as first female mayor

Category: Gender in the world 


In local and regional elections that shook up Spain’s political landscape, Ada Colau, a 41-year old anti-eviction activist, has been voted in as Barcelona’s first female mayor

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Femicide in Media

Category: Gender based violence 

Tiko Tsomaia

The analysis makes it difficult to learn whether the public has benefited from the Media coverage of femicide or helped heighten the awareness of the problem.....

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Defying ban, Iranian women watch World Cup with men in public

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Reza Sayah

It is rare for women and men in Iran to enjoy the thrill of sports together in public, but it happened over the weekend when several restaurants and cafes appeared to ignore a ban on broadcasting the World Cup

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