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Forbes reveals World's Most Powerful Women of 2018

Category: It`s interesting to know
2018-12-05

Forbes' ranking of The World's 100 Most Powerful Women of 2018 was released, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel retaining the top spot for the 8th year in a row

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'Twerk' request for Ballon d'Or winner and 5 other examples of sexism in sport

Category: Sport
2018-12-05

'Twerk' request is not the first time this year that a sporting event has been tarnished by sexism. Here are five other examples

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Egyptian actress accused of ‘inciting debauchery’ over film festival dress, faces 5 years in prison

Category: It`s interesting to know
2018-12-04

The Egyptian actress Rania Youssef is facing five years in prison over accusations that she “incited debauchery” by wearing a revealing dress

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First global women's disability award aims to break stereotypes

Category: Gender in the world
2018-12-04

Her Ability award wants to put a spotlight on disabled women's achievements to combat the idea that they are passive victims

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Georgia elects Salome Zurabishvili as first woman president

Category: Events
2018-11-29

With nearly all votes counted, the French-born ex-diplomat had 59% of the vote with rival Grigol Vashadze on 40%

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Slovenia appoints first female army chief

Category: Gender in the world
2018-11-28

Slovenia appointed Major General Alenka Ermenc as chief of the army, the government said, making her the only woman in charge of a NATO country's military

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Ending inequality means ending ‘global pandemic’ of violence against women – UN chief

Category: Gender based violence
2018-11-22

Until women and girls can live free of fear, violence and insecurity, the world cannot pride itself on being fair and equal, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said

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Kenya MPs debate giving women a third of parliament seats

Category: Gender in the world
2018-11-22

Women hold 23 percent of seats in Kenya's lower and upper houses of parliament combined - on a par with the global average

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Jobless Indian man says he raped and killed 9 children -police

Category: Gender based violence
2018-11-22

Case spotlights number of young children who go missing every year in India and raises question of whether police have sufficient resources to investigate such brutal sex crimes

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