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Pakistani mother arrested for allegedly burning her teenage daughter alive


A woman is under arrest in Pakistan after the she allegedly burned her teenage daughter alive for getting married without her family’s permission

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Amal Clooney to represent ISIS survivor Nadia Murad and victims of Yazidi genocide


Clooney will act as their counsel to hold the Islamic State accountable for the genocide, sexual enslavement and trafficking of thousands of girls and women

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ISIS extremists burn 19 Yezidi girls to death in Mosul

Jan Nasro

Extremist jihadis of the Islamic State (ISIS) executed 19 Yezidi girls by burning them to death, activists and eyewitnesses reported

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Over 17 mln women and girls collect water in Africa, at risk of rape and disease

Lin Taylor

The need to walk long distances to find water puts women and children at a higher risk of sexual abuse

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Egyptian teenager dies during illegal genital mutilation surgery, official says

Salma Abdelaziz and Sarah Sirgany

After Mayar Mohamed Mousa's twin sister finished her operation, it was the 17-year-old's turn to go under the knife

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Pakistan: Woman who rejected marriage offer burnt to death


Nearly 1,100 women were killed by relatives in Pakistan last year in so-called honour-killings, the country's independent Human Rights Commission says

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Sex workers suffer 'horrific' rape, beatings and discrimination: report

Lin Taylor

Research published by Amnesty International showed that sex workers globally lack protection from "horrific" abuse and violence, even in countries like Norway

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ISIS is fining women $10 for showing their eyes


ISIS will fine women $10 for showing their eyes. Women who wear a cloak that’s too tight will be hit with a $25 fine

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Almost 80 percent of Indian women face public harassment in cities - survey

Nita Bhalla

Most of respondents who experienced harassment aged between 25 and 35 years old and were largely working women and students

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