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In the summer, Austria casts off its iconic icy appearance and turns gorgeously green - its mountains and valleys becoming the perfect playground for sunny adventures.
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Comedian Jenny Collier: 'Sexism I experienced on stand-up circuit should be extinct'
Collier's appearance at a comedy show on the eve of International Women's Day was cancelled because they had "too many women" on the bill Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
The St. Petersburg Times
Russia's first anti-sexual harassment law has been submitted to the...
Deputy Oleg Nilov wishing a happy birthday to Valentina Tereshkova, the world's first female cosmonaut.
Jewish World Review
"Honor Diaries" might not be coming to a theater near you, at least not if CAIR gets its way.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Zimbabwe: Call to Impose Stiffer Penalties On Rapists
Government should impose stiffer penalties on child rapists including castration and long prison terms as a solution to the vice that has devastated lives and hopes of many children, an official has said.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Ventura County Star
John Weigle: 606 words, all on a tiny postage stamp
CHUCK KIRMAN/THE STAR A pile of foreign stamps is displayed as members of the Goebel Senior Center Stamp Club host Youth Stamp Day.
Where is the feminist anger at Brandeis?
" might not be coming to a theater near you, at least not if CAIR gets its way. The award-winning documentary about "honor" violence against girls and women in much of the Muslim world was released last month in honor of International Women's Day, and it didn't take long for the Council on American Islamic Relations to slap its all-purpose ... (more)
Constitutional Reform and Women's Rights in Nicaragua
FRIDAY FILE: A Constitutional reform was passed in Nicaragua on January 27, 2014 and entered into force on February 10th, which will allow consecutive presidential re-election as well military personnel to hold government posts.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Fistula blamed on teenage pregnancies
The minister made the remarks recently while speaking in Wamulongo village in Mpungwe Sub-county during celebrations to mark International Women's Day.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Celebrating International Women's Day
Hosted by UTV's Sarah Travers, there was a buzz of activity, with plenty of chat and business connections being made among the 142 local business women who attended.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
South Wales Argus
Your Am Writes: Rosemary Butler Am for Newport West
THE Welsh Government is making good progress with the Welsh economy, with the unemployment rate dropping and staying below the UK average.
Christian Science Monitor
Six groups empowering women in agriculture
A woman sorted chilies in a field near Ahmadabad, India, on March 7. Giving women better access to land, technology, and other agricultural resources could reduce the number of hungry people by up to 150 million, said a United Nations food agency report on the eve of International Women's Day.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Anti-Capitalist Meetup: IWD in Cardiff, Wales - a talk on Austerity and Women
This year, I was invited to speak at an international women's day event by the sisters of the Cardiff Feminist Network as part of a series of actions which included a Take Back the Night march, a pro-choice rally and then an event in a park in which there was poetry and various speakers addressing a number of topics including feminism, violence ... (more)
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Christian Middle School holds movie screening for International Women's Day
This was all in hopes to share, inspire, and educate the community. The students were shown "Girl Rising," a film that depicts the importance of education in women and how in under-developed countries education is not always an option for some of them.
National Public Radio
A New Era? Afghan Presidential Hopefuls Court Women's Vote
Women will play a greater role in choosing Afghanistan's next president than ever before.
Woman of Purpose meeting 'inspirational and empowering'
Lord Lieutenant of Berkshire Mary Bayliss was the guest speaker at the event which was attended by about 90 women Female genital mutilation was one of the topical subjects discussed at an International Women's Day event held at the Hilton Reading.
Analysis: The price of maternity for firms
THE GENDER DIVERSITY DEBATE rages on, full of rhetoric on board quotas and International Women's Day.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Lebanon parliament passes domestic violence law
The new law comes after a long campaign by woman's rights groups triggered [AFP report] by the death of multiple woman [AP report] allegedly from abuse by their husbands.
Vasciannie reassures OAS of Ja's commitment to gender equality
AMBASSADOR Stephen Vasciannie has assured the Organisation of American States of Jamaica's commitment to gender equality, pointing to legislative and political developments on the island to enhance his point.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Historical film documents Second Wave Feminism
When Harvard Russian scholar Rochelle Ruthchild participated in the second wave women's takeover of the Harvard University building on 888 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, she never dreamed she would be producing a documentary film with fellow Brandeis University visiting scholar Susan Rivo of the Women's Studies Research Center.