Thursday, March 8th, 2018


Saudi women celebrate Women’s Day with a jog in Jeddah

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) – Paying no heed to bemused onlookers, a group of women in the Saudi city of Jeddah marked International Women’s Day on Thursday by exercising one of their newly…

Spanish women hold nationwide strike against inequality and macho culture

MADRID (Reuters) – Women across Spain went on strike and held street protests against gender inequality on Thursday, including midnight pot-banging rallies, bike demos and demonstrations under the…

Egypt struggles to end female genital mutilation

AWLAD SERAG, Egypt (Reuters) – In a tiny village in Egypt’s southern province of Assiut, 16-year-old Amany Shamekh, who wants to be an artist one day, recalls how she was illegally circumcised with a…

Why Modesty Is My Favorite Thing To Wear

Photo: Getty Images  One woman explains why modesty is the classiest thing to wear despite the current trends. Keywords: fashion, modest, clothing, modesty, for success, to impress read more

Indian acid attack survivors sparkle at fashion show to spotlight equality

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Sparkling in shades of green, pink and peach, Indian women survivors of acid attacks walked the ramp at a fashion show to boost awareness about violence against women.