"There are many reasons to admire Aretha, but it’s worth pausing to reflect on how significant her impact was, and will always remain, on the genre she’s perhaps least associated with."Jeff Slate
Songwriter and journalist
"Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership."Kingsley Moghalu
Candidate in next year's Presidential elections in Nigeria, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
"It's clear that if I didn't have children or if I was a man, I would have gone for other jobs with more responsibility."
The message "Maintenant On Agit" ("Now We Act") was displayed on the iconic monument ahead of International Women's Day.
It's the first year McDonald's celebrates International Women's Day this way, and some customers are lovin' it.
Women from 55 countries travelled to Syria's border with Turkey to raise awareness of the suffering faced by Syrian women because of the country's civil war.
Look back at Euronews' live blog on International Women's Day events from across the world.
Hollywood actress Asia Argento who broke the silence on Harvey Weinstein met Euronews in Brussels ahead of her speech at the European Parliament.
Highlights from a remarkable twelve months for women across the world from #MeToo to women drivers in Jeddah. Here are some highlights.
Women are less likely to hold management positions, political roles and are still nine times more likely to be raped.
Plastic bottles are made into gift boxes by hand in South Africa.
Likenesses of inspirational female figures have been made by Barbie in recognition of International Women's Day.
Thousands of people calling for gender equality marched through central London on Sunday March 4th alongside celebrities, activists and politicians, a century after some British women won the right to vote and ahead of International Women's Day.
Last rehearsals are underway ahead of a performance which will close the annual event dedicated to promoting gender equality
International Women’s Day saw demonstrations across America in favour of economic equality and against President Trump’s policies on abortion and healthcare.
"Makeup under Camouflage" competition held for female Russian soldiers
The Israeli armed forces are among the most advanced in the world in terms of opportunities for female combatants.
A statue of a young girl stands in front of Lower Manhattan’s well-known bronze charging bull, as if to fearlessly stare it down.
A Wall Street company installed a bronze statuette of a primary-school aged girl defiantly facing New York City's famous bull monument
International Women's Day marked on Wall Street with a stature of a girl placed in front of the bronze charging bull near the New York Stock Exchange.
Tens of thousands of Europeans have put their name to a petition calling for a far-right Polish MEP to be removed from office.
Hundreds of female protesters marched to the US embassy in Manila on Wednesday and burned a mock US flag bearing a photo of US President Donald Trump to mark International Women’s…