"The public tend to curse the medical and legal professions in ethically contested situations"
University of Warwick
"We don't get involved in the politics of the nations that we visit. We are above that. I don't want to criticize why we couldn't use a soprano that sang alone on stage. I like to see the other part - that in the orchestra women and men can sit together. It's a great step forward."
"It always runs on time, it's very fast, it's comfortable."
"The problem is that one in five workers are paid less than ten euros an hour."
Trade union representative (ver.di)
"Just enough money for a kebab"
Music teacher (Berlin)
"Each halva has five layers of ground rice, hazelnuts, sugar and a syrup made with water and lemon. You have to leave it to rest overnight."
"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
The sculptor of Manhattan's famous "Charging Bull" says New York City infringed on his rights in allowing the smaller "Fearless Girl" statue.
The Grand National is the most valuable jump race in Europe where world-class jockeys compete for a prize of £1 million, but the Friday that preceded the big race (April 7, 2017) was all about the…
Commuters in Mexico City have been greeted with an unusual sight recently, as the UN and Mexico City’s local government teamed up to combat sexual harassment with a novel…
A new EU report claims there are “numerous barriers” in accessing infertility services across the European Union.
Feminists would have likely given full marks for theory, but zero for practice.
Femicide is essential to genocide.
"Makeup under Camouflage" competition held for female Russian soldiers
Women in a range of professions around the world talk about their experiences of gender inequality.
Far-right polish MEPJanusz Korwin-Mikke is to be investigated by the European Parliament for insisting women should earn less money then men.
UNICEF claims African women and child migrants are at increasing risk during passage to Europe and after arrival at the hands of smugglers, criminals or the authorities.
Stalking and harassment is making apartment-hunting an ordeal for women in Berlin
A new online video campaign designed to raise awareness about the issue of pay equality in New Zealand hit the internet on February 15.
Pro and anti-abortion campaigners have been facing off in the US.
Following the banishing of bare-breasted women sunbathers from a beach in Buenos Aires, dozens of topless protesters, along with hundreds of fully-clothed supporters have taken to the…
What could drive a mother to douse her own daughter in petrol and set her alight?
A female-only driving school in Cairo is hoping to motivate more women to get behind the wheel and learn the basics of car maintenance.
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Hundreds of thousands of activists have protested across the US following the inauguration of the country’s new president Donald Trump.
It is tough for us to balance our work and our personal life, but add kids to the mix and the going gets really tough, especially for women.
Joseph Farrugia has been the president of the Malta Employers’ Association since 2001 and a board member of the Employment and Training Corporation and the Employment Relations…