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Taliban fighters hit the fairground...

Taliban fighters hit the

South Asia

Wed, Sep 29 2021

The Taliban promised a more moderate rule this time, but have already curtailed Afghans' freedoms,...

Veiled Afghan women rally in support...

Afghan women rally for Taliban

South Asia

Sat, Sep 11 2021

About 300 women -- covered head-to-toe in accordance with strict new dress policies for education --...

'Times have changed': Some Afghan women...

Some Afghan women defiant as Taliban...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 18 2021

Taliban leaders have made reassurances that girls and women would have the right to work and...

OP-ED: Whatever the reason may be

OP-ED: Whatever the reason may be

Najia Nuray Jarin

Sun, Apr 11 2021

The decision to terminate a pregnancy should be respected, not judged

Rights organizations observe International...

Rights organizations observe International...

Law and Rights

Mon, Mar 8 2021

The organizations voiced a 17-point demand to address discrimination against women

OP-ED: Achieving an equal future

OP-ED: Achieving an equal future

Anna Minj

Mon, Mar 8 2021

Let us commit to upholding the rights of women everywhere

ED: Gender has nothing to do with the...

ED: Gender has nothing to do with the...

Editorial

Thu, Jan 14 2021

We hope the ruling will be reversed as soon as possible

Can’t keep us down

Can’t keep us down

D2

Tue, Dec 29 2020

Amioboli ensuring important stories get told

Saudi court hands prison sentence to...

Saudi court hands prison sentence to...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 28 2020

Hathloul, 31, has been held since 2018 following her arrest along with at least a dozen other women's...

Thousands in Argentina march against...

Thousands march against abortion bill...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 29 2020

This will be the ninth time in majority-Catholic Argentina that a bill to legalize abortion has been...

Sustainability is the future

Sustainability is the future

Editorial

Thu, Dec 19 2019

We can no longer make excuses when it comes to practices which harm the environment or violate women’s...

Kumari or not

Kumari or not

Shahriar Bin Wares

Sat, Aug 31 2019

Recent changes to our marriage registration form show true progress

PM: Don't deprive women of their property...

PM: Don't deprive women of their property...

Law & Rights

Sun, Apr 28 2019

The prime minister suggested replacing the words 'son' and 'daughter' in the laws with...

Do you dare to be a woman?

Do you dare to be a woman?

Proma Gulshan

Sat, Apr 27 2019

Even the most open-minded families are not fully free from misogyny and sexism

Women at work

Women at work

Editorial

Fri, Mar 8 2019

Women are still lagging behind

The fight against racism needs to catch...

The fight against racism needs to catch...

Mustafa Ozbilgin

Tue, Nov 6 2018

What the racial equality movement can learn from the global fight for women’s rights 

Bridging the gap

Bridging the gap

Opinion

Thu, Jul 12 2018

For a nation and its economy to flourish, it is of paramount importance that women

Prominent Saudi women's rights activist...

Prominent Saudi women's rights activist...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor said earlier this month that a total of 17 people had been...

HRW: Saudi Arabia arrests two more women...

HRW: Saudi Arabia arrests two more women...

Middle East

Wed, Jun 20 2018

Rights groups have identified many of the detainees as campaigners for women's right to drive and...

Saudi activists' arrest revives concerns...

Saudi activists' arrest revives concerns...

Middle East

Mon, May 28 2018

Following the latest arrests, diplomats in Riyadh have begun questioning how serious the kingdom is about...

Can the #MeToo movement  prevent...

Can the #MeToo movement prevent...

Anik Kabir

Mon, May 14 2018

Women’s security and armed conflict may have more in common than you think