International News
2019.06.04
#KuToo: Japanese women submit anti-high heels petition
Japan | Campaigners urge government to ban employers from forcing footwear on female staf
2019.06.04
Argentines protest violence against women in large marches
Argentina
2019.05.30
South Africa’s president names Cabinet that is 50% women
South Africa | By Mogomotsi Magome
2019.05.24
State prepares to move transgender inmate to women's prison
USA | By Natalie Matthews
2019.05.24
Kenyan court upholds law making gay sex illegal
Kenya | By Stephanie Busari, Farai Sevenzo and Lilian Leposo
2019.05.23
New Mexico’s first female land commissioner pushes for inclusive pronouns
Mexico | By Steve Terrell
2019.05.22
Hey Siri, stop perpetuating sexist stereotypes, UN says
By Rob Picheta
2019.05.15
Alabama Senate passes near-total abortion ban
USA | By Caroline Kelly
2019.04.30
As a New Emperor ls Enthroned in Japan, His Wife Won’t Be Allowed to Watch
Apr 29, 2019 | Japan | By Motoko Rich
2019.04.23
Bangladeshi teenager set on fire after accusing teacher of harassment
Apr 18, 2019 | Bangladesh | By Peter Beaumont | Nusrat Jahan Rafi was doused with kerosene and burned at her school, dying 10 days later of her injuries
2019.04.23
South Korea to legalize abortion after 66-year ban
Apr 11, 2019 | South Korea | By Yoonjung Seo
2019.04.23
'Barbaric to the core': Brunei brings in gay sex stoning law
Apr 3, 2019 | Brunei | By Julia Hollingsworth, Rebecca Wright and Alexandra Field
2019.04.23
Sri Lanka arrests novelist over gay plot line about Buddhists
Apr 2, 2019 | Sri Lanka
2019.04.02
Liberal upstart Caputova elected 1st Slovak female president
Mar 31, 2019 | Slovakia
2019.04.02
Mexican writers, journalists, actors denounce abuse against women
Mar 26, 2019 | Mexico | #MetooEscritoresMexicanos and #MeTooPeriodistasMexicanos trend in country where violence against women is prevalent.
2019.04.02
Korea spycam porn: 1,600 fall victim and four men arrested
Mar 20, 2019 | South Korea
2019.04.02
Iranian human rights lawyer sentenced to 38 years in prison, her family says
Mar 12, 2019 | Iran | By Tamara Qiblawi, Nada Altaher and Sarah El Sirgany
2019.03.08
International Women's Day explained
Mar 8, 2019 | The world became a better place for women over the last century but full global gender equality is still a long way off.
2019.03.11
U.S. Cancels Journalist’s Award Over Her Criticism of Trump
Mar 7, 2019 | US | By Reid Standish, Robbie Gramer | Jessikka Aro was to receive a “Women of Courage” prize. Then officials read her Twitter feed.
2019.03.08
There are no gay people in Malaysia says tourism minister
Mar 7, 2019 | Malaysia | By Euan McKirdy
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