International Women's Day news headlines
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People only care about International Men's Day on International Women's Day
In fact, in the last year, there were about 25,000 tweets about International Men's Day. According to a Twitter spokesperson, almost 10,000 of them were in 24 hours from March 8th and 9th - otherwise known as, um, International Women's Day. That was ...
International Men's Day – what are we celebrating?
Working together for men and boys
International Women's Day (IWD) - March 8th
Around the world, International Women's Day (IWD) marks a celebration of the economic, social, cultural and political achievements for women. The first IWD was held on 19 March 1911 in Germany, Austria, Denmark and further European countries. German ...
Fifth one-day international: Australia v South Africa – live!
The finger goes up but Rossouw asks for a review and Billy Bowden uses every available technology to adjudge the decision, including Google Earth and, new to Nine this year, Women's Intuition. Not out! It bat brushed the deck, the ball hit the forearm.
Clare Balding: 'Women's sport is kicking off at last'
It's one of many coming up fast for women's sport, like the Boat Race in April, when the women will race on the same day as the men, and then the Women's Football World Cup in the summer – almost certainly being shown on terrestrial TV – when England ...
Naked man, 26, 'falls through ceiling into women's bathroom and assaults man ...
Cameron Shenk reportedly stripped inside one of the stalls in the bathroom at Logan International Airport on Saturday, before leaving his clothes on the floor and climbing into a dropped ceiling. He then crashed through the ceiling, suffering cuts to ...
Cops: Naked suspect assaults man, 84, at airport
Bolshoi ballets to be seen on the big screen worldwide
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Shakespeare's timeless love story Romeo and Juliet is released March 8, an appropriate date, which in Russia is known as international women's day, while unique unreleased epic Ivan the Terrible, a key masterpiece within the company's repertoire, will ...
International Rural Women's Day Observed in Gabu
The Food Security and Environmental Government (SAGE), a sub-regional project implemented in The Gambia, Senegal and Guinea Bissau, recently observed International Rural Women's Day in Gabu, Guinea Bissau. In The Gambia, the project is being ...
The Voice Online
Take on violence against women: Take a walk in a woman's shoes
Thomson Reuters Foundation
On this fifteenth International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, let's hope development professionals everywhere will spend some time in the shoes of women like Sarah—and think hard about how we can help free them from violence so ...
VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: Films to be shown in Derby as part of campaign
We Can and Will Eliminate Violence Against Women
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
England women's long, historic journey to meet Germany at Wembley
There were several international friendlies at Wembley during the 1980s and 1990s, though debate still continues over exactly what form these matches took and how many of them were full 90-minute games. The Women's ... “It says a lot that no matter how ...
Glenn Moore: Is the 55000 crowd to watch England women at Wembley really ...
Did International Men's Day pass you by?
Every March we have to endure something called International Women's Day. You remember. These pampered ladies stomp the streets bellowing about an oppression that – insofar as it ever existed – withered when Mrs Pankhurst was finally angle-grinded ...