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AAUW Torrance Celebrates International Women's Day
India West
The American Association of University Women-Torrance celebrated International Women's Day at the Torrance Cultural Arts Center in Torrance, Calif., April 11 to honor women's progress in Kolkata and West Bengal. Dr. Sipra Sengupta took the audience on ...



Who'd have guessed the LNP has a "women" problem?
Women's Agenda
Who would have thought that Queensland's Liberal National Party had a "women" problem? The same political party that hosted its International Women's Day event in a men's-only club. In 2015. A feat for which the Prime Minister declared the party to be ...

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Telegraph.co.uk

GB women's hockey team glam up on path to Rio 2016
Telegraph.co.uk
When the Great Britain women's hockey team beat New Zealand to secure bronze at London 2012 – their first medal in 20 years – Kate Richardson-Walsh, their captain, managed to keep her emotions in check amid scenes of unbridled jubilation. .... But ...



Telegraph.co.uk

Why International Women's Day 2015 is an hour shorter this year
Telegraph.co.uk
International Women's Day: it's the one day of the year when we can find common cause and celebrate the considerable and often overlooked achievements of females around the world. The annual event sees millions of people celebrate the writers, ...
The socialist roots of International Women's DayAl Jazeera America
10 Reasons We Need International Women's DayGrazia
Three Changes That Will Help 'Make It Happen' This International Women's DayHuffington Post UK
Voice of America -Fox News
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HITC

Fifa 16 to add women's teams for the first time
HITC
In what is likely to be the only piece of positive PR that the world football governing body will receive this week, publisher Electronic Arts has announced it will be introducing female footballers into its Fifa video game series, beginning with the ...
FIFA 2016: EA Sports Video Game to Feature International Women's Teams for ...Headlines & Global News
Women's World Cup: Wambach takes last shot at titleGoal.com
Women Soccer Stars Added To EA's 'FIFA 16'International Business Times
International Business Times, India Edition -FIFA.com -Wired.co.uk
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ESPN FC (blog)

W2W4: Cup finals and international action
ESPN FC (blog)
Plus, there's international action as Mexico host Guatemala and, ahead of the Women's World Cup, the United States entertain South Korea. You can follow the action on ESPN and tell us your views by using the hashtags #MassiveFootball or #FutbolMasivo ...

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International Cricket Council

ICC announces schedule of ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier 2015
International Cricket Council
The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the schedule of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier 2015, which will take place in Bangkok, Thailand, from 28 November to 5 December. Eight sides will go ... The 20 matches will be equally ...
ICC Women's T20 Qualifier scheduled announcedCricket Country

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Foreign Affairs

Exporting Feminism
Foreign Affairs
Paglia's controversial interview with Folha is a perfect example of how damaging it can be to allow ideological infighting override international solidarity over women's rights. For Paglia to publicly dismiss victims of sexual assault as “idiots” in a ...



International Business Times UK

International Women's Day Shows Awareness Is Not Enough
TIME
This year, International Women's Day is themed “Make It Happen,” a much-needed call to get cracking on some of the biggest issues for women around the world. It's a message echoed by Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, who ...
International Women's Day 2015: Top 15 inspirational quotes on women ...International Business Times UK
International Women's Day: If you want to celebrate women then give us true ...The Independent
International Women's Day: 5 Fast Facts You Need to KnowHeavy.com
World Bank Group -U.S. News & World Report (blog) -UN News Centre
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This Is Lancashire

Blackburn Rovers youngster ready for England duty at European Championships
This Is Lancashire
And now the 16-year-old, who was instrumental in securing England's qualification, scoring six goals in three games, can't wait to play her part in a fantastic summer for women's football. “Playing in Iceland is going to be fantastic,” said Stanway ...

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