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E Kantipur

Celebrating women every day
E Kantipur
JUL 06 - On International Women's Day, my Facebook newsfeed was flooded with various posts that idealised the female gender by exemplifying their strength, rights and the importance of their beauty. On March 8, Kathmandu too was alive with various ...

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Gambia Celebrates International Women's Day
AllAfrica.com
Women in The Gambia joined their counterparts in the world in celebrating International Women's Day, at a nationally organised festival held in Jarra Soma in the Lower River Region on Saturday. The event, which is celebrated on 8 March annually, was ...

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International Women's Day High Level Conference Wraps Up in Jenoi
AllAfrica.com
The conference, held on the theme, 'Vision 2016 and Vision 2020, Gambian women can make it happen', was part of a host of planned activities to mark the International Women's Day, held last Saturday at the Soma mini-stadium in the commercial town of ...



East Anglian Daily Times

Brazil, Italy and Germany heading to Ipswich for international gymnastics event
East Anglian Daily Times
Tickets for the Four-Way International are available now by calling the box office on 01473 433676. Tickets can be pre-ordered or be bought on the day. Podium Training is between 4-8pm on Friday, and doors open at 1.30pm on Saturday for the competition.



The Independent

Carli Lloyd scores brilliant half-way line goal for Women's World Cup final ...
The Independent
“At the end of the day you can be physically strong, have all the tools but if your mental state isn't good enough you can't bring yourself to bigger and better things. “For me I am just constantly visualising … and I was on a mission today.” Loading ...
USA Soccer's Abby Wambach kisses her wife as she lifts the World Cup trophyDaily Mail
Women's World Cup 2015 final: USA beat Japan 5-2 – as it happenedThe Guardian
USA vs. Japan: Last-Minute Preview for Women's World Cup Final 2015Bleacher Report
NBC 10 Philadelphia -The Hindu -Daily Beast
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Huffington Post UK

Pictures Of The Day: The Best Images From Around The World On Monday 6th ...
Huffington Post UK
VANCOUVER, BC - JULY 05: Alex Morgan, Julie Johnston and Kelley O'Hara of USA celebrate at the end of the FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 Final between USA and Japan at BC Place Stadium on July 5, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Mike Hewitt - FIFA ...

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The Guardian (blog)

Faye White: England's World Cup feat has to enhance women's domestic game
The Guardian (blog)
Improving the match-day experience must be a priority if we are to attract new fans and keep them – giving people that “wow” factor and getting them close to their heroes. Our average attendance at Arsenal is just over 800; that is 100 up on last ...
Women's World Cup 2015: England Lionesses look to golden future after bronze ...The Independent

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Herald Scotland

Women's groups urge MPs to reject bid to hand abortion powers to Holyrood
Herald Scotland
However, 17 individuals from organisations including Scottish Women's Aid, Amnesty International and the Human Rights Consortium Scotland have signed a statement to MPs raising fears that devolution could lead to tougher laws north of the border. It ...

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Times of India

For women pilots, sky is not the limit
Times of India
To be sure, the Indian airline industry actively seeks to broaden employment opportunities for women. Every year on International Women's Day, March 8, Air India operates a flight on which all operational aspects -ground handling, engineering ...

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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
People Around the World Mark International Women's DayVoice of America
Three Changes That Will Help 'Make It Happen' This International Women's DayHuffington Post UK
Grazia -Globalnews.ca
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