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More Than 10,000 U.K. Firms and Bodies Report on Gender Pay Gap

Firms Are Reporting Their Gender Pay Gaps Even After The Deadline<p>More than 10,000 U.K. companies have filed<p>By Lucy MeakinLucy Meakin and Hayley …

Should Cat-Calling Be Classified as a Hate Crime?

As Labour MP Melanie Onn asks parliament to make sexist abuse a hate crime, we consider issues raised around freedom of speech, classism and the fear that men will be banged-up for whistling.<p>On Wednesday, Grimsby’s Labour MP Melanie Onn made a speech in parliament calling on the government to …

Feminism

Why Are Victims Of FGM Ending Up In Prison?

Rachel Chebet was lying on dirt ground, bleeding and dazed from the pain of having her clitoris cut off, when the police arrived to arrest her.<p>Just …

Female Genital Mutilation

Serena Williams to Launch Her Own Cosmetics Line

After revealing her pregnancy complications, Serena Williams admitted that she almost walked away from her tennis career after giving birth to her …

Kylie Jenner

Meet 12 of the most innovative women entrepreneurs in the EU

Each year, the EU gives out awards to women who have shown themselves to be at the top of their game when it comes to having a brilliant research …

Germany’s Biggest-Selling Paper Drops Topless Models

Berlin (AP) -- Germany's biggest-selling newspaper says it is ending a decades-long practice of commissioning photos of topless female models.<p>The …

Mom has nearly all her limbs cut off after docs failed to spot deadly disease

A mom is taking legal action after losing almost all of her limbs because doctors failed to spot she was suffering from sepsis.<p>Magdalena Malec, 31, …

Sepsis

2017 worst year on record for violence against women in Spain

At a time when women in Spain are gaining an international voice for their fight against inequality and discrimination at work, the country’s courts …

NGOs

Gender pay gap: Should men take a pay cut?

We’re in the midst of a fourth wave of feminist activism and theory. Each successive wave has had a particular focus. The first, embodied in the …

Brigitte Bardot Says Women Like Me Are Ridiculous

Brigitte Bardot’s response to #MeToo crushed me. Specifically, the comments she made against women like me in Paris Match in January. <i>Specifically,</i> …

Brigitte Bardot

You Can’t Post Gifs On Snapchat And Instagram Anymore Because Of This Racist N Word Gif

Women In Comics<p>Illustrating inspirational images and depicting women in comic form, this account will brighten up your timeline with some home truths …

Muslim Women

Why India’s modern women say it’s a ‘burden’ to be female

By Vidhi Doshi<p>Vidhi Doshi<p>New Delhi correspondent covering India<p>Email Bio Follow<p>NEW DELHI — It all started with the gang rape of a young Indian woman in Delhi in 2012 — a victim now known in India as “Nirbhaya,” which means “Fearless” in Hindi. Protesters marched in the Indian capital, candlelight …

World News

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If you need to get a tasty, healthy meal on the table but just don't have a lot of spare time, these simple recipes using chicken breasts are great …

Cooking

Fast Weekday Meals

Weeknight dinners can sometimes be a challenge, but not with these ultrafast recipes: Filling and nourishing, they all hit the table in 30 minutes or …

Slow cooker full chicken dinner

<b>You’ll need</b><p>4 bone-in chicken thighs cooking oil<br>1.5 lbs Yukon gold potatoes, diced<br>1 pound green beans, ends snipped<br>2 garlic cloves, minced<br>1 (8-oz) can …

For Perfectly Braised Chicken Thighs, Memorize This Technique

When it comes to chicken, some cooks are beholden to the breast, but I’m a thigh girl—no ifs, ands, or buts.<p>I get the appeal of breasts. They’re easy on the eyes, unfussy, and dependable—the food equivalent of having a crush on the pretty-boy next door. Thighs, on the other hand, are rougher around …

Recipes

How To Cook Juicy Shrimp from Frozen — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Discovering that I could cook shrimp straight from the freezer has to be one of the happiest accidents to come out of my kitchen this summer. You …

Recipes

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This grilled chicken has a fantastic garlic and lemon flavor complemented by the savory rub mixture. A delightful rotisserie chicken fit for any …

Recipes

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Quick One-Pan Dinners

There’s something very appealing about a one-pan dinner. It feels old-fashioned and comforting, not to mention easy—one pot for cooking means one pot …

20 Low Carb Recipes

Carbs' rep is always changing. Either they're the most adaptive macronutrient or scientists can't seem to get it right.<p>The truth is carbohydrates are …

Extreme weather increasing level of toxins in food, scientists warn

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As they struggle to deal with more extreme weather, a range of food crops are generating more of chemical compounds that can cause health problems for people and livestock who eat them, scientists have warned.<p>Slices of cucumber and a tomato slice are pictured …

What Kurt Vonnegut Taught Us about the Science of Happiness.

Kurt Vonnegut, one of the best writers of any lifetime, once wrote a sentence that—if you recite it—can literally expand your capacity for …

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Antarctic seas defy global warming thanks to chill from the deep

OSLO (Reuters) - A persistent chill in the ocean off Antarctica that defies the global warming blamed for melting Arctic ice at the other end of the planet is caused by cold waters welling up from the depths after hundreds of years, scientists said on Monday.<p>Melting ice shows through at a cliff …

Kid Scientist, 12, Trolls Anti-Vaxxers In Hilarious Viral Video

"I think it might be because there is absolutely no evidence to support the statement that vaccines are linked to autism in any way whatsoever."<p>Marco Arturo has no time for anti-vaxxers.<p>In a Facebook video that's gone viral, the 12-year-old from Mexico hilariously trolled parents who refuse to …

Autism

Check out Mars tonight: It's closer to Earth than it has been in 11 years

As you wind down from your Memorial Day festivities tonight, take a minute to find Mars glowing yellow and bright in the eastern sky.<p>On the evening of May 30, the Red Planet will come closer to Earth than it has in 11 years.<p>Because Mars and Earth are so close to each other tonight, our planetary …

This Genetically Engineered Bacteria Can Inhale CO2 And Produce Energy

We really need this.<p>This new genetically engineered bacteria can take CO2 out of the air and convert it into energy. And while it won't fix our …