Girls' Rights

CBSE likely to release datesheet for Class X and Class XII board exams today

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is likely to release the datesheets for class 10 and 12 Board exams today. The delay in announcement …

Education

She’s 12. He’s 37. What She Does At Their Wedding? I’m Stunned.

Weddings are momentous occasions for the bride, groom and their families and friends. That is, of course, when they’re consensual, and when both …

Weddings

More Australian trans stories on our TV screens, please

In October this year, ABC ME premiered First Day, a live action drama about a character called Hannah (Evie Mcdonald), who was transitioning into …

LGBTQ

Why we need more Australian trans stories on our TV screens

In October this year, ABC ME premiered First Day, a live-action drama about a character called Hannah (Evie McDonald), who was transitioning into …

LGBTQ

Here Is Why Ugandan Teens Might Need Contraceptives

Here Is Why Ugandan Teens Might Need ContraceptivesSocial marketing is used worldwide to tackle public health problems - but in Uganda this has not …

Feminism

64th All NorCal High School XC Teams - Boys & Girls - 2017

In the instances where there were ties in the voting, we selected all tied athletes for that honor.<br>Athletes are not listed in final ranking order but …

Northern California

2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards: All the Nominees – WWD

Elle Women In Hollywood, Cocktails, Los Angeles, USA – 16 Oct 2017<p>Margot Robbie<p>Katie Jones/WWD/REX/Shutterstock<p>Sally Hawkins 2013 oscars<p>Sally …

Awards

Dakota Fanning talks child stardom, sparring with sister Elle and the wildest thing she’s ever done

From Hollywood child star to modern ingenue, Dakota Fanning's rise to success has been seamless and without scandal. She tells Martha Hayes where it …

Hollywood

Holiday Gift Ideas to Inspire Every Girl in STEM

This Holiday Season Make Room in Your Heart for Someone Else’s Daughter<p>This year when you shop for a gift for the girls in your family, take a moment to think about other girls who might benefit from your generosity. Toys, computer games, books, and enrichment experiences can introduce girls to the …

Women in Tech

Andra Day & Common Talk Performing On the Girl Scouts' Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Float

Andra Day's no rookie when it comes to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, having performed her anthemic breakout hit "Rise Up" on a float in 2015, …

Girl Scouts

Debating Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths a hit for girls - The Melbourne Engineer

A team of six girls from Clifton Hill Primary School has shown off their debating skills, taking home state bragging rights at the Primary School …

Education

3 Ohio Pastors Charged With Sex Trafficking Young Girls

Three Ohio pastors allegedly lured underage girls into prostitution. According to <i>Cleveland News</i>, Reverends Cordell Jenkins, Anthony Haynes and …

Crime

News from the North: November 2017

<i>In this roundup of Canadian children’s publishing news: a picture book about random acts of kindness; a gala event in honor of feminist kidlit</i> …

Feminism

Woman and daughter accused of forcing young girls into sex trade

Dubai: A woman and her daughter have been accused of forging passports to fly in young girls to Dubai and force them into prostitution, a court heard …

Crime

If She Can See It, She Can Be It

As a woman in technology, it matters to me that young girls remain interested in and pursue careers in STEM. The lack of women in STEM is a national …

Programming

The Day Of The Girl Is A Reminder To Redouble Our Efforts To Keep Girls In School And Out Of Child Marriage

<i>Doreen (not her real name) was married at age 13. With Alice's help, she is now back in school. Photo: Eliza Powell/Camfed</i><p><b>Last week, on International</b> …

Feminism

130 Million Girls Don't Go to School, and It's a Global Crisis

Danai Gurira on how you can help with the education gender gap around the world.<p>"He was a good man. He sent all his daughters to school, too." I used to hear this every now and then, from my mom and other relatives, when I was growing up in Harare, Zimbabwe. They would usually be talking about an …

Danai Gurira

Ashley Graham Almost Naked On Instagram, Confidently Tugs At Her Underwear In Sexy Lingerie Photo Shoot Clip

An almost naked Ashley Graham is teasing her fans in a new Instagram clip showcasing behind-the-scenes action during her recent photo shoot for her …

Lingerie

An editor tried to publish Weinstein allegations 20 years ago and more stories you might have missed

Here at CBC Arts, you won't just find our original content — we also bring you the best art posts from across the entire CBC network.<p>These are the …

Ai Weiwei

StarTracks: Blake & Ryan Make It a Date, Plus Julianne Hough, DWTS & More

From Hollywood to New York and everywhere in between, see what your favorite stars are up to

Feminism

When violence closes schools, Afghan girls are the most vulnerable

While more children haven been attending school in Afghanistan over the past several years, threats from Islamic militants undermines that progress. …

Education

Why we cannot empower our girls until we raise our boys to be feminists

OPEN TO OPINION<p>Feminism does not mean feminine, it means equality.<p>VARIETY<p>| 5-minute read | 16-10-2017<p>Sashwati Banerjee @Bongchild<p>Total Shares<p>There …

Feminism

Lili Reinhart’s celebrity crush is Ashley Graham, and yeah, same

We’ve all got a celebrity crush or ten. And <i>Riverdale</i> star Lili Reinhart’s celeb crush is Ashley Graham. Reinhart recently sat down with BuzzFeed to …

Lili Reinhart

Ashley Graham: ‘Being OK With Who You Are Is a Revolutionary Act’

The model’s speech at <i>Glamour’s</i> International Day of the Girl is what we all need to hear right now<p>With a beauty that radiated not just from her …

Ashley Graham

Beyoncé Is Giving Us Life With This House Of CB Date Night Look!

Source: James Devaney / Getty<b>Beyoncé</b> continues to shut it down with her date night looks!On Friday, the <i>Lemonade</i> singer took to Instagram to show off …

Women of Color

The WIRE: Your week in review

From Harvey’s gut to ISIS’s nuts — and most points in between — it’s time for a look back at the week that was. Personal Liberty Digest® presents: …

Conservative View

Gwyneth Paltrow Posts Rare Photo with Her Daughter Apple

To celebrate International Day of the Girl, Gwyneth and Apple—looking very much alike—cuddled up for a quick picture.<p>The photo's caption, though, is …

Fashion (Australia)

This Campaign Video Of Young Girls Dancing To Beyoncé’s ‘Freedom’ Will Leave You Speechless

In less than 24hrs, a viral video depicting various young girls dancing and having an outpour of emotions, as they emulate the lyrics of Beyonce's …

Black Culture

Yara Shahidi & Uzo Aduba's Magical Celebration Of Girlhood At GLAMOUR Event + Malia Obama Hit Up Harvard’s EPIC First Black Convocation

<b>Yara Shahidi</b> and <b>Uzo Aduba</b> brought the girl power to celebrate International Girls’ Day during an event hosted by GLAMOUR magazine. Peep the pics, …

Black Culture

Boy Scouts Will Start Accepting Girls

In a major announcement, the Boy Scouts of America says it will offer programs for the entire family.<p>Boy Scouts of America will no longer just be for boys.<p>CNN reports that the more than 100-year-old organization has voted to welcome girls into its Cub Scout program and to allow older girls to …

Parenting