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  1. A woman holds her stomach at the last stages of her pregnancy in Bordeaux

    Commentary: The cult of work is eroding the value of parenthood

    The work of homemakers, driven almost entirely by females, often goes unnoticed as much of it occurs in the private domain, says June Yong.
  2. Role of women in the rise of Artificial Intelligence | Video
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    Role of women in the rise of Artificial Intelligence | Video

    A new study finds women, more than men, could be hurt by the rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the workplace. The World Economic Forum says ...
  3. Kelden
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    Kelden

    In an industrial town in Bhutan, 13-year-old Kelden grabs every opportunity to play football. She is selected for the Bhutan team to compete in ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Provincial health workers perform coronavirus disease tests in Gull Bay

    Gender pay gap narrows only marginally in Europe

    The pay gap between men and women doing the same job in Europe narrowed only marginally this year, the European Commission said on Friday, even ...
  5. AllBright women-only members club

    It’s 2020. Why are female entrepreneurs still facing gender bias?

    Despite advances in gender equality, research has shown that women still face discrimination when proposing business ideas. But a new women-only ...
  6. Women are pictured wearing protective face masks and face shields

    Commentary: COVID-19 is likely to worsen gender inequality in Asia

    Previous pandemics show that women are worse-off in terms of economic security and job opportunities, say observers.
  7. Mother feeding her baby at home

    Commentary: Perhaps now, stay-home mums will get the credit they deserve

    The workload of stay-home mothers is far from light and the skills that they have been quietly honing in the background are precisely the ones ...
  8. IOC President Bach attends a news conference in Lausanne

    IOC to allow male/female flagbearers at Tokyo Games

    National teams can appoint a man and a woman as their flag bearers at the opening ceremony for this year's Tokyo Olympics after the International ...
  9. 92nd Academy Awards - Oscars Photo Room - Hollywood

    Commentary: Why is there Best Actress and Best Actor categories at Oscar’s but only one Best Director?

    Perhaps it’s time to scrap such categories when wins should be based on merit, not gender, says Ian Dixon.
  10. The recent gang rape and murder of a girl in India has sparked renewed fury over endemic levels of

    Commentary: Why the huge problem of rape in India isn’t going away

    Seven years after a rape that rocked the nation, things haven’t changed much, says Anurag Viswanath.