Lebanon's women protest a double burden

BEIRUT - Marching along with hundreds of other women in Lebanon's capital, 41-year-old Sahar says she had twice the reasons to join in the nation's mass anti-system protests than any man. "As women, we're doubly oppressed," she said passionately, while around her hundreds waved Lebanese flags and c

72 female members of Parliament pen open letter calling out ‘distasteful,’ ‘misleading’ stories about Meghan Markle

Hope Schreiber    Female members of Parliament (MPs) who "share an understanding of the abuse and intimidation” by the British press are banding together to voice their support for the Meghan Markle as she and Prince Harry fight the “often distasteful and misleading” st

Female Palestinian officer tells of joy at seeing national flag flying at Sandhurst military academy

From a pool of more than 20 Palestinian recruits who applied for places at Sandhurst, the British Army’s prestigious academy for training military officers took on a pioneering woman who has signed up to defend her nation. A gruelling set of interviews, fitness tests, presentations and comman