International Women's Day

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  1. Serious legal action against organisations without a sexual harassment committee, says Maneka GandhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | DNA India

    ... ly those below 2-3 years. Gandhi also announced that the ministry will award a woman every year on International Women's Day for examplary contribution to women's issues.

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  2. MAAG marks five years of uniting Northwest Philly artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... all with community support. Some of our annual series of events - such as our programming around International Women's Day - are growing exponentially and being widely embraced. We had our first quilt show, which featured over 40 quilts, from fine ...

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  3. Pineda Covalin Unveils Marina Abramovic Scarf In Collaboration With Marina Abramovic InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | PR Log

    ... to meet Marina during the Pineda Covalin store opening party in New York during our celebration of International Women's Day and the launch of our second collaboration with UN-Women." The designer expresses her respect and support of the ...

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  4. Take Back the NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | SooToday

    ... of Violence Against Women and Children, February 14 March for Missing and Murdered Women and International Women's Day events. We often partner with other organizations in the community to bring light to issues through these events and believe in ...

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  5. The Power of Love Versus the Love of PowerRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Counterpunch

    ... Rania Khalek reported that, in 2004, President Bush spoke at a celebration commemorating "International Women's Day." She said that he "focused on the women of Iraq and Afghanistan who he proudly proclaimed were 'learning the blessings of freedom' ...

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  6. America: the land of second acts for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2013 | Ginny Dougary

    ... alright for you!" (a phrase that plagued her childhood). Her latest work, published just ahead of International Women's Day on Friday, is perfect for women who want to shake a fist at the fading light. I ask Wheeler, finally, what her subjects gave ...

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  7. Girl Rising coming to KiamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Kiama Independent

    ... Rising, which was previewed at the Sundance Film Festival, opened in America in 2013 on the eve of International Women's Day. The film continues to be screened on demand in theatres throughout the world, and its distributors have partnered with ...

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  8. Report: Famed Iranian poet Behbahani dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... by authorities. In 2010, Iranian authorities barred her from leaving the country to attend an International Women's Day event in Paris. In 2006, authorities shut down an opposition newspaper for printing one of her works, an editor there said at the ...

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  9. We need men as feminists: Kalki KoechlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... of city audiences as part of the event, Fashion's Night Out. Commissioned to devise a monologue on International Women's Day in March by a popular publication, Koechlin was nothing less than excited, "Before the conclave, I had mostly done ...

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  10. Gender disparity is a story that must end soonRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2011 | Times-Herald

    ... with their appearance than are boys. On Tuesday, half the world's population was recognized during International Women's Day - a reaction to the exploitation and oppression of the early 1900s. In 1911, Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland ...

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  11. New group supports women professionalsNew group supports women...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... Chamber of Commerce employee and one of the organizers of the new group. "We were inspired by the International Women's Day 2014 theme of 'Inspiring Change.' We are taking it from a traditional networking group to a group whose mission includes a ... 1 comment

  12. Obituary: Simin BehbahaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Economist

    ... represented everything Iran's clerical rulers could not bear. One story tells of her marching for International Women's Day. Her hijab was defiantly light, her lips were slicked with carmine and her eyes ringed with kohl. The police threatened her. ...

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  13. World Record Stamp Printed on ROLAND PressRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | OutputLinks

    To mark International Women's Day on March 8, 2014, it was a good reason for bpost to release a new stamp.

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  14. Honour Awards nod for Broken Hill legal centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Blaze

    ... anniversary of apology to the stolen generations, One Billion Rising, World Social Justice Day and International Women's Day. "We also orchestrated a GLBTI specific event - a cavalcade of cars that travelled throughout Broken Hill and promoted GLBTI ...

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  15. Daw Ni Ni Shein reckons driving is a good job.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... scarcity, female drivers are a rare breed in many countries as well as Myanmar. According to the International Women's Day website, only 1.1 percent of the taxi drivers in New York City are women, with a similar figure for Toronto. In France, by ...

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  16. Good Golly, Miss HollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | NEWS.com.au

    ... laughs. Thankfully for Ransom that was a lone voice and while speaking at the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day she struck up a conversation with a stranger about mentoring and gender equality within business. That unknown person ...

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  17. Russian Employment Law: Terms of Employment and SeparationRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | JD Supra

    ... (January 1 and 2); Christmas Day (January 7); Day of the Defender of the Motherland (February 23); International Women's Day (March 8); Spring and Labor Holiday (May 1); Victory Day (May 9); Day of Russia (June 12); Anniversary of the October ...

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  18. Foot Locker Stocks Up on Professional Athletes for YouTube SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Adweek

    ... times and garnered more than 1,400 Facebook shares. Google's clip supporting its Doodle from International Women's Day back in March seems like an odd appearance on this week's chart at the No. 2 spot. But, the 90-second video has been viewed 3.46 ...

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  19. Famed Iranian poet Behbahani dies at 87: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The China Post

    ... by authorities. In 2010, Iranian authorities barred her from leaving the country to attend an International Women's Day event in Paris. In 2006, authorities shut down an opposition newspaper for printing one of her works, an editor there said at the ...

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  20. Philippine nonprofit Sinag Microfunds to compete at Project Inspire finals in SingaporeRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | PR Log

    ... the Middle East or Africa (APMEA). It opened in 2011, to coincide with the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day and the 25th anniversary of MasterCard in APMEA. A US$25,000 grant for project implementation awaits the Project Inspire Grand ...

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