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  1. Theresa Mahood accepts an award during a reception on Thursday at...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Brandon Sun

    Theresa Mahood accepts an award during a reception on Thursday at Brandon University to mark International Women's Day. Fourteen female students received recognition for their accomplishments ahead of the day, which falls on Saturday.

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  2. 'Why is it so hard to see black and blue?'Read the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... A white and gold version of 'the dress' is also being auctioned for charity in the UK ahead of International Women's Day on Sunday. What a powerful ad by the Salvation Army. Beautiful, haunting & great use of the highly debated "dress." What do... ...

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  3. Grassroots Global Justice Alliance Announces the US Chapter of the World March of WomenRead the original story

    17 min ago | Common Dreams

    On the days leading up to International Women's Day on March 8th, we at Grassroots Global Justice Alliance are excited to announce the formation of the US chapter of the World March of Women, a global feminist movement with national coordinating bodies in 65 countries around the world. This International Women's Day, March 8th, marks the beginning of the 4th International Action.

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  4. UST Global launches app on women's safetyRead the original story

    19 min ago | Nerve News

    UST Global - the biggest employer of IT professionals in Kerala - Friday launched its mobile-based app for women's safety, ahead of the International Women's Day on March 8. The app was unveiled by Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala here in the presence of high ranking police officers. To start with, the app - iSafe - has been rolled out for Thiruvananthapuram City Police and would soon be made available in other cities.

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  5. PM urges Thais to promote women's roleRead the original story

    27 min ago | The Nation

    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha Friday urged Thais to promote women's role and empowering of women on the occasion of the International Women's Day. He said Thailand has continually demonstrated its commitment to the empowering of women.

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  6. Calling all aspiring female apprentices - Severn Trent Water...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    WOMEN are being encouraged by Severn Trent Water to join their new apprenticeship scheme ahead of International Women's Day this Sunday. Almost half of the directors at the company are female, with 66 per cent of new graduates and a quarter of apprentices also being women, and the company are aiming to continue that trend.

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  7. 5 things you need to know before International Women's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    THE changing lives of women - as well as highlighting areas where inequality still exists - haver been revealed in figures released by the Government before International Women's Day on Sunday. The percentage of women with degrees has risen from 19% in 1996 to 40% in 2014.

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  8. Valuing womenRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Since 1911, every March 8 is celebrated as International Women's Day, in which more than 1,000 corporations, groups, and individuals from almost every country honor the valuable achievements of women and increase awareness regarding issues of equality. Many world leaders recognize the day with official statements, and people everywhere - in craft markets to corporate boardrooms - paint the day with purple.

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  9. Sexist abuse of Chelsea doctor prompts calls to report offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Fox Sports

    ... League clubs asking them to champion female members of staff in their matchday programmes ahead of International Women's Day on March 8. She said: "It is absolutely right that we champion and celebrate women who work in the football industry and ...

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  10. No country has reached gender equality, head of UN Women saysRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | CBC News

    ... country has reached gender parity and equality. The executive director of UN Women spoke ahead of International Women's Day on Friday and next week's meeting of the Commission on the Status of Women. The commission will review the 150-page platform ...

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  11. Show your support for International Women's DayRead the original story

    57 min ago | Ilkeston Advertiser

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Along with my colleagues in Parliament, Rt Hon Maria Miller and Rt Hon Caroline Spelman, I have put in an application for a Backbench business debate on Thursday March 5 to discuss the importance of International Women's Day, which is celebrated on Sunday March 8. This will give all MPs the opportunity to support women in their constituencies and talk about wider issues affecting women globally.

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  12. Stop faking it: Top 10 tips to help women reach orgasmRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Star

    To celebrate International Women's Day, which takes place of Sunday March 8, sex toy brand LELO have put together some saucy tips to help you achieve a mind-blowing orgasm. Faking it can come from a good place; you don't want to hurt your partner's feelings.

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  13. Gender inequality persists in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | EurActiv.com

    I want to seize the occasion of International Women's Day to celebrate progress towards greater gender equality in recent decades. I believe that Europe is a "good address" for women, but we need to work hard to keep it that way and make it even better.

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  14. Celebrating women who are bridging the STEM gap -- International Women's Day 8 March 2015 -- IECRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... M. Finger. L to R front row: Hebbale Narasimhaiah Nagamani, Bronwyn Evans, Manyphay Viengkham. On International Women's Day, the IEC highlights the outstanding leadership shown by key women in electrotechnical standardization and conformity ...

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  15. 'The Dress' returns in powerful campaign against domestic violence for Salvation ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    ... black whilst 68 per cent saw white and gold. The Salvation Army's campaign ties in succinctly with International Women's Day on 8 March. It follows Premier Mark Baird proposing to an International Women's Day Breakfast in New South Wales, Australia ...

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  16. Turning negative perceptions of old age on their headRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    ... tally was 18,000 steps, the day before that 10,500. She was awake early this morning to attend an International Women's Day breakfast. We meet after that at 9am, in time for her stretch-and-tone exercise class in Waverton, on Sydney's lower north ...

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  17. Women for Positive Action introduces new educational tool for women living with HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News

    To mark International Women's Day , Women for Positive Action has launched a practical and informative new educational tool entitled ' H epatitis and coinfection in women living with HIV ' . Led by a global, multidisciplinary group of experts, Women for Positive Action is committed to addressing the specific concerns of women living with HIV.

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  18. Bruised woman on this billboard heals as people pay attention to herRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mashable

    ... over the weekend, including the Westfield shopping centre and the Birmingham Bullring, ahead of International Women's Day . "Domestic violence is experienced by hundreds of thousands of women every year, but many feel unable to tell anyone because ...

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  19. Eva Carneiro sexist abuse: Video footage captures football fans' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... League clubs asking them to champion female members of staff in their matchday programmes ahead of International Women's Day on Sunday. Minister for Sport Helen Grant said: "It is absolutely right that we champion and celebrate women who work in the ...

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  20. Swindon song inspires International Women's Day acoustic event for girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Women of the World, a song written by Swindon's Nick Weaver, has inspired Girls Unplugged to mark International Women's Day. Unplugged is a celebration of girl power and the positive energy that comes from pop music.

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