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  1. Songs We Love: Violet, 'Transition'Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... a London producer who recruited a team of women electronic musicians to revisit the song for International Women's Day. Violet's take on "Transition" arrives amid renewed discussion of misogyny in EDM, a term usually used to describe the sort of ...

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  2. Jadavpur varsity sets up panel to probe 'sanitary pad protest'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... gainst rape and sexism on sanitary pads and stuck them at public places in Karlsruhe in Germany on International Women's Day.

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  3. Swinton sixth formers' day in ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South Yorkshire Times

    ... it more special to me was the fact that the day was organised by the MP Mary McLeod to celebrate International Women's Day. "Seeing 70 young girls in Parliament who all have the potential to be the next MP was inspiring, as it shows it could be ...

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  4. Badiucao (a a e Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | China Digital Times

    Badiucao honors the five female activists-Wu Rongrong, Li Tingting , Zheng Churan , Wei Tingting, and Wang Man-who are currently under criminal detention on suspicion of "picking quarrels and provoking trouble." The five were detained, along with other activists who were subsequently released, on the eve of International Women's Day on March 8, while planning a public awareness campaign against sexual harassment.

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  5. Monday, March 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... about budgeting and gaining control of their personal finances. She recently led a workshop for International Women's Day at the YWCA of Central Massachusetts in Worcester. WORCESTER - Worcester Sharks' all-time points leader John McCarthy and ...

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  6. Education First: Lessons from a girl shot by the TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KSL-TV

    ... of community and we want to support them, and help them have productive lives." In honor of International Women's Day, the English Skills Learning Center has partnered with the Salt Lake City Public Glendale Branch Library and the Utah Martin Luther ...

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  7. Sunday Sitdown: Sheila S. Aleman on financial awareness for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... about budgeting and gaining control of their personal finances. She recently led a workshop for International Women's Day at the YWCA of Central Massachusetts in Worcester. What is the biggest thing that people don't know that they should about ...

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  8. Dornier crash: Officer cremated with full honoursRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Times of India

    ... to be given combat roles in the armed forces. TOI had also run a campaign in the run-up to the International Women's Day on March 8 supporting the demand. READ ALSO: Body of the second missing Dornier aircraft officer traced Accompanied by the Navy ...

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  9. Up all night: Flower market adds colors to Saigon vivid lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thanh Nein News

    ... over-crowded during the year's biggest festivals such as Tet (Lunar New Year), Valentine's and the International Women's Day. Editor-in-Chief: Nguyen Quang Thong 248 Cong Quynh St. , Distr. 1, HCMC, Vietnam. Tel: (84-8) 39255738 - Fax: (84-8) ...

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  10. Russian Girls Show Conservative Beauty Contest Just How 'Modest' They Can BeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Global Voices Online

    In honor of International Women's Day earlier this month, a community on VKontakte, Russia's most popular social network, held a beauty contest to celebrate female "modesty." Women wishing to enter the competition were asked to submit photos of themselves wearing headscarves.

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  11. Trio of Langley women honoured during Newlands luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Langley Advance

    Suzanne Eyers and Shanon Todd Booth were recognized as local "women of distinction" during the fourth annual celebration of International Women's Day, held Saturday at Newlands Golf and Country Club. Photograph By Troy Landreville The Rotary Club of Langley Central presented the fourth annual celebration of International Women's Day, and club president Guy Tousignant spoke during Saturday's lunch at Newlands Golf and Country Club.

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  12. I Do DevOps #LikeAGirl By @Ruxit | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SOA World Magazine

    In celebration of International Women's Day, we'd like to shine the spotlight on our very own Anita Engleder, DevOps Lead at ruxit . DevOps is definitely a male-dominated domain so "doing DevOps #LikeAGirl " is no small achievement here.

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  13. International officials call for release of jailed women's rights activists in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mashable

    ... arrested separately prior to a planned March 6 protest against sexual harassment leading up to International Women's Day on March 8, The Independent reported. Indian women's rights activists wearing masks in support of the five jailed Chinese ...

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  14. Merle Thornton remembers Regatta Hotel protest 50 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Canberra Times

    ... was still not over, with venues such as Tattersalls - where the Liberal National Party held an International Women's Day lunch to howls of ridicule - still not admitting female members. "One thing to say about the difference between women's clubs ...

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  15. Female Chinese protester suffers 'heart attack' after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Independent

    ... makes the detention of the activists all the more confusing. The women detained planned to mark International Women's Day this year by placing stickers on buses to highlights sexual assault on public transport. Discover Tobago with our competition ...

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  16. Addressing health inequalities LBQ women faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Blaze

    March has been a big month for women at ACON. Like millions around the world we celebrated International Women's Day and reflected on the many amazing and talented women in our communities.

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  17. Emma Watson tops AskMen's list of 'Top 99 Most Outstanding Women of 2015'Read the original story

    Saturday | Newkerala.com

    ... involvement in the HeForShe pro-gender equality campaign, participation in a Facebook chat on International Women's Day and her British Artist of the Year honor at the Britannia Awards. Other names in the list are UFC fighting champ Ronda Rousey ...

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  18. Building is re-named for EmilyRead the original story

    Saturday | Morpeth Herald

    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. The Northumberland women's rights campaigner, who died after being struck by the King's horse in the 1913 Epsom Derby, is remembered every year in the International Women's Day celebration at St Mary's Church in Morpeth, and at her graveside in the churchyard.

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  19. Addressing India's 'rape culture,' the toll of the Syrian war, voting ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Christian Science Monitor

    British filmmaker Leslee Udwin addresses a press conference on her documentary film 'India's Daughter,' about the 2012 gang rape in a moving bus, in New Delhi, India, Tuesday. The film is to be shown on March 8, International Women's Day, in India, Britain, Denmark, Sweden and several other countries.

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  20. The sanitary pads were stuck on walls of the campus with anti-sexism messages written across them.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Indian Express

    ... The protest drew on the international 'Pads Against Sexism' campaign that was begun on International Women's Day (March 8) by a German woman named Elone Kastratia, who began to write messages against rape and sexism on sanitary pads and sticking ...

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