Women`s Issues

‘Nice to be back’: NZ Prime Minister Ardern returns to capital…

‘Nice to be back’: NZ Prime Minister Ardern returns to capital…

Published 06/08/2018

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern returned on Monday to Parliament to run her first Cabinet meeting, six weeks after giving birth [more…]

Movie producer Weinstein seeks to dismiss sex charges based on emails

Movie producer Weinstein seeks to dismiss sex charges based on emails

Published 03/08/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Movie producer Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers asked a New York judge on Friday to dismiss rape and sexual assault charges against him, [more…]

Kristen Stewart to star in new, female-directed ‘Charlie’s Angels’

Kristen Stewart to star in new, female-directed ‘Charlie’s Angels’

Published 27/07/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - “Charlie’s Angels” are returning to the big screen next year for a third outing, this time with a female director and [more…]

Rubens museum steers visitors away from nudes, in jab at Facebook…

Rubens museum steers visitors away from nudes, in jab at Facebook…

Published 26/07/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Visitors to a Belgian art gallery were stunned when security guards ordered them away from nude paintings by Flemish master Peter Paul [more…]

Cigarette use declines among U.S. young women, but marijuana blunt…

Cigarette use declines among U.S. young women, but marijuana blunt…

Published 20/07/2018

(Reuters Health) - Cigarette use decreased among young women - including pregnant women - during the past decade in the U.S., according to a new [more…]

Movie producer Weinstein pleads not guilty to new sex assault charge

Movie producer Weinstein pleads not guilty to new sex assault charge

Published 09/07/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Movie producer Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sexually assaulting a woman in 2006, the third criminal [more…]

Exclusive: Credit Suisse creates new anti-sexual harassment role

Exclusive: Credit Suisse creates new anti-sexual harassment role

Published 06/07/2018

ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse has carved out a new role to lead its handling of sexual harassment claims and examine group-wide policies, as Switzerland’s [more…]

Senator Collins will not back anti-abortion Supreme Court nominee

Senator Collins will not back anti-abortion Supreme Court nominee

Published 01/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A key moderate Republican U.S. senator said on Sunday that she will not support a nominee to fill a soon-to-be-vacated seat on [more…]

Exclusive: Vacant Supreme Court seat will likely influence U.S….

Exclusive: Vacant Supreme Court seat will likely influence U.S….

Published 30/06/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court seat left open by the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy is a powerful motivator for voters, particularly [more…]

Giving birth in water appears safe for mother and infant

Giving birth in water appears safe for mother and infant

Published 29/06/2018

(Reuters Health) - Giving birth in water, also known as immersion labor and delivery or waterbirth, appears safe for mother and baby, at least when [more…]