Women`s Issues

Prosecutors seek to up Harvey Weinstein’s bail, citing violations

Prosecutors seek to up Harvey Weinstein’s bail, citing violations

Published 07/12/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has at times failed to wear a required electronic tracking device, New York prosecutors said Friday, asking [more…]

Kyrgyzstan censors “provocative” women’s rights art event over nudity

Kyrgyzstan censors “provocative” women’s rights art event over nudity

Published 03/12/2019

BISHKEK (Reuters) - An art exhibition in Kyrgyzstan that featured a woman undressing in front of an audience has been censored by the government, and [more…]

Japan activists push to halt sexual harassment of job-seeking students

Japan activists push to halt sexual harassment of job-seeking students

Published 02/12/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese activists on Monday called for drastic steps by the government, companies and universities to stamp out sexual harassment of job-hunting students, [more…]

K-pop singer sentenced to six years in jail for rape, sharing secret sex videos

K-pop singer sentenced to six years in jail for rape, sharing secret sex videos

Published 29/11/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court sentenced a K-pop musician to six years in prison on Friday for raping a woman and distributing a [more…]

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Published 27/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York judge has denied Harvey Weinstein’s request to dismiss two predatory sexual assault charges, ahead of the former Hollywood [more…]

Sustainable investors face squeeze as larger firms move in

Sustainable investors face squeeze as larger firms move in

Published 19/11/2019

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Reuters) - Specialized fund managers who pioneered green investing for decades are missing out on some of the spoils as the sector [more…]

When insurance covers IVF, more women use it

When insurance covers IVF, more women use it

Published 15/11/2019

(Reuters Health) - When insurance covers in vitro fertilization, more women struggling with infertility, especially those with limited financial resources, will use the method to [more…]

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr pleads not guilty to new charges in groping case

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr pleads not guilty to new charges in groping case

Published 31/10/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Actor Cuba Gooding Jr pleaded not guilty on Thursday to new charges of sexual misconduct involving a third woman, less than [more…]

Ken Fisher says no lay-offs despite withdrawals over his remarks

Ken Fisher says no lay-offs despite withdrawals over his remarks

Published 28/10/2019

BOSTON (Reuters) - Fisher Investments founder Ken Fisher said there will be no lay-offs at his Washington state investment firm despite some $3 billion in [more…]

Fisher loses another $584 million from high-profile clients

Fisher loses another $584 million from high-profile clients

Published 25/10/2019

BOSTON (Reuters) - A Texas retirement system and Goldman Sachs Group Inc pulled a combined $584 million from Fisher Investments on Friday, after allegations that [more…]