Two men have been arrested and police are looking for four others in connection with the attack.
Women in Saudi Arabia remain locked in with 'Band-Aid measures' instead of attempts to address the problems of male guardianship.
The Spice Girls first hit has been given a makeover to help raise awareness about global gender inequality.
The Turkish leader said women who work and do not reproduce are "deficient."
Perpetrators beat the schoolteacher, drenched her in gasoline and set her on fire.
Turkey's record on women's rights has deteriorated since it was picked to host the World Humanitarian Summit.
Paris has followed in the footsteps of Sweden, Norway and Iceland with its new bill.
The female trio touched down in the Gulf state, where women are prohibited from driving.
The quarters of the sultan's concubines were "preparing women for life".
The number of women in the workplace is 25.5 percent lower than the number of men.
Nicky Morgan is under attack after government figures show women are paid almost £2 per hour less.
The low birthrate and aging population are driving pressure to restrict abortion in Japan.
A Bristol company will become the first in Britain to grant female employees menstrual leave.
Carrie Buck is the most famous of those forcibly sterilized to "cleanse the race" of undesirable genes.
The magazine's editor promises the phrases "bikini body" and "drop two sizes" will not appear on future covers.
Women are rising in business much faster than in politics, and that may ultimately prove to create much more effective, long-lasting effects on women in society.
The country's government is trying to establish the leader's status amid conflicting reports
At least two women were disqualified as candidates for unknown reasons.
Current law doesn't allow for abortion in cases of rape, incest or fetal abnormalities.
Iran is more willing to engage with the U.N. than in previous years, the report's author said.