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.
The film is based of the real-life case of Aberash Bekele.
Barack Obama and David Cameron did not address a meeting on women's rights.
In an NBC News interview, the candidate also discussed migrants, the Iran deal.
At current rate it will take until 2085 for women to reach parity with men in key leadership roles.
After flying in the face of Polish laws, Dutch campaigners now want to deliver abortion medication to Ireland
By all means let's have a woman's face on the currency, but not at the expense of remembering Hamilton.
The U.S. will feature a woman, selected based on input from the public, on its paper currency for the first time in more than a century.
An in-depth report by a research anthropologist in London says that female genital mutilation (FGM) is prevalent in rural areas of Iran.
Farkhunda, a 27-year-old woman, was filmed being beaten to death and set afire after being accused of burning the Koran.
The Clinton women speak in New York and stick to a favored cause: women's rights.
The brutal killing by a Kabul mob of a young woman demands action from the new Afghan president.
Farkhunda was beaten to death in the Afghan capital city last week.
Hundreds take to the streets of Kabul to demand justice after woman killed over false allegations.
Two proposed bills could put women at greater risk of violence, Amnesty International warns.