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AAUW Torrance Celebrates International Women's Day
India West
The American Association of University Women-Torrance celebrated International Women's Day at the Torrance Cultural Arts Center in Torrance, Calif., April 11 to honor women's progress in Kolkata and West Bengal. Dr. Sipra Sengupta took the audience on ...

Middletown AAUW Celebrates International Women's Day
The Wesleyan Argus
On Sunday, April 19, members of the Greater Middletown Chapter of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) gathered in Downey House to observe United Nations International Women's Day. Members brought dishes representing a variety of ...

India West

30 Honored at Global Women Power's International Women's Day
India West
... education, entertainment, journalism, law, literature, medicine, politics, science, social work and technology were the focus of a celebration here March 27 in honor of International Women's Day, hosted by the non-profit organization Global Women ...

In New York City, A Global Celebration For International Women's Day
The Indypendent
It felt like spring in New York City on Sunday, March 8th, International Women's Day, the day of a global celebration of women and an evening when the reverberating voices of women everywhere demanding dignity were given our full attention. It was in ...

International Women's Day at GS Superstore
Times of Malta
To commemorate International Women's Day, GS Superstore in Naxxar invited all its clients to donate their small change to The Inspire Foundation. The store doubled the final amount which resulted in the generous donation of over €1,060. Inspire helps ...

HackerEarth Announces Winners of International Women's Day Hackathon
IT News Online
HackerEarth, a Bangalore based start-up which is democratizing technical recruitment, today announced the winners of the International Women's Day Hackathon which was conducted from March 6th – March 8th. In a world's first, the women's only hackathon ...

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Leadership Newspapers

Int'l Women's Day: Vlisco Honours Women Achievers
Leadership Newspapers
This year's International Women's Day ended on a bright note as Vlisco honoured women that have made a mark in the society. Out of the three gorgeous women shortlisted, the founder and proprietress of Patrick Speech and Language Centre, PSLC, Mrs.

Kirkintilloch Herald

Runners paint the town purple for women's day
Kirkintilloch Herald
... winner crossed the finish line just 25 minutes later. The race was organised by East Dunbartonshire Council and Empowered - East Dunbartonshire's Violence against Women Partnership - who hoped to highlight the cause of International Women's Day.

The Hindu

'Discrimination against women must be eliminated'
The Hindu
International Women's Day and Labour Day celebrations will not have any meaning unless the discrimination against women is eliminated, said Nagabai Bulla, KPSC member and chairperson of the Kannada Research Department of Gulbarga University on ...

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The Guardian

To stop women dying in childbirth, Britain must look beyond easy answers
The Guardian
Speaking at an International Day of the Midwife conference, Professor Debra Bick of King's College London said that 70% of maternal deaths happened after birth yet postnatal care is particularly ignored and underfunded. I have watched a single midwife ...


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