Sunday, October 22, 2017
M. Senior america

Putting elegance into age: US granny beauty queens

Beauty pageants may conjure up images of young women in bikinis, but in Atlantic City a roomful of sequined grandmothers and great-grandmothers are putting...
Trump Barack Obama legacy

Brick by brick, the demolition job has begun: since taking office less than a...

Brick by brick, the demolition job has begun: since taking office less than a year ago, Donald Trump has launched an all-out assault on...
saudi women driving ban lifted

Saudi decree allowing women to drive cars is about politics, not religion

In an unexpected move that surprised everyone, including his own people, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia has suddenly passed a royal...
Rohingya

The Rohingya crisis: this is what genocide looks like

The world is witnessing a state-orchestrated humanitarian catastrophe on the Myanmar-Bangladesh border. The latest UN figures show a staggering 370,000 Rohingya have fled into...
Sloane Stephens

Sloane Stephens wins U.S. Open women’s title

By Julien PretotNEW YORK (Reuters) - Sloane Stephens stayed composed throughout an all-American U.S. Open final and played near-perfect tennis to win her maiden...
meghan markle

Prince Harry and I are in love, says actress Meghan Markle

LONDON (Reuters) - In her first frank comments about their relationship since they became a couple last year, American actress Meghan Markle, has revealed...
serena williams gives birth

Serena Williams gives birth to a baby girl

Tennis legend Serena Williams has given birth to a baby girl weighing 6lbs and 13oz. Serena and her fiancee, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian announced...
Donald Trump

The sinister aim behind Trump’s media hostility

GENEVA (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's attacks on the media are part of a global trend of hostility to freedom of speech and...
Strong black woman myth

The hidden dangers behind the strong black woman myth

You’ve probably heard about a mythical being popularly known as the strong black woman. She’s tough, independent, indestructible and shoulders burdens on her own...

Special Report: Bridging Africa’s gender gap

For the past decade, Africa has experienced strong growth with an average of 5% a year. The continent has also witnessed progress towards gender...

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