The association of female underclothes with fashion and seduction owes as much to the advertising and film industries as it does to technical innovation.
Margaret of Anjou can still speak to modern women in power today.
The author of 'Where Are the Women Architects?' explores the significance of losing Hadid in a field where female role models are few and far between.
Belfast court inflicts three-month suspended jail term for acquiring abortion pills online in first criminal prosecution for a decade.
It has repercussions far beyond the prison gates.
Many women in developing countries spend hours every day fetching water for their families. Reducing the burden of water work will improve their health and welfare.
Australia was a pioneer in gender budget analysis, but in recent years we've fallen behind. We need it back.
The theme of this year's International Women's Day is parity. World leaders take note.
Women receive less pay than men, especially at a top management level, and are less represented on the board of organisations, a new study has found.
Do women in the Oval Office or the courtroom make a genuine difference? Research from English juries suggest they do.
Both Democratic candidates are strong feminists, which makes it harder for Hillary to claim women's votes as her birthright.
The IOC's changes to transgender policy is useful, but the situation is still complicated.
Many women played a role in the Home Guard, despite the fact that they weren’t strictly supposed to.
Women are more likely to claim in-work benefits so they're more likely to have their movement restricted by the UK's EU renegotiation.
Research shows that women are especially drawn to gay men in certain contexts.
Ask any young woman whether she feels embarrassed by her periods and she’ll likely deny it. Her grandmother might have hidden all evidence of "the curse" but not today’s liberated women. Right?
What is often overlooked in discussions about the sexual appeal of breasts is that they have not always been regarded as irresistibly attractive in all points in history and across all cultures.
Parents in three Australian states are being given misleading advice about the dangers of lead to babies and small children – including failing to warn pregnant women about miscarriage risks.
Rey, Leia and Captain Phasma prove this film is light years ahead of the gender equality curve.
Including more women in international climate negotiations will lead to better results. Here are 15 climate champions already making a difference.