Forty-seven women in Riyadh, the Saudi Arabian capital, drove their cars in a 14-car convoy to protest the driving ban.
Bidhya Devi Bhandari said her election marked a first step toward assuring the new constitutional guarantees of equality are fulfilled.
Cuban women occupy 48 percent of the parliament and out of 15 provinces in Cuba, women lead 10.
The women were ordained in alphabetical order; Angela Berners-Wilson is considered the first woman to be ordained in England.
Paying tribute to Claudia Jones, activist and tireless fighter for working-class women.
A delegation of women recently paid a visit to El Salvador to see what women are doing there to better their lives.
Rosa Luxemburg, born on March 5, 1871, in Zamość, Poland, was a Marxist theorist, philosopher, economist and revolutionary socialist of Polish-Jewish descent.
The exact date is undetermined, but on or about this day 70 years ago, in 1945, Anne Frank perished at the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp.
"Let's be clear: the actions we take in 2015 will decide which way the world turns for decades to come; please take the right path."
A new report exposes how indigenous women in Canada are being murdered and are disappearing at alarming rates.