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Outcry in Philippines Over General’s ‘Warning’ to Female Celebrities

作者:admin 2020-10-24

Catriona Gray, center left, in Manila in 2018, the year she won the Miss Universe pageant.Credit...Aaron Favila/Associated PressBy Jason GutierrezOct. 23, 2020, 9:02 a.m. ETMANILA — The 22-year-old actress’s voice broke last week as she talked about 阅读全文

For Young Rohingya Brides, Marriage Means a Perilous, Deadly Crossing

作者:admin 2020-10-18

After months at sea, hundreds of ethnic Rohingya refugees, most of them women and girls, landed in the Indonesian province of Aceh in September.Credit...Zik Maulana/Associated PressBy Hannah BeechOct. 17, 2020, 5:00 a.m. ETBANGKOK — Haresa counted th 阅读全文

Did Lockdowns Lower Premature Births? A New Study Adds Evidence

作者:admin 2020-10-16

A preterm newborn was wheeled to meet his mother in a hospital in Istanbul. A large study of babies born in the Netherlands links the lockdowns with fewer preterm births.Credit...Chris Mcgrath/Getty ImagesBy Elizabeth PrestonOct. 15, 2020, 5:02 a.m. 阅读全文

For Indian Women Working as Cooks and Nannies, No #MeToo Moment

作者:admin 2020-10-15

A protest against sexual harassment in the workplace in New Delhi in 2018.Credit...Manish Swarup/Associated PressBy Emily Schmall and Hari KumarOct. 14, 2020Updated 5:03 a.m. ETNannies, cooks, construction workers, farmhands and other women who are p 阅读全文

In Former Taliban Stronghold, Defiant Women Hit the Gym

作者:admin 2020-10-13

Maryam Durani, left, guiding a gym member through an exercise at her fitness club for women in Kandahar. Women agreed to be photographed only while wearing fully concealing clothing instead of their usual workout clothes.Credit...Farzana Wahidy for T 阅读全文

Bangladesh to Allow Death Penalty for Rape Convictions

作者:admin 2020-10-13

A protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Saturday after a video of a woman being attacked by several men was widely shared on FacebookCredit...Monirul Alma/EPA, via ShutterstockBy Megan SpeciaOct. 12, 2020, 9:54 a.m. ETThe government of Bangladesh has appr 阅读全文

A Portrait of a Market in India Run Solely by Women

作者:admin 2020-10-06

ImageMoments after sunrise, a seller chats with a customer while she sets up her shop.ImageFounded in the 16th century, the market houses around 5,000 vendors.Tucked away in a corner of northeast India, Manipur was once a sovereign state called the K 阅读全文

Data Shows Fewer Afghan Women Than Men Get Covid. That’s Bad News.

作者:admin 2020-10-03

A patient received treatment at an Afghan-Japan special hospital for Covid-19 patients in Kabul.Credit...Jawad Jalali/EPA, via ShutterstockBy Alisha Haridasani Gupta and Fatima FaiziOct. 1, 2020“There’s a really legitimate concern that this is about 阅读全文

Woman Dies in Delhi After Gang Rape, Fueling Outrage Again in India

作者:admin 2020-10-02

A protest in New Delhi on Wednesday over the the rape of a teenager who later died.Credit...Anushree Fadnavis/ReutersBy Hari Kumar and Emily SchmallPublished Sept. 30, 2020Updated Oct. 1, 2020, 9:01 a.m. ETNEW DELHI — A teenager from a north Indian v 阅读全文

No More ‘Ladies and Gentlemen’ on Japan Airlines

作者:admin 2020-09-30

Japan Airlines said its flight announcements in English would adopt gender-neutral language from Oct. 1.Credit...Kazuhiro Nogi/Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesBy Tiffany May and Hisako UenoSept. 29, 2020Updated 11:20 a.m. ETJapan Airlines said it 阅读全文