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U.S. didn't violate crime victims' law in IS case, Va. judge says

Reuters 16 Oct 2021
crime victims' law doesn't extend overseasDOJ recognized, in response to court fight, Yazidi women as crime victims under U.S ... Ahmad told Reuters after the hearing that the "biggest victory" was the Justice Department's recognition, in response to a push in court, that the Yazidi women were crime victims under U.S.
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Two deaths shine spotlight on violence against women in Kenya

Reuters 16 Oct 2021
Both women were found dead in Kenya this week, and while their murders are not linked they have shone a spotlight on violence against women, which the government says has grown worse since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic ... Police on Thursday arrested a man they described as her husband, whom they called "the main suspect." read more.
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Jaipur: BJP burns education minister Govind Singh Dotasra’s effigy over sexist remark

The Times of India 16 Oct 2021
"... If they overcome this, they will get ahead of men," he had said ... "Today on Dussehra, we burnt effigy of Dotasra. He should apologise to women and resign," she said.
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BJP burns minister Govind Singh Dotasra’s effigy

The Times of India 16 Oct 2021
Dotasra courted controversy after he purportedly said at an event on Monday that schools that have more women staff are bound to see more squabbles. "either the ... "Today on Dussehra, we burnt effigy of Dotasra. He should apologise to women and resign," she said.
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Women taken from DR Congo sue Belgium over forced separations

Business Ghana 16 Oct 2021
Five women who were born in the Democratic Republic of Congo and separated from their mothers by the colonial authorities are suing Belgium for crimes against humanity. The mixed-race women were taken away from their black mothers on the basis of the colour of their skin ... "We were destroyed.
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Eve Is Pregnant, Expecting First Baby With Husband Maximillion Cooper

Yahoo Music 16 Oct 2021
Eve previously told People that it "took years" to adjust to being a step-mother ... The rapper is a star on ABC's Queens, a musical drama series that follows "four women in their 40s who reunite for a chance to recapture their fame and regain the swagger they had in the '90s when they were legends in the hip-hop world.".
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I am full-time, hands-on Congress President, says Sonia Gandhi at CWC meeting

Deccan Chronicle 16 Oct 2021
... and programmes to the people--whether it be the agitation of farmers, provision of relief during the pandemic, highlighting issues of concern to youth and women, atrocities on Dalits, Adivasis and minorities, price rise, and the destruction of the public sector," she said.
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'I am full-time, hands-on Congress President,' says Sonia Gandhi at CWC meeting

DNA India 16 Oct 2021
... to the people -- whether it be the agitation of farmers, provision of relief during the pandemic, highlighting issues of concern to youth and women, atrocities on Dalits, Adivasis and minorities, price rise, and the destruction of the public sector," she said. .
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'They only wanted a v*rg*n who had not kissed': Mahima Chaudhry on how Bollywood has ...

DNA India 16 Oct 2021
 While speaking to Hindustan Times, the 'Dhadkan' actress said, "I think the industry is getting to a position where female actors are also calling the shots ... They have a longer shelf life than before." ... She stated, "Earlier, it was either-or, but now, you can continue with both.
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Watchdog group calls for Psaki to be investigated over possible Hatch Act violation

Yahoo Daily News 16 Oct 2021
"I';m curious if the White House sees the Virginia governor's race as a bellwether," a reporter asked Psaki during a press briefing Thursday ... "There is alignment on a lot of their agenda, whether it is the need to invest in rebuilding our roads, rails, and bridges, or making it easier for women to rejoin the workforce.".
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Malaysia to continue as voice against human rights violations -- FM Saifuddin

Malaysian National News Agency 16 Oct 2021
Earlier in his speech, Saifuddin said as a Council member, Malaysia intended to prioritise the rights of vulnerable groups particularly children, women, the indigenous people, and the elderly ... "We will also facilitate any NGO that wants to extend assistance to the country," he said.
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Sir David Amess: MPs express fears after constituency stabbing

BBC News 16 Oct 2021
Home Secretary Priti Patel has asked all police forces to review security arrangements for MPs "with immediate effect" after Sir David Amess was stabbed to death at a constituency surgery ... "There are people who hate us (MPs) ... Sending love to one of the bravest women I know right now, Yvette Cooper.".
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Jimmies win nationally-ranked battle against Doane

The Jamestown Sun 16 Oct 2021
For the University of Jamestown women's volleyball team?. "I wouldn't say that record matters at the end of the day," UJ senior setter Jackie Meiklejohn said. "We just care about getting in the gym, working hard and getting better. We love competing and playing hard for each other.".
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Britney Spears puts up early Christmas tree, says she's 'scared to do anything' as conservatorship ends

Yahoo Daily News 16 Oct 2021
"I';ll just be honest and say I've waited so long to be free from the situation I’m in and now that it's here I'm scared to do anything because I'm afraid I'll make a mistake !!!" she wrote on Instagram, captioning a photo of a large Christmas tree ... "I am a woman ... "#FreeBritney".
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What is Blackfishing And Why Is It Problematic For Black Women?

Huffington Post 16 Oct 2021
Wanna Thompson first created the term Blackfishing in 2018 after starting a Twitter thread of white women whom she considered to be cosplaying as Black women. That original tweet received more than 46,000 likes and around 6,300 quote tweets, with people sharing further examples of white women they deemed to have appropriated from Black women.
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