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Canada looks to women to bolster trades amid post-pandemic labor shortage

Reuters 29 Jul 2021
Women. But attracting and retaining women in the skilled trades has long proven difficult, with tradeswomen and advocates citing challenges balancing childcare and on-site work, the stubborn sexism still ingrained in some workplaces, and a lack of opportunities for women to get a foot in the door ... "They had to be flown in.".
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China's Chen wins gold in women's singles

Supersport 29 Jul 2021
China's Chen Meng defeated her compatriot Sun Yingsha 4-2 to win the women's singles Olympic table tennis gold on Thursday.","content"."China's Chen Meng defeated her compatriot Sun Yingsha 4-2 to win the women's singles Olympic table ...
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Australia's Fox battles nerves to win canoe slalom gold

Supersport 29 Jul 2021
Twenty minutes before Australia's Jessica Fox became the first ever women's canoe slalom champion she threw up, so nervous was the four-time world champion about failing in her latest bid to win Olympic gold.","content"."Twenty minutes before ...
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Lily Parr: Unseen photos show first women's football stars

BBC News 29 Jul 2021
Belinda Scarlett, curator of women's football at the museum, said as well as "marking their footballing ability, the display tells of the girls' defiance to play the game they loved while the powers-that-be tried to ban them" ... "We hope to redress that ...
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HSE 'hopeful' maternity units will comply with access guidelines

RTE 29 Jul 2021
Dr Peter McKenna, director of the HSE's National Women and Infants Health Programme, yesterday told RTÉ's Today with Claire Byrne show that everyone working in maternity services "deeply regrets the restrictions that are placed on the partners of pregnant women".
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China's Sun eyes gold as she sweeps past Japan's Ito

Supersport 29 Jul 2021
China's Sun Yingsha crushed Japanese paddler Mima Ito in the semifinal of the women's singles on Thursday to advance to the gold medal match.","content"."China's Sun Yingsha crushed Japanese paddler Mima Ito in the semifinal of the women's ...
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From farm to face, Gaza women create cosmetics from local herbs

Reuters 29 Jul 2021
"When you hold the product, you feel like you are taking something from the earth - with no additives," Refqa Al-Hamalawi told Reuters of the project, which sources herbs exclusively from farms run by women ... "As women, we're proud of the idea and the production, an idea like in European countries," Hamalawi said.
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USA's Sunisa Lee wins Olympic all-around gold

Supersport 29 Jul 2021
American teenager Sunisa Lee won the women's gymnastics all-around Olympic gold on Thursday, succeeding defending champion Simone Biles who withdrew over concerns for her mental health.","content"."American ...
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Dressel crowned sprint king, Chinese women smash record

Supersport 29 Jul 2021
","content"."US superstar Caeleb Dressel flew faster than Kyle Chalmers to add the Olympic 100m freestyle crown to his two world titles on Thursday, as China's women sparked a huge upset with a new world record to win the 4x200m relay ... </p>"But ...
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Skinner replaces Stoney as Manchester United women's boss

The Times of India 29 Jul 2021
"Our focus is to build on everything they have already achieved in the women's game ... I want us to achieve success together and our aim is to give the fans a team they can continue to be proud of," added Skinner, who led Birmingham into the WSL before joining National Women's Soccer League outfit Orlando in 2019.
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Ledecky, Dressel take charge in search for more Olympic gold

Supersport 29 Jul 2021
An authoritative Katie Ledecky powered to the fastest time in the women's 800m freestyle heats Thursday ahead of fatigued rival Ariarne Titmus.","content"."An authoritative Katie Ledecky powered to the fastest time in the women's 800m freestyle heats ...
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Men against women in the pool as mixed relay makes Olympic debut

Supersport 29 Jul 2021
Olympic swimming took a dive into the unknown on Thursday as men and women competed against each other for the first time in the new 4x100m mixed medley relay in Tokyo.","content"."Olympic swimming took a dive into the unknown on Thursday as men and women ...
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Bencic beats Rybakina to reach Olympics tennis final

Supersport 29 Jul 2021
Switzerland's Belinda Bencic came through a marathon match against Kazakh player Elena Rybakina on Thursday to reach the women's tennis final at the Olympics.","content"."Switzerland's Belinda Bencic came through a marathon match against Kazakh ...
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Marilyn Manson files to dismiss Esme Bianco's sex assault case

BBC News 29 Jul 2021
... and part of a "coordinated attack" by multiple women ... They further accuse the women of "desperately trying to conflate the imagery and artistry of Warner's 'shock rock' stage persona, Marilyn Manson, with fabricated accounts of abuse".
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Documentary on One: Miracle in Galway Bay

RTE 29 Jul 2021
"Just a blissful evening...that photo moment…" was how Sara’s mother, Helen, remembered that picture of laughter and happiness at Furbo beach shortly after she had driven the two women out for a quick spin ... Patrick Oliver paid tribute to how the women ...
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