German women’s national soccer team addresses sexism in brilliant video ahead of 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup

2019-05-16 17:15

"We haven’t just fought against opponents. We’ve fought against prejudice."

Zimbabwean humanitarian Tererai Trent will be honoured with a life-size statue in New York

2019-05-13 18:38

This woman from the dusty streets of Zvipani village in Zimbabwe was married off as a young girl and had to bury her dreams in a can, but now those dreams have come true.

Women spend 7 more years working than men and get no money or credit for it

2019-05-10 10:44

Melinda Gates, philanthropist and wife to Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, says women work 7 more years than men and get no credit or money for it.

An online lingerie store has been slammed on Twitter for advertising its plus-size underwear using slim models

2019-05-09 13:27

How did a brand that caters exclusively to plus-size women get it so wrong?

Belinda Nansaasi wins this country's first-ever Miss Curvy pageant to attract tourists, which left many outraged

2019-04-29 11:51

Uganda held its first Miss Curvy pageant as part of a government campaign to use "curvy women" to attract tourists to the east African nation.

Career experts have confirmed that women would rather get equal pay over work perks

2019-04-24 14:04

Games and snacks won't help keep quality employees, but equal pay and career development will, said Lauren McGoodwin, CEO and founder of the women's career development site Career Contessa.

Lack of safety for women may be impacting SA's wealth

2019-04-16 21:57

The safety of women is one of the best ways to gauge a country's long-term wealth growth potential, states a new report by AfrAsia Bank and New World Wealth.

#MyMorningAfter is a campaign breaking the stigma attached to taking the morning after pill

2019-04-08 17:36

Forgetting someone’s name in the middle of a conversation, now that’s awkward. Getting the morning after pill shouldn’t be.

8 things you need to know about sex when you have an IUD

2019-04-05 16:31

Your sex life will change—for the better.


We found a secret game hidden in Pick n Pay’s new cricket collectable card series

2019-05-20 16:33

It was a short, but sweet, cameo appearance on the wicket for Business Insider South Africa.

This is how India's first woman police officer deals with sexism in the workplace

2019-05-10 17:36

How does Kiran Bedi, India's first and most senior former policewoman, tackle workplace sexism? She talks about dealing with mansplaining on the WorklifeIndia podcast.

This counterfeit sanitary pad operation has left many concerned about their health

2019-05-09 18:03

Content warning: Graphic descriptions.

Women share the worst financial mistakes they made in their 20s so you don't have to

2019-04-29 16:09

From blowing it all on clothes to splurging on fancy cars, here are some financial mistakes to avoid in your 20s.

Avengers star Elizabeth Olsen says she's glad Marvel bosses don't have strict diet and exercise rules

2019-04-26 17:01

Avengers actress Elizabeth Olsen has heaped praise on Marvel Studios bosses for refusing to implement strict dieting and exercise rules for the stars of their superhero blockbusters.

WATCH: Women team up to stop a man from harassing one of them in a taxi

2019-04-18 11:20

“See how women adjust just to protect each other and we still blame them because boys will be boys?”

This woman dressed her husband in a burqa on a date night to make a witty statement about gender roles

2019-04-12 17:52

She may have just crushed gender stereotypes, patriarchy and misogyny in one Twitter post.

Muslim soldier will be suing the U.S. Army after she was forced to remove her hijab

2019-04-05 19:45

She says she has been called a terrorist, a ninja, a member of Isis and “the girl with the hood”.

Women on Twitter are sharing terrifying stories about men who can't take "no" for an answer

2019-04-05 14:41

Women united on Twitter and revealed the frightening responses they have received from men after rejecting them.

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