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Women’s Views on News brings you the latest stories about women from around the world, every day from Monday to Saturday.

Sunday is our day off: so here are the links to all of the stories from the week beginning 17 October, under the relevant category.

Just click on the headline to go straight to the story:

Bodies

Women are naturally bi-curious – and get more curious as they age

‘Big Sister’ names men trying to buy prostitutes in Iceland

Gangs attack two elderly women in Northern Ireland

Chinese toddler left for dead in hit-and-run crash dies in hospital

Rapist who lured woman with nanny job offer is jailed

Woman dies from forced abortion in China’s Shandong province

Robotic skeleton helps paraplegic woman to walk again

Apple’s digital PA reveals UK/US gender bias

HPV-related growths on the rise in women

Mother murdered by man known to police for violence

New study shows why vaginal gel for AIDS effective on herpes

National awareness week for reproductive rights proposed in USA

Two US activists detained at anti-fur demo in Moscow

New cheaper test should reduce unnecessary chemotherapy

The Karen Woo Foundation

Federal Bureau of Investigation to expand definition of rape

Man accused of Joanna Yeates’ death “misread the situation”

Women reported to have been sexually abused in US detention centers

Student crushed in nightclub stampede

New South Wales foetal movement guidelines give mothers more control

Quartet of UK female boxers make European semi-finals

Abortion bill could close down Pennsylvania clinics

Egg donor compensation will triple under new guidelines

Health risks for women in India’s tobacco rolling trade

Rape still a huge problem in DR Congo

Still no enquiry into babies ‘stolen’ in Spain

Talk about sex if the kids watch porn

Church’s ‘prayer cure’ results in deaths of HIV victims

Roller Derby hits Colombia

Bahrain teacher re-arrested as persecution continues

Swedish women found guilty in child pornography case

More false alarms with annual mammograms

New test could ‘virtually guarantee’ IVF success

Sex trade film “CARGO” opens in New York, October 21

Nawal El Saadawi: I am against the system, not a man hater

Scientists report on DNA of 115-year-old woman

Play

Women are naturally bi-curious – and get more curious as they age

Great Britain’s women’s handball team test Russian world champions

Cameroon beat Nigeria to clinch Olympic football spot

‘Enduring’ Queen’s final Australian tour?

NPR radio host fired over ‘Occupy’ protest

Punk Barbie angers parents

Margaret Atwood’s The Penelopiad comes to Vancouver

Quartet of UK female boxers make European semi-finals

There’s more to the WI than jam and ‘Jerusalem’

Saudi author publishes book on women in the media

US women’s ski jumping team receives courage award

Dream house promises gentle revolution

Holocaust diaries tell of schoolgirl’s life in Nazi concentration camp

Somalia’s women’s basketball team plays on despite death threats

Roller Derby hits Colombia

‘Sin by Silence’: documentary about women who murdered their abusers

Nepal’s blind women’s cricketers success on and off the pitch

Power

Tunisia’s elections through women’s eyes

‘Big Sister’ names men trying to buy prostitutes in Iceland

Danish designer wins UN competition on ending violence against women

Chinese toddler left for dead in hit-and-run crash dies in hospital

Woman dies from forced abortion in China’s Shandong province

Clinton visits Uzbek dictator

Head of WI criticises coalition cuts to legal aid

French mayor accused of intimidation and corruption

Mother shot protecting school children in New York

New York bus company accused of sex discrimination

Hillary Clinton reveals that US met with militant Pakistani network

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romley unsure how contraception works

South Africa land reform should benefit rural women

‘Enduring’ Queen’s final Australian tour?

Bahraini medic sentenced to 15 years in prison for doing her job

Recession driving Portuguese women to prostitution

The UK’s pension problem made clear

Writer drops civil case against Strauss-Khan

Mother claims son tortured and murdered in Kazakh labor camp

Only Cambridge’s daughter to get new right to hereditary titles

Jailed Chinese blogger not freed despite appeal

Inquiry calls attention to Canada’s flawed prostitution laws

Two US activists detained at anti-fur demo in Moscow

Sunken vehicle accident possibly an ‘honor killing’

Tibetan nun sets herself on fire to protest China’s policy

Federal Bureau of Investigation to expand definition of rape

Republican candidate Bachmann contradicts appeal to protect American mothers

The US sets a new bar in women running for election

The League of Women Voters sues over voter ID law

Women found guilty in Minnesota terrorism case

Tunisia’s women fear backtrack on country’s “feminism”

Newspaper apologises to Russia’s richest woman

Yet again, UK police fail to protect victim in domestic violence case

Women at Mexican shelter forced to work as prostitutes

WISE honours those who inspire girls and women into science, technology, engineering and maths

Man accused of Joanna Yeates’ death “misread the situation”

Norwich votes for female Church of England bishops

More expert testimony could have aided jury in murder case

Will women be allowed to govern in the new Egypt?

Women reported to have been sexually abused in US detention centers

New South Wales foetal movement guidelines give mothers more control

Swaziland sees decline in average birth rate

Documentary concludes sexist media harms girls’ aspirations

Nurses support three new Occupy Wall Street cities

Argentina’s president looks certain to be re-elected

Saudi author publishes book on women in the media

Manchester hit with human trafficking warning notices

Successful measures to close gender gap in business schools

Kidnapped French woman dies in Somalia

Kenyan women’s rights campaigner dies aged 75

Austrian women allege mass rapes at foster home

Health risks for women in India’s tobacco rolling trade

UK celebrates Anti-Slavery Day as human trafficking increases

Irish domestic violence victims suffer from spending cuts

Online domestic abuse “Freedom Programme” goes live

Young girls caught up in criminal begging scams

‘Awards’ events for four journalists honored for courage

On the ‘Queen Bee syndrome’ and pure merit

Long-awaited eviction at UK traveller site starts violently

Dream house promises gentle revolution

Nobel winner calls for end to violent crackdown in Yemen

Malaysian police break up Ugandan sex trafficking ring

‘Occupy’ pepper-spray cop disciplined

Author Naomi Wolf arrested at Occupy Wall Street protest

UK government and children’s group ‘rebranding child detention’

Anti-poverty activists raise pirate flag on symbolic Russian ship

Growing numbers of widows and orphans left in Manipur insurgencies

Still no enquiry into babies ‘stolen’ in Spain

Holocaust diaries tell of schoolgirl’s life in Nazi concentration camp

Anita Perry’s political baggage

Peace movement’s talks with Mexican government fail

Somalia’s women’s basketball team plays on despite death threats

Ukrainian woman freed in Israeli prisoner swap

German companies set varying quotas for female managers

Bahrain teacher re-arrested as persecution continues

Tackling trafficking – guest post by Mary Honeyball MEP

UN Women to fund women’s organisations in Arab states

New British guidelines approve elective Caesarean sections

Modern contraception necessary for women in developing countries

US priest supporting women’s ordination detained

Women have key role in sustainable development

Japan’s Prime Minister refuses to discuss “comfort women”

Nigerian Senate trying to legalize prostitution

L’Oréal heiress declared mentally unfit

Women march in Yemen

Working hospital in Libya’s Sirte is the new front line

Women in Africa excluded by lack of access to technologies

Women who don’t get it: sexism and the workplace

Alabama begins pogrom against Hispanic population

Only one woman voted onto Oman’s Shura Council

‘Sin by Silence’: documentary about women who murdered their abusers

Germany discussing ‘how’ of gender quota on boards

Sex-trafficked women’s criminal records expunged under new US law

Nawal El Saadawi: I am against the system, not a man hater

Egyptian women’s rights activist honoured at London awards

Chloe Smith new economic secretary to the Treasury

First female protester killed in Yemen violence

Eygpt’s Girls Only Radio addresses women’s rights not make-up

Ladies in White founder dies in Havana

Man charged with wife’s murder, her son still missing

Nepal’s blind women’s cricketers success on and off the pitch

Work

French mayor accused of intimidation and corruption

NPR radio host fired over ‘Occupy’ protest

Recession driving Portuguese women to prostitution

The Karen Woo Foundation

Republican candidate Bachmann contradicts appeal to protect American mothers

The US sets a new bar in women running for election

Women’s Resource Centre calls on members to have their say

Female Czech Republic pensioners are country’s poorest

Deutsche Bank hosts annual Women on Wall Street conference

WISE honours those who inspire girls and women into science, technology, engineering and maths

Successful measures to close gender gap in business schools

Health risks for women in India’s tobacco rolling trade

Programme helps women negotiate better salaries

On the ‘Queen Bee syndrome’ and pure merit

Amy Peberdy, assistant explorer, dies aged 100

Indian women work to limit monsoon flood damage

German companies set varying quotas for female managers

Women who don’t get it: sexism and the workplace

WVoN says

The Karen Woo Foundation

Facebook ‘rape page’ whitelisted and campaign goes global

Online domestic abuse “Freedom Programme” goes live

Bahrain teacher re-arrested as persecution continues

UN Women to fund women’s organisations in Arab states

Nawal El Saadawi: I am against the system, not a man hater

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