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Far-right supporter Brigitte Bardot slams #MeToo, accusing it of 'threatening sexual freedom'

Her comment came after Catherine Deneuve sparked a worldwide feminist backlash by defending men's right to 'hit on' women.

'Three Billboards' wins big as Golden Globes power through sex scandal

'Lady Bird' and star Saoirse Ronan won in comedy. 

Paid less than male peers, BBC China editor quits and speaks out

Pay disclosures the British broadcaster was forced to make last July showed that two thirds of the highest earners on air were men.
January 09, 2018 | 09:04 am GMT+7

Beirut activists hold vigil in tribute to murdered women

Women paid tribute to women, after a British diplomat and three Lebanese women were murdered in Lebanon last week. 
December 24, 2017 | 09:32 am GMT+7

S. Korean actress confronts taboos with abuse allegations

The actress accused Kim Ki-Duk of sexual misconducts. 
December 15, 2017 | 05:30 pm GMT+7

It's a man's world: Women scarce in Nobel Prize annals

Women represent just 5 percent of the people honored by the Nobel prize. 
December 08, 2017 | 10:50 am GMT+7

India acid attack victims defiant on the haute couture catwalk

The New Delhi catwalk honored definant women suffering from acid attack. 
November 26, 2017 | 09:31 am GMT+7

Hillary Clinton blames election loss on sexism during UK book tour

'The only way we'll get sexism out of politics is to get many more women into politics.'
October 16, 2017 | 08:40 am GMT+7

Growing chorus denounces sexist Silicon Valley culture

'The power dynamic that exists in venture capital is despicably unfair.'
July 09, 2017 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

Girl barred from Malaysia chess competition over 'seductive' dress

The girl had been told her knee-length dress was 'seductive and a temptation from a certain angle far, far away'.
May 02, 2017 | 03:12 pm GMT+7

Video games linked to sexism in teenagers - study

Increased exposure to video games is associated with higher levels of stereotyping and sexism among teenagers.
March 18, 2017 | 09:02 am GMT+7

A satirical take on sexism: Vietnam vs Europe

Last year, cartoonists in Vietnam and Europe picked up their pens and brushes to speak up about sexism. The result? Perhaps sexism is not that different across the globe.
March 24, 2016 | 11:59 pm GMT+7