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Indian Women Don Cow Masks to Show They Are Less Safe Than Cattle

By Rina Chandran MUMBAI, July 4 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – They are all pictures of women doing everyday activities: a woman on a street, a woman playing the piano in her home, a woman lounging in a boat, a woman at a table in a restaurant. All unremarkable, except that they are wearing a cow

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Egyptian Women’s Rights Advocate Azza Soliman Detained

CAIRO, Dec 7  – Egyptian police arrested prominent women’s rights advocate Azza Soliman on Wednesday, her foundation and a security source said, weeks after she was banned from travel and had her assets frozen. Soliman, founder of the Center for Egyptian Women’s Legal Assistance (CEWLA), was one of a number of activists, lawyers and journalists

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