Vitaly Milonov said the rainbow flag filter celebrating gay marriage is a 'crude violation' of Russian law
In 1923 Afghan law gave women equal rights, but the Soviet invasion – and the Taliban – brought violence and oppression
Pitcairn Island has no gay couples, but has become the latest nation to approve marriage equality
Totally focused on type 1 diabetes
Why activists say the comparison between Dolezal and transgender people hurts both black and trans communities
Rescues and rehabilitates trafficked Nepalese children, and helps to prevent trafficking
Minister promises new strategy as number of people playing sport falls 222,000 in six months
The invasive tests are a gross violation of women's rights but are still openly carried out in many societies
Nobel scientist said women in laboratories 'fall in love with you and when you criticise them, they cry'
Working to transform the lives of people affected by leprosy
Campaigners urge Pride in London to drop 'homophobic, transphobic and misogynistic' party from line-up
The Church needs to debunk the myth that God is an 'old white man in the sky', say campaigners
Female voters who value gender over policies have been criticised for 'setting back feminism a hundred years'
Poverty is an outrage against humanity, robbing people of dignity, freedom and hope
Merkel still reigns supreme, but Hillary Clinton is 'just a breath and a ballot away' from the top spot
Providing water purification sachets, pumps, wells and long-term solutions
The socially conservative nation looks set to become the first country to legalise gay marriage by referendum
From the Cannes flat shoe ban to the niqab, women are punished for revealing too much – and too little
Excellent palliative and end-of-life care based around patients and their families both day and night
Training session in Texas designed to help councillors 'deal with women' condemned as 'benevolent sexism'