Professional cuddler provides services to ease loneliness and depression at $60 per hour
Protests erupt in the Netherlands as critics say the controversial Christmas character Black Pete should be banned
Historic vote is a positive step towards equality and 'changing the culture of the church', say campaigners
Music video that tells women to 'shut the f*** up' is misogynistic and promotes rape culture, say critics
Royal British Legion vows to 'take action' against the far-right party for misusing the red poppy symbol
Pets could be confiscated under a tough new law to combat the 'invasion' of Western culture
New health and safety rules prohibit employees from wearing nail polish and having brightly coloured hair
Campaign video designed to raise awareness of street harassment goes viral as actress receives rape and death threats
Britain drops down the international equality league as Rwanda breaks into the top ten
From schools to borders, 'hysteria' surrounding the Ebola virus is leading some to shun contact with Africans
A street vendor in Kabul sells balloons to a group of Afghan children. Although the economy in Afghanistan has shown some signs of improvement since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, low wages and unemployment remain challenges for the government.
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