Barriers to opening accounts may be 'unnecessarily high' for women in developing countries
Debunking the myths that Britain is a refugee magnet and asylum seekers are a burden on the state
Graphic photographs of child washed up on Turkish beach should 'force the EU to come together'
ITV's chat show invited audience to vote in a poll asking: 'is it ever a woman's fault if she is raped?'
Murder of journalists 'a macabre reminder' of how cyberspace has become a conduit for scenes of death
The pay gap between male and female managers stands at £8,524 – equating to 57 days of unpaid labour a year
Iain Duncan Smith's plan to encourage more people into work has already angered disability campaigners
Greater awareness of transgender rights has not translated into broad acceptance, campaigners warn
Artist Jani Leinonen will run a series of lectures and workshops teaching young people how to be activists
Dozens arrested as armed vigilantes known as 'oath keepers' add to tensions on street
Filmmakers accused of 'whitewashing' the lesbian and gay liberation movement by erasing role of black and transgender activists
Couples put pressure on the Australian PM as cross-party vote on marriage equality looms
Celebrities turn on Amnesty International after draft policy backs full legalisation of sex industry
Lifestyle brand Lenny will be unapologetically honest and cover topics from radical politics to Rihanna
Owner of the New York bar says pay gap between men and women in America is 'some shameful s***'
Members voted against admitting female members because they might 'ruin the camaraderie and banter'
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