Training session in Texas designed to help councillors 'deal with women' condemned as 'benevolent sexism'
Campaigners argue that quotas are the quickest way to improve female representation, but others warn of unintended consequences
The term marks a shift from titles that traditionally denoted a person's marital status, profession and gender
Intensive face to face support for people who are at risk of suicide
Re-training wounded servicemen and women, and helping them acquire new skills and qualifications
We have mixed feelings about St George, a third-century Roman soldier who came from modern-day Turkey
The Sharia-compliant shop aims to challenge stereotypes of women in the conservative Muslim kingdom
Hamburg has already trialled the high-tech nano-paint that repels liquids back onto late-night revellers
Expert and compassionate services offered free of charge
Is is sexist to talk of 'the women's vote', and do women really vote that differently to men?
Practical housing advice and support online, in person and by phone
Helping soldiers, veterans and their families in times of real need
While doctors may suggest plenty of exercise and a healthy diet, these centenarians don't always agree
Campaigners warn the legislation will be used to target the gay community, as calls to boycott the state intensify
Sending practical health information to remote and resource-poor communities
Cerveja Feminista is intended to challenge stereotypes of women in advertising and wider society
Helping young people overcome disadvantage and discrimination, and take on ambitious careers
Extramarital dating website Gleeden is facing a court battle in France for 'encouraging people to cheat'
Raising awareness of male cancers through its champions Mr Testicles, James Bum 002 and Near Naked Man
Controversy surrounds the strict rules governing the ways animals can be killed under Islamic law