Women in northern European nations are closest to equality with men on wages, education, health and education.
Police, government officials and journalists say they failed the women attacked in Cologne, Germany on New Year’s Eve.
Thailand’s Public Health Ministry says the country has a second case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS.
The Lao Communist Party has announced a change in leadership.
Last week, British Prime Minister David Cameron announced a plan that would require women immigrants to learn English within 30 months of arriving in Great Britain.
The U.S. State Department is “deeply alarmed” about reports of torture, killings and gang rapes of women by government security forces in Burundi.
British Prime Minister David Cameron has called for women immigrants to Britain to learn English within 30 months or be deported.
The richest 62 people on earth now have the same wealth as the poorest 3.6 billion, according to a report from Oxfam.
Russia’s Parliament rejected a bill Monday that would have permitted fines or jail time for homosexual acts.
Vyacheslav Stoyanov had dreamed of visiting America since he was a young child.