Colombian Singer Adopts Online Baby Shower to Raise Awareness on Child SurvivalJanuary 18, 2013Famous Colombian singer and song-writer Shakira, who is expecting her first child, is helping to raise awareness on the world's most vulnerable infants through an unusual method:...
8 Influential Women in PoliticsJanuary 11, 2013From the United States to Asia to Europe, these women are playing increasingly influential roles in politics as prime ministers, chancellors, secretaries of state and more.
British Girl Celebrates Christmas with Homeless PeopleDecember 27, 2012Gracie McNulty, 10, celebrated Christmas with 50 homeless people at her home on December 25, 2012, as a tribute to her late father.
IBM, Yahoo CEOs Ranked Most Powerful Women in ScienceDecember 24, 2012Virginia Rometty and Marissa Mayer, the CEOs of IBM and Yahoo respectively, are the top two most powerful women in science this year, according to Chinese website Tech.qq.com.
ROK Elects First Female PresidentDecember 20, 2012Park Geun-hye, the daughter of a former president of the Republic of Korea, won a hard-fought election on December 19, 2012, to become the country's first female president.
Young Colombian Woman Wins UNESCO/Juan Bosch PrizeDecember 14, 2012A 25-year-old Colombian woman has been selected as the winner of an inaugural United Nations prize for her contributions to social science research.