Counting the Cost

What will it take to close Britain's gender pay gap?

Pay data from over 10,000 organisations show that on average men are paid more than women at most UK firms.

Gender

Report: Sexual misconduct at UK universities is rife

Survey by UK's student union has found four in 10 students experienced staff sexual misconduct at least once.

Sexual misconduct at UK universities an 'open secret': report

Gender

UK companies face deadline to register gender pay gap

Advocates have expressed hope the data will help companies address inequality, but critics call it 'worse than useless'.

UK companies approach deadline to register gender pay gap

Asia

Pakistan's transgenders benefit from legal protections

Despite help from Supreme Court decisions, members of sexual minority say, on the ground, progress often feels distant.

Pakistan's transgender community takes another step forward

Talk to Al Jazeera

Rokhaya Diallo: Race, religion and feminism in France

The French activist talks to Al Jazeera about religion, gender and state-sponsored racism in today's France.

Iceland

In Iceland, it's now illegal to pay men more than women

Companies and government agencies employing at least 25 people will have to obtain certification of equal-pay policies.

In Iceland, it's now illegal to pay men more than women

India

The tale of Parveen whose husband bit her nose off

With female foeticide still widespread, one woman tells her story of being mutilated for giving birth to her daughters.

Gender violence in India: 'Daughters are not a burden'

Witness

Aamir Khan: The Snake Charmer

Can Aamir Khan create lasting change in Indian society or is he just another Bollywood star playing the role of a hero?

UpFront

What makes someone a 'feminist'?

We debate whether all women's choices can be considered 'feminist'.

UpFront

Muhammad Yunus: Aung San Suu Kyi 'has to fix it'

We speak to Nobel Peace laureate Muhammad Yunus about the Rohingya crisis, and debate what makes a feminist.

Pakistan

The last shepherdesses of Pamir

The valley at an altitude over 4,500 metres has seen gradual desertion as youngsters move out for better opportunities.

The last shepherdesses of Pamir in Pakistan

Al Jazeera World

Oman's Sailing Stars

How four young Omani women sailors challenge stereotypes and push the limits to represent their country internationally.

Counting the Cost

Sexism in Silicon Valley

As Google finds itself in the centre of a gender gap media storm, we examine the prevalence of sexism in the workplace.

Science & Technology

Google fires employee who authored anti-diversity memo

Google fires engineer of an internal memo defending the gender-gap in Silicon Valley tech jobs as a matter of biology.

Google fires employee who authored anti-diversity memo

Gender

A hotline to stop men from murdering their wives

A hotline in the US is trying to tackle the high rate of domestic violence against nurses in the Nigerian diaspora.

The hotline trying to stop men murdering their wives