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Pornography is everywhere, and I think it's changing how we feel about sex

A woman says the widespread use of explicit material is putting her off sex, and she wants protection from pornography. Mariella Frostrup says she is not alone.

Date: 2013/04/29 | Comment: 0 | Time: 16:22:00

The Iranian art that got improved because of Islam

Sermeh doozi is an Iranian fine art. This is a kind of embroidery in which instead of thread they use gold, silver or some alloy wires.

Date: 2013/04/28 | Comment: 0 | Time: 16:34:00

Safe restrooms for Afghan police women: HRW

A Human Rights Watch report on April 25 urged Afghanistan government to consider facilitating women police officers with women-only toilets and changing rooms in order to curb the increasing reports of harassment.

Date: 2013/04/28 | Comment: 0 | Time: 16:33:00

Quotas push Iraqi women unto Parliament

A new rule indicating that no more than three-quarter of the seats could be obtained by male MPs will enter women into Iraq parliament regardless of vote count.

Date: 2013/04/28 | Comment: 0 | Time: 16:33:00

Mother of sons; an exceptional step mother

Omulbanin means “the mother of sons”. She was born in a noble family; therefore she was born a God worshipper. She was very tolerant and wise and gave good lectures.

Date: 2013/04/23 | Comment: 0 | Time: 19:11:00

Termeh; the fabric for royalties and another Iranian art

Termeh is one of the ancient arts of Iran. In the past they used to weave this kind of cloth by hand. Right now silk Termehs are woven in different colors in Yazd.

Date: 2013/04/23 | Comment: 0 | Time: 19:11:00

The Royan institute and the achievements of Iranian scientists in the field of infertility treatment

Royan Institute for Reproductive Biomedicine, Stem Cell Biology and Technology is a leading Iranian research center in which infertility is being cured.

Date: 2013/04/22 | Comment: 0 | Time: 19:46:00

Iranian women are happier married to Iranian men

Comparing the contentment level of Iranian women married to Iranian men with those married to non-Iranian men.

Date: 2013/04/22 | Comment: 0 | Time: 10:09:00

An Innovative Iranian woman

Most people know Tahereh Safarzadeh as a Muslim Iranian poet. But she was also a translator. She was the first person to translate the holy Quran into three languages.

Date: 2013/04/22 | Comment: 0 | Time: 10:09:00

Saudi prince supports women's driving for economic benefit

Billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal said in his Twitter account that women's driving is beneficial in economic terms, boosting Saudi citizens' participation in private sector.

Date: 2013/04/17 | Comment: 0 | Time: 19:48:00

Saudi Shura member hopes for women in political roles

Hayat Sindi, one of the 30 women assigned recently to the kingdom Shura Council, expressed hopes for improvement of women's participation in politics.

Date: 2013/04/16 | Comment: 0 | Time: 20:22:00

Bill 344 and the primary social institution shrinking

France' passage of same-sex marriage and adoption angered advocates of traditional family.

Date: 2013/04/15 | Comment: 0 | Time: 18:24:00

FEMEN rejected by feminists

Feminists are among the groups who criticized FEMEN for the Islamophobic nature of their protest on April 4, also for confusing feminist ideals against nudity as a sign of prostitution.

Date: 2013/04/13 | Comment: 0 | Time: 14:37:00

Why does Maggie matter?

The death of Britain's sole woman prime minister has made controversial reactions worldwide and nationwide.

Date: 2013/04/11 | Comment: 0 | Time: 17:12:00

Iron lady melts down

Margaret Thatcher, Britain's Iron Lady and longest standing Prime Minister died on April 8.

Date: 2013/04/10 | Comment: 0 | Time: 10:59:00

Women's health in World Health Day

World Health Organization released its fact sheet on women and girls' health facts on World Health Day, April 7.

Date: 2013/04/09 | Comment: 0 | Time: 18:33:00

Afghan Women ask for a positive discrimination to increase women's participation in the elections

A number of Afghan Women activists have asked the Afghan government to discriminate positively against them in order for women to participate more in the upcoming elections.

Date: 2013/04/08 | Comment: 0 | Time: 21:04:00

Who pays for Syria war?

The Arabs who allied with the west in sending weapons to the Syrian rebel groups have a new source for fueling jihadism: Muslim girls.

Date: 2013/04/06 | Comment: 0 | Time: 21:03:00

The institution of nudity

The public nudity of a 19-year-old Tunisian woman absorbed the sympathy of the infamous Femen group and Israeli activists.

Date: 2013/04/06 | Comment: 0 | Time: 21:03:00

Islamic Feminism in Egypt (7)

Islamic feminism has strong roots in Egypt where it has been widely debated and discussed among scholars and women's rights activists.

Date: 2013/04/04 | Comment: 0 | Time: 21:41:00
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