Smoking increases a person's risk of dying early. Now a new UK study of 1 million women finds those who quit smoking by age 30 can almost completely eliminate the increased risk of dying early compared to never smokers, while those who quit by the age of 40, can cut it by 90%.
The world has had five Muslim women heads of states. Here is a list of current women leaders of the world.
For Mary Sadera, a farmer in Kenya’s Rift Valley, none of the sweeping rights women won two years ago matter if she doesn’t own the land she tills.
A Dubai-based firm has launched what it claimed is the world’s first tablet aimed exclusively for women, the ePad Femme Tablet, which comes in a shade of pink and with pre-loaded yoga, pregnancy and cooking applications.
Following the topless protest by European FEMEN group members in defense of their Tunisian member, Amina Tyler, Musliom women across the world ran pages on Facebook and Tweeter to denounce FEMEN-way reporiduction of imperialism.
Iranian women athletics have been successful in different national competitions but there have been some obstacles for their participation in international competitions with hijab.
An Islamic scholar in Ghana has called for respecting the right of Muslim women to education as dictated in Quran.
I realize Jaffary’s and Lu’s intentions aren’t those of “costuming,” but other instances and events in which racial, cultural, and religious symbols or items have been appropriated are relevant to the discussion here.
"Beautifying the Mosques of Istanbul for Women" efforts to address the issue of segregate prayer courts for men and women in the already men-dominated mosques.
The trial of Beate Zschäpe over xenophobic murder of nine was held on Monday in Munich.
Working on aesthetic aspects of hijab would make it more appealing for young men and women.
In Iran, like many other Muslim countries, Iftar parties are quite popular among people and many invite their relatives, friends and neighbors for Iftari.
Most of the problems young couples face is lack of knowledge and skills which are necessary for healthy and happy families.
Barbie has created much ado by bringing an improbable body-size to girls’ culture, now could she escape criticism by changing size?
A British company apologized for an offensive rape statement on its T-shirts by blaming a computer programming process for the script.
Seven times since mid-2013, Mexican women have given birth on the lawns or steps of hospitals or clinics in the states of Oaxaca and Puebla.
Presently several Iranian female pilots are flying the international commercial planes 747s.
The vice-president for women and family center emphasized on theoretical principals of Islam on women and family affairs
In order to have a practical plan for theoretical principals of Islam about families, we should find out about an ideal Islamic family model and seek possibilities for implementing such principals.