Pope appoints French woman to senior synod post

Pope appoints French woman to senior synod post

Pope Francis has broken with Catholic tradition to appoint a woman as an undersecretary of the synod of bishops, the first to hold the post with voting rights in a body that studies major questions of doctrine.

Tens of thousands march in Paris to protest murder of women

Tens of thousands march in Paris to protest murder of women

Thousands march in Paris against sexist violence

Thousands march in Paris against sexist violence

France hands out first street harassment fine to Frenchman who slapped woman’s buttocks

France hands out first street harassment fine to Frenchman who slapped woman’s buttocks

Could this close the gender gap in the workforce?
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Could this close the gender gap in the workforce?

Women workers in France urged to down tools at 11.44

Women workers in France urged to down tools at 11.44

Feminists to protest in Paris as Roman Polanski attends tribute (to himself)

Feminists to protest in Paris as Roman Polanski attends tribute (to himself)

Sexual harassment: Thousands of French women take to streets to say #MeToo

Sexual harassment: Thousands of French women take to streets to say #MeToo

Names of lecherous French MPs included on ‘blacklist’ for women to avoid

Names of lecherous French MPs included on ‘blacklist’ for women to avoid

French lawmaker in Macron’s ruling party accused of sexual assault

French lawmaker in Macron’s ruling party accused of sexual assault

Over half of French women victims of sexual harassment as public accusations fly

Over half of French women victims of sexual harassment as public accusations fly

Women in Paris tell their stories of being groped, pestered and sexually harassed

Women in Paris tell their stories of being groped, pestered and sexually harassed

Protest over ‘no-go zone for women’ in Paris immigrant district

Protest over ‘no-go zone for women’ in Paris immigrant district

The sexist French expressions you’ll still hear at work
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The sexist French expressions you’ll still hear at work

Protests see French MPs slash ‘tampon tax’

Protests see French MPs slash ‘tampon tax’

‘I bleed, the state wins’: Paris tampon tax protest

‘I bleed, the state wins’: Paris tampon tax protest

Could street urinals for women work in Paris?

Could street urinals for women work in Paris?

High heels bring out best in men: French study

High heels bring out best in men: French study

How French women have changed over the last 30 years

How French women have changed over the last 30 years

Women in France forced to pay hidden ‘pink tax’

Women in France forced to pay hidden ‘pink tax’

French leader calls factory workers ‘illiterate’

French leader calls factory workers ‘illiterate’

French women’s safety fears ‘due to inequality’

French women’s safety fears ‘due to inequality’

Frenchwoman set to make footballing history

Frenchwoman set to make footballing history

France OKs first women aboard submarines

France OKs first women aboard submarines

France to give more women burial honour

France to give more women burial honour

‘In France it’s getting tougher to be a woman’

‘In France it’s getting tougher to be a woman’

VIDEO: Film about a woman’s world goes viral

VIDEO: Film about a woman’s world goes viral

Bigotry against curvy women ‘as bad as racism’

Bigotry against curvy women ‘as bad as racism’

The return of the sexist French politician

The return of the sexist French politician

French rock star killer makes comeback gaffe

French rock star killer makes comeback gaffe

The bright spark behind ‘France’s greyest man’

The bright spark behind ‘France’s greyest man’

PIP scandal: One in four breast implants ‘faulty’

PIP scandal: One in four breast implants ‘faulty’

The gangster’s wife who lived to tell her tale

The gangster’s wife who lived to tell her tale

Booze and cigs ‘harm women more than men’

Booze and cigs ‘harm women more than men’

First French firms fined over unequal pay

First French firms fined over unequal pay

France launches mega-trial over breast implants

France launches mega-trial over breast implants

Author of breasts study: more research needed

Author of breasts study: more research needed

Women better off without bras: French study

Women better off without bras: French study

French embassy in India ‘seeks rape warnings’

French embassy in India ‘seeks rape warnings’

Contraceptive pills kill 20 women a year in France

Contraceptive pills kill 20 women a year in France

French man filmed 1,500 women in shop toilets

French man filmed 1,500 women in shop toilets

‘Women face pure discrimination in France’

‘Women face pure discrimination in France’

Wages for French men and women lack ‘égalité’

Wages for French men and women lack ‘égalité’

Hero of French fathers, or ‘macho misogynist’?

Hero of French fathers, or ‘macho misogynist’?

Paris set for historic all-female mayoral battle

Paris set for historic all-female mayoral battle

France lifts 200-year-old trouser ban on women

France lifts 200-year-old trouser ban on women

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Girl hurt as women’s football match turns to brawl

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Frenchwomen start campaign for the clitoris

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MPs approve public sector quotas for women

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Feminist group bids Pope ‘adieu’ at Notre Dame