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Majority of Indians believe women athletes should receive equal pay as men, cites research
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Majority of Indians believe women athletes should receive equal pay as men, cites research

An overwhelming majority of Indians say women athletes should receive equal pay as the males but 38 percent believe that sports featuring women are not as entertaining as those featuring men, according to a BBC research.

World Cup champion US women's football team pushed on equal pay: Could they beat German men?
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World Cup champion US women's football team pushed on equal pay: Could they beat German men?

Lawyers for the US Soccer Federation are trying to show it's OK to pay the women differently than the men because the competition is different. The sides made excerpts of depositions public in court filings.

Frank de Boer apologises for choice of words after calling equal pay in football 'ridiculous'
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Frank de Boer apologises for choice of words after calling equal pay in football 'ridiculous'

De Boer, a Netherlands native who speaks several languages and sometimes struggles to come up with the right word in English, said he realises that he made a poor choice.

Mediation talks between Women's team, US Soccer end without resolution over equal pay
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Mediation talks between Women's team, US Soccer end without resolution over equal pay

Molly Levinson, who represents the US Soccer players in matters concerning the dispute, said in a statement Wednesday that the players look forward to a jury trial.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: US Soccer Federation and national team agree to mediation for gender discrimination lawsuit
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019: US Soccer Federation and national team agree to mediation for gender discrimination lawsuit

The US Soccer Federation has reached a tentative agreement for mediation with the women’s national team to resolve complaints in a lawsuit over equal pay with the men’s team, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.

FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 could be catalyst towards development of sport amid growing demand for equal pay, gender equality
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FIFA Women's World Cup 2019 could be catalyst towards development of sport amid growing demand for equal pay, gender equality

This World Cup has been mired in issues of gender equality and the growth of the women’s game, but the tournament could be a catalyst and seminal moment in the sports’ development.

Mamma Mia actor Stellan Skarsgard on pay parity: Should be fair, irrespective of gender or skin colour
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Mamma Mia actor Stellan Skarsgard on pay parity: Should be fair, irrespective of gender or skin colour

Stellan Skarsgard further said that by creating equal opportunities for each child to good education, good health care, good nourishment would solve issues

Michelle Williams, Sam Rockwell to get equal pay for FX series after All The Money In The World controversy
Entertainment

Michelle Williams, Sam Rockwell to get equal pay for FX series after All The Money In The World controversy

The FX yet untitled series starring Michelle Williams and Sam Rockwell will be based on the lives of dancer-choreographer Bob Fosse and his wife and Broadway dancer Gwen Verdon

Cannes Film Festival 2018: Emilia Clarke reveals she was always paid equal to male Game of Thrones co-stars
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Cannes Film Festival 2018: Emilia Clarke reveals she was always paid equal to male Game of Thrones co-stars

At Cannes, Emila Clarke and Penelope Cruz revealed they got paid equally to their male co-stars in their recent projects.

Cannes Film Festival 2018: Salma Hayek says time's up for male actors, lobbies for equal pay
Entertainment

Cannes Film Festival 2018: Salma Hayek says time's up for male actors, lobbies for equal pay

A day after joining more than 80 women protest at the Cannes Film Festival, Salma Hayek said Sunday that change for women in Hollywood is already happening.

Thandie Newton to get paid as much as Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris for Westworld season 3
Entertainment

Thandie Newton to get paid as much as Anthony Hopkins, Ed Harris for Westworld season 3

Thandie Newton has confirmed that she will be making the same money as her male co-stars on Westworld.

BBC China editor Carrie Gracie quits post over pay discrimination: 'Enough is enough', says journo in blog
World

BBC China editor Carrie Gracie quits post over pay discrimination: 'Enough is enough', says journo in blog

Carrie Gracie, the China editor for Britain’s public broadcaster the BBC, has resigned from her post in Beijing due to pay disparities with her male colleagues.

Google faces lawsuit based on gender discrimination in pay practices from former female employees
India

Google faces lawsuit based on gender discrimination in pay practices from former female employees

The plaintiffs say Google violated California laws requiring equal pay for similar work and prohibiting unfair and unlawful business practices.

Google wins a case against the Department of Labour for providing pay gap data
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Google wins a case against the Department of Labour for providing pay gap data

The department had asked for job data up to 15 years old and wanted far-ranging personal data that included addresses and contact info for over 25,000 employees.

International Women's Day 2017: Even journalists chasing news have to deal with rampant sexism
Life

International Women's Day 2017: Even journalists chasing news have to deal with rampant sexism

At Firstpost, we work in a newsroom that encourages discussions, debates and sometimes even rants on pertinent issues like gender and sexism. A few journalists from our newsroom share the sexism that they have dealt with from the beginning of their career. The International Women’s Day cannot to be restricted to being a token 'day', it's purpose should be to take the narrative forward.

Women's March against Donald Trump: Successful movements can't rest on the only ideal of 'pantsuit nation'
World

Women's March against Donald Trump: Successful movements can't rest on the only ideal of 'pantsuit nation'

The Women’s March on Washington has brought to light far more questions than its organizers or participants could have anticipated, and now is the time to answer them. Actually, years ago would have been a better time, but hindsight is 20/20.

Karan Johar, Kareena Kapoor's fight over Kal Ho Na Ho fee: Wage inequality moral of the story?
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Karan Johar, Kareena Kapoor's fight over Kal Ho Na Ho fee: Wage inequality moral of the story?

Karan Johar being offended that Kareena Kapoor asked to be paid the same amount as Shah Rukh Khan for doing Kal Ho Na Ho is typical of the wage inequality faced by women