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Gender gap in physics, engineering, computer science isn't about academic achievement: NYU study
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Gender gap in physics, engineering, computer science isn't about academic achievement: NYU study

Men, even with low high-school GPAs in math, science and low SAT scores, were reaching for PECS and math-intensive majors.

Sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh: US Senate Judiciary to hold public hearing; Donald Trump defends his SC pick
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Sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh: US Senate Judiciary to hold public hearing; Donald Trump defends his SC pick

Donald Trump defended his Supreme Court pick and said Brett Kavanaugh looks forward to a hearing where he can clear his name.

More than 40 percent of Indian consumers prefer AI chatbots to be polite and female
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More than 40 percent of Indian consumers prefer AI chatbots to be polite and female

This is because chatbots cannot deal with complex requests, understand human emotions or give personalised offers as well as humans according to the survey.

Serbia's gay PM Ana Brnabic set to take office after ruling party gathers support for her in Parliament
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Serbia's gay PM Ana Brnabic set to take office after ruling party gathers support for her in Parliament

Serbia's first gay and female prime minister is set to take office in staunchly conservative Serbia after ruling populists gathered majority support for her.

After much ado, US to put a woman on new $10 bill by 2020
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After much ado, US to put a woman on new $10 bill by 2020

The US will put the image of a woman on an American banknote for the first time in over a century, breaking the lock that white male political heroes have on the greenback.

Church of England to allow women to become bishops
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Church of England to allow women to become bishops

The issue over women bishops has caused internal division since the Synod approved female priests in 1992.

Church of England all set to vote on allowing women bishops
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Church of England all set to vote on allowing women bishops

Although the idea of female bishops was rejected in 2012, senior church figures are optimistic it will pass this time after a careful reconciliation process involving figures who worked to bring peace to Northern Ireland.

No Mars, Venus: Men, women have same brain, argues neuroscientist
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No Mars, Venus: Men, women have same brain, argues neuroscientist

Neuroscientist Prof Gina Rippon, of Aston University, Birmingham has reminded the world that men and women's brains aren't really different.

How Kolkata is teaching young kids to be gender sensitive
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How Kolkata is teaching young kids to be gender sensitive

Such steps are necessary because our stories and poems show women as homemakers and getting married. Women have so many roles to play other than that, said sociologist Saswati Ghosh.

Female software engineer from Hyderabad gangraped in Jabalpur
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Female software engineer from Hyderabad gangraped in Jabalpur

A female software engineer from Hyderabad who had come here to attend a hearing in the family court was allegedly abducted and gangraped, police said today.

All-female bloc runs in Palestinian elections
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All-female bloc runs in Palestinian elections

A new group running for municipal elections in Hebron is offering residents an alternative to politics as usual in the conservative West Bank city: Women at the helm, instead of men.