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Migrant women are particularly vulnerable to technology-facilitated domestic abuse

Migrant women with temporary visa status are particularly vulnerable when it comes to domestic and family violence. That vulnerability is intensified when you add technology to the mix. Technology-facilitated abuse…

Facebook Partners With NCW for Digital Literacy for Women

Facebook on Monday announced its partnership with the National Commission for Women (NCW) to conduct a digital literacy programme aimed at training women scholars in Panjab University. “We are…

Men, women teach columnist a lesson for ‘sexist’ Hurricane Harvey tweet

A photo of the devastation Hurricane Harvey unleashed and the rescue operations that followed was given a sexist colour by a Twitter user, instigating a debate on gender…

Social media platforms bat for women safety on internet

With social media campaigns giving voice to women on one hand, and Twitter trolls on the other, a panel discussion here talked about how social media can be…

How Technology Can Continue To Empower Women

For Mother’s Day you didn’t want 10 minutes’ peace, a nice cuppa in bed or to go to the bathroom without someone barging in; what you wanted is…

Women in the Blogging World – Part 1

Every day millions of people go online and share with the world their thoughts, opinions and experiences…Blogging has exploded in the last decade. And a majority of bloggers…

Inspiring women: Emily Forbes

Name: Emily Forbes Co-founded: Seenit in January 2014 Start-up elevator pitch: Video collaboration platform for brands to co-create videos with their audience Industry: Media Follow her: @_EmilyForbes Why…

Inspiring women: Alice Hall

Name: Alice Hall Founded: Pink Boutique in 2012 Start-up elevator pitch: Online fashion retailer specialising in women’s clothing and party dresses Industry: Fashion Follow her: @PinkBoutiqueUK Why is…

4 organisations that help women restart their career after a break

Women have been closing the gender gap when it comes to education. Research shows 45.9 per cent of all enrolled undergraduate students as well as 40.5 per cent…

Dynamic detection system could protect smartphones from malicious content

The danger of acquiring a computer virus or spyware used to come with the risk of visiting the dark, sketchy corners of the Internet. But now trusted and…