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Caritas making a difference for pregnant women and new mothers in...

Many village women when pregnant won’t see a doctor, nor eat enough food — Caritas aims to change that

Cambodia police chief sacked over sexual misconduct in landmark case

But women rights' campaigners criticise Interior Ministry for not pursuing charges against the two-star general

Cotton sanitary pads make life healthier for Indian women

Church campaign making cotton pads for rural women in Kerala gives them the option of opting out of using unhealthy ones produced with plastic

Attacks on Christian women in India: A ‘new form of persecution’

In the first seven months of this year more than 51 hate crime cases have been recorded against Christian women

Pope names six women to Vatican financial oversight body

Previously all-male Council for the Economy consists of 15 posts, now the seven-member lay portion consists of six women and one man

Expectant mothers feel brunt of pandemic in the Philippines

Women’s health is ‘adversely impacted’ during pandemic because of alteration of resources and priorities

Pope calls on consecrated virgins to be ‘women of mercy’

There are an estimated 5,000 women around the world who formally belong to the Order of Virgins

SPOTLIGHT: Pandemic worsens situation of young mothers in conflict areas

People in conflict areas are left with nowhere to go as aid deliveries have lessened or stopped due to travel restrictions

India’s lockdown sees a rise in domestic violence

Many women, mostly the poor and vulnerable, are suffering silently as they have no way to escape from an abusive situation

Ministry puts Malaysia’s women firmly in their place

An outwardly ludicrous gaffe by an official department supposedly geared towards championing the rights of women bears the hallmarks of an ominous future

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