With gender parity still a clear 167 years away, many are contemplating the trajectory encompassing women’s rights rises as the year proceeds.
“I believe by breaking age barriers; I helped PoSSUM recognise that younger children could offer just as much to their research”
The 22-year-old, Malala, posted a photograph on Instagram of herself and Thunberg sitting on a bench in a friendly pose with the caption, “Thank you, #gretathunberg”, with a heart emoji.
Storyteller Film’s Mayurica Biswas talks about her film A Big Little Murder which investigates India’s first high profile school killing, where a seven-year-old boy was found with his throat slit inside his school washroom.
Tangibles of heritage are always present as artefacts and buildings but what stands out is the immovables of culture, language and people.
49-year-old darts player Lisa Ashton becomes the first woman to win the PDC Tour Card from Q School. This grants her the opportunity to compete on the PDC tour for two years.
“I will work towards guaranteeing that all the poor widows in the gram panchayat get a pension. The pension must also be raised,” Vidya Devi said.
Harinder Sidhu, the Australian High Commissioner to India, proposed a toast to Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw and announced that it was terrific to acknowledge individuals who made an exceptional difference to the world.
Now, we have women who aren’t just operating staff positions in big technology start-ups but are creating them, from discovery to final implementation.
Friends theme songwriter, Allee Willis passed away at the age of 72 on Tuesday due to a “cardiac event”.
The shortlist this year also included Donald Trump, Nancy Pelosi, The Whistleblower whose complaint played a central role in triggering the impeachment proceedings and the pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.