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Woman of the week

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This week we feature Renee Zellweger (right) as our “Woman of the week.” The actress, best known for her role in the iconic “Bridget Jones’ diary,” has been under media scrutiny since she appeared publicly nearly a week ago, looking older and very different from her previous and more vivacious avatars.

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27.10.2014 | 15:21

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Is chivalry dead?

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It seems so, yes. If you are a 21st century woman, you might have problems finding chivalrous men that you know from your father’s or grandfather’s generation. Are men changing in the past decades? Or is it women’s perspective on men that is changing because women have become more confident?

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27.10.2014 | 14:43

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How a woman is affected by her environment

Women face many challenges thrown at them by society

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Simone de Beauvoir says: “One is not born a woman, rather becomes one.” Environment has a great impact on the personality of a person and if children are exposed to sex-based segregation or a sex-sensitive environment, they will probably adopt the same behavior. Women Talk Online leader Roheena Sajid writes.

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27.10.2014 | 13:28

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10 things you should avoid while flying

Air travelling is no longer a big deal for many people. However, some air travelers do things they shouldn’t while flying. Here’s a list of 10 such things.

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27.10.2014 | 11:16

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Women in the news

India’s Sania Mirza and Zimbabwe’s Cara Black have won the women’s tennis doubles at The WTA championship in Singapore. An Afghan cleric has been sentenced to jail after he was found guilty of raping a little girl. Will Nigeria’s girls come back? The Boko Haram has kidnapped more girls and the deal with the government seems to be faltering. Read more for women’s news that made it to the headlines.

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27.10.2014 | 10:21

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