The news is by your side.

Save Women

World marks women’s day with rights under attack

PARIS: No self-congratulations but calls to action will mark many celebrations of the 40th International Women's Day on Wednesday, as the fight for equality faces new threats. Murders of women in Latin America, anti-abortion movements in Europe, and machismo talk from men in power are among the growing concerns that have brought millions of women into the streets of world capitals these past few months to defend their rights. "March 8 is not only to commemorate suffragettes and to celebrate successes from the past, but…