Officials have announced they will create further opportunities for female athletes in the games, and refuted claims the move is financially motivated.
A Conservative MP has defended his decision to speak at a men's rights conference in the US on the same platform as a string of controversial figures.
Oxford University has ended its women-only fellowship after administrators ruled it as breaching equality law.
Women affected by changes to the state pension age have won the first stage of their High Court challenge against the Government.
Baroness Ros Altmann has said that women who were expecting to get their pension at 60, ‘now have nothing to live on’, as from Tuesday women in the UK begin to qualify for their state pensions at the same age as men – which is currently 65.
Sam Gyimah, a former Oxford student, said the elite universities had not done enough
Millicent Fawcett, the suffragist who fought for women's right to vote in the early 20th century, will join eleven male statues
Nearly eight out of 10 companies and public sector bodies pay men more than women as deadline passes
Labour's Young Labour Equalities Conference has come under fire for not allowing white heterosexual able-bodied men to attend
But Dr David Staples won't reveal the secrets of the group's 'funny handhsake' to Mike Graham
It wasn't just men who were opposed to the idea of women voting
MPs are debating a private member's bill about whether civil partnerships should be available to all
Jonathann Daval had claimed his wife never returned from a jog
The Welsh Assembly has provided transgender awareness training as well as installing both gender neutral toilets and showers
Wanda Wyporska of the Equality Trust says inequality is not inevitable and we can reduce it
It is claimed a 16-year-old girl could not go on the dodgems wearing a hijab due to health and safety concerns
There are still many rules against women in Saudi Arabia which are completely different to those set out for men
Author Isabel Oakeshott thinks women being able to apply for the RAF Regiment is good but there's still a long way to go
The Equality Trust has called on the Government to force companies to reveal pay gaps
Sophie Walker also told talkRADIO government-funded childcare should be available for all children