Women's Events Page 2

This is page #2 of the women'ss news archives.

Keira Knightley Stars in Domestic Violence Ad

  • Keira Knightley has filmed a new Public Service Announcement for the British anti-domestic violence charity, Womens' Aid. Read more... 2009-04-02

  • Study Finds Mushrooms May Help Protect Against Breast Cancer

  • The Telegraph reports that a study found that women who eat a daily portion of fresh mushrooms (at least a third of an ounce) were 64% less likely to develop breast cancer. Read more... 2009-03-17

  • Elderly Saudi Woman Sentenced to 40 Lashes

  • A 75 year-old Saudi woman has been sentenced to forty lashes for the crime of allowing a bread deliveryman into her home when she had no other male family members there with her. Read more... 2009-03-12

  • Oprah to Do Show on Domestic Violence This Thursday

  • Oprah Winfrey is so upset over the fact that Rihanna and Chris Brown are back together again without having had any counseling or cooling off period that she's doing a show on domestic violence this Thursday. Read more... 2009-03-10

  • Dress Registry Launches to Prevent Dress Duplications

  • A website named Dress Registry aims to prevent two or more women showing up at the same social gathering in the same dress. Read more... 2009-01-07

  • Interview Suits Back in Fashion as Recession Boosts Job Competition

  • The crumbling economy has sparked the return of an 80s and 90s fashion classic: the conservative interview suit. Read more... 2008-11-13

  • Women in Charge

  • A new study shows that women really do rule the roost at home: in finances, how to spend leisure time and even what shows to watch on TV. Read more... 2008-09-27

  • India and Pakistan Argue Over Pashiminas

  • Remember the pashmina craze? The cashmere shawls which have been in and out of style for decades -- some would argue that they are classics that are never really in or out of style -- are now the subject of yet another heated dispute between India and Pakistan. Read more... 2008-01-22

  • Women's Apparel Sales Down

  • One bellweather of the holiday shopping season is women's apparel. Read more... 2007-12-17

  • The Return of the Caftan

  • See, we told you so. Read more... 2007-10-15

  • Most Women Prefer to Shop Alone

  • A new British study reports that Christmas shopping can be stressful and can lead to relationship problems. Read more... 2005-12-01

  • The Summer Silk Halter Top

  • Halter tops are back, in a big way. Read more... 2005-07-11

  • Tunics are a Hot Trend for Summer 2005

  • It's tunic time, clearly, with everyone who's anyone donning a tunic and sashaying out the door. Read more... 2005-05-17