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Agencies - Nisaa FM: - A court in Pakistan has sentenced four people to death for rape and murder of a six-year-old girl last month in a case that sparked a wave of anger across the country. The body of the girl, Zeinab Ansari, was found on January 9 near a garbage container in a palace city south of the city of Lahore in Punjab province. The...

Nisaa FM- Nisaa and youth advocates and opponents of violence and its connection to masculinity, working to solve the problem and guarantee the rights of women and to prevent violence in all its forms, stressing the importance of fighting it without considering who was issued and who signed.   This came during a youth debate organized by Sharek...

Riyadh - Nisaa FM: - Saudi women reported that women in the kingdom will not need the consent of their guardian to start doing business. Okaz newspaper said that the Maras initiative to improve private sector businesses revealed that women will not need the consent of their parents to start their business, as they can benefit from government services...

Hebron - Nisaa FM: - Police today received the girl Dana Maher, a student in the third grade at Rabat Elementary School for Girls, to conduct a press report on the work of the police in Hebron. The Public Relations and Media Information Department of the police said that the girl wanted to hold a press conference on the work of the police force to...

RAMALLAH, West Bank - The Israeli occupation court chose Tuesday to once again extend the detention of the child, Ahed al-Tamimi. Local sources said, quoting Tamimi’s lawyer that the occupation authorities decided to extend the detention until 11/3/2018. She explained that the Israeli occupation court extended the detention of the girl child custody...

Nisaa FM: Official data from the judge's office shows that Jordan has a daily record of 223 marriage contracts, including 30 cases of early marriages (marriage in the 15-18 age group), and 60 cases of divorce, including 18 cases of early divorce from same-year marriage), according to the annual statistical report for 2016. 21% of divorced males...

Nisaa FM occupies a special place in the Palestinian media landscape. This radio is the first commercial station made by and for women in the Middle East. It takes its name from the term "nisaa", which means "women" in Arabic. Article from TV5 Monde (in French)

Nadia Murad Basee Taha, 21, is from northern Iraq. Like many Yazidi women in the region, she was kidnapped, beaten, and raped by members of the Islamic State, who sold and bought her as a human sex slave over a three-month period. Last week, Taha spoke in front of the United Nations 15-member council meeting on human trafficking and told the representatives...

At least seventeen Saudi female politicians win council seats in the country's first ever election open to female voters and candidates Saudi Arabia has elected seventeen female politicians to municipal councils in a historic election that allowed women to vote and run as candidates for the first time. "When I was told that I won,...

It's stunning that a woman hasn't graced the cover of TIME as Person of the Year in almost three decades. Angela Merkel, Germany's Chancellor, is TIME magazine's Person of the Year. Over the past several decades, TIME's editors have chosen a great many men, "The Computer," "The Endangered Earth," "The...