US & World

Croatians protest over release of teen’s alleged rapists

Thousands of people in cities across Croatia have protested against the way authorities handle allegations of sexual violence against women. The demonstrations, organised by women’s rights groups, were sparked by the release of five men accused of raping a 15-year-old girl. A judge released the men while authorities investigated the allegations. But the case caused […]

Health

Miscarriages: Calls for better care for women in Wales

Image caption Jessica Evans lost four pregnancies but was refused a referral to a specialist There are calls for better support for women who have multiple miscarriages. Jessica Evans, who has lost six babies, had to seek specialist care in England and is calling on the Welsh Government to action recommendations from a report. They […]

Baby Niamh Williams’ wait for Cardiff hospital bed ‘horrific’

Fat found in overweight people’s lungs

Suspected mumps among south Wales university students

Technology

Nasa Mars 2020 Mission’s MiMi Aung on women in space

Next year, Nasa will send a mission to Mars. The woman in charge of making the helicopter that will be sent there – which is set to become the first aircraft to fly on another planet – is MiMi Aung. At 16, MiMi travelled alone from Myanmar to the US for access to education. She […]

European SolO probe ready to take on audacious mission

Nasa astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir in all-women spacewalk

Satellites to monitor whale strandings from space