Nicola Wheeler, Gabriella Leon, and Jaye Jacobs laud soaps for their central female roles

Emmerdale’s Nicola Wheeler, Casualty’s Gabriella Leon and Holby City’s Jaye Jacobs have spoken about the challenges they’ve faced as actresses – and praised soaps for putting women front and centre.  Speaking to Digital Spy magazine, Nicola, who plays Nicola King in Emmerdale, weighed in on the matter, saying: ‘Soap definitely wasn’t afraid to say that females … Read more

Married At First Sight’s Sam Carraro says Coco Stedman has a lot of feelings because she’s ‘female’

Married At First Sight’s Sam Carraro says wife Coco Stedman has a lot of feelings because she’s ‘female’… before reading a self-help book in bed Do you have a story about a MAFS star? Email [email protected]  By Ali Daher For Daily Mail Australia Published: 10:03 GMT, 3 March 2021 | Updated: 10:19 GMT, 3 March … Read more

Female primary school teacher, 55, pleads not guilty to assaulting two boy pupils

Female primary school teacher, 55, pleads not guilty to assaulting two boy pupils ‘after she shoved one into classroom radiator and pinned another to the ground’ 55-year-old faces five charges of assault relating to a series of alleged attacks The teacher allegedly pushed a boy with such force he hit a classroom radiator  She will … Read more

China releases details of female Uighurs’ fertility, sexual relations and STDs

China has released explicit details about female Uighurs’ fertility, sexual relations and STDs in a campaign to push back against global pressure over their treatment of the minority group. As allegations of human rights violations in Xinjiang mount, with a growing number of Western lawmakers accusing China of genocide, Beijing is focusing on discrediting the … Read more

Female cartoon characters on Iranian TV must wear a hijab, Ayatollah rules 

Female cartoon characters on Iranian TV must wear a hijab, Ayatollah rules  Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said it is ‘required’ for women in cartoons and anime films to wear a hijab He said it must be followed because of ‘the consequences of not wearing a hijab’  Activists have condemned the move as ‘toxic’ , … Read more

Dr Chris Brown steps out for a meeting in Sydney with two female friends

Dr Chris Brown attended the I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! wrap party in Sydney with his girlfriend, model Brooke Meredith. But on Tuesday, the blonde beauty was nowhere to be seen as he stepped out for lunch with two female friends at Sydney restaurant Three Blue Ducks.  The 42-year-old was seen making … Read more

Seal heads out for dinner with a female companion and his children at Nobu in Malibu

Seal, 58, cuts a casual figure as he heads out for dinner with a female pal and his children at Nobu in Malibu Do you know the identity of Seal’s female friend? Email [email protected]  By Laura Fox For Mailonline Published: 10:13 GMT, 22 February 2021 | Updated: 10:30 GMT, 22 February 2021 He’s been co-parenting … Read more

Pregnant woman accuses her husband of prioritising an ‘attractive’ female colleague over her

Pregnant woman reveals her fury at discovering her husband drives an ‘attractive’ colleague to work – and even books her a TAXI when he’s not going in – but some call monitoring his behaviour ‘controlling’ UK-based woman said her husband has been driving a female colleague to work He didn’t tell her about the car … Read more

Woman’s Hour: Fury after interview with female Muslim Council leader

A Woman’s Hour interview with the Muslim Council of Britain’s first female leader has sparked a fierce backlash at the BBC. Labour MPs Diane Abbott and Naz Shah are among more than 100 public figures who have signed an open letter to the broadcaster criticising the ‘strikingly hostile’ Radio 4 discussion with the council’s Secretary … Read more

Biology teacher struck off for ‘sexual contact’ with former female pupil

A teacher has been struck off after it was revealed he had had ‘sexual contact’ with a former pupil while working at a £34,500-a-year boarding school 13 years ago. Paul Laidler, a biology teacher at exclusive Warminster School in Wiltshire plied the girl with booze at a local pub before getting undressed in his home. They … Read more