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Georgina Evans

Women hold one in five top science and tech jobs

06 Sep 2019

LONDON/NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women hold one in five top jobs in science, technology, maths and engineering globally, which slows down innovation, a study of research institutions said on Thursday.

'Twilight' star told to hide sexuality to win Hollywood roles

03 Sep 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - "Twilight" star Kristen Stewart has revealed she was advised not to hold her girlfriend's hand in public for fear it could harm her movie career.

World News

Russia-backed Syrian forces step in as U.S. retreats

Russia-backed Syrian forces wasted no time in taking advantage of an abrupt U.S. retreat from Syria on Monday, deploying deep inside Kurdish-held territory south of the Turkish frontier less than 24 hours after Washington announced a full withdrawal.