International Women's Day will be celebrated in different ways across some parts of the world today.
The day is an official holiday in dozens of countries, including Afghanistan, China, Vietnam and Zambia.
More top news
Those wear face veils in public are liable to a £664 fine and a suspension of social benefits.
The extent of last winter's floods has been revealed after a survey by the Local Government Association
Jackie Walker, vice-chair of the pro-Corbyn group Momentum, was suspended over comments shown on a leaked video.