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Why are CELEBS tweeting #heforshe?

On September 20, actress and UN Women’s Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson launched HeForShe, a campaign to fight gender inequality around the world. In an amazing speech that......

Emma 'Hermione' Watson's POWERFUL message for YOU

Actress and United Nations Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson gave a powerful speech on gender equality at the UN on September 20, helping to launch her new initiative, HeForShe.The hit Harry......

PIX: Aishwarya Rai is the new UNAIDS goodwill ambassador

Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, the newly appointed United Nations goodwill ambassador for Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, says she does not want to be just a 'poster girl'......

Sachin named UNEP's Goodwill Ambassador

Ace cricketer Sachin Tendulkar was Thursday named a Goodwill Ambassador by the United Nations Environment Programme.Tendulkar will use his massive global popularity to raise awareness and harness......

India has been gracious to refugees: Jolie

Hollywood heart-throb and Goodwill Ambassador of UN High Commission for RefugeesAngelina Jolie on Sunday hailed India for giving shelter to displaced people of a number of countries and said she......

From Copenhagen to Mexico: The cycle continues

After failing at Copenhagen, we pinned our hopes on Mexico City; in Mexico, we'll look for some place else, writes Barun Roy. Full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. That's how the 2009 United......

Jolie gives hope to displaced Iraqis

Angelina Jolie takes her role as a UN goodwill ambassador very seriously.The Tomb Raider star visited Iraq, her third trip in two years as a UN goodwill ambassador, to appeal for aid to an......

Big B to be UNICEF ambassador

Amitabh Bachchan will be formally nominated as a United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund Goodwill Ambassador on April 14.He will be nominated by the UNICEF executive director at the......

Emma Watson, Beyonce, J-Law: UK's TOP 10 feminist icons

Has your favourite star made the cut?A nationwide poll conducted by British fashion house Rose & Willard drew up a list of the country's top 10 feminist icons. Founder Heidy Rehman said......

Farhan at UN: Concept of masculinity must be redefined for men

Filmmaker-actor Farhan Akhtar has said the concept of masculinity must be redefined for men to end violence and discrimination against women, as he called for a change in mindsets......

Arjun Rampal to the media: Mind your own business!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Roy actor Arjun Rampal, who, along with wife Mehr Jessia, has been in the news ever since close pals Hrithik Roshan and......

Ronaldo, Zidane to play UN charity match

World champion footballers and United Nations Goodwill Ambassadors Ronaldo and Zindine Zidane have announced that the 8th Annual Match Against Poverty will raise funds for the nearly 25 million......

Sharapova on charity mission

Maria Sharapova, the world's top-ranked female tennis player, on Wednesday became a goodwill ambassador for the UN Development Fund and donated $100,000 to help victims of the Chernobyl nuclear......

'Yes, it is difficult to be a Sania Mirza in this country'

Sania Mirza during a promotional event in Mumbai. Photograph: Pradeep Bandekar She might be one of the most sought-after sportspersons in India but tennis ace Sania Mirza says "it's......

Japan crisis: Sportspersons lend their support

Maria Sharapova's focus on the Indian Wells WTA tournament has been distracted as she keeps a close watch on Japan's struggles to recover from last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami.......
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Novak Djokovic appointed as UNICEF goodwill ambassador

Reigning world tennis champion Novak Djokovic became a new goodwill ambassador for the UN Fund for Children The post Novak Djokovic appointed as... ...

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Another Hollywood fantasy

History has been witness to countless revolutions which changed its course in time. The Women Suffrage Movement was one such struggle which bridged... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/features/gender-equality-another-hollywood-fantasy/85328.html
Intel presents Safehack drew close to 700 entries across India

Previous story: Interior Workshop Held at JD Institute of Fashion Technology Next story: Indian Cellular Association Delegation visits Sri... ...

http://www.apnnews.com/2015/08/23/intel-presents-safehack-drew-close-to-700-entries-across-india/
Anupam Kher appointed UN ambassador for gender equality

New York : Veteran actor Anupam Kher has been appointed a UN ambassador for the 'HeforShe' campaign for gender equality. The "HeforShe" campaign... ...

http://news.Indiaonline.in/Anupam-Kher-appointed-UN-ambassador-for-gender-equality-645767
George Clooney, Angelina Jolie, Emma Watson, Other Celebs Who Support Human Rights Causes

To quote writer J.K. Rowling, "Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike." Living in the 21 st century entails... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/world-humanitarian-day-2015-george-clooney-angelina-jolie-emma-watson-other-celebs-who-support-643351

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