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Meet the women drivers of MRT3

Mar 11, 2018 - 11:54 AM

'Just show them that you can do it even if they say you can't 'just because you're a woman.' Nobody can stop you,' says one of the first female MRT drivers

WOMEN. Mannielene "Yen" Jose and Maria Virginia Manuel are the first women drivers of the Metro Rail Transit Line 3. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Saudi women activists demand end to 'absolute' male control

Mar 02, 2014 - 8:55 PM

Activist Aziza Yousef says rights activists have petitioned the Shura consultative Council on the occasion of the International Women s Day on March 8 demanding an end to the absolute authority of men over women

DEFYING BAN. An image grab taken from a video uploaded by Saudi activists on YouTube on October 26, 2013 allegedly shows a fully veiled woman driving in Riyadh during a planned nationwide day of defiance of the ban on women driving. AFP/Youtube