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Woman injured in stabbing attack in southern Sweden

Woman injured in stabbing attack in southern Sweden

A woman was injured Tuesday in a stabbing attack in the southern Swedish city of Helsingborg, police said.

Australian Polosak to become first woman to umpire men's ODIs

Australian Polosak to become first woman to umpire men's ODIs

Australia's Claire Polosak will become the first woman to officiate in a men's one-day international when Namibia play Oman in the final of the World Cricket League Division 2 in Windhoek later on Saturday.

Australian woman suffers punctured lung in kangaroo attack

Australian woman suffers punctured lung in kangaroo attack

A woman suffered a punctured lung, broken ribs and other internal injuries after a kangaroo she was feeding attacked her in north-east Australia, it was reported Sunday.

Wild tiger kills woman near Nepal national park

Wild tiger kills woman near Nepal national park

A 25-year-old woman was killed by a wild tiger on Monday near Nepal's largest national park, local police said.

Indian woman allegedly raped by 40 men over four days

Indian woman allegedly raped by 40 men over four days

The incident is the latest in a string of sexual attack cases reported from across the country.

Court upholds death sentences over 2012 Delhi gang rape

Court upholds death sentences over 2012 Delhi gang rape

The case triggered angry protests by thousands of people as well as soul-searching about the country's treatment of women.

Sydney woman arrested over financing of Islamic State

Sydney woman arrested over financing of Islamic State

A woman has been arrested in western Sydney for her alleged involvement in the financing of the terrorist organization Islamic State, local police said Tuesday.

India celebrates as woman wins its first international skiing medal

India celebrates as woman wins its first international skiing medal

Cricket-crazy India raised a toast on Wednesday to Aanchal Thakur, a 21-year-old female student, for winning the country's first international skiing medal in Turkey.

Japan's 'black widow' sentenced to death for killing three partners

Japan's 'black widow' sentenced to death for killing three partners

The Kyoto District Court sentenced Chisako Kakehi to death. Her defence team had pleaded she was not guilty, due to a lack of physical evidence.

Missing elderly Australian woman feared killed by crocodile

Missing elderly Australian woman feared killed by crocodile

Anne Cameron, who suffers from dementia, was reported missing from a nursing home near Port Douglas in Queensland on Tuesday.

Trump aide Kushner registered to vote as a woman: report

Trump aide Kushner registered to vote as a woman: report

Voter information records held by New York show the presidential adviser -- whose portfolio includes everything from seeking peace in the Middle East to reining in the opioid crisis in the United States -- was registered as "female."

UK jogger arrested after woman knocked in front of bus

UK jogger arrested after woman knocked in front of bus

British police on Thursday said they had arrested a 50-year-old jogger on suspicion of knocking a woman into the path of a bus on a busy west London street earlier this year.