Sheryl Sandberg: “We need to start paying women well”

Facebook's (NASDAQ:FB) Sheryl Sandberg believes that there should be a change in policies in order to support women's fairer pay. The company's chief operating officer told Radio 4 program Desert Island Discs that women underestimate their worth but must demand equal pay. "We start telling little girls not...

48 hours in Madrid

As the capital and one of the larger cities in Spain, Madrid offers plenty to both tourists and locals. Boasting plenty of parks, tapas and galleries, follow this rough guide for 48 hours in the bustling city of Madrid. Day One Morning:  Start the day in the Buen...

BBC female presenters call on director general to ‘sort gender pay gap now’

A number of female BBC presenters have signed an open letter to director general Tony Hall for him to "correct" the disparity in gender pay. On Wednesday, the corporation revealed the salaries of presenters who earn over £150,000. The report showed that two-thirds of its stars earning...

TfL scrap “ladies and gentlemen” to make the tube more gender neutral

As an attempt to make the tube more gender neutral, Transport for London will scrap phrases such as "ladies and gentleman" to make everyone feel more welcome. All new pre-recorded announcements will include messages such as "good morning everyone", rather than gender specific announcements that...