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Meghan Markle comes forward to initiate talk about girls menstrual health

Meghan Markle comes forward to initiate talk about girls menstrual health

Catherine Duchess of Cambridge
Meghan Markle is opening up about the powerful week she spent in India in January to learn about the issues and challenges the women and girls who live there face. In particular, she learned about the stigma surrounding menstruation and lack of access to proper sanitation. “I traveled to Delhi and Mumbai this January with World Vision to meet girls and women directly impacted by the stigmatization of menstrual health and to learn how it hinders girls’ education,” she wrote in a moving essay for Time.com. “During my time in the field, many girls shared that they feel embarrassed to go to school during their periods, ill-equipped with rags instead of pads, unable to participate in sports, and without bathrooms available to care for themselves, they often opt to drop out of school e
In new photos from their big day Miss Markle can be seen enjoying pre-ceremony festivities in a bikini

In new photos from their big day Miss Markle can be seen enjoying pre-ceremony festivities in a bikini

Prince Harry, Royality
Look away now, Harry! Intimate new photos emerge of the Prince's girlfriend Meghan Markle during her wedding celebrations with ex-husband Trevor Engleson Meghan Markle married her former flame Trevor Engleson in Jamaica in 2011 before they split two years later In new photos from their big day Miss Markle can be seen enjoying pre-ceremony festivities in a bikini Photos from their reception and ceremony show Meghan in her understated wedding gown She may have cuddled up with Prince Harry on the edge of the Arctic Circle but Meghan Markle looks like she could be a bit of a beach bum. Pictures have emerged of the actress during her wedding celebrations with movie producer husband Trevor Engleson in 2011. Wearing a skimpy, yellow polka-dot bikini and baseball cap, Miss Markle can be seen ...
The Queen missed her family Christmas day visit to church this morning, the first time she has done so in decades Queen Speech Is Reproduced In Full

The Queen missed her family Christmas day visit to church this morning, the first time she has done so in decades Queen Speech Is Reproduced In Full

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has made her annual Christmas address, continuing a tradition of annual broadcasts directly to the people by the Monarch stretching back to the early days of radio. Pre-recorded in the Regency Room at Buckingham Palace, the Queen is seen sitting at a desk next to a new official portrait released earlier in December featuring Prince Charles, the Heir Apparent. The Queen said she “often draw strength from meeting ordinary people doing extraordinary things: volunteers, carers, community organisers and good neighbours; unsung heroes whose quiet dedication makes them special. They are an inspiration to those who know them”. As well as addressing subjects in the United Kingdom, the Queen’s message was also, as is tradition, sent out to the other realms of which
Kensington Palace has made an official announcement about Prince Harry

Kensington Palace has made an official announcement about Prince Harry

Prince Harry, Royality
Prince Harry is to make an official visit to the Caribbean in the late autumn on behalf of the Queen The fifth in line to the throne will visit Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Grenada, Guyana, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, and St Vincent and the Grenadines. His visit will mark the 50th anniversary of independence for Barbados and for Guyana and the 35th Anniversary of independence for Antigua and Barbuda. Harry, who made two hugely successful official visita to the Caribbean in 2010 and 2012, will return to the region but there is unlikely to be a re-run of his famous race with Olympic 100 metres champion Usain Bolt, as Jamaica is not on the schedule. In 2012 Harry, now 31, beat the world’s fastest man in the race but was accused of cheating after tricking him into looking the other w