Scotland becomes first country in the world to make sanitary products free for women

LONDON: In a historic move, the Scottish Parliament has unanimously passed The Period Products (Free Provision) (Scotland) Act which makes it legally mandatory for all public institutions to provide period products, including tampons and pads to all those who need them. According to Labour member Monica Lennon, who has been spearheading the grassroots campaign for … Read more

United Kingdom 's four nations to relax COVID-19 restrictions to save Christmas

LONDON: The four nations of the United Kingdom have agreed to relax COVID-19 restrictions for Christmas to allow up to three households to meet at home for five days. England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland have taken differing approaches to handle the pandemic so far but the leaders of the devolved nations reached an agreement … Read more