Aberdeenshire Council has vowed to fight discrimination after a video emerged of a school pupil telling a teacher “there are only two genders”.
TV scientist Professor Alice Roberts has said she is “taking a holiday” from Twitter after receiving “hate, bile and misogyny”.
Scotland’s next census will include new questions on sexuality and transgender status, after MSPs backed new legislation.
Caster Semenya will compete in her final 800 metres in Doha on Friday before new IAAF rules regulating the testosterone levels for athletes with a difference in sex development take hold.
The BBC gender pay gap is closing, with the broadcaster reporting “strong progress” in reducing differences in male and female earnings.
Parents-to-be should be banned from using a blood test to determine the gender of their baby in the early stages of pregnancy, Labour has said.
A North-east beer company has revealed its own gender pay gap - just days after being criticised for a “satirical” ad campaign.
New research has revealed that women are angrier than men when behind the wheel.