Topic: Inter-Parliamentary Union
Brazil's President-elect Dilma Rousseff is the latest in a power surge of women in global leadership positions.
The women reservation bill passed Tuesday night in India's upper house of parliament, setting the stage for women to hold one-third of all legislative seats.
More women serve in state legislatures, but the United States is far behind many other countries.
Four women wrestlers, who share 20 Olympic and World Championship gold medals among them, are changing gender perceptions in a traditionally male-dominated society.