Annita Demetriou was elected speaker at the Cypriot parliament on Thursday, the first woman ever voted to the post.
LONDON (AP) — The English Football Association nominated Debbie Hewitt on Tuesday to be its first female leader of soccer’s original national body created 158 years ago.
Hewitt was described as the 'unanimous choice' and will replace Greg Clarke in January 2022
Debbie Hewitt is set to become the first female chair of England's Football Association (FA) in the organization's 157-year history.
Hewitt the unanimous choice of Football Association’s board She has MBE for services to business and the public sectorDebbie Hewitt MBE is set to become the Football Association’s first chairwoman after receiving a unanimous nomination from the FA Board.
A school set up as the Roman Catholic rival to Eton has appointed Olivia Smith, 17, as its first female captain in its 162-year history after agreeing to admit girls last September.
Welch became the first woman to officiate an EFL match in April when she took charge of Harrogate's 2-0 Sky Bet League Two defeat at home to Port Vale.
El Salvador has approved a law to make bitcoin legal tender, making it the first country in the world to formally adopt cryptocurrency as an official form of currency.
The Medical University of Vienna experts has replaced a bionic limb in a Vulture, using the osseointegration process. This female bearded vulture - Mia - is the first bird in the world with bionic/artifical limbs. Prof. Oskar Aszmann, known for outfitting three human amputees with mind-controlled bionic arms, has done the bionic limb replacement of Mia.
Boston needs a change, and she might be in San Antonio right now.
It's the first known public display of artifacts and items dedicated to the LGBTQ community physically installed at the historic building
President Joe Biden has made final decisions on several high-profile ambassador posts around the world and is poised to announce the first slate of nominees in the coming days as he prepares to set off on his first overseas trip since taking office.