MANY countries have long had female prime ministers, but not Malaysia. The appointment of a female deputy prime minister on May 10th – a day after the country’s momentous 14th general election (GE14) – was a first.
Date05.06.2018 | 12:11
TagsAnwar Ibrahim, Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, Elle Wong, Empower, Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia, National Council of Women’s Organizations, NCWO, women's rights
Women in India assert their identities in the face of a patriarchal society – in the arts, too. And they cross boundaries, as an exhibition at the Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg shows.
Date04.06.2018 | 13:26
TagsBhati Kher, Facing India, India, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Mithu Sen, mumbai, Prajakta Potnis, Reena Saini Kallat, subcontinent, Tejal Shah, Vibha Galhotra
Costumes are part of European cultural diversity – and an important identification feature in the age of globalization. Europe’s most beautiful costumes can be seen at the annual “Europeade” Festival. Here are some!
Date04.06.2018 | 12:52