The ordeal which the victims of ISIS had to go through, the refugees who were forced to run away from their homes by ISIS, and the effort to help them touch the heart of many people. Some of them are reflected in the comments given by our readers.
Date01.12.2015 | 20:31
Tags#genderjustice, Europe, Gender discrimination, gender equality, ISIS, mothers, refugee, Syria, women, women's rights, womensrights
These are difficult and troubled times in India. What began as a trickle of protests has now assumed huge torrents. A number of Indian authors have returned their literary awards to protest against rising religious intolerance in the country.
Date27.11.2015 | 15:28
TagsAamir Khan, India, Kiran, Maneesha Sethi, Narendra Modi, religious intolerance, women's rights, womensrights
We have heard about child marriages in South Asia. Unfortunately this is also widely practiced in Africa. Read more here and other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date27.11.2015 | 15:24
Tagsburqa, child bride, Child marriage, hair shedding, India, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against women, niqab, SafeLives, tampon tax, thyroid disorder, Women's Aid, women's rights, womensrights
Date24.11.2015 | 15:51
TagsAdele, Alicia Keys, Amy Winehouse, Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Janis Joplin, Joss Stone, Macy Gray, Nina Simone, Shirley Bassey, Soul, Whitney Houston
What can be done to protect women against sexual assaults? In India the state of Haryana has launched an all-female police unit. Read the news here, and other news about women.
Date24.11.2015 | 15:50
TagsAngela Merkel, Anne Frank, Boko Haram, Chibok, female viagra, gang rape, German chancellor, haryana, India, menopause, rape, Victoria's Secret, Violence against women, women's rights