More DW Blogs DW.COM

Women Talk Online

A forum for women to talk to women

Search Results for Tag: #sorcery

Women in the News

© picture-alliance/dpa/J. Lai

© picture-alliance/dpa/J. Lai

According to Afghan police officials, unidentified attackers abducted a German female aid worker in Kabul. Read more about the story and other news about women here.

Date

18.08.2015 | 14:55

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment

Women in the News

An Indian woman carries stones on her head at a rock processing area in Assam © Anuwar Hazarika/AFP/Getty Images

An Indian woman carries stones on her head at a rock processing area in Assam © Anuwar Hazarika/AFP/Getty Images

The belief in witchcraft, sorcery and the occult often times causes people to be wrongly accused of being a witch. In the last couple of months this has led to several killings in India’s eastern state of Assam. Read this story and other news about women here!

Date

24.07.2015 | 13:58

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment

Women in the News

yazidiAn Isis court had convicted two women of “witchcraft and sorcery” and beheaded them. Read more here and other news about women that made it to the headlines.

Date

05.07.2015 | 22:15

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment

Women in the News

 

(picture-alliance/dpa)

(picture-alliance/dpa)

Here’s a round-up of women’s news that made it to the headlines. Did we miss
something? Let us know through your comments.

Date

30.01.2015 | 10:02

Share

Feedback

Write a Comment