The world cupped: The inside story of the bra
It rarely sees the light of day but the upscale bra is the most tested, sweated over and highly engineered piece of clothing of all.
Date22.01.2019 | 15:19
Tagsbra, Cadolle, Christian Dior, DuPont, fashion, Francois Auguste Gamichon, French lingerie, lingerie, Promicor, Stephanie Perele, women's rights
Aurora Borealis, aka the Northern Lights. A beautiful painting on a big black canvas. It was always my childhood dream to come here to observe this astronomical activity and so I decided to begin my solo trip in Tromsøya, one of Norway’s many thousand islands.
Date11.01.2019 | 14:57
Date08.01.2019 | 13:57
TagsCambodia, Khmer Rouge, Khon, Killing Fields, Lakhon Khol, Mask dance, Phnom Penh, Thailand, tradition, UNESCO
Fifteen Afghan girls founded the “Migratory Birds” — a newspaper made by refugees for refugees. For the young authors, reporting about their own lives is an act of self-empowerment.
Date04.01.2019 | 12:44
Sophia Flörsch’s shocking crash in November captured headlines and highlighted the role of women in motorsport. DW takes a look at women who have made an impact.
Date01.01.2019 | 14:21
TagsCarmen Jorda, Claire Williams, Danica Patrick, Ellen Lohr, Janet Guthrie, Jutta Kleinschmidt, Katja Poensgen, Maria Teresa de Filippis, Monisha Kaltenborn, professional motorsports, Sabine Kehm, Sophia Flörsch, Susie Wolff, women's rights
Stars from Buckingham Palace to Bollywood used their fame in 2018 to highlight global challenges from climate change to women’s rights.
Date31.12.2018 | 14:08
TagsAmitabh Bachchan, Cate Blanchett, David Attenborough, David Beckham, Elton John, Emma Watson, Meghan Markle, Michelle Obama, Millie Bobby Brown, Princess Beatrice, women's rights
Traveling, safety and power are deeply interlinked in the populous, diverse and inherently patriarchal country of India. Because of this complexity, women have often refrained from traveling by themselves. In Kerala, however, things may be changing.
Date29.12.2018 | 14:23
Tagsassault, harassment, India, Kerala, Shabnam Surita, she homes, Shelodge, South Asia Institute, University of Heidelberg, women's rights