Search Results for Tag: Europe
India’s UNFair obsession with the fair skin
It is an obsession that literally goes under the Indian society’s skin! “Don’t go out in the sun to play, you’ll turn into a dark-skinned witch and then nobody will marry you!” Sounds funny?!
Date08.03.2016 | 13:47
Tagsbollywood, caste, Dark is Beautiful, dark skin, Discrimination, Europe, fair skin, Priyanka Chopra, Shah Rukh Khan, skin color, women's rights
Angela Merkel: The most important moments of the ‘Person of the Year’
TIME has named German Chancellor Angela Merkel its ‘Person of the Year’. Merkel is the first woman named Person of the Year in three decades. The New York-based news magazine praised her leadership on a range of issues, including her handling of the refugee crisis and helping keep Greece in the Eurozone.
Date22.12.2015 | 15:36
Tags#refugeeswelcome, Angela Merkel, Europe, first woman, German chancellor, glas ceiling, Person of the Year, refugee crisis, Time magazine, women in politics, women's rights, womensrights
Comments of the Week
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
Comments of the Week
What should you do to live longer than 100 years? We have the ‘right’ recipe for you here. The post with this topic got the most comments from readers this week. Are you one of them? Maybe your comment has been picked for this week’s Comment of the Week. Check out here!
Date07.11.2015 | 11:22
TagsAngela Merkel, Europe, German chancellor, Lampedusa, marriage, refugee crisis, refugees, woman refugee, women's rights, womensrights
The world’s best female chef
Hélène Darroze discovered her love of cooking at an early age. Now she runs two restaurants, has two Michelin stars and has been proclaimed best female chef of the year by a British magazine. What’s her secret? Watch here!
Date07.11.2015 | 2:14
TagsAbuse, empowering girls, empowering women, Europe, female chef, Hélène Darroze, Kigali, Rajasthan, Rwanda, sexual violence, women's rights, womensrights
“The tragedy of this family should not be the subject of this kind of satire.”
The refugee crisis in Europe has led #CharlieHebdo, the satirical French magazine, to publish some highly provocative cartoons. I won’t be buying this edition, said DW’s Grahame Lucas.
Date18.09.2015 | 19:27
Tags#Aylan, #CharlieHebdo, Aylan Kurdi, Bible, Charlie Hebdo, Christians, Europe, islam, refugee crisis, refugees, Syria
Women suffered most when disaster occurs
Social, economic and political changes affect women enormously. But a disaster is the worst of all.
Date18.09.2015 | 19:20
Tags#refugeeswelcome, disaster, Europe, NGO, Pakistan, refugee women, refugees