Search Results for Tag: Islamic State
How is it like to live as one of the IS women? What role do they play? Find out here, and read other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date12.06.2015 | 12:29
Tags#DespiteBeingAWoman, Child marriage, female genital mutilation, FGM, IS, ISIS, Islamic State, Kate Moss
How does it feel when you are not allowed to say what you think? Many authors have left their country because they received death threats, and some were killed. Read more here!
Date06.06.2015 | 12:06
Tagsdomestic violence, female peshmerga, Gustav Klimt, Islamic State, Miss Piggy, Taslima Nasreen, women writer
The news that at least 12 young Australian women from Melbourne have attempted to join the so-called Islamic State demonstrates its enduring attraction on young impressionable Moslem women in western countries. It is time to rethink western strategies, writes DW’s Grahame Lucas.
Date29.05.2015 | 21:17
TagsAbuse, Grahame Lucas, International Center for the Study of Radicalization, Islamic State, jihadist, terrorists, women's rights
Following the death of her son, a Muslim mother vowed to dedicate her life to promoting peace. Now she is doing her bit to combat Islamic State terror. Read more here, and other news about women that made it to the headlines.
Date17.04.2015 | 12:35
TagsBoko Haram, Chibok, Christian, Hillary Clinton, IS, ISIS, Islamic State, Kosovo, Malala Yousafzai, Nigeria, Nobel Prize, Yazidi
A series of events is planned in Nigeria and around the world to mark one year since the kidnapping of the schoolgirls, who were abducted by Boko Haram militants from the northeastern town of Chibok on April 14, 2014.
Date14.04.2015 | 11:15
Marriage at age nine is permitted, working is not; make-up is evil. Those are points written in a new treatise by female “Islamic State” supporters. Now three schoolgirls from London are believed to have crossed from Turkey into Syria. Read more for women’s news that made it to the headlines.
Date24.02.2015 | 20:16
TagsAnne FrankViolence against Women and Girls, Asia Bibi, bride trafficking, child bride, domestic violence, IS, Islamic State, Surrogacy, Violence against women
More than 300 girls kidnapped by the Boko Haram may come back home following Nigeria’s deal with the terror organization. Women in Iran are terrified after a spate of acid attacks, but one woman in Nepal has taken on the world of cricket. Read more on women’s themes that made it to the headlines.
Date20.10.2014 | 8:37