Date27.09.2013 | 12:59
Chancellor Angela Merkel has created history. She is not only the first woman to hold the office since 2005, she is now also the first woman to be elected back into the office for a third time consecutively. British Paper, the Guardian, pointed out that Merkel is on her way to overtake Margaret Thatcher as the longest-serving female leader.
Date26.09.2013 | 14:59
It was a cold night in February 1991 when the Indian army allegedly raped around 50 women of the Kunan-Poshpora villages in Indian-administered Kashmir. In the pretext of a search operation, the army forced out all the men from their homes. The women were then raped all through the night.
Date26.09.2013 | 14:39
Experts claim that a contraceptive pill that acts up to one month after sex is scientifically possible. India’s northern state Haryana witnesses two cases of honor killing within one week and the World Bank releases a new database on women’s legal rights in the past 50 years. Check out which women’s news made it to the headlines.
Date26.09.2013 | 14:20
In this video, Bollywood actress Kalki Koechlin and television host Juhi Pandey take a dig at everybody who makes women responsible for crimes against them.
Date26.09.2013 | 13:44