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Women in the news

The Ebola epidemic in West Africa seems to be affecting women the most. Read more about how women in Sierra Leone are coping with the disease and find out which other themes made it to the headlines.

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01.10.2014 | 9:17

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Mirror to society

"Taken"

Photographer Meeri Koutaniemi took this picture of a young girl who has undergone genital mutilation. Though the practice violates human rights, it is still practised in 29 countries

How do we humans react to different circumstances? These photographs capture moments from the lives of human beings from different countries across the world.

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24.09.2014 | 12:21

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Fitness only for women

Emine Aydemir is a devout Muslim woman,living in Cologne. She runs a fitness studio for Muslim women – no men are allowed.

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24.09.2014 | 11:24

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Women in the news

In the past few days, two actresses have been in the news for being very open about their ideas regarding respect for women. Read on for more…

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24.09.2014 | 10:09

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Bollywood: a false sense of hope?

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The sparkling world of Bollywood in India embodies a world full of glamour and joy. Love, dance and music are important elements of every movie.

Date

16.09.2014 | 14:58

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