A group of women from Great Britain is training for a trek across Antarctica, where they will have to carry their own weight in sub-zero temperatures. They hope to inspire women to conquer their own personal Antarcticas.
Of all the sights in Antarctica, a kind of blood-red waterfall isn't one you'd necessarily expect to find. DW's Global Ideas takes a look at the mystery behind this natural phenomenon.
A unique criminal court in Malaysia aims to not only expedite hearings in cases related to the sexual abuse of children, but also provide a conducive and safe environment for minors to testify against sexual predators.
A woman in Lucknow has been attacked with acid for the fourth time since 2011, Indian media reported. Violence against women very often goes unpunished in India, with several gang rape cases causing nationwide uproar.
About 150,000 penguins have perished in Antarctica after a huge iceberg cut off their access to the sea, forcing them to trek dozens of kilometers to find food. Scientists warn the birds could be gone within 20 years.
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