There are professions that are considered to be only for men. However women too can fix cars or motorcycles. Estelle Ouedraogo, from Burkina Faso, is one of them. She lives in the „City of two-wheeled vehicles“.
Beekeepers in eastern Romania saw all their bees perish after the banned insecticide Fiprocid was sprayed on their fields. Beekeeping is one of the few sources of income for people in the region.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is likely to form coalition government with the pro-business FDP and the environmentalist Green Party. The two parties are unlikely bedfellows. Bridging the gap between them could prove a major challenge.
Indian human rights lawyer Colin Gonsalves has been awarded the 2017 Right Livelihood Award "for his tireless and innovative use of public interest litigation." DW looks at his struggle to uphold human rights in India.
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