A young woman who stands out among her male peers, karate trainer Sharleen makes her way undaunted with a male-dominated sport in a male-dominated society. Little by little, things are changing. And many of the young men support that.
State-run schools in the kingdom are now set to begin offering the courses for girls later this year. It is part of a liberalization process in the conservative Islamic country and a response to growing rates of obesity.
Russian lawmaker Igor Lebedev has proposed to make soccer hooliganism a sport ahead of next year's World Cup in Russia. DW talks to hooliganism expert Svetlana Stephenson about violence, honor and the "Russian style."
The young team put together by RB Leipzig have surprised many in the Bundesliga. DW's Thomas Berthold spoke to Ralf Rangnick about his recipe for success and why he is not interested in working with the national team.
To improve living conditions of fishing communities in Sao Tomé, a local NGO is training responsible fishing to fishermen and conservation techniques to women cooperatives.
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