In just a few months the opposition figure went from unknown stay-at-home mom to the leader of democratic Belarus. She told DW she's proud of both roles, and says that for millions of women, "the inner strength awoke."
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Search queries for women from countries like Ukraine and Brazil often produce overly sexualized images. A DW analysis.
A determined feminist, Ofelia Fernandez is the youngest lawmaker in Latin America. But she has a few detractors.
March 8 marks the UN's International Women's Day — an occasion that is meant to be a global celebration. But with more and more women suffering each day, there is little to rejoice in Africa, writes DW's Mimi Mefo.
Prince Harry and Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, have opened up about life in the British royal family in a tell-all interview with US television personality Oprah Winfrey.
For the first time in over two months, people in Germany will be allowed to experience certain "normal" things again.
The European Union is expecting a massive influx of vaccines starting next month. Germany is relaxing some movement restrictions. DW has the latest.
A series of explosions has injured hundreds of people in the city of Bata in Equatorial Guinea. Many more are feared to be trapped under the rubble, with officials blaming the blasts on "negligence."
The referendum was held despite it being extremely rare to see women in Islamic full-face veils on Swiss streets. Provisional results have shown a slight majority in favor.
The election pitted two formally allied parties against each other. The dueling claims of victory came as early provisional results were released. Turnout was low due to recent violence.
On a historic trip, the pontiff urged Christians to stay in Iraq and prayed for "victims of war." Both Muslims and Christians told the pope of their lives under a violent "Islamic State" rule.
With so many fatal police shootings, why did George Floyd's death lead to global protests?
A Brazilian mother on a mission: After the death of her 5-year-old son, Mirtes Renata de Souza became an activist committed to fighting racism.
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It was billed as the battle of the strikers. Robert Lewandowski and Erling Haaland ensured it lived up to that.
The luxury carmaker says its green synthetic fuel will allow older performance models to stay on the road for longer.
China has set an ambitious 2060 carbon neutrality target, but its new five-year plan is a tentative road map.
How did Angela Merkel go from Europe's leadership champion in the COVID fight to lagging behind on vaccines and testing?
Lombardy in Italy was the first place the horrors of COVID-19 were felt outside of China.
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