Country: Pakistan

A boy cools off while sitting in a water tub along the roadside on a hot summer day in New Delhi on 22.05.2022 (photo: AFP)

Climate change in Southeast Asia

India's severe heat wave a risk to millions

Scene from the #HelpSaira storyline (screenshot: https://sairaneedshelp.web.app)

Menstruation in Pakistan

What every girl should know

Not yet legal in Germany: joint filled with cannabis (photo: Vincent Michel/Le Mensuel de Rennes/picture-alliance)

Cannabis and Islam?

There is no one single answer

Pakistan rapper Eva B (photo: Asif Hassan/AFP)

Behind the veil

The double life of Pakistan rapper Eva B

Photojournalist Masrat Zahra (photo: Elisa Rheinheimer)

Kashmir conflict

"An entire people is traumatised"

Imran Khan takes over the government in Pakistan (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/MAXXPPP/Kyodoo)

Pakistan's no confidence vote

End of the road for Imran Khan?

Israeli Arab passengers arriving from Ukraine via the border with Romania on an Israeli ‚Israir‘ rescue flight are welcomed by their family upon arrival at Israel‘s Ben Gurion airport in Lod, near Tel Aviv, on March 1, 2022 (photo by JACK GUEZ/AFP)

Ukraine conflict

Israelis, Arabs, Iranians in harrowing exodus from Ukraine

Alexander Scheer as lawyer Bernhard Docke and Meltem Kaptan as mother Rabiye Kurnaz in Andreas Dresen's latest film (photo: Andreas Hoefer/Pandora Films)

Berlinale 2022: "Rabiye Kurnaz vs. George W. Bush"

The Guantanamo mother

Performance at The Colony, an arts centre in Lahore, Pakistan (photo: Philip Breu)

Theatre in Pakistan

"I just want to dance"

Pakistani mother Shahana with her husband Ajoon Khan sit next to photos of their son Asfand Khan, who was killed in a 2014 assault by Pakistani Taliban militants on an army public school, during an interview with The Associated Press, in Peshawar, Pakistan, 29 December 2021 (photo: AP Photo/Muhammad Sajjad)

Terrorism in Pakistan

Afghan Taliban do little to stop Pakistan Taliban

Amal, a giant puppet of a young Syrian refugee girl searching for her mother, travelled 8,000 km across Europe, from Turkey to the UK, to draw attention to the plight of refugees. She is seen here shaking actor Jude Law's hand in Folkstone, England (photo: Glyn KIRK/AFP)

Best of Qantara.de 2021

Top ten most-read articles on Qantara.de

Part of a new four-lane highway in the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka (photo: Imago/Xinhua)

Bangladesh turns 50

Pakistan's greatest defeat remains taboo

Still from Iman K. Zawahry's "American*ish" (distributed by

Fatima & Zawahry's "American*ish"

Not quite the American dream

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