Country: Southeast Asia

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

Women bake cookies in Gaza

Muslims celebrate Eid ul-Fitr

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?

Samyukta Kisan Morcha, a coalition of several farmers' organisations, declares the end of protests in New Delhi (photo: Mayank Makhija/Nur Photo/picture-alliance)

Muslims, Hindus & Sikhs

India's anti-BJP groundswell

Translations of the Koran in different languages (source: gloqur.de)

The Global Qur'an

Searching the suras

Children are seen inside their classroom as they are resume school while maintaining social distancing, Bhubaneswar, India (photo: picture-alliance/Nur Photo/Str)

COVID-19 pandemic in India

Enabling the rights of the child

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

Sitar player Hindol Deb (photo: Hindol Deb 2021)

Album review: Hindol Deb's "Essence of duality"

Beyond the exotic – for a new East-West dialogue

Professor Amina Wadud leads a Friday prayer service in Oxford, England on 17 October 2008 (photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP/picture-alliance)

Amina Wadud's "Qur'an and Woman" revisited

"Inequality between men and women is contrary to Islam"

Halijah Naemat, 74, puts away a white flag after she received help from others at her home during an enhanced lockdown, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, 6 July 2021 (photo: REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng)

COVID-19 and the ongoing impact

Coronavirus in the time of Delta

 Turkish TV series" Suleyman the Magnificent" (photo: imago/Seskim Photo)

Islamic popular culture

A match for Bollywood – the rise of Turkey's dizis

Eid shoppers cause traffic jam at Raja Bazaar in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, on 20.05.2020 (photo: AFP/F. Naeem)

COVID-19 in Southeast Asia

Pakistan courting disaster with its coronavirus strategy

A health worker from an aid organistation walks through Kutapalong refugee camp in Cox's Bazar wearing a hazmat suit (photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/S. Rahman)

COVID-19 and Bangladesh's Rohingya refugees

Cox’s Bazar coronavirus case – the first of many?

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