The Iranian women and young girls took a brave part in cities and towns under Saddam's invasion like Khoramshahr, Abadan, Soosangerd, and Bostan. Some of these women were natives of these cities and some joined them from other cities to defend the integrity of their land. They all resisted in accordance with their men and they undertook different roles like fighting as a warrior or assisting as a nurse.
Agence France-Presse compiled a package from photographers around the world documenting children going to school. This is a selection of their images giving insight into the lives of students in various countries.
Hundreds of Indonesian devout Muslims have protested against the scheduling of the world beauty contest in their country, but the organizers insist to hold the program in the South Asian country.
Scores of Muslim and non-Muslim women worldwide wore Hijab on Friday to mark the first annual World Hijab Day on the fifth anniversary of Germany's Muslim hijab martyr
Millions of Muslims throughout the world went out of homes to celebrate Eid-al-Fitr and say prayer.
Women’s lived experience in Palestine is totally different from that in other countries. Living under siege from early years of life has given them a mixture of ordinary and resistance life.
Hundreds went to the streets in Paris on April 5 to condemn the legality of same sex marriage and adoption.
Participants in past days' streets gatherings in UK cities in celebration of former prime minister's death sang.