Cambodian girls defy gender barriers to excel in technology
The Cambodian government has begun an initiative aimed at encouraging young women to study science and technology. The goal is for more women to become the future leaders in the country's growing IT sector.
Direct talks with Taliban US exploring all avenues State Department tells DW
The Trump administration is "exploring all avenues" and is in "close consultation" with the Afghan government to advance the peace process, a State Department spokesperson told DW. Anwar Iqbal reports from Washington.
German-Pakistani relations on sensitive diplomatic footing
Germany is an important partner and source of aid to Pakistan. However, even as officials in Berlin are wary of the Pakistani military's political power ahead of the July 25 elections, criticism has proven difficult.
Thai soccer team rescued from cave speaks to media for first time
The world has heard from a Thai soccer team and their coach for the first time since their rescue from a flooded cave. The boys were trapped for more than two weeks before being saved in a risky rescue operation.
Teslas Elon Musk apologizes for pedo comment on Thai cave rescuer
Tesla boss Elon Musk has apologized to British caver Vern Unsworth for comments he made while several Thai boys were being rescued from a cave. Unsworth might still pursue legal action against the entrepreneur.