Zehra Doğan, a Kurdish journalist and artist, was sentenced to nearly three years in jail for a painting but was determined to continue sharing stories.
Research suggests that many girls and women may be suffering with autism without ever being diagnosed. The BBC World Service spoke to those affected ahead of World Autism Awareness Day.Read more
GlaxoSmithKline, the UK's biggest drugmaker, has announced that Emma Walmsley will take over as chief executive next year, making her the most powerful woman in the industry and the UK’s FTSE 100 index. BBC Business presenter Victoria Fritz profiles the woman taking charge of the £80bn firm. (Photo: Emma Walmsley / Credit: PA)
Hafida Hdoubane is one of only 10 female guides in Morocco and takes all-women groups to visit hard-to-reach communities.