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Chile: More Slums in the Cities

Chile: More Slums in the Cities

In Chile, protesters are demanding better social services and President Sebastian Pinera's resignation. Millions find it difficult to make ends meet, and many are forced to live in makeshift camps and shanty towns. DW's Nicole Frohlich reports fro...
Deutsche Welle
Germany: The Nazis in my Family

Germany: The Nazis in my Family

Eighty years after the beginning of World War II, a new generation of Germans is facing the reality of what their relatives did during the Nazi era. Some young people are the first members of their families to talk openly about the feeling of shame.
Deutsche Welle
Georgia: Drumming for Reform

Georgia: Drumming for Reform

Critics say the current system favors the ruling Georgian Dream party. A first wave of protests in the summer saw 200 demonstrators injured. DW's Emily Sherwin met one of them - a young activist who has become one of the faces of the protest movem...
Deutsche Welle
China: Studying instead of Playing

China: Studying instead of Playing

For many Chinese children, time spent in school is just part of their learning. That and after-school activities and extra tuition may well add up to 12 hours. That leaves little time to play and relax.
Deutsche Welle
India: An armless boy is a great swimmer

India: An armless boy is a great swimmer

More than a dream: An Indian boy is inspiring his countrymen after being successful at swimming. But what makes Abdul Qadir's story remarkable, is that he has achieved this, despite having no arms.
Deutsche Welle
Netherlands: Floating Cow Stalls

Netherlands: Floating Cow Stalls

If you're looking for a traditional countryside barn you're in the wrong place. This one is high-tech: Floating solar cells supply it with electricity, the cows are milked by robots, and another robot collects their manure.
Deutsche Welle
Senegal: Successful family planning

Senegal: Successful family planning

West Africa has one of the highest birth rates in the world, with traditional values typically resulting in large families with lots of mouths to feed. This often means a financial burden on young couples but also affects the reproductive and over...
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India: Why many young women commit suicide

India: Why many young women commit suicide

India has a major problem around female suicide. Almost 40 percent of women who kill themselves globally live in India. This is much higher than the suicide rate for Indian men. A report published recently calls what's going on in India a public h...
Deutsche Welle
Chile: Students fight for constitutional reform

Chile: Students fight for constitutional reform

Chile has been rocked by three weeks of sometimes violent protests demanding constitutional reform and greater equality. DW met up with one student leader for whom the last few weeks have been unusually hectic.
Deutsche Welle
Ethiopia: Jews want to emigrate to Israel

Ethiopia: Jews want to emigrate to Israel

In Gondar, thousands of Ethiopians practicing Judaism have hopes of moving to Israel. They live in difficult conditions, often separated from close relatives.
Deutsche Welle
What Should Be Done To Rein In Big Tech

What Should Be Done To Rein In Big Tech

Technology giants like Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google are under an investigation for anticompetitive behavior.
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NYPD Program Offers Free Mental Health Care_Clean

With the 10th NYC police officer to die by suicide this year, the NYPD is offering its officers confidential mental health care from outside sources.
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