World | Associated Press | Monday July 7, 2014
Authorities say a 12-year-old girl riding a scooter in a northern New Jersey neighborhood was shot and killed by a stray bullet.
World | Associated Press | Monday June 30, 2014
A Pakistani girl who survived being shot by the Taliban because she advocated education for girls has won the Liberty Medal from the National Constitution Centre in Philadelphia.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 7, 2014
Three young women fell prey to "honour killing" in Punjab province of Pakistan, days after the stoning of a 25-year-old pregnant woman in Lahore.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 27, 2014
In a suspected case of dishonour killing, a 26-year-old youth was allegedly shot dead by family members of his girlfriend here, police said today.
World | Associated Press | Thursday May 15, 2014
A British artist's portrait of a young Pakistani girl who was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education has brought in more than $100,000 at auction.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday May 14, 2014
An artist is selling his portrait of a Pakistani girl who was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education to help further her cause.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday April 21, 2014
A three-year-old girl in the US has accidentally shot and killed her two-year-old brother with a rifle, the fourth such incident in the country this month involving children.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 18, 2014
A popular cheerleader was shot dead during a prank after the father of a classmate opened fire on a car full of teenagers in the US state of Arkansas, local media reported.
World | Reuters | Tuesday December 24, 2013
A 14-year-old Colorado girl mistaken for a burglar was shot and killed by her stepfather early on Monday morning at the home they shared, police said.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 21, 2013
A 22-year-old Colorado man posted photos of himself and his 19-month-old daughter, and messages to the toddler's mother, on Facebook before he shot the girl dead and turned the gun on himself, police said on Wednesday.
India | NDTV.com | Monday October 21, 2013
NDTV is the first Indian network to interview Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teen who was shot by the Taliban, and has become an international icon of courage and an advocate of education for girls. She spoke in London to NDTV's Group Editor Barkha ...
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 11, 2013
Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai has become a formidable force for rights in the year since the Taliban shot her, but an equally formidable public relations operation has helped her spread her message.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 5, 2013
Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' schooling, added another award to a growing list on Friday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 26, 2013
A 20-year-old girl was allegedly shot at by an engineering student with an air gun at Rajiv Nagar in Begumpur area of outer Delhi, police said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 9, 2013
In a freak accident, an 18-year-old Indian-origin girl was killed in the US when she jumped out of a closet to surprise a friend, who shot her thinking she was an intruder.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 8, 2013
A man on Sunday shot and injured the father of a girl who rejected his proposal, police said. He also attacked and injured the girl's mother with a stick.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday September 6, 2013
A 22-year-old girl was allegedly shot dead in Panchenda village of Muzaffarnagar after she refused to marry man, police said today.
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Friday September 6, 2013
"The way I fought against Taliban, every girl, every woman should fight too" - Indian author Sushmita Banerjee had uttered these words nearly a decade ago. The writer, famous for her memoir about her dramatic escape from the Taliban, was shot dead in...
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday September 4, 2013
A young school girl is in hospital in Lucknow after a man who was allegedly in love with her shot her in the stomach in her classroom, before killing himself.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 8, 2013
A 22-year-old man allegedly shot dead father of a girl after he objected to eve-teasing. Later, in retaliation, the accused was beaten to death by locals at a village in Ghaziabad, police said.