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  • Militant Attacks Kill Five in North West Pakistan

    Militant Attacks Kill Five in North West Pakistan

    At least five people including three policemen were killed on Wednesday in two militant clashes near Pakistan's Swat Valley, officials said.

  • Pakistan displaced families put faith in peace talks

    Pakistan displaced families put faith in peace talks

    For Zarmata Bibi, a grandmother from Pakistan's volatile tribal areas, landmark peace talks between the government and the Taliban aimed at ending a seven-year insurgency couldn't come soon enough.

  • Grenade attack on cinema kills four in northwest Pakistan: officials

    Grenade attack on cinema kills four in northwest Pakistan: officials

    At least four people were killed and 31 wounded late on Sunday when unidentified attackers hurled two grenades at a cinema in northwest Pakistan, police and medics said.

  • Malala Yousafzai's book banned by private schools in Pakistan: report

    Malala Yousafzai's book banned by private schools in Pakistan: report

    A book by Malala Yousufzai has been banned by a federation of private schools in Pakistan, a British daily reported today.

  • Full transcript: Twilight vampires have it easier than a girl in Swat, Malala Yousafzai speaks to NDTV

    Full transcript: Twilight vampires have it easier than a girl in Swat, Malala Yousafzai speaks to NDTV

    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 ...

  • Malala Yousafzai inspires school curriculum in US

    Malala Yousafzai inspires school curriculum in US

    The 16-year-old Pakistani teen who was shot at by Taliban because she championed education for girls has inspired the development of a school curriculum encouraging advocacy.

  • Malala Yousafzai reunited with Pakistan attack schoolfriends

    Malala Yousafzai reunited with Pakistan attack schoolfriends

    Campaigning Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai was reunited on Saturday with two friends who were injured in the Taliban attempt to kill her.

  • Malala Yousafzai's hometown puts brave face on Nobel disappointment

    Friends and supporters of Malala Yousafzai in Pakistan voiced disappointment as she missed out on the Nobel Peace Prize Friday, but the Tailban said they were "delighted" at the news.

  • World cheers Malala, but Pakistanis scared to support

    World cheers Malala, but Pakistanis scared to support

    One year after a Taliban bullet tried to silence Malala Yousufzai's demand for girls' education, she has published a book and is a contender for the Nobel Peace Prize. But the militants threaten to kill her should she dare return home to Pakistan, an...

  • Don't think a woman should wear a veil in court: Malala Yousafzai

    Don't think a woman should wear a veil in court: Malala Yousafzai

    Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education says she does not think a woman should wear a veil in court or where it is necessary to show her identity.

  • Malala Yousafzai relives horror of Taliban shooting in autobiography

    Malala Yousafzai relives horror of Taliban shooting in autobiography

    Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai tells of the moment she was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education in her new autobiography out Tuesday, amid speculation that she may be about to become the youngest ever winner of the Nobel Pe...

  • 'Thank God I'm not dead': Malala Yousafzai's first thought after shooting

    'Thank God I'm not dead': Malala Yousafzai's first thought after shooting

    Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai's first thought was "Thank God I'm not dead" as she woke up terrified in British hospital after a Taliban gunman shot her in the head, according to extracts from her autobiography published in the Sunday Times ne...

  • Malala Yousafzai awarded 2013 Children's Peace Prize

    Malala Yousafzai awarded 2013 Children's Peace Prize

    Teenage activist Malala Yousafzai, shot in the head by a Taliban militant last October after campaigning for girls' right to education, has won the prestigious International Children's Peace Prize, KidsRights announced today.

  • A Taliban commander writes to Malala Yousafzai

    A Taliban commander writes to Malala Yousafzai

    A prominent Pakistani Taliban commander has written a letter to Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenage girl shot in the head by the group, expressing regrets that he didn't warn her before the assassination attempt that propelled her activism to the...

  • Malala Yousafzai invokes Mahatma Gandhi in her UN speech

    Malala Yousafzai invokes Mahatma Gandhi in her UN speech

    Pakistani teen activist Malala Yousafzai, in her first public speech at the United Nations since being shot in the head by the Taliban, has said she is inspired by Mahatama Gandhi's path of non-violence.

  • Girls throng to school in Swat as Malala Yousafzai addresses UN

    Girls throng to school in Swat as Malala Yousafzai addresses UN

    When the Pakistani Taliban shot Malala Yousafzai in the head, their message to the world was simple: girls have no right to an education and their dreams of a better future should be crushed.

  • Pakistan women challenge men in first female Jirga

    Pakistan women challenge men in first female Jirga

    When 16-year-old Tahira was murdered in a horrific acid attack last year, her poverty-stricken parents got no justice. Pakistan officials slammed the door in their faces and the police refused to listen.

  • Another anti-Taliban party leader killed in Pakistan

    A bomb blast killed a local leader of an anti-Taliban political party on Sunday in Pakistan's northwestern Swat Valley, the fourth such attack targeting members of secular-learning parties during their campaigns for next month's parliamentary electio...

  • Pakistani girls protest naming of college after Malala Yousafzai

     Pakistani girls protest naming of college after Malala Yousafzai

    Scores of students of a girls' college in the erstwhile Pakistani Taliban stronghold of Swat have protested the renaming of their institution after teenage rights activist Malala Yousafzai, saying the move could make them vulnerable to attacks by mil...

  • Who is Malala Yousafzai?

    Who is Malala Yousafzai?

    She wanted an education. To become a doctor, though lately people close to her suggested that ambition might have changed to politician. Many young girls in any part of the world share such dreams. But they are not shot in the head and neck for it. P...

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