MALALA YOUSAFZAI

  • PM Modi among Time magazine's 'Person of the Year' contenders 6 days ago

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is among 50 global leaders, business chiefs and pop icons named as contenders by Time magazine for its annual 'Person of the Year' honour. The Time 'Person of the Year 2014' will be announced next month and the publication said the title will be...
  • Watch: 'One is from Pakistan. One is from India. But we need to fight for the rights of every human being': Malala Yousafzai's powerful Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech October 15, 2014

    This year's Nobel Peace Prize winners - Kailash Satyarthi from Indiam and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan - are both child rights activists who have been tirelessly working to provide education to children. While Kailash Satyarthi has been rescuing children for over three decades, Malala Yousafzai is only 17 years of...
  • Malala Yousafzai among Time's most influential teens of 2014 October 14, 2014

    New York: Nobel Peace prize winner Malala Yousafzai, Obama's daughters and Joshua Wong, the face of the Hong Kong protests against China have been named by Time magazine among its list of the 25 most influential teenagers of 2014. "Teens today might have a mixed reputation, but there's no denying...
  • As India, Pakistan exchanged bullets, Nobel laureates Malala, Satyarthi congratulated one another October 14, 2014

    And the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize goes to Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai and India's Kailash Satyarthi. The announcement on October 10, 2014 -- a date that will be etched in history -- was unexpected, what to say of ironical. As the hostile neigbours in a hot-cold-tepid-warm-icy relationship since 1947 shot across...
  • Kailash Satyarthi's long road to Nobel Peace Prize October 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Within the ancient city of Madhya Pradesh's Vidisha, a crumbling structure called Choti Haveli was once home to Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi. His father, a policeman, died when he was young. He grew up with his elder brother who recalls that Kailash was always a very...
  • President Pranab Mukherjee avoids comment on Indo-Pak relations October 13, 2014

    Oslo: President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday refrained from making any comment on the Indo-Pakistan relations and said the President of India does not make any observations on any "political or controversial issues". Asked by reporters whether giving Nobel Peace Prize to Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India...
  • Kailash Satyarthi or Malala Yousafzai: Who got more views on Wikipedia? October 13, 2014

    Children's rights activists Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for campaigning for the rights of children and young people, particularly their right to education. The interest in the two personalities started to rise as soon as the announcement was made...
  • Dalai Lama congratulates Malala, Satyarthi for wining Nobel Peace Prize October 11, 2014

    Dharamsala: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Saturday congratulated Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, saying the award would serve as a reminder of the fundamental importance of education. In a missive to them, he said, "I am writing to congratulate you on your being...
  • Oh no, autocorrect! Another typo for Malala Yousafzai: Supermodel Naomi Campbell congratulates 'Malaria' for winning the Nobel Peace Prize October 11, 2014

    Twitter was still getting over Bollywood actor Jackky Bhagnani's tweet where he accidentally mentioned the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai as 'masala', when another celebrity made an epic typo. Supermodel Naomi Campbell also took to Twitter to congratulate the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai. 'Congratulations malaria on...
  • Jackky Bhagnani mentions Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai as 'masala' on Twitter, jokes on the actor haven't stopped since then October 11, 2014

    Congratulatory messages started pouring in for 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winners Kailash Satyarthi from India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan on Twitter as soon as they were declared winners. Among the many celebrities and politicians who wished them on Twitter was 'Youngistaan' actor Jackky Bhagnani. The actor wrote in a...
  • 'For me the best way to fight against terrorism - educate the next generation.': 10 inspiring quotes from the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai October 11, 2014

    Malala Yousafzai became the youngest Nobel Peace Prize Winner this year. The 17-year-old shared the prize with Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi. Malala was only 11 when she wrote about the life of girls in the Swat valley under the rule of Taliban. In October 2012, Malala was shot by...
  • Efforts of Malala, Kailash have benefited millions: John Kerry October 11, 2014

    Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry has said the efforts of Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai - recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 - to promote the rights of children have benefited millions of young people around the world. Congratulating the two for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, Kerry...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 10, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle October 10, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • UN chief hails 'greatest champions' of kids Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai October 10, 2014

    United Nations: Congratulating India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai on being awarded the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize, UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Friday applauded the two child rights activists as the world's "greatest champions" for children. "I congratulate Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi - two of the world's greatest...
  • Honoured to share the Nobel Peace Prize with Kailash Satyarthi from India: Malala Yousafzai October 10, 2014

    Birmingham: Pakistan teen activist Malala Yousafzai, who on Friday won the Nobel Peace Prize jointly with Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, called for dialogue to end the current strain in ties between the two countries. Speaking at a press conference in Birmingham, UK after the win, she said she was...
  • Nobel Peace Prize: PM Sharif hails Malala as 'Pride of Pakistan' October 10, 2014

    Islamabad: Pakistan's top leadership on Friday evening congratulated teenage girls' education activist Malala Yousafzai for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, calling her the "pride" of the country. "She is pride of Pakistan. She has made her countrymen proud. Her achievement is unparallelled and unequalled. Girls and boys of the world should...
  • Nobel Peace Prize winners Kailash Satyarthi, Malala Yousafzai call for better Indo-Pak ties October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Friday marked a momentous day in the history of India and Pakistan when two of their child rights activists - Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai, respectively - won the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize 2014. The joint award could not have come at a more opportune time. The month of...
  • Live: Pak teen activist Malala Yousafzai on her Nobel Peace Prize win October 10, 2014

    Pakistan teen activist Malala Yousafzai was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 on Friday. She won the award jointly with Indian social activist Kailash Satyarthi. The Nobel committee said Malala was being awarded for having fought for several years for the right of girls to education, and showing by example that...
  • Watch: Pak teenager Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Peace Prize winner, shares her story October 10, 2014

    The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education." Watch the 17-year-old's story. ...
  • Nobel award recognition of work done by NGOs in India, Pak: Kiran Bedi October 10, 2014

    The Nobel committee on Friday awarded the Peace Prize for 2014 to Indian social activist Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani child activist Malala Yousafzai for their work for children. ...
  • Malala Yousafzai: From bullets to Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    The 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai rose to prominence in October 2012, when the Taliban tried to kill her for advocating the equality and education of women.The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi "for their struggle against the suppression...
  • Proud that father's relentless crusade against child slavery has been recognized, says Satyarthi's daughter October 10, 2014

    Overjoyed that her father won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, Kailash Satyarthi's daughter related episodes of her father's relentless crusade against bonded labour, child marriage, and child trafficking, mentioning the numerous times when her entire family was threatened to stop working towards the freedom of children trapped in prostitution or...
  • PM Modi, Sonia Gandhi congratulate Satyarthi upon winning the Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Congratulatory messages poured in from various corners with statesmen and veteran politicians hailing the efforts of Child's Rights activist Kailash Satyarthi upon winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Satyarthi and added that the entire nation is proud of him. Modi also tweeted that Kailash...
  • Kailash Satyarthi: a trailblazer in struggle for child rights October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi gave up his job as an electrical engineer to dedicate himself to protecting and advancing child rights for over three decades now, freeing 80,000 child labourers and giving them new hope in life. It is largely due to his doggedness and zeal that...
  • I won't sit till I free every child from the clutches of slavery, says Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Expressing his gratitude after the Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize jointly to Child's Rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai, Satyarthi said that the award was a recognition of those millions of children still trapped in slavery. Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN, Satyarthi said, "I...
  • Kailash Satyarthi, the Indian child rights activist who won the 2014 Nobel peace prize October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Giving India a moment of immense pride, Child Rights Activist Kailash Satyarthi has been conferred with the prestigious Nobel peace prize. He has been declared as the joint winner along with Pakistani teen activist Malala Yousafzai. Satyarthi is the eighth Indian to win a Nobel prize. He has...
  • Teenage Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai, shot at by Taliban in 2012, wins 2014 Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education." Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai has already fought for several years...
  • India's Kailash Satyarthi, Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai joint winners of 2014 Nobel Peace Prize October 10, 2014

    Oslo: The Norwegian Nobel Committee has awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 to India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education." "Children must go to school and not be financially...
  • Malala in Nigeria, pledges to help free girls July 14, 2014

    Abuja: Pakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who survived being shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, pledged while on a trip to Nigeria to help free a group of schoolgirls abducted by Islamist militants. On Sunday, Malala met parents of the more than 200 girls who...