MALALA YOUSUFZAI

  • Satyarthi has fought for 30 years: President Bachpan Bachao Andolan December 11, 2014

    India's Kailash Satyarthi received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 on Wednesday, sharing it with Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai, the youngest ever Nobel laureate, for their work on promoting child rights in the troubled sub-continent, where millions are deprived of their childhood and education. ...
  • World View: Pakistan teenage activist Malala misses Nobel Peace Prize October 11, 2013

    The Pakistani girl who was shot in the head by the Taliban last October for advocating education for girls missed the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, the body overseeing Syrian chemical weapons destruction, has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2013. ...
  • I hope to become Pakistan's PM one day: Malala Youzafzai October 11, 2013

    Pakistani activist Malala Youzafzai who was a prime contender for the Nobel Peace Prize 2013 said that even though she thinks she hasn't done much to win the Nobel, she does hope to be Pakistan's PM one day. ...
  • Malala says it's an honour to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize October 11, 2013

    Pakistani activist Malala Yousufzai who is a front runner for the Nobel Peace Prize that will be announced on Friday said that it's an honor to be nominated. "I'm really happy to be nominated and it seems like people nominated me and people from all over the world, from America,...
  • Will respond to violence with kindness, Malala Yousufzai October 10, 2013

    Pakistani teen activist Malala Yousufzai who is one of the prime contenders for the Nobel Peace Prize to be announced on Friday appeared on the US TV program 'The Daily Show' with Jon Stewart where she said that she will respond to violence with reason and kindness. ...
  • Pakistan teen activist Malala returns to school in UK March 20, 2013

    Pakistan's women's rights icon Malala Yousufzai returns to school in Birmingham months after being shot by the Taliban. ...
  • ExBritish PM Gordon Brown shows support for Malala November 10, 2012

    Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is heading to Pakistan with an international message of support for Malala Yousafzai and many more brave girls like her. Brown has said November 10, a month after Yousafzai was shot at by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education in Pakistan, has been declared...
  • Malala able to stand, thanks supporters: Doctors October 20, 2012

    Fourteenyearold Malala Yousafzai continues to recover in the UK. Doctors say that the young activist is now able to stand up with help and can communicate by writing. Malala was shot in the head and shoulder earlier this month by the Taliban in Pakistan for speaking out against them. Malala was...
  • Pak announces $ 1 million bounty on Malala's shooter October 16, 2012

    Pakistani teenage rights activist who was shot at by TehrikeTaliban Pakistan, Malala Yousufzai, has been sent to Britain for further treatment, according to reports. Malala was shot in the head by the Taliban last week for speaking out against them. An air ambulance had arrived at Benazir Bhutto International Airport in Islamabad...
  • Pakistan prays for recovery of Malala Yousufzai October 13, 2012

    Fourteenyearold Pakistani activist Malala Yousufzai is still fighting for her life after being shot by the Taliban. Doctors say the next several days will be key in determining what happens next. Malala was targeted by the Taliban because she has stood up for the rights of women and girls in...
  • Pak: Fatwa issued against Malala's attacker October 13, 2012

    More than 50 clerics associated with the Sunni Ittehad Council and a former Pakistani minister have joined hands against the Taliban and issued a fatwa that declared the attempted assassination of the teenage activist as "unIslamic". A spokesman for the Taliban's Swat Valley chapter says its leadership had decided two...
  • Pak activist shot: Is the Taliban more powerful than Pak govt now? October 12, 2012

    The shooting of Malala Yousufzai on Tuesday in the volatile Swat Valley horrified Pakistanis across the spectrum. ...
  • Kayani meets Malala, doctors say her condition stabilising October 12, 2012

    A 14yearold girl who risked her life so she and her peers could attend school in Pakistan's Swat Valley is recovering from a gunshot wound has been moved to a military hospital in Rawalpindi. Doctors say Malala Yousufzai's condition is now stable. While doctors have removed the bullet from her head...
  • If Malala survives this time, she won't next time: Taliban October 11, 2012

    Doctors have successfully removed the bullet lodged in the head of Malala Yousufzai, the 14yearold activist who was shot by the Taliban on Tuesday. Malala is said to be out of danger and stable. Scores of people, mostly women, have been holding rallies to pray for the girl who spoke...
  • Pak activist shot: Is the Taliban more powerful than Pak govt now? October 11, 2012

    The shooting of Malala Yousufzai on Tuesday in Mingora in the volatile Swat Valley horrified Pakistanis across the religious, political and ethnic spectrum. Many in the country hoped the attack and the outrage it has sparked will be a turning point in Pakistan's longrunning battle against the Taliban. Is Taliban...
  • People need me to speak out,: Malala Yousafzai October 11, 2012

    In a neverbeforeseen interview with CNN's Reza Sayah in 2011, Malala Yousafzai explained why she decided to stand up against the Taliban. The 14yearold activist was shot by the Taliban on Tuesday. Malala is said to be out of danger and stable. Meanwhile, scores of people mostly women have...