Dec 3, 2013

Malala's fight for girls' education

The award of the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought to the 16-year-old Pakistani girl Malala Yousafzai is welcome, as it will promote schooling for the huge number of children worldwide who are deprived of education opportunities.

Schoolgirls pray Malala wins Nobel

| Oct 7, 2013

Schoolgirls pray Malala wins Nobel

In Malala Yousafzai’s hometown in Pakistan, school friends hope to see her win the Nobel Peace Prize this week — but they dream in secret, under pressure from a society deeply ambivalent about the teenage activist. Malala, who survived being shot by the Taliban ...

Malala returns to school in Britain

Mar 21, 2013

Malala returns to school in Britain

Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai returned to school Tuesday for the first time since October, when she was shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls’ education. The 15-year-old said she had “achieved her dream” and was looking forward to meeting new ...