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First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

NATIONAL - Man chops off wife’s foot in Swat

SWAT - In another incident of violence against women, a man chopped off foot of his 20-year-old wife at Manglawar area of Swat Valley.According to details, one Gowhar Ali chopped off the right foot of his spouse Shabnam on October 5. The wounded Shabnam ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - 15 hours ago]
Entities: jirga, Swat Valley, Violence
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Pakistan girls’ struggle for education

By using this site you agree to the use of cookies for analytics, personalised content and ads.Malala Yousafzai's struggle for girls to be educated in Pakistan led to her being shot and nearly killed by the Taliban two years ago. Her efforts were recognized ... [Published Auto.ru.msn.com - Oct 22 2014]
Entities: Pakistan, Education, Taliban
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Malala says she will return to Pakistan soon

Nobel Peace Prize winner says she will spend the prize money on educat­ion for Pakist­ani childr­enMalala Yousufzai. PHOTO: AFPISLAMABAD:  Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai said on Wednesday that she will return to Pakistan soon and visit her ... [Published The Express Tribune - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Malala Yousafzai: Courage in the face of adversity

JENNY DeHUFF, Daily News Staff Writer dehuffj@phillynews.com , 215-854-5218 Posted: Wednesday, October 22, 2014, 3:01 AMSHE HAS accomplished more in her 17 years than most will in an entire lifetime, and last night, Malala Yousafzai was honored with ... [Published Philly.com - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Malala Advises Obama to Fight Terror with Education Not Drones

Malala Yousafzai recently told US President Barack Obama to swap guns for textbooks.(Reuters)Days after winning the Nobel peace prize, Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai told a gathering at the Forbes Under 30 summit of how she recently advised US President ... [Published International Business Times UK - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala wins over audience at Forbes Under 30 Summit

Maria Panaritis, Inquirer Staff WriterPosted:Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 9:13 PMMalala Yousafzai held a ballroom full of people rapt Tuesday as she spoke about her remarkable life. But do not think for a moment that the 17-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner ... [Published Philly.com - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Fear of failure

One reason why we see no excell­ence in politi­cs, govern­ance, media, other sphere­s of life, these days, is fearThe writer is an Islamabad-based senior journalist and former director general of the Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation. He tweets as @m ... [Published The Express Tribune - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

NATIONAL - Mild earthquake jolts Swat Valley

SWAT - An earthquake of mild intensity on Sunday night jolted Swat Valley and adjoining areas, however, no casualty has been reported so far. According to details, an earthquake measuring 5.1 on Richter scale rattled Swat. The epicentre of the tremor ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

NATIONAL - Another Swat girl gets peace award

SWAT - Another girl of Swat Valley - Neelam Ibrar Chattan -  has won the European Union - Paiman Trust Gold Award in recognition of her tireless efforts for peace.Born in 1994 at Saidu Sharif, Swat district, Neelam is studying at the Government Girls ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

A girl’s daddy

When Ziauddin said he was lucky to be known by his daughter, he sent a message out to our son-obsessed subcontinent. Javed Anand salutes the man in a tribute inspired by 'I Am Malala'The family is too poor to afford a hospital so she is born at home in ... [Published Times of India - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

Being Inspired by Malala Yousafzai

OCT 17 -A young, courageous education campaigner left many people wondering how she could be so bold for standing up for girls’ education and demanding educational rights from the early age of 11 . At that age, she blogged anonymously for the BBC Urdu ... [Published Kathmandu Post - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

She is Malala, the Newest Nobel Laureate

by Kristen Bryfogle“Malala” is the name on everyone’s tongue, as she won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize on Oct. 10 for her efforts to increase children’s education in Pakistan and around the world. At age 17, Malala Yousafzai is the youngest to win the Nobel ... [Published The Montclarion - Oct 16 2014]

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She won the prize for her "courage and resilience in the face of adversity and for serving as a powerful voice for those who have been denied their basic human rights and liberties" , said the National Constitution Centre (NCC), US
"Brothers and sisters, tonight I speak for those with no voice. I speak for every child whose right to an education has been neglected. I speak for every girl who has been robbed of her right to a safe and quality education" she said
About the NobelNobel prize, she said, "It gives hope to many young children and many young people that their work is appreciated, and that what they are doing for the cause of education matters."
"I told her, 'Can you come to our school personally, so other girls can be inspired?' " said Ebtisam Bibi, 17, who with three other cousins from Pakistan traveled in all-black burkas from Philadelphia High School for Girls to meet Yousafzai...

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Meet Malala [Published Manila Bulletin - 1 hour ago]
Malala Yousafzai : Modern Day Saint & Purveyor ... [Published Examiner.com - 11 hours ago]
NATIONAL - Malala receives Liberty Medal [Published The Nation Pakistan - 15 hours ago]
NATIONAL - Man chops off wife’s foot in Swat [Published The Nation Pakistan - 15 hours ago]
Malala due to meet Canadian PM [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - 20 hours ago]
Malala says she will return to Pakistan soon [Published The Express Tribune - Oct 22 2014]
After Nobel prize, US Liberty Medal bestowed on... [Published Oneindia - Oct 22 2014]
Malala Yousafzai: Courage in the face of adversity [Published Philly.com - Oct 22 2014]
Harper to commit funding to Malala Yousafzai’s ... [Published Globe and Mail - Oct 22 2014]
Malala Advises Obama to Fight Terror with Educa... [Published International Business Times UK - Oct 22 2014]
Pakistan girls’ struggle for education [Published Auto.ru.msn.com - Oct 22 2014]
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala wins over audie... [Published Philly.com - Oct 22 2014]
MAY: 'Homeland' under attack [Published Washington Times - Oct 22 2014]
Fear of failure [Published The Express Tribune - Oct 21 2014]
Letter to the editor: Malala, Mortenson working... [Published Bozeman Daily Chronicle - Oct 21 2014]
New North Charleston Boeing 787 Dreamliner flie... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 21 2014]
Malala Shows Path to Peace [Published New Indian Express - Oct 21 2014]
Talk of N-hazards in Kashmir clashes [Published DAWN Group - Oct 21 2014]
Five things that happened over Fall Break [Published The Student Printz - Oct 20 2014]
Peace, pride, practise [Published The Week - Oct 20 2014]
Nobel Peace Prize winners are beacons for progr... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 20 2014]
NATIONAL - Another Swat girl gets peace award [Published The Nation Pakistan - Oct 20 2014]
NATIONAL - Mild earthquake jolts Swat Valley [Published The Nation Pakistan - Oct 20 2014]
Standing Tall [Published New Indian Express - Oct 20 2014]
Malala earns no respect at home? : October 20, ... [Published Daily Times - Oct 19 2014]
Child rights activists Malala of Pakistan, Kail... [Published Squamish Chief - Oct 19 2014]
A girl’s daddy [Published Times of India - Oct 19 2014]
Pakistan, Afghanistan to hold crucial talks today [Published Business Recorder - Oct 19 2014]
Pakistani community in UAE to celebrate Malala’... [Published The Gulf Today - Oct 18 2014]
What makes a Nobel Peace Prize laureate? 11 min... [Published Statesman Journal - Oct 18 2014]
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Barbara Bush: Why Malala Gives Me Hope [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - Oct 13 2014]
Five years ago, Malala Yousafzai was a twelve-year-old schoolgirl reporting about life under the Taliban after they took control of her home region in Pakistan’s Swat Valley. She described her longing for an education after the Taliban closed her school ...
Barbara Bush: Why Malala Gives Me Hope [Published TIME.com - Oct 13 2014]
Five years ago, Malala Yousafzai was a twelve-year-old schoolgirl reporting about life under the Taliban after they took control of her home region in Pakistan’s Swat Valley. She described her longing for an education after the Taliban closed her school ...
Education Advocate Malala Yousafzai Named Young... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Oct 13 2014]
Andrew Burton/Getty Images On Friday the youngest ever recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize was named when Malala Yousafzai, a 17-year-old Pakistani activist, was awarded the prize. Yousafzai received the prize jointly with Kailash Satyarthi, 60, an ...
In Malala Yousafzai’s Home Town, Calls for Her ... [Published WSJ.com: India Real Time - Oct 13 2014]
Malala Yousafzai ’s Peace Nobel sparked a careful celebration in her hometown here in Pakistan’s picturesque Swat Valley, where the Taliban no longer impose their harsh rule but the fear of extremists remains. ...
Peace Profile: Malala, a Heroine Resurrected [Published The Metta Center - Oct 12 2014]
by: Pallavi Vishwanath   Video: Malala Day video tells the #StrongerThan story through children’s voices  Many people in history have been met by violence due to their courage, even fewer though, are 15. Malala Yousafazai is not your typical ...
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