Malala Yousafzai

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Pakistani Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai signs Apple TV+ deal

10 Mar 2021

Pakistani Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai signs Apple TV+ deal

Malala Yousafzai has signed a deal with Apple TV+ that will see her produce original content focused on women and children.

SRK has a special message for Suhana, on her graduation

29 Jun 2019

SRK has a special message for Suhana, on her graduation

It's a cocktail of emotions when one realizes that their children have grown up and that they have grown older with them.

Shah Rukh's 'Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa' to be remade?

26 Jun 2019

Shah Rukh's 'Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa' to be remade?

Back in the 1990s, Shah Rukh was the poster boy of romance in Bollywood.

SRK on taking time-off: Want to spend time with family

23 Jun 2019

SRK on taking time-off: Want to spend time with family

Perhaps, for the first time in his career, Shah Rukh Khan is taking some time off. Notably, King Khan has not signed any film since his last outing, Zero (2018).

Is Letterman shooting his Netflix show with SRK in India?

07 Jun 2019

Is Letterman shooting his Netflix show with SRK in India?

Shah Rukh Khan has a huge fan following across the world.

IPS officer, who cracked Nirbhaya gang-rape case, gets leadership award

11 May 2019

IPS officer, who cracked Nirbhaya gang-rape case, gets leadership award

On 17 December 2012, India woke up to a horrific crime, one which hung humanity's head in shame. A 23-year-old physiotherapy student was brutally gang-raped on a moving bus in Delhi.

Not Imran Khan, this 16-year-old has been nominated for Nobel

16 Mar 2019

Not Imran Khan, this 16-year-old has been nominated for Nobel

She is just 16 years old and she has no qualms in calling out the world leaders for not doing enough for climate change.

Pakistan: Two girls' schools burnt down by unidentified persons

08 Aug 2018

Pakistan: Two girls' schools burnt down by unidentified persons

Two more girls' schools were burnt down yesterday by unidentified persons in Pakistan's Pishin district of the Balochistan province.

Pakistan: 12 girls' schools burnt down in Gilgit-Baltistan

03 Aug 2018

Pakistan: 12 girls' schools burnt down in Gilgit-Baltistan

Twelve girls' schools have been burnt down by unidentified persons in coordinated attacks in Pakistan's restive Gilgit-Baltistan, Geo News reported, quoting police officials.

$15-30 trillion loss if girls don't finish school: World Bank

12 Jul 2018

$15-30 trillion loss if girls don't finish school: World Bank

Not educating girls or creating barriers in their school education globally costs between $15-30 trillion, the World Bank said as the UN marks "Malala Day" today.

Pakistan's most wanted terrorist killed in air-strike in Afghanistan

15 Jun 2018

Pakistan's most wanted terrorist killed in air-strike in Afghanistan

Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah has been killed in an air strike in Afghanistan, the latter confirmed today.

Pakistan divided over Malala Yousafzai visiting homeland

31 Mar 2018

Pakistan divided over Malala Yousafzai visiting homeland

Malala Yousafzai flew in a helicopter to her hometown Swat on Saturday, her first visit in five years since she was shot in the head by the Taliban in 2012 for advocating girls' education and opposing Islamist militancy.

Malala visits Pakistan for first time since she was shot

29 Mar 2018

Malala visits Pakistan for first time since she was shot

Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner, is visiting Pakistan for the first time since she was shot by Taliban militants in 2012.

New on Netflix: The must-watch shows and movies

13 Mar 2018

New on Netflix: The must-watch shows and movies

Netflix, the leader of the streaming revolution, certainly knows how to keep its subscribers hooked.

US announces $5mn-reward for information on Pakistani Taliban Chief Fazlullah

09 Mar 2018

US announces $5mn-reward for information on Pakistani Taliban Chief Fazlullah

The US has announced a $5 million award for information leading to the arrest of Afghanistan-based Maulana Fazlullah, leader of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), an outfit which carries out terrorist attacks inside Pakistan.

'PadMan' to be screened at the Oxford Union

18 Jan 2018

'PadMan' to be screened at the Oxford Union

If you thought 'PadMan' would face loses due to its clash with the most controversial movie of the year, 'Padmaavat', wait till you read about its recent feat.

Spot Harry Potter, Usain Bolt, Serena Williams in the night-sky!

14 Dec 2017

Spot Harry Potter, Usain Bolt, Serena Williams in the night-sky!

We have all read about constellations like Orion, Ursa Major, Cygnus; but astronomers have now created eight new constellations based on modern-day figures like Harry Potter (for JK Rowling), athlete Usain Bolt, tennis-star Serena Williams, Malala Yousafzai.

Priyanka Chopra gets the prestigious 'Mother Teresa Memorial' award

13 Dec 2017

Priyanka Chopra gets the prestigious 'Mother Teresa Memorial' award

Another feather in Priyanka Chopra's glorious hat, as she has been honored with this year's Mother Teresa Memorial award for social justice.

ICAN, campaign against nuclear weapons, wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

06 Oct 2017

ICAN, campaign against nuclear weapons, wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, known as ICAN, has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2017. An announcement was made today in Oslo, Norway.

Myanmar's Suu Kyi skipping UN General Assembly amid Rohingya outrage

14 Sep 2017

Myanmar's Suu Kyi skipping UN General Assembly amid Rohingya outrage

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who is facing widespread international criticism over the Rohingya crisis, will be missing next week's UN General Assembly (UNGA) session.

Malala graduates from high school, Twitter applauds her

08 Jul 2017

Malala graduates from high school, Twitter applauds her

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager who became a global face of girls education after getting shot in the head by the Taliban in 2012, recently graduated from Birmingham's Edgbaston school.

Trump administration reportedly revokes Michelle Obama's "Let Girls Learn" initiative

02 May 2017

Trump administration reportedly revokes Michelle Obama's "Let Girls Learn" initiative

US President Donald Trump's administration is reportedly revoking former First Lady Michelle Obama's signature 'Let Girls Learn' program with immediate effect.

Pakistan mob-lynching: Malala Yousafzai blames Pakistan for poor global image

16 Apr 2017

Pakistan mob-lynching: Malala Yousafzai blames Pakistan for poor global image

Pakistani Nobel Laureate and pro-education activist Malala Yousafzai condemned the recent mob lynching of Pakistani university student Mashal Khan for blasphemy.

Satyarthi's Nobel citation recovered

12 Mar 2017

Satyarthi's Nobel citation recovered

Delhi Police DCP (southeast) Romil Baaniya said authorities recovered Kailash Satyarthi's Nobel citation from a forested area near southeast Delhi's Sangam Vihar.

Satyarthi's Nobel recovered, 3 arrested

12 Feb 2017

Satyarthi's Nobel recovered, 3 arrested

Authorities have recovered the replica of the Nobel Peace Prize and other valuables that were stolen from Kailash Satyarthi's house.

May lambasts Trump's immigration order

10 Feb 2017

May lambasts Trump's immigration order

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she disagreed with US President Donald Trump's immigration policy, calling it "wrong". She clarified that Britain would not adopt a similar policy.

Vatican "concerned" about Trump's wall, travel ban

02 Feb 2017

Vatican "concerned" about Trump's wall, travel ban

The Holy See's number three, Monsignor Angelo Becciu today voiced concern over Donald Trump's executive orders of building a wall and suspending immigration.

World leaders react to Trump's controversial immigration ban

30 Jan 2017

World leaders react to Trump's controversial immigration ban

US President Donald Trump's executive order banning all refugees and migrants from seven Muslim-majority countries has sent shock-waves around the world.