Last Updated: Monday, December 31, 2012, 14:03
Extremists blew up an all-girls school in Pakistan`s Khyber Agency, a tribal area, leaving one person killed.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 29, 2012, 13:27
A BJP legislator in Rajasthan wants the state government to prohibit private schools from making girls wear skirts as uniform, citing it as the reason behind increased cases of sexual harassment.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 14, 2012, 14:13
Oprah Winfrey took a trip to South Africa this week to meet the first graduating class of the school for girls she had opened in 2007.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 21, 2011, 00:26
Bihar government on Tuesday decided to
use the confiscated property of `tainted` government official for a girls` boarding school.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 13, 2011, 23:29
The Taliban, who are opposed to the education of girls,
have destroyed hundreds of schools across northwest Pakistan.
Last Updated: Monday, March 14, 2011, 16:12
No casualty was reported as the building was empty at the time of the blast.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 19, 2011, 12:05
According to police, a 17-year-old student at the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls gave birth to a child this week.
Last Updated: Monday, January 17, 2011, 15:29
Asma, 25, enrolled in class 1 to fulfil her lifelong dream to be educated.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 12, 2010, 13:56
The Taliban believes modern education is not in line with Islamic scriptures.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 23, 2010, 15:56
A girls’ primary school was blown up by terrorists on the outskirts of Peshawar on Friday night, police have said.
Last Updated: Monday, April 05, 2010, 12:12
Militants blew up a girls primary school while unidentified people set fire to seven oil tankers on Monday in Pakistan`s tribal region bordering Afghanistan.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 24, 2010, 13:03
The Taliban blew up a girls` school on Sunday in northwest Pakistan, where troops are battling a militant insurgency, police said.
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