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Gul Makai first look coincides with Malala Yousafzai's birthday—Watch

Titled 'Gul Makai', the film captures the struggles faced by the 17-year-old brave girl Malala.

Jul 12, 2018, 15:52 PM IST

'Never been so happy' - Nobel winner Malala in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai says she has pined for her home in Pakistan`s picturesque Swat Valley, even as she recalled two years living in fear under the Taliban`s harsh interpretation of Islamic law.

Mar 31, 2018, 13:09 PM IST

Malala visits native Swat Valley amid tight security | In Pics

Malala visits native Swat Valley amid tight security 

Mar 31, 2018, 13:05 PM IST

Special screening of 'PadMan' for Malala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai had expressed her solidarity with the message of menstrual hygiene in R. Balkis latest directorial "Pad Man". Plans are afoot to show the film to the Nobel Peace Prize winner, says the director.

Feb 15, 2018, 19:41 PM IST

2012 attack on Malala was scripted: Pak woman lawmaker

Mussarat Ahmadzeb, a member of parliament from Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, said that the entire saga of Malala writing for BBC and later the attack were part of a plan.

May 22, 2017, 23:26 PM IST

DNA: Today in History, December 10

Know all the historical events that happened on December 10 in this episode of DNA.

Dec 11, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

Malala Yousafzai addresses crowd after receiving Nobel Peace Prize

Pakistani Braveheart Malala Yousafzai addresses the crowd after receiving Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo City Hall.

Dec 10, 2014, 20:34 PM IST

Malala urges Pakistani children to fight for education

Pakistani education campaigner Malala Yousafzai, the youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize winner, urged children in her homeland Tuesday to stand up for their right to go to school.

Nov 18, 2014, 20:43 PM IST

Despite Nobel win, Pakistan's Malala hated by many at home

Malala Yousafzai may have won the Nobel Peace Prize, but she remains an object of hate for many Pakistanis who view her as a Western agent on a mission to shame her country.

Oct 16, 2014, 03:24 AM IST

Pakistani women hope for change after Malala Nobel win

Saima Bibi was just 13 when she was married off to settle a debt of honour, a common custom in Pakistan`s northwest Swat Valley where Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai grew up.

Oct 12, 2014, 11:54 AM IST

DNA: Clean India Campaign makes broomstick makers' business prosper

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Clean India Campaign gives the broomstick business a new high.

Oct 10, 2014, 13:40 PM IST

Malala nominated for `Children`s Nobel Prize`

Pakistani teenage rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who survived a Taliban assassination attempt in 2012, is among three persons nominated for an award known as the "Children`s Nobel Prize".

Feb 08, 2014, 17:12 PM IST

Malala meets Queen, talks about importance of education

Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousafzai, who survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban, on Friday met Queen Elizabeth II and spoke about the importance of education.

Oct 18, 2013, 20:38 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif says Malala is Pakistan`s pride

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said Malala Yousafzai, the education activist who was targeted by Taliban last year, is pride of the nation.

Oct 12, 2013, 14:29 PM IST

Nicole Scherzinger struggles to answer questions on Malala

Nicole Scherzinger struggled to answer a reporter`s question on the brave Pakistani schoolgirl, Malala, who was shot in the head by the Taliban.

Oct 12, 2013, 12:24 PM IST

Pakistan showers praise on Malala despite Nobel miss

From top politicians to commoners, almost everyone in Pakistan on Friday showered accolades on Malala Yousafzai as they expressed disappointment at the teenage rights activist not winning the Nobel Peace Prize.

Oct 11, 2013, 20:12 PM IST

Malala has done `nothing` to earn rights prize: Taliban

The Pakistani Taliban on Thursday said teenage activist Malala Yousafzai had done "nothing" to deserve a prestigious EU rights award and vowed to try again to kill her.

Oct 10, 2013, 19:48 PM IST

Malala wins top EU human rights award

Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousafzai was on Thursday honoured with European Parliament`s top Sakharov human rights award in recognition of her courageous fight for girls` education which angered the Taliban who attempted to assassinate her last year.

Oct 10, 2013, 17:35 PM IST

Malala’s friends back to school

Malala is currently undergoing treatment in Britain and recovering. The Taliban said they had targeted her for "promoting secularism".

Nov 22, 2012, 12:13 PM IST

We can`t sit as our children are attacked: Zardari

People across Pakistan Saturday observed a UN-backed "Day of action for Malala Yousufzai" to pay tribute to the teenage rights campaigner.

Nov 10, 2012, 22:53 PM IST