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  1. News - World - CAMPAIGNING

    Father of shot Malala says Taliban must accept peace talks

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Shot girl's father says Taliban cause is lost The father of the Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, shot for campaigning for girls' education, said yesterday that the Taliban were fighting a lost cause and must accept peace talks. Ziauddin Yousafzai, accepting the Simone de Beauvoir Prize for Women's Freedom on behalf of his ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Pakistani girl Malala discharged from British hospital

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 06:01pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London The Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban as punishment for campaigning for girls’ education has been discharged from the British hospital ... as an inpatient yesterday (3 January 2012) to continue her rehabilitation at her family’s temporary home in the West Midlands,” its statement said. “The 15-year-old, who was shot by the Taliban ...

  3. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Shot Pakistani schoolgirl Malala to pen life story

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 09:37pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Malala Yousafzai, the teenage girl shot by the Taliban for promoting girls’ education, is to tell her life story in a book due out later this year, ... It is their basic right.” The deal is reportedly worth £2 million (HK$23.5 million). Malala was shot at point-blank range by a Taliban gunman as her school bus travelled through northwest Pakistan’s Swat ...

  4. News - Asia - CHILDREN'S RIGHTS

    Malala Yousafzai leaves hospital after successful surgery

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London The Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban will now recover at her temporary home in Britain Malala leaves hospital after surgery Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, has been discharged from hospital in Britain after successful surgery, her doctors said yesterday. The Queen Elizabeth ...

  5. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan policewomen suffer sexual abuse at work

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 08:55pm by AFP

    ... by Taliban insurgents or by others in the conservative Islamic nation opposed to the concept of women police. “As the number of women in the police force has risen, so have the allegations by female ... still suffer from domestic violence and other abuse 12 years after the fall of the Taliban, which banned them from attending school or any form of public activity during their 1996-2001 rule. ...



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