“Now it’s time to speak up!” says Pakistani education hero Malala Yousafzai at UN ‘Malala Day’

“Now it’s time to speak up!” says Pakistani education hero Malala Yousafzai at UN ‘Malala Day’

WNN Breaking (WNN) United Nations, NEW YORK, AMERICAS: On her 16th birthday bringing a message of hope, courage and fortitude to the world on ‘Malala Day’, Pakistan’s education heroine Malala Yousafzai spoke to youth attending the United Nations using words that cannot be forgotten.  “Malala Day is not my day. Today is the day for […]

[Female] Nobel Peace Nominees

[Female] Nobel Peace Nominees

Vision of Humanity – Friday, 08 March 2013 (originally published 05 Mar) A record 259 nominees are in the running for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize – 209 individuals and 50 organisations – with the laureate to be announced in October, the Nobel Institute says. The list of nominees, which is kept secret for 50 […]

Malala Yousafzai awarded in France

Malala Yousafzai awarded in France

News International – Wednesday, 16 January 2013 (originally published 09 Jan) PARIS: The Taliban are fighting a lost cause and must accept peace talks, the father of Malala Yousafzai said Wednesday, accepting a key French award for the Pakistani schoolgirl shot for campaigning for girls’ education. In an impassioned speech after accepting the Simone de […]

As arrests are made in Malala Yousufzai case human rights prevail

As arrests are made in Malala Yousufzai case human rights prevail

WNN Breaking   (WNN) Karachi, PAKISTAN: “We will not be stopped from getting an education,” said one of the girl classmates of the recently shot yet miraculously surviving, Pakistani human rights hero, Ms. Malala Yousufzai. Malala has been known throughout her region as a remarkable teenager and a highly intelligent girl who recently turned 15-years-old. […]

Christian minority women face unknown world in Pakistan

Christian minority women face unknown world in Pakistan

LYS ANZIA – WNN Features Minority girl from Sindh Province, Pakistan. Image: Alysha During the recent days of battle in the northwest region of the Swat Valley, minority groups are leaving as quickly as possible. Although the majority of religious minorities in the Swat Valley are ethnic Pushtuns, with Sunni religious beliefs, Christian minority women […]