Thursday, 26 May, 2022
TopicMalala Yousafzai

Topic: Malala Yousafzai

Asser Malik: Cricket agent, ‘life of party’ & now husband of Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai

Asser Malik joined PCB in May 2020. Closely involved with domestic cricket in Pakistan, he previously managed local team Multan Sultans and founded an amateur cricket league franchise in 2015.

Malala is married, but Pakistanis are perplexed. They’re asking about the Vogue interview

From ‘Pakistani mother pressure’ to 'becoming a cricketing royalty', the news of Malala's nikkah has drawn mixed responses from the Internet.

Nobel laureate and activist Malala Yousafzai gets married in Birmingham

Sharing pictures on Twitter, Malala said she and Asser Malik tied the knot at a nikkah ceremony at home in Birmingham.

Pakistan is outraging over a Malala photo in Class 7 book and a ‘shameful’ ODI defeat

Our prolific feature about Pakistan’s fascinating politics, economy, society, culture, cricket, fashion and more — stories beyond the routine headlines.

Pakistan seizes textbook for printing Malala’s picture in list of important personalities

The Punjab Curriculum & Textbook Board also confiscated a book published by Oxford University Press for printing Malala's picture alongside that of military officer Maj Aziz Bhatti.

Pakistan student who survived 2014 army school attack elected Oxford Union treasurer

Ahmad Nawaz was 14 when Taliban gunmen stormed his school — Army Public School Peshawar — and opened fire on students. His younger brother was among 141 people killed in the attack.

For some in Pakistan, Malala is actually Jane from Hungary. Just like Trump is a Pakistani

From Malala Yousafzai to Abdus Salam, there is special hate in store for Nobel Prize winners in Pakistan.

Malala Yousafzai on British Vogue cover & Pakistan’s first-ever military reality show

Our prolific feature about Pakistan’s fascinating politics, economy, society, culture, cricket, fashion and more — stories beyond the routine headlines.

First woman journalist in Pakistan’s Swat says press club denied membership due to gender

Shaista Hakim alleges that her journalistic credentials of 9 years were never acknowledged by the local journalistic community in Swat because she is a woman.

Peshawar school massacre victims’ parents move court over mastermind Taliban leader’s escape

Ehsanullah Ehsan, a former spokesperson of Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan, had masterminded the attack on Peshawar Army Public School and shot at Malala Yousafzai.

On Camera

YourTurn

US President Joe Biden speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on 16 August 2021. Biden defended his decision to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan | Samuel Corum | Bloomberg

US blames failure to shut Pakistan border for Afghan defeat. India, please take note

The US could have used its coercive resources to compel Pakistan to shut down the Taliban’s transborder sanctuaries. It chose not to—costing its victory.
Vendors at a store selling edible oils at Begum Bazaar in Hyderabad, India| Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

Modi govt to allow duty-free import of soybean, sunflower oil, cool surging prices

The government will permit purchases of 2 million tons each of the two vegetable oils per annum this fiscal year and the next, according to a notification by the finance ministry.

Defence

Naval helicopters | Representational image | indiannavy.nic.in

What’s Combined Military Forces-Bahrain? US-backed coalition India joined on Quad sidelines

India is 35th member of the maritime counterterrorism partnership that also includes Pakistan, Australia, Bahrain, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany and Greece, among others.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.
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