Malala Yousafzai

  1. Malala Yousafzai celebrates birthday

    Human rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai has said she is "ready for a quarter-life crisis" after celebrating her 23rd birthday.

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    She and her family relocated to Birmingham after surviving a shot to the head by Taliban soldiers.

    She recently finished her final exams at Oxford University after studying politics, philosophy and economics.

    Tweeting on Sunday evening she thanked "everyone for all the good wishes."

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    Video caption: 'Girls should fight for their education'

    'Girls should fight for their education'

  3. Malala Yousafzai

    Everything you need to know about Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education but went on to win the Nobel Peace Prize.

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    Video caption: Malala Yousafzai: What does a Nobel Peace Prize winner do for fun?

    Whilst studying at Oxford, the Nobel Peace Prize winner has just written a book called "We Are Displaced".

  5. Malala portrait unveiled at gallery

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    The National Portrait Gallery has unveiled a portrait of Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai.

    In 2012, Ms Yousafzai was shot in the head, neck and shoulder by a Taliban fighter while travelling home from school after writing an anonymous diary about life under the extremists.

    After recovering from her near-fatal injuries, she and her family relocated to Birmingham.

    In August 2017 she accepted a place to study at Lady Margaret Hall in Oxford studying politics, philosophy, and economics.

  6. Malala Yousafzai portrait to visit Birmingham

    A photograph of Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai will be unveiled at Birmingham Museums.

    The picture is part of 50 portraits from a new collection by the National Portrait Gallery which will go to places across the UK they are closely associated with.

    Iranian-born artist and filmmaker Shirin Neshat took the photograph which shows the 21-year-old seated at a school desk with an open book.

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    Yousafzai was shot in 2012 by Taliban militants who tried to kill her for promoting girls' education.

    She was treated in hospital in Birmingham after the shooting and then went to school in the city.

  7. Pause For Thought: "One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world."

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    Video caption: Tony Miles on the necessity of education.

    Tony Miles on the necessity of education.

  8. Pause For Thought: 'Women often take a stand in a different way.'

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    Video caption: Margaret Cave on the strength found in vulnerability.

    Margaret Cave on the strength found in vulnerability.

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    Video caption: Gender pay gap: School pupils battle for equality

    Pupils at a primary school have set-up an after-school club to raise awareness of gender inequality.

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    Video caption: Malala Yousafzai: 'My focus is only working for the good'

    The Nobel Peace Prize winner talks to the BBC about abuse on social media, and whether she wants to enter politics.