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Malala Yousafzai, the 15-year-old Pakistani girl who survived a point-blank gun shot from a Taliban militant who opposed her pro-school activism, has signed a book deal.
The teenage Pakistani girl who was shot in the head by a Taliban member for advocating education for females is now back in school.
The Pakistani girl shot in the head at point blank range by Taliban militants who were outraged at her advocacy for girls' education was discharged from a British hospital.
In her first video statement since she was nearly killed, a Pakistani schoolgirl shot by the Taliban remained defiant in arguing for girls' education, saying Monday she would keep up the same campaign that led to her attack.
A Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot in the head by the Taliban is in stable condition after undergoing two successful operations to reconstruct her skull and restore her hearing, the British hospital treating her said Sunday.
The Pakistani teen shot by the Taliban for her advocacy of education for girls is scheduled for more surgery, according to various media reports.
A 15-year-old Pakistani girl shot in the head by the Taliban for promoting girls' education has been released from a Birmingham hospital to live with her family, doctors said Friday.
Gunmen in northwest Pakistan killed five female teachers and two aid workers Tuesday as they were driving home from work. The group's director said they may have been targeted for their anti-polio work.
Gunmen killed five female teachers and two other people on Tuesday in an ambush on a van carrying workers home from their jobs at a community center in northwest Pakistan.
The mtvU network is honoring a rap superstar who detailed his love for another man and a Pakistani girl shot for her education advocacy as its Man and Woman of the Year.
Brace for impact: Time magazine's annual search for the Person of the Year is under way, seeking the person, idea or entity that most influenced the news in 2012.
"I want to tell my story, but it will also be the story of 61 million children who can't get education," she said in a statement. "I want it to be part of the campaign to give every boy and girl the right to go to school. It is their basic right."
"I am so excited that today I have achieved my dream of going back to school," she said, in the UPI report. "I want all girls in the world to have this basic opportunity."