Pakistan Taliban

The Bizarre Spectacle of the Pakistan's Negotiations with the Taliban

Murtaza Hussain | Posted 26.04.2014 | UK Politics
Murtaza Hussain

Perhaps the greatest folly of all is the belief that negotiations can actually lead to a durable and lasting peace with the Taliban. Past agreements have quickly collapsed due to the organization's military expansionism and desire to expand their writ all over Pakistan; something they make no secret of even today.

Thank you, Malala

Karen Ruimy | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Ruimy

Today, on the International Day of the Girl Child, I will speak to my 13 year old daughter and I will tell her about your amazing story. I will tell her how your actions, your blog and your use of social media brought the plight of you and your sisters to the world.

'Dear Malala, This Is Why We Shot You'

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK

A senior Pakistan Taliban leader has written to Malala Yousafzai explaining why she was shot and expressing regret that the attempted assassination ev...

Britain's Students Need to Learn From Malala

Freya Bromley | Posted 10.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Freya Bromley

Malala spoke about the threat of the Taliban on a Pakistani talk show, "Even if they come to kill me, I will tell them what they are trying to do is wrong, that education is our basic right ... If a Talib is coming, I will pull off my sandal and slap him on the face." These words from a 16 year-old-girl put the hundreds of tardy teenagers who cannot bring themselves to get out of bed for school to shame.

Malala Yousafzai and the White Saviour Complex

Assed Baig | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Politics
Assed Baig

There is no justifying the brutal actions of the Taliban or the denial of the universal right to education, however there is a deeper more historic narrative that is taking place here. This is a story of a native girl being saved by the white man.

Controversial Pakistani Leader Sent Letter To Tony Blair

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.07.2013 | UK

The British government has confirmed the existence of a letter from Altaf Hussain to Tony Blair in which the controversial Muttahida Qaumi Movement (M...

Joyful Reunion for Malala

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK

A picture is worth a thousand words - and the images of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot by the Taliban, as she is reunited with her li...

'Show The Sportsman's Spirit,' Defeated Khan Urged By Victorious Opponent

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK

Former Pakistan cricket captain Imran Khan has been urged by his opponent to drop his claim to be prime minister after last week's general election. ...

Reading for a Better Future

Alam Ghafoor | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK
Alam Ghafoor

Education is the cornerstone of an equal and sustainable community . By providing children access to a solid education, they not only become literate and numerate they acquire life skills that equip them as valuable contributing members of their community . An educated child becomes an empowered adult.

Pakistani Taliban: 'We Will Kill Americans But We Are Not Involved In Boston'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK

The Pakistani Taliban has denied any involvement in the Boston marathon bombings saying: "Wherever we find Americans we will kill them, but we don't h...

'God Has Given Me A New Life'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK

The Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban has spoken of being given "a new life" to serve the people who have prayed for her, in a vide...

Malala Leaves Hospital Four Months After Being Shot In The Head

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.01.2013 | UK

The Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot in the head by the Taliban has been released from hospital in Birmingham, four months after the attack took plac...

More Surgery Planned For Malala Yousafzai

PA | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK

A 15-year-old girl shot in the head by the Taliban will undergo reconstructive surgery in the next month, her doctors say. Malala Yousafzai was sho...

Killings Force UN To Pull Polio Workers Out Of Pakistan

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

The United Nations has pulled all its staff on a Polio eradication campaign in Pakistan out of the country after two more workers were killed on Wedne...

Malala: Thank You For Helping Me 'Survive And Stay Strong'

PA | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK

A 15-year-old girl who was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman in Pakistan has thanked people around the world for their inspiring and humbling suppo...

Malala: The Family's Answer to Bullets is Books

Penny Marshall | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Penny Marshall

Seeing parents visit their sick child in hospital always reminds us all of how fragile life can be. But as the parents of 15-year-old Malala Yousoufzai visit their daughter I am also reminded of how strong the human spirit can be.

Have Police Caught The Gunmen Who Shot Malala?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK

Nine people are being questioned by police in connection with the shooting of the 14-year-old blogger Malala Yousufzai, who was attacked in Pakistan ...

First Picture Of Malala Yousafzai Since She Was Shot In The Head By The Taliban

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

This is the first picture of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai since she was shot in the head by the Taliban. The bullet that struck the 14-ye...

Taliban Bullet 'Grazed Malala's Brain' Doctor Reveals

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

A bullet that struck Malala Yousafzai, the 14-year-old Pakistani schoolgirl, has "grazed" her brain and caused physical damage to it, doctors have con...

Malala 'Responding Well To Treatment'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK

A 14-year-old schoolgirl who was shot in the head by Taliban gunmen in Pakistan is responding well to treatment, hospital officials have said. More...

Vigil Held For Schoolgirl Shot In THe Head By The Taliban

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK

A vigil for the Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by Taliban gunmen was held in Birmingham city centre on Thursday. Malala Yousafzai is being t...

Vigil To Be Held For Schoolgirl Shot In THe Head By The Taliban

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK

A vigil will be held today for the Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by Taliban gunmen. Malala Yousafzai is being treated at Birmingham's Queen...

Taliban Claim Media Coverage Of Malala Yousafzai Shooting Is...

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK

The Pakistani Taliban (TTP) has lashed out at media coverage of the shooting of Malala Yousafzai, claiming the criticism has been 'biased'. The TTP...

Police Deny Arrests Made At Hospital Treating Malala

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK

West Midlands Police has denied reports of an attempt to breach security surrounding Malala Yousafzai at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, after a ...

Malala Has Chance Of Making A 'Good Recovery'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK

The 14-year-old schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban and flown to a British hospital for treatment spent a "stable" night in hospital and has a ...