Build Schools, Not Tanks, Pleads Malala Yousufzai

Malala Yousufzai received the Nobel Peace Prize, as the youngest ever laureate, sharing her award with Indian child rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi. “A young girl and a somewhat older man, one from Pakistan and one from India, one Muslim, the other Hindu; both symbols of what the world needs: more unity and fraternity between the nations,” Thorbjoern Jagl­and, chairman of the Norwegian Nobel committee, said at the ceremony in Oslo, the capital of Norway. Malala, who described herself as the “first recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize who still fights with her younger brothers”, triggered not only applause but also frequent outbursts of laughter during her speech. Read More


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