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Malala Yousafzai Fast Facts –

Here’s a look at the life of education activist and Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Malala Yousafzai. Personal:Birth date: July 12, 1997 Birth place: Mingora, Swat Valley, Pakistan Father: Ziauddin Yousafzai, educator and activist Mother: Toorpekai Yousafzai Other Facts:The youngest recipient of a Nobel Peace Prize. Her name means “grief stricken.” …

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Natives and keeping Northern Areas clean

En route to Kalam valley, standing atop a restaurant balcony and gazing down at the throttling River Swat, I was once again disheartened to see heaps of garbage thrown on the slope of the mountain by the restaurant management. As usual, shopping bags, pet bottles, plastic wrappers, box cartons and …

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Martyrs Day, 13 July 1931

By Dr.Zainulabideen Looking from within, the 1931 uprising was preceded by many important developments like Shawl baaf Agitation,silk factory agitation,Kashmir committee formation, Mulki agitation, which suggest that emancipative forces were already at work in Kashmir, but according to Khalid Basheer Ahmed,the deep resentment of the masses building up as it …

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