After years of dignified service, Sri Sri has suddenly stepped into a controversial territory. He has been veering from the spiritual to the political
A senior Taliban commander, wanted in connection with an assassination bid on Malala Yousufzai's life, has been found using networking site LinkedIn, listing his skills as "jihad and journalism".
Satyarthi, who returned to India today, also pitched for the passage of the pending legislation against child labour, saying that history "won't forgive" the legislators if the Bill does not get passed.
The daughters of US President Barack Obama, entertainers, a Nobel laureate and a girl baseball player all made Time's annual list of most influential teenagers, the magazine said on Monday.
Mukherjee declined to answer questions on the awarding of the Peace Prize to India and Pakistan.
While there were hate messages being exchanged only till yesterday on Twitter from both sides of the border with the hashtags #CowardModi and #BuzdilPakistan trending, within minutes of the announcement this went through a sea change.
A portrait of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for championing education for girls, will be auctioned in New York and sales proceeds will go to Nigerian charities focused on education and advocacy for girls and women.
A ceremony to launch teenage rights activist Malala Yousufzai's book at a Pakistan university has been scrapped on the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa government's intervention on the grounds that it could not provide security for the event.
Malala Yousafzai has expressed her gratitude to Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the UAE armed forces, for standing by her during her ordeal.
The Queen and her husband, Prince Philip, invited 16-year-old Malala to a reception for Commonwealth, youth and education at Buckingham Palace, where they met and chatted for a short time.
The Norwegians famous for their neutrality did not wilt in the face of public opinion and pick Malala Yousufzai.
World Peace? Sure. The Nobel Peace prize isn't that different from Miss Universe: ephemeral, arbitrary and, ultimately, banal.
Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girl's education, spoke on Thursday of the possibility of winning this year's Nobel Peace Prize and said she might like to be Pakistan's prime minister one day
Snowden was nominated for the Sakharov Prize by the Green group in the European Parliament for what it said was his "enormous service" to human rights and European citizens when he disclosed secret US surveillance programmes.
India environmentalist Bunker Roy and Pakistan's teenage education activist Malala Yousufzai were declared winners of this year's of the prestigious 'Clinton Global Citizens Awards'.
Writer and journalist Mohammad Hanif, considered one of the foremost liberal voices in Pakistan has written a letter back to the Taliban after their strange letter to Malala Yousa
A former Pakistan Air Force member-turned Taliban commander has curiously invoked Mahatma Gandhi, Jesus and Lord Buddha in a letter to teen activist Malala Yousufzai, who was shot in the head by his outfit, asking her to return home and "use" her pen for Islam.
Adnan Rashid, a Taliban fighter wanted for an attempt to assassinate former President Pervez Musharraf, wrote a letter to Malala who was shot in the head in a militant attack last year.
Malala never asked for any of it -- the media adulation, fawning politicians, celebrity endorsements. She is not a leader fighting for freedom or a missionary with a charity to fund, far too young to make political calculations about her activism.
Wearing a pink head scarf, Yousafzai told UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and nearly 1,000 students from around the world attending a Youth Assembly at UN headquarters in New York that education was the only way to improve lives.