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How the Taliban sent more girls to school in Pakistan

The NGO set up by Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani schoolgirl who survived a Taliban attack, is paying for the education of 40 girls across the Swat Valley.

Why Pakistan’s release of Taliban might help peace

Pakistan agreed today to release some Taliban leaders from prison, saying the decision was taken ‘to support the peace and reconciliation process.’

Taliban shooting of 14-year old sparks outrage in Pakistan

Hundreds of people took to the streets to show their anti-Islamist sentiment after the Pakistani Taliban took responsibility for shooting a 14-year-old Pakistani girl in the head.