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Old bloodied uniform makes Malala Yousafzai cry

Malala Yousafzai

The sight of blood-spattered school uniform she was wearing the day the Taliban shot her, made Pakistan’s teen Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai burst into tears, prompting fellow awardee India’s Kailas

Malala Yousafzai , Kailash Satyarthi receive Peace Nobel Prize

Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai display their Nobel Peace Prize— AP

Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai received the Nobel Peace Prize on Wednesday as the youngest ever laureate, sharing her award with Indian child rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi.

Malala Yousafzai vows ‘fight for every child’

Malala Yousafzai vowed Wednesday to struggle for every child’s right to go to school as she became the youngest ever Nobel laureate, sharing the Peace Prize with Indian campaigner Kailash Satyarthi.

President: India has institutional arrangements to tackle graft

President Pranab Mukherjee greets Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg in Oslo on Tuesday. 	— PTI

Emphasising that corruption undoubtedly remains a concern, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said it must be handled, controlled and eradicated through certain institutional arrangements which hav

President Pranab Mukherjee avoids comment on Indo-Pakistan relations

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday refrained from making any comment on the Indo-Pakistan relations and said the President of India does not make any observations on any “political or controversial

President Pranab Mukherejee on Scandinavia visit to boost ties

President Pranab Mukherjee arrives at the Gardermoen Airbase in Oslo, Norway, on Sunday. 	— PTI

With an aim of giving a boost to India’s relations with Scandinavian countries, President Pranab Mukherejee arrived here on Sunday on the first leg of his two-nation visit to Norway and Finland during

Edward Snowden, Pope Francis tipped for Nobel

Edward Snowden

The race for the Nobel peace prize, to be announced on Friday, has rarely been as open or unpredictable, experts say, with the pope and Edward Snowden tipped as possible winners.

Kiribati buys land as sea level rises

The President of the Pacific island state of Kiribati favours buying more land abroad after a purchase in Fiji, to secure both food supplies and perhaps a future home if rising sea levels swamp low-ly

Atlantic Ocean slows global warming


The Atlantic Ocean has masked global warming this century by soaking up vast amounts of heat from the atmosphere in a shift likely to reverse from around 2030 and spur fast temperature rises, scientis

Ever since the Bharatiya Janata Party’s poster woman, Smriti Irani, has been made the Union human resources development minister, she has been embroiled in controversies.

India’s retail sector is a potpourri of formats.