Arts & Culture

Malala and Satyarthi receive joint Nobel

Pakistani schoolgirl shot for advocating right to education and Indian child-rights campaigner share award in Oslo.

Human Rights

Profile: Malala Yousafzai

Respected Pakistani rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner who has fought to promote schooling for girls.

Human Rights

Malala and Satyarthi awarded Nobel Prize

Pakistani 17-year-old and Indian activist share peace award for "their struggle against the suppression of children".

Inside Story

Nobel Peace Prize: recognition or politics?

Some selections in the past have raised questions on the motivations behind the committee's decisions.

Asia

Malala attack suspects held in Pakistan

Pakistan army says it has arrested 10 Taliban fighters suspected of shooting rights activist Malala Yousafzai.

Humanitarian crises

Malala urges help for abducted Nigerian girls

Pakistani rights activist visits Nigeria to draw attention to over 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by armed group Boko Haram.