Malala Day of Action marked in the Midlands

Today is Malala Day - a worldwide pledge of support for Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzi - shot by the Taliban and now being treated in the Midlands.

MPs and community leaders have joined the call for equal education for girls AND boys, across the world.

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Malala reunited with friend

Malala Yousufzai, the 15-year-old girl shot in the head by the Taliban in Pakistan, has been reunited with her lifelong friend who was injured in the same attack.