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.

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Expert says president's visit will have no meaning unless there is change in Pakistan

Filmmaker, activist and author, Dr. Halla Diyab, has warned that President Zardari's trip to Birmingham will be nothing more than 'presidential protocol' if changes do not happen in Pakistan.

The Leicester-based campaigner hopes that the president's visit to meet with Malala Yousafzai will lead to gender equality in Pakistan.

Malala was shot in the face by the Taliban for her candid views on females being refuse an education.

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