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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.

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Malala's father appointed UN Special Adviser

Ziauddin Yousafzai with his daughter Malala. Credit: UHB Communications

The father of a Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot by the Taliban is to become a UN Special Adviser on Global Education.

Ziauddin Yousafzai has been appointed by UN Special Envoy Gordon Brown as an adviser to assist the work of getting every child to school by the end of 2015.

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