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Malala Yousufzal

Malala Yousufzal Speaks Publicly for the First Time Since Taliban Attack

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Malala Yousufzal speaks for the first time since being shot by the Taliban in the head for promoting womens’ education.

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Hadia Tajik

29-Year-Old Pakistani Woman Becomes First Muslim Minister in the Norwegian Cabinet

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Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg appointed 29-year-old Hadia Tajik as the country’s youngest and first ever Muslim Norwegian Cabinet.

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Dinesh D’Souza’s Anti-Obama Film Sparks Both Outrage and Praise

Indian-American conservative Dinesh D’Souza’s new film 2016: Obama’s America has generated as much praise as fury after being released in more select theaters last weekend.

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Photo Courtesty of Imran Ali Malik

NYC Street Art – Benazir Bhutto Holding a Piggy Bank

We couldn’t help posting this picture of street art in New York City.

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Photo courtesy of Muslims for Life

Remembering 9/11 Blood Drive

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To honor the victims of 9/11, the Ahmadiyya Muslim community is holding its second annual “Muslims for Life” blood drive at the Red Cross Headquarters on 49th Street.

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Revtash Kumar

Son of Hindu Pakistani Shoemaker gets Awarded 500,000 Rupees for Acing Exams

If you’re Revtash Kumar, it’s your lucky week. Kumar, the son of a Hindu shoemaker in a predominantly Muslim Pakistan, was forced to drop out of school despite scoring the top score in the country for his matriculation exams (tenth grade).

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Eastern Toybox

Picture of the Day: Pakistani Truck Made of out Legos

Don’t you wish you had one of these as part of your lego collection?

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Final Product

What You Didn’t Know About The Pakistan Bangle Industry

The bangel industry in India and Pakistan flourishes every year as millions of girls shop for the iconic bangles that shine and clink on their wrists.

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Kick A$$ Afghan Girls Skateboarding – Skateistan

What first started out as an Afghan NGO has turned into the International phenom called Skatistan.

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Sundance Winner “Valley of Saints” To Open Hamburg International Film Festival

Director Musa Syeed’s romantic drama “Valley of Saints” will open next month’s 20th annual Hamburg Film Festival.

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