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#NotSoOdd: Malala bonds with…Justin Bieber on FaceTime

She’s hobnobbed with world leaders and Hollywood celebrities but teenage Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai must be feeling particularly chuffed after enjoying a FaceTime chat with pop music wild child Justin Bieber. The 20-year-old Canadian star took to his Facebook page on Wednesday to reveal that he had caught up with …

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#Regret: Ogilvy and Mather apologizes for offensive Malala advert

International advertising giant Ogilvy and Mather apologized on Friday after using cartoon images of Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai being shot in a campaign for an Indian mattress brand. The poster ran the tagline ‘Bounce Back’ and featured a bloodied Malala – who was shot by the Pakistani Taliban for advocating …

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#Sold!: Malala portrait raises £60,000 for Nigerian Girls

A painted portrait of Malala Yousafzai, the schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban, fetched $102,500 (£60,000) at auction Wednesday in New York – with the money going to female education in Nigeria. The proceeds will be donated from her Malala Fund to a special fund designed to assist …

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