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Rahat Fateh Ali Khan awarded honourary degree by Oxford University

Khan attended a talk alongside Malala prior to the ceremony

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June 25, 2019


Bilawal Bhutto, Malala Yousafzai meet at a session of the Oxford University’s debating society

Despite compelling arguments for connectivity, Pakistan and India remain bitter enemies defined by old wars, says Bilawal

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February 22, 2019


Malala Yousafzai has a ball at Oxford’s Diwali Ball

Malala is currently studying philosophy, politics and economics at Oxford University

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November 13, 2018


Malala Yousafzai strikes a pose with Riz Ahmed

Malala is currently studying Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Oxford University

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October 30, 2018


Malala speaks about why lack of girls’ education is a global problem

She wants to live in a world where every girl is able to weigh her future career options

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October 27, 2018


Ask and you shall receive: Shah Rukh Khan accepts Malala’s invitation to visit Oxford University

Shah Rukh Khan was initially invited to visit by an Oxford University principal in 2016

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October 8, 2018


Documentary on Pakistani Nobel laureate Dr Abdus Salam to be screened

Pakistani students will screen a documentary on Pakistan’s first Nobel laureate, Dr Abdus Salam, on May 12. This will be the first screening of Salam – The First ̶M̶u̶s̶l̶i̶m̶ Nobel Laureate in the UK. It is a feature-length documentary about the life of the Pakistani physicist. According to the synopsis, “It is the story of…

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May 4, 2018


Central banks are independent institutions: Oxford University professor

Karachi : 22nd Zahid Husain Memorial Lecture: The Role of a Central Bank in National Economic Development by Professor Sir Paul Collier Creating a shared narrative induces mutual obligations on the part of the public to contribute towards economic development while introducing constraints on rulers at the same time. Central banks as a constitutionally independent institution,…

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February 2, 2018


Malala Yousafzai meets Chief Justice LHC at Oxford

OXFORD: Pakistani Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai met Lahore High Court’s Chief Justice Mansoor Ali Shah on Thursday at Oxford University.  Malala Yousafzai is an international icon and symbol of courage, strength and determination. It comes as no surprise that the Pakistani activist for education meets influential personalities every now and then. Most recently she…

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November 30, 2017


Muslim activist details rape claims against Oxford professor

PARIS: A Muslim feminist activist who has accused prominent Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan of violent rape detailed her claims in a hard-hitting interview Monday. The leading Oxford professor, whose grandfather founded Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood Islamist movement, is facing investigations in France for the alleged rape of two women. Ramadan has denied the accusations as a…

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October 30, 2017


The Making of Malala

By Shabana Mahfooz Nine years ago, a young school girl in Pakistan started writing a blog about her daily experiences. While those of an average school girl may not hold much interest to its readers, this particular experience was different. It helped give an insight in the then Taliban controlled region of Swat, who in…

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October 18, 2017


Malala shares light moment with brother after tweeting picture on first lecture at Oxford

NEWS DESK: Malala Yousafzai, one of Pakistan’s two Nobel laureates, announced that she has begun her studies at Oxford University by tweeting a picture of her study material. According to the caption she wrote, the day also marks five years to the day that she was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls’ education. The…

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October 10, 2017


Malala gets admission into Oxford University

LONDON: Malala Yousafzai has gotten admission to the prestigious University of Oxford. The seat at the prestigious varsity was confirmed after she cleared her A-Level examinations. Pakistan’s Nobel Peace Prize winner tweeted, “So excited to go to Oxford!! Well done to all A-level students – the hardest year. Best wishes for life ahead!” So excited…

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August 17, 2017


Malala to study politics at Oxford University?

Pakistani Nobel laureate and education activist Malala Yousafzai has given an admission test at the prestigious Oxford University where she hopes to study philosophy, politics and economics, media reports said on Friday. Interestingly, these three majors are usually the degrees chosen by prominent British politicians, civil society activists and media representatives. The nobel laureate in…

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January 13, 2017


Katrina Kaif to be a speaker at Oxford University

MUMBAI: Bollywood barbie doll Katrina Kaif is now adding another feather to her cap — a lecture in Oxford University. According to media reports, she is going to be one of the speakers in the Stage and Screen field at the Oxford University. Along with her, there are Hollywood actors like Academy Award winner Jeremy…

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January 13, 2017


Oxford ranked world’s top university, just as Brexit looms

LONDON: The University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world and feeder for the British elite, has topped a global education ranking for the first time, but its vice-chancellor warned that Brexit could damage its long-term prospects. Oxford knocked the leader for the last five years, California Institute of Technology, into second place…

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September 22, 2016


Oxford University honors Rahat Fateh Ali Khan with lifetime achievement award

LONDON: Renowned Pakistani Singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the prestigious Oxford University. Rahat, who is currently on a musical tour in the United Kingdom, received the award. In a Twitter message, Rahat said that he is honored to receive award from Oxford University. Rahat said that he was…

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July 13, 2016