Malala receives highest U.N. honor to promote girls education
After her designation, Guterres, Yousafzai and UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed, conversed with youth representatives from around the world on the theme of girls' education.
"You are a symbol of perhaps the most important thing in the world, education for all", he added.
"I stood here on this stage nearly three and a half years ago.and I told the world that education is the basic human right of every girl", Yousafzai said in her acceptance speech.
Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai has been named as the UN's youngest-ever Messenger of Peace.
In her acceptance speech, the outspoken Malala only reiterated her stance on the rights of education for every girl. "Girls were stopped from going to school". "From this day forward, we are all proud to call you Canadian", Trudeau said. Many also face violence, posing additional barriers for school attendance. And, according to Ziauddin, girls' education is an essential part in achieving world peace. "So speaking out, you can help people", she said.
What binds them all together is that they are leaders who have played iconic roles in world history, said Chris Alexander, the former Conservative immigration minister who oversaw the technical process behind getting Yousafzai citizenship.
Calling Malala an icon of courage and resistance, she said that she epitomizes the courage and resilience of the people of Pakistan who have long defied the odds to overcome the challenges that have confronted the country.
UN strongly condemns North Korea's latest missile launch
Most of North Korea's missiles use liquid propellant, which usually must be added on the launch pad before the weapon is fired. Pacific Command said in a statement around the same time that initial assessments showed the missile was a mid-ranged KN-15.
". All I had was a father and a family who said "yes you can speak".
Malala said that the honour she received today from the UN Secretary General who designated her as a UN Messenger of Peace, was also given to Pakistan as well.
The 19-year-old Yousafzai - known to all and sundry these days simply as "Malala" - was to address MPs and senators shortly in a joint session of Parliament, again marking yet another milestone as the youngest person ever to do so. "He needs to go and visit the refugee camps".
"This shows how little the global community is doing to educate refugee children", said Guterres.
Other Messengers of Peace include Leonardo DiCaprio, chosen for his work on climate change and other environmental issues, and Stevie Wonder, a committed campaigner for the rights of persons with disabilities.
Baahubali 2, a sequel to the 2015 hit Baahubali: The Beginning also stars veteran actors Sathyaraj, Ramya Krishnan and Rohini. Amid all the frenzy that Baahubali has created, not much has been said about the bond that Rajamouli and Prabhas share.
It flew a distance of around 60 kilometers (37 miles) and flew as high as 189 kilometers (117 miles), South Korean officials said. More recently, North Korea failed in an attempt to fire a missile off its east coast after it exploded shortly after launch.
That said, if the team plays well, more people will come to the park and prices can be increased for tickets, merchandise and ads. The Yankees' AL East rival, the Tampa Bay Rays, were ranked the least valuable franchise in baseball at a mere $825 million.
Tottenham beat Watford earlier in the day 4-0 to reduce the deficit separating them from Chelsea to four points. When asked about Diego Costa's recent goal drought, Conte said: "Diego Costa provoked the first goal .
Navy carrier group headed to the Korean Peninsula amid signs that Pyongyang is preparing for a sixth nuclear test. Trump ordered the strike in Syria in response to a deadly chemical weapons attack on Syrians.
With the new bits plugged in, the Demon's V8 can adjust its spark timing to take advantage of the higher-octane fuel. This upcoming 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon has been teased a total of 12 times earlier in the past few weeks.
The bearded American produced some brilliant reflex volleys and piercing returns to get the visitors right back in the contest. I'll be out there for some of Thommo's match and I think it's a good match up with him against Sock.
Leisure and hospitality payrolls increased 9,000, a third of February's job gains, as employment at amusement parks fell 6,900. In March, average hourly earnings of private-sector production and nonsupervisory employees increased by 4 cents to $21.90.
After following patients for a longer period of time, it was shown that for every 1,000 men screened, one to two lives were saved. Catching cancer early is essential to treating unsafe and aggressive forms of the disease, which can be a benefit from the test.
Despite hope that this year's bleaching wouldn't be "anything like last year", scientists returned with disheartening news. James Kerry , part of the team at the Australian Research Council's center of excellence for coral reef studies.
From being some of the happiest people on earth, Nigerians have slumped to the rank of the most depressed in Africa. With the right support and care, most people who experience depression will recover and live great lives.
Garcia wins hearts and Masters
Instead, in the playoff, Rose hit his tee shot into the trees, and from there all Garcia had to do was make par from the fairway. That, of course, was the year Phil Mickelson broke his own major drought by winning the Masters in dramatic fashion.
Executions in China said to outpace world despite decline
Meanwhile, 12 states, including Arkansas, yet to abolish the death penalty have not executed anyone for at least 10 years. Together these two states were responsible for the 80% of all executions in the country during the year.
Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk welcome first child
Bradley Cooper and girlfriend Irina Shayk have reportedly become parents after she gave birth to their first child. The Silver Linings Playbook star and the Russiam model inconspicuously welcomed their baby earlier this month.
Pearl Jam, Tupac, Yes, Journey to be inducted into Rock Hall
The event will honor the late rap star Tupac Shakur, along with Joan Baez, Electric Light Orchestra, Journey, Pearl Jam, and Yes. ELO, which kicked off the show with Berry's Roll Over Beethoven . and progressive British rockers Yes were also inducted Friday.
AP WAS THERE: US Congress declares war during WWI
Mexico would recover land lost to the United States in an earlier war, including Texas, in exchange for German gold and weapons. Secondly, the war had benefited the US economy and given birth to the world's most powerful military-industrial complex.
Your Amazon Fire TV is about to get way better
Now, imagine sharing your name with two of the world's most popular voice-activated Assistants, Amazon's Alexa and Apple's Siri. TV viewers will be able to speak to Alexa through a microphone built into the device's remote control.
Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form
Both he and Priebus also played key roles in the failed effort to push through a House bill to repeal Obamacare last month. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article . "He has to get that house in order".
Phil Mickelson's gambler pal convicted: 'I'm in total shock'
But the Securities and Exchange Commission accused Mickelson in a civil lawsuit of making almost $1 million in the stock trade. As the verdict was returned on 10 counts of conspiracy, securities fraud and wire fraud, Walters shook his head repeatedly.