Taliban shoot Pakistani girl, 14, in the head on school bus …

…..  because she champions education of girls

Stable: Malala being transported between hospital wards. The teenage Pakistani children's rights activist was shot in the head on a school bus in the former Taliban stronghold of Swat

Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan have taken responsibility for the assassination attempt on Malala Yousafzai who was shot in front of her classmates in Mingora, Swat. The 14-year-old, a well known champion for equality in Pashtun areas, was shot twice on a school bus after a bearded man entered the bus and asked for her.

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