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Five Twitter follows you should make this month Twitter is full to bursting with inspirational women making a difference. Here are five of the best tweeters that are speaking openly about women’s issues (and who brighten our day!) 
 Amy Poehler, Amy Miles and Meredith Walker @smrtgrls Never mind smart girls, these are some seriously sassy ladies. So, if you like your female comedy with a side of inspiration, follow these little birdies. Our recent favourite Tweet:   “You are a bright light in a dark cave, an ice cream cone on a hot day, the rain in a drought and the rainbow that follows #ComplimentCity” 
 Malala Yousafzai @Malalafund Props to Malala, the youngest ever Nobel prize winner, who wrote an anonymous diary about life under Taliban rule in north-west Pakistan. Do you believe all women have the right to education? So does Malala, follow to find out what’s she doing about it. Our recent favourite Tweet:   “Today is #WorldBookDay, a day to remember a #book’s power to give us the ideas & #knowledge to change the world.” 
 Lena Dunham  @lenadunham It’s all about choices for Lena. She’s an advocate of women’s reproductive health and justice, as well as the genius behind the 2012 HBO series Girls. For a refreshingly honest opinion and tongue-in-cheek humor, follow Lena – you won’t regret it. Our recent favourite Tweet:   “Let’s bring back the MEAN PEOPLE SUCK sticker. We need it more than we did in the 90s!” 
 Emma Watson @emwatson The fabulous Emma Watson (“Hermione” of Harry Potter), is the UN Women Goodwill Ambassador and advocate of HeForShe, which campaigns for gender equality. If you want to follow a seriously elegant chica, this is your lady. Our recent favourite Tweet:   “WORLD <3 Remember that little talk we had about not believing everything written in the media?!” 
 Laci Green @gogreen18 If you haven’t come across vlogging yet, Laci Green is a great place to start. She’s straight up about sexual health and women’s issues, offering guidance and information in short video clips. Our recent favourite Tweet:   “Valentine’s shoutout to my bra.  Thx for having my back/mostly front when we’re running thru the streets late as hell.”

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A Taliban suicide bomber detonated a vehicle packed with explosives Monday outside the home of a senior police officer tasked with cracking down on militants in Pakistan's largest city.

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